Drunk flydubai pilot delays delays flight for 10 hours

A Dubai-bound flight from Nepal was delayed by nearly 10 hours after the pilot was found to be under the influence of alcohol, officials said. The flydubai flight eventually left Katmandu with a different crew. Crew members …

Flydubai denies rumours of attempted hijacking

Flydubai denied rumous about an attempted hijacking of one of its aircraft flying from Dubai to Kabul. The low-cost carrier said it was aware of reports circulating on social media about an attempted hijack, and confirmed they were …

IAC: Crashed Flydubai's Boeing was in good order

All systems of the crashed in Rostov-on-Don Boeing that belonged to the Flydubai airline were in good order, the Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC) reports. "Detailed analysis of the information, aimed at identifying all the …

Rostov-on-Don Airport starts its work

Work on eliminating the consequences of the air crash at the airport in Rostov-on-Don has been completed, the press service of the Russian Emergencies Ministry said. A runway section in an area of 350 square meters was damaged. Now the …

Russian tourists cancelling flights abroad

Russian travel agencies have begun receiving calls from tourists who want to cancel trips abroad after the crash in Rostov-on-Don, the press secretary of the Russian Union of the Travel Industry (PCT) Irina Turina said. …