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Flydubai to launch India flights.

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Flydubai, Dubai's first low cost airline, is all set for take off to the Indian sub-continent with the announcement of a trio of routes to the region.

Flydubai will begin its Indian adventure with flights to the north eastern city of Lucknow on July 13 closely followed by Coimbatore in the south of the country on July 14.

The ticket prices to both these sectors will start from Dh425 ($116), including all taxes and one piece of hand baggage hand baggage nHandgepäck nt

hand baggage nbagaglio a mano 
 weighing up to 10kg.

The trio of destinations will be completed on July 23 when flights to the north western city of Chandigarh begin, said Ghaith Al Ghaith, CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board.  of flydubai.

'We are delighted to be able to announce our first three Indian destinations today. India is a very important market and we are looking forward to a long and successful future serving the needs of customers wishing to travel between the two countries.' 'A lot of work has gone into making this announcement possible and I would like to thank the Indian authorities for all their assistance.'

'There is a huge Indian expatriate Expatriate

An employee who is a U.S. citizen living and working in a foreign country.
 population living in the UAE (Uninterruptible Application Error) The name given to a crash in Windows 3.0. In subsequent versions of Windows, a crash was called a "General Protection Fault," "Application Error" or "Illegal Operation." See crash in Windows and abend.  and an even larger number of people keen to travel to the region for both business and pleasure.

'Flydubai is committed to making travel between Lucknow, Coimbatore, Chandigarh and the UAE a little less complex, a little less stressful and a little less expensive and we are confident this will help to stimulate more people to travel more often to these destinations,' he added.

The flight FZ449 will depart Dubai for Lucknow on July 13 and will operate four times per week.

Lucknow, with a population of more than 5 million, is the second largest city in north, east and central India, after Delhi. Popularly known as The City of Nawabs and the Golden City of the East, Lucknow is one of the top ten fastest growing cities in India This is a list of cities in India - * indicates capital cities of states of India. A
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  • Adilabad
  • Ariyalur
  • Agartala*
  • Agra
  • Ahmedabad
  • Ahmednagar
  • Aizwal*
  • Ajmer
  • Ajjampura
  • Akola
  • Aligarh
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. The thrice-weekly Coimbatore service, FZ413, will take off from Dubai on July 14. Coimbatore is in the South of India, and with a population of around 1 million, is the second largest city in Tamil Nadu Tamil Nadu (tăm`əl nä`d), formerly Madras (mədrăs`, mədräs`), state (2001 provisional pop. . Situated on the banks of the Noyyal River The Noyyal River rises from the Vellingiri hills in the Western Ghats in Tamil Nadu, southeastern India and drains into the Kaveri River. The river's basin is 180 km (112 mi) long and 25 km (16 mi) wide and covers a total area of 3,500 km² (1351 mi²). , Coimbatore has an extensive textile industry and is among the top 17 global outsourcing cities. Flydubai's third Indian destination, Chandigarh, also known as The Beautiful City, serves as the capital of two states, Punjab and Haryana.

With a population of around 1 million, Chandigarh is the richest city in India with a per capita income Noun 1. per capita income - the total national income divided by the number of people in the nation
income - the financial gain (earned or unearned) accruing over a given period of time
 of Rs 110,676 annually. Chandigarh is India's first planned city and is internationally renowned for its architecture and planning. FZ431 will become the first international flight to touch down at Chandigarh airport Chandigarh Airport (IATA: IXC, ICAO: VICG) is located in the Union Territory of Chandigarh, India. Airlines and Destinations
  • Air Deccan (Delhi, Jammu)
  • Indian Airlines (Delhi, Mumbai)
  • Jet Airways (Delhi)
 on July 23. Prices to Chandigarh start from Dh350 ($95.3), Al Ghaith added.-TradeArabia News Service

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