|Published : 15 Mar 2017, 20:49:26 | Updated : 15 Mar 2017, 21:04:37|
Dubai-Sylhet direct flight starts
Flydubai – a Dubai-based airlines – started its Dubai-Sylhet direct flights on Wednesday. Flydubai’s operations to and from Osmani International Airport began with a packed flight.
The flight from Dubai to Sylhet reached the Osmani Airport airport at 3:15 pm on Wednesday and departed for Dubai at 5:40pm with 169 passengers on board.
Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister Rashed Khan Menon received the 140 passengers of the plane upon their arrival at the Osmani Airport. Earlier in the day, the flight left Dubai for Sylhet around 7:55am.
Regarding the launching of the direct Dubai-Sylhet-Dubai flights, the authorities held a press conference where the civil aviation and tourism minister spoke as the chief guest. – source UNB