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(MENAFN) Airlines in Dubai plan to cover the growing passenger demand with Emirates expanding their fleet size up to 250 aircraft while flydubai to 100, according to the Emirates 24/7.

Thierry Antinori, Executive Vice-President and Chief Commercial Officer of Emirates, said: We will have 250 aircraft and we will fly to 170 destinations by 2020.

In response, Ghaith Al Ghaith, CEO of flydubai, said: We will have over 100 aircraft and fly to 100 destinations by 2020.

Flydubai has recently announced its plan to reach five more destinations, including Delhi, Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram in India; and Almaty and Shymkent in Kazakhstan.

 


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