Flydubai will resume Boeing 737 Max passenger flights on April 8, after the UAE lifted a 23-month safety ban on the jet in February, the airline said on Sunday.
Flydubai has complied with safety requirements issued by the UAE’s General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) to ensure the aircraft’s safe return to service, the company said in a statement.
“The Max is integral to Flydubai’s fleet and we are confident in the aircraft and its capabilities,” Ghaith Al Ghaith, Flydubai’s chief executive, said.
Flydubai is one of the world’s biggest customers of the 737 Max. The UAE has joined Canada, the US, Brazil and the European Union Aviation…