Press Release


UNWTO saddened by the tragic accident of FlyDubai flight

Location: 
Madrid, Spain
19 Mar 16

UNWTO is deeply saddened by the news of the accident of Flydubai flight FZ981 in the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don.

 
 

On behalf of the international tourism community, UNWTO expresses its sympathies and condolences to the families and friends of the victims.

“It was with great sorrow that we heard the news of this tragedy and express our heartfelt solidarity with the families and friends of the passengers at this most difficult time”, said UNWTO Secretary-General, Taleb Rifai. 

 

Contact:

UNWTO Senior Media Officer: Ruth Gomez

Tel: (+34) 91 567 81 60

UNWTO Communications & Publications Programme

Tel: (+34) 91 567 8100 / Fax: +34 91 567 8218