A Flydubai Boeing 737-800, registration A6-FEU performing flight FZ-724 from Odessa (Ukraine) to Dubai (United Arab Emirates), was accelerating for takeoff from Odessa’s runway 16 when the crew rejected takeoff at low speed. The aircraft came to a stop about 1000 meters/3300 feet down the runway. Smoke was observed from the aircraft, emergency services responded.
Ukraine National Police in Odessa reported an investigative task force has been dispatched on site. It was determined that the smoke originated from the region of the landing gear.