Tag: Emirates Airline

Flying on Emirates? No more flights as of Thursday

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2020 17:43

UPDATED INFORMATION: Some flights will operate - click here- mirates Airlines is the lifeline for the Gulf, India, and Africa in connecting people from every corner of the world. The ... Read More

Emirates launches fourth daily flight to Dhaka, Bangladesh

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- November 25, 2019 18:10

Emirates is adding a fourth daily service to Dhaka from 1 June 2020, to cater to Bangladesh's growing economy and the country's large diaspora who work and live in the ... Read More

Emirates airline orders 30 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner jets in $8.8 billion deal

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- November 20, 2019 18:15

Boeing and Emirates announced today they have finalized a purchase agreement for 30 787-9 Dreamliner airplanes, valued at $8.8 billion according to list prices. The agreement, signed at the Dubai ... Read More

Emirates Group: AED 1.2 billion profit in first half of 2019-20 financial year

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- November 7, 2019 22:05

The Emirates Group today announced its half-year results for its 2019-20 financial year. Group revenue was AED 53.3 billion (US$ 14.5 billion) for the first six months of 2019-20, down ... Read More

4000 tourism leaders will meet at Uzakrota Travel Summit Istanbul

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019 18:10

Uzakrota Travel Summit, an important international tourism sector event, will be organized for the 6th time in Istanbul. The Summit will take place at the Hilton Istanbul Bosphorus in Istanbul ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board records successful participation at 2019 Arabian Travel Market in Dubai

editor editor- May 3, 2019 23:04

The Seychelles Islands was represented at the 26th edition of the Arabian Travel Market (ATM), in Middle East's most popular travel trade event held from April 28 to May 1, ... Read More

Proud Emirates Revealed: The Emirates Pavilion

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 28, 2019 16:54

Emirates, Premier Partner and the Official Airline of Expo 2020 Dubai, today unveiled the design and visitor experience concepts of its ultramodern pavilion for the 6 month mega-event. The Emirates ... Read More

Arabian Travel Market 2019 opens tomorrow in Dubai

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 27, 2019 17:15

ETurboNews ready to exhibit at Arabian Travel Market where hospitality professionals from every corner of the world will gather in Dubai tomorrow (Sunday, April 28) for the opening of Arabian ... Read More

Arabian Travel Week launches in Dubai

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 24, 2019 09:40

Reed Travel Exhibitions will launch Arabian Travel Week – an umbrella brand comprising four co-located shows – during the 2019 edition of Arabian Travel Market (ATM) which opens its doors ... Read More

Emirates flying travelers to Zagreb this summer

editor editor- April 2, 2019 17:48

Zagreb is a city with a rich history and culture and is known for its 18th century architecture. It is a major draw for tourists in the summer, and to ... Read More

Emirates debuts new lounge at FCO Rome airport

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 5, 2019 00:12

Emirates premium customers who leave from Rome Leonardo da Vinci the main Italian airport can now count on higher levels of comfort and convenience, thanks to the opening of the ... Read More

Emirates airline launches new service between Dubai and Porto

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019 20:05

Emirates announced today it will launch a four times weekly service between Portugal’s second largest city, Porto, and Dubai, from 2 July 2019. Porto will become Emirates’ second destination in ... Read More

Emirates signs a new deal with Airbus

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- February 14, 2019 06:53

Emirates airline today announced an order for 40 A330-900 aircraft, and 30 A350-900 aircraft, in a heads of agreement signed with Airbus. The deal is worth US$ 21.4 billion at ... Read More

China Southern Airlines and Emirates sign codeshare agreement

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019 17:10

Guangzhou-based China Southern Airlines and UAE's Emirates airline have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to progress on a comprehensive reciprocal codeshare agreement, which is set to open up new ... Read More

Airbus confirms discussions with Emirates Airline about its A380 contract

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2019 20:03

Airbus SE confirms it is in commercial discussions with Emirates Airline in relation to its A380 contract. The details of Airbus’ commercial discussions with customers remain confidential, but, according to ... Read More

Dubai Runway Closure: Emirates adjusts schedule

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 12, 2019 09:02

Emirates has announced adjustments to its operational schedules in 2019 to minimise the impact of the closure of Dubai International Airport’s Southern Runway in April and May 2019, and to ... Read More

Emirates 2018: 192,000 flights and 59 million passengers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 31, 2018 02:59

Emirates carried over 59 million passengers on more than 192,000 flights in 2018. "We had our challenges in 2018, however, we continued to maximize opportunities by deploying our capacity to ... Read More

Emirates partners with Star Alliance Airline SAA

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 18, 2018 08:35

Emirates, and Star Alliance Member South African Airways (SAA), the South African flag carrier, are expanding their strategic cooperation with enhancements to its codeshare agreement, opening up new destinations for ... Read More

CEO Ahmed of Emirates calls Lions Air B737 MAX crash a snag

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018 23:14

Fly Dubai is awaiting delivery of the Boeing 737 MAX, the same aircraft that just had a deadly crash when a Lion Air B737 MAX crashed in Indonesia recently. The ... Read More

Emirates Airline signs new sponsorship deal with New York Cosmos

editor editor- June 10, 2013 08:00

Emirates Airline has signed a sponsorship deal with the most famous name in US Major League Soccer - the revived New York Cosmos. Read More

Emirates adds property development to its fast growing aviation empire

editor editor- April 26, 2013 06:17

Emirates Airline is adding property development to its fast expanding aviation empire as it hires thousands of cabin crew, pilots and engineers. Read More

Emirates signs five-year deal to sponsor French Open tennis tournament

editor editor- April 19, 2013 09:26

DUBAI, UAE - Emirates Airline has signed a five-year deal to sponsor the French Open tennis tournament, the Dubai carrier has announced. Read More

Emirates to sign sponsorship deal with Real Madrid

editor editor- April 15, 2013 09:44

DUBAI, UAE - Dubai's Emirates airline is set to sign a shirt sponsorship deal with Real Madrid worth up to 30 million euros (Dh144 million) a year, the latest high ... Read More

Emirates Airline launches new dynamic between Brazil and Seychelles

editor editor- August 30, 2012 06:52

A new dynamic in relationship has been launched in Brazil between Emirates Airline and the tourism destination of the Seychelles, whose Minister responsible for Tourism was in Brazil to open ... Read More

Emirates to restart service to Libya after 18-month suspension

editor editor- August 14, 2012 11:06

The largest carrier in the Middle East, Dubai-based Emirates Airline, will re-start flights to Libya in October after suspending them for almost 18 months due to violent unrest and chaos ... Read More

Emirates introduces A380 on Amsterdam route

editor editor- August 6, 2012 08:22

KAMPALA, Uganda (eTN) - Emirates Airline is now deploying the world’s largest passenger aircraft on the route between Dubai and Amsterdam, making the Dutch capital city its 19th A380 destination. Read More

Qantas mulls partnership with Emirates

editor editor- July 27, 2012 07:34

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Australia’s biggest carrier Qantas confirmed on Thursday that it’s in talks with Emirates and other airlines for potential alliance to help revive its struggling in Read More

Emirates to serve JFK with twice daily A380 flights

editor editor- July 6, 2012 09:01

NEW YORK, NY - Emirates Airline is set to become the first airline in the world to serve a U.S. city with a second-daily A380 service. Read More

Emirates Airline embarking on major expansion

editor editor- July 5, 2012 05:45

DUBAI, UAE - Emirates Airline said it is embarking on a major expansion of its route network with three additional destinations to be launched in the next six months, on ... Read More

Dubai’s Emirates Airline ready to invest in India

editor editor- March 23, 2012 08:27

Emirates Airline's chairman Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Maktoumis announced that the carrier is open to investments in India. Read More

Emirates to launch Dubai-Lisbon flight in July

editor editor- February 14, 2012 07:21

DUBAI, UAE - Emirates will start flights to Portugal's capital city Lisbon from July 9, the airline said in a statement. Read More

Emirates hires banks to arrange loan for aircraft financing

editor editor- February 8, 2012 09:49

DUBAI, UAE - Emirates airline has hired three Dubai banks to arrange a 1.9-billion dirhams ($517.3 million) Islamic loan facility to finance three aircraft, the chief executive of one of ... Read More

Emirates acquires one of the biggest online travel agents in UK

editor editor- January 4, 2012 06:39

Dnata, the holidays and baggage handling arm of Emirates Airline, has bought control of one of the biggest online travel agents in Britain. Read More

Boeing, Emirates announce order for 50 777-300ERs

editor editor- November 14, 2011 05:14

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Boeing and Dubai-based Emirates Airline today announced an order for 50 Boeing 777-300ERs (Extended Range) plus options for an additional 20 of the popular twin-aisle ... Read More

Boeing begins work on 1,000th 777

editor editor- November 10, 2011 04:56

EVERETT, Wash. - Boeing workers today began assembling the 1,000th 777. The airplane is a Boeing 777-300ER (extended range) model. It will be delivered to Dubai-based Emirates Airline in March ... Read More