Emirates, flydubai announce extensive partnership deal

Emirates and flydubai today, July 17 unveiled an extensive partnership which will see the two Dubai-based airlines join forces to offer customers unmatched travel options. Both airlines will continue to be managed independently, but will leverage each other’s network to scale up their operations and accelerate growth. The innovative partnership goes beyond

Emirates’ 41st dedicated lounge at Boston Logan Airport

Emirates announced the grand opening of its 41st dedicated lounge located at Boston Logan International Airport on July 13. The lounge is now open to Emirates First Class and Business Class customers as well as Platinum and Gold members of Skywards, the airline’s frequent flyer program. The Emirates Lounge is a dedicated

Emirates’ double daily flight to Brussels soon

Emirates will introduce an additional daily flight to Brussels, complementing Emirates’ existing schedule and providing a double-daily service to customers from 29 October 2017. “The new scheduled flight will be added to meet the growing demand for travel on the route” Emirates sources said. The second daily flight to be operated by

Emirates wins world’s best inflight entertainment award

Emirates has won World’s Best Inflight Entertainment award for a record 13th year at the prestigious Skytrax World Airline Awards 2017. The airline also picked up the award for Best First Class Comfort Amenities. The Skytrax World Airline Awards are considered a global benchmark of airline excellence. This year’s results were

Emirates SkyCargo commences freighter service to Luxembourg

Emirates SkyCargo, the world’s largest international cargo airline, has operated the first of its scheduled weekly freighter service to Luxembourg on 12 June 2017. Emirates SkyCargo’s freighter operation between Luxembourg and Dubai World Central is one of the first steps in the implementation of the strategic operational partnership between Emirates SkyCargo

Emirates launches flights to Croatia

Emirates’ inaugural Boeing 777-300ER flight from Dubai touched down in Zagreb on June 1, to a water cannon salute and traditional Croatian folk dancers, with more than 350 passengers on board. A welcome reception was held in the airport’s brand new terminal, followed by a press conference, gift exchange ceremony and

Emirates to fly all A380 services to Beijing and Shanghai

Emirates will provide an all-A380 service to Beijing and Shanghai, when the second daily flights to both the destinations will be operated by the super jumbo Boeing from July 1, replacing the currently used Boeing 777-300ER. The move will increase capacity to both Beijing and Shanghai, offering Emirates passengers even more

Emirates Group posts US$ 670 million profit in 2016-17

The Emirates Group, comprising Emirates Airline and dnata and their subsididiaries, today May, 11 announced its 29th consecutive year of profit and steady business expansion, despite a turbulent year for aviation and travel. Released today in its 2016-17 Annual Report, the Emirates Group posted a US$ 670 million profit for the