Media Centre Emirates (Operations)

2019
October
15,
2019
| 09:55 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 15 October, 2019: Following the recent debut of its flagship A380 aircraft to Cairo, Emirates will introduce a regular scheduled commercial A380 service to the Egyptian capital starting from 27 October 2019, four times a week. The only ai...
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October
02,
2019
| 11:28 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE: 02 October, 2019: Emirates’ award-winning A380 made its debut at Cairo International Airport (CAI) today as the airline brought its popular aircraft to Egypt for the first time. The landing demonstrated the airport’s readiness to accommod...
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September
29,
2019
| 01:34 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE - 29 September 2019: Emirates will be operating its A380 service to Cairo International Airport on 2 October 2019, making it the first scheduled commercial airline to operate an A380 flight into Egypt. With the intent to make the world’s l...
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July
15,
2019
| 11:35 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, 16 July 2019 – Emirates announced today its plan to launch a new daily service from Dubai (DXB) to Mexico City International Airport (MEX), via the Spanish city of Barcelona (BCN), starting on 9 December 2019. Emirates’ Mexico City flight w...
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July
04,
2019
| 06:02 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, U.A.E. 4 July, 2019 – Emirates has announced that it will resume flights to Khartoum, the capital of Sudan, from 08 July, 2019. The daily service between Dubai and Khartoum, will once again provide both business and leisure travellers in Su...
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July
04,
2019
| 04:46 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Porto becomes Emirates’ second destination in Portugal New flight provides direct access to the north of Portugal for global travellers PORTO, PORTUGAL –  4 JULY 2019 – Emirates has launched its new four times weekly service to Porto, its sec...
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July
01,
2019
| 08:36 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE 2 July 2019: Emirates is giving travellers to and from Oman more choice, comfort and luxury with the first arrivals of its double daily A380 services to Muscat.  Flights EK 862 and EK 864 were each welcomed with water cannon salutes upon a...
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June
18,
2019
| 06:35 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE, 18 June 2019 – Emirates will be expanding its services to Jeddah and Medina with an additional 46 flights to help facilitate travel for Hajj pilgrims heading to and from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The flights will be operated between 27...
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June
02,
2019
| 08:13 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE 2 June 2019 – Emirates’ first scheduled A380 services have just touched down in Boston and Amman for the summer season peak. The first scheduled A380 service landed in Amman on 1 June at 1555hrs local time and the second A380 service fr...
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May
30,
2019
| 08:05 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Airline to launch double daily A380 flights showcasing flagship aircraft in Oman Muscat A380 services will be shortest in Emirates’ network DUBAI, UAE 30 May 2019: Emirates is gearing up for a big summer in Muscat with the deployment of doub...
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April
23,
2019
| 05:57 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, U.A.E, 23 April 2019:  Emirates has announced the deployment of its latest Boeing 777-300 ER aircraft fitted with the ‘Game Changer’ First Class suites on its Dubai- Malé route from 1st June, 2019. The Maldivian capital will become the first d...
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April
18,
2019
| 10:35 AM Europe/Amsterdam
A380 service effective from 21 April Riyadh to become 51st destination on Emirates A380 network Dubai, UAE, 18 April 2019: Emirates will be providing more options and choice for its customers in Riyadh with the introduction of the first sch...
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April
15,
2019
| 04:46 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Measures result from 14 months of careful planning with stakeholders Customers urged to arrive early to airport to minimise delays DUBAI, UAE – 15 April 2019 – With the Southern Runway revamp starting tomorrow at Dubai International Airport,...
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April
15,
2019
| 04:15 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Airline completes reconfiguration of all 10 Boeing 777-200LR aircraft Last two Boeing 777-300 Classic aircraft retiring from fleet Dubai, U.A.E., 15 April 2019- Emirates is committed to offering its customers an unparalleled onboard experienc...
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April
14,
2019
| 06:17 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE, 14 April 2019 – In a move to offer a range of experiences and greater choice for its customers travelling for business and leisure, Emirates will be operating its latest Boeing 777-300ER aircraft fitted with the ‘Game Changer' First Class...
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April
09,
2019
| 08:03 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE, 10 April 2019: Emirates has completed the installation of bespoke Expo 2020 Dubai liveries on 40 aircraft, with its final A380 aircraft emblazoned in the distinctive orange ‘opportunity’ decal rolling out of the Emirates Engineering hanga...
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April
01,
2019
| 04:29 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 1 April 2019 – Emirates has resumed its operations to Zagreb for summer, serving the route until 26 October 2019. Its partner airline, flydubai will then begin to operate during the winter season. The strategic partnership between both ai...
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March
25,
2019
| 07:42 AM Europe/Amsterdam
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA – 25 March 2019 – Emirates today announced a seasonal increase to its existing daily service to Durban, with four additional flights a week, effective from 14 June to 04 August 2019. This is in response to growing demand fo...
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March
20,
2019
| 06:34 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, U.A.E., 20 March, 2019 – Emirates has announced it will increase the frequency of flights between Dubai and Cairo, adding four additional flights a week to its existing thrice-daily service, starting 28 October, 2019. The four new flights oper...
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March
11,
2019
| 06:46 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Airline will operate 11 daily flights to three points in London New flight timings enable even more convenient connection options Both Stansted flights will be operated by Emirates’ latest Boeing 777 DUBAI, U.A.E., 12th March 2019: Emirate...
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February
26,
2019
| 06:43 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 26 February 2019- Emirates Flight Operations has developed a new navigation technique that allows the airline to carry additional cargo into Kabul International airport. The innovative missed-approach procedure developed by the airline ha...
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February
19,
2019
| 06:18 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Four times weekly service Porto will become Emirates’ second destination in Portugal Travellers in northern Portugal will have direct access to Emirates’ global network via Dubai DUBAI, U.A.E., 19 FEBRUARY 2019 – Emirates announced today it ...
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February
14,
2019
| 04:07 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 14 February 2019 – 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 list prices. The latest generation Airbu...
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February
13,
2019
| 05:17 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Route to meet growing passenger demand and facilitate seamless travel between capital cities of Cambodia and Thailand; tourism from Southeast Asian countries vital to Cambodia’s economy Daily service between Bangkok and Phnom Penh to offer enhanc...
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February
12,
2019
| 07:29 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE: 12 February 2019 – Emirates has marked 20 years of successful operations in Lahore and Islamabad, two of Pakistan’s most populous cities. The award-winning airline has recorded solid year-on-year growth in Lahore and Islamabad over the ye...
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January
30,
2019
| 09:36 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Accra, Ghana, 30 January 2019 - Emirates, the award-winning airline has celebrated a milestone in its operation to Ghana, marking 15 years of service to Accra. The first Emirates flight flew into Kotoka International Airport in January 2004, and the ...
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January
17,
2019
| 05:49 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 17 January 2019: Emirates will operate its A380 aircraft to and from Amman between 01 June and 26 October 2019, in response to increased demand for travel during the summer period. This adjustment will see the airline operate one of its t...
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January
16,
2019
| 06:32 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Expanded global connectivity for travellers since start of partnership 14 months ago Exciting new destinations added and more to come Better and quicker connections One loyalty programme DUBAI, U.A.E., 16 JANUARY 2019 – The strategic partne...
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January
12,
2019
| 06:40 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Outlines impact of planned Dubai Airport Southern Runway closure Expects adjustments through the year in response to dynamic market conditions Dubai, U.A.E., 12 January 2019 - Emirates has announced adjustments to its operational schedules in...
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2018
December
17,
2018
| 08:55 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, U.A.E., 17 DECEMBER 2018 – Emirates today announced it will introduce a daily A380 service for a temporary period between Glasgow and Dubai from 16 April 2019.  It will be the first time the popular double decker aircraft will operate on a sch...
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