Media Centre Emirates (The Emirates Experience)

2019
December
12,
2019
| 11:25 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 12 December 2019 - A master class in the appreciation of Ceylon Tea took place at 40,000 feet when Emirates and Dilmah celebrated a 27-year partnership on board an Emirates A380 flight from Dubai to London this week. Held at the iconic...
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October
01,
2019
| 09:12 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 1 Oct 2019 – Emirates carried approximately 16 million passengers over summer, from June to August, and 75% of these customers highly rated their inflight entertainment experience -according to Emirates’ inflight survey. With an entertain...
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May
21,
2019
| 07:52 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 21 May 2019 – All the features in the Emirates app are now available in Arabic, bringing the total number of languages supported to 19. The Emirates app currently receives an average of 600,000 monthly downloads and allows users to search...
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2018
November
26,
2018
| 06:15 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 27 November 2018 – To provide passengers with even more comfortable transfers when they arrive, depart or transit at Dubai international Airport, Emirates has taken the initiative to bring in a fleet of new high tech buses for airside pas...
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October
29,
2018
| 05:55 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Use of biometric technology across multiple points from check-in to boarding is first in the world in terms of its integration across airport stakeholders Advanced stage of implementation with testing programme already “live”, and pilot trials invol...
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October
25,
2018
| 04:11 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 25th October 2018:  Emirates, one of the world’s most awarded airlines for its industry-leading services, invites global travellers to “Fly Better” with the launch of its bold new brand promise. “On this day in 1985, Emirates flew its ...
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September
12,
2018
| 06:18 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Las Vegas, USA, 12 September 2018 – Emirates airline’s fully-enclosed First Class Private Suites, launched in November last year on its Boeing 777 aircraft, has been awarded gold by Future Travel Experience (FTE) in the “Up in the Air” category. T...
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July
31,
2018
| 07:41 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Over 105 million passengers have experienced the Emirates A380 since 2008 Over 1.5 billion kilometres travelled, equivalent of 39,000 trips around the globe Aircraft is a customer favourite, playing a significant role in Emirates’ growth and netw...
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July
18,
2018
| 06:42 AM Europe/Amsterdam
18 July 2018 – Emirates has won World’s Best Inflight Entertainment award for the 14th year in a row at the prestigious Skytrax World Airline Awards 2018. The airline also secured a service excellence award for best airline staff service in the Middl...
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March
20,
2018
| 12:02 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Airline highlights the role of air transport in bringing people together For the second year in a row, Emirates spreads staff joy with free service related tickets DUBAI, UAE - 20 March 2018: Emirates is marking International Happiness Day by...
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March
06,
2018
| 06:35 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 6 March 2018: Please find attached a selection of images from a recent event that took place in Dubai during the weekend of March 2. The event was the first yearly convention hosted by CVC, Brazil’s largest travel tour operator, overseas ...
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February
12,
2018
| 07:06 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, 12 February 2018 – Emirates' travellers are in for a treat this February with a specially curated selection of festive Lunar New Year goodies. Available for a limited time only, passengers travelling from Dubai to Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou,...
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February
08,
2018
| 05:05 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 8 February 2018: Emirates Official Store has launched a limited edition Arabic coffee cup collection in collaboration with Silsal. The Silsal for Emirates collection of six Arabic fine porcelain coffee cups are adorned with the word ‘Al E...
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January
16,
2018
| 05:14 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Emirates’ latest campaign says upgrade your airline, not just your seat Light-hearted series of videos show creative attempts at getting a seat upgrade Dubai, UAE, 16 January 2018 – Emirates, the Best Airline in the World and Best Economy Cla...
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2017
December
09,
2017
| 07:35 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 10 Dec 2017 – Emirates is spreading the festive joy with treats across all cabin classes this December. Customers travelling for the holidays will enjoy several Christmas specials both on the ground and on board from food to entertainment...
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November
06,
2017
| 07:32 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Flyers on airline’s Brussels and Geneva routes to be first to experience new cabins from 1st December  DUBAI, U.A.E., 6th November 2017 - Emirates today confirmed that its first two Boeing 777-300ER aircraft fitted with its soon-to-launch Firs...
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October
21,
2017
| 03:59 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, U.A.E., 22 October 2017 - Emirates serves more than 100 million meals a year with the same attention to detail in First, Business and Economy Class. Catering for more than 55 million dine-in guests a year travelling to and from 144 cities acro...
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October
19,
2017
| 06:39 AM Europe/Amsterdam
· Under 12s bored 49 minutes and 47 seconds into their long-haul journey · Top 3 worries for parents when travelling with their children on a plane include entertaining their children (64%), disturbing other passengers (43%) and keeping their kids...
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October
18,
2017
| 09:21 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 18 October 2017 – Emirates, the world’s largest A380 operator, is set to receive its milestone 100th A380 aircraft on 3rd November.   Over 80 million passengers have flown on the superjumbo in the nine years since it first joined Emira...
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October
17,
2017
| 08:56 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 17 October 2017: Recognising the vital role of food in celebrations and traditions that bring people together, Emirates’ Cabin Crew surprised and delighted residents of all ages in the heart of Dubai, marking the start of Diwali. Watch...
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August
30,
2017
| 07:30 AM Europe/Amsterdam
31st August 2017 - DUBAI, U.A.E: Emirates carried thousands of fans from around the world to be part of a unique musical voyage with the “Stars on Board” 2017 cruise which took place onboard the Royal Caribbean Cruise ship Freedom of the Seas.       ...
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August
01,
2017
| 07:24 AM Europe/Amsterdam
1 August 2017, Dubai, UAE - Emirates’ newly revamped A380 Onboard Lounge has made its operational debut on a flight to Kuala Lumpur, marking the 9th anniversary of the airline’s award-winning A380 service. The Onboard Lounge was first introduced o...
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July
24,
2017
| 06:30 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, July 24, 2017: Championing the importance of women’s contributions to the growth and development of aviation, Emirates recently hosted Shaesta Waiz for a Boeing 777 simulator challenge in its home base of Dubai. Waiz is the founder and pi...
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July
13,
2017
| 05:56 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, U.A.E., 13 July, 2017 – Emirates today announced the grand opening of its 41st dedicated lounge located at Boston Logan International Airport. The lounge, which marked a soft opening in April 2017, is now open to Emirates First Class and Busin...
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July
06,
2017
| 07:12 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Unlimited data usage for Emirates Skywards Platinum and Gold members Unlimited data usage for all Emirates Skywards members travelling in First and Business Class Up to 50% discount for Skywards Silver and Blue travelling in Economy Class Non-Sk...
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June
21,
2017
| 07:41 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE, 21 June 2017 – 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 Sky...
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June
06,
2017
| 07:48 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 6 June 2017 – Emirates has partnered with BMW Group to provide a fleet of luxury automobiles for its complimentary Chauffeur-drive service for Business Class passengers in the UAE. The new fleet, featuring BMW 520i Touring cars, is bei...
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May
31,
2017
| 07:20 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE, 31 May 2017 – Emirates’ customers can explore more of Dubai this summer by enjoying exclusive offers and discounts across the city with My Emirates Pass, which turns the Emirates boarding pass into an exclusive membership card. Those f...
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May
30,
2017
| 10:33 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 30 May 2017 – Emirates today confirmed that its new First Class product will be showcased at the Dubai Air Show in November. Making its debut onboard a Boeing 777-300ER, Emirates’ new First Class cabin will feature 6 private suites laid o...
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