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Rytis Beresnevicius

Struggling Emirates could pose problems not only for the airline

While usually, a struggling airline does not have major implications on a local economy, the latest results posted by Emirates could spell trouble for Dubai....


Rytis Beresnevicius

Emirates to receive financial aid from Dubai government

The Crown Prince of Dubai Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum announced that the local government is willing to inject more funds into Emirates, a cornerstone piece for the local economy, as he indicated....


AeroTime Team

FedEx flight FX5092 reports emergency and diverts to Cologne

A FedEx flight from Liege (Belgium) to Dubai (UAE) was diverted to Cologne (Germany) after declaring an emergency....


Rytis Beresnevicius

Clark: Emirates does not expect to receive a single 777X in 2020

Emirates Clark's skepticism of Boeing's ability to deliver the 777X on time seems to be growing. While speaking at a conference, the airlines' president did not have high hopes of receiving the aircraft on time:...


Rytis Beresnevicius

Terrifying Landing Attempt On An Emirates Flight

On a flight between Dubai and Newcastle, the passengers experienced probably one of the scariest ordeals in their life, as an Emirates Boeing 777 attempted to land in Newcastle....


Ruta Burbaite

Emirates receives its 190th Boeing 777, teases “blinged-out” jet

Emirates announced it has taken delivery of the final Boeing 777-300ER aircraft on its order books, marking this the 190th B777 to be delivered to the airline. The announcement comes just over a week after Emirates posted an image of a “blinged out” 777 on social media, sparking a media frenzy.   ...


AeroTime Team

Dubai International retains world top position for 4th year

It was announced on September 11, 2018, that Dubai International Airport (the United Arab Emirates) retained its position as the world’s number one international airport for the fourth consecutive year in 2017, with annual traffic exceeding 88.2 million passengers....


Clement Charpentreau

UAE authorities deny Dubai airport attack by Houthi drone

The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) in the United Arab Emirates denies Yemeni Houthis claim that a drone attack was carried out on Dubai International Airport (DXB) on August 27, 2018....


Ruta Burbaite

SunExpress to fly into 2019 with new 737 MAX 8s, new destinations

In 2019, Sun Express will add five new 737 MAX 8s to its fleet, at which point Sun Express Deutschland will also take delivery of its first 737 MAX 8....


Clement Charpentreau

Flydubai denies rumor of hijacked flight

The flight FZ301 from Dubai International Airport (DXB) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) to Hamid Karzai International Airport (KBL) in Kabul, Afghanistan, was re-routed to back to Dubai mid-flight due to a “disruptive” passenger. The first reports were suspecting  hijacking attempt. Flydubai denies this rumor....