Emirates Airline

Etihad and Emirates to launch digital IATA travel pass

Etihad Airways and Emirates airline plan to launch the digital IATA Travel Pass....


Emirates pushes forward delivery of its first Boeing 777X to 2023

Emirates airline delays the delivery of its first Boeing 777X jet to 2023....


Emirates finally installs Premium cabin on flagship A380

While the Boeing 777X is stuck in development, Emirates airline debuts its brand new Premium Economy Cabin on its oldie flagship A380. ...


Emirates indicates growing demand for Christmas travel

Emirates indicated that during the Christmas holiday season more than 200,000 passengers would fly with the air carrier through Dubai International Airport (DXB)....


Emirates signs interline deal to expand in South Africa

Emirates airline and Airlink, a regional South Africa-based air carrier, signed an interline agreement under which the largest airline and flag carrier of the United Arab Emirates would expand its reach to the region....


Etihad Airways extends salary cuts; Emirates returns to normal

Etihad Airways has reportedly decided to prolong salary cuts for its staff until the end of 2020. Meanwhile, Emirates airline announced that full employee salaries would come back in October of the same year....


Emirates July 2020 network grows to 52 destinations

Emirates plans to restart flights to Cairo, Tunis, Glasgow, and Malé, bringing its network to 52 destinations in July 2020. The airline is actively expanding its recovering network after Dubai’s announced the impending reopening for business and leisure travelers. ...


Emirates flagship A380 to return to Europe

As Dubai is reopening for foreign visitors, Emirates airline is planning to bring back its flagship Airbus A380 to scheduled service. The first flights to Europe, namely to London Heathrow (UK) and Paris (France), will commence in mid-July 2020....


Two Emirates A380 incidents prompt internal rule change

Australia’s ATSB unveiled why Emirates forbids its A380 pilots from making RNP approaches in Australia and New Zealand. The prohibition tracks its roots to eerily similar incidents in Melbourne Airport, when passengers-carrying Emirates Airbus A380 superjumbos descended too low while on approach to the airport/ below controlled airspace.  ...


Emirates to suspend passenger flights

As multiple countries have closed their borders due to the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak, Emirates is suspending the vast majority of its passenger flights starting from March 25, 2020....