Emirates Airline News

Emirates extends FA Cup sponsorship in UK

Emirates extends FA Cup sponsorship in UK

10 August 2017 Airline News

Emirates and the Football Association have announced a three year contract extension to their successful existing partnership of the FA Cup. The agreement will see the tournament continue to be named The Emirates FA Cup through until 2021.

Emirates and flydubai announce extensive new partnership

Emirates and flydubai announce extensive new partnership

17 July 2017 Airline News

Emirates and flydubai have unveiled an extensive partnership which will see the two Dubai-owned airlines join forces to offer customers new 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.

Dry cleaning an Airbus A380 with Emirates

Dry cleaning an Airbus A380 with Emirates

4 June 2017 Videos

On the occasion of World Environment Day, Emirates is showcasing an environmentally friendly aircraft cleaning technique that enables the airline to save millions of litres of water every year, reports Phil Blizzard in Dubai.

Emirates brings second A380 to Birmingham, UK, route

Emirates brings second A380 to Birmingham, UK, route

Emirates will be introducing a second daily A380 service between Dubai and Birmingham, beginning October 2017. Flight EK39/40, currently operated by a Boeing 777, will now be operated by the iconic and highly popular Emirates A380, adding to the existing daily A380 already operating on the route.

Emirates adds third daily service to Brisbane, Australia

Emirates adds third daily service to Brisbane, Australia

13 May 2017 Airline News

Emirates is introducing a third daily service to Brisbane, Australia from December 2017, complementing the existing two daily services. The direct service, to be operated on a B777-200LR aircraft with eight seats in First Class, 42 in Business Class and 216 in Economy Class, will increase capacity on the route by 3,724 seats a week, inbound and outbound between Brisbane and Emirates’ hub Dubai.

Emirates goes all-A380 on Melbourne route

Emirates goes all-A380 on Melbourne route

3 May 2017 Airline News

Emirates will provide an all-A380 service from Melbourne when it upgrades its third daily flight from the Australian city, EK408 and EK409, from a Boeing 777-300ER to an A380 operation. The move will add 945 seats per week to the Australian city from March 2018, representing a ten per cent increase in capacity.