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Higher oil prices take toll on Emirates profits

Higher oil prices take toll on Emirates profits

9 May 2019 Airline News

Emirates Group has seen profits fall by nearly half as the rising price of oil and strong US dollar took a toll on annual results. The Dubai-based group posted a profit of AED2.3 billion (US$631 million) for the financial year ended March 31st, down 44 per cent from last year.

Emirates signs SpiceJet codeshare partnership

Emirates signs SpiceJet codeshare partnership

24 April 2019 Airline News

Emirates and SpiceJet have signed a memorandum of understanding to enter into a reciprocal codeshare agreement. The deal is set to open new routes and destinations for passengers travelling between India and popular destinations across Africa, America, Europe and the Middle East.

Emirates goes double daily on Stansted connection

Emirates goes double daily on Stansted connection

13 March 2019 Airline News

Emirates has announced the launch of a second daily flight from Dubai International to London Stansted, starting July 1st. The additional flight means that Emirates customers will now have 11 daily flight options to and from three London airports. 

Airbus to cease production of A380 in 2021

Airbus to cease production of A380 in 2021

14 February 2019 Airline News

European plane manufacturer Airbus has taken the “painful” decision to cease deliveries of the A380 in 2021. The aircraft has struggled to compete with more efficient, smaller models in recent years.

On the Beach partners with Emirates for UAE holidays

On the Beach partners with Emirates for UAE holidays

15 January 2019 Airline News

Having fine-tuned its core business, which has historically focused on short-haul holidays, the online travel agent will introduce medium to long-haul holidays, which will focus on Dubai and popular Arabian Gulf beach resorts such as Ras Al Khaimah.