Emirates customers can now plan their travels as the airline unveils the latest industry-first initiative to provide expanded, multi-risk travel cover on top of its current Covid-19 cover.
Emirates has announced plans to operate its A380 aircraft four times a day to London Heathrow from November 27th and six times a week to Manchester from December 2nd.
The duo plan to offer single-ticket travel through Emirates’ gateways in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban to domestic points such as Port Elizabeth, East London and George.
Emirates Group has announced a net loss of AED14.1 billion (US$ 3.8 billion) for the first six months of financial year, down from a profit of AED862 million (US$ 235 million) for the same period last year.
The deal will offer Emirates’ passengers connectivity to more than 25 domestic destinations in South Africa and more than 20 regional destinations in southern Africa.
Budapest will re-join the network from October 21st, with Bologna, Dusseldorf and Hamburg to follow on November 1st. Lyon will be added on November 4th.
The service is now available to customers travelling to all destinations except to the US, Canada, China, India and Hong Kong due to additional requirements from these destinations.