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Emirates readies for Cairo A380 services

Emirates readies for Cairo A380 services

1 October 2019 Airline News

Emirates will operate an A380 service to Cairo International Airport tomorrow. The move makes the Dubai-based airline the first scheduled commercial carrier to operate an A380 flight into Egypt.

Emirates rejigs senior leadership positions

Emirates rejigs senior leadership positions

5 September 2019 Airline News

Adel Al Redha has taken up the role of chief operating officer, Adnan Kazim has become chief commercial officer and Sheikh Majid Al Mualla assumed the title of divisional senior vice president, international affairs.

Emirates goes global with in-flight Wi-Fi coverage

Emirates goes global with in-flight Wi-Fi coverage

Emirates’ passengers bound for the US will soon be able to enjoy Wi-Fi, mobile service connectivity and live TV, even when flying 40,000 feet over the North Pole and Arctic circle. Previously, on its flights to the US, which often travel over the polar region, passengers can find themselves without connectivity for up to four hours.

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.