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First Class Comes to Miami-Bogotá Route as Emirates Launches Daily Flights

First Class Comes to Miami-Bogotá Route as Emirates Launches Daily Flights

9 June 2024 Press Release Airline News

Emirates, the renowned airline, has launched its eagerly anticipated services to Bogotá, the capital of Colombia, marking its fourth destination in South America and extending its reach to 19 points across the Americas. The inaugural flight, EK213 from Miami, was greeted with traditional Colombian dance at El Dorado International Airport, where a delegation of VIPs including ambassadors and aviation officials gathered to commemorate the occasion.

Emirates’ A380 Draws Prominent Guests and Trade Visitors at ILA Berlin 2024

Emirates’ A380 Draws Prominent Guests and Trade Visitors at ILA Berlin 2024

8 June 2024 Press Release Airline News Travel Events News

Emirates showcased its A380 aircraft at ILA Berlin 2024, welcoming prominent guests including German Federal Ministers and regional leaders. The aircraft attracted significant attention, hosting over 1,800 trade guests during the event. Demonstrating a commitment to sustainability, Emirates announced a positioning flight from Berlin to Dubai using blended Sustainable Aviation Fuel.

Emirates Joins IATA’s Turbulence Aware Platform for Safer Air Travel

Emirates Joins IATA’s Turbulence Aware Platform for Safer Air Travel

Emirates has integrated with the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) Turbulence Aware Platform, becoming the first airline to incorporate this within Lufthansa Systems’ Lido mPilot mobile navigation solution. This collaboration equips pilots with real-time, accurate turbulence information, enhancing safety, operational efficiency, and passenger comfort.

Emirates Receives Certified Autism Center™ Designation Plaques for all Check In Facilities in Dubai

Emirates Receives Certified Autism Center™ Designation Plaques for all Check In Facilities in Dubai

19 May 2024 Press Release Airline News Organisations & Operators

Emirates received the official Certified Autism Center™ Designation plaques for all four of its Dubai Check In facilities - Emirates City Check-in & Travel Store in DIFC, Emirates Cruise Check In - Port Rashid, Emirates Cruise Check In - Dubai Harbour and Emirates City Check-In Ajman, as well as for the Emirates’ dedicated hub in Terminal 3 at Dubai International Airport (DXB).

Emirates returns to Nigeria from 1 October

Emirates returns to Nigeria from 1 October

16 May 2024 Press Release Airline News

Emirates will resume services to Nigeria from 1 October 2024, operating a daily service between Lagos and Dubai, and offering customers more choice and connectivity from Nigeria’s largest city to, and through, Dubai.

Emirates Group announces 2023-24 results

Emirates Group announces 2023-24 results

13 May 2024 Press Release Airline News Organisations & Operators

The Emirates Group today released its 2023-24 Annual Report, hitting new record profit, revenue, and cash balance levels. Both Emirates and dnata saw significant profit and revenue increases in 2023-24, as the Group expanded its operations around the world to meet strong customer demand for its high-quality products and services.

Emirates returns to Edinburgh with a daily A350 service

Emirates returns to Edinburgh with a daily A350 service

12 May 2024 Press Release Airline News

Emirates has announced it will resume flight operations to Edinburgh starting from 4 November 2024. The highly anticipated return to the Scottish capital will complement the airline’s current A380 daily flight to Glasgow and offer customers 14 weekly flights to/from the country. The Dubai to Edinburgh route will be served utilising the Emirates A350-900 aircraft in a three-class configuration, with 32 lie-flat seats in Business Class, 21 seats in Premium Economy and 259 seats in Economy Class.

Emirates and MSC Cruises Renew Partnership for Two More Seasons

Emirates and MSC Cruises Renew Partnership for Two More Seasons

Emirates and MSC Cruises have renewed their partnership for another two seasons, cementing Dubai’s position as a major cruise hub. Announced at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) in Dubai, UAE, the partnership builds on an existing 10-year relationship and will leverage the strengths of the airline and MSC Cruises to enhance the guest experience and support the growth of Dubai’s cruise tourism eco-system.

Jamaica to partner with Emirates Airline as one of the Caribbean Hubs for the Middle East

Jamaica to partner with Emirates Airline as one of the Caribbean Hubs for the Middle East

Following fruitful discussions with Senior Executives of Emirates Airline, Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett says plans are underway to include Jamaica as one of the hubs for the airline in the Caribbean. Emirates Airline, based in Dubai, is one of the world’s fastest growing airlines that connects its customers to a network of over 150 destinations.

Emirates wins top travel awards

Emirates wins top travel awards

10 May 2024 Press Release Airline News Travel Events News

Emirates took home top honours at the Business Travel Middle East Awards (BTME), World Travel Awards (WTA) 2024, and International Loyalty Awards 2024, in recognition of its initiatives to provide best-in-industry travel experiences, in the air and on the ground.

Emirates Inks Strategic Tourism Agreements with Hong Kong, Seychelles and Sri Lanka

Emirates Inks Strategic Tourism Agreements with Hong Kong, Seychelles and Sri Lanka

Underscoring Emirates’ commitment to boost tourism inflows across its network, the airline has reaffirmed its strategic cooperation with Tourism Seychelles and the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau and has forged a new partnership with the Hong Kong Tourism Board. Emirates has pledged its renewed commitment with Tourism Seychelles, supporting the island’s efforts to promoting tourism and trade to the country. The MoU was signed by Ahmed Khoory, Emirates’ SVP Commercial - West Asia & Indian Ocean, and Sherin Francis, Principal Secretary Tourism Department, Tourism Seychelles, in the presence of Nabil Sultan, Emirates’ Executive Vice President, Passenger Sales and Country Management.