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Emirates edges closer to flydubai cooperation

Air Transport World  2017-06-22 11:32:00

Closer linkages are in prospect between Dubai-based Emirates Airline and local low-cost carrier (LCC) flydubai.read more

Emirates balks at A380 order until superjumbo?s fate is clear

gulfnews.com  2017-06-21 14:26:48

Airbus this week formalised plans to fit the A380 with fuel-saving winglets to help boost efficiency by as much 4 per cent

Emirates interested in A380-plus?with caveats

Air Transport World  2017-06-21 14:02:00

Emirates Airline is interested in the package of proposed improvements unveiled at the Paris Air Show this week for the Airbus A380, but president Tim Clark is keen that the Airbus should find more operators ...

Emirates chief hopeful for laptop ban solution

Air Transport World  2017-06-21 12:51:00

Emirates Airline president Tim Clark is optimistic the US ban on large personal electronic devices (PEDs) in carry-on baggage on routes from Middle East airports to the US will be resolved.read more

Emirates seeks more than winglets to order additional A380 jets

gulfnews.com  2017-06-21 12:03:47

Airbus recently formalised plans to equip the superjumbo with fuel-saving winglets

Emirates looking at Saudi Arabia to make up for drop in U.S. demand

Reuters  2017-06-21 08:32:57

PARIS (Reuters) - Emirates, the Middle East's largest airline, is looking to the region's biggest economy, Saudi Arabia, to help make up for a drop in demand that has forced it to keep five aircraft grounded.

Five UAE-based carriers have suspended all flights to and from Doha

gulfnews.com  2017-06-18 12:30:49

No flights from commercial carriers such as Emirates, Etihad Airways, flydubai, and Air Arabia, as well as Royal Jet

New twist in red-hot airline competition on the Tasman

The New Zealand Herald  2017-06-18 04:49:09

The transtasman aviation market is in for a shake-up next month as Emirates takes off a superjumbo and partner airline Qantas replaces it with more frequent flights with a new plane between Auckland and ...

Flydubai to expand African presence

Air Transport World  2017-06-16 18:23:00

Dubai-based low-cost carrier (LCC) flydubai plans to increase its presence in Africa to 12 destinations, following a 3.5% boost in passenger numbers traveling between the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and ...

Emirates fined by China for air safety violations

gulfnews.com  2017-06-15 14:02:23

Emirates says it will cooperate fully with authorities, who also banned airline from expansion in China for 6 months

Emirates barred from expanding in China for 6 months

gulfnews.com  2017-06-15 08:29:39

Airline fined $4,270 in China as authorities say two aircraft violated air-safety norms

China censures Emirates airline after two safety incidents

Reuters  2017-06-15 06:30:51

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's civil aviation authority has fined the world's largest longhaul carrier, Dubai-based Emirates, and barred it from adding new destinations and aircraft in China for six months, ...

Emirates eyes smart goggles to keep long-haul crown

gulfnews.com  2017-06-14 11:57:47

Airline?s president Tim Clark has warned it faces a ?gathering storm? from budget rivals expanding north-Atlantic routes

Emirates launches freighter service to Luxembourg

gulfnews.com  2017-06-13 14:01:49

Service in line with partnership between Emirates, Cargolux Airlines

Qatar Airways faces perfect storm for launch in Ireland

Independent.ie  2017-06-11 17:00:00

Even in the sometimes turbulent world of aviation, the week's events in the Gulf came as a shock to passengers - and airlines too. The diplomatic row between tiny Qatar and some neighbouring nations, most ...

UAE shuts airspace to Qatari flights

CNN  2017-06-08 19:04:52

The United Arab Emirates on Thursday upped the ante against Qatar by shutting its airspace, not just to Qatari flights but all air traffic to and from the capital Doha amid the worst diplomatic crisis ...

Emirates said in talks over deal for 20 Airbus A380 superjumbos

gulfnews.com  2017-06-07 13:40:07

Airbus superjumbo may get lifeline with Emirates? new A380 contract said to be worth $8.7 billion before discounts

Qatar's isolation only makes sense in Trump's world

CNN  2017-06-06 00:47:10

In the last 24 hours, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Egypt, Maldives and Yemen have all cut ties with Qatar. It has been expelled from the Saudi-led coalition fighting the Iran-backed Houthi ...

Emirates, Etihad Airways, Air Arabia and flydubai suspend flights to, from Doha

gulfnews.com  2017-06-05 05:56:49

Emirates, Etihad, flydubai and Air Arabia will suspend all flights to and from Doha starting June 6

Emirates? new 777 first-class product to offer fewer suites

Air Transport World  2017-06-01 18:18:00

Emirates Airline has confirmed its new Boeing 777-300ER first-class product will feature six private suites configured in a 1-1-1 layout, compared to the eight private suites in a 1-2-1 layout on its existing ...