Dubai's Emirates Airline has agreed to a $425 million loan from a group of banks to fund the acquisition of two Airbus A380 superjumbos, one of the lenders said.
Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (Adib), Commercial Bank of Dubai and Dubai Isla
Emirates Airline has appointed Sheikh Majid Al Mualla as divisional senior vice president (DSVP) Commercial Operations - Centre.
His geographical responsibilities now cover the Gulf, Middle East, Iran, as well as West Asia.
Dubai's national carrier Emirates has announced plans to launch its daily passenger service from Bahrain to Afghanistan's capital city Kabul starting from December 4.
Kabul will be the 138th destination on the Emirat
Dubai’s advanced infrastructure and high-level of connectivity should help the emirate edge the competition as it steps up its bid to become the world’s largest international air hub by 2018, said a top aviation official.
Travelport, the business services provider to the global travel industry, has announced that Emirates airline has deployed Travelport Rapid Reprice technology on its website, giving online travel buyers all-new ticket repricing capabilities.
Dubai national carrier Emirates Airline said it has reached an agreement with DAE Capital for the leasing of nine new Boeing 777 Freighters on a long-term basis.
DAE Capital is the aircraft leasing division of Dubai Aerospace Ent
Emirates SkyCargo came to the rescue of a ship undergoing repairs when it transported a 36-tonne rudder part - the heaviest single item ever carried by the freight division of Emirates Airline.
The rudder stock, which measured 9.16 metres
Emirates airline will introduce two additional flights between Dubai and Mauritius to support the growing number of tourists to the paradise island, increasing the service to 11 weekly flights.
The 10th frequency will be launched on Novem
Emirates Airline has launched a contest to find the 'world’s most exciting budding artists' to do the artwork of its Skywards frequent flyer programme.
The winning work of 'Skywards Future Artists Competition 2011'
Emirates is to launch flights to St Petersburg, Russia, which will become the most northerly point on the airline's network.
The port city, lying on the Baltic coast and sometimes referred to as Russia's 'Northern Capital,'