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Emirates named the Best Airline in the World in the inaugural TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice® Awards for Airlines.

Emirates named Best Airline in the World in TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards

Emirates has been recognised as the Best Airline in the World in the inaugural TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice® Awards for Airlines. In addition to clinching the grand prize, the airline was the biggest winner with 4 other awards including Best Major…

April 12, 2017

Emirates introduces tablet loan service to US-bound customers

Emirates has introduced another service to mitigate the inconvenience of the recent ban on electronic devices on board US-bound flights. Beginning today, First and Business Class passengers will be able to borrow tablets on board Emirates’ US-bound flights allowing them…

April 5, 2017

Emirates Skywards Thanks a Million ticket stand at the Dubai World Cup 2017.

Emirates Skywards celebrates yet another Miles Millionaire

In celebration of UAE’s Year of Giving, Emirates Skywards’ annual Thanks a Million campaign has created yet another Miles millionaire while supporting a good cause. Ms. Menna Gadou was crowned the lucky winner of one million Skywards Miles. The runners-up,…

April 4, 2017

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Emirates introduces laptop and tablet handling service for US flights

Emirates will introduce a new service to enable customers to use their laptops and tablet devices until just before they board their flights to the US. Emirates customers travelling to the US via Dubai will be able to utilise their…

March 23, 2017

Employees also participated in a 360 degree ‘photo’

Emirates spreads happiness to its customers and employees

Emirates marked International Day of Happiness with small surprises for its customers and employees to spread a little extra joy to their daily lives. Emirates is committed to supporting the UAE leadership’s efforts to acknowledge and celebrate happiness and entrench…

March 21, 2017

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Emirates “Infinite Possibilities” Stand and new A380 Onboard Lounge draw the crowds at ITB Berlin 2017

Emirates, Skytrax’s World’s Best Airline 2016, had a strong presence at this year’s ITB Berlin, once again receiving positive feedback from visitors during the event from 8th to 12th March. Emirates‘ triple-deck Infinite Possibilities Stand delighted visitors to the 2017…

March 13, 2017

Captain Nevin Darwish from Egypt and First Officer Alia Al Muhairi from the UAE fly the iconic Emirates Airbus A380 aircraft from Dubai to Vienna.

Emirates turns the spotlight on women

Emirates is giving centre stage to its women employees on the upcoming occasion of International Women’s Day. Women make up close to 44% of the airline’s workforce and have been an integral part of the success story of Emirates over the last…

March 6, 2017

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Emirates Celebrates Successful First Year on World’s Longest A380 Non-Stop Route

Upgrading the aircraft type to the double-decker A380 on its daily non-stop service connecting Dubai and Auckland was one of the key reasons for a successful first year on the route, the world’s longest A380 flight, says Emirates. Emirates today…

March 1, 2017

Ricky Thirion, Group Treasurer at Etihad Aviation Group, pictured left, being presented with the 2016 Treasury of the Year award by Michiel Radder, EMEA Director Sales Management at BNP Paribas.

Etihad Airways Wins 2016 Treasury Of The Year Award

Etihad Airways has been honoured with the 2016 Treasury of the Year award by Treasury Management International (TMI) for a string of achievements over the past 12 months. The annual TMI Corporate Recognition Awards, held in London, reflect achievements in…

February 28, 2017

Inspired by private cabins, Emirates next generation A380 Onboard Lounge offers a luxurious space for socializing or relaxing.

Emirates to Unveil Enhanced A380 Onboard Lounge at ITB Berlin

Emirates, Skytrax’s World’s Best Airline 2016, will launch a series of new cabin products and enhancements in 2017 for both its A380 and Boeing 777 fleet. The multi-million dollar cabin interiors upgrade programme includes an enhanced Onboard Lounge for its…

February 24, 2017