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Etihad Airways’ Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner arrives at O .R. Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg.

Etihad Airways introduces its Boeing 787 Dreamliner to Johannesburg

A state-of- the-art Etihad Airways Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner touched down in Johannesburg yesterday afternoon after its inaugural flight from Abu Dhabi. Etihad Airways flight EY604 took off from Abu Dhabi at 10.15am and arrived on schedule at 4.45pm local time….

November 2, 2016

Emirates to Fly Flagship A380 to Doha

Emirates has announced that it will be upgrading one of its nine daily flights between Dubai and Doha to an Airbus A380 from 1st December 2016. Emirates recently boosted its services to Doha with two additional flights, taking its total…

November 1, 2016

Dr. Ahmad Al Ali, Vice Chancellor, Emirates Aviation University.

Emirates Aviation University introduces a new Executive MBA Programme

Emirates Aviation University has announced today the introduction of a new Executive MBA Programme in Aviation Management in collaboration with Coventry University in the UK. The specialised programme will begin in January 2017 and applications will now be accepted on…

October 27, 2016


Emirates offers Ugandan customers special airfares to Dubai

Emirates, voted the World’s Best Airline in the 2016 Skytrax World Airline Awards, is offering Ugandan customers return airfares of up to 50 percent off for a limited time period to Dubai, one of the world’s most iconic cities. This special offer, which…

October 24, 2016

Emirates Skywards members can now redeem Miles at partticipating Dubai Duty Free stores

Emirates Skywards partners with Dubai Duty Free for Miles redemption at Dubai Airports

Emirates Skywards, the award-winning frequent flyer programme of Emirates airline has partnered with Dubai Duty Free, one of the leading airport retailers in the world, for instant Miles redemption at participating stores. Emirates Skywards members can spend their Miles at Dubai Duty Free…

October 18, 2016

Emirates 777

Emirates to launch new daily service to Fort Lauderdale

Emirates has today announced it will launch a daily service between Dubai and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, on December 15, 2016, serving the South Florida area, including Fort Lauderdale, Miami, and West Palm Beach. This will be Emirates’ 11th passenger route in the…

October 12, 2016

Etihad Airways extends reach in Africa through new codeshare agreement with Kulula

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, continues to build its presence in Africa through a new codeshare agreement with Kulula, South Africa’s award-winning low cost carrier. The codeshare deal offers Etihad Airways customers flight options to a…

October 6, 2016

Ravishankar Mirle, Emirates Vice President of Far East and Australasia Emirates SkyCargo accepting the award

Emirates SkyCargo wins ‘Overall Carrier of the Year’ accolade at Payload Asia Awards for the fourth consecutive year

Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, continues to strengthen its position as a leader in the international air cargo industry by winning the industry choice award for ‘Overall Carrier of the Year’ at the Payload Asia Awards Ceremony held on 29…

October 4, 2016

Etihad Airways’ Vice President for Australia and Asia Lindsay White (center) accept the TTG Asia ‘Best Airline – Business Class’ award from Her Excellency Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, Minister of Tourism and Sports Thailand (left) and Darren Ng, Managing Director of TTG Asia Media at the 27th Annual TTG Travel Awards 2016 Ceremony and Gala Dinner in Bangkok.

Etihad Airways wins TTG Asia’s Best Airline – Business Class Award

Etihad Airways has been named ‘Best Airline – Business Class’ at the TTG Travel Awards for the second consecutive year. The prestigious award is voted for by the readers of TTG Asia, TTG China, TTG India, TTGmice, TTGassociations, TTG-BTmice China and TTG…

September 30, 2016

Emirates showcase its award-winning products and services at Entebbe airport

Emirates, voted the world’s best airline in the 2016 Skytrax World Airline Awards, has showcased its award-winning on-board products and services to Ugandan journalists during a tour of the Boeing 777-300ER aircraft used on the route between Dubai and Entebbe. The…

September 29, 2016