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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

Emirates revamps corporate loyalty programme to provide more value added incentives for business travelers

Emirates has revamped its corporate loyalty programme, Emirates Business Rewards, to provide greater value and added features for customers. The new programme has been simplified and made more competitive to allow for easier redemptions and upgrades even on last minute bookings. One of…

September 21, 2016

Etihad Airways to increase capacity to Australia from February 2017

Etihad Airways will add three weekly flights between Abu Dhabi and Sydney to operate a double-daily schedule from 6th February 2017. The morning departure from Abu Dhabi – EY450 – and the afternoon departure from Sydney – EY451 – will increase from…

September 20, 2016

Emirates Skywards members also enjoy a global network of 39 Emirates lounges in major airports including 6 lounges at at Dubai International Airport

Emirates Skywards marks 16 years with over 16 million members

Emirates Skywards, the award-winning frequent flyer programme of Emirates airline, marks its 16th year milestone with over 16 million members and the successful launch of new initiatives to enhance reward options for members. Since the programme’s inception in 2000, Emirates Skywards members…

September 14, 2016


Emirates to Deploy Flagship A380 on Johannesburg Route

Emirates has announced that it will be upgrading one of its four daily flights between Dubai and Johannesburg to an Airbus A380-800 from 1st February 2017. Emirates currently uses Boeing 777 aircraft for each of the four daily flights between the…

July 26, 2016

Emirates introduces the world’s first interactive amenity kit in Economy Class.

Emirates has launched the world’s first interactive amenity kit in Economy Class providing a more comfortable travel experience. The stylish new amenity kits utilise augmented reality (AR) technology to unlock immersive content on mobile devices. The kit bags come in six designs…

July 21, 2016