Emirates Boeing 777 Takes Off After The Runway’s End In Dubai

Emirates is in the spotlight after an incident in Dubai before Christmas raised questions about some pilots’ skills and experience levels. Last week, a Boeing 777-300ER bound for Washington DC overran the... Read more »

Dubai to boost Nigeria services from this weekend | News

Emirates will resume its passenger operations between Dubai and Nigeria from Sunday, offering customers enhanced connectivity to and through Dubai. The airline will operate to and from its Nigerian gateways with daily... Read more »

Dubai Airshow: Akasa Air prepares for take-off with US$9bn Boeing order | News

Boeing and Akasa Air have announced the new Indian carrier has ordered 72 737 Max airplanes to build its fleet. The deal is valued at nearly $9 billion at list prices. At... Read more »

Airbus Leaves Dubai Airshow With 408 Aircraft Orders

Aerospace manufacturer Airbus has left the Dubai Airshow with 408 orders (269 firm orders and 139 commitments) for its aircraft. The planemaker eclipsed its rival Boeing, which received 101 orders over the... Read more »

Dubai Airshow: Emirates confirms wider premium economy rollout | News

Emirates has confirmed it will retrofit 105 of its wide-body aircraft with its premium economy product, in addition to other cabin enhancements. The 18-month retrofit programme, scheduled to begin at the end... Read more »

Dubai Airshow: Air Tanzania to develop network with new Dreamliner order | News

Boeing and Tanzania have announced an order for a 787-8 Dreamliner, a 767-300 Freighter and two 737 Max jets at the Dubai Airshow. The airplanes will be operated by Air Tanzania, the... Read more »

Dubai Airshow: Jazeera Airways grows all-Airbus fleet | News

Airbus has signed a memorandum of understanding with Jazeera Airways, the Kuwait-based carrier, for 20 A320neos and eight A321neos. The deal was signed by Rohit Ramachandran, Jazeera Airways chief executive, and Christian... Read more »

Dubai Airshow: Embraer signs Overland Airways partnership | News

Embraer has announced a firm order for three new E175, plus three purchase rights for the same model of aircraft, with Overland Airways from Nigeria. The 88-seat aircraft, with premium class cabin... Read more »

Dubai Airshow: Air Lease Corporation signs latest Airbus deal | News

Air Lease Corporation (ALC) has signed a letter of intent for 25 A220-300s, 55 A321neos, 20 A321XLRs, four A330neos and seven A350Fs with Airbus. The order, which will be finalised in the... Read more »

Indigo Partners places substantial Airbus order at Dubai Airshow | News

Indigo Partners has announced an order for 255 additional Airbus A321neo family aircraft for its portfolio of airlines. Wizz Air (Hungary), Frontier (United States), Volaris (Mexico) and JetSMART (Chile and Argentina) are... Read more »

Emirates To Start Selling Parts From Its 1st Airbus A380 In Dubai

Emirates has revealed that it will start taking pre-orders for upcycled parts of its first Airbus A380 at the upcoming Dubai Airshow. Last week the airline announced that it would be scrapping... Read more »

Boeing 777X to debut at Dubai Airshow | News

The new Boeing 777X will make its international debut during the 2021 Dubai Airshow this month. It will be part of a wider showcase of commercial, defence and services products from the... Read more »

Emirates unveils latest Dubai Expo 2020 livery | News

Emirates has revealed a head-turning A380 livery dedicated to carrying the messages of Dubai Expo 2020 worldwide. A bold departure from the airline’s traditional white and gold paint scheme, the bright blue... Read more »

airBaltic launches new flight to Dubai | News

airBaltic has launched direct flights between Riga and Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Martin Gauss, chief executive of airBaltic, said: “We are proud to offer our passengers such a unique destination as Dubai,... Read more »

A Free Ticket To Expo 2020 Dubai? Just Fly With Etihad

At the start of next month, the emirate of Dubai will welcome the world as it hosts Expo 2020. The global event lasts until the end of March 2022, and Etihad Airways... Read more »

Emirates Pavilion at Dubai Expo 2020 opens for booking | News

One of the ‘must see’ attractions at Dubai Expo 2020 is gearing up to open its doors to the public on October 1st. Located in the Opportunity District, and within walking distance... Read more »

Uganda Airlines Prepares For First Dubai Flight Next Month

Uganda Airlines is preparing to launch its first intercontinental flight. Previously the airline has only operated within Africa, but from October 1st, the airline will connect Entebbe International Airport in Uganda with... Read more »