5 Cities: Emirates Begins Rebuilding Its African Network

After pausing flights in December, Dubai-based Emirates has resumed flights from five African countries, including Ghana, Guinea, Angola, Ivory Coast, and Uganda. The airline had suspended flights late last year owing to... Read more »

Emirates A380 Flies Past Flight Attendant “Stuck” On The Burj Khalifa

Emirates appears to have repeated an advertising stunt undertaken in late 2021. Once again, the Dubai-based carrier filmed a stunt actor standing on top of the Burj Khalifa. However, this time she... Read more »

Emirates Investigates After 777 Starts Takeoff Without Clearance

Less than a month after an Emirates Boeing 777-300 was involved in an incident where adequate airmanship was questioned, another incident has taken place at the Middle Eastern airline. On January 9th,... Read more »

Visa Canceled: Will Emirates Wear The Cost Of The Djokovic Fiasco?

Australia has denied entry to the world’s number one tennis player, Novak Djokovic, ahead of the Australian Open despite Mr Djokovic holding valid permits to enter the country. The high profile case... Read more »

11 Airports Will See 2 Or More Daily Emirates A380 Flights This Month

Last month Emirates took delivery of the final Airbus A380s to be produced by the European planemaker. The airline is already putting the jets to good use. 11 airports will see the... Read more »

Farewell 2021: Emirates Reflects On Its Year Of Rebuilding

2021 has nearly come to an end, and with the new year fast approaching, Emirates has taken the time to look back on the last 12 months. The UAE-based airline notes that... Read more »

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 »

Emirates Reopens 20 Lounges Following Rise In Demand

As travel demand continues to recover, Emirates is bringing back an essential part of the premium experience: lounges. The Dubai-based giant is reopening 20 lounges across the globe to travelers holding elite... Read more »

Emirates Expands Digital Tools For Meeting Pre-Travel Requirements

Emirates today shared another valuable update in its approach to helping improve the passenger experience regarding health requirements. The Dubai-based carrier announced that it has partnered with compatriot Alhosn National Health System... Read more »

Emirates Begins To Bounce Back In Brisbane

Emirates is welcoming a return to full capacity on its Boeing 777-300ER flights into Brisbane. After nearly 18 months of stringent restrictions on how many passengers Emirates can fly in, from Thursday,... Read more »

That’s A Wrap: Emirates Takes The Last Ever Airbus A380

And just like that, it’s over. Emirates has taken delivery of its 123rd Airbus A380 order, bringing the entire double-decker jet program to a close. The Dubai-based airline was the first to... Read more »

Crisis Averted: Emirates Could Return To Nigeria After Air Peace Deal

In the latest installment of the UAE-Nigeria aviation drama, it seems the UAE has backed down on its allocation of slots for Nigerian airline Air Peace. In a letter seen by Simple... Read more »

How Emirates Plans To Celebrate Bahrain’s Golden Jubilee

Emirates plans to send its special 50 years of the UAE livery to Bahrain on Wednesday. The flight will be operated to celebrate Bahrain’s golden jubilee. Both countries have been celebrating 50... Read more »

Emirates Suspends Flights to Nigeria After Schedule Slashed

One week after Emirates restarted flights to Nigeria, the carrier has been forced to cut flights again. The latest suspension comes after regulators slashed the airline’s 21 weekly services to just one.... Read more »

Emirates To Resume London Gatwick Airbus A380 Flights Next Week

Dubai-based carrier is set to resume Airbus A380 flights to London Gatwick Airport from next week. The airline had said that flights to London’s secondary airport would be operated by the Boeing... Read more »

The Giant Is Back: Emirates & Singapore Resume Sydney A380 Flights

Today was another excellent day for Airbus A380 fans, especially those in Australia. Singapore Airlines operated the first commercial Airbus A380 flight to Sydney since the onset of the pandemic, closely followed... Read more »

airBaltic launches codeshare deal with Emirates | News

Emirates and airBaltic have launched a codeshare deal that will open new, seamless travel opportunities. Customers of the Latvian carrier will benefit from convenient access to Emirates’ worldwide network via its hub... Read more »

Emirates President Unsure If His 787s Will Be Delivered On Time

Emirates has orders in for two new aircraft types – the 787-9 and the A350-900. Deliveries are set to start from 2023, allowing Emirates to open new routes and seek out smaller... Read more »

Emirates Exec Warns Of Subdued Australia Flights Until 2023

Emirates Australasian Divisional Vice-President Barry Brown is warning it may take another two years for the Dubai-based airline to restore its Australian flights to pre-pandemic levels. He says the reluctance of some... Read more »

Why The First Emirates A380 Bar Still Has Overhead Lockers

Despite falling out of favor with numerous airlines due to its inefficiency compared with other modern widebodies, the Airbus A380 has been a hit with many passengers across the globe. The plane’s... Read more »