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An Airbus A340-300 and an Airbus A380 together

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Emirates takes 1,000th Boeing 777

Pictured is the 1,000th 777 to roll off Boeing’s Everett production line at a handover ceremony on Friday. Taken by Gulf airline Emirates, this particular example is a -300ER. The carrier has a fleet of 102 777s, with a further 93 on order. Credit: Emirates

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DUBAI: Emirates orders another 50 777-300ERs

Emirates has ordered an additional 50 Boeing 777-300ERs valued at $18 billion, the largest commercial aircraft order in the airframer’s history. The Dubai-based carrier is already the largest 777 operator with a fleet of 94 aircraft. It had another 41 on order before the latest announcement, which also includes options for another 20 aircraft. “The […]

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Emirates A380 A6-EDI on finals to Manchester

AirSpace photographer simacc1sd snapped this photo of Emirates A380 A6-EDI on final approach to Manchester airport. Emirates will not struggle to find enough economically viable routes on which to deploy the 90 Airbus A380s it has on order, and its 2020 fleet will be “modest” compared with airlines such as Air France-KLM and United Continental. […]

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Flight International 15-21 June: Emirates’ Giant Gamble

This week Flightglobal publication Flight International reviews last week’s ILA show in Berlin. The business highlight was undoubtedly Emirates’ order for 32 more A380s. We ask if Emirates’ bold bet on the A380 reverse the faltering fortunes of Europe’s superjumbo.On the cover is the latest A380 to join Emirates’ fleet. The carrier brought it from […]

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Image of the Week: Emirates 777

This week’s Image of the Week (featured on page 3 of Flight International), is taken by AirSpace user Ace79.The image is of an Emirates B777-300ER with its gear down, ready to land at Boeing’s Paine Field in Everett, WA.Start a gallery on AirSpace for your chance at having your photograph featured as our Image of […]

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Emirates’ A380 model at London Heathrow

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Emirates Airbus A350

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Airbus A380 & Patrouille de France

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