Emirates Continues Ambitious Expansion with Adelaide, Lyon and Warsaw

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 Emirates is well known to be bucking the trends and growing through a recession – and the Middle Eastern connectivity giant seems not even lightly fazed by the economic crisis. The mega carrier has just announced its expansion into three strategically important destinations, building on its momentum of recent A380 upgrades to Moscow and Paris. […]

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Emirates to upgrade Moscow to A380

Making The Networker’s prediction earlier this year correct, Emirates has now announced that they will be upgrading one of their Moscow flights to Airbus A380 equipment. Effective 1st December, the evening flight EK131/2 will be operated by the A380, daily. EK131 DXB DME 1750 2315 EK132 DME DXB 0105 0620 EK131/2 presently operate with Boeing […]

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United launches Newark – Istanbul service : PHOTOS

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 United Airlines on 1st July launched its new service between New York Newark and Istanbul, Turkey. The inaugural flight, UA904, was operated by Boeing 767-300ER N657UA. The flight received a warm welcome at Istanbul (IST), the hub of fellow Star Alliance carrier Turkish Airlines. Schedule: UA904 EWR IST 1927 1220+1 D 767 UA905 IST EWR […]

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Emirates to add second daily A380 flight to Paris

Emirates Airline from 1st January 2013, will be adding its second daily Airbus A380 flight to Paris according to a press release from the airline. The new flight will replace the EK75/6 presently operated by Boeing 777-300ER aircraft. Schedule: EK75 DXB CDG 1500 1930 EK76 CDG DXB 2105 0640+1 With this increase, Emirates will operate […]

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Emirates to add second daily A380 flight to Paris

Emirates Airline from 1st January 2013, will be adding its second daily Airbus A380 flight to Paris according to a press release from the airline. The new flight will replace the EK75/6 presently operated by Boeing 777-300ER aircraft. Schedule: EK75 DXB CDG 1500 1930 EK76 CDG DXB 2105 0640+1 With this increase, Emirates will operate […]

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Emirates to launch flights to Erbil

Emirates Airline effective 12th August will launch flights to Erbil, its third destination in Iraq. Flights will operate four times weekly on board Airbus A340-300 aircraft, prior to being increased to daily from 3rd September onwards. The service will be operated on board Airbus A330-200 aircraft from IATA Winter season, beginning 28th October. Schedule: EK949 […]

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IndiGo Expands Internationally with the Addition of Three New Routes

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IndiGo, the Indian LCC, will be expanding its international routes from August with the addition of three new routes to Dubai, and the increase of Bangkok flights. An IndiGo aircraft at Bengaluru International Airport (BLR) – © Anirudh Emani The carrier’s existing Delhi – Dubai route will receive its second daily flight with effect from […]

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Etihad announces plans for 787-9 routes

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 Continuing ahead with its trend of announcing routes long term in the future, Etihad has revealed the likely candidates for its initial Boeing 787-9 routes. The first of the airline’s 787-9 deliveries are expected in the fourth quarter of 2014. The airline disclosed this at a special ceremony held to welcome the Boeing 787′s visit […]

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SAA ends CPT – LHR service, SIA quickly grabs the slot for a 4th daily SIN – LHR

 South African Airways just two days ago revealed that it would be cancelling its long serving Cape Town – London Heathrow service effective 14th August. And with the cancellation, it would be leaving a slot pair with some very lucrative timings at Heathrow. SA220 CPT LHR 1850 0620+1 D 332 SA221 LHR CPT 2100 1005+1 […]

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Oman Air to launch Tehran service

 Oman Air effective 1st September will be launching daily flights to Tehran, from its Muscat hub. Flights will operate daily on board its Embraer 175 aircraft. Schedules are below WY431 MCT IKA 0200 0520 D145 WY433 MCT IKA 0930 1250 D2367 WY432 IKA MCT 0710 0925 D145 WY434 IKA MCT 1340 1600 D2367

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