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The Tie-Up of the Giants Shifts Alliance Axis

 It all began on a sunny Thursday, the 6th of September, in Sydney, and how far we have come in a little more than 30 days would have certainly been beyond imagination had we not experienced it firsthand. Beginning with the Qantas – Emirates alliance and on to Qatar joining oneworld to the Etihad tie-up with Air […]

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Qantas & Emirates form extensive partnership

Bringing an end to long standing rumours, Qantas and Emirates today announced an extensive cooperation agreement – initially aimed at a term of 10 years. The agreement, subject to regulatory approval, and planned to commence in the next IATA Summer season (April 2013) will see a broad range of initiatives to integrate the two airlines’ […]

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Qantas & Emirates form extensive partnership

Bringing an end to long standing rumours, Qantas and Emirates today announced an extensive cooperation agreement – initially aimed at a term of 10 years. The agreement, subject to regulatory approval, and planned to commence in the next IATA Summer season (April 2013) will see a broad range of initiatives to integrate the two airlines’ […]

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Emirates Continues Ambitious Expansion with Adelaide, Lyon and Warsaw

 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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Transavia to launch Dubai flights

Complementing its parent carrier KLM’s service, low cost carrier Transavia will launch service on the Dubai – Amsterdam route from 11th October. it will operate twice weekly on the route, on board a Boeing 737-800 aircraft. HV6901 AMS 0630 – 1655 DXB 738 14 HV6902 DXB 1750 – 0045+1 AMS 738 14 The move is […]

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Emirates announces second daily flight to Glasgow

 Within hours of The Networker’s prediction that Emirates will either add a second daily flight to Glasgow or launch flights to Edinburgh – it has become correct with Emirates announcing the second daily flight to Glasgow.  The new flight will operate daily with Airbus A340-300 aircraft, from 1st June onwards. From the same date the […]

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Where else in Europe could Emirates fly to in 2012?

 Emirates Airline today, is the largest Middle Eastern carrier flying into Europe. Even amidst rapid expansion by Qatar Airways and neighbouring Etihad Airways, Emirates’ growth has been phenomenal. And it is this growth that has sparked furious reactions about the Dubai based airline from its European peers. Emirates already boasts an extensive route network into […]

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Emirates enters Vietnam from June

Effective 4th June, Emirates Airline resumes service to Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. The airline is resuming service to Vietnam after a hiatus of almost 15 years. The airline will launch service on the route on board two class Airbus A330-200 aircraft, switching to the Boeing 777-300ER effective Winter 2012/13 season. Schedule: EK390 DXB […]

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Emirates Adds Fourth Daily A380 to London Heathrow

 Emirates Airline effective 25th March 2012 will be upgrading another of its five daily London Heathrow flights to Airbus A380. The new upgrade would see Emirates operating four A380s and one Boeing 777-300 (non ER) to London Heathrow every day.  The new A380 flight operates on EK005/6 and replaces the Boeing 777-300ER presently used. The […]

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Emirates Adds Second Daily Venice Flight, Ups Jeddah Capacity

 Emirates Airline has revealed on the GDS that it will be launching a second daily flight to Venice from 25th March 2012. Both daily flights will be operated by Airbus A340-300 aircraft. EK135 DXB 0950 – 1405 VCE 343 D EK137 DXB 1545 – 2000 VCE 343 D EK136 VCE 1545 – 2335 DXB 343 […]

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