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Emirates airline unveil windowless aircraft – would you fly in a plane with no windows?

Windowless feature is currently on board the Emirates first class cabin of its newest Boeing 777-300ER aircraft.  First class passengers will see images projected from outside the aircraft using fibre-optic cameras. New design will make the plane lighter, cut fuel costs and make the aircraft safer in th event of an emergency landing. Emirates has unveiled the virtual windows o… Daily Express :: ...

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News: Emirates touches down at London Stansted for first time

Emirates has celebrated the inaugural flight of its new daily service from Dubai (DXB) to London Stansted (STN). The flight marks the first time an international airline based in the Middle East operates out of the popular London airport, and connects the East of England with Emirates’ global network of over 155 destinations via its hub Dubai. The Emirates Boeing ...

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Focus: 3 Tips to save up to 10% on your next Emirates flight

Flights, especially long-range ones, are not cheap.  They become even more expensive if you travel using first-tier airlines such as the emirates. However, for someone who knows the hassles of international travel, shifting to some lower-tier airline is not an option. Such airlines may be cheaper, but they come at a cost to your comfort. As such, the best option ...

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News: Emirates reports $1.1bn profit for financial 2017

The Emirates Group has posted a profit of AED4.1 billion (US$ 1.1 billion) for the financial year ended March 31st, up 67 per cent from last year. It is the 30th consecutive year of profit for the Dubai-based carrier. The group’s revenue reached AED102.4 billion (US$ 27.9 billion), an increase of eight per cent over 2017, while the group’s cash ...

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News: Emirates reports $1.1bn profit for financial 2017

The Emirates Group has posted a profit of AED4.1 billion (US$ 1.1 billion) for the financial year ended March 31st, up 67 per cent from last year. It is the 30th consecutive year of profit for the Dubai-based carrier. The group’s revenue reached AED102.4 billion (US$ 27.9 billion), an increase of eight per cent over 2017, while the group’s cash ...

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News: Jewsbury to head Emirates operations in UK

Emirates has announced the appointment of Richard Jewsbury as the new divisional vice president of the UK. He will take over from Laurie Berryman, who retires from the airline on March 31st. In his role, Jewsbury will oversee Emirates’ entire sales and service functions across its commercial, customer and cargo operations in the market. He will report directly to Hubert ...

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News: Emirates finalises 20 A380 order with Airbus

Emirates and Airbus have firmed up an earlier memorandum of understanding and signed a contract for the 20 additional A380s with a further 16 options to be confirmed at a later date. The total agreement for 36 aircraft is valued at US$ 16 billion based on latest list prices. Deliveries are to start as early as 2020 and could see ...

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News: InterContinental Fujairah Resort opens in United Arab Emirates

InterContinental Fujairah Resort has opened in the beguiling Dibba, United Arab Emirates. The opening comes as Fujairah becomes increasingly popular with tourists, while the hotel opening demonstrates IHG’s commitment to expand its luxury portfolio across the region. InterContinental Fujairah Resort is a beachfront property situated on the shoreline of the exquisite Al Aqah Beach, beneath the spectacular backdrop of the ...

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News: Emirates Palace appoints Martin Cramer as new general manager

Emirates Palace has announced Martin Cramer has been appointed as the hotel’s new general manager. With a distinguished career in hospitality spanning over 30 years, Cramer brings a wealth of experience to Abu Dhabi’s iconic property.  “Emirates Palace is a jewel among hotels, a symbol of exemplary luxury and hospitality excellence around the world,” Cramer said following appointment. “It is ...

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