For all those saying EK and EY could merge together or as per the reply stating that Emirates could use Etihad's smaller aircraft. Lets not forget that Emirates have Flydubai that is covering the narrowbody needed operations.
Flydubai B737MAX9 and MAX10 will play a big role for EK in the future.
In another sign of deepening its partnership with Emirates, Flydubai has announced that it will be operating a selected number of flights from Emirates Terminal 3. Starting from 02DEC, flights to the following destinations will start operations out of Terminal 3: Belgrade Bishkek Bucharest Catania D...Jump to post
Blerg wrote:xwb777 wrote:QR to order 15 A321NEOLR and will reduce its stake in Latam
Why are they reducing their stake in Latam?
Dubai Aerospace Enterprise?Jump to post
I say that the A330NEO order is for Air AsiaJump to post
KSAAirliner wrote:xwb777 wrote:Etihad to trim its workforce in Italy by 61%
Can we get the source of that please?
Virgin Atlantic will be ending its flights to Dubai in a review of the its network. VS last flight will be scheduled on 31MAR19. The airline has stated that several factors has lead to the decision to withdraw the route. Reservations to Dubai will be open until the last flight. What reasons other th...Jump to post
In another sign of a formal relationship between Emirates and Etihad, Etihad offers it pilots to go and work for Emirates instead of loosing their job at the company. Etihad has sent its pilots en email to work with Emirates rather than having a 'leave without a pay'. EY pilots joining Emirates will...Jump to post
Emirates to add a 3rd daily flight to AMS?
https://www.luchtvaartnieuws.nl/nieuws/ ... um=twitter
Airbus has made it clear that they are considering bumping up the range of its most powerful version of the A321 and call it an A321XLR. The new 'A321XLR' will be un upgraded version of thr A321LR that will be equipped with extra capacity and range and will be targeted for the American carriers as t...Jump to post
According to Emirates website, in 2004... "Emirates makes its first flight to North America, a nonstop 14-hour flight to New York’s JFK Airport. This marks the first nonstop passenger service from the Middle East to North America, a continent that Mr. Flanagan describes, in aviation terms, as ...Jump to post
Etihad, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has reported a loss for the FY2017 at $1.62bln down from $1.95bln. The airline has carried a total of 18.6 million passengers with an average LF at 78.5%. The carrier during the year took delivery of 12 new aircraft (2 A380, 9 B789 & 1 A3...Jump to post
Another article regarding the start of flight. http://enelaire.mx/emirates-alista-su-v ... de-mexico/Jump to post
Akbar has apologized for his remarks regarding women as airline CEOs
https://uk.reuters.com/article/us-airli ... KKCN1J134X
I always thought that EK never refurbish their older aircraft with newer cabin. They will fly those airplanes to till retirement or lease expires. Take for example only newer A380 and B77W come with newer J and Y cabin compared to older fleet. Is this a change in their policy for first time? Sorry ...Jump to post
Emirates Premium Economy will feature 'sleeperettes' with a 38-40 inch pitch. The PE class will feature 56 seats on the A380 and in the high 20s on the B777. The PE class on a 2-class A380 will be the upper deck and the at the front of the lower deck on a 3-class A380. According to Sir. Tim, the new...Jump to post
The new premium economy class seats will account for 6-8% of the total capacity. Emirates will also refurbish the old A380 fleet.
https://gulfnews.com/business/aviation/ ... -1.2231419
Speaking at IATA general meeting being held in Sydney, Australia, AA CEO Doug Parker, has staed that if the UAE carriers has adhered to the agreement signed few weeks ago, he might consider partnering with the United Arab Emirates carriers. He has said that the partnership depends on the future expa...Jump to post
Qantas is eyeing an order next year with flights starting in 2022. The article states that boeing could extend the range of the B778
https://www.ausbt.com.au/qantas-looks-t ... ts-in-2019
Speaking earlier this week at IATA summit in Sydney, Airbus CCO, Mr. Eric Schulz, has confirmed that the idea of launching the A350-1000ULR is being considered and is on the table. Mr. Eric has also confirmed that Airbus had a meeting with Qantas in regards to Project Sunrise and how the A390-900ULR...Jump to post
Starting from tomorrow 01JUN18:
Emirates will up upgrade its second daily Moscow flight (EK133/134) to the A380.
Emirates will start a non-stop flight to EWR.
Emirates will reinstate the second daily flight to Lisbon.
Emirates will begin flying the A380 to Houston.
Flydubai has dropped 3 destinations in KSA ( AlJauf, Hofuf and Yanbu)
Flydubai has add a 4th daily flight to Amman.
Flydubai to increase flights to Baku from 3xdaily to upto 6xdaily between 14JUN-15SEP.
Flydubai to increase flights to Sarajevo from 3xweekly to 3xdaily between 16JUN-15SEP.
In the above photo, posted by the Topic author, the bird on the tail looks similar to Kuwait Airways bird.Jump to post
Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, has announced earlier today theintroduction of the first scheduled commercial Airbus A380 service to Hamburg. starting from October 29, the A380 will be deployed on the morning service (EK059/EK060), while from 30 October the A380 will be regularl...Jump to post
Attention all spotters, On July 13, Etihad will send a one off A380 charter service to Berlin Schoenefeld Airport. What sort of charter that needs an A380 with 496 seats? The A380 will be heading back to AUH on July 15.