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UAE probing Emirates A380 'serious incident' in Moscow

UAE probing Emirates A380 'serious incident' in Moscow

The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) said its air accident investigation unit is treating the September 10 episode as a "serious incident”, an internationally recognised category which means an accident "nearly occurred”.

Emirates to suspend all flights between Dubai and Doha

Emirates to suspend all flights between Dubai and Doha

As instructed by the UAE government, Emirates will suspend its flights to and from Doha, starting from the morning of 6 June 2017, until further notice.

Taiwan lodges complaint with carrier Emirates over flag pin e-mail

Taiwan lodges complaint with carrier Emirates over flag pin e-mail

Taiwan's foreign ministry said on Wednesday it had protested to Dubai-based airline Emirates over reports that the carrier asked Taiwanese cabin crew to stop wearing the flag of the self-ruled island ...

Emirates airline posts 82.5% drop in 2016-17 profit

Emirates airline posts 82.5% drop in 2016-17 profit

Leading Middle East airline Emirates said Thursday its profits had plunged by 82.5% in its last fiscal year, blaming fierce competition, currency devaluations and US travel restrictions.

Emirates cuts flights on five US routes

Emirates cuts flights on five US routes

Emirates, the largest international airline by passenger traffic, said on Wednesday it was cutting flights on five US routes after restrictions imposed by President Donald Trump's administration ...

Electronics ban: Dubai Duty Free expects $2mn sales hit

Electronics ban: Dubai Duty Free expects $2mn sales hit

Dubai International Airport's duty free operator estimates that it will lose about $2mn in sales this year from the ban on carrying most electronic devices on United States-bound flights, a senior executive said on Thursday.

UAE airlines to accept passengers after travel ban blocked

UAE airlines to accept passengers after travel ban blocked

Passengers from six mainly Muslim countries who would have been barred from the United States under President Donald Trump's latest travel order will be allowed to board US-bound flights on Emirates and Etihad Airways.

Celebration time for Emirates' Dubai-Auckland A380 flight

Celebration time for Emirates' Dubai-Auckland A380 flight

One of the key reasons for the successful completion of one year for Emirates‘ Dubai-Auckland route was the deployment of Airbus A380 aircraft, says the airline.

Emirates rejects Lufthansa, Air France-KLM claims in letter to EU

Emirates rejects Lufthansa, Air France-KLM claims in letter to EU

Emirates has rejected claims by Lufthansa and Air France-KLM in a letter to the EU that competition from Gulf airlines had forced them to terminate services to Asia.

Emirates, Etihad, Qatar to let barred passengers on US flights

Emirates, Etihad, Qatar to let barred passengers on US flights

Emirates, Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways said on Saturday they will allow passengers barred by President Donald Trump's executive order to board US-bound flights after a federal judge blocked the move.

Gulf carriers: US airline CEOs seek talks with Tillerson

Gulf carriers: US airline CEOs seek talks with Tillerson

The CEOs of the three largest US airlines have asked to meet with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to discuss allegations that Gulf states are unfairly subsidising state-owned carriers and driving down prices.

Lufthansa sees rapid growth of Gulf airlines slowing

Lufthansa sees rapid growth of Gulf airlines slowing

Lufthansa believes the rapid growth phase of Gulf airlines is coming to end, which could help to ease some of the pressure in a highly competitive industry, its chief executive said on Wednesday.