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Emirates celebrates record month flying out of UK’s Newcastle

The route, hailed as a game changer for the North East upon its arrival in 2007, carried 22,745 passengers in August from Newcastle and...




Dubai airport offers ‘sleep pods’ to travellers

Dubai Airports has introduced “sleep pods” at Dubai International (DXB) Terminal 3, it said on Wednesday. The Scandinavian-designed sleep lounge, located close to Gate A1...

Emirates in Kolkata airport bird strike

No passengers suffered any injuries during a reported bird strike encountered by an Emirates flight EK571 landing at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport...

Emirates NBD Group becomes official banking partner for Expo 2020 Dubai

Emirates NBD, a leading banking group in the region, has signed a Premier Partnership agreement with Expo 2020 Dubai to become its Official Banking...




Airport spas: 6 you need to try

Airport spas bring luxury travel to a whole new level. Why wait in the boarding area when you can get a fresh manicure and...

DHL and Emirates SkyCargo in e-freight tie-up

DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight forwarder of Deutsche Post DHL, and Emirates SkyCargo, will partner to drive the e-freight agenda across their networks. ccording to the International Air Transport Association (Iata) up to $4.9 billion of annually industry savings could be generated by e-freight processes. And the environment will also benefit from the elimination of 7,800 tons of paper documents worldwide – the equivalent of eighty Boeing 747 cargo planes per year.

Airport modernization summit 2016 to be held in Jeddah

The GCC countries are currently looking at massive airport expansion and airport development projects which include international, domestic and military airports and the region...


Largest purpose-built VIP terminal in the world opens at Dubai South

In another remarkable first for Dubai South and the country, the VIP Terminal at Dubai South, the largest purpose-built facility of its kind in...