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  • Dubai Airshow opens with Emirates' $15b Boeing buy

    The biennial Dubai air show opened on Sunday with hometown long-haul carrier Emirates making a $15...

    The Boeing announcement came after over an hour and a half of delays by Emirates amid rumours of a possible Airbus sale involving its A380 aircraft, a major workhorse for the airline...

  • Emirates buys $15.1bn US planes on first day of Dubai Air Show

    DUBAI: Long-haul carrier Emirates purchased 40 American-made Boeing 787-10 Dreamliners on Sunday at the start of the biennial Dubai Air Show, a $15...

    Airbus has pinned hopes of continuing production of its double-decker jumbo jet on Emirates, the world’s largest operator of the aircraft which took delivery of its 100th A380 earlier this month...

  • Dubai airport shuts down after Emirates Airline flight crash lands

    DUBAI: An Emirates plane with 300 people on board crash-landed and caught fire in Dubai on Wednesday, shutting down the busy airport, but the authorities said all the passengers were evacuated safely...

    “An Emirates plane coming from India has been involved in an accident on landing at Dubai International,” the government's Dubai Media Office said on its Twitter account...

  • Dubai airport scraps over 200 flights after Emirates crash

    DUBAI: Traffic at Dubai airport remained disrupted on Thursday with 237 flights cancelled, a day after an Emirates plane crash-landed and shut down the Middle East’s busiest airport for several hours...

    Dubai Airports authority said it cancelled 116 arriving flights and another 121 departing since the accident just after midday on Wednesday, while 44 planes were diverted to nearby Emirati airports...

  • Special Emirates flight brings back 251 Pakistanis from Dubai

    RAWALPINDI: After the government allowed Emirates to operate a special flight from Dubai to Islamabad, a special flight of the airline carrying 251 stranded Pakistanis arrived at Islamabad International Airport on Thursday...

    A senior official of the Aviation Division said that Emirates had been granted permission to operate one Dubai-Islamabad flight to repatriate stranded Pakistanis...

  • Airblue, Shaheen Air to fly affected PIA passengers

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has reached an agreement with local private carriers, Airblue and Shaheen Air, to fly PIA passengers with confirmed tickets as the national flag carrier's flight operations remain suspended against the government's proposed plan to privatise the organisation...

    The service however, will facilitate passengers booked to travel to Karachi, Islamabad, Lahore, Dubai, Muscat, Jeddah and...

  • Airblue, Shaheen 'turn down' PIA tickets, passengers in limbo

    KARACHI: Confusion persists about arrangements made by Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) to accommodate passengers affected by a country-wide strike as private carriers Airblue and Shaheen Airlines declined to accept passengers holding PIA tickets...

    With over 350 flights cancelled since the strike against the government's proposed plan to privatise the national airline commenced, the PIA management announced on Thursday an...

  • SC orders Airblue to pay compensation for air crash victims

    KARACHI: The Supreme Court on Saturday expressed dismay over Airblue’s failure to pay compensation for victims of the 2010 air crash and directed the airline to deposit the compensation amount in the court on Sunday...

    Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar chided acting managing director of Airblue Junaid Khan when he said compensation for most of the victims had been paid, but was unable to provide exact figures and conceded...

  • Liverpool set up academy in Emirates

    LONDON: Former Euro­pean champions Liverpool are setting up a full-time coaching programme for schools in the United Arab Emirates, the club announced on Tuesday...

    “The youth coaching project, which will initially focus on schools in Dubai, will officially start from October 2015 and will provide a unique opportunity for young players to learn to play ‘The Liverpool Way’,” a statement said...

  • Taiwan backlash over Emirates flag pin ban

    EMIRATES, the Middle East’s largest airline, faced fierce criticism in Taiwan on Wednesday after it reportedly banned cabin crew from wearing the island’s flag on their uniforms due to pressure from China...

    Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said it had lodged protests with Emirates in both Dubai and Taipei...

  • ‘Jump! Jump!’ – video shows chaos in cabin of crashed Emirates plane

    DUBAI: Amateur video taken inside a crashed Emirates Boeing 777 shows chaos as passengers try to grab their luggage from overhead compartments while one woman, apparently a flight attendant, shouts at them to evacuate the plane...

    “Jump! Jump! Jump! Leave your bags behind!” the woman shouts, seconds after the burning plane came to rest on the runway of Dubai International Airport after a flight from Thiruvananthapuram in southern...

  • Heavy rains pause Abu Dhabi flights, close Emirates schools

    DUBAI: A thunderstorm brought heavy rain to parts of the United Arab Emirates on Wednesday, disrupting flights, flooding roads and forcing authorities to close schools the next day in the gulf country...

    Water poured through ceilings and whipped through streets in Dubai, the UAE's commercial capital...

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