Articles Tagged ‘DXB’

flydubai launches EU flights with new Bucharest route

flydubai launches EU flights with new Bucharest route

flydubai now flies to Bucharest Otopeni Airport in the capital of Romania from its base at Dubai International Airport.

UAE passes 70 million passengers; Emirates, Etihad and Air Arabia networks continue to grow

UAE passes 70 million passengers; Emirates, Etihad and Air Arabia networks continue to grow

Traffic at the UAE’s three biggest airports has almost quadrupled in just 10 years. Which airport grew fastest in 2011 and how dominant are the main carriers at these airports? Which new routes have been launched in the last 12 months and which country market has seen growth of over 30%?

Emirates launches new route to Washington D.C. from Dubai

Emirates launches new route to Washington D.C. from Dubai

Emirates now flies from its hub at Dubai International Airport to the main airport serving the capital of the United States, Washington Dulles.


IndiGo launches new routes from Chennai and Kochi to Dubai

IndiGo launches new routes from Chennai and Kochi to Dubai

IndiGo continues expanding its low-cost network between India and Dubai International Airport in the United Aran Emirates.

Emirates growing faster than Etihad and Qatar Airways; MEB3 carriers target US and Poland for growth

Emirates growing faster than Etihad and Qatar Airways; MEB3 carriers target US and Poland for growth

Yes, those three big carriers in the Middle East are still expanding their networks and growing capacity. But which have been the latest route additions for each carrier and what are their plans for the coming months?

Emirates launches new route to Erbil in Iraq from Dubai

Emirates launches new route to Erbil in Iraq from Dubai

Emirates now flies in competition with flydubai between Dubai International Airport and Erbil in northern Iraq’s Kurdistan region.


IndiGo launches new route from Hyderabad to Dubai International Airport

IndiGo launches new route from Hyderabad to Dubai International Airport

IndiGo now flies from Hyderabad in southern India with its low-cost airline configuration A320 aircraft to Dubai.

flydubai launches new low-cost route from Dubai to Basra in Iraq

flydubai launches new low-cost route from Dubai to Basra in Iraq

flydubai now flies between its base in Dubai and Basra in Iraq, operating in direct competition with its full-service sister airline Emirates.

Emirates launches new routes to Barcelona and Lisbon

Emirates launches new routes to Barcelona and Lisbon

Emirates Airlines now flies from Dubai Airport to Barcelona El Prat Airport in Spain and Lisbon Airport in Portugal.


SpiceJet launches flights to Dubai from Delhi and Mumbai

SpiceJet launches flights to Dubai from Delhi and Mumbai

SpiceJet starts flying to Dubai from both Delhi and Mumbai; faces significant competition on both routes.

Emirates launches flights to Vietnam; now serves Ho Chi Minh City from Dubai

Emirates launches flights to Vietnam; now serves Ho Chi Minh City from Dubai

Emirates now flies to Saigon in Vietnam from its hub at Dubai International Airport.

Emirates now serves over 100 destinations non-stop; MEB3 carriers add 21 new routes since September

Emirates now serves over 100 destinations non-stop; MEB3 carriers add 21 new routes since September

So what new destinations have Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways added to their globe-spanning networks in the last seven months? Which services have been dropped (or suspended) and which have been downgraded from non-stop to one-stop? And what are their plans for the rest of 2012?