Articles Tagged ‘DXB’

Emirates announce Penang, Malaysia, as next Asian destination

Emirates announce Penang, Malaysia, as next Asian destination

Emirates will operate Dubai – Singapore – Penang daily from April. Qatar Airways operates Doha – Penang non-stop, with the UK/Germany Penang’s key markets.

New airline routes launched (06 – 11 December)

New airline routes launched (06 – 11 December)

Amongst this week’s new airline routes launched, Emirates finally gets the go-ahead to serve Mexico City and Air Belgium connects the Caribbean with Brussels Charleroi.

flydubai connects Yangon with Dubai; replaces Emirates

flydubai connects Yangon with Dubai; replaces Emirates

flydubai launches Yangon replacing partner Emirates and increase frequency to daily. This is flydubai’s second foray into Southeast Asia after Bangkok.


Emirates launches Mexico City flights after legal battle

Emirates launches Mexico City flights after legal battle

Emirates is finally able to connect Dubai with Mexico City from 09 December, via Barcelona, after Mexican authorities grant permission.

Turkish Airlines and the MEB3s' international network distribution

Turkish Airlines and the MEB3s’ international network distribution

Asia is #1 for the MEB3 while Europe is #1 for Turkish Airlines. Turkish Airlines now has more frequencies to Africa than Asia.

London Stansted has added Dubai and Amritsar. Where next?

London Stansted has added Dubai and Amritsar. Where next?

98% of London Stansted capacity is short-haul. But within one year, both Emirates and Air India began service. Long-haul is the focus. Where’s next?


Despite Jet Airways' end, 39 million seats exist between India and the Gulf

Despite Jet Airways’ end, 39 million seats exist between India and the Gulf

159 routes operate between the Gulf and India. Dubai International is the most-served airport and Emirates is the largest airline, but not at group level.

Vistara ventures into Dubai

Vistara ventures into Dubai

Vistara launches daily flights between Mumbai and Dubai.

Emirates extends European offering to Porto

Emirates extends European offering to Porto

Emirates launches four times weekly services between Dubai and the Portuguese coastal hotspot. 


New airline routes launched (04 June – 10 June 2019)

New airline routes launched (04 June – 10 June 2019)

In this week’s edition, a total of 29 new routes were launched by some 21 airlines, including KLM’s new nonstop service between Amsterdam and Las Vegas- the first direct connection between Holland and the US state of Nevada.

flydubai arrives into Sochi

flydubai arrives into Sochi

flydubai launched flights between Dubai and Sochi.

CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa – all the highlights from Dubai

CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa – all the highlights from Dubai

The inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa conference took place in Dubai last week, co-located with the Arabian Travel Market. Take a look to see all the highlights from Dubai, including the two-day conference schedule and the evening reception from the Viewing Deck at the Palace Downtown Dubai.