Emirates

Dec 04, 2023
New MRO facilities and joint ventures are highlights of Contracts and News Briefs this month.
Aircraft & Propulsion

By Christine Boynton, Guy Norris Nov 23, 2023
Several airlines detailed fleet expansion plans as they announced orders and commitments at this year’s Dubai Airshow—transactions that largely favored Boeing.
Airlines & Lessors

By Jens Flottau Nov 23, 2023
The long-planned move to DWC has been delayed several times. Now Dubai’s aviation stakeholders are pursuing it with renewed urgency.
Airports & Networks

By Guy Norris Nov 22, 2023
The flight took place from Emirates’ base at Dubai International Airport.
Aircraft & Propulsion

By Jens Flottau, Guy Norris Nov 22, 2023
With lower-than-expected time on wing at other airlines, Emirates decides against large order for the A350-1000 for now.
Aircraft & Propulsion

By Lindsay Bjerregaard Nov 17, 2023
Emirates and Boeing signed an agreement to partner on technologies for maintenance including drones, artificial intelligence, and augmented and virtual reality.
Dubai Airshow

By Daniel Williams Nov 16, 2023
With the fallout of orders from the recent Dubai Airshow, this week's Flight Friday looks at those operators who ordered more than 30 aircraft at the show.
Dubai Airshow

By Jens Flottau Nov 16, 2023
After four days of intense back and forth over a potentially large order for Airbus A350-1000s, Emirates has agreed an order for 15 of the smaller A350-900s.
Aircraft & Propulsion

By Jens Flottau Nov 15, 2023
All of Dubai’s aviation stakeholders are "on the same page,” Emirates Airline President Tim Clark says.
Dubai Airshow

By Jens Flottau, Guy Norris Nov 14, 2023
Emirates Airline President Tim Clark has effectively ruled out an order for A350-1000s if Rolls-Royce does not come up with major improvements to the Trent XWB-97 engine, including a significant thrust increase.
Dubai Airshow

By Lindsay Bjerregaard Nov 14, 2023
Lufthansa Technik signed new deals covering base maintenance, component support and technician training at the Dubai Airshow.
Dubai Airshow

By Lindsay Bjerregaard Nov 14, 2023
Emirates is investing $950 million to build a new engineering facility that will expand MRO capacity for its growing fleet.
Dubai Airshow

By William Moore Nov 13, 2023
Emissions figures for Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways are mostly in line with other full-service carriers, but unlike those carriers, are not trending downward.
Airlines & Lessors

Abdulla Bin Touq Al Marri Nov 13, 2023
As the world grapples with climate change and travel rebounds globally following the COVID-19 pandemic, the aviation industry is at an inflection point.
Airlines & Lessors

By Jens Flottau, Guy Norris Nov 13, 2023
Emirates has placed a firm order with Boeing for a further 90 777X, including for the smaller 777-8 variant, while flydubai has ordered its first 787s.
Dubai Airshow

By Jens Flottau Nov 09, 2023
Emirates reported a higher-than-ever profit for the first six months of fiscal 2023/24 ended Sept. 30.
Airlines & Lessors

By Jens Flottau Nov 01, 2023
Delays have led Emirates to extend operations of the 777-300ER fleet.
Dubai Airshow

By Jens Flottau Nov 01, 2023
When it comes to pure aviation matters in the Middle East, there is nothing more exciting than discussing the future role of Saudi Arabia in the market.
Dubai Airshow

By Aaron Karp Oct 24, 2023
Emirates passengers will be able to connect at Kuala Lumpur via the carrier’s flights from Dubai.
Airports & Networks

By Jens Flottau Oct 24, 2023
The escalating Israel-Hamas conflict, even if it remains locally contained, makes it much harder for other airlines in the region to pursue their goals.
Airlines & Lessors

By Alan Dron Oct 19, 2023
The SAF will be blended with conventional jet fuel and supplied for Emirates’ flights departing from Amsterdam Schiphol and Singapore Changi airports.
Airlines & Lessors

By Jens Flottau Oct 17, 2023
Emirates plans to reveal further orders taking fleet plans into the 2030s, but new players like Riyadh Air and a revived Indian aviation sector are emerging.
Dubai Airshow

By Alan Dron Oct 06, 2023
The developments come less than two months ahead of the latest edition of the UN climate chance conference, COP28, which will be held in Dubai.
Aircraft & Propulsion

By Tom Pleasant Oct 03, 2023
Emirates has partnered with Shell Aviation to use sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) at its Dubai International Airport (DXB) for the first time.
Sustainable Aviation Fuel

By Adrian Schofield Sep 19, 2023
Maldivian, an airline from the Maldives, has ordered two ATR aircraft to continue the upgrade of its turboprop fleet.
Airlines & Lessors