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Tag Archives: Emirates airlines

Emirates plane quarantined in New York with sick passengers

NEW YORK, Sept 5, (RTRS): An Emirates airline flight from Dubai was quarantined at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport on Wednesday morning after passengers became ill during the flight, the airline and New York news media said. As many as 100 passengers and crew reported feeling ill on …

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Emirates: Attendant who fell from emergency exit has died

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Long-haul carrier Emirates says a flight attendant who fell from an emergency exit of a Boeing 777 parked in Uganda has died. Emirates issued a statement Saturday acknowledging the woman’s death, saying she succumbed to the injuries she suffered in the fall Wednesday at …

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Emirates stewardess falls out of parked Boeing 777 in Uganda

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A flight attendant for the Mideast long-haul carrier Emirates has been hospitalized in Uganda after falling out of an open emergency door on a Boeing 777 that was parked on the tarmac. Civil aviation authorities in Uganda say the incident happened on Wednesday at …

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‘Emirates’ to cut US flights

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, April 20, (AP): Emirates remains committed to the US market despite plans to slash 20 percent of its flights in the wake of tougher security and visa measures put in place under the Trump administration, the airline’s president said Thursday. In his first interview since announcing …

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UAE airlines likely to see falling profits – Low cost long haul model could enter Middle East

ABU DHABI, March 14, (RTRS): The profitability of airlines based in the United Arab Emirates, the Middle East’s main aviation hub, is likely to fall this year amid limited growth in demand, the head of IATA said on Tuesday. The UAE is home to Emirates, which flies more passengers long …

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Crash survivor hits $1m jackpot

DUBAI, Aug 11, (AFP): It’s been an eventful few days for Mohammad Basheer Abdul Khadar, an Indian living in Dubai. In the space of a week, he survived a crash landing at Dubai airport then won $1 million in a lottery organised by the airport’s duty free operator, Gulf News …

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All safe after Emirates plane crash lands in Dubai – 282 passengers from India

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Aug 3, (AP): An Emirates flight from India with 300 people on board crash landed at Dubai’s main airport Wednesday, sending black smoke billowing into the air and halting all flights at the Middle East’s busiest airport. A firefighter died while responding to the blaze, but …

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Emirates airlines hints at no orders during Dubai Airshow – Decision next year

DUBAI, Oct 4, (RTRS): Emirates airlines indicated on Sunday that it won’t be announcing any big orders at next month’s Dubai Airshow and said it wouldn’t make a decision this year on whether to purchase Airbus A350 or Boeing 787 twin-aisle jets. Tim Clark, the airline’s president, asked at an …

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