Emirates Engineers Efficiencies with RFID

Emirates Engineers Efficiencies with RFID

To solve the challenge of tracking emergency equipment on-board aircraft Emirates has turned to RFID technology. RFID Scans While other airlines have also been using similar technology, Emirates completes the largest number of RFID scans for inflight emergency...
Emirates first On-Board for Bio-Metric boarding

Emirates first On-Board for Bio-Metric boarding

Emirates has become the first airline outside America to receive approval for bio-metric boarding from the US Customs Border Protection (CBP). Facial Recognition Technology Soon, customers flying from Dubai to any of Emirates’ 12 destinations in the U.S. will be able...
Emirates Grapples With Fallout From Thomas Cook Collapse

Emirates Grapples With Fallout From Thomas Cook Collapse

Thomas Cook’s demise weighs heavily on Emirates’ European markets and in particular its airport services division dnata, Emirates has been impacted ‘in no small amount’ by the demise of Thomas Cook, which went into liquidation last month. Tim Clark The airline’s...
Only 3% Of Emirates’ Workforce Is Emirati

Only 3% Of Emirates’ Workforce Is Emirati

If you have got ever flown on Dubai’s Emirates Airline you’ll have noticed a distinct lack of locals operating as cabin crew. Emirates has small percentage of Emirati staff. Just 3% are Emirati Despite being the region’s largest airline with around 100,000...
Emirates Provides Boeing 777 Fleet Update

Emirates Provides Boeing 777 Fleet Update

In 2019, Emirates completed the reconfiguration of its last Boeing 777-200LR aircraft. Investment The airline invested USD $150 million in converting the 10 Boeing 777-200LR aircraft in its fleet from three to two class cabins featuring wider Business class seats in a...
Emirates Announces New Executive Leadership Appointments

Emirates Announces New Executive Leadership Appointments

United Arabic Emirates has announced new executive leadership appointments for its operational, commercial and international affairs functions. Adel Al Redha is appointed as a Chief Operating Officer, Adnan Kazim is a Chief Commercial Officer and Sheikh Majid Al...
Emirates is about to retire Airbus A380s by Mid 2030s

Emirates is about to retire Airbus A380s by Mid 2030s

The world’s biggest operator of the A380 is planning for their retirement in the 2030s as Emirates is about to retire Airbus A380s. Emirates has 110 of the aircraft in service and a further 14 on order. The Emirates A380 is a common sight at airports around the world,...