The Dubai Airshow Talks About The UAE’s Growing Space Sector

The Dubai Airshow Talks About The UAE’s Growing Space Sector

The addition of the Space Pavilion at the Dubai Airshow 2019 comes at an ideal time, given the increasing investment in the space sector. UAE space industry In particular, 2019 is an exciting year for the UAE space industry. The UAE partnered with Saudi Arabia,...
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...
Airbus showcases its technology during BIDEC

Airbus showcases its technology during BIDEC

Airbus is showcasing its portfolio of mission-critical offerings at the second edition of Bahrain International Defense Exhibition & Conference. The Event Being held under the patronage of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, and endorsed by the Bahrain...
SpiceJet Launches First International Hub In UAE

SpiceJet Launches First International Hub In UAE

Indian low-cost airline, SpiceJet, has launched a new international hub in the UAE, which will begin operating as soon as December. New Hub The new hub at Ras Al Khaimah International Airport is SpiceJet’s first overseas and poses new competition to local low-cost...
UK Lifts Ban on Flights to Sharm El-Sheikh in Egypt

UK Lifts Ban on Flights to Sharm El-Sheikh in Egypt

Uk lifts ban from direct flights to Sharm el-Sheikh are to resume after the government ended a ban imposed in 2015. After 224 individuals died in the bombing of a Russian airliner, linked to the Islamic State group. Egyptian officials have since admitted the airport...
AVB AWARDS 2019 Low-Cost Airline Of The Year: Air Arabia

AVB AWARDS 2019 Low-Cost Airline Of The Year: Air Arabia

The winner of the Low-cost Airline of the Year category is Air Arabia. About Air Arabia The Middle East’s first low-cost carrier, Air Arabia was established in 2003 by the Ruler of Sharjah and the Supreme Council of the United Arab Emirates, and is now a...
Dubai Airshow 2019

Dubai Airshow 2019

Organizers of this year’s Dubai Airshow have announced that they are anticipating it to be bigger than ever. About Dubai AirShow The Dubai Airshow is a biennial air show held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates under the patronage of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al...
Emirates to Add A Second Daily Flight to London

Emirates to Add A Second Daily Flight to London

United Arab Emirates announced the launch of a second daily flight from Dubai to London. Additional Flight The additional flight means that Emirates customers will now have 11 daily flight options to and from three London airports. Second Daily Flight As with the...
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...