All posts tagged "Salem Obaidalla"

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    Emirates to Increase Capacity to Bangkok and Hong Kong

    Emirates announced today an increase in capacity on its Bangkok and Hong Kong services. Bangkok, one of Emirates’ earliest destinations in the Far East, joining the network in 1990, will receive a second daily, non-stop Airbus A380 service from 27th October 2013, operating as EK372 that will depart Dubai at 09.40 and...

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    Second Emirates Daily A380 Service on Dubai – Sydney

    Emirates will add a second A380 service on its Dubai – Sydney route from 1st June 2013, serving customers from Dublin and other key points. The second A380 will operate on the early morning service. Currently served by a B777-300ER, deploying the A380 on return flights EK414 and EK415 will increase capacity...

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    Emirates Goes Daily on Dubai – Adelaide

    Emirates has increased its flights on the Dubai – Adelaide route to daily, just three months after the airline commenced a four times a week service to its fifth Australian gateway in November 2012. It will see an additional 1,062 seats operate in and out of the state per week, carrying an...

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    Emirates to Add Fifth Daily Bangkok Flight

    From 31st March 2013, Emirates will introduce a fifth daily, non-stop service between Dubai and Bangkok. The new service will be operated by an Airbus 330-200L until 1st September when a Boeing 777-300ER will be deployed. In addition to these 35 flights a week there will be a daily Airbus A380 service...

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    Emirates Launches Dubai – Adelaide Route

    Emirates’ first commercial flight to South Australia departed from Dubai this morning bound for Adelaide, inaugurating South Australia’s first non-stop flight link with the Middle East. Initially flight EK440 will operate four times weekly, serviced by a B777-300ER, increasing to daily services from 1st February 2013. “We are investing in South Australia...

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    Emirates is Official Airline of 2012 Irish Open

    Emirates has today announced its first sponsorship in Ireland by becoming the Official Airline of the Irish Open. The 2012 Irish Open, which takes place at the Royal Portrush Golf Club from 28th June – 1st July, is one of the premier events on the European Tour calendar. The tournament is set...

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    Emirates SVP Thanks Irish Customers

    Following the introduction by Emirates of a 360-seat B777-300ER on the Dublin-Dubai route from 1st May (as reported by Irish Travel Trade News on 2nd May), Salem Obaidalla, Emirates’ Senior Vice President, Commercial Operations, Europe & Russian Federation, said today: “The phenomenal performance of this new service continues to impress us. Now...

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    Emirates Daily Dublin Service One of Most Successful Route Launches Ever

    Since 9th January Emirates has been flying daily from Dublin non-stop to Dubai – and already there’s a demand for even more seats! Early load factors were so high that within three weeks Emirates had announced that it will introduce a 360-seat Boeing 777-300ER from 1st July. This will increase capacity by...

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    Emirates ‘Talk of the Town’

    A strong team from Emirates is in Dublin today to promote the start-up of the airline’s daily Dublin – Dubai service on 9th January 2012. Front-page advertisements in major daily newspapers are headed ‘Talk of the Town’, a media briefing breakfast was held this morning in the Shelbourne Hotel, and tonight travel...