All posts tagged "Tim Clark"

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    Emirates to Double Services from Dublin

    Emirates serve Dublin with a second daily non-stop flight to Dubai from 1st September 2014. The airline’s Boeing 777-300ER aircraft will add capacity of more than 5,000 seats a week in both directions.  The new daily service will complement Emirates’ B777 operation that commenced in January 2012. Timings have been scheduled to...

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    Emirates Plans Second Daily Dublin – Dubai Service

    On the occasion of today’s visit by An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny TD, to Emirates Group HQ in Dubai, the airline announced: “Emirates is keen to expand its presence in Ireland and confirms that we plan to start a second daily service to Dublin later this year. We believe there is a growing...

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    Emirates to Fly 70m Passengers in 2020

    Emirates expects to fly 70 million passengers in 2020 and the airline, together with its partners in Dubai, is already progressing plans to ensure the right infrastructures are in place to support and capitalise on this growth. These plans were revealed by Tim Clark, Emirates Airline President, at a presentation to delegates...

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    Emirates and Qantas Open Joint New Zealand Network

    Emirates and Qantas have enhanced their joint network as bookings opened for their new schedule between New Zealand and Australia. Qantas has retimed its existing Christchurch – Sydney service and will launch a new Perth – Auckland service.  Emirates will continue to operate 28 flights a week to New Zealand, with daily...

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    Emirates Aviation Experience Opens in London

    London’s latest visitor attraction, the Emirates Aviation Experience, was officially opened today, Friday 5thJuly 2013, by the Mayor, Boris Johnson, and Tim Clark, President of Emirates. The 300 sq m Emirates Aviation Experience, which cost in excess of £4 million and is located at the south side of the Emirates Air Line...

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    Emirates Receives 2013 ‘World’s Best Airline’ Award

    Cementing its place as one of the world’s leading international airlines, Emirates has today been awarded the highly coveted ‘World’s Best Airline’ award, presented by Skytrax at the 2013 World Airline Awards. In addition, Emirates won two more awards for ‘Best Middle East Airline’ and, for a record ninth year in a...

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    Qantas / Emirates Welcome New Zealand Decision on Partnership

    Qantas and Emirates have welcomed the New Zealand Minister for Transport’s decision to approve their partnership. The airlines applied for authorisation of the partnership in September 2012 under the Civil Aviation Act. Welcoming today’s announcement, President of Emirates Tim Clark, said: “This is a game-changing partnership that brings together two of the...

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    Emirates to Sponsor Roland Garros Tennis Tournament

    Emirates and Roland Garros have signed a five-year agreement appointing Emirates as Official Partner of the Roland Garros tournament starting with the 2013 edition from 21st May – 9thJune 2013.   The announcement was made by Tim Clark, President, Emirates Airline, and Jean Gachassin, President of the French Federation of Tennis, during...

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    Emirates to Launch First Transatlantic Flight

    Emirates will launch a direct service between Milan and New York, the airline’s only transatlantic service, from 1st October 2013. Emirates has timed its flight schedule to ensure maximum connectivity for other key feeder markets. Customers across Europe looking to fly on the airline’s award-winning product will be able to maximise the...

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    Emirates and Qantas Commence Partnership

    Emirates and Qantas have marked the official start of their now officially approved partnership, with the first Qantas flights departing from Sydney and Melbourne to London via Dubai on Sunday. “The strength of this partnership stems from the fact the Emirates and Qantas brands are an excellent match,” said Tim Clark, President...

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    Emirates and Qantas Welcome ACCC Decision on Partnership

    Emirates and Qantas have welcomed the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s approval of their partnership for a period of five years. The partnership will provide customers with a seamless international and Australian network, frequent flyer benefits and world-class travel experiences.  Today’s decision follows a six-month review process by the ACCC that included...

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    Dubai Airports Unveils Concourse A for A380s

    Dubai Airports and Emirates have completed the phased launch of Concourse A, the world’s first purpose-built facility for the A380 at Dubai International. All 20 A380-capable contact gates and Emirates’ First Class and Business Class lounges, which comprise 29,000 square metres of the facility, are now fully operational after a five-week-long phase-in...

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    Qantas / Emirates Deal Gets Initial Approval

    The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has issued a draft decision proposing to authorise a five-year alliance between Qantas and Emirates. The ACCC said that “the alliance was likely to result in material, although not substantial benefits to Australian consumers”. Alan Joyce, Qantas Group Chief Executive, said: “Our customer research has shown...

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    Qantas Partners with Emirates, Ends IAG Joint Business

    Qantas and Emirates today announced a new global aviation partnership that
 will give their customers a seamless Australian and international network, exclusive frequent flyer benefits and
 “world-class travel experiences”. Qantas also announced that it had agreed with British Airways to terminate their joint business from 31st March 2013. The airline will also restructure...

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    Emirates Announced as Sponsor of RTÉ’s MasterChef Ireland

    Yesterday Emirates put the spotlight on its catering capabilities as it announced its newest sponsorship in Ireland. Emirates has been unveiled as the sole sponsor of RTÉ’s MasterChef Ireland, ahead of the much-anticipated return of the award-winning culinary programme to TV screens on RTÉ Two in October. Once again, successful MasterChef applicants will...

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    Emirates Autumn Fares Promotion Launched for Ireland

    Today, Monday 20th August, Emirates launched its autumn price promotion for Ireland, which, for the first time, includes special fares to Adelaide, which will commence service from 1st November 2012. Promotional fares from Dublin for the period include: Economy Class to Dubai starting from €531; Business Class from €2,006 and First Class...