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Dubai’s Emirates revives prospect of world’s longest flight to Panama

Emirates shelved plans for flights to Panama City from its Dubai hub in early 2016 The post Dubai’s Emirates revives prospect of world’s longest flight to Panama appeared first on Gulf Business.

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Saudi’s Riyadh airport privatisation plans on hold, say sources

The kingdom is launching a privatisation drive as part of wider economic reforms as it diversifies away from dependancy on oil The post Saudi’s Riyadh airport privatisation plans on hold, say sources appeared first on Gulf Business.

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Abu Dhabi’s Etihad expands codeshare with EgyptAir, upgrades Casablanca to 787

The carrier is currently conducting an operational review to improve profitability The post Abu Dhabi’s Etihad expands codeshare with EgyptAir, upgrades Casablanca to 787 appeared first on Gulf Business.

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Dubai airline Emirates launches summer sale

Cheaper flights are being offered to UAE travellers that book this month The post Dubai airline Emirates launches summer sale appeared first on Gulf Business.

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Flydubai begins flights to DRC’s Kinshasa

Flydubai will codeshare on the route with sister airline Emirates The post Flydubai begins flights to DRC’s Kinshasa appeared first on Gulf Business.

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Dubai’s Emirates to exercise Airbus A380 options “sooner rather than later”

The Middle East airline placed a provisional order for 20 of the double-decker superjumbos in January The post Dubai’s Emirates to exercise Airbus A380 options “sooner rather than later” appeared first on Gulf Business.

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Kuwait Airways halts Lebanon flights

A number of other airlines have announced plans to re-route flights around the Eastern Mediterranean due to possible air strikes in Syria The post Kuwait Airways halts Lebanon flights appeared first on Gulf Business.

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Airlines re-route flights around Syria due to possible air strikes

US President Donald Trump and Western allies are discussing possible military action The post Airlines re-route flights around Syria due to possible air strikes appeared first on Gulf Business.

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Dubai airport introduces extra charge for non-standard baggage

The new fee could be passed on to passengers The post Dubai airport introduces extra charge for non-standard baggage appeared first on Gulf Business.

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Dubai’s Dnata agrees to acquire Qantas’ catering business

The company has agreed to continue providing in-flight catering to Qantas for at least 10 years The post Dubai’s Dnata agrees to acquire Qantas’ catering business appeared first on Gulf Business.

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