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It takes off for the first time from Dubai (UAE) in 1985, when it had only two aircraft.

On October 25, 1985, Emirates operated its flights from Dubai to Karachi and Mumbai, using a Boeing 737 and an Airbus 300 B4 chartered with the Pakistan International Airlines crew.

On July 3, 1987, the A6-EKA flew from Toulouse to Dubai, and Emirates received its first owned aircraft, an Airbus A310-304.

In 1992 Emirates leads the way in inflight entertainment by becoming the first airline to install video systems on all seats and in all cabin classes in its fleet.

  • Emirates
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  • Dubai, UAE
  • 177 Airplanes; Airbus 380 and Boeing 777
  • Emirates Official Website

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Emirates crew and client
Emirates economy cabin
Meal service

Emirates in 2016 was named the best airline in the world and receives twelve consecutive awards for best inflight entertainment at the 2016 Skytrax World Airline Awards.

When you book your group with Emirates, you'll enjoy a range of benefits including special fares, flexible ticketing options, 23 kg baggage allowance per passenger, shared standard onboard configuration and much more. In addition, the child price is 75% of the adult group price.

Emirates crew

Emirates offers the following service compartments onboard:

  • Economy - G
  • Business - I
  • First  - A
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