Emirates Airlines increases operations in Australia to meet huge demand

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Emirates Airlines announced today that it will increase its operations to and from Australia in response to the continued increase in demand.

The announcement comes after Australia’s decision to reopen its borders to international travelers from November 2, and New South Wales and Victoria will allow vaccinated travelers to return to Australia without quarantine, with an increase in the number of vaccinations in both countries. ..

With the easing of travel restrictions, Emirates flight EK414 / 415 between Dubai and Sydney will become daily from November 2 and will operate a Boeing 777-300.ER. The carrier will operate flight EC 408/409 to Melbourne at a rate of 4 flights per week, with the possibility of increasing the number of flights in accordance with demand..

Emirates flight capacity to Sydney and Melbourne will return to 100%, reflecting Australia’s gradual recovery from the aftermath of the Covid-19 pandemic and allowing the transfer of a total of 354 passengers on each flight in all classes. Australian citizens, permanent residents and their immediate family members who have received an approved COVID-19 vaccine will enjoy unlimited travel between the two cities for the first time since the pandemic began, whether at destinations global leisure or home to visit family and friends..

From December 1, the Emirates plane will return A380 To Australia, to serve daily Dubai / Sydney line. The giant will offer 516 seats in three classes: 14 private suites in the first, 76 seats in the business class and 426 comfortable seats in the economy class..

Commenting on the intensification of Emirates operations in Australia with the easing of travel restrictions, Emirates Regional Vice President for Australia Barry Brown said: “We are pleased to be able to provide additional services, with a larger capacity and number, for our loyal customers.in Australia as life begins to return to normal.This is for vaccinated travelers wishing to repatriate to Australia, there are no further capacity restrictions and there is no need to self-quarantine upon arrival in NSW or Victoria, allowing them to meet their families immediately. “

Barry Brown added: “From 1 November, customers in Australia will be able to plan vacations and travel internationally. We look forward to serving them by giving them access to our network of 120 destinations through our Dubai hub. , also making it easier for them, wanting to stop in Dubai, to visit Expo 2020.

Tickets can be booked via emiratet.com Or contact travel agents. For more details on entry requirements to Australia, pre-departure COVID-19 testing requirements and mandatory documentation, customers can review the travel requirements page on the airline website. Customers are advised to check their travel requirements before booking their flights as they are subject to change by the Federal Government and the Australian State.

Barry Brown thanked Emirates customers for their loyalty despite the challenges since the pandemic began. He said: “We are more committed than ever to Australia and look forward to adding Sydney to our network of destinations served by our aircraft. A380 famous. Our customers appreciate the space and products offered by the giant, and from December, they will be able to experience this extraordinary product when traveling to and from Sydney..

First-class and business passengers can relax and eat delicious food before the flight, as Emirates Airlines offers them access to its Dubai lounges and other destinations throughout its network, as well as enjoy the service of the driver before and after their four-point flights. in Australia and Dubai, as well as throughout the airline network. More details here. The airline offers on-board distinctive experiences such as a shower for first-class passengers and an air lounge for first-time and business passengers..

Emirates and Qantas customers can access the common network destinations of the two operators thanks to their joint strategic code partnership. In addition to more than 120 destinations within the Emirates network, customers can access more than 55 Australian destinations through this partnership, while Qanta customers can travel with Emirates flights to Dubai and reach more than 50 cities in Europe. Middle East and North Africa..

Emirates continues to operate flights to Brisbane and Perth, subject to capacity restrictions imposed by the government, which include a mandatory 14-day quarantine for all passengers until travel restrictions are eased in Queensland and Western Australia..

Emirates has led the industry in its efforts to eliminate travel stress, as it is keen to protect the health of its customers to ensure they feel safe and secure when making the decision to travel. The airline implements the latest health and safety measures at every step of the journey. It also recently introduced contactless technology to facilitate the passage of customers through Dubai International Airport.

Emirates Airlines continues to maintain its leadership in the industry, through innovative products and services that meet the demands of passengers in these unusual and changing circumstances. The airline has recently strengthened its customer care initiatives through more generous and flexible booking policies and also expanded insurance coverage against various risks, helping its customers maintain their miles and status at Emirates Skywards program.

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