Tag - Emirates

Man flies solo on Mumbai-Dubai flight for Rs 18k


This might sound slightly difficult to believe but it’s true. A man paid Rs 18,000 for a flight ticket and travelled as the only passenger on board an Emirates flight from Mumbai to Dubai on May 19. Bhavesh Javeri, 40, thus enjoyed an exclusive flight on a 360-seater Boeing 777 aircraft. "I stepped into the...

The workforce of 4,300 pilots and nearly 22,000 cabin crew could shrink by almost a third from its pre-coronavirus levels.

Emirates lays off thousands of pilots and cabin crew: Report


Dubai: Emirates, one of the world's biggest long-haul airlines, laid off hundreds of pilots and thousands of cabin crew on Tuesday (Jun 9) as it manages a cash crunch caused by the coronavirus pandemic, Reuters reported. More redundancies were expected at Emirates this week including both Airbus A380 and Boeing 777 pilots, the sources said...