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Mar 17, 2008

Emirates Airlines

Emirates will launch daily Dubai-Los Angeles Sept. 1 aboard a 266-seat 777-200LR. It will be EK's third US gateway after New York JFK and Houston Intercontinental. Mar 14, 2008

Emirates Airlines

Emirates is set to expand its network this year with the start of services to the West Coast headlined by the September 1 launching of the airline's third U.S. gateway with nonstop flights between Los Angeles and Dubai. Operating daily, the service will be the first nonstop operation connecting Dubai to Los Angeles International Airport. The new flight runs a distance of 8,339 miles, which lasts 16-hours and 35 minutes. The return flight is expected to be a tad shorter at about 16 hours. The flights depart L.A. at 4:45 p.m. and arrive in Dubai at 7:40 p.m. the following day. Flights departing Dubai at 8:20 a.m. arrive in L.A. at 1:55 p.m. All times listed are local. Visit www.emirates.com Mar 14, 2008

Emirates Airlines

Emirates offers Private Suites in all First Class travel on or after March 30th, 2008. The Private Suites are presently offered on 19 aircraft, including select Airbus A340-500, Boeing 777-200 LR, Airbus A380 and Boeing 777-300ER three class aircraft. They operate on specific flights to the Americas, Europe, South Africa, Australia and Asia. The suites will be rolled out on other select three class aircraft across the Emirates fleet (including all three-class configuration Airbus A380's) in the future. Visit www.emirates.com/usa Mar 13, 2008

Emirates Airlines

Emirates will launch four-times-weekly Dubai-Guangzhou on July 1 using A330-200s. Service will become daily from Dec. 1. Mar 12, 2008

Emirates Airlines

Emirates Airlines will launch four-times-weekly Dubai-Guangzhou on July 1 using...

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