Emirates captains pose inside the cockpit.
Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
Emirates airlines added Miami to its growing list.
The flight took off this morning (Thursday) from Dubai International Airport to Miami, inaugurating the airline's first passenger service to this famous coastal metropolis, its second stop in Florida, and the first new destination for Emirates since the outbreak of the pandemic.
Emirates flight EK213 departed at 3:10 am UAE time.
With the new service to Miami, which will operate at a rate of four flights per week, the Emirates network in the United States will cover 12 destinations with more than 10 flights per day.
The new service to Miami is a gateway to many destinations.
The carrier is currently operating to the United States at more than 60% of its capacity before the pandemic, and continues to expand its presence in line with the increasing pace of passenger traffic growth.
The new service to Miami is a gateway to many destinations in Central and South America and the Caribbean islands. Passengers in these areas will also be able to use the Emirates network, which currently covers more than 120 destinations.
In addition to launching the new Miami service, since the beginning of July, Emirates Airlines has resumed its flights to Nice (France), Mexico City, Phuket (Thailand), Lyon (France), Mauritius and Malta.
IATA Travel Pass enables Emirates passengers to create a 'digital passport' to verify their pre-travel test or vaccination meets the requirements of the destination.
Soon, customers flying from Dubai to any of Emirates’ 12 destinations in the US will be able to choose facial recognition technology at the departure gates, reducing the time taken for identity checks to two seconds or less.
One of the world's biggest long-haul airlines, Emirates looks to resume flights gradually in line with the lifting of travel and operational restrictions, Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum said.
"Following the announcement of positive COVID-19 cases in Hong Kong relating to certain passengers who travelled on our flights, Emirates has taken the decision to temporarily suspend passenger services from Pakistan, from 24 June 04:00 Pakistan LT. "
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The decision is based on the results of clinical studies and the strict evaluation of the emergency use permit and the local evaluation that complies with the approved regulations.
Holders of valid residency visas who received full vaccination in the UAE and have completed 14 days after receiving the second dose and carrying vaccination certificates approved by the official authorities in the country will be allowed to enter from those countries.