Lifestyle

I tested out Emirates’ first class suites, and it was clear why they were voted the best in the world — especially if you hate other people

Emirates’ newest first class suites were voted best in the world at this year’s TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards. The suites feature floor-to-ceiling sliding doors, meaning they offer unrivalled privacy. While at the Dubai Airshow 2019, I checked out the suites to see just why they were voted the best first […]
I tested out Emirates’ first class suites, and it was clear why they were voted the best in the world — especially if you hate other people
Lifestyle

BOEING: We Need Six More Months To Fix The Dreamliner

Boeing will need about half a year to resolve the “teething” issues that have plagued its 787 Dreamliner over the past two years, and make the plane as reliable as the stalwart 777 jet. Speaking at a press conference before the Dubai Air Show, Marty Bentrott, a Boeing regional sales […]
BOEING: We Need Six More Months To Fix The Dreamliner
Lifestyle

Airbus Ends Dry Spell With Sale Of 50 Giant Jets To Emirates

Emirates, the Dubai-based airline, has ordered 50 Airbus A380 jets, it announced Sunday at the Dubai Air Show. The $US20.2 billion deal is a reversal of fortune for Airbus, which had not sold a single A380 in 2013. Just a few weeks ago, Reuters reported, the plane maker was considering […]
Airbus Ends Dry Spell With Sale Of 50 Giant Jets To Emirates
Lifestyle

BOEING: The Middle Eastern Plane Market Is Worth $US550 Billion

According to Boeing, Middle Eastern airlines will need more than 2,600 new planes in the next 20 years, a market worth about $US550 billion. Air traffic in the region is growing much faster than in the rest of the world, and airlines like Etihad, Emirates, and Qatar Airways are more […]
BOEING: The Middle Eastern Plane Market Is Worth $US550 Billion
Markets

Dubai Airshow: Record Deal For Boeing, Egg-On-Face For Airbus

[credit provider=”Boeing”] Boeing and Airbus pulled in billions at this week’s Dubai Air Show, the biggest event of its kind in the Middle East and one of the few bright spots left for global aviation.It kicked off Sunday with a record deal for Boeing, more than $24 billion worth of […]
Dubai Airshow: Record Deal For Boeing, Egg-On-Face For Airbus