Emirates SkyCargo to set up the world’s largest GDP compliant air cargo hub in Dubai for global distribution of COVID-19 vaccine

Emirates SkyCargo is stepping up its readiness to handle the logistical complexities of distributing a potential COVID-19 vaccine globally by creating the world’s first dedicated airside cargo hub for the vaccine in Dubai. The air cargo carrier is taking a global leadership position by announcing that it will be re-opening its Emirates SkyCentral DWC cargo … More Emirates SkyCargo to set up the world’s largest GDP compliant air cargo hub in Dubai for global distribution of COVID-19 vaccine

Emirates SkyCargo maintains supply chains for food and other perishables during COVID-19

Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, continues to play a vital role in supporting Kenyan businesses through the transportation of essential food commodities using its Boeing 777-300ERs passenger aircrafts from Nairobi to Dubai.  The air cargo carrier has enhanced the movement of fresh fruits and through the airline’s 10 weekly scheduled flights from Jomo … More Emirates SkyCargo maintains supply chains for food and other perishables during COVID-19

Emirates SkyCargo expands cargo connectivity to 100 destinations

Emirates SkyCargo will be operating scheduled cargo flights to 100 destinations across six continents during the month of July 2020. Some of the new cities added to the air cargo carrier’s network include Accra, Algiers, Athens, Fort Lauderdale, Glasgow, Larnaca, Los Angeles, Male, Moscow (SVO), Phnom Penh, Rome, Santiago, Sialkot and Tunis. Emirates SkyCargo’s network … More Emirates SkyCargo expands cargo connectivity to 100 destinations

Emirates offers additional cargo capacity on aircraft with modified Economy Class cabins

Emirates has introduced additional cargo capacity by using Boeing 777-300ER aircraft with seats removed from the Economy Class cabin. The measure has been introduced in response to the strong air cargo market demand for the rapid, reliable and efficient transportation of essential commodities such as Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), pharmaceuticals, medical equipment, food, machinery and … More Emirates offers additional cargo capacity on aircraft with modified Economy Class cabins

Boarding pass for cargo: what flies on the Emirates seat?

In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, countries around the world have witnessed an increase in the demand for essential commodities such as personal protective equipment and medical devices. However, with limited air cargo capacity available due to suspension of the majority of passenger flights, air cargo carriers have had to innovate to optimise capacity … More Boarding pass for cargo: what flies on the Emirates seat?

Emirates resumes scheduled Cargo flights to Eldoret International Airport

Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates has announced the resumption of its scheduled cargo services to Eldoret. The route will be served by Emirates’ Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, twice a week, this is in addition to the airline’s passenger freighter service to Nairobi. Emirates Cargo Manager, East Africa, Mr. Saeed Abdulla, said that Eldoret is … More Emirates resumes scheduled Cargo flights to Eldoret International Airport

Emirates SkyCargo pulls out all stops to maintain food supplies into the UAE

Emirates SkyCargo has utilized the cargo capacity on its Boeing 777 freighter and Boeing 777-300ER passenger freighter aircraft to help maintain and replenish food supplies in the UAE during the Covid-19 pandemic. The air cargo carrier has helped import more than 34,000 tonnes of food into the country between January and April 2020, out of … More Emirates SkyCargo pulls out all stops to maintain food supplies into the UAE

Emirates SkyCargo Continues to Connect Kenya to Global Markets

Emirates SkyCargo has recalibrated its operations to support the continuity of Kenyan businesses with the introduction of twice-weekly dedicated cargo flights on its passenger aircraft from Nairobi to Dubai. The airline has established this short term schedule which utilizes the bellyhold capacity on its wide body Boeing 777-300 ER passenger aircraft to supplement the cargo … More Emirates SkyCargo Continues to Connect Kenya to Global Markets

Emirates SkyCargo deploys capacity to supply and replenish food and medicines in the UAE

Emirates SkyCargo has stepped up its commitment to facilitate the flow of essential goods across markets including the UAE. Working in a scenario where global air cargo capacity has been severely constrained due to restrictions on passenger flights, Emirates SkyCargo continues to ensure that goods such as food and medical supplies are transported to destinations … More Emirates SkyCargo deploys capacity to supply and replenish food and medicines in the UAE

Emirates ground crews give an emotional send-off to last flights

Emirates ground crews around the world have bid farewell to their last operating flights back to Dubai. EK 005 to London Heathrow, which departed at 1605hrs on 24 March was the last flight to take off from Dubai. EK 262 from Sao Paulo, which landed at 2235hrs (local time) was the last flight to arrive … More Emirates ground crews give an emotional send-off to last flights