Tag: Emirates

Emirates Delivers connects Kuwait shoppers to the UAE

Emirates Delivers has launched a new route, connecting Kuwaiti shoppers with United Arab Emirates based-brands. Upon signing up to Emirates Delivers, the e-commerce delivery solution from Emirates SkyCargo, shoppers are given a unique shipping address in the UAE, UK and US, available in ‘My Su...

Emirates Delivers launches in Kuwait

Emirates Delivers launches in Kuwait

Emirates Delivers, the e-commerce delivery platform of Emirates SkyCargo, has launched in Kuwait, facilitating fast, reliable, and cost-effective international delivery of items purchased from the UK and the US to shoppers in Kuwait. Whether buying from a large e-commerce retailer or an online in...

Emirates Partners with African Energy Sector as the International Airline Partner for Energy Week in Cape Town

The African Energy Chamber (AEC) has announce its partnership with Emirates, the world’s leading international airline, as the official international airline partner for African Energy Week (AEW) – taking place 16-20 October in Cape Town. This collaboration markets a significant milestone in...

Nana Akufo-Addo awards Emirates with Presidential Honour

Emirates has been awarded the Presidential Honour for Distinguished Service, at The Ghana National Honours Awards 2023 from President Nana Akufo-Addo for its role in providing medical supplies, humanitarian aid and unstinting support to Ghana during the COVID-19 pandemic. The airline’s cargo...

Emirates SkyCargo and Air Canada Cargo Sign Agreement to Enhance Networks and Reach

Emirates SkyCargo and Air Canada Cargo have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to deliver more benefits to their air freight customers around the world.   The MoU, which builds on the airlines’ strategic commercial partnership announced last year, was signed at Emirates Headquarters in ...

Emirates Expands its Cargo Fleet With Five Boeing 777 Freighters

Boeing and Emirates today announced the Middle East carrier is further expanding its all-Boeing dedicated freighter fleet with an order for five 777 Freighters, valued at more than $1.7 billion at list prices. HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline ...

Cargo IQ launches pilot to close road freight visibility gap

Cross-stakeholder organisation Cargo iQ has initiated a pilot study to enhance shipment visibility and increase speed in the road freight segment of an air cargo shipment’s journey, with Emirates Airlines, Jan de Rijk, and software company CargoHub co-operating for the trial. The pilot will tes...

One billion vaccines shipped through Brussels Airport

Since the first Covid vaccine shipments from Brussels Airport in November 2020, one billion Covid vaccines have passed through the airport. This important milestone was reached through the active collaboration of numerous partners, state-of-the-art facilities and years of expertise in the pharmac...

Emirates SkyCargo hosts ministerial delegation from Spain

Emirates SkyCargo welcomed Luis Planas Puchades, the Spanish Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food; Iñigo de Palacio España, Ambassador of Spain to the UAE and a senior delegation from Spain at its headquarters last week in Dubai. Nabil Sultan, Emirates Divisional Senior Vice President, ...

Emirates offers additional cargo capacity in 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 ...

EVA podcast: Henrik Ambak – SVP Cargo Operations Worldwide Emirates

On this weeks EVA podcast host Chris Notter speaks to Henrik Ambak – SVP Cargo Operations Worldwide, Emirates. "A long-standing colleague and fellow member of COAG – ICHC and now also chairmen of Cargo IQ. "A man who talks sense and can say a lot or say little but still say something! A ...

WACO Member WWG Consolidators Wins Emirates SkyCargo Award

WWG Consolidators, WACO’s representative member in Pakistan, has been awarded Emirates SkyCargo’s Best Cargo Agent Award 2019. Delegates from the airline visited WWG Consolidators’ office in Karachi, Pakistan, and presented staff and senior management with a certificate recognising the for...

Emirates SkyCargo strengthens its pharma corridors initiative with ‘fit-for-purpose’ infrastructure

With over 75,000 tonnes of pharmaceuticals flown across the world during the Financial Year 2018/19, Emirates SkyCargo is one of the leading international players in the air transportation of pharmaceuticals. Over the years, the freight division of Emirates has strengthened its capabilities to tran...

Emirates appoints new members to senior management team

Emirates has made changes to its senior management team including the appointment of Adnan Kazim as chief commercial officer (CCO). As CCO, Kazim is responsible for worldwide commercial operations of the Dubai-based airline, e-commerce, and also Emirates SkyCargo. Along with Kazim, Adel Al Re...

Emirates adds new belly route to Mexico City via Barcelona

Emirates is to start a new daily service from Dubai International Airport to Mexico City International Airport via Barcelona – starting on 9 December 2019. The new route will be operated with a two-class Boeing 777-200LR. It will offer up to 14 tonnes of cargo, opening up access to more global...

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