Emirates has announced it’ll resume flights to Nairobi (from 2 August), Baghdad, and Basra (from 10 August), expanding its growing network, and offering customers round the world more convenient connections to Dubai, and via Dubai.
This will take the airline’s passenger network to 67 destinations in August, including seven points in Africa and five points within the Middle East .
Flights between Nairobi and Dubai and Basra and Dubai will operate 3 times every week while flights between Baghdad and Dubai will operate fourfold every week . The flights are going to be operated with the Emirates Boeing 777-300ER and may be booked on emirates.com or via travel agents.
Dubai is open: Customers from across Emirates’ network can now to visit Dubai because the city has re-opened for business and leisure visitors with new aviation protocols that safeguard the health and safety of tourists and communities.
Free, global protect COVID-19 related costs: Customers can now travel confidently , as Emirates has committed to hide all COVID-19 related medical expenses, freed from cost, should they be diagnosed with COVID-19 during their travel.
This cover is obtainable by Emirates freed from cost to its customers no matter class of travel or destination. it’s immediately effective for patrons flying on Emirates until 31 October 2020 (first flight to be completed on or before 31 October 2020) and is valid for 31 days from the instant they fly the primary sector of their journey. this suggests Emirates customers can still enjoy the added assurance of this cover, albeit they travel onwards to a different city after arriving at their Emirates destination.
Customers don’t got to register or fill in any forms before they travel, and that they aren’t obligated to utilise this cover provided by Emirates.
Any impacted customer who has been diagnosed with COVID-19 during their travel simply has got to contact a fanatical hotline to avail of assistance and canopy .
The hotline number, and details of what COVID-19 related expenses are covered, is out there on the web site .
Flexibility and assurance: With the gradual re-opening of borders over the summer, Emirates has revised its booking policies to supply customers more flexibility and confidence to plan their travel. Customers whose travel plans are disrupted by COVID-19 related flight or travel restrictions can simply hold on to their ticket which can be valid for twenty-four months and rebook to fly at a later time; request travel vouchers to offset against future Emirates purchases or request refunds via a web form on Emirates’ website or via their travel booker .
Health and safety first:
Emirates has implemented a comprehensive set of measures at every step of the customer journey to make sure the security of its customers and employees on the bottom and within the air, including the distribution of complimentary hygiene kits containing masks, gloves, hand sanitiser and antibacterial wipes to all or any customers. For more information on these measures and therefore the services available on each flight, visit: www.emirates.com/yoursafety
Customers are reminded that travel restrictions remain in situ , and travellers will only be accepted on flights if they suits the eligibility and entry criteria requirements of their destination countries.