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Emirates denies report that it is looking to take over Etihad to create global mega-airline

Emirates Airline has denied a report that it is considering a takeover of fellow Persian Gulf carrier Etihad. Bloomberg reported that the Dubai, United Arab Emirates-based airline could take over its financially challenged rival to create the world's largest airline in terms of passenger traffic.
An Emirates flight into JFK airport had to be quarantined Wednesday. 11 people were hospitalized.

A Harvard professor says the dozens of passengers sickened on international flights are a clear ‘warning shot’ of a worst-case scenario

The CDC is investigating illnesses that sickened dozens of passengers on three separate international flights headed into the US this week. Some passengers were traveling from Mecca, where the Hajj pilgrimage was recently underway, and crowds of millions gathered.
View of the emergency vehicles outside of the Emirates jet.

An Emirates Airbus A380 was quarantined at JFK Airport after 100 passengers became ill

Emirates Airline Flight 203 was quarantined at New York's JFK International Airport after 100 passengers fell ill on board. The Airbus A380 from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, landed in New York at 9:18 a.m. on Wednesday.

Emirates launched a new flight targeted at a small city in New Jersey that most Americans have never heard of — and it’s a brilliant strat...

Emirates launched a new non-stop flight between Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey and Dubai. The flights are targeted towards New Jersey's large population of individuals from the Indian subcontinent.
Air France offers Givenchy pajamas and amenity kits to its La Première customers.

These are some of the most expensive items you get when you fly first class

First class flying usually includes entertainment systems and gourmet meals. In addition to these services, many first-class passengers get designer amenity kits and luxurious bedding — which they sometimes keep. See some of the most expensive products you get in first class

We tried out Emirates’ new private first class suites — and they lived up to the hype

Business Insider was invited to attend the first arrival of Emirates' new daily flight from Dubai to London Stansted. Naturally, the first thing we wanted to do was check out the airline's new private first class suites for ourselves — and they lived up to the hype.
An Air Italy Airbus A330-200 arrived in New York.

This single flight shows the complexities of the airline industry’s nastiest feud

Air Italy launched its new New York to Milan flight last week. With the arrival of Qatar Airways bankrolled Air Italy, all six carriers involved in the airline industry's nastiest feud compete on a single route.

I checked out the Emirates’ business class lounge in Dubai where the wealthy spend their layovers — here’s what it as like

It takes 12 minutes to walk from one end of the Emirates business class lounge to the other. Emirates operates three business class lounge in Dubai that can accommodate more than 4,600 passengers.

The nastiest feud in the airline industry isn’t over just yet

The Trump administration and the UAE government agreed to quell the nastiest dispute in the airline industry for a year. However, whether things have really changed is uncleawr
The lounge on an Emirates Airbus A380.

Why one of the wealthiest airlines in the world refuses to invest its money in other airlines

Emirates has shyed away from buying equity stakes in other airlines. Emirates Airline president Sir Tim Clark doesn't believe the investment of time and money is worth the returns.