Emirates commences inaugural Dubai-Miami passenger service

SourceGulf Business

Dubai-based Emirates has commenced its first passenger flight to Miami. Emirates flight EK213 departed at 3.10am from Dubai on Thursday morning. Flights to/from Miami will operate on Emirates’ three-class Boeing 777-300ER, offering eight private suites in First Class, 42 lie flat seats in Business Class and 304 seats in Economy Class.

Emirates flight EK213 departs DXB at 3.10am, arriving in MIA at 11am, while the return flight EK214 will depart Miami at 9.10pm, arriving in Dubai at 7.35pm the next day. The new four times a week service to Miami takes Emirates’ US network to 12 destinations on over 10 flights a day. Miami is the airline’s second destination that it flies to in Florida. Emirates now operates over 70 weekly flights to the US, offering over 26,000 seats across 12 gateways including Boston, Chicago, New York (JFK and Newark), Houston, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Washington DC and Orlando. In addition to Miami, Emirates has also re-started flights...read more...