Emirates - the Dubai headquartered airline became the first airline in the world to conduct a pre-flight COVID-19 test. All passengers on today's flight to Tunisia were tested for COVID-19 at the Dubai Airport in co-ordination with Dubai Health Authority (DHA). The rapid test was done at the check-in area with results being available in … Continue reading A blood test at airport, will this be the new normal ?
Friends, fellow avgeeks and social media expressed equal surprise and amusement when I said Emirates will be my 50th airline. To have traveled 49 and not flown Emirates or been to Dubai was a surprise for all. When this trip was being planned, I had in mind to fly Ukraine International Airlines from Delhi, visit … Continue reading Emirates: My 50th Airline, to Europe and back
After ten days in Italy, it was time to fly back home. The first leg of the journey was scheduled on A330-200 (EY084) and the later on B787-900 (EY206) for which the trip report is already posted. Online check-in was done for both legs a day prior to the journey and our cab navigated some … Continue reading Rome to Abu Dhabi – Etihad 84 code shared with 7 others !