Emirates will launch flight service to the German city of Hamburg on March 1. Emirates already has daily flights to Munich and Frankfurt and a daily service to Dusseldorf.
Germany is one of the Emirates’ largest and most important markets. More than 236,000 Germans visited Dubai in 2004 based on hotel occupation. With strengthening trade ties between Germany and Dubai, Emirates’ services will cater to the growing demand from travelers and shippers looking for speedy air links between the huge port of Hamburg and the Middle East’s major trading hub, Dubai. Emirates will operate its A330-200 aircraft in a three-class configuration on the Hamburg route, offering 237 seats and 14 tons of bellyhold capacity. Depart at 1535 hrs, arriving at. Currently, more than 250 Germans are employed by Emirates with nearly 100 different nationalities represented.