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2021
15
July
2021
| 10:48 Europe/Amsterdam
On Emirates SkyCargo’s modern and efficient Boeing 777 freighter aircraft capable of transporting around 100 tonnes of cargo per flight, it takes only eight flights to move 247 horses in 131 specially designed horse stalls, 59 grooms to look after th...
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06
July
2021
| 10:29 Europe/Amsterdam
150 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines flown on Emirates aircraftDubai, UAE, 6 July 2021 – July 6, 1885 was a historic date for modern medicine and treatment. This was the day when Louis Pasteur administered the first attenuated vaccine to a human pa...
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29
June
2021
| 11:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Relief materials flown free of charge under the Emirates India Humanitarian Airbridge during a three week period in May 2021 Essential supplies including thousands of oxygen cylinders and concentrators transportedSupported partner organisations inclu...
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08
June
2021
| 10:07 Europe/Amsterdam
Addition of 94 cool room pallet positions to existing EU GDP compliant infrastructure at Dubai International Airport provides more handling capacity for temperature sensitive pharma, including COVID-19 vaccinesCarrier has so far transported 75 millio...
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24
May
2021
| 08:36 Europe/Amsterdam
Emirates SkyCargo helped export more than 4,000 tonnes of New Zealand produce and food items in 2020The air cargo carrier was instrumental in the transport of PPE and other essential commodities into New Zealand on cargo only flightsDubai, UAE, 24 Ma...
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06
May
2021
| 07:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Carrier operates more than 3,100 flights with cargo loaded on passenger seats and in overhead bins on Boeing 777-300ER aircraftMore than 11,000 tonnes of cargo transported on seats and in bins, equivalent to cargo loaded on more than 800,000 seatsPPE...
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27
April
2021
| 09:11 Europe/Amsterdam
Emirates SkyCargo has transported around 59 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines on its flightsDubai at the centre of global COVID-19 response through the Dubai Vaccine Logistics AllianceDubai, UAE, 27 April 2021- Governments and health authorities aro...
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07
April
2021
| 12:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 07 April 2021- Emirates SkyCargo has operated the 500th passenger freighter flight serviced by Rickenbacker Airport (LCK), Columbus, Ohio, on 1 April 2021. The 501st passenger flight to the airport was also operated by Emirates, EK 9909, ...
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01
April
2021
| 08:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Air cargo carrier transported more than 220 tonnes of COVID-19 vaccines on over 150 flights to over 50 destinationsDubai, UAE, 01 April 2021- In the run up to World Health Day (7 April), Emirates SkyCargo has become the first airline cargo carrier in...
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16
March
2021
| 08:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Emirates SkyCargo was one of the first air cargo carriers globally to introduce cargo only flights on passenger aircraft to transport PPE and other essential supplies The air cargo carrier has operated more than 27,800 cargo only flights on passenger...
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14
March
2021
| 06:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 14 March 2021- Emirates SkyCargo and the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority have signed an MoU to streamline processes for the transportation of Dangerous Goods (DGs). The MoU was signed by Mohammed Abdulla Lengawi, Executive Director, Aviati...
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04
March
2021
| 11:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Air cargo carrier transported more than 1100 horses since April 2020Emirates SkyCargo executed three charter flights to transport horses for Saudi Cup 2021Carrier transporting horses for racing season in DubaiDubai, UAE, 04 March 2021- Emirates SkyCa...
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23
February
2021
| 09:38 Europe/Amsterdam
The air cargo carrier is an important facilitator in the trade and transportation of food items across international markets, enabling food security while also supporting the livelihoods of food growing communities.Over 220,000 tonnes of food items t...
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16
February
2021
| 08:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Under UNICEF’s Humanitarian Airfreight Initiative, Emirates will prioritise transport and delivery of COVID-19 vaccines and related suppliesInitiative in support of COVAX facility for equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccinesDubai, UAE, 16 February...
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31
January
2021
| 08:56 Europe/Amsterdam
Emirates SkyCargo, Dubai Airports, DP World and International Humanitarian City join hands to distribute vaccines by air, land and seaCombined expertise, along with global air routes, sea ports and logistics networks, will speed up vaccine deployment...
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11
January
2021
| 07:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 11 January 2021- 2020 was a year unlike any other for the aviation and the air cargo industry.Faced with the devastating impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on global industries and on people’s wellbeing, Emirates SkyCargo redoubled its commi...
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2020
30
December
2020
| 08:11 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai/ Sao Paulo, 30 December 2020- Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates airline has successfully executed a cargo charter to transport the Brazilian satellite Amazonia-1 from Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil to Chennai, India. This is the ...
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23
December
2020
| 07:40 Europe/Amsterdam
In recognition of the invaluable contribution by the healthcare ecosystem, Emirates SkyCargo transports the vaccine free of chargeVaccine doses flown, offloaded and cleared on priority basis on arrival in Dubai at dedicated Emirates SkyPharma facilit...
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24
November
2020
| 07:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 24 November 2020 – India is one of the fastest growing markets globally for the food and beverage sector. With a young population that is increasingly well travelled and familiar with international cuisine, there has been a growing awaren...
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11
November
2020
| 08:36 Europe/Amsterdam
  - Air cargo carrier responding to market demand for additional cargo capacity - Demonstrates agility and innovation in business response to the pandemicDubai, UAE, 11 Nov 2020- Emirates SkyCargo has started utilising its Airbus A380 aircraft on sel...
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02
November
2020
| 09:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 02 November 2020 – Emirates SkyCargo has recently crossed key milestones in its global freighter operations. The cargo division of Emirates recently completed 10 years of operating dedicated cargo flights on its Boeing 777-F aircraft to V...
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22
October
2020
| 10:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Emirates SkyCentral DWC in Dubai South to be operated as a dedicated anchor hub for COVID-19 vaccine distribution Air cargo carrier has also set up a dedicated rapid response team to handle requests for vaccine transport Dubai, UAE, 22 Octobe...
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19
October
2020
| 10:16 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai/ Tokyo, 19 October 2020- Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, has announced that it has commenced twice weekly scheduled cargo flights to Tokyo Haneda (HND) airport from 15 October 2020. The flights will be operated on Emirates’...
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15
October
2020
| 09:28 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 15 October 2020- When Emirates SkyCargo’s first freighter flight took off from Guadalajara, Mexico, on the 2nd of October, the cargo hold contained several tonnes of avocadoes and other vegetables grown and harvested in Mexico and destine...
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14
October
2020
| 08:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 14 October 2020- Emirates Delivers, the e-commerce delivery platform developed by Emirates SkyCargo has successfully completed its first year of operations delivering many a smile and cheer to its customers in the UAE. A fast, reliable an...
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08
October
2020
| 08:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 08 October 2020- Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, has facilitated trade between Vietnam and the rest of the world through its cargo flights to the country. Over the last 15 years, the air cargo carrier has gradually sc...
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29
September
2020
| 09:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Air cargo carrier connects Mexico’s second largest urban centre to its growing international network of more than 125 destinations. 15th cargo destination in the Americas for Emirates SkyCargo Dubai, UAE, 29 September 2020- Emirates SkyCargo wi...
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23
September
2020
| 11:42 Europe/Amsterdam
The two organisations will cooperate to develop logistics solutions for crisis relief operations Emirates SkyCargo to be carrier of first resort for International Humanitarian City’s relief efforts Dubai, UAE, 23 September 2020- Emirates SkyC...
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15
September
2020
| 08:18 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 15 September 2020- On 15 September 2002, Emirates SkyCargo crossed a historic milestone with its freighter flight touching down at Shanghai, which was the cargo carrier’s first scheduled cargo destination in the country and marked Emirate...
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13
August
2020
| 12:14 Europe/Amsterdam
Airline will enable people around the world to donate cash or Skywards Miles to be converted to cargo capacity for transport of critical aid and supplies to Beirut Humanitarian efforts led by Emirates SkyCargo to work with local and international ...
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