to and from Europe have switched to Dubai International airport’s recently-opened Emirates Terminal 3.
opened its doors earlier this month (see online October 14), and by tomorrow 60
percent or 168 of Emirates’ daily flights will depart or arrive at the new
These include all
flights to Europe, the Americas, the GCC, the Middle East and Africa – a fourth
and final phase will then switch flights to and from the Indian Subcontinent, East Asia and Australasia.
The first European
flight to arrive into Terminal 3 will be EK008 from London Heathrow to Dubai, due to arrive at 1945.
The full list of
flights operating out of Terminal 3 is as follows:
Athens, Birmingham, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Glasgow, Hamburg, Istanbul, Larnaca,
London Gatwick, London Heathrow, Malta, Manchester, Milan, Moscow, Munich,
Newcastle, Nice, Paris, Rome, Vienna, Zurich and Venice.
GCC/Middle East: Amman, Bahrain, Beirut, Damascus, Dhahran, Doha, Jeddah, Kuwait,
Sana’a and Tehran.
Abidjan, Accra, Addis Ababa, Cairo, Cape Town, Casablanca, Dar es Salaam,
Entebbe, Johannesburg, Khartoum, Lagos, Mauritius, Nairobi, Seychelles, Tripoli
Americas: New York, Houston, Los Angeles, Sao Paulo and Toronto.
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Report by Mark Caswell