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NEW UPDATES: Emirates Boeing 777-300 At Dubai Airport!

5.15  P.M The following Emirates flights out of Dubai on the 3rd of August are cancelled:

EK572/573: Dubai-Kolkata-Dubai DXB/CCU/DXB
EK2809/2810: Dubai-Medina-Dubai DXB/MED/DXB
EK843/844: Dubai-Doha-Dubai DXB/DOH/DXB
EK083/084: Dubai-Geneva-Dubai DXB/GVA/DXB
EK979/980: Dubai-Tehran-Dubai DXB-IKA/DXB
EK864/865: Dubai-Muscat-Dubai DXB/MCT/DXB
EK849/850: Dubai-Doha-Dubai DXB/DOH/DXB
EK630/631: Dubai-Multan-Dubai DXB/MUX/DXB
EK881/882: Dubai-Doha-Dubai DXB/DOH/DXB
EK839/840: Dubai-Bahrain-Dubai DXB/BAH/DXB
EK825/826: Dubai-Dammam-Dubai DXB/DMM/DXB
EK947/948: Dubai-Basra-Dubai DXB/BSR/DXB
EK977/978: Dubai-Tehran-Dubai DXB/IKA/DXB
EK602/603: Dubai-Karachi-Dubai DXB/KHI/DXB
EK875/876: Dubai-Kuwait-Dubai DXB/KWI/DXB
EK903/904: Dubai-Amman-Dubai DXB/AMM/DXB
EK817/818: Dubai-Riyadh-Dubai DXB/RUH/DXB
EK857/858: Dubai-Kuwait-Dubai DXB/KWI/DXB
EK508/509: Dubai-Mumbai-Dubai DXB/BOM/DXB
EK833/834: Dubai-Bahrain-Dubai DXB/BAH/DXB
EK386/387: Dubai-Hong Kong-Dubai DXB/HKG/DXB



4.18 P.M: Statement by His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Emirates' Chairman & Chief Executive 



4.17 P.M: flydubai has cancelled all flights to and from DXB until 22:00 (Dubai time).

4.00 P.M  Dedicated telephone lines are now active for family members: 

UAE - 8002111 
UK - 00442034508853 
US - 0018113502081

3.45 P.M: All  flights diverted to Maktoum International Airport.  On its Facebook page, the airline said: “We are expecting a 4-hour network wide delay, more information will be available on the Emirates website and social media channels.”


3.40 PM: The gutted fuselage of the Emirates Boeing 777.


3.30 P.M Nationalities ON Board









12.40 P.M: The Emirates 777 News Breaks OUT! 

Emirates plane from #Thiruvananthapuram crash lands In #Dubai, all passengers safe.