An Emirates Airline Airbus A380-800 plane takes off from Dubai International Airport in 2019. Photo: Reuters An Emirates Airline Airbus A380-800 plane takes off from Dubai International Airport in 2019. Photo: Reuters
An Emirates Airline Airbus A380-800 plane takes off from Dubai International Airport in 2019. Photo: Reuters
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Coronavirus: Emirates airline posts first loss in more than 30 years

  • The Middle East’s largest carrier said it suffered a US$3.4 billion loss in the six months to September amid ‘a literal standstill’ in global air traffic
  • It last reported a loss in the 1987-88 financial year, when it was just starting up operations. Passengers numbers over this half-year were down 95 per cent

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An Emirates Airline Airbus A380-800 plane takes off from Dubai International Airport in 2019. Photo: Reuters An Emirates Airline Airbus A380-800 plane takes off from Dubai International Airport in 2019. Photo: Reuters
An Emirates Airline Airbus A380-800 plane takes off from Dubai International Airport in 2019. Photo: Reuters
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