Emirates is well known for innovation and quality of service. The flagship carrier of Dubai, it operates in 66 countries, flying to 100 destinations. In 2012 the airline has added Rio de Janeiro, Buenos Aires, Dublin, Lusaka, Harare, Dallas, Seattle, Ho Chi Minh City, Barcelona, Lisbon and Washington to its network. And the amazing growth of this airline doesn't end there; with a further 232 aircraft on order, Emirates aims to drive considerable economic growth for the countries that it serves.
Emirates goes that extra mile to make its customers feel that theyre getting more value for money than they might expect. Emirates' award-winning in-flight system provides a wide range of entertainment for children and adults. Whilst the carriers Skywards frequent flyer scheme rewards loyalty, first-time flyers of the airline can benefit from numerous special offers, adding value to the overall Emirates' experience.
Emirates has scooped more than 500 awards for excellence worldwide. In 2012, the carrier has already won over a dozen awards including: Gold Airline of the Year and World's Best Airline Inflight Entertainment.
The 2012 shortlist below