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Weekly Round-up of News: May 9, 2021

Starting this week, I will be posting a weekly round of news on Sundays. The Seychelles to allow only vaccinated travellers from India Seychelles has announced that it will allow only vaccinated travellers from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh to enter the country. Read more about this story here Qatar Airways Cargo flies Medical Aid and […]

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Emirates announces humanitarian airbridge between Dubai and India to transport COVID-19 relief items

Emirates today announced that it has established a humanitarian airbridge between Dubai and India in order to transport Urgent Medical COVID-19 relief items as India continues to fight its worst wave of COVID-19 cases since the pandemic began.

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Emirates A380 to return to the United States in June

After a lengthy hiatus, it looks like Emirates is bringing back its iconic Airbus A380 to the United States in June.

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Emirates to resume its service to Mexico City via Barcelona

Emirates yesterday announced that it will resume its fifth-freedom service between Barcelona and Mexico City in July.

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Greece to reopen early; ditches quarantine for tourists who are vaccinated or test negative

Greece has announced that it is taking ‘baby steps’ to reopen.

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Emirates trials IATA Travel Pass on select routes

Emirates on 15th April 2021 started trials of the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) Travel Pass on select routes from its hub at Dubai in UAE.

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Emirates operates its 1st Fully Vaccinated COVID-19 Flight

Emirates yesterday operated its first fully vaccinated COVID-19 flight.

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Thailand unveils roadmap to reopen some destinations for vaccinated tourists

Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has unveiled a three-stage roadmap to reopen a total of six major tourist provinces – Phuket, Krabi, Chiang Mai, Surat Thani (Ko Samui), Phang Nga and Chon Buri (Pattaya) – to vaccinated foreign tourists.

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Emirates announces resumption of fifth-freedom service between Milan and New York

Emirates today announced that the airline is planning to resume its fifth-freedom service between Milan Malpensa and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport from 1st June,2021.

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Emirates to celebrate vaccine milestone with special flight; to resume service to Orlando

Emirates has announced that it will operate a special A380 flight to celebrate UAE’s vaccination milestone and has also announced the resumption of flights to Orlando in Florida.