Emirates inaugurates Dubai - Boston route (video)
Starting today, 10 March 2014, Emirates started flying on route Dubai - Boston. Boston is the 8 destination in the United States (the other seven: New York, Washington DC, Dallas, Houston, Seattle, San Francisco and Los Angeles), the 9 in North America and the 12 in America Emirates is flying.
At 09 time: 45, EK237 flight departed from Dubai International Airport's 3 Terminal. He had on board an Emirates delegation, led by President Tim Clark and a United Arab Emirates VIP delegation, including His Excellency Abdulrahman Saif Al Ghurair.
Emirates will operate daily flights between the two cities using one Boeing 777-200LR configure in three-class: 8 seats in First Class, 42 in Business Class and 216 in Economy Class. In addition to passengers, there will be Emirates SkyCargo up to 15 tonnes per day. This way they can be transported to and from Boston: electronics, medical equipment, pharmaceuticals, car parts, leather products, consumer goods and more.
In the Boston area there are over 270 of colleges and universities, annually come to studies over 44 000 of students. The Boston region is recognized for education and research. Boston is also a popular tourist destination, with many cultural and historical landmarks.
Starting today, EK237 flight will leave Dubai at 09: 45 and land in Boston at 15: 15. Return flight EK238 will take off from Boston at 23: 15 and will land in Dubai at 19: 30 the next day.
From 2004, Emirates flies to the United States, the first daily flight being Dubai - New York JFK, and now offers daily flights to Washington, Houston, Dallas, Seattle, San Francisco and Los Angeles.