Emirates Airline to operate limited flights to five destinations

Emirates Airline will be operating one-way flights from Dubai to five destinations in May.

According to the Dubai-based airline, they will be launching passenger services to Frankfurt on May 2, 4, 6, 9, 11, 13, London Heathrow on May 3, 5, 7, 10, 12, 14, Manila on May 3, 6, 8, 10, 13, 15, 16, Sao Paulo May 3 and Shanghai on May 2.

The special flights will be made available to only citizens of the countries and those who meet the entry requirements of the mentioned destinations.

Travellers will be required to follow all health and safety measures set by the country’s authorities and the country of destination.

The airliner revealed that only limited carry-on items can be taken on-board the flights, which includes laptops, handbags, briefcases or baby items, however, cabin baggage will not be allowed.

Emirates has also explained that aircraft will go through enhanced cleaning and disinfection processes in Dubai after each journey.

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