Emirates has announced it will resume passenger services to Casablanca, Morocco and Luanda, Angola boosting its African network to 15 destinations.
Flights to Casablanca will begin on 18 September and operate three times a week on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. Emirates flight EK751 will depart Dubai at 0725hrs, arriving in Casablanca at 1245hrs. EK752 will depart Casablanca at 1445hrs, arriving in Dubai at 0115hrs the next day.
Flights to Luanda will initially operate once a week on Thursdays. Emirates flight EK793 will depart Dubai at 0945hrs, arriving in Luanda at 1430hrs. EK794 will depart Luanda at 1825hrs, arriving in Dubai at 0510hrs the next day.
Tickets can be booked on Emirates’ website, the Emirates App, Emirates sales offices, via travel agents as well as online travel agents.
Customers planning to resume their travels can enjoy convenient connections via Dubai, and will be able to stop over or travel to experience Dubai as the city has re-opened for international business and leisure visitors.
Ensuring the safety of travellers, visitors, and the community, Covid-19 PCR tests are mandatory for all inbound and transit passengers arriving to Dubai and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), including UAE citizens, residents and tourists, irrespective of the country they are coming from.
Passengers must meet all the entry requirements to Morocco and Angola to be allowed to travel.
In addition, customers who purchase an Emirates ticket by 30 September 2020 for travel on or before 30 November 2020, can enjoy rebooking terms and options, if they have to change their travel plans due to unexpected flight or travel restrictions relating to Covid-19, or when they book a Flex or Flex plus fare.
Emirates has also committed to cover Covid-19 related medical expenses, free of cost, should they be diagnosed with Covid-19 during their travel while they are away from home. This cover is immediately effective for customers flying on Emirates until 31 October 2020 (first flight to be completed on or before 31 October 2020), and is valid for 31 days from the moment they fly the first sector of their journey.
This means Emirates customers can continue to benefit from the added assurance of this cover, even if they travel onwards to another city after arriving at their Emirates destination.