Visa rules in the UAE changed recently, the following nationalties dont need visas.
Europe - France, Italy, Germany, Holland, Belgium, Luxembourg,Switzerland, Austria, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Portugal, Ireland, Greece,Cyprus, Finland, Malta, Spain, Monaco, Vatican City, Iceland, Andorra, San Marino, Liechtenstein.
North America - USA, Canada
Pacific Rim - Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Brunei, Hong Kong, Singapore,Malaysia.
Now can anyone tell me what an EK A330 was doing over the North Pole two weeks ago?