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Emirates & Amsterdam

Sat May 26, 2001 2:44 am

Emirates flies to just about every major (and some not so major) airport in Europe. One major hub missing from this list is Amsterdam.

Does anyone know why?

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RE: Emirates & Amsterdam

Sat May 26, 2001 3:09 am

They do fly cargo into AMS (though I've heard that's under a contract with Atlas)  Smile
I have some pictures of their 747 freighters, none in the queue though.
I wish I were flying
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RE: Emirates & Amsterdam

Sat May 26, 2001 4:23 am

I was thinkin about same thing. AMS is VERY major airport in europe. I do not have a clue why emirates dont fly there. Would be nice to see Emirates 777-200/300 in AMS !!
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RE: Emirates & Amsterdam

Sat May 26, 2001 4:51 am

AMS would also be happy with an EK A332... Smile/happy/getting dizzy
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RE: Emirates & Amsterdam

Sat May 26, 2001 5:43 am

Yup, Emirates Skycargo fly there with a B744F (N408MC) leased from Atlas air.

Have a good day!

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RE: Emirates & Amsterdam

Sat May 26, 2001 8:12 am

True ....this thing puzzles me as well as to why AMS is not served by EK.
Interesting that KLM is now operating 14 times a week out of DXB!!
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RE: Emirates & Amsterdam

Mon May 28, 2001 4:36 pm

A330-200 passenger service will commence late this year or early next year.

I'm still not sure why it took so long.
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