Multimedia Library - All en Dubai Air Show Gallery: Emirates debuts new 777 first-class cabin <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Dubai-based Emirates Airline&mdash;which is launching a new first-class product for yet-to-be-delivered Boeing 777-300ERs and its future 777X fleet&mdash;presented the new product on board the latest 777-300ER it has received from Boeing on the opening day of the Dubai Air Show. The new first-class features six fully enclosed cabins with sliding doors. The new product will be available on nine 777-300ERs by the end of 2019.</p> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aircraft Interiors Mon, 13 Nov 2017 00:21:00 +0000 265311 at Gallery: Onboard Emirates Airline's 100th A380 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Emirates Airline took delivery of its 100th Airbus A380 on Nov. 3 at the manufacturer plant in Hamburg Finkenwerder. <em>ATW</em> correspondent Kurt Hofmann gives an exclusive look at the new cabin interior features. The Dubai-based carrier has 42 additional A380s on order and is the largest operator of the type.</p> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aircraft Interiors Mon, 06 Nov 2017 17:56:00 +0000 264731 at Video: Sabre's John Samuel talks about IATA's New Distribution Capability <div class="node-body video-body"><div id="limelight_player_787776">&nbsp;</div> <script src="//"></script><script>LimelightPlayerUtil.embed({"playerId":"limelight_player_787776","mediaId":"cc1aebe2fab440b9b88dcd88b0730fa5","width":480,"playerForm":"Player","height":321});</script></div> IT & Distribution Tue, 24 Oct 2017 18:05:00 +0000 263631 at Video: ATW speaks with Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths at the IATA World Passenger Symposium <div class="node-body video-body"><div id="limelight_player_180067">&nbsp;</div> <script src="//"></script><script>LimelightPlayerUtil.embed({"mediaId":"2f43741741a84a5c86088e57d28a4511","playerId":"limelight_player_180067","width":480,"playerForm":"Player","height":321});</script></div> Airports & Routes Tue, 24 Oct 2017 13:33:00 +0000 263561 at Gallery: On board Air Mauritius' first A350 XWB delivery flight <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Air Mauritius become the second Airbus A350 operator in the Africa/Indian Ocean region beside Ethiopian Airlines. The carrier ordered six A350s and two A330neos as part of a major fleet-renewal program. ATW correspondent Kurt Hofmann joined the delivery flight from Toulouse to Mauritius and gives an exclusive look to the small Indian Ocean airline.</p> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Mon, 23 Oct 2017 17:03:00 +0000 263471 at Gallery: Delta Air Lines A350-900 debut <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Journalists from 18 countries came to Atlanta Oct. 16-18 to see Delta Air Lines publicly debut its first Airbus A350-900, which will enter service in late October on the Detroit-Tokyo Narita route. <a href="">Delta considers the A350-900 to be its new &ldquo;flagship&rdquo; aircraft</a>, replacing the iconic Boeing 747-400 that will soon be retired from the airline&rsquo;s fleet.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Fri, 20 Oct 2017 20:36:00 +0000 263431 at Gallery: Airbus A330neo maiden flight <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The first Airbus A330neo test aircraft&mdash;powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 engines&mdash;completed a maiden flight from Toulouse-Blagnac Airport Oct. 19 over southwestern France in 4 hours and 13 minutes. <em>ATW</em> correspondent Kurt Hofmann was on site in Toulouse for exclusive news and photo coverage.</p> </div> Airframes Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:10:00 +0000 263231 at Gallery: Inside Saudi Arabian Airlines <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Saudi Arabian Airlines has a 72-year history and is undergoing a major change for future operations. Within two years, the carrier has taken delivery of 60 new aircraft; by 2020 fleet size should reach 200. <em>ATW</em> correspondent Kurt Hofmann is the first Western journalist to visit the carrier&#39;s head office in <a href="">Jeddah, Saudi Arabia</a>.</p> </div> Airlines Cabin Interiors & Connectivity Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:29:00 +0000 262871 at Gallery: This Week in Aviation-Oct. 16-20, 2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body"></div> Airlines Tue, 17 Oct 2017 14:07:00 +0000 262781 at Gallery: Exclusive look inside Jeddah's King Abdulaziz International Airport new terminal <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Jeddah Airport will open a new state of the art terminal May 1, 2018. The new facility will, for the first time, give Saudi Arabian Airlines an ideal infrastructure to operate a hub; the carrier plans to revamp operations from October 2018 onward. <em>ATW</em> correspondent Kurt Hofmann is the first western-hemisphere journalist to visit this terminal in Saudi Arabia.</p> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airports & Routes Fri, 13 Oct 2017 17:59:00 +0000 262581 at