Emirates launches limited flights into Dubai - The National

Emirates has launched limited passenger flights into the UAE.

The services are currently available only from Frankfurt and London Heathrow.

All passengers entering the UAE will have to follow entry restrictions, which include a mandatory DHA test on arrival, a mandatory 14-day quarantine period and a follow-up test before release.

Passengers from an Emirates Airlines flight from London line up before being checked by health workers at Dubai International Airport on May 8, 2020 amid the coronavirus Covid-19 pandemic. / AFP / Karim SAHIB
Passengers on an Emirates airlines flight from London line up for a health check at Dubai International Airport. AFP

In addition, all passengers looking to book these flights must receive approval from The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship, through the UAE Twajudi Resident service.

Tickets can be booked on www.emirates.com, not through a travel agent. Tickets are non-refundable and the destination cannot be changed.

Online check-in is not available and seats will be pre-assigned.

Updated: May 9, 2020 08:25 PM