Emirates will today resume flights to Khartoum,
the capital of Sudan.
The airline suspended its Sudan flights last
month following political unrest in Khartoum.
The daily service between Dubai and Khartoum, will once again provide both business and leisure travellers in Sudan, global
connectivity through the airline’s network, particularly to
destinations in the Middle East, West Asia, United States and the
Far East, with one flight connection at its Dubai hub.
Key destinations for travellers from Sudan include Dubai and the
GCC, Malaysia, China, United Kingdom and United States.
closely monitoring the situation in Sudan and conducting an
exhaustive review of all operational factors, we have decided to resume our services to Khartoum. This will help support local
business and increase access to international markets, as well as benefit passengers connecting to our global network,” said Orhan
Abbas, Emirates’ Senior Vice President Commercial Operations, Africa.
Operating daily, EK733 is timed to depart Dubai at 14:35 and
arrive in Khartoum at 16:40. The return flight, EK734, is
scheduled to leave
Khartoum at 18:10 and arrive in Dubai at 00:20 the following day.
Emirates currently operates a Boeing 777ER on the route,
offering customers a choice of cabins with 8
suites in First Class, 42 lie-flat seats in Business Class and 304
seats in Economy Class.