TITLE

Dogfight Over The Emirates

AUTHOR(S)
Pendleton, Devon
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;11/13/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 19, p84
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the competition between Emirates Airlines of Dubai and its rival Etihad Airways of Abu Dhabi. Both airlines rolled out daily flights to New York City, unofficially squaring off in a United Arab Emirates dogfight to shuttle well-heeled U.S. passengers. Emirates is going gangbusters, and it flies into flash, retail-saturated Dubai, the Las Vegas of the Middle East.
ACCESSION #
23320121

 

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