Update as of 30DEC13: Emirates May – July 2014 Service Reductions

Emirates has further updated planned service reductions from 01MAY14 to 20JUL14, during Dubai International Airport (DXB) runway upgrade project. Additional routes will see the service cuts, including Asia and additional points in Africa.

Dubai – Ho Chi Minh Service reduce from 7 to 5 weekly
EK392 DXB0915 – 1935SGN 772 x136
EK392 DXB1000 – 2020SGN 772 1

EK393 SGN0025 – 0435DXB 772 x47

Dubai – Mauritius Service reduce from 14 to 13 weekly
EK701 DXB0305 – 0935MRU 388 D
EK3703 DXB1015 – 1650MRU 77W x1

EK702 MRU1820 – 0055+1DXB 388 D
EK3704 MRU2215 – 0445+1DXB 77W x1

Service from 01JUL14 to 11JUL14 further reduced to 12 weekly, EK3703/3704 operates Day x15. Service reduction is in effect until 11JUL14 inclusive for this route

Dubai – Phuket Service reduce from 7 to 6 weekly
EK378 DXB1010 – 2000HKT 343 x15
EK378 DXB1155 – 2135HKT 343 5

EK379 HKT0015 – 0355DXB 343 x2

Dubai – St. Petersburg Service reduce from 7 to 6 weekly
EK175 DXB1005 – 1640LED 77L x5
EK176 LED1810 – 0015+1DXB 77L x5

Dubai – Zurich Service reduce from 14 to 13 weekly
EK087 DXB0840 – 1320ZRH 388 D
EK085 DXB1605 – 2045ZRH 77W x7

EK088 ZRH1535 – 2340DXB 388 D
EK086 ZRH2215 – 0620+1DXB 77W x7

Note on Dubai – Addis Ababa route, service continues to operate on daily basis despite timetable listing displaying reduction to 6 weekly.

Previously reported reductions:
Dubai – Amman Reduce from 2 to 1 daily (EK903/904)
Dubai – Amsterdam Reduce from 2 to 1 daily (EK149/150)
Dubai – Bahrain Reduce from 21 to 13 weekly (EK835/836; Day 7 service on EK839/840)
Dubai – Bangalore Reduce from 3 to 2 daily (EK566/567)
Dubai – Bangkok Reduce from 6 to 4 daily (EK376/377, EK370/371)
Dubai – Beirut Reduce from 2 to 1 daily (EK957/958)
Dubai – Cairo Reduce from 2 to 1 daily (EK923/924)
Dubai – Cape Town Reduce from 2 to 1 daily (EK770/771)
Dubai – Colombo Reduce from 17 to 7 weekly (EK654/655; Including onward service to Singapore, see below)
Dubai – Colombo – Singapore 1 daily service cancelled (EK348/349; Singapore nonstop service unaffected)
Dubai – Delhi Reduce from 4 to 3 daily (EK516/517)
Dubai – Doha Reduce from 42 to 20 weekly (EK841/842, EK847/848, EK851/852, Day 7 service on EK843/844)
Dubai – Frankfurt Reduce from 3 to 2 daily (EK043/044)
Dubai – Hamburg Reduce from 14 to 10 weekly (EK059/060 Day x136 cancelled)
Dubai – Hong Kong Reduce from 3 to 2 daily (EK386/387)
Dubai – Johannesburg Reduce from 3 to 2 daily (EK765/766)
Dubai – Karachi Reduce from 5 to 4 daily (EK608/609)
Dubai – Kuala Lumpur Reduce from 4 to 3 daily (EK344/345)
Dubai – Lagos Reduce from 2 to 1 daily (EK783/784)
Dubai – Milan Malpensa Reduce from 3 to 2 daily (EK101/102)
Dubai – Moscow Domodedovo Reduce from 2 to 1 daily (EK133/134)
Dubai – Mumbai Reduce from 5 to 4 daily (EK508/509)
Dubai – Munich Reduce from 14 to 13 weekly (EK051/052 Day 7 cancelled)
Dubai – Muscat Reduce from 2 to 1 daily (EK866/867)
Dubai – Nairobi Reduce from 2 to 1 daily (EK721/722)
Dubai – Perth Reduce from 3 to 2 daily (EK422/423; DXB departure from 30APR14 to 19JUL14)
Dubai – Riyadh Reduce from 28 to 14 weekly (EK813/814; EK815/816 cancelled)
Dubai – Seychelles Reduce from 12 to 7 weekly (EK707/708)
Dubai – Tehran Reduce from 3 to 2 daily (EK977/978)
Dubai – Tunis Reduce from 7 to 4 weekly (Day 136 cancelled)

Further changes, including reinstating cancelled frequencies, remain highly possible.