Emirates Cancels Tripoli and Kiev; Malta Service Changes from mid-July 2014
Due to recent development in Tripoli, Emirates has cancelled service to Tripoli since mid-July 2014. This impacts service to Malta. Until 31JUL14, 3 weekly Dubai – Malta – Tripoli – Dubai service will be operating as Dubai – Malta with following schedule.
EK745 DXB0930 – 1325MLA 777 257
EK8745 MLA1735 – 0100+1DXB 777 257
EK745/8745 operates with 777-200LR or -300ER.
From 01AUG14, existing 4 weekly Dubai – Larnaca – Malta will be increased to daily.
EK107 DXB0820 – 1105LCA1215 – 1410MLA 332 D
EK108 MLA1545 – 1910LCA2020 – 0100+1DXB 332 D
In addition, Emirates has cancelled Dubai – Kiev service since 17JUL14, 2 weeks earlier than planned, after MH17 incident. The airline previously planned to cancel operation from 01AUG14 citing demand issue.
Previously planned schedule from 17JUL14 to 31JUL14 as follow.
EK171 DXB1720 – 2130KBP 345 x135
EK172 KBP2305 – 0455+1DXB 345 x135
This article was originally published on airlineroute.net.