EDIT: As of 23SEP20, Emirates website has removed aircraft code 7M8, service for Almaty and Bishkek now displays aircraft code 737. GDS inventory listing continues to display 7M8.
flydubai and Emirates during last week’s schedule update filed preliminary operation for Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft, tentatively scheduled from 29MAR21, the launch of summer 2021 season.
As of 2300GMT 20SEP20, 737 MAX 8 service in summer 2021 season as follows.
Dubai – Almaty 1 daily
Dubai – Bishkek 1 daily
At time this post goes to press, GDS schedules listing, OAG schedules, as well as Emirates website are displaying service operated by MAX 8 (7M8), while flydubai website continues to list 737-800 (see screenshots below). Further changes remain highly possible.