Emirates starts daily services from Dubai-Boston
On March 10, 2014, Emirates launched its daily, non-stop service between Dubai and Boston. Boston becomes the airline’s eighth US destination and the 142th on its global network.
The inaugural flight EK237 carried a delegation of senior airline executives including: Tim Clark, President, Emirates Airline; Adel Al
Redha, Executive Vice President & Chief Operations Officer, Emirates, Hubert
Frach, Divisional Senior Vice President Commercial Operations West, Emirates and Hiran Perera, Senior Vice President Cargo Planning and Freighters, Emirates. Emirates will operate daily flights between the two cities with a Boeing 777-200LR. In addition to passengers, Emirates SkyCargo will operate bellyhold cargo space to help transport goods to and from Boston. This includes goods such as electronics, medical equipment, pharmaceuticals, machine parts, leather products, consumer commodities, as well as New England’s finest lobster. Emirates SkyCargo can carry up to 15 tonnes per day.