Emirates cancels 28 flights, diverts 22

Emirates cancels 28 flights, diverts 22
August 03 20:15 2016

Emirates Airline on Wednesday announced the cancellation of 28 interflights from Dubai International Airport and diversion of 22 others to different international airports.

The followed the crash-landing of Boeing 777 aircraft, with 300 persons on board, at the Dubai International Airport, earlier in the day.

Six other flights were cancelled from outstation airports while four others were returned to their departure airports.

This was contained in the update posted on the airline’s twitter account on Wednesday evening.