Emirates SkyCargo inaugurates a new service between Dubai and Milan
Emirates SkyCargo, one of the largest and most advanced air freight operators globally, launched a new cargo service from Milan Malpensa all’Al Maktoum International Airport in Dubai.
The new weekly service is effective from Sunday 11 may and operated with the aircraft Boeing 777F, that will provide an overall capacity 100 tons.
For Italy, the UAE is one of the most important trading partner in the Middle East. According to the ICE, Agency for overseas promotion and internationalization of Italian firms, in 2012 exports from Italy to the UAE exceeded 5,5 billion euro. Cargo service – EK 4917 – is from London to 20:35 to arrive in Dubai at 04:45 (local time) the next day.
Scheduled cargo services so far serve 43 destinations around the world.
Source: The Flight