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Emirates Airline Says Issued Over $517 Mln in Refunds in Past Two Months

Emirates Airline Says Issued Over $517 Mln in Refunds in Past Two Months

Thursday, 2 July, 2020 - 09:15
Photo: Reuters
Asharq Al-Awsat

Emirates, one of the world's biggest long-haul airlines, has processed close to 650,000 refunds over the past two months, refunding over 1.9 billion dirhams ($517 million), it said on Thursday.


The Dubai-based carrier is operating a limited numbers of flights on a reduced network after the coronavirus pandemic brought global aviation to a near halt this year.


Emirates expects to process more than 500,000 refunds in the next two months, Chief Commercial Officer Adnan Kazim said in a statement.


($1 = 3.6728 UAE dirham)


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