Emirates touched down in Zambia on 4 September for the first time since March, as the airline resumed operations to Lusaka.
Emirates will operate two flights a week to and from Lusaka, on Fridays and Sundays, bringing its global network to over 80 cities.
Flight EK 713 is operated with a Boeing 777-300ER. The return flight, EK 714 departs Lusaka at 15h30, arriving in Dubai at 00h25 the next day.
Customers can stop over or travel to Dubai as the city has re-opened for international business and leisure visitors. Ensuring the safety of travellers, visitors, and the community, COVID-19 PCR tests are mandatory for all inbound and transit passengers arriving to Dubai (and the UAE), including UAE citizens, residents and tourists, irrespective of the country they are coming from.
Emirates has committed to cover COVID-19 related medical expenses, free of cost, should a customer be diagnosed with COVID-19 during their travel while they are away from home. This cover is immediately effective for customers flying on Emirates until 31 October and is valid for 31 days from the moment they fly the first sector of their journey. This means Emirates customers can continue to benefit from the added assurance of this cover, even if they travel onwards to another city after arriving at their Emirates destination. For more details: www.emirates.com/COVID19assistance.
Emirates has implemented a comprehensive set of measures at every step of the customer journey to ensure the safety of its customers and employees on the ground and in the air, including the distribution of complimentary hygiene kits containing masks, gloves, hand sanitiser and antibacterial wipes to all customers. For more information on these measures and the services available on each flight, visit: www.emirates.com/yoursafety.