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I sat in all three classes on Emirates, and while the jump from economy to business was massive, I couldn’t work out why someone would pay so mu...

First class passengers get Dom Pérignon champagne, in business you get Veuve Clicquot, and economy passengers can pay $20 for a glass of Moët.
Dinner in Emirates' first-class could be mistaken for a top restaurant (if it weren't for the TV in front of you).

I sat in all three classes on Emirates, and while the jump from economy to business was massive, I couldn’t work out why someone would pay so mu...

First class passengers get Dom Pérignon champagne, in business you get Veuve Clicquot, and economy passengers can pay $20 for a glass of Moët.
Making myself at home in the suite.

I tested out Emirates’ first class suites, and it was clear why they were voted the best in the world — especially if you hate other peopl...

The suites were voted the best first class in the world in the TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards for airlines this year.
An Emirati man watches the United Arab Emirates' air force Aerobatic Team, Al-Fursan, performing along with an Emirates Airline's Airbus A380 at the 2019 Dubai Airshow.

The Dubai Airshow proved just how important the Middle East is for aviation

Airbus and Boeing see the Middle East as an increasingly important market, and both received billions worth of orders from its airlines this week.
Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, CEO and chairman of the Emirates Group and Guillaume Faury, Chief Executive Officer for Airbus shake hands at the 2019 Airshow.

The biggest deals signed at the Dubai Airshow, where almost $50 billion of planes were bought and sold

The two largest plane makers, Boeing and Airbus, sold planes to airlines around the world. Emirates led the way with around $25 billion in orders.
Condor Aviation's White Lightning, the world's first electric racing aircraft, on display at the 2019 Dubai Airshow.

The world’s first electric racing aircraft was unveiled in Dubai, ahead of a clean energy air race to promote greener flight

UK-based Condor Aviation displayed the race plane White Lightning at the Dubai Airshow, which it built to prepare for Air Race E next year.
Me touring a private jet, and people watching the flying display at the 2019 Dubai Airshow.

What it’s like to attend one of the world’s most exclusive air shows, where billionaires tour private jets and hundreds of planes are sold...

The Dubai Air Show sees everything from passenger planes to fighter jets perform while airlines, militaries, and buyers make deals.