UAE’s largest carrier Emirates will restore all destinations within its African network after more than a dozen routes were suspended in response to plummeting demand as a result of surging coronavirus rates and travel restrictions across the continent.
The airline will make a full return of passenger services to and from Casablanca from Feb 8, with Morocco’s return marking a full restoration of its pre-pandemic African network including 21 cities spreading across the continent.
Emirates will operate to Casablanca with daily flights using the 777-300ER.
EK 751, which will depart Dubai at 07:30, arriving in Casablanca at 13:15. The EK 752 will depart Casablanca at 15:05, arriving in Dubai at 01:30 the next day.
The airline resumed passenger operations between Dubai and five African countries January 29.
The restoration of services included destinations such as Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; Dar El Salaam, Tanzania; Nairobi, Kenya; Harare, Zimbabwe; Emirates’ three South African gateways Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban.