Celebrating the 51st UAE Nationwide Day on 2 December, Emirates is marking the event with a variety of actions, from new design motifs and lighting schemes in its plane cabins, to conventional Arabic sweets served onboard and within the Emirates Lounges in Dubai, to an unique UAE commemoration watch on the market on EmiratesRED.
Marking the union of the seven emirates, UAE Nationwide Day is well known on 2 December and onboard Emirates – passengers in all courses departing Dubai might be given an Emirati-inspired candy deal with, Qahwa or coffee-flavoured milk chocolate in a giftbox adorned with Arabic calligraphy. Passengers visiting Emirates Lounges in Dubai can take pleasure in miniature date tarts laced with Arabic espresso cream, or a carefully whipped and creamy date mousse. Passengers can be looking out as they board plane in Dubai and disembark at their vacation spot, as vibrant temper lighting representing the UAE flag illuminates the plane inside. In one other refined contact, Emirates’ multi-award-winning ice inflight leisure system will bear the enduring Ghaf tree, which is emblematic of the UAE. The brand new inventive motif can also be used as a design spotlight all through Emirates’ latest Boeing 777 and A380 plane interiors. The nationwide Ghaf tree is a historic and cultural image of stability and peace within the UAE’s desert surroundings.
Passengers who want to commemorate the UAE within the type of a modern and useful timepiece, should purchase a restricted version Zinvo Air Blade 50 years Anniversary Version Computerized Watch, onboard all Emirates flights. Priced at $199.00, the watch is a futuristic and attention-grabbing matte black, with refined inexperienced and red-coloured palms, and a 12 o’clock emblem in white, paying tribute to the colors of the UAE flag. The again of the watch additionally options an engraved and enamelled flag to symbolise the UAE’s nationwide day. The commemorative piece is in excessive demand, so portions are restricted.
EmiratesRED pre-order can also be obtainable on most flights, the place passengers can store from 21 days as much as 40 hours earlier than their flight, browse a variety of unique merchandise – a few of which aren’t obtainable onboard. Passengers want to offer their flight particulars throughout checkout, and the orders are delivered by cabin crew on to the passenger’s seat inflight.
Passengers wishing to be taught extra in regards to the UAE can browse the multi award-winning leisure library on ice, which has content material in regards to the historical past and way forward for the UAE, highlights of food and drinks beloved within the area, UAE arts and tradition together with many films, podcasts and songs by Emirati artists, and journey guides exploring each world well-known UAE sights and hidden gems.