Dubai based international carrier Emirates Airlines this week announced plans for more flights into Australia.  From 1st November 2012 Emirates will commence services to Adelaide making it the airlines fifth Australian destination.

Initially the Adelaide service will be four times a week increasing to a daily service by 1st February 2013.  Emirates has also announced increasing its services to Perth.  From 1st December 2012 there will be 5 extra services bringing the total number of flights to 19 times a week.  By March 2013 there will be a 3 times a day service to Perth for a total of 21 flights a week. for Emirates Airlines media release.