Boeing 777-200 Emirates 1/200 by Flight Miniatures

$ 25.99

1:200 Scale  Plastic Snap-Fit – Boeing 777-200 – Length:12.5"  Wingspan: 12"

Emirates (Arabic: طَيَران الإماراتDMG: Ṭayarān Al-Imārāt) is one of two flag carriers of the United Arab Emiratesalong with Etihad Airways and is based in Dubai. The airline is a subsidiary of The Emirates Group, which is wholly owned by the government of Dubai's Investment Corporation of Dubai.[2] It is the largest airline in theMiddle East, operating over 3,500 flights per week [3][4] from its hub at Dubai International Airport, to more than 142 cities in 78 countries across six continents.[5] Cargo activities are undertaken by the Emirates Group's Emirates SkyCargo division.[6]

The airline ranks among the top ten carriers worldwide in terms of passenger kilometres, and has become the largest airline in the Middle East in terms of revenue, fleet size, and passengers carried as of 2007.[7] As of 2014, the airline is the fourth-largest airline in the world in terms of international passengers carried [8] and third largest in terms of scheduled passenger-kilometres flown.[9] The airline is also the third-largest in terms of scheduled freight tonne-kilometres flown.[10] The company also operates four of the world's longest non-stop commercial flights from Dubai to Los Angeles, San Francisco, Dallas/Fort Worth, and Houston.[11][12]

This model represents the Emirates Boeing 777-200, registration A6-EMD, as it appeared when it was delivered in 1996.

Emirates has the largest fleet of 777s, and plans to start phasing out older "classic" 777s with new ones. Emirates has currently (october 2014) 142 Boeing 777 aircraft in use. On October 1st 2014, Emirates retired their first Boeing 777, A6-EMD after 18 years of service. In 2020 Boeing will start with delivering the 777-8X and the 777-9X to Emirates.

Please note that this is a collector model and is not recommended for children under 8.