Business Tim Clark

  • Carriers such as Saudi Arabian Airlines and Dubai's Emirates are having to keep a close eye on fleet expansion plans because their hub airports of Jeddah and Dubai are struggling to handle an influx of newly ordered jets. Dubai, Doha, Abu Dhabi and Jeddah all have fast-growing airlines that feed increasing traffic into airspace already suffering congestion...

  • "The plan is not to change the aircraft, we really like what we have," Randy Tinseth, vice president of marketing at Boeing Commercial Airplanes, told reporters in Dubai when asked about possible developments of the aircraft for Emirates. Emirates, the largest Boeing 777 operator, said last month it would defer to next year a decision on whether to place an order for...

  • DUBAI, Oct 4- Emirates airlines indicated on Sunday that it won't be announcing any big orders at next month's Dubai Airshow and said it wouldn't make a decision this year on whether to purchase Airbus A350 or Boeing 787 twin-aisle jets. Tim Clark, the airline's president, asked at an event whether any orders were likely to be announced at the air show which runs Nov....

  • Emirates airline doesn't get govt handouts: Exec Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015 | 6:07 PM ET
    Emirates President Tim Clark.

    The airline's president rebuffed complaints by some U.S. rivals that the carrier had an unfair competitive advantage.