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Emirates Gets Government Aid After Pandemic Leads to Huge Loss

  • Airline has grounded big part of its A380 superjumbo fleet
  • Emirates says it will maintain order book for the time being
Opening Day of Dubai Air Show
Photographer: Christopher Pike/Bloomberg
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Emirates Group was propped up by the Dubai government with a $3.1 billion cash infusion after a collapse in long-haul travel, the airline’s main business, led to its first loss in decades.