Emirates passengers rebooked after on-ground collision

Emirates announces its aircraft suffered slight damage during pushback in Singapore

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ABU DHABI, 2 April 2017: Emirates flight EK405 from Singapore to Dubai was slightly damaged during pushback on Thursday, an Emirates spokesman said. Passengers rebooked.

In a statement, he said, “Engineering inspections determined that some repairs will be required and as a result all our affected passengers have now been rebooked on alternative flights.

“Emirates apologies for any inconvenience caused, however the safety of our passengers and crew is of utmost importance,” the spokesman added.