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Emirates fares on sale: S$559 economy return to Melbourne, Brisbane; S$899 to London, Wellington

From now till 23 April 18, Emirates is running a sale to Australia and Europe (and Dubai actually, if you intend to go there). Sale fares include both economy and business class fares, starting from S$429: Destinations Economy return (S$) Business return (S$) Perth 429 2,039 Melbourne, Brisbane 559 – London (Gatwick/Stansted) 899 – Wellington 899 5,679 Johannesburg  1,169 5,179 New York (JFK) 1,429 6,499 Know your operating airline For Australia-bound customers, Emirates only operate two flights daily using their own aircraft – one to Melbourne, and one to Brisbane. For all other Australia destinations, you will be travelling with Qantas and that includes Perth, Sydney, Adelaide. Even for Wellington, your Australia-Wellington leg will be carried by Qantas. If you check both their websites, you will see that for the same flights, you will be paying the same regardless of who you book through. This is due to a partnership between Emirates and Qantas signed five years ago that allows both airlines to better leverage each other’s networks in different parts of the world, as well …