Dubai: Parents of young travelers taking Emirates flights can now rest easy knowing that their kids are taken care of greatly with dedicated lounge for them at Dubai International Airport (DXB), located next to Emirates’ First-Class Lounge in Concourse B.
UAE’s largest airline, Emirates has recently upgraded its lounge in DXB, keeping it open 24×7 for unaccompanied minors with newly upgraded facility offering fun video games, drinks and snacks, comfortable seating areas, free wi-fi, and washrooms designed for kids.
EMIRATES’ UNACCOMPANIED MINOR SERVICE
With Emirates’ Unaccompanied Minor Service, Parents or Guardians of Unaccompanied Young Travelers can drop them off at Dubai Airport Terminal 3, where the carrier’s airport team will check them in for their flights in a special lounge area for unaccompanied minors.
This facility is located between the Economy and First/Business Class Check-in halls.
Once the check-in formalities are completed, Emirates’ airport services team members will escort the young flyers through immigration and security, onward to their dedicated departure lounge in the airside concourse, and later, from the lounge to the boarding gate.
GREAT PERKS FOR YOUNG FLYERS
Young Flyers boarding Emirates Flights can enjoy priority boarding will Emirates’ cabin crew welcoming them onboard the flight and guiding them to their seats.
During their flight, can order delicious meals and snacks designed for their palates, use toys and activity packs, and kid-sized headsets to enjoy the selection of over 50 Disney movies and 130+ TV channels.
Emirates also offers Expo 2020 Dubai take-home toys and bags for young passengers which features little Emirates characters.
The service can also be availed during transit stays at DXB with Emirates’ ground services team supporting Unaccompanied Minors to move into one of the dedicated lounges for them, while they wait for their next flight.
Emirates’ Unaccompanied Minor Service, available for children from 5 to 11 years of age who are travelling with an adult, should be booked in advance of travel. Young Flyers between the age of 12 to 15 can also use the service.