Emirates Supports Dubai's Bid For EXPO 2020


Dubai is bidding to host EXPO 2020, a six-month long exhibition last hosted by Shanghai in 2010, and to be staged next in Milan in 2015. Various Emirates aircraft are sporting 'EXPO 2020 Dubai UAE' titles on their forward fuselages, but you have to look closely to see the small grey writing underneath that says 'Candidate City'. Cities in Brazil, Thailand, Turkey and Russia are also in the bidding.

Seen landing at Manchester on 25th Feb 2013 is one of Emirates' Airbus A380's with the Expo campaign titles.


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