Emirates Embraces US Open Tennis 

Emirates Embraces US Open Tennis 

UAE liner hosts big names in New York City

Emirates Airline has been the Official Airline of the 2018 US Open, one of the four Grand Slam tennis tournaments for the seventh year in a row.

From August 25 to September 9, Emirates engaged with guests and tennis fans through its sponsorship, providing a look into the award-winning service that has fueled the airline’s expansion to twelve US gateways and over 160 destinations across the globe.

Emirates played host to the stars at the 2018 US Open in Flushing Meadows, Queens in New York City.

Celebrities joined Emirates in the private hospitality suite and cheered on tennis pros from the suite’s terrace with a prime centre-court vantage point in Arthur Ashe Stadium.

Oscar nominated actors Michael Keaton and Michael Shannon were in attendance at the Emirates suite, along with actors including Pierce Brosnan, Sophie Turner, Armie Hammer, Priyanka Chopra, Jeffrey Wright and Gladys Knight.

The Today Shows’ Savannah Guthrie and Jenna Bush Hager along with hockey legend Wayne Gretzky also made an appearance at the Emirates suite.

Emirates also hosted models Ashley Graham, Gigi and Bella Hadid, Karlie Kloss, Sara Sampaio and celebrities Joe, Kevin and Nick Jonas.

Throughout the US Open and to highlight Emirates’ superior service both in the air and on the ground, Emirates organised a variety of activities to engage with tennis fans in several areas at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center – including Emirates’ private hospitality suite, the Emirates Booth and the Emirates Sports Café.

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