Company Information

Emirates Flight Catering is 90% owned by Emirates airline, with the remaining shares held by Dubai Airports Corporation.

In July 2007, we launched a state-of-the-art complex dedicated to servicing the flights of Emirates. With a built-up area of over 56,000m2 and a production capacity of more than 180,000 meals per day, it’s the largest facility of its kind in the world.   

  • 56,000 square
  • 180,000 meals
    per day

The complex’s sophisticated automation includes a 2.55km electric monorail system for transporting meal carts, a bin conveyor system to transfer clean items from the Warewash area to the Production and Operations departments, and a vacuum waste system with pipes over 600m long.  

  • 2.55 km long
    electric monorail
  • 600 metres of waste
    vacuum piping

We also cater to other airlines operating at Dubai International airport and currently service more than 130 regular airline clients.


  • HACCP certification
  • ITCA (International Travel Catering Association) Guidelines
  • OHSAS 18001:2007
  • ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Systems
  • In 1999, Emirates Flight Catering was the first airline catering unit in the Middle Eastern region to achieve ISO 9000 certification for Quality Management Systems
  • Microbiological Laboratory ISO/IEC 17025 2005 accreditation