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Emirates signs multi-year partnership with The Championships, Wimbledon as Official Airline Partner

Emirates signs with Wimbledon as Official Airline Partner for the first time.

For the first time, Emirates will be the Official Airline Partner of The Championships, Wimbledon taking place from 1 – 14 July.

Emirates will showcase its award-winning hospitality throughout The Championships and run a variety of activities to keep fans of all ages entertained. The airline will also be activating its sponsorship rights throughout the tournament with its signature “Emirates Experience” stand at the All England Club’s Grounds. Fans can look forward to interactive experiences and exclusive giveaways including a chance to win a memorable holiday to Dubai with Emirates Holidays.* Younger tennis enthusiasts can get involved in Roblox’s ‘Wimbleworld’ which features Emirates branded tennis courts and obstacle courses.

Championship Menu on-board

Wimbledon inspired cuisine on board Emirates flights

Emirates will bring “a taste of The Championships” onboard all its flights to and from the UK in July. Economy and Premium Economy Class passengers will enjoy cream cheese mousse, strawberry compote, hazelnut streusel, and strawberry cheesecake. First and Business Class passengers are in for a treat with strawberries and cream on offer, delicious pastries, and lemon strawberry cupcakes featuring a Championships logo dessert topper. Customers will also get into the Wimbledon spirit with bespoke Pimms cocktails served in the iconic A380 Onboard Lounge.

Live Wimbledon action on-board

Emirates cabin crew

Stay on top of the Wimbledon action as Emirates will screen The Championship matches live in its dedicated Emirates Lounges in Dubai and the UK as well as across its fleet on ICE – the airline’s in-flight entertainment system – on dedicated in-flight sports channels, Sport24 and Sport24 Extra.

Sir Tm Clark, President Emirates Airline said, “Wimbledon is one of the most prestigious events on the global sports calendar and we’re thrilled to celebrate our first year as the Official Airline Partner. We have a unique opportunity to strengthen our enduring connection with tennis fans, including the many amongst our global customers. In our debut year of partnering with Wimbledon, our message to tennis fans will be big and bold. We look forward to showcasing some of the iconic Wimbledon experiences to our customers onboard, and also to bringing our renowned Emirates brand experience to The Championships at The All England Tennis Club.” 


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