First Emirates Flight From Miami To Bogota Takes Off

Emirates launched service today between Miami and Bogota for the first time ever.

The airline now offers flights from Miami to both Dubai and Bogota.

The first flight to Bogota took off just after noon today, operated by a Boeing 77W.

The Boeing airplane began its today in Dubai, departing shortly after 2 AM local time, and landing in Miami around 10 AM. It will be back in Miami tonight at around 10 PM, departing back to Dubai just after midnight.

Emirates is the only one to offer first class service on the Miami-Bogota route. There are over a dozen daily flights between the Miami area and Bogota, but only economy and business classes are offered on competing flights.