Owned by the Dubai government’s sovereign wealth fund, Emirates is one of the two flag carriers of the UAE, with the other national airline being Etihad. Established in 1985, Emirates has grown to become the largest airline carrier in the Middle East, with its headquarters just outside the Dubai International Airport. It operates all over the globe, with more than 150 destinations in over 80 countries, including 12 airports in the United States. Emirates is one of the largest long-haul airlines in the world in terms of passenger kilometers flown, and it also has the largest fleet of both Airbus A380s and Boeing 777s. It also has a great reputation among business and first class travelers, and has received multiple awards for its luxurious service and attention to detail.