Emirates vs. the World

How the Dubai-based airlines stacks up against some of its strongest competitors.










Air New Zealand

Founded: 1940
Headquartered: Auckland
Flying In: 51 cities (three here: Honolulu, Los Angeles, San Francisco)
Fleet Size: 106; no A380s
Daily U.S. Departures: 5
Passengers Carried, 2013: 13.4 million
Revenue Per Passenger Kilometer, 2013: 12 cents
Revenues, 2013: $4.1 billion
Newest U.S. Route: None planned for 2014
Champagne Served In Business Class: Piper-Heidsieck
Twitter Followers: 250,000
Instagram Followers: 17,000
2014 World Airline Ranking: No. 16

All figures as of July 11, 2014; airnewzealand.com.