Update: Dubai International flights suspended following crash landing

Dubai Airports has confirmed that all operations (arrivals and departures) at Dubai International have been suspended until further notice following crash landing of Emirates airline flight EK521 this morning.
In a statement, Emirates said that all 282 passengers and 18 crew on board the Boeing 777 aircraft are “accounted for and safe”, adding: “We can confirm that there are no fatalities among our passengers and crew.”
Flight EK521 was travelling from Trivandrum International Airport in Thiruvananthapuram, India, to Dubai.
The airline added: “We are expecting an eight-hour network wide delay, more information will be available on the Emirates website and social media channels.
“The main priority remains with those involved and offering support to concerned family and friends.”
Images posted online show thick black smoke coming from the plane, with no landing gear visible.
Dubai Airports will issue an update on the status of operations at DXB at 1700hrs GST.
Emirates has issued the following list of flight cancellations:
EK572/573: Dubai-Kolkata-Dubai DXB/CCU/DXB  EK2809/2810: Dubai-Medina-Dubai  DXB/MED/DXB
EK843/844: Dubai-Doha-Dubai DXB/DOH/DXB  EK083/084: Dubai-Geneva-Dubai DXB/GVA/DXB
EK979/980: Dubai-Tehran-Dubai DXB-IKA/DXB  EK864/865: Dubai-Muscat-Dubai DXB/MCT/DXB
EK849/850: Dubai-Doha-Dubai DXB/DOH/DXB  EK630/631: Dubai-Multan-Dubai DXB/MUX/DXB
EK881/882: Dubai-Doha-Dubai DXB/DOH/DXB  K839/840: Dubai-Bahrain-Dubai DXB/BAH/DXB
EK825/826: Dubai-Dammam-Dubai DXB/DMM/DXB  EK947/948: Dubai-Basra-Dubai DXB/BSR/DXB
EK977/978: Dubai-Tehran-Dubai DXB/IKA/DXB  EK602/603: Dubai-Karachi-Dubai DXB/KHI/DXB
EK875/876: Dubai-Kuwait-Dubai DXB/KWI/DXB  EK903/904: Dubai-Amman-Dubai DXB/AMM/DXB
EK817/818: Dubai-Riyadh-Dubai DXB/RUH/DXB  EK857/858: Dubai-Kuwait-Dubai DXB/KWI/DXB
EK508/509: Dubai-Mumbai-Dubai DXB/BOM/DXB  EK833/834: Dubai-Bahrain-Dubai DXB/BAH/DXB
EK386/387: Dubai-Hong Kong-Dubai DXB/HKG/DXB   

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