Emirates A380 World Record Flight For Most Nationalities Onboard

Emirates A380 World Record Flight For Most Nationalities Onboard

– It’s the history making flight with the most amount of
nationalities on board today. Nice to meet you, my African brothers. Italian! Look at your hat! Uganda, high five! – Scotland. – [Sam] What’s going on here? – We’re making history. – Belgium. – India. – He’s actually the
captain flying us today. People from different
backgrounds, different colours, different religions,
all going on one plane. This is great. (cheering) – Yay! – [Sam] Latvia!
– Woo-hoo! – Pleasure to take you around the UAE and the Seven Emirates today. Pleasure and honour for
us to be doing it as well, so nice to work with you. – Sam ! – Oh Jafar! – EK2019! (uplifting music) – We are offering a special
year of tolerance snack box. – One-hundred and
forty-five nationalities. It’s, you’re officially amazing! – When we land, we all gonna
friends together, right? (cheering) All the nationalities on
this flight together now. Here we at Dubai Airport today – Do your part! – I’m super excited to
represent Brazil on this flight, look at my nails! (inspiring music) This is true tolerance, Brazilians and Argentinians,
friends flying together. – United always. – [Sam] Wow! – I’m from Zimbabwe. – [Sam] Zimbabwe! – I am from Gambia. – Nice to meet you my African brothers. (foreign language) Italian! Wow, look at this Italian suit. – Ivory Coast. – [Sam] Wow! Look at this hat here! And which country are you representing? – I’m representing Iran – Iran! Well done! – From Spain – [Sam] Where you guys from? – Indonesia. – [Sam] Indonesia! This one, Batik, yeah. You got Manchester United Batik! Hello ! – Hi how are you? – [Sam] Where you guys from? – I’m from Uganda. – [Sam] Uganda! – I’m from Hong Kong, Macau. – [Sam] Oh! (speaks foreign language) High five! Uganda, high five! – Hello Mr. Sam, I’m Leo from Argentina. – [Sam] Hello! How are
you? – Nice to meet you. – [Sam] Oh, I wish I dressed that way, you have a beautiful
jersey, I love your jersey. – Thank you Mr. Sam. – Can anyone guess where this
flag, where he come from? Tell us the answer now. – Cape Verde, Cabo Verde. – Cabo Verde, Cape Verde.
I think you are so far, the rarest one I met so far. – I’m from Somalia. – Somalia! Ghana? – Gabon. – Gabon! – Scotland. – [Sam] What’s going on here? – So we’re making history, so
we have to write our names, and the names of our country and drop the cloud inside this board. (chattering) – [Sam] Belgium! India! (upbeat music) Ey! High five! (music continues) You know, he’s actually the
captain flying us today. – Oh really? – This is the captain. – So I’m writing cards to the crew to give them a little gift, thanking them for being
part of my 163rd flight with Emirates. (upbeat music) – This is a special flight
with all the nationality, but any day on the Emirates
flight there’s probably 40, 50 nationality on board. So you see all people from
different backgrounds, different colours, different religion, all going on one plane. This is great. (upbeat music) (laughter) (foreign language) – [Sam] Which country scratching? – [Woman] Tajikistan. – [Sam] Tajikistan! – I love my country I,
love being from Canada, but this is kind of a challenge. – [Sam] That’s a lot to scratch. Canada! I’m gonna scratch my country but you know, I think I’m a global guy, the globe is one country
but I’m gonna scratch the place I grew up in, China,
Hong Kong, and Australia. (upbeat music) Is this your wedding dress? Ey! – I’m from Turkmenistan. – Turkmenistan! Turkmenistan as well? – No I’m from Portugal. – Portugal! But your…
this is Portuguese? – This is my husband, so I’m
representing his country. (upbeat music) – Which country this flag is? – Suriname. – Suriname! (foreign language) – Hello Suriname! We’re just at Dubai! – (mumbles) Berlin, Botswana,
Cameroon, China, Cyprus. – The boarding gate here
is very special procedure, it’s actually board by nationality first, so it’s not board by
first, business, economy. – Hi! Good morning! – [Sam] Have a good
flight, have a good flight! – [Sam] Have a good
flight have a good flight! – Hello ! – [Sam] From which country? – [Sam] From which country? – Kyrgyzstan. – [Sam] Kyrgyzstan! – [Woman] You must visit our country. – [Sam] I have been, Bishkek -Oh, really? – [Sam] Yes, yes, yes.
– I hope you liked ! – [Sam] Enjoy your flight! – Yes, see you! – [Sam] Enjoy! – Bye bye. – [Sam] Bye bye. (chattering) – From Dominica. – [Sam] Dominica! – Step to the right please. – Hi ! – (foreign language) – [Sam] Hello how are you? – Hi, how are you? – [Sam] From where you are? – I’m from Botswana. – [Sam] Huh? – Botswana! – [Sam] Botswana? – Yes. – [Sam] Yay! Columbia! Latvia! – Woo-hoo! – [Sam] What national costume? – The best national costume! – [Sam] The best national costume what is? – The UAE. – [Sam] The UAE! – Hi Sam welcome on board, it’s a pleasure to take you around the UAE and the Seven Emirates
today on the Airbus A380. We’ll be flying at 9,000
feet across the UAE, across above all seven
Emirates and land back in Dubai about an hour from now. Welcome aboard. And today also with me on the flight is Captain Abbas Shaban, and also senior first officer Karen. – Hi. – Sam I just want to introduce you to our colleagues, engineers, one of the finest engineers that we have in Emirates. They are our colleagues. They keep us flying. Keep
the aircraft always in shape, safe, ready to fly, on time, all the time. – [Sam] Hats off to you guys thank you so much for your dedication. – Thank you Sam. – Now it’s working. If we need more time we will facilitate with
the air traffic controller. I suggest to have an enjoyable time. It’s an experience, it’s a
pleasure to have them on board, and it’s a pleasure and honour
for us to be doing it as well. So, nice to work with you. – Sam! – [Sam] Oh, Jafar! – See you again! How you doing my friend? Long time no see! – Nice to see you my friend. – Good to see you too Sam. – Always feel like back to my second home. – Hiya! (mumbles) Looking there? Wow! – [Sam] Oh, Jafar I didn’t
know you have special talent. very talented man here. Here we go! Welcome onboard EK2019! (cheering) – It’s gonna be a history making flight with the most amount of nationality together we’re one! (cheering) OK, I hope I forgot to record
this, we don’t do again. (laughter) (inspiring music) – I am sitting at 50 alpha which has got a great engine view. With me these two ladies
from India, from Chennai. Love everyone mix it up together here, it’s like a UN here on this flight. (inspiring music) – [Pilot] Cleared for
takeoff runway 1-2 Emirates. T0 1-9 (mumbles). (engine revving up) (mumbling) (engines continue) (clapping) (upbeat music) – So we just took off, and now we’re flying low at 9,000 feet, that’s the cruising altitude
of the whole flight. First we do a right turn and we’re going to head over Sharjah, then onwards to Umm Al Quwain, and then to Ras Al Khaimah. Then cross to the East
side of UAE to Fujairah, and then come down via Abu Dhabi. That will be one hour flight over the Seven Emirates of UAE. – Today on this flight we’re offering a special year of tolerance snack box. Inside we have a selection
of different snacks. We have water, apple
juice, sandwiches, fruit, and different snacks for you to try today. (chattering) (inspiring music) – I’m Shivali Mishra,
an official adjudicator with Guinness World Records. I’m here today to adjudicate
the most nationalities on an aircraft. Let’s hope the results would be as per what we have expected. – [Sam] Are you one family, or? – We are an EK family. – [Sam] EK family, Emirates family. – It’s great to be part
of the unique experience, once in a lifetime you know? By the way, Sam, I want
you to document this, it’s going to be my attempt to try and break this record too. And you know, this is just
the beginning of the record that we will probably break again. – [Sam] Absolutely. – Sam, we are gonna do that on speaker, would you follow me? – [Sam] Okay! – Let’s go up there. – [Sam] Let’s go! – Let’s go! – Good afternoon ladies and
gentlemen, I’m Shivali Mishra, official adjudicator with
Guinness World Records. I was here today to adjudicate the record for the most nationalities on an aircraft. The minimum requirement for
this was 75 nationalities. On today’s flight we have… 145 nationalities! (cheering) Which means EK2-0-1-9 has set an official Guinness World Records title. Congratulations you’re officially amazing! (cheering) – [Captain] Ladies and
gentlemen, this is your captain. Together we have now
crossed all seven Emirates. I hope you enjoyed your
time with us aboard. We’re coming up to the one hour mark. Thank you for being a part
of the Emirates family, and let’s take this flight
home and make history! – [Sam] And there’s one for me as well. – Yes of course ! – [Sam] Thank you. – My pleasure ! – [Sam] Thank you so much.
Can you show us what’s inside? Can you show me I’m holding the camera. – Yes. So today. – [Sam] Thank you for helping
us to be part of history achieving a guinness world record for most nationality on
aircraft EK2019 from Dubai. – From Bosnia and Herzegovina. And I’m pleased to have
this amazing experience, and the year celebrating
the year of tolerance, and achieving this amazing world record of 145 different nationalities on board. Congratulations to Emirates, and congratulations to all of us. (upbeat music) – You know I just can’t
miss a fan flight like this, like because of aviation it
bring us all together you know? When we land, we all gonna
friends together, right? (cheering) – Yeah! That’s the power of
aviation, it brings the world. Hello ! Come here, come here meet me! When we land, we all gonna
friends together, right? (cheering) (chattering) I have three kids. This is the fourth one. – [Sam] Oh he hasn’t been born! – The first one is Zain, Jonas, Sidra, and this I don’t know. Baby girl or baby boy. – [Sam] Oh this one is very lucky. He hasn’t been born but he
has already flown the A380. – Yeah, really ! – [Sam] Very nice. Congratulations ! – Thank you so much. (foreign language) – I’m born and raised in Italy, but my mom’s from Philippines,
my father’s from Afghanistan. – Italy, Philippines, Afghanistan. – Yeah. – You’re fitting for this flight. And how many languages do you speak? – Four. (upbeat music) – Well as you can see, we are
turning final coming to land. What I wanna say, this is
definitely not an ordinary flight. And as you can see it’s
the diversity of the UAE, of all the nationalities came together, and created this flight together. And at the end we are now all
guinness world record holder, of the most nationality
on one single flight. (clapping) (plane engine roaring) – [Sam] Goodbye Suriname!
See you down there. Bye bye! Goodbye! – Bye! – [Sam] Bye ! – Bye ! – See you guys. – [Sam] Goodbye, see you! – See you bye! – [Sam] Bye! – Goodbye! – Bye Bye! – Bye! – Bye Bye! – [Sam] See you bye bye! – Bye, see you ! We just arrived, but that’s
not the end of flight yet. We’re gonna go down, and I believe there’s a
ceremony waiting for everybody to celebrate. – (foreign language) It’s a
pleasure to be the only one from Fiji that’s here. – [Sam] Yeah, Fiji! – This great country,
the year of tolerance. (foreign language) Thank you ! (trumpets playing) (plane egine roaring) (orchestral music) – We’re going to get one group photo of all the nationalities on
this flight together now. (upbeat victorious music) I came to the UAE nine years ago and I have never met so many people from different nationalities before. Throughout my time in the UAE, I had already started to
appreciate other cultures, and enjoyed mixing with them. Aviation brings the world
together. Together we are one.

Daniel Ostrander

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98 thoughts on “Emirates A380 World Record Flight For Most Nationalities Onboard

  1. Sayaka Maizono says:

    This is awesome! Yep, I still live in UAE! πŸ‡¦πŸ‡ͺ

    Ω‡Ψ°Ψ§ Ψ±Ψ§Ψ¦ΨΉ!

  2. Echoboy52GAMES 2007 says:

    When are you doing another giveaway

  3. Jikotani Lakepa says:


  4. Salim Iza Elyas says:

    What an amazing experience.❀

  5. Ayala Levenberg says:

    This is amazing you his apps to we amazing amazing amazing is it I can't Abu Dhabi International Sri next one to throw rocks 110 Heathrow

  6. ym y says:

    It is very meaniningful event and I thought you feel really exiting one of person in histoy day. I feel impressing your messige ' every world can be one by aviation.' That's why i really like airplane.

  7. 1harishbala says:

    I first saw the similar video from Khalid Al Amri who is a you tuber based in Dubai and I was looking for you in it. For a second I was wondering why is Sam not on this important flight that too from his home Dubai… relieved to see your video. Excellent as always Sam

  8. Jackson M. says:

    Anyone else interested to see the list of nationalities onboard? Not even the official Guinness Records website lists them all. I'm just curious to see.

  9. syl pascale says:

    Awesome video Sam…thanks

  10. tsz hin kwan says:

    There is an important message: We are one

  11. John Miiro says:

    Uganda we never miss any occasions, πŸ€—πŸ€—πŸ€—πŸ€—πŸ€—

  12. Mohamed Rabbi says:

    Were there any body from Bangladesh

  13. Ted Edmunds says:

    Cabo Verde! Great to see this cool country represented. So far, the only country in Africa I've visited. Wonderful video Sam, this looked like a lot of fun.

  14. Sonny says:

    Great Video. Thank you for posting.

  15. Sam Sam says:

    BigUp Suriname πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡·πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡·πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡·

  16. Uncle Ruckus says:

    Como ? Ningun shilenito !?

  17. Dream Kaur says:

    Sam, we need to get you on some Freighters buddy. Cockpit videos.

  18. Sabong pH says:

    FLY EMIRATESπŸ₯°πŸ₯°πŸ₯°πŸ₯°

  19. Saad Waheed says:

    i was looking for a Qatari or Israeli national lol

  20. Mohammad Mian says:


  21. Tom Allan says:

    Hi Sam, what a lovely person. One day I hope to meet you in an airport. Thank you for the videos

  22. Moctezuma Cadenas says:

    This is hypocritical……#STOPHOMOPHOBIAINUAE

  23. Pinak Ranjan Biswas says:

    I spotted Technical Guruji

  24. effan dena says:

    Please support me

  25. soulfingerHD tswanamedic says:

    Next time invite me

  26. Abdul zain says:

    Emirates cant cross the Qattar

  27. Thamrin Joenoes says:


  28. badmanhhh says:


  29. Billy Phiri says:

    Botswana represented…kudus!!

  30. Sack Racoon says:

    Asi deberia ser el mundo en todos los sentidos.

  31. Sack Racoon says:

    That is how the world should be, without borders, apart from the type of thing (I am talking about the video) that makes the world one and there is no war, discrimination, racism etc. I had a smile throughout the video.

  32. Smash and Dash Gaming Live says:

    If the plane crashes, the press would have a loooooooooooonnnnnnnngggggggggg time writing where the people were from

  33. Tie khaemkhokkruat says:


  34. AlmostWins says:

    No Palestine? πŸ˜”

  35. Saksham Rana says:

    00:58 guruji spotted in right of sam

  36. Nadir Osman says:

    How the emirate flay select all nationality on plane?

  37. Bilal Ehsan says:

    Very beautiful and congratulations to pat of you this filyt

  38. Muhammad Farhan says:

    I want to pick patvia😁

  39. Mohammed Ranoob says:

    It is wonderful to see so many happy faces and proudful people boarded and flying on that flight and u r covering the whole process very perfectly. It gives motivation to many people to go on travel and see the world as one. Keep touching the sky.

  40. Myel Mtel says:

    Tajikistan πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡―πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡―πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡―πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡―πŸ‘

  41. Josh Goddard says:

    Multiculturalism doesn’t work. It just causes massive problems.

  42. Branto G says:

    Very enjoyable Sam

  43. MINPYO CHO says:

    Why there's no Korean!!…
    μ•„λ‹ˆ…ν•œκ΅­μΈμ΄ μ—†λ‹€κ³ !? 말도 μ•ˆλΌ γ… γ… γ… γ… γ… γ… γ… γ… γ… γ… γ… γ… γ… 

  44. Tobias Graf says:

    Was a passenger from Israel on board? Then it would really have been a sign to the whole world. Nevertheless, great event and great message!

  45. Dylan Shen says:


  46. kushagra manas says:

    Did you meet gaurav chaudhary?

  47. St Myles says:

    Interesting thanks for sharing Sam.

  48. Sniperboi 992 says:

    Nobody :

    Not even Yakko :

    Guy from Botswana : B O T S W A N A !

  49. Salim MG says:

    That’s the same gate I was at the same day although my flight wasn’t lhr

  50. Abz Moal says:

    That man πŸ’― is not from Somalia πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡΄

  51. Roland Oz Traveller says:

    Latvia!!! πŸ‡±πŸ‡»

  52. Asyraf Eats says:

    I should be on that plane. I’m Indonesian

  53. J. Khan Vlogs says:

    Wow…All i wish to be part of this flight, to represent my land Kashmir !!

  54. Mohamed Yousef says:

    From UAE πŸ‡¦πŸ‡ͺ ❀ to the world!!

  55. MLB- MHA-SU says:

    Omg so much peace! I hope we will be everytime like this! It's so wonderfull seeing soo many people together…..i'm crying i don't know wy πŸ˜‰ Sorry for bad english i'm Italian
    Cheers Sam!

  56. EddeShip10 says:

    Can you try flying Scandinavian?

  57. Subash Pandey says:

    May be it's indicating how the entire world gonna be a single nation in the future.

  58. Bhawna Chaurasia says:

    Has anyone noticed technical guruji in the thumbnail

  59. Ivandro Pitta-Gros says:

    No Angola?? πŸ™

  60. Dayanand Javali says:

    @technicalguruji on left side of Sam πŸ‘ #Thumbnail

  61. Michael Johnson says:

    Greetings from the US! πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ This is such an amazing thing. This is exactly what we wanna see. The world united and at peace. All of the beautiful cultures uniting and sticking together. Beautiful video!

  62. jinu mon says:

    Sam chui fans like❀

  63. Jose Castillo says:

    Every video you post amaze me😍😍

  64. Tauriq Cumberbatch says:

    Wanna be a part next year πŸ™‚

  65. josh negash says:

    To be honest why post a late video from 29 November. Also who cares we are all the same we shall be amazed even with no nationality or anything because the Lord Of made everyone equal HUMAN BEINGS

    Agree or disagree like if u agree dislike if u disagree

  66. chubins unboxing world says:

    Technical guruji at left side of him 0:58 sec

  67. Raihan Zubairi says:

    Who noticed Gaurav Chaudhary

  68. Lebohang Ralenkoane says:

    This is what i call LOVEπŸ’—πŸ’πŸ’Ÿ

  69. Ria Angalini says:

    Why I wasnt invited????xexe

  70. Gaurav Roy says:


  71. rajinikanth rajini says:

    Really feel cry. Thank you Sam. Thank you UAE. As a human, we all brothers and sisters. Feeling humanity. Thank you EK

  72. Mohammed Sarfaraz says:

    Together we're one..yes.

  73. Mohammed Sarfaraz says:

    Together we're one..yes.

  74. Raparthy Saran says:

    One of the most happiest and positive video I have seen.

  75. Jims respones says:

    its a wonderful thing that something as random as flying can get so many people together. great job

  76. Ari relax says:

    Thank you Sam!!

  77. Embing Karsadi says:

    Sam chui you no married

  78. Tobechi Agbim says:

    I really enjoyed this video!!! Thanks for sharing πŸ™‚

  79. Aqua Crafts says:

    I was on that flight I was so sky to say hi Btw I’m a Women

  80. Aqua Crafts says:

    7:42 it gives you that feel when the flight attendant stand there that your on a expensive and luxurious Airline

  81. Aqua Crafts says:

    Why didn’t nonstop dan get this?

  82. Peter Lee says:

    How do you find out or book those special/memorial flights? Always wanted to go on one, but never hear any announcement until it shows up on the news or on Sam's channel here after it had already happened.

  83. tamang annant says:

    i am from nepal really wonderful …i love it

  84. Ogs r says:

    This channel is boring. Get back to reviews. These videos make me cringe.

  85. Malcolm Lang says:

    I absolutely love your channel Sam, thank you for the amazing content.

  86. Nahid Saleem says:

    saw technical guruji

  87. Jassim 12345X says:

    Hey Sam just wondering if u will go to the Kuwait πŸ‡°πŸ‡Ό air show on the 15 Jan 2020 to 18 Jan 2020

  88. airplaneguy17 says:

    πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ USA Stands with UAE!

  89. Allan Morales says:

    Costa Rica Pura Vida !!!

  90. Pema Tsewang says:

    Any Tibetan peoples in this flight .Free Tibet

  91. Abdulqadir Burco duuray says:

    Don't you think we have more nationalities in the United States than in the UAE I think we should have a flight likes this. The first to be onborad well be a Native American.

  92. SWAYAM SEKHAR says:

    Kisi ne technical guruji ko notice kiya

  93. joshua dionisio says:

    i wonder how they checked the docs of those pax πŸ˜‚

  94. joshua dionisio says:

    i wonder how they checked the docs of those pax πŸ˜‚

  95. Riya Kis says:

    khalid al ameri 15:29 πŸ‡¦πŸ‡ͺ

  96. Storm Gaming says:

    16:00 technical guruji

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