New Emirates A380 receives a royal visit

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Published November 9th, 2015 - 05:27 GMT
HH Sheikh Mohammed enters the Airbus A380 greeted by Emirates Cabin Crew.
HH Sheikh Mohammed enters the Airbus A380 greeted by Emirates Cabin Crew.

Emirates’ first two-class configured A380 received a royal visit today at the Dubai Airshow from HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. The aircraft on display is Emirates’ 68th A380 in its fleet and was delivered directly from Airbus in Hamburg Finkenwerder to the show site, allowing Dubai Airshow visitors to be among the first guests on-board the brand new double-decker.

Emirates’ two class configured A380 will feature 58 flatbed seats in Business Class and 557 spacious seats in Economy Class, as well as Emirates’ celebrated OnBoard Lounge.

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Emirates Airline

The Emirates story started in 1985 when we launched operations with just two aircraft.

Today, we fly the world’s biggest fleets of Airbus A380s and Boeing 777s, offering our customers the comforts of the latest and most efficient wide-body aircraft in the skies.

We inspire travelers around the world with our growing network of worldwide destinations, industry leading inflight entertainment, regionally inspired cuisine, and world-class service. Read on to find out more.

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