Emirates has increased its presence in West Asia
with additional services to Colombo, and Malé from its home base
in Dubai. The expansion also signals the resumption of Emirates’
flights on the Malé -Colombo route.
In all Emirates has added four flights to Colombo and five to Malé, bringing its total
frequency to 18 flights per week to Sri Lanka and 14 flights per
week to the Maldives.
EK 654 will operate a circular
route, Dubai- Malé -Colombo-Dubai, every Monday, Wednesday and
Friday using a modern Airbus A330 aircraft in a three-class
configuration of 12 First, 42 Business and 183 Economy Class
Emirates has also introduced an additional direct
connection between Dubai and Colombo every Friday on EK 650, and
another two connections between Dubai and Malé on Wednesday and
Friday with EK 658. These services will be operated with Boeing 777 aircraft offering 12
First, 42 Business and 310 Economy Class seats.
additional services will offer passengers the convenience of
morning, noon and evening departures.
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