Emirates launches Second A380 Service to Jeddah

Travel News Asia Latest Travel News Podcasts Videos Wednesday, 5 January 2011

Emirates has expanded its existing operations to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with the launch of additional daily A380 services to Jeddah, a popular destination with both business and leisure travellers.

The second A380 service has a capacity to seat 517 passengers in a three class configuration.

The A380 has received an overwhelmingly positive response from the Saudi market since it was introduced onto our Jeddah route in February 2010. The launch of a second A380, Emirates flagship aircraft, into Jeddah highlights our commitment to providing travellers in Saudi with the very latest in aircraft innovations, said Khoory.

Emirates operates a total of 42 flights per week to four cites in Saudi Arabia, including; Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam and Al Medinah al Munawarah.

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