DUBAI, UAE, 17 July 2020: Emirates will
deploy its A380 on its daily Amsterdam service, and add a second daily A380
service to London Heathrow starting from 1 August.
This announcement follows the Emirates
A380’s return to the skies Wednesday with EK001 to London Heathrow taking off
from Dubai International airport at 0745, and EK073 at 0820, carrying
commercial passengers onboard the flagship aircraft for the first time since
Emirates flight EK073 will receive a
special welcome on arrival at Paris Charles De Gaulle, as it becomes the first
and only scheduled A380 flight to operate at this major European airport since
the pandemic began.
Throughout Wednesday, Emirates marked the
restart of scheduled passenger services to seven more cities – Athens, Barcelona,
Geneva, Glasgow, Larnaca, Munich, and Rome – offering its customers more travel
Over Thursday and Friday, the airline
resumed flights to Malé (16 July), Washington DC (16 July), and Brussels (17
Emirates currently serves over 50 destinations
in its network, facilitating travel between the Americas, Europe, Africa, the
Middle East and the Asia Pacific through a convenient connection in Dubai for
customers across the world.
customers can enjoy Emirates’ Chauffeur Drive service and relax in its Lounge
facility at Dubai International airport, with the restart of these signature
services after a full health and safety review. Emirates has also re-opened its
dedicated Emirates Skywards counters at Dubai International airport to serve
its frequent flyers.
Dubai is open
Customers from Emirates’ network can now travel to Dubai as the city has re-opened for business and leisure visitors with new air travel protocols that safeguard the health and safety of visitors and communities. For more information on entry requirements for international visitors to Dubai, visit: www.emirates.com/flytoDubai.
Health and safety first
Emirates has implemented a comprehensive set of measures at every step of the customer journey to ensure the safety of its customers and employees on the ground and in the air. For more information on these measures and the services available on each flight, visit: www.emirates.com/yoursafety.
Customers are reminded that travel restrictions remain in place, and travellers will only be accepted on flights if they comply with the eligibility and entry criteria requirements of their destination countries. Visit: www.emirates.com/travelrestrictions.