Emirates’ A380s return to the skies

Emirates’ A380s return to the skies

This week Emirates A380’s returned to the skies with flights to London Heathrow, Paris Charles De Gaulle, Athens, Barcelona, Geneva, Glasgow, Larnaca, Munich, and Rome on the first day.

EK001 to London departed from Dubai International airport on Wednesday morning carrying commercial passengers onboard its flagship aircraft for the first time since March.

Emirates flight EK073 received a special welcome on arrival at Paris Charles De Gaulle, as it became the first and only scheduled A380 flight to operate at this major European airport since the pandemic began.

In the subsequent days, the airline resumed flights to Malé, Washington DC, and Brussels.

Emirates plan to deploy its iconic A380 on its daily Amsterdam service, and add a second daily A380 service to London Heathrow starting from 1 August.

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.

Premium 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 to 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.

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.

Travel restrictions: 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.