All posts tagged "A380"

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    Emirates Now Has Five Daily A380s to New Zealand

    Emirates has just announced the introduction of two more A380 double-decker aircraft on its two New Zealand...

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    Air France to Operate A380 to Mexico

    From January 2016, Air France will offer three flights a week to Mexico with its with its...

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    Etihad Showcases A380 and B787 Premium Classes

    Etihad Airways has unveiled the new product and service offering on its Airbus A380 and Boeing B787 Dreamliner aircraft, including The Residence by Etihad, the world’s most luxurious living space in a scheduled aircraft, available only on the airline’s A380. The Residence will be the completely new forward upper-deck cabin on the...

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    Air France Introduces A380 to Hong Kong

    From 9th June to 25th October 2014, Air France will offer a daily flight from Paris to Hong Kong via the A380 (with four flights per week from 27th May to 8th June 2014), thus becoming the first airline to connect France and the ‘Pearl of the Orient’ by A380.    Hong Kong will become the seventh...

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    BA to Operate A380 on London Heathrow – Johannesburg

    British Airways will operate an Airbus A380 on its London Heathrow – Johannesburg route next year, commencing with three times a week from 10th February then six flights weekly from 10thMarch. Johannesburg will be BA’s third A380 destination, following the launch of a five-times-weekly service to Los Angeles from 24th September 2013...

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    Emirates Daily A380 Service to Mauritius

    Emirates is to commence a daily Airbus A380 service from Dubai to Mauritius from 16thDecember 2013, replacing one of the existing three-class B777-300 services the airline currently operates to Mauritius. The aircraft will operate as flight EK 701 on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays and EK 3701 on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays,...

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    First British Airways A380 Arrives at Heathrow

    Super-jumbo aviation arrives in the UK today with the delivery to London Heathrow of British Airways’ first A380. The airline is the first UK carrier to take delivery of the double-decker, which is the world’s largest commercial jet. British Airways is also the first airline in Europe to operate both the A380...

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    British Airways Announces First A380 Routes

    British Airways’ first A380 will fly on the ‘Red Carpet’ route to Los Angeles, with tickets going on sale now. The home of Hollywood will be the inaugural destination for the first A380 to be operated by a UK airline. The double-decker superjumbo is due to be delivered to British Airways in...

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    Malaysia A380 for Paris Route

    Malaysia Airlines’ daily Paris – Kuala Lumpur service, currently operated with a B777, will have an A380 from 1st March, thus introducing First Class and increasing seat numbers by 75% to 494 passengers. The airline, which introduced the A380 to its London route last July, will be joining the Oneworld alliance on...

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    Thai May Operate A380 to Australia

    Thai Airways International will commence A380 flights from Bangkok to Kong Kong and Singapore this Saturday, 6th October – and is considering A380 services from Bangkok to Sydney and/or Melbourne for next year. At the Incentive Travel and Conventions, Meetings Asia (IT&CMA) and Corporate Travel World (CTW) Asia, currently underway in Bangkok,...

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    Emirates Expands A380 Services

    Emirates has commenced its scheduled A380 service from Dubai to Melbourne and Auckland – and will launch A380 services to Moscow and Singapore on 1st December. The new A380-800 service to Melbourne operates Monday – Friday and has a flight time of 13 hours 25 minutes, with EK0406 departing Dubai at 10.10...

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    Emirates to Add A380 to Singapore Route

    Emirates will expand its Dubai – Singapore route with the introduction of a permanent Airbus A380 service from 1stDecember 2012, making Emirates the first and only carrier to offer a scheduled A380 service on this route. The 517-seat A380 aircraft will be deployed for flights EK354 and EK355 on the back of strong...

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    A380 on London Heathrow – Kuala Lumpur Route

    Malaysia Airlines, which has now taken delivery of the first of six A380 aircraft on order, will operate the new aircraft non-stop from London Heathrow to Kuala Lumpur three times a week from 2nd July 2012. The 494 seats comprise 350 Economy and eight fully-flat First seats on the main deck, and...

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    Air France Adds Paris – Wuhan in April

    “Air France will be launching a new Paris CDG – Wuhan service on 11th April, bringing Air France / KLM’s Chinese destinations to eight with 85 flights a week from Paris or Amsterdam,” Martina Coogan told attendees of last week’s Air France / KLM media dinner in Dublin. “We are also the...