Sunday, April 25, 2010
Emirates has revealed on the GDS that it will be increasing its flights to ABJ-Abidjan, Ivory Coast from July 1st 2010. Currently, flights are operated 4 times per week using an Airbus A 340-300 via Accra with full 5th freedom traffic rights. However, from July 1st these shall be increased to daily flights using the same aircraft type and also all flown via Accra.
Emirates has officially announced that it shall be increasing capacity on its popular Dubai-Manchester route effective Sept 1st 2010 by deploying the Airbus A 380 on the route replacing the 2 class configured Boeing 777-300ER on EK 017/018. EK will still fly double daily nonstop services using an A 380 along with a B 777-300ER each respectively. This will see Manchester for the first time getting a first class product offering from Emirates!