Monday, January 4, 2010
Emirates has officially revealed that it will be adjusting its services to Melbourne and Kuala Lumpur from Feb 1st onwards by re-routing one of its daily nonstop DXB-MEL flights (EK 408) to DXB-KUL-MEL. This route will be served by an A 340-500 on a daily basis and EK will have 5th freedom traffic rights on the KUL-MEL-KUL sector.
As a result of this, EK will be increasings its flights to KUL by offering triple daily nonstop services from DXB using an A 345 daily + double daily Boeing 777-300s. MEL will also continue to see triple daily services i.e. daily A 345 via KUL + daily B 773ER via SIN and a daily nonstop flight using an A 345.