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On board Emirates A380

On board Emirates A380



The introduction of Emirates' first A380 in 2008 set new standards for customer experience. Now, 9 years down the line, Emirates has added its 100th A380 to its fleet.
 
This milestone delivery was celebrated at a special ceremony with Airbus at the manufacturer's delivery centre in Hamburg.
His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Maktoum, Emirates' Chairman and Chief Executive officiated the ceremony. He was joined at the event by Sir Tim Clark, President Emirates Airline; Tom Enders, Airbus Chief Executive Officer; Dominic Horwood, Rolls-Royce, Director - Customer and Services; His Excellency Ali Al Ahmed, UAE Ambassador to Germany and Frank Horch, Senator for Economy, Transport and Innovation of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg.
 
What are the features of the Airbus 380?
 
-The A380 is the world's largest, most spacious airliner that offers passengers the smoothest, quietest and most comfortable ride.
 
-Onboard Lounge, Shower Spas, free wi-fi and advanced inflight entertainment systems (click here for a video- https://youtu.be/i52l-vZaWmU)  in all classes
 
-Two full widebody decks, offering widest seats, wide aisles and more floor space. The passengers, can now specifically select the A380 when booking a flight via the iflyA380.com web site.
 
Emirates is the world's largest operator of the A380 aircraft, flying this iconic double-decked jet to 48 cities on six continents on scheduled services. Including one-off flights, special commemorative services, test flights and other operational deployments, over 70 airports to date have welcomed the Emirates A380.
 
The airline has implemented countless improvements on board its A380 fleet since 2008, ranging from subtle updates such as the addition of in-seat USB ports and introduction of electric window blinds, to more major upgrades such as relocating overhead luggage bins to provide a more spacious cabin, installing bigger and better inflight entertainment systems and a newly revamped Onboard Lounge.