Dubai: As part of Emirates’ recent readjustment to its US services the airline will resume its flagship A380 service between Houston and Dubai from 1 June 2018.Emirates will also launch a new non-stop Dubai-Newark service from 1 June 2018 and resume daily services to Fort Lauderdale and Orlando from 25 March 2018.
Emirates started its service to Houston in December 2007, and the service was upguaged to an A380 in December 2014, but as part of Emirates’ fleet optimization, the decision was made in July 2016 to operate the route with a Boeing 777-300ER.
Houston will join more than 40 destinations on Emirates’ extensive global network served by its A380 aircraft. Emirates will deploy its three-class A380 on the Houston route, offering a total of 516 seats, with 14 private suites in First Class, 76 flatbed seats in Business Class seats and 426 spacious seats in Economy Class, increasing capacity per flight by more than 160 passengers compared to the current Boeing 777-300ER.
The Emirates A380 is renowned for its First Class Private Suites and Shower Spas, as well as Onboard Lounge for First and Business Class passengers .Passengers in all classes can enjoy Wi-Fi to stay in touch with family and friends and Emirates’ award-winning entertainment system, ice, with more than 3,000 channels of movies, TV shows, games and music.