Copenhagen and Dubai, 9th April 2015:Emirates, a global connector of people, places and economies, announced today the launch of a daily A380 service to Copenhagen. As of 1stDecember 2015, the Danish capital will be the first in Scandinavia to boast a scheduled A380 service.
Emirates A380 one of the most environmentally advanced aircraft in the sky, comes almost four years after the airline first linked the Danish capital with Dubai.The route will be served by the world’s first two-class configured A380, with a capacity of 615 passengers. With this new configuration, Emirates will offer a total of 8,610 seats a week between Copenhagen and Dubai. The aircraft also produces the lowest CO2 emissions per passenger kilometre of all commercial aeroplanes.
“After launching the route with an A330, we witnessed growing demand for flights to and from Copenhagen, forcing us to deploy the larger 777 after only six months. Today, based on strong load factors, we are happy to further up-gauge the route to our iconic double-decker, the A380,” commented Sir Tim Clark, President, Emirates Airline
The two-class configured A380 features 58 flat-bed seats in Business Class, 557 spacious seats in Economy Class, as well as access to Emirates’ famous Onboard Lounge where Business Class passengers can socialise at 40,000 feet. Passengers in all classes will also enjoy access to over 2000 channels of films, TV shows, music and games through ice, Emirates’ award-winning inflight entertainment system, as well as free Wi-Fi and gourmet cuisine.
Extra Benefit :
As with all Emirates flights, passengers will benefit from a generous baggage allowance of 30kg in Economy Class and 40kg in Business Class.
Source : Emirates official press release