ISLAMABAD – Dubai’s national airline Emirates is going to launch Pakistan’s first ever Airbus-A380 flights from July 10, 2018.
The first flight EK2524 will orginate from Dubai International Airport and will land at the new Islamabad International Airport on July 10.
The airline is updating its current fleet and replacing all other planes with the massive A-380.
Emirates officials told Daily Pakistan that the airline will be the first one in Pakistan to introduce this service and EK615 is scheduled to operate on A380 only.
New #Islamabad International Airport will be the first to host #A380 aircraft in the country. Scheduled #Emirates flight will be 3 hours between DXB-ISB starting July, 2018. pic.twitter.com/G8dhA4fX7I
— CAA Pakistan (@AirportPakistan) June 13, 2018
A380 is a double-deck, wide-body, four-engine jet airliner manufactured by European manufacturer Airbus.
It is the world’s largest passenger airliner, and the airports at which it operates have upgraded facilities to accommodate it.