Emirates’ A380 will be ready for visitors tomorrow at the first Saudi International Airshow. The airline will be showcasing its A380 on March 12th and 13th at Al Thumamah Airport in Riyadh, allowing trade visitors and the general public to explore all the features on this latest generation double-decker, including Emirates’ refreshed OnBoard Lounge.
Adel Al Ghaith, Emirates Senior Vice President Commercial Operations GCC, ME and Iran said: “The first Saudi International Airshow will be an important event for the aviation and aerospace community, as stakeholders from across the spectrum gather in Riyadh to support the growth of this sector in the Kingdom. The Emirates A380 being showcased during the Airshow demonstrates our commitment to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and highlight Emirates’ contribution to the growth and development of aviation in the region.”
Anticipated to be popular with aviation enthusiasts as well as the general public visiting the Saudi International Airshow, the Emirates A380 will be the largest aircraft on display at the airshow, it will feature 14 luxurious First Class suites, 76 flatbed seats in Business Class and 426 spacious seats in Economy Class. Emirates’ A380 static tour will take visitors across the aircraft’s two decks, giving them a real-life glimpse of the spacious cabins and seats in Economy Class, flat-bed seats in Business Class and luxury First Class Private Suites. Guests will also get to see the A380 Shower Spas and OnBoard lounge that are both fully set-up and equipped to portray an authentic inflight experience.
Emirates flies its flagship A380 to 50 destinations around the world, and has flown two one-off missions to Riyadh. The airline currently has 109 A380s in service and has a further 14 on order.