Emirates Airline’s A380 in the limelight at Saudi International Airshow

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During the first-ever Saudi International Airshow, which took place from March 12-14, Emirates Airline’s A380 aircraft attracted more than 3,000 visitors.

The A380 was the largest commercial aircraft on display at the milestone event. It received a royal visit from Chairman of the Board of Saudi Space Agency, HRH Sultan bin Salman, welcomed by senior vice president, commercial operations – Gulf, Middle East and Iran, Emirates Airline, Adel Al Ghaith, who gave him a VIP tour of the flagship aircraft’s signature design details and latest onboard products.

The state-of-the-art aircraft display was open to both trade visitors and the general public. It featured 14 luxurious first-class suites, 76 flatbed seats in business class and 426 spacious seats in economy class.

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Guests also had the opportunity to view the A380 shower spas and onboard lounge, both fully set-up and equipped to portray an authentic inflight experience.

Emirates Airline 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.