The special flight will take off on December 15 ahead of Bahrain's National Day
Emirates airline will operate a special one-off A380 service to Bahrain on December 15, one day before the country’s 46th National Day celebrations.
The A380 service – which will operate as EK835 and EK836 – will depart Dubai at 00:55 and arrive in Bahrain at 01:10. The flight will leave back from Bahrain at 0350, arriving in Dubai at 0605.
The Emirates A380 being used for the flight will be set in a two-class configuration, featuring 58 flatbed seats in business class and 120 economy class seats on the upper deck, with an additional 437 economy class seats in the lower desk.
Emirates, which has been flying to Bahrain since 2000, currently operates 98 A380s, with another 44 pending delivery, flying to 48 destinations. Over 85 million passengers have traveled on Emirates A380s since the aircraft was first used by the airline in 20008.For all the latest transport news from the UAE and Gulf countries, follow us on Twitter and Linkedin, like us on Facebook and subscribe to our YouTube page, which is updated daily.