Malaysia to Welcome Emirates A380

Emirates will add Kuala Lumpur (KL) to its Airbus A380 network later this year. From 01Dec11 the Dubai-based carrier will launch the first scheduled A380 service to Malaysia by any airline, with flight EK346 departing Dubai at 0405 and arriving in KL at 1455 on the same day. The return leg, EK347 will depart KL at 1930 arriving back in Dubai at 2230.

KL will become Emirates’ 14th A380 destination, and its sixth in East Asia, following Bangkok, Beijing, Seoul, Shanghai and Hong Kong. Emirates’ superjumbo aircraft is configured with 489 seats in three classes.