Dubai - Zurich twice daily with Airbus A380 Emirates, from 1 October to 2015
Emirates has the largest fleet of Airbus A380-800 aircraft, with super-jumbo 59 commercial service and 81 units on demand. Emirates is currently flying with A380-800 to 34 destinations worldwide, and Perth will become the 35 destination (1 to 2015). 10 of these have been added to 2014, and new ones will be added to 2015. From 2015, Emirates will fly with Airbus A380 on: Madrid (1 August 2015), Dusseldorf (1 July 2015), Copenhagen (1 December 2015).
But in addition to new destinations, Emirates will introduce Airbus A380 aircraft on already existing routes. From 1 January 2014, Emirates has introduced Airbus A380 aircraft to Zurich, being the 25 destination operated with this type of aircraft. Currently, A380 Emirates aircraft operate EK087 / 088 flights. From October 1 2015, A380 will also be introduced on EK085 / 086 flights, which are now operated by Boeing 777-300ER aircraft.
EK085 / 086 flight schedule on the Dubai - Zurich - Dubai route, operated by Airbus A380 Emirates:
EK085: Dubai 15: 45 - 20: 20 Zurich flight
EK086: Zurich 22: 15 - 06: 25 + 1 flight to Dubai
On these flights, Emirates will introduce A380 aircraft configured in 3 classes and capable of carrying up to 489 passengers: 14 seats in First Class, 76 seats in Business Class and 399 seats in Economy Class. Passengers will benefit from the latest entertainment system, which offers access to over 2000 of channels with movies, music, games, etc. You will not miss either Free Wi-Fi.