Emirates has begun taking delivery of its new generation Airbus A380 and Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, which will feature upgraded Business Class seats amongst other features.
The first of the new A380s was delivered this month, while the new Boeing 777-300ER aircraft is expected to enter the Dubai airline’s fleet later this month.
The new generation Emirates Airbus A380, in addition to its iconic on-board lounge and First Class Shower Spa, will have a new seat configuration. With the relocation of the crew rest area, there will be 25 additional seats in Economy Class, making it a total of 426 seats on the lower deck. First and Business Class seats will remain at 14 and 76 respectively.
In new Business Class cabin design has a higher ceiling to give a more spacious feel for customers, while the overhead cabin lockers will be concentrated in the middle aisles and will be 28% larger in volume. More info