Emirates to begin fourth South American passenger route from Dubai. The airline is making plans to commence five weekly flights from Dubai to Santiago via Sao Paulo from 5th July 2018. The airline will deploy a two-class configured Boeing 777-200LR aircraft on the route, and it features 38 business class seats and 264 economy class seats. Also, the aircraft is capable of carrying 14 tons of cargo.
The latest route will operate five additional flights week to Sao Paulo complementing its existing A380 flights between Dubai and Sao Paulo. With the latest service, the airline will operate 12 weekly flights to Sao Paulo.
Emirates Santiago Dubai Flight Schedule:
|EK 263||Dubai||09:50||Sao Paulo||17:00||Sao Paulo||18:30||Santiago||21:40||Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat, and Sun|
|EK 264||Santiago||01:10||Sao Paulo||05:55||Sao Paulo||07:45||Dubai||05:15+1||Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat, and Sun|
Commenting on the new Emirates route, Sir Tim Clark, President of the Airline, said: “The start of our operations to Chile underlines our commitment to South America with our fourth destination on the continent and another five flights to Sao Paulo. We are pleased to add a destination that has been in strong demand from our customers and look forward to working with stakeholders in Chile to provide our unique product and award-winning service to passengers there.”
Touted to be the largest airlines in the Middle East, Emirates flights fly over 1500 flights per week. Emirates airlines online booking is available for over 150 destinations across 142 cities in 80 countries from its main hub at Dubai International Airport. Currently, Emirates Airlines fleet size is a whooping 230 aircrafts, primarily of wide-body planes like the Airbus A380s and Boeing 777.