Emirates is set to celebrate a milestone in aviation history when it welcomes the delivery of its 100th A380 aircraft later this year.
To celebrate the occasion, Emirates said it is offering Nigerian travellers special fares on return economy and business class tickets to select destinations across its network, including Bangkok, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing and Guangzhou.
A statement by the airline’s media consultant in Nigeria put the economy class fares to Bangkok at $1,199, Hong Kong, $1,299, Shanghai, $1,499, Beijing, $1,499 and Guangzhou at 1,299.
For the business class tickets to Bangkok, Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou, the airline is offering $4,699 and $4,799 to Hong-Kong.
The statement further hinted that fare from Nigeria to Amsterdam, Paris, Rome, Frankfurt, and London Heathrow is put at $999 on economy class; while to Amsterdam on business class is $3,699, Paris, Rome and Frankfurt on business class cost $3,799, and to London Heathrow on Business Class is $3,999.
The statement added: “The special fares are available for a limited time only and must be booked between 25th September and October 5th 2017, with outbound travel dates of between 25th September 2017 and 30 November 2017, and 13th January 2018 and 22nd March 2018. Inbound blackout dates are between 2nd
January 2018 and 11th January 2018 and further terms and conditions apply.
“The Emirates A380 has been in service for over nine years, and Emirates remains the world’s largest operator of the aircraft. The award-winning airline now operates A380 flights to 48 destinations
across six continents, almost a third of its global network.
This year, Emirates introduced the A380 on routes to Sao Paulo, Casablanca and Nice. The airline also operates an A380 on its daily flights between Lagos and Dubai.”