Wednesday, September 26, 2012

► UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: Emirates announces various equipment changes to Accra & Abidjan, Lagos, Entebbe and Nairobi effective 2013.

EmiratesDubai based carrier, Emirates (EK), has announced various changes to some its African destinations, effective from between January and February of next year.  

For other previously announced updates, see these posts.

Emirates Updated Africa Network
Emirates Africa Network

Emirates: Dubai – Accra, Ghana - Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
  • Effective 1 January 2013, 3-class Boeing 777-300ER (no First Class suite) replaces Airbus A340-500.
Dubai – Lagos, Nigeria

  • Effective 1 February 2013, EK783/784 operated by 3-class Boeing 777-300ER with First Class Suite, replacing non-Suite aircraft.
Dubai – Entebbe, Uganda

  • Effective 1 January 2013, Airbus A340-500 replaces A330-200 on daily basis.

Dubai – Nairobi, Kenya

  • Effective 1 February 2013, EK719/720 operated by Airbus A340-500, replaces -300
Source [AirlineRoute]