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New York, Geneva (AirGuide - Airline News Africa / Middle East) Mar 28, 2010

Emirates Airlines A source within the Emirates Kampala office has tipped off this correspondent to the addition of a second daily A380 flight between Dubai and London, effective at the beginning of July this year, when additional aircraft will have been delivered to the airline. The A380 will be used, according to the source, on flight numbers EK 001 and EK 003 between DXB and LHR and the corresponding return flights EK 002 and EK 004. The aircraft will operated in the standard Emirates configuration of 517 seats, which includes 14 First Class suites, 76 flat-bed Business Class seats, and 427 Economy Class seats. Mar 23, 2010

Middle East Airlines Middle East Airlines will operate flights from Beirut to Brussels (seasonal thrice-weekly from June 21) and Erbil (four-times-weekly beginning next month). Mar 25, 2010

Royal Jordanian Royal Jordanian will take delivery of two A330-200s on May 21 and will seat 24 in business class and 259 in economy and will operate to London Heathrow, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Colombo and Kuala Lumpur. A twice-weekly Amman-Madinah service will launch on March 28 and the thrice-weekly KUL flights begin in June. Mar 23, 2010

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