Emirates will be operating a one-off A380 service to Clark International Airport (IATA: CRK) on August 19. It will be the first time an A380 has been used on a commercial flight to CRK.
The airline said that the service will help to meet the demand for flights to and from the Philippines, especially serving passengers from the metro Manila and the surrounding Luzon areas and beyond.
The Emirates A380 service will operate as EK 2520 and EK 338, departing Dubai at 2.40am and arriving at Clark at 3.30pm. The flight will depart Clark at 6.20pm, arriving in Dubai at 10.45pm on the same day.
Orhan Abbas, Emirates’ senior vice president, commercial operations – Far East, commented: “We are proud to fly our first scheduled A380 service to Clark, in the year we are celebrating our 30th anniversary of serving the Philippines. Emirates has shared a long-standing relationship with the country and our commitment to it and our customers remains stronger than ever.”