Dubai national carrier Emirates expanded its existing operations in Saudi Arabia on Sunday with the launch of additional daily A380 service to Jeddah.

Emirates has expanded its existing operations to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with the launch of additional daily A380 services to Jeddah, a popular destination with both business and leisure travellers

The Emirates A380 has 517 seats with a three class configuration- it has 76 lie-flat seats in Business Class and 14 suites in First Class.

Passengers are promised the ultimate luxury experience on the Emirates A380, with First Class Shower Spas and a spacious onboard lounge where First and Business Class guests can mingle over cocktails and canapés

“The A380 has received an overwhelmingly positive response from the Saudi market since it was introduced onto our Jeddah route in February 2010. The launch of a second A380, Emirates’ flagship aircraft, into Jeddah highlights our commitment to providing travellers in Saudi with the very latest in aircraft innovations,” said Khoory.

Emirates operates a total of 42 flights per week to four cites in Saudi Arabia, including; Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam and Al Medinah al Munawarah.