Emirates will fly to Lusaka, the capital of Zambia, and onwards to Zimbabwe’s capital Harare from February next year.
The five-times weekly service will commence on February 1, adding the 20th and 21st African destinations to the Emirates network.
Flights will depart Dubai on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday at 0925, arriving in Lusaka at 1450, before leaving for Harare at 1620 and landing at 1720. The return leg will depart Zimbabwe at 1920, landing in Zambia at 2020, before departing for Dubai at 2150, landing back at 0710 the following day.
The route will be served with A330-200 aircraft configured for three-classes, with 12 in first class, 48 in business and 183 in economy.
For more information visit emirates.com.
Report by Mark Caswell