Dubai-based Emirates Airlines will begin a second daily Airbus A380 service to Beijing and Shanghai Pudong from July 1, replacing the Boeing 777-300ER on both routes. Emirates operates 519-seat A380s in a three-class configuration on its Chinese routes. The carrier said it is able to offer seamless A380-to-A380 connections between the two Chinese cities and more than 30 international destinations, including 18 in the UK and Europe, via its Dubai hub. Emirates operates a total of 38 weekly ...

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