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British Airways to run an A380 to Dubai during the airport runway closure

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British Airways has announced plans to run an A380 to Dubai during the runway closure next year.

Dubai International Airport is undertaking another major runway maintenance project next Spring which will involve closing one of runways entirely.

British Airways A380 heading to Dubai

Many airlines, including BA, are having their slots reduced temporarily.  To cover this, British Airways will be running an A380 to Dubai between 16th April and 4th May 2019 on the 12.55 service, replacing a Boeing 777 service.

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