Emirates Boeing 777-200LR
In 2010 Emirates flies 10
They fly them with 266 passengers in a 3 class configuration: 8 First /
42 Business / 236 Economy.
above: an Emirates Boeing 777-200LR at Houston
George Bush intercontinental airport
(IAH) 4th April 2010.
needs the range of the 777-200LR to fly non-stop the route between Dubai and Houston
, Sao Paulo or Los Angeles
, especially on the westward flights as they have to face headwinds.