You'll soon be able to buy your own Emirates A380 bar
You'll soon be able to buy your own Emirates A380 bar

You’ll soon be able to buy your own Emirates A380 bar

Instead of scrapping their newly retired aircraft, Emirates are going to upcycle and recycle as much of their planes as possible – including their iconic A380 bar.

Most planes are sent for scrapping and lie rusting when they’re retired.

But Emirates has teamed up with UAE-based Falcon Aircraft Recycling to re-use as much of the plane as possible.

And that means Emirates are selling their A380 onboard bar – how cool would this look in your garden or villa?

They’re also turning other cabin features into bespoke furniture.

Anyone else really want a First Class bed? Or maybe the pilot’s chair for your new at-home office?

They’re also turning a lot of the plane into aviation memorabilia which will be on sale soon.

So not only could you own a piece of aeroplane history, you’d also be helping reduce landfill waste by giving parts of a decommissioned aircraft a new home.

Plus, some of the profits will go towards the Emirates Airline Foundation, their charity which helps disadvantaged children around the world.

Sir Tim Clark, President Emirates airline said: “We are delighted to partner with Falcon Aircraft Recycling on this first-of-its-kind project. That all repurposing activity will be fully executed in the UAE also speaks to the strong aviation eco-system and capabilities that the nation has built up in its short history. Through this initiative, our customers and fans can take home a piece of aviation history while saving valuable materials from landfill and contributing to a charitable cause through the Emirates Airline Foundation. It’s an elegant and fitting retirement solution for this iconic aircraft and our flagship.”

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