Review of Emirates flight Dubai Munich in Economy

Airline Emirates
Flight EK51
Class Economy
Seat 84J
Aircraft Airbus A380-800
Flight time 06:25
Take-off 17 Apr 17, 16:35
Arrival at 17 Apr 17, 21:00
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By 1897
Published on 25th May 2017

Emirates Flight EK51 from Dubai to Munich

Trip Overview

Welcome to the last part, which concludes my trip to the 2017 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix with the return flight from DXB to MUC.

Leg #1: Flight EK52 MUC -> DXB | April 12th, 2017 Can be found here: MUC => DXB (EK52)

Leg #2: Flight EK837 DXB -> BAH | April 13th, 2017 Can be found here: DXB => BAH (EK837)

Leg #3: Flight EK838 BAH -> DXB | April 17th, 2017 Part 3 can be found here: BAH => DXB (EK838)

Leg #4: Flight EK51 DXB -> MUC | April 17th, 2017 You are here!

Pre-Flight Information

After arrival from BAH there was plenty of time to kill.
My friend and I walked around DXB, did some plane spotting and luckily saw our aircraft arriving from JFK.
After that we ate something at Mc Donalds, took a stroll through the Dubai Duty Free Shops and then it as already time for boarding.

Flight Equipment

Type: Airbus A380-800
Reg: A6-EEG
First Flight: 2012-12-14 (almost 4.5 years old)
Note 1: Aircraft was equipped with the "new" Economy Seats
Note 2: It was the same A380 we had on the inbound flight from MUC to DXB just a few days ago

It was the first time for me, to fly multiple times with the same aircraft (registration).

Flight Times

Note: Times are in local time!!
Scheduled Departure: 04:30 pm
Push Back 04:15 pm
Actual Departure: 04:33 pm
Scheduled Arrival: 08:50 am
Actual Arrival: 08:52 am
Arrival at Gate: 08:59 am

Flight Ticket

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EK51 from DXB to MUC

Pictures from DXB
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Our A380 arriving at the gate from JFK
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Pictures from boarding
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Pictures from taxiing and departure
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About 30min after departure some drinks and a snack was offered
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Pictures from the 1st half of the flight
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Menu for todays Flight EK52
Then it was time for dinner - here is the menu card.
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This time, I chose the beef, which was quite good.
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Pictures during the 2nd half of the flight
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Landing in MUC
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The flight itself was very smooth, but landing was pretty bumpy.
I don't know why, the weather in MUC was cold, but not rainy, winy or anything else.
But as you can see in the picture below (small screen in the middle), we were very sideways - so that lead to a slight crosswind landing.
The aircraft touched the runway, jumped a little bit back up and was then put down aggressively onto the runway.
But overall - who cares? We were back home in very cold Germany :D

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Taxiing to the gate in MUC
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Finally back home again
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Cabin crew8.5

Dubai - DXB


Munich - MUC



Once again a great flight trip with Emirates.

They always do a good job.
To pay for seat place reservation is not very great - but I think that almost every other airline does the same.

Information on the route Dubai (DXB) Munich (MUC)

Les contributeurs de Flight-Report ont posté 4 avis concernant 2 compagnies sur la ligne Dubai (DXB) → Munich (MUC).


La compagnie qui obtient la meilleure moyenne est Emirates avec 8.4/10.

La durée moyenne des vols est de 6 heures et 33 minutes.

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