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Thursday, February 27, 2014

Airlines’ latest perk: safe distance from the masses

The first-class section of an Emirates airlines Airbus A380 is ready for boarding at the new Concourse A of Dubai airport in Dubai. The top floor of the building is a lounge for premium passengers with direct boarding to the upstairs of Emirates’ fleet. Those in coach wait one story below and board to the lower level or the plane.