China Southern Airlines A380 B-6138 Delivered.

Airbus A380-841 MSN054, China Southern Airlines B-6138 was delivered Toulouse – Beijing Capital today. The aircraft is in 8F/70J/428Y configuration and wears standard China Southern Airlines livery. This brings the China Southern Airlines fleet up to three aircraft.

A6-EDX First Flight.

A380 A6-EDX made its first flight from Toulouse today as F-WWAK. The aircraft then positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder.

EK412 Delay and Curtailment.

Today’s scheduled EK412 Dubai – Sydney – Auckland departed around twelve hours late and therefore operated Dubai – Sydney only. As a result tomorrow’s EK413 will operate Sydney – Dubai only. The flights were operated by Airbus A380 A6-EDA.

A6-EDU Enters Service.

Airbus A380 A6-EDU entered service today as EK384 Dubai – Bangkok – Hong Kong. The aircraft is in 14F/76J/427Y configuration without the lower deck crew rest area.

A6-EDU Delivered.

Airbus A380 A6-EDU was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai today as EK7380.

A6-EDS EK303 Shanghai Delay.

Airbus A380 A6-EDS arrived into Shanghai today as EK302 from Dubai but the return EK303 has been delayed until tomorrow when it will operate as EK303D.

A6-EDJ Returns to Service.

Airbus A380 A6-EDJ, under maintenance at Dubai since operating EK762 Johannesburg – Dubai on 23rd January, returned to service today as EK73 Dubai – Paris CDG.

Amsterdam to get A380.

From August 1 the EK147/EK148 Dubai – Amsterdam rotation will switch to A380 operation.

Singapore Airlines A380 9V-SKR Delivered.

Airbus A380-841 MSN082, Singapore Airlines 9V-SKR, was delivered Toulouse – Singapore today. The aircraft is in 12F/86J/311Y configuration and wears standard Singapore Airlines livery. This is the sixteenth A380 for the airline.

A6-EDH Returns to Service.

Airbus A380 A6-EDH, under maintenance at Dubai since operating EK762 Johannesburg – Dubai on 17th December 2011, returned to service today as EK97 Dubai – Rome Fiumicino.

A6-EDA Back In Service.

Airbus A380 A6-EDA, out of service at Dubai since operating EK307 Beijing – Dubai on 6th January, returned to service today as EK761 Dubai – Johannesburg.

Singapore Airlines A380 9V-SKT First Flight.

Airbus A380-841 MSN092, Singapore Airlines 9V-SKT, made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWSA and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder for cabin fit out.