Airbus A380-841 MSN093, Thai Airways HS-TUB, wearing test registration F-WWAN, positioned Finkenwerder – Toulouse today following cabin fit out.
Following its technical return to Tokyo Narita whilst operating EK319 Tokyo Narita – Dubai on 21st October, Airbus A380-861 MSN016, Emirates A6-EDC, departed Tokyo Narita in the early hours of this morning continuing the delayed EK319 using callsign EK319D.
Emirates A380 A6-EDC operating EK319 Tokyo Narita – Dubai was on the climb out from Tokyo when flaps became disabled. The aircraft levelled off and dumped fuel and made a safe overspeed landing back at Narita on the second attempt. Whilst able to taxi to the stand under its own power eleven tyres were deflated due to overheated brakes.
Emirates A380 A6-EDF, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since arriving as EK347 from Kuala Lumpur on 4th October, returned to service today operating EK322 Dubai – Seoul.
Emirates A380 A6-EDD, which has been at New York JFK since 14th October, / departed for Dubai in the early hours of this morning as an additional passenger flight EK7202. The aircraft has undergone attention to the #4 engine.
Airbus A380-841 MSN122, Thai Airways HS-TUD, wearing test registration F-WWSE, positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder for cabin fit out today.
Emirates A380 A6-EDD operated EK201 Dubai – New York JFK today however the return EK202 was cancelled due to a technical issue with the aircraft.
Emirates Airbus A380 A6-EDZ entered service today operating EK412 Dubai – Sydney – Auckland. The aircraft is confirmed as being in 14F/76J/399Y configuration with the lower deck crew rest area.
Emirates A380 A6-EDM, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 9th September, returned to service today as EK318 Dubai – Tokyo Narita.
Emirates A380 A6-EDZ was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai as EK7380 today. This brings the A380 fleet up to 26 aircraft.
Airbus A380-841 MSN122, Thai Airways HS-TUD, made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWSE.
Emirates Airbus A380 A6-EDX operating EK384 Dubai – Bangkok – Hong Kong diverted to Hyderabad whilst operating the Dubai – Bankok sector due to a emergency on board. The aircraft continued to Bangkok and Hong Kong with a delay of around three hours.
Emirates Airbus A380 A6-EDY entered service today operating EK406 Dubai – Melbourne – Auckland. This aircraft is confirmed as being in 14F/76J/399Y configuration with the lower deck crew rest area.
Emirates Airbus A380 A6-EDX entered service this morning operating the EK49/EK50 Dubai – Munich rotation. This aircraft is confirmed as being in 14F/76J/427Y configuration without the lower deck crew rest area.
Airbus A380-861 MSN106, Emirates A6-EDY was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening as EK7381. This aircraft brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 25 aircraft.
Emirates Airbus A380 A6-EDX departed Finkenwerder today on delivery to Dubai as EK7380. This aircraft brings the A380 fleet up to 24 aircraft.
The EK406/EK407 Dubai – Melbourne – Auckland rotation switched to A380 operation today with A6-EDP operating the inaugural A380 service. Yesterday’s final Boeing 777-300ER service was operated by A6-ECS.