Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, usa Airbus A380-861 MSN030, Emirates A6-EDK, positioned Munich – Dubai late tonight as EK7002.
Following the technical issue encountered by sister A6-EDK yesterday, /Airbus A380-861 MSN080, Emirates A6-EDQ, positioned Dubai – Munich as EK7001 this morning in to operate yesterday’s delayed EK50 Munich – Dubai as EK50D.
Emirates A380 A6-EEK entered service this morning operating EK805 Dubai – Jeddah. The aircraft is in 14F/76J/399Y configuration with the lower deck crew rest area.
Emirates A380 A6-EDK operated EK49 Dubai – Munich this morning, however the return EK50 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue with the aircraft.
Emirates A380 A6-EEK was deliveried Finkenwerder – Dubai as EK7380 this evening. This brings the A380 fleet up to 36 aircraft.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQD entered service today operating QF31 Sydney – Singapore – London Heathrow.
Airbus A380-861 MSN106, Emirates A6-EDY entered the Dubai maintenance facility today after arriving as EK242 from Toronto.
British Airways today announced that the BA269/BA268 London Heathrow – Los Angeles service will increase from 5 x weekly to daily from 18th February 2014.
Emirates A380 A6-EDD positioned Dubai – Abu Dhabi for maintenance in the early hours of this morning as EK8001.
Emirates A380 A6-EDI positioned Dubai – Bordeaux for maintenance this afternoon as EK3073.
Airbus A380-861 MSN083, Emirates A6-EDR,, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 7th June, positioned Abu Dhabi – Dubai this morning as EK8002.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQD operating was operating its first service since returning from maintenance at Manila as QF128 Hong Kong – Sydney, diverted to Manila late tonight. After around 90 minutes on the ground the flight continued to Sydney making it appear to have been a medical diversion.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQE operated QF127 Sydney – Hong Kong today, then positioned Hong Kong – Manila for maintenance as QF6011. However due to air traffic congestion around Manila the flight diverted via Clark.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQD, which has been under maintenance at Manila since 13th July, positioned Manila – Hong Kong in the early hours of this morning as QF6006.
Emirates A380 A6-EDS, / which has been under maintenance at Bordeaux since 20th June, positioned Bordeaux – Dubai this evening as EK3074.
Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTAS A380 VH-OQG returned to service tonight operating QF94 Los Angeles – Melbourne.
Following the technical issue encountered by sister VH-OQG, QANTAS A380 VH-OQF operated yesterday’s delayed QF12 Los Angeles – Sydney tonight as QF12D.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQG operated QF93 Melbourne – Los Angeles today, however its next scheduled flight as QF12 Los Angeles – Sydney has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQC positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder today wearing test registration F-WWSR.
Emirates A380 A6-EDU positioned Dubai – Dresden for maintenance this morning as EK3045.
Following its overnight delay Emirates A380 A6-EDV departed Paris CDG this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK76 Paris CDG – Dubai as EK76D.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQF operating the Dubai – Melbourne sector of QF10 London Heathrow – Dubai – Melbourne (depart London 31st July) diverted via Adelaide this morning.
Airbus A380-861 MSN077, Emirates A6-EDP,, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 1st July, returned to service this morning operating EK412 Dubai – Sydney – Auckland.
Airbus A380-841 MSN095, British Airways G-XLEA, entered service this morning operating the BA902/BA903 London Heathrow – Frankfurt rotation. This is a “soft launch” of A380 services and the A380 will operate unannounced on this route over the next few weeks before longhaul services commence. British Airways becomes the tenth airline to operate the A380 in service.
Emirates A380 A6-EDV operated EK75 Dubai – Paris CDG today, /however the return EK76 has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical or a crew issue.
British Airways A380 G-XLED made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWAK and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder.