Emirates A380 A6-EDK Returns from Munich.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, usa Airbus A380-861 MSN030, Emirates A6-EDK, positioned Munich – Dubai late tonight as EK7002.

Emirates A380 A6-EDQ Munich Rescue Mission.

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 Enters Service.

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-EEK Delivered.

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 Returns to Service, Diverts to Manila.

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 Positions to Manila Maintenance.

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-OQF Operates Delayed QF12.

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 Los Angeles Technical Issue.

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-OQF QF10 Adelaide Diversion.

QANTAS  A380 VH-OQF operating the Dubai – Melbourne sector of QF10 London Heathrow – Dubai – Melbourne (depart London 31st July) diverted via Adelaide this morning.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA Enters Service.

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 Overnight Paris Delay.

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.