Emirates A380 A6-EDV Returns from Manchester.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Emirates A380 A6-EDV departed Manchester in the early hours of this morning operating yesterday’s delayed EK18 Manchester – Dubai as EK18D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEJ Enters Service.

Emirates A380 A6-EEJ entered service this morning operating EK97 Dubai – Rome Fiumicino. The aircraft is confirmed as being configured 14F/76J/427Y without the lower deck crew rest area.

British Airways A380 G-XLEB Delivered.

Brtish Airways A380 G-XLEB was delivered Toulouse – London Heathrow as BA380 this afternoon. The brings the A380 fleet up to two aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EEJ Delivered.

Emirates A380 A6-EEJ was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening as EK7380. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 37 aircraft.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI Positioning Flight.

As there was no arriving QF94 in Melbourne today due to A380 VH-OQJ’s 24 hour delay at Los Angeles, sister VH-OQI positioned Sydney – Melbourne as QF6003 late this morning in order to operate QF9 Melbourne – Dubai – London Heathrow.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQA QF10 Adelaide Diversion.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQA operating the Dubai – Melbourne sector of QF10 London Heathrow – Dubai –Melbourne (depart London Heathow 15th September) diverted via Adelaide this morning. The diversion appears to have been medical.

Emirates A380 A6-EDO Returns from Sydney.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 15th September, Emirates A380 A6-EDO departed Sydney this morning operating the delayed EK413 Sydney – Dubai sector of 15th September as EK7413.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQJ Overnight Los Angeles Delay.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQJ arrived into Los Angeles this morning as QF93 from Melbourne, however its scheduled return as QF94 this evening has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical or a crew issue.

Qatar Airways A380 A7-APA First Flight.

Qatar Airways first A380 A7-APA made its maiden flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWST and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder.