Emirates A380 A6-EDR was preparing to operate EK6 London Heathrow – Dubai tonight when it was struck and damaged by a catering vehicle. The flight has been delayed overnight.
Emirates A380 A6-EDU, /which has been under maintenance at Dresden since 3rd August, positioned Dresden – Dubai this morning as EK3046.
Airbus A380-841 MSN121, British Airways G-XLEB, entered longhaul service today operating the BA283/BA282 London Heathrow – Los Angeles rotation.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQK positioned Sydney – Manila for maintenance this evening as QF6011.
British Airways commenced longhaul A380 services today with G-XLEA operating the BA269/BA268 London Heathrow – Los Angeles rotation.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQK operated yesterday’s Typhoon Usagi delayed QF127/QF128 Sydney – Hong Kong rotation this morning as QF127D/QF128D.
Airbus A380-841 MSN121, British Airways G-XLEB, entered service this afternoon operating the BA910/BA911 London Heathrow – Frankfurt rotation.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQE, which has been under maintenance at Manila since 18th August, positioned Manila –Sydney in the early hours of this morning as QF6016.
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.
Airbus A380-861 MSN077, Emirates A6-EDP, positioned Dubai – Beijing for maintenance this afternoon as EK2022.
Emirates A380 A6-EDV operated EK17 Dubai – Manchester this morning, /however the return EK18 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue with the aircraft.
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.
Brtish Airways A380 G-XLEB was delivered Toulouse – London Heathrow as BA380 this afternoon. The brings the A380 fleet up to two aircraft.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQJ positioned Melbourne – Sydney as QF6004 late this morning after arriving as QF94D from Los Angeles.
Emirates A380 A6-EEJ was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening as EK7380. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 37 aircraft.
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.
Emirates A380 A6-EDG, which has been under maintenance at Beijing since 29th July, positioned Beijing – Dubai this morning as EK2023.
Following its overnight delay, QANTAS A380 VH-OQJ departed Los Angeles this evening operating yesterday’s delayed QF94 Los Angeles – Melbourne as QF94D.
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.
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 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.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQF operated a Melbourne – Dubai – London Heathrow charter as QF6051 this afternoon. As a result no QF9 Sydney – Dubai –London Heathrow was scheduled today.
Emirates A380 A6-EDO operating EK413 Auckland – Sydney – Dubai returned to the stand at Sydney this evening due to a technical issue. The flight has been delayed overnight.
Airbus A380-841 MSN095, British Airways G-XLEA, operated a London Heathrow – London Heathrow circuit as BA380 this afternoon routing to Dublin to make a flypast at the Dublin Flightfest.
Emirates A380 A6-EDE operating EK412 Dubai – Sydney – Auckland diverted via Colombo on the Dubai – Sydney leg this afternoon due to a emergency on board.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQH operating QF12 Los Angeles – Sydney (depart Los Angeles 6th September) diverted via Honolulu this morning due to a medical issue on board.
Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Emirates A380 A6-EEB operated London Heathrow – Dubai this morning as EK8D.
Emirates A380 A6-EEJ positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder today.
Qatar Airways first A380 A7-APA made its maiden flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWST and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder.
Emirates A380 A6-EEB operated EK7 Dubai – London Heathrow this morning, however the return EK8 has been cancelled due to a technical issue with the aircraft.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQB operated a London Heathrow – Dubai – Sydney charter this morning as QF6052. As a result there will be no QF2 London Heathrow – Dubai – Sydney this evening.
Emirates A380 A6-EEJ positioned Finkenwerder – Toulouse this afternoon.