QANTAS A380 VH-OQI Returns from Hong Kong.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 27th April, AIrbus A380-842 MSN055, QANTAS VH-OQI, departed Hong Kong this morning operating yesterday evening’s delayed QF128 Hong Kong – Sydney.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE Continues from Dubai.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 27th April, AIrbus A380-842 MSN027, QANTAS VH-OQE, departed Dubai in the early hours of this morning operating the delayed QF10 Dubai – Melbourne sector of 27th April as QF10D.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF Hong Kong Switch.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF operated QF127 Sydney – Hong Kong today, then turned around to operate yesterday’s delayed QF128 Hong Kong – Sydney as QF128D. Today’s QF128 has been delayed overnight.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQJ Positioning Flight.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQJ positioned Sydney – Melbourne as QF6001 late this morning in order to operate QF9 Melbourne – Dubai – London Heathrow.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE QF10 Dubai Technical Issue.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE arrived into Dubai as QF10 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 26th April) this morning, however the onward service to Melbourne has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EET Technical Issue Delays EK435.

Emirates A380 A6-EET was delayed at Auckland yesterday by a technical issue and operated yesterday’s EK435 Auckland – Brisbane – Dubai in the early hours of this morning as EK435D.

British Airways A380 G-XLEG First Flight.

Airbus A380-841 MSN161, British Airways G-XLEG, made its first flight from Toulouse this morning wearing test registration F-WWSK and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder for cabin outfitting.

Emirates A380 A6-EDY Returns from Munich.

Following its overnight delay, usa Airbus A380-861 MSN106, Emirates A6-EDY departed Munich this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK52 Munich – Dubai as EK52D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDY Overnight Munich Delay.

Airbus A380-861 MSN106, Emirates A6-EDY operated EK51 Dubai – Munich today, however the return EK52 has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a crew or a technical issue.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQD Returns from Hong Kong.

Following the technical issues it encountered at Hong Kong on 17th and 18th April, AIrbus A380-842 MSN026, QANTAS VH-OQD, departed Hong Kong this evening operating Hong Kong – Sydney as QF128D.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK Returns from Los Angeles.

Following its technical return to Los Angeles yesterday, AIrbus A380-842 MSN063, QANTAS VH-OQK, departed Los Angeles this morning operating the delayed QF94 Los Angeles – Melbourne of 17th April as QF94D.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQD Fails to Return from Hong Kong.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, AIrbus A380-842 MSN026, QANTAS VH-OQD, preapred to depart Hong Kong this evening operating yesterday’s delayed QF128 Hong Kong – Sydney as QF128D, however the aircraft returned to the stand and the flight has been further delayed.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI Positioning Flight.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI positioned Sydney – Melbourne late this morning as QF6007 in order to operate QF9 Melbourne – Dubai – London Heathrow.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL Returns from London Heathrow.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 16th April, AIrbus A380-842 MSN074, QANTAS VH-OQL, departed London Heathrow early this afternoon operating the delayed QF2 London Heathrow – Dubai – Sydney of 16th April as QF2D.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK QF94 Los Angeles Technical Return.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK operating QF94 Los Angeles – Melbourne (depart Los Angeles 17th April) was almost five hours into the flight when the aircraft turned back to Los Angeles due to two fuel pumps failing. Passengers have been accommodated overnight.

Emirates A380 A6-EDP Toronto Rescue Mission.

Following the incident at Toronto yesterday when an A380 was damaged, / Airbus A380-861 MSN077, Emirates A6-EDP, positioned Dubai – Toronto this afternoon as EK7001 in to operate yesterday’s delayed EK242 Toronto – Dubai as Ek242D.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL London Heathrow Technical Issue.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL arrived into London Heathrow as QF1 from Sydney and Dubai this morning, however its scheduled departure this evening as QF2 London Heathrow – Dubai – Sydney has been delayed by 24 hours due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EDZ Toronto Ground Damage.

Emirates A380 A6-EDZ was approaching the gate at Toronto having arrived as EK241 from Dubai this afternoon when the #2 engine struck the jet bridge. As a result the return EK242 has been delayed overnight.

Emirates A380 A6-EOA First Flight.

Emirates A380 A6-EOA made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWSE and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder.

Emirates A380 A6-EDU Bangkok Technical Issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDU operating EK385 Hong Kong – Bangkok – Dubai (depart Hong Kong 4th April) arrived into Bangkok in the early hours of this morning. However the aircraft was unable to operate the onward flight to Dubai due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Bangkok – Dubai late in the evening as EK3373.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA BA268 7700 Heathrow Medical Emergency Squawk.

Airbus A380-841 MSN095, British Airways G-XLEA, operating BA268 Los Angeles РLondon Heathrow (depart Los Angeles  3rd April) squawked the 7700 emergency code on approach to London Heathrow this afternoon due to a medical emergency on board and was cleared for an expiditious landing.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL Returns from Dubai.

Following its technical return to Dubai on 28th March, AIrbus A380-842 MSN074, QANTAS VH-OQL, positioned Dubai – Sydney this evening as QF6002.

Emirates A380 A6-EDC Continues from Sydney.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN016, Emirates A6-EDC, departed Sydney this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK413 Sydney – Dubai sector as EK413D.