Emirates A380 A6-EEV Returns from Frankfurt.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Emirates A380 A6-EEV departed Frankfurt this morning operating yesterday’s delayed EK46 Frankfurt – Dubai as EK46D.

Qatar Airways Announce A380 Service to Bangkok.

Qatar Airways today announced that it will introduce A380 service on the Doha – Bangkok route from 5th January 2015. A380 service will operate to the following schedule:

QR836 Doha 0155 – Bangkok 1210
QR833 Bangkok 2045 – Doha 2355.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF Operates Short QF9.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF operated QF9 as a Melbourne – Dubai flight tonight with no onward service to London Heathrow. As a result the aircraft will operate Dubai – Melbourne in the early hours of 15th October as QF110.

British Airways A380 G-XLEH Delivered.

British Airways A380 G-XLEH was delivered Toulouse – London Heathrow early this afternoo as BA9251. The aircraft is in White Union Flag with Crest livery and 14F/97J/55W/303Y configuration and brings the A380 fleet up to eight aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EDA Sydney Flight Swap.

Emirates A380 A6-EDA, which arrived into Sydney yesterday evening as EK413 from Auckland, but was unable to operate the onward EK413 sector to Dubai, departed Sydney early this morning operating today’s scheduled EK415 Sydney – Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EEU Continues from Brisbane.

Following its diversion last night, Emirates A380 A6-EEU continued yesterday’s diverted EK414 Dubai – Sydney in the early hours of this morning routing Brisbane – Sydney. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EK413 Sydney – Dubai sector as EK413D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDA Overnight Sydney Delay.

Emirates A380 A6-EDA operated the Auckland – Sydney sector of EK413 Auckland – Sydney – Dubai this evening, however the onward sector to Dubai has been delayed overnight due to weather at Sydney.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL Operates Short QF9.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL operated QF9 as a Melbourne – Dubai flight tonight with no onward service to London Heathrow. As a result the aircraft will operate Dubai – Melbourne in the early hours of 15th October as QF110.

Emirates A380 A6-EOG First Flight.

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

Emirates Announce A380 for Milan Malpensa.

Emirates today announced that it will upgauge the EK91/EK92 Dubai – Milan Malpensa rotation from Boeing 777-300/777-300ER to A380 operation from 1st December 2014.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE QF8 Los Angeles Diversion.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE operating QF8 Dallas-Fort Worth – Sydney diverted via Los Angeles late tonight in order to collect additional passengers who were unable to travel on QF12 Los Angeles – Sydney due to it being downgauged from A380 to B747-400 operation.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL Departs Again for Dallas-Fort Worth.

Following its technical return to Sydney last night, AIrbus A380-842 MSN074, QANTAS VH-OQL, departed Sydney again this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed QF7 Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth as QF7D. The aircraft operated around 40 minutes after today’s scheduled QF7 service. The aircraft then returned operating today’s scheduled QF8 Dallas-Fort Worth – Sydney.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL QF7 Sydney Technical Return.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL operating QF7 Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth was to the east of Fiji when the aircraft turned back to Sydney due to a fuel pump issue. Dispensation was granted for an arrival at Sydney just past the 11pm curfew.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQA QF9 Perth Medical Diversion.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQA operating the Melbourne – Dubai sector of QF9 Melbourne – Dubai – London Heathrow (depart Melbourne 3rd October) was crossing the coast close to Karratha early this morning when it diverted via Perth due to a medical emergency on board.