Emirates A380 A6-EDV operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation in the early hours of this morning as EK3801/EK3802.
Etihad A380 A6-APA entered service this morning operating EY11 Abu Dhabi – London Heathrow.
Following the engine issue it encountered on 24th December, Airbus A380-861 MSN110, Emirates A6-EEC, positioned Manchester – Dubai this evening as EK7002.
Qatar Airways A380 A7-APD entered service today operating QR3 Doha – London Heathrow.
With the cancellation of the BA217/BA216 London Heathrow – Washington rotation today, Airbus A380-841 MSN095, British Airways G-XLEA, was switched to operate the BA293/BA292 rotation.
Emirates A380 A6-EOE entered service today operating EK241 Dubai – Toronto. The aircraft is in 14F/76J/401Y configuration with the main deck crew rest area.
Airbus A380-861 MSN110, Emirates A6-EEC, operating EK17 Dubai – Manchester was on approach to Manchester when crew received abnormal indications from the #4 engine. The aircraft continued for a safe landing, however the return EK18 was cancelled.
Etihad A380 A6-APA operated Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi training flights this afternoon as EY9381 and EY9382.
Qatar Airways A380 A7-APD was delivered Toulouse – Doha early this afternoon as QR3380. The aircraft is in Large Logo/Medium Oryx livery and 8F/48J/461Y configuration. This brings the Qatar Airways A380 fleet up to four aircraft.
Emirates [rss-cit] A380 A6-EED entered the Dubai maintenance facility this evening after arriving as EK8 from London Heathrow.
Emirates A380 A6-EOE was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening as EK7380. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 57 aircraft.
Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Emirates A380 A6-EDT departed Bangkok this morning operating yesterday’s delayed EK375 Bangkok – Dubai as EK375D.
Emirates A380 A6-EEI positioned Dubai – Abu Dhabi for maintenance early this morning as EK3771.
Emirates A380 A6-EDT arrived into Bangkok this morning as EK374 from Dubai (depart Dubai 19th December), however the return EK375 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue with the aircraft.
Etihad A380 A6-APA operated seven Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi training circuits this morning all using callsign EY9389.
Etihad A380 A6-APA was delivered Finkenwerder – Abu Dhabi as EY9380 this evening. The aircraft is the first A380 delivered to the airline and is in 2P/9F/70J/415Y configuration and Facets of Abu Dhabi livery.
Emirates today announced that the EK420/EK421 Dubai – Perth rotation will switch from Boeing 777-300ER to A380 operation from 1st May 2015.
Emirates A380 A6-EDZ, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 23rd November, operated an Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi test flight this morning as EK3771 and positioned Abu Dhabi – Dubai this afternoon as EK3772.
British Airways A380 G-XLEF operated yesterday’s delayed BA55 London Heathrow – Johannesburg this afternoon as BA55X, and will operate today’s scheduled BA56 Johannesburg – London Heathrow as a day flight BA56X tomorrow.
Emirates A380 A6-EOD entered service today operating EK75 Dubai – Paris CDG. The aircraft is in 14F/76J/401Y configuration with the main deck crew rest area.
Emirates A380 A6-EDD entered the Dubai maintenance facility in the early hours of this morning after arriving as EK186 from Barcelona.
Emirates A380 A6-EOD was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening as EK7380. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 56 aircraft.
Airbus A380-861 MSN178, Emirates A6-EOI, made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWAD and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder.
Following its technical diversion early yesterday morning, AIrbus A380-842 MSN047, QANTAS VH-OQG, positioned Perth – Sydney as QF6002 this morning then returned to service as QF11 Sydney – Los Angeles.
Following the technical return of yesterday’s QF7 Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth to Sydney, the delayed QF7/QF8 rotation was operated today as QF7D/QF8D by A380 VH-OQL.
Emirates A380 A6-EDC, usa which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 16th October, undertook a Dubai – Dubai test flight this morning as EK3771.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQD operating the delayed QF7 Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth returned to Sydney around four hours after take off this evening due to a lack of working toilets. The flight has been delayed overnight and passengers accommodated. This means the airline now have two A380s out of service at one of the peak periods for inbound traffic to Australia.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQG 0perating the Dubai – Sydney sector of QF2 London Heathrow – Dubai – Sydney (depart London 6th December) diverted to Perth in the early hours of this having descended to 9,o00 ft over the Indian Ocean due to an air conditioning and pressurisation issue.
Emirates A380 A6-EDO, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 13th November, returned to service this morning as EK805 Dubai – Jeddah.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQL operating QF94 Los Angeles – Melbourne (depart Los Angeles 4th December) diverted via Sydney this morning. During the afternoon the aircraft positioned Melbourne – Sydney as QF6005.
Emirates A380 A6-EEA entered the Dubai maintenance facility late tonight after arriving as EK50 from Munich.
Qatar Airways A380 A7-APC entered service early this morning operating QR836 Doha – Bangkok. This was the inaugural Qatar Airways A380 service on this route.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQL positioned Sydney – Melbourne as QF6004 this evening.
Emirates switched the EK211/EK212 Dubai – Houston rotation from Boeing 777-300ER to A380 operation today with A6-EEK operating the inaugural A380 service.
Airbus A380-861 MSN145, Qatar Airways A7-APC, was delivered Finkenwerder – Doha this morning as QR3388. The aircraft is in Large Logo/Medium Oryx livery and 8F/48J/461Y configuration. This brings the Qatar Airways A380 fleet up to three aircraft.
QANTAS A380 VH-OQH, which has been under maintenance at Manila since November 2nd, positioned Manila – Sydney in the early hours of this morning as QF6016.
Emirates switched the EK95/EK96 Dubai – Milan Malpensa rotation from Boeing 777-300ER to A380 operation today with A6-EES operating the inaugural A380 service.
Emirates switched the EK225/EK226 Dubai – San Francisco rotation from Boeing 777-300ER to A380 operation today with A6-EET operating the inaugural A380 service.
Airbus A380-842 MSN015, QANTAS VH-OQB, operated a Melbourne – Los Angeles charter as QF6052 this afternoon. This operate to the timings and in place of today’s scheduled QF93.