Emirates A380 A6-EOE Enters Service.

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.

Emirates A380 A6-EEC Manchester Technical Issue.

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.

Qatar Airways A380 A7-APD Delivered.

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 A380 A6-EOE Delivered.

Emirates A380 A6-EOE was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening as EK7380. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 57 aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EDT Returns from Bangkok.

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-EDT Bangkok Technical Issue.

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 Delivered.

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 A380 A6-EOD Enters Service.

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-EOD Delivered.

Emirates A380 A6-EOD was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening as EK7380. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 56 aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EOI First Flight.

Airbus A380-861 MSN178, Emirates A6-EOI, made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWAD and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQG Returns from Perth.

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.

Emirates A380 A6-EDC Dubai Test Flight.

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 QF7 Sydney Toilets Return.

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 QF2 Perth Technical Diversion.

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.

Qatar Airways A380 A7-APC Enters Service.

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.

Qatar Airways A380 A7-APC Delivered.

Qatar Airways A380 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.