Etihad A380 A6-APC Delivered.

Etihad A380 A6-APC was delivered Finkenwerder – Abu Dhabi this morning as EY9005. The aircraft is in 2P/9F/70J/415Y configuration and Facets of Abu Dhabi livery. This brings the Etihad A380 fleet up to three aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EDW Returns from Munich.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 28th May, Airbus A380-861 MSN103, Emirates A6-EDW, positioned Munich – Dubai this morning as EK7044.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK QF10 Singapore Medical Diversion.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK operating the Dubai – Melbourne sector of QF10 London Heathrow – Dubai – Melbourne (depart London Heathrow 27th May) diverted via Singapore this afternoon due to a medical issue on board.

Emirates A380 A6-EDW Munich Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN103, Emirates A6-EDW, operated EK49 Dubai – Munich this morning, however the return EK50 was cancelled due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EOI Enters Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN178, Emirates A6-EOI, entered service this morning operating EK703 Dubai – Mauritius. The aircraft is in 14F/76J/429Y configuration with the main deck crew rest area.

Emirates A380 A6-EET Continues from Warsaw.

Following its diversion and subsequent nosewheel damage yesterday, Emirates A380 A6-EET positioned Warsaw – Dubai in the early hours of this morning as EK7148.

Etihad A380 A6-APD First Flight.

Airbus A380-861 MSN180, Etihad A6-APD, made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWSA and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder.

Emirates A380 A6-EET EK222 Warsaw Medical Diversion.

Emirates A380 A6-EET operating EK222 Dallas-Fort Worth – Dubai (depart Dallas-Fort Worth 19th May) diverted to Warsaw this morning due to a emergency on board. The aircraft sustained nosewheel damage turning back and was unable to continue to Dubai. This was the first visit of an Emirates A380 to Warsaw.

Emirates A380 A6-EOI Delivered.

Airbus A380-861 MSN178, Emirates A6-EOI, was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening as EK7380. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 61 aircraft.

Etihad A380 A6-APB Al Ain Training Mission and Suspected Technical Issue.

Etihad A380 A6-APB positioned Abu Dhabi – Al Ain as EY9100 in the early hours of this morning in order to operate training circuits overnight as EY9101 – EY9104. EY9104 returned to Al Ain at around 0300 and no further flights operated, which appears to be due to a technical issue.

Qatar Airways Switches A380 Capacity from Paris to Bangkok.

Qatar Airways today announced that from 16th September 2015 the QR41/QR42 Doha – Paris CDG rotation will switch from A380 to A330-300 operation with the A380 being used to instead operate the QR830/QR831 Doha – Bangkok rotation.

Etihad A380 A6-APB Al Ain Training Flights and Abu Dhabi.

Etihad A380 A6-APB positioned Abu Dhabi – Al Ain in the early hours of this morning as EY9100 in order to operate training circuits as EY9101 – EY9108. The aircraft then positioned Al Ain – Abu Dhabi as EY9109. During the afternoon the aircraft operated several Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi circuits, all as EY9112.

Emirates A380 A6-EOP First Flight.

Emirates A380 A6-EOP made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWSV and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder. This aircraft will be the first to be fitted with a two class 58J/557Y configuration.

Etihad A380 A6-APB Abu Dhabi and Al Ain Training Flights.

Etihad A380 A6-APB operated Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi training circuits this afternoon as EY9111 – EY9114. During the evening the aircraft positioned Abu Dhabi – Al Ain as EY9100 before operating Al Ain – Al Ain training circuits through the night as EY9101 – EY9108. The aircraft then positioned Al Ain – Abu Dhabi as EY9109.

Etihad A380 A6-APB Al Ain Training Mission.

Etihad A380 A6-APB positioned Abu Dhabi – Al Ain as EY9100 this evening in order to operate training circuits through the night as EY9101 – EY9108. The aircraft then positioned Al Ain – Abu Dhabi as EY9109.

Etihad A380 A6-APB Al Ain and Abu Dhabi Training Flights.

Etihad A380 A6-APB positioned Abu Dhabi – Al Ain in the early hours of this morning as EY9100 in order to operate training circuits as EY9101 – EY9108. The aircraft then positioned Al Ain – Abu Dhabi as EY9109. The aircraft then operated training circuits from Abu Dhabi as EY9112 – EY9119.

Etihad A380 A6-APB Al Ain and Abu Dhabi Training Flights.

Etihad A380 A6-APB positioned Abu Dhabi – Al Ain as EY9100 in the early hours of this morning in order to operate training circuits from Al Ain as EY9101 – EY9107. The aircraft then positioned Al Ain – Abu Dhabi as EY9111 in order to operate training circuits as EY9112- EY9119.

Etihad A380 A6-APB Abu Dhabi and Al Ain Training Flights.

Etihad A380 A6-APB positioned Abu Dhabi – Al Ain as EY9100 late last night in order to operate training circuits through the night as EY9101 – EY9109. The aircraft then positioned Al Ain – Abu Dhabi as EY9110 and operated three Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi training circuits, all as EY9110 and a further five Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi circuits as EY9111.