Emirates A380 A6-EDM EK207 Dubai Technical Return.

Emirates A380 A6-EDM, / usa which returned to Dubai yesterday following a technical diversion to Colombo on 26th June, returned to service this afternoon operating EK207 Dubai – New York JFK. However crew stopped the climb at 7,000 ft due to a further technical issue and returned to Dubai for a safe landing.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQG Returns to Service.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, AIrbus A380-842 MSN047, QANTAS VH-OQG, returned to service this afternoon operating QF10 London Heathrow – Dubai – Melbourne.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL Rapid London Heathrow Turnaround.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL arrived into London Heathrow as QF1 from Sydney and Dubai this morning, then, following the A380 technical issue last night, the aircraft turned around to operate yesterday’s delayed QF2 London Heathrow – Dubai – Sydney.

Emirates A380 A6-EDM Returns from Colombo.

Following its technical diversion on 26th June, Airbus A380-861 MSN042, Emirates A6-EDM, positioned Colombo – Dubai early this morning using EK413 as its callsign.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQG London Heathrow Technical Issue.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQG arrived into London Heathrow as QF9 from Melbourne and Dubai this afternoon, however its scheduled return to Australia as QF2 London Heathrow – Dubai – Sydney has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI Positioning Flight.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI operated QF93 Melbourne – Los Angeles today, then immediately turned around and positioned Los Angeles – Sydney as QF6006. As a result QF12 Los Angeles – Sydney was cancelled.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQC Sydney Engine Change.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQC arrived into Sydney as QF12 from Los Angeles this morning, then underwent an engine change before departing late tonight as the delayed QF7 Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth.

Emirates A380 A6-EDM EK413 Colombo Technical Diversion.

Emirates A380 A6-EDM operating the Sydney – Dubai sector of EK413 Auckland – Sydney – Dubai (depart Auckland 25th June) diverted to Colombo early this morning due to a technical issue. Further reports suggest there was smoke in the cockpit.

Emirates A380 A6-EOR First Flight.

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

QANTAS A380 VH-OQG QF94 Sydney Diversion, Delayed QF93 and Positioning Flight.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQG operating QF94 Los Angeles – Melbourne (depart Los Angeles 21st June) diverted via Sydney this morning. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed QF93 Melbourne – Los Angeles as QF93D. On arrival at Los Angeles there were three A380s present but only two departures scheduled for this evening so the aircraft positioned Los Angeles – Sydney as QF6002.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-841 MSN095, British Airways G-XLEA,, which returned to London from maintenance at Singapore on 21st June, returned to service this morning operating BA217 London Heathrow – Washington.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK Returns to Service.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, AIrbus A380-842 MSN063, QANTAS VH-OQK, departed Melbourne this morning operating today’s scheduled QF93 Melbourne – Los Angeles.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK Melbourne Technical Issue.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK arrived into Melbourne this morning as QF94 from Los Angeles (depart Los Angeles 20th June), however its departure back to Los Angeles as QF93 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EEC EK307 Beijing Technical Return.

Airbus A380-861 MSN110, Emirates A6-EEC, operating EK307 Beijing – Dubai (depart Beijing 17th June) was around an hour into the flight in the early hours of this morning when it turned back to Beijing due to a technical issue. The aircraft departed Beijing again late tonight operating the service as EK307D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEF Returns from Toronto.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN135, Emirates A6-EEF, departed Toronto this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK241 Toronto – Dubai as EK241D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEF Toronto Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN135, Emirates A6-EEF, operated EK241 Dubai – Toronto this morning, however the return EK242 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issie.

Qatar Airways A380 A7-APE Delivered.

Qatar Airways A380 A7-APE was delivered Toulouse – Doha early this afternoon as QR3380 for display at the Paris Air Show. The aircraft is in Large Logo/Medium Oryx livery and 8F/48J/461Y configuration. This brings the Qatar Airways A380 fleet up to five aircraft.

Qatar Airways A380 A6-APB Al Ain Training Mission.

Qatar Airways A380 A6-APB positioned Abu Dhabi – Al Ain as EY9100 late tonight to operate training circuits through the night as EY9102 – EY9106. The aircraft then positioned Al Ain – Abu Dhabi as EY9109.

Emirates A380 A6-EOJ Enters Service.

Emirates A380 A6-EOJ entered service this morning operating EK9 Dubai – London Gatwick. The aircraft is in 14F/76J/429Y configuration.

Emirates A380 A6-EDP Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN077, Emirates A6-EDP,, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 21st May, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK203 Dubai – New York JFK.

Emirates A380 A6-EOJ Delivered.

Emirates A380 A6-EOJ was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening as EK7380. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 62 aircraft.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF Returns to Service.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF, which was damaged whilst under maintenance at Sydney on April 14th/15th, returned to service this afternoon operating QF17 Sydney – Los Angeles.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF Sydney Test Flight.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF, which was damaged whilst under maintenance at Sydney on April 14th/15th, undertook a Sydney – Sydney test flight this afternoon as QF6001.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI Operates Delayed QF7.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI operated yesterday’s delayed QF7 Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth this morning as QF7D. The aircraft turned around immediately at Dallas-Fort Worth to operate yesterday’s delayed QF8 return.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI Returns from Los Angeles.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, AIrbus A380-842 MSN055, QANTAS VH-OQI, departed Los Angeles late tonight operating today’s scheduled QF12 Los Angeles – Sydney.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI Los Angeles Technical Issue.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI operated QF11 Sydney – Los Angeles today, however the return QF12 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue. This will cause the QF7/QF8 Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth rotation of 6th June to be delayed overnight.

Emirates A380 A6-EOQ First Flight.

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

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI QF93 Sydney Technical Diversion.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI operating QF93 Melbourne – Los Angeles diverted via Sydney this morning due to pressurisation problems. The aircraft continued after around seven hours on the ground at Sydney.