Emirates A380 A6-EUS Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN234, Emirates A6-EUS, was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening using callsign UAE5GT. The aircraft is in standard Emirates livery and brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 101 aircraft. The aircraft is in 14F/76J/426Y configuration.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE Dubai Turnaround.

Airbus A380-842 MSN027, QANTAS VH-OQE, arrived into Dubai this morning as QF2 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 26th November), however instead of operating the onward sector to Sydney the aircraft turned around to operate today’s QF9 Dubai – London Heathrow sector.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK Dubai Turnaround.

Airbus A380-861 MSN063, QANTAS VH-OQK, arrived into Dubai this morning as QF9 from Melbourne (depart Melbourne 26th November), however instead of operating the onward sector to London Heathrow the aircraft turned around to operate today’s QF2 Dubai – Sydney sector.

Emirates A380 A6-EUA Returns from Dusseldorf.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 23rd November, Airbus A380-861 MSN211, Emirates A6-EUA, positioned Dusseldorf – Dubai early this afternoon as EK2554.

Qatar Airways A380 Returns from Sydney.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Qatar Airways A380 A7-APF departed Sydney late tonight operating yesterday’s delayed QR909 Sydney – Doha as QR909D.

Qatar Airways A380 A7-APF Sydney Technical Issue.

Qatar Airways A380-861 MSN189, Qatar Airways A7-APF, arrived into Sydney this evening as QR908 from Doha (depart Doha 18th November), however the return QR909 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EOQ EK38 Vienna Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN201, Emirates A6-EOQ, operating EK38 Birmingham – Dubai (depart Birmingham 13th November) diverted via Vienna in the early hours of this morning.

Emirates A380 A6-EDF Enters Dubai Maintenance.

Emirates A380-861 MSN007, Emirates A6-EDF, entered the Dubai maintenance facility in the early hours of this morning after arriving as EK383 from Hong Kong late last night.

Emirates A380 A6-EUZ Dubai Air Show Flypast.

For the second day running Airbus A380-842 MSN244, Emirates A6-EUZ, operated a Dubai – Dubai circuit as EK2592 early this afternoon circling to the south east of Dubai World Central before performing a flypast along runway 30 at Dubai World Central before returning to Dubai.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIMG LH728 Novosibirsk Diversion.

Airbus A380-841 MSN069, Lufthansa D-AIMG, operating LH728 Frankfurt – Shanghai Pudong (depart Frankfurt 11th November) diverted via Novosibirsk this morning. The diversion appears to have medical.

Emirates A380 A6-EUZ Dubai Air Show Flypast.

Airbus A380-842 MSN244, Emirates A6-EUZ, operated a Dubai – Dubai circuit as EK2592 early this afternoon circling to the south east of Dubai World Central before performing a flypast along runway 30 at Dubai World Central before returning to Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EDJ Continues from Kuala Lumpur.

Following its diversion yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN009, Emirates A6-EDJ, departed Kuala Lumpur this morning continuing yesterday’s diverted EK354 Dubai – Singapore, routing Kuala Lumpur – Singapore using EK354 as its callsign. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EK355 Singapore – Dubai as EK355D.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQC QF94 Brisbane Diversion.

Airbus A380-842 MSN022, QANTAS VH-OQC, operating QF94 Los Angeles – Melbourne (depart Los Angeles 8th November) diverted to Brisbane this morning in a planned operation. The aircraft positioned Brisbane – Melbourne as QF6005 early this afternoon then operated today’s delayed QF93 Melbourne – Los Angeles as QF93D.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQC QF8 Brisbane Diversion.

Airbus A380-842 MSN022, QANTAS VH-OQC, operating QF8 Dallas-Fort Worth – Sydney (depart Dallas-Fort Worth 6th November) diverted via Brisbane for fuel this morning.

British Airways A380 G-XLED Returns from Manila Maintenance.

Airbus A380-841 MSN144, British Airways G-XLED, which has been under maintenance at Manila since 2nd October, positioned Manila – Kuala Lumpur in the early hours of this morning as BA9170. The aircraft spent the day at Kuala Lumpur then positioned Kuala Lumpur – Singapore as BA9171 this evening and returned to service operating BA12 Singapore – London Heathrow.

Emirates A380 A6-EUV Makes Delivery Flight.

Airbus A380-842  MSN239, Emirates A6-EUV, which was formally delivered on 3rd November, made its Finkenwerder – Dubai delivery flight this evening using callsign UAE5GT.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK QF8 Brisbane Diversion.

Airbus A380-842 MSN063, QANTAS VH-OQK, operating QF8 Dallas-Fort Worth – Sydney (depart Dallas-Fort Worth 4th November) diverted via Brisbane for fuel this morning.

Air France A380 F-HPJI AF178 Shannon Medical Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN115, Air France F-HPJI, operating AF178 Paris CDG – Mexico City diverted to Shannon early this afternoon due to a medical emergency on board. Crew dumped fuel after diverting but were still heavy on landing and leaked fuel onto the runway due to a defective fuel valve. The aircraft will overnight at Shannon.

Emirates A380 A6-EUV Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN239, Emirates A6-EUV, was formally accepted at Finkenwerder this morning and becomes the 100th A380 in the Emirates fleet. The aircraft wears special decals as the 100th A380 in the fleet and for the 2018 Year of Zayed.

Emirates A380 A6-EOJ Singapore Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN182, Emirates A6-EOJ, operated the Melbourne – Singapore sector of EK405 Melbourne – Singapore – Dubai this evening, however the onward sector to Dubai was cancelled due to a technical issue.

Etihad A380 A6-API Abu Dhabi Flypast.

Airbus A380-861 MSN233, Etihad A6-API, performed an Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi circuit as EY8019 this afternoon making several circuits of Saadiyat Island at 1,000 ft.

Emirates A380 A6-EUT Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN236, Emirates A6-EUT, was delivered Finkenwerder Dubai this afternoon using callsign UAE5GT. This brings the A380 fleet up to 99 aircraft.  The aircraft is in 14F/76J/426Y configuration and wears standard Emirates livery.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF Dubai Flight Switch.

Airbus A380-842 MSN029, QANTAS VH-OQF, arrived into Dubai this morning as QF9 from Melbourne (depart Melbourne 1st November), then turned around to operate today’s QF2 Dubai – Sydney sector.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE Dubai Flight Switch.

Airbus A380-842 MSN027, QANTAS VH-OQE, arrived into Dubai this morning as QF2 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 1st November), then turned around to operate today’s QF9 Dubai – London Heathrow sector.