Emirates A380 A6-EDB Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN013, Emirates A6-EDB, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 25th April – 28th May, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK420 Dubai – Perth.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI Operates QF2 Service as QF2D.

Airbus A380-842 MSN055, QANTAS VH-OQI, operated this evening’s scheduled QF2 London Heathrow – Singapore – Sydney using callsign QF2D due to the late running of yesterday’s service.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQB QF1 Overnight Singapore Delay.

Airbus A380-842 MSN015, QANTAS VH-OQB, operated the Sydney – Singapore sector or QF1 Sydney – Singapore – London Heathrow this afternoon, however the onward sector to London Heathrow has been delayed overnight. This was due to minimum rest requirements for the UK based cabin crew for this sector who had been delayed into Singapore due to late running QF2 London Heathrow – Singapore services.

Emirates A380 A6-EDN Returns from Munich.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 26th May, Airbus A380-861 MSN056, Emirates A6-EDN, positioned Munich – Dubai this afternoon as EK2554.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQA Returns from London Heathrow.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 27th May, Airbus A380-842 MSN014, QANTAS VH-OQA, departed London Heathrow this morning operating yesterday’s delayed QF2 London Heathrow – Singapore – Sydney. The Singapore – Sydney sector operated as QF2D.

Emirates to Introduce A380 Service to Hamburg.

Emirates today announced that it will operate the EK59/EK60 Dubai – Hamburg rotation as a one-off Airbus A380 operation on 29th October and then switch the EK60/EK61 Dubai – Hamburg rotation from Boeing 777-300ER to Airbus A380 operation from 30th October. These will be the first scheduled A380 services to Hamburg.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQA London Heathrow Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-842 MSN014, QANTAS VH-OQA, arrived into London Heathrow this morning as QF1 from Sydney and Singapore, however it was unable to operate tonight’s return QF2 due to a technical issue.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIMD Returns from Frankfurt.

Airbus A380-841 MSN048, Lufthansa D-AIMD, which has been receiving maintenance attention at Frankfurt since 20th May, positioned Frankfurt – Munich as LH9855 early this evening then returned to service operating LH730 Munich – Hong Kong.

Emirates A380 A6-EEC Returns from Amsterdam.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesteday, Airbus A380-861 MSN110, Emirates A6-EEC, departed Amsterdam early this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK148 Amsterdam – Dubai as EK148D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEX Enters Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN154, Emirates A6-EEX, entered the Dubai maintenance facility in the early hours of this morning after arriving as EK46 from Frankfurt late last night.

Emirates A380 A6-EUG Dubai Training Mission.

Airbus A380-861 MSN219, Emirates A6-EUG, operated a Dubai – Dubai training mission early this afternoon as EK2551 making several approaches at Dubai World Central.

Air France A380 F-HPJC Returns from New York JFK.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN043, Air France F-HPJC, departed New York JFK late tonight operating today’s scheduled AF11 New York JFK – Paris CDG. Today’s AF10 Paris CDG – New York JFK was cancelled.

Emirates A380 A6-EEE Hong Kong Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN112, Emirates A6-EEE, operated EK382 Dubai – Hong Kong in the early hours of this morning, however the return EK383 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

Singapore Airlines A380 9V-SKD Singapore Test Flight.

Airbus A380-841 MSN008, Withdrawn Singapore Airlines 9V-SKD, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since 18th December 2017, undertook a Singapore – Singapore test flight early this afternoon as SQ8898.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQC Sydney Test Flight and Return from Maintenance.

Airbus A380-842 MSN022, QANTAS VH-OQC, which has been under maintenance at Sydney since 20th April, undertook a Sydney – Sydney test flight this morning as QF6020 then returned to service this afternoon operating QF1 Sydney – Singapore – London Heathrow.

Emirates A380 A6-EUT Returns from Port Louis.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-842 MSN236, Emirates A6-EUT, departed Port Louis early this evening operating yesterday’s delayed EK702 Port Louis – Dubai as EK702D.

China Southern Airlines A380 B-6137 Tianjin Binhai Training Mission.

Airbus A380-841 MSN036, China Southern Airlines B-6137, positioned Beijing Capital – Tianjin Binhai as CZ8753 in the early hours of this morning in order to operate training circuits as CZ888. The aircraft then positioned back to Beijing Capital as CZ888.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIMB Returns to Munich Base.

Airbus A380-841 MSN041, Lufthansa D-AIMB, which has been receiving maintenance attention at Frankfurt since 6th May, positioned Frankfurt – Munich as LH9851 this afternoon.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-842 MSN074, QANTAS VH-OQL, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 22nd April, positioned Dubai – Sydney this morning as QF6012. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo into QANTAS Silver Roo livery and is the second A380 to receive this scheme.

Etihad A380 A6-APH Returns from Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN199, Etihad A6-APH, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 22nd April, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EY11 Abu Dhabi – London Heathrow. The aircraft has had 2018 Year of Zayed titles added.

Qatar Airways A380 A7-APE Returns from Melbourne.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN181, Qatar Airways A7-APE, departed Melbourne early this evening operating yesterday’s delayed QR905 Melbourne – Doha as QR905D.

Qatar Airways A380 A7-APE Melbourne Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN181, Qatar Airways A7-APE, arrived into Melbourne as QR904 from Doha (depart Doha 30th April) this evening, however the return QR905 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

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