Emirates A380 A6-EUC Dubai World Central Training Mission.

Airbus A380-861 MSN214, Emirates A6-EUC, which has been in storage at Dubai World Central since 11th November, undertook a Dubai World Central – Dubai training mission this morning as EK2551 making several circuits at Dubai World Central before routing to Dubai..

Emirates A380 A6-EOY Operates Delayed Birmingham Service.

Following the technical return of EK37 Dubai – Birmingham to Dubai yesterday evening, Airbus A380-861 MSN209, Emirates A6-EOY, operated the delayed service this morning as EK37D. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EK38 Birmingham – Dubai as EK38D.

Emirates A380 A6-EOS EK37 Dubai Technical Return.

Airbus A380-861 MSN203, Emirates A6-EOS, operating EK37 Dubai – Birmingham with a three hour delay, stopped the climb at 7,000ft this evening due to a technical issue then returned to Dubai for a safe landing.

Emirates A380 A6-EVE Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN250, Emirates A6-EVE, was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening as UAE5GT. The aircraft is in 14F/76J/426Y configuration and wears standard Emirates livery. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 107 aircraft.

Etihad A380 A6-APH Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Flypast.

Airbus A380-861 MSN199, Etihad A6-APH, undertook a 90 minute Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi circuit as EY9082 this afternoon in order to take part in a flypast of the Formula 1 circuit for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQD Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-842 MSN026, QANTAS VH-OQD, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 7th November, positioned Dubai – Sydney this morning as QF6012. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2007) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2016) livery.

Etihad A380 A6-APH Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Flypast.

Airbus A380-861 MSN199, Etihad A6-APH, undertook a 75 minute Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi circuit as EY9082 this afternoon in order to take part in a flypast of the Formula 1 circuit to mark the opening of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIME Returns to Munich Base.

Airbus A380-841 MSN061, Lufthansa D-AIME, which has been receiving maintenance attention at Frankfurt since 18th November, positioned Frankfurt – Munich this morning as LH9822.

Emirates A380 A6-EEW Beijing Capital Flight Switch.

Airbus A380-861 MSN153, Emirates A6-EEW, arrived into Beijing Capital as EK308 from Dubai late last night then turned around to operate yesterday’s delayed EK307 Beijing Capital in the early hours of this morning. This followed the A380 technical issue at Beijing Capital yesterday. As a result this morning’s EK309 Beijing Capital – Dubai was cancelled.

Emirates A380 A6-EEY Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN157, Emirates A6-EEY, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 19th October until yesterday, returned to service this morning operating EK141 Dubai – Madrid.

Emirates A380 A6-EVB Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN162, Emirates A6-EVB, was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening as UAE5GT. The aircraft is in 58J/557Y configuration and wears standard Emirates livery. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 106 aircraft.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIMG Returns from Frankfurt.

Airbus A380-841 MSN069, Lufthansa D-AIMG, which has been receiving maintenance attention at Frankfurt since 12th November, positioned Frankfurt – Munich as LH9922 this afternoon.

Malaysia Airlines A380 9M-MNC Kuala Lumpur Test Flight.

Airbus A380-841 MSN084, Malaysia Airlines 9M-MNC, which has been under maintenance at Kuala Lumpur since 5th September, undertook a 90 minute Kuala Lumpur – Kuala Lumpur test flight this afternoon as MH5105.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQJ QF2 Bangkok Medical Diversion.

Airbus A380-842 MSN062, QANTAS VH-OQJ, operating the London Heathrow – Singapore sector of QF2 London Heathrow – Singapore – Sydney (depart London Heathrow 12th November) diverted via Bangkok early this evening due to a medical emergency on board.

Emirates A380 A6-EOY EK373 Dubai World Central Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN209, Emirates A6-EOY, operating EK373 Bangkok – Dubai (depart Bangkok 11th November) diverted via Dubai World Central in the early hours of this morning due to long weather based hold times at Dubai.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIMI Positions to Munich Base.

Airbus A380-841 MSN072, Lufthansa D-AIMI, positioned Frankfurt – Munich as LH9872 this afternoon after arriving as LH773 from Bangkok early this morning. The aircraft then operated LH730 Munich – Hong Kong.

Emirates A380 A6-EEH Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN119, Emirates A6-EEH, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 1st November, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK7 Dubai – London Heathrow.

Etihad A380 A6-APA Returns from Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN166, Etihad A6-APA, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 19th October, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EY11 Abu Dhabi – London Heathrow.

Singapore Airlines A380 9V-SKP Returns from New York JFK.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-841 MSN076, Singapore Airlines 9V-SKP, departed New York JFK early this evening operating yesterday’s delayed SQ25 New York JFK – Frankfurt – Singapore as SQ25D.

Emirates A380 A6-EUA Positions to Dubai World Central for Year of Zayed.

Airbus A380-861 MSN211, Emirates A6-EUA, positioned Dubai – Dubai World Central as EK2551 this morning. The Zear of Zayed liveried aircraft then operated a Dubai World Central – Dubai round the UAE flight as EK2552 marking the 100th Birthday of the Founding Father of the UAE. 

Emirates A380 A6-EOU Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN205, Emirates A6-EOU, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 10th October until yesterday, returned to service this morning operating EK139 Dubai – Prague.

Singapore Airlines A380 9V-SKP New York JFK Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-841 MSN076, Singapore Airlines 9V-SKP, arrived into New York JFK this morning as SQ26 from Singapore and Frankfurt (depart Singapore 6th November), however the return SQ25 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIMC Returns to Munich Base.

Airbus A380-841 MSN044, Lufthansa D-AIMC, which has been receiving maintenance attention at Frankfurt since 5th November, positioned Frankfurt – Munich as LH9922 early this morning.

Emirates A380 A6-EEP Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN138, Emirates A6-EEP, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 26th October, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK316 Dubai – Osaka Kansai.

Emiraates A380 A6-EEH EK419 Muscat Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN119, Emirates A6-EEH, operating the Bangkok – Dubai sector of EK419 Sydney – Bangkok – Dubai (depart Sydney 31st October) diverted via Muscat this morning. The diversion is cited as operational but appears to have been medical. On arrival at Dubai the aircraft entered the maintenance facility.