Emirates A380 A6-EOM Overnight Tokyo Narita Delay.

Airbus A380-861 MSN138, Emirates A6-EOM, arrived into Tokyo Narita early this evening as EK318 from Dubai, however the return EK319 has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical or a weather issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EOB Positioning Flight.

Following its diversion yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN164, Emirates A6-EOB, positioned Birmingham – Manchester this morning as EK2502 this morning then operated today’s scheduled EK22 Manchester – Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EOD EK21 Dusseldorf Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN168, Emirates A6-EOD, operating EK21 Dubai – Manchester held to the south of Manchester this morning then diverted to Dusseldorf due to weather at Manchester. The aircraft continued Dusseldorf – Manchester during the afternoon.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIME Returns to Munich Base.

Airbus A380-841 MSN061, Lufthansa D-AIME, which has been receiving maintenance attention at Frankfurt since 27th January, positioned Frankfurt – Munich this morning as LH9923.

Emirates A380 A6-EDA Returns from Nagoya.

Following its diversion on 28th January, Airbus A380-861 MSN011, Emirates A6-EDA, positioned Nagoya Chubu Centrair – Dubai this morning as EK319D.

Hi Fly Malta A380 9H-MIP Beja Test Flights.

Airbus A380-861 MSN006, Hi Fly Malta 9H-MIP, operated two Beja – Beja circuits as 5M380 late this morning and early this afternoon, both making approaches at Lisbon before returning to Beja.

Emirates A380 A6-EEU EK212 New York JFK Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN147, Emirates A6-EEU, operating EK212 Houston – Dubai (depart Houston 24th January) diverted to New York JFK early this morning due to a medical emergency on board. As crew did not have sufficient hours to reach Dubai without rest the aircraft remained on the ground at New York JFK until late this evening when it continued New York JFK – Dubai as EK212D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDD Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN020, Emirates A6-EDD, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 26th December 2018, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK316 Dubai – Osaka Kansai.

Air France A380 F-HPJE Johannesburg Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN052, Air France F-HPJE, arrived into Johannesburg this morning as AF990 from Paris CDG (depart Paris CDG 23rd January), however the return AF995 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIMB Returns from Guangzhou Baiyun Maintenance.

Airbus A380-841 MSN041, Lufthansa D-AIMB, which has been under maintenance at Guangzhou Baiyun since 4th January, positioned Guangzhou Baiyun – Munich in the early hours of this morning as LH9923.  The aircraft has been repainted from Lufthansa 1984 into Lufthansa 2017 livery.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIMG Returns to Munich Base.

Airbus A380-841 MSN069, Lufthansa D-AIMG, which has been receiving maintenance attention at Frankfurt since 21st January, positioned Frankfurt – Munich early this morning as LH9924.

Emirates A380 A6-EEH Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN119, Emirates A6-EEH, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 5th January, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK201 Dubai – New York JFK.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIMK Returns to Frankfurt Base.

Airbus A380-841 MSN146, Lufthansa D-AIMK, positioned Munch – Frankfurt as LH9921 this evening after arriving as LH459 from San Francisco. The aircraft had been operating from Munich since 13th January.

Emirates A380 A6-EDQ Returns from Frankfurt.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 18th January, Airbus A380-861 MSN080, Emirates A6-EDQ positioned Frankfurt – Dubai early this evening as EK2554.

Emirates A380 A6-EOF Returns from Dubai World Central Storage.

Airbus A380-861 MSN171, Emirates A6-EOF, which has been in storage at Dubai World Central since 23rd December 2018, positioned Dubai World Central – Dubai early this afternoon as EK2552 and immediately entered the Dubai maintenance facility.

Emirates A380 A6-EEZ EK85 Dubai Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN158, Emirates A6-EEZ, preparing to operate EK85 Dubai – Zurich returned to the stand at Dubai this afternoon due to a technical issue. The flight was subsequently cancelled.

Emirates A380 A6-EEI Returns from Shanghai Pudong.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN123, Emirates A6-EEI, departed Shanghai Pudong this morning operating today’s scheduled EK305 Shanghai Pudong – Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EUF EK203 London Heathrow Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN218, Emirates A6-EUF, operating EK203 Dubai – New York JFK was in Estonian airspace this morning approaching Tallinn when it turned and diverted to London Heathrow due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to continue after approximately two hours on the ground, however after arrival at New York JFK the return EK202 was cancelled due to a further technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDZ Continues from Melbourne.

Following its diversion last night Airbus A380-861 MSN107, Emirates A380 A6-EDZ, departed Melbourne early this morning continuing yesterday’s diverted EK414 Dubai – Sydney, routing Melbourne – Sydney using EK414 as its callsign.

Emirates A380 A6-EEX Shanghai Pudong Flight Switch.

Airbus A380-861 MSN154, Emirates A6-EEX, arrived into Shanghai Pudong last night as EK304 from Dubai then turned around to operate yesterday’s delayed EK305 Shanghai Pudong – Dubai in the early hours of this morning as EK305D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEI Shanghai Pudong Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN123, Emirates A6-EEI, overnighted at Shanghai Pudong after arriving as EK304 from Dubai yesterday evening, however its scheduled return to Dubai as EK305 this morning has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Air France A380 F-HPJE Operates Delayed Miami – Paris CDG Sector.

Airbus A380-861 MSN052, Air France F-HPJE, operated yesterday’s delayed AF99 Miami – Paris CDG with an eleven hour delay in the early hours of this morning as AF4031, The delay was caused by crew rest requirements following a heavy delay to AF90 Paris CDG – Miami on 16th January.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIMH Returns to Munich Base.

Airbus A380-841 MSN070, Lufthansa D-AIMH, which has been receiving maintenance attention at Frankfurt since 14th January, positioned Frankfurt – Munich as LH9923 this morning.

Emirates A380 A6-EOT Returns from Hamburg.

Following its overnight delay, Airbus A380-861 MSN204, Emirates A6-EOT, departed Hamburg early this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK62 Hamburg – Dubai as EK62D.

Thai Airways A380 HS-TUA Returns from Frankfurt.

Following its overnight delay due to strike action yesterday, Airbus A380-841 MSN087, Thai Airways HS-TUA, departed Frankfurt this morning operating yesterday’s delayed TG923 Frankfurt – Bangkok as TG923D.

Emirates A380 A6-EUS Overnight Hamburg Delay.

Airbus A380-842 MSN234, Emirates A6-EUS, operated EK61 Dubai – Hamburg this afternoon, however the return EK62 has been delayed overnight due to strike action by staff at Hamburg.

Emirates A380 A6-EDB EK91 Zurich Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN013, Emirates A6-EDB, operating EK91 Dubai – Milan Malpensa diverted via Zurich this evening due to a security issue at Milan Malpensa due to a person on the airfield.

Emirates A380 A6-EDF Guangzhou Baiyun Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN007, Emirates A6-EDF, encountered a technical issue at Guangzhou Baiyun in the early hours of this morning causing a twenty hour delay to EK363 Guangzhou Baiyun – Dubai which the aircraft was able to operate this evening as EK363D.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIMI Returns to Frankfurt Base.

Airbus A380-841 MSN072, Lufthansa D-AIMI, positioned Munich – Frankfurt as LH9852 this morning after arriving as LH461 from Miami. The aircraft had been operating from Munich since 9th January.

China Southern Airlines A380 B-6140 Tianjin Binhai Training Mission.

Airbus A380-841 MSN120, China Southern Airlines B-6140 positioned Beijing Capital – Tianjin Binhai in the early hours of this morning as CZ8759 in order to operate training circuits as CZ888. The aircraft then positioned Tianjin Binhai – Beijing Capital as CZ8760.

Singapore Airlines A380 9V-SKQ Singapore Test Flight.

Airbus A380-841 MSN079, Singapore Airlines 9V-SKQ, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since 24th August 2018, undertook a 55 minute Singapore – Singapore test flight late this afternoon as SQ8898.

Emirates A380 A6-EEG Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN116, Emirates A6-EEG, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 22nd December, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK408 Dubai – Melbourne.

British Airways A380 G-XLEB Positions to London Gatwick.

Airbus A380-841 MSN121, British Airways G-XLEB, positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick as BA9171 this evening. This is to be in place to position London Gatwick – Manila for maintenance in the early hours of tomorrow. The required arrival time in Manila meaning a middle of the night departure from London which is not possible from London Heathrow.

Emirates A380 A6-EEV Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN150, Emirates A6-EEV, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 28th December 2018, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK408 Dubai – Melbourne.

Emirates A380 A6-EEL Departs Again for San Francisco.

Following its medical diversion to Moscow Domodedovo and subsequent return to Dubai yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN133, Emirates A6-EEL, departed Dubai late this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK225 Dubai – San Francisco as EK225D.

Air France A380 F-HPJF Returns from Dubai.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN064, Air France F-HPJF, departed Dubai early this morning operating yesterday’s delayed AF655 Dubai – Paris CDG as AF4191.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIMG Returns from Guangzhou Baiyun Maintenance.

Airbus A380-841 MSN069, Lufthansa D-AIMG, which has been under maintenance at Guangzhou Baiyun since December 13th 2018, positioned Guangzhou Baiyun – Bangkok as LH9921 in the early hours of this morning then returned to service late tonight operating LH773 Bangkok – Frankfurt. The aircraft has been repainted from Lufthansa 1984 into Lufthansa 2017 livery.

Air France A380 F-HPJF Dubai Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN064, Air France F-HPJF, arrived into Dubai late last night as AF662 from Paris CDG, however its scheduled return to Dubai as AF655 in the early hours of this morning has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.