All Nippon Airways A380 JA381A Delivered.

Airbus A380-841 MSN262, All Nippon Airways JA381A, was delivered Toulouse – Tokyo Narita this afternoon as NH9398. The aircraft is in 8F/56J/73W/383Y configuration and wears Blue Lani livery. This is the first A380 for the airline.

Emirates A380 A6-EDB Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN013, Emirates A6-EDB, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 18th February – 18th March, returned to service this morning operating EK127 Dubai – Vienna.

Qatar Airways A380 A7-APE QR909 Perth Medical and Muscat Crew Diversions.

Airbus A380-861 MSN181, Qatar Airways A7-APE, operating QR909 Sydney – Doha (depart Sydney 18th March) diverted via Perth in the early hours of this morning due to a medical emergency. The aircraft later diverted via Muscat as crew did not have sufficient hours to reach Doha.

Emirates A380 A6-EEZ Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN158, Emirates A6-EEZ, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 16th February – 16th March, returned to service this morning operating EK87 Dubai – Zurich.

Emirates A380 A6-EES Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN140, Emirates A6-EES, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 23rd February – 14th March, returned to service this morning operating EK55 Dubai – Dusseldorf.

Emirates A380 A6-EEK EK413 Melbourne Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN132, Emirates A6-EEK, operating the Christchurch – Sydney sector of EK413 Christchurch – Sydney – Dubai diverted via Melbourne this evening due to weather at Sydney.

Emirates A380 A6-EVH Returns from Riyadh.

Airbus A380-842 MSN257, Emirates A6-EVH, positioned Riyadh – Dubai as EK2698 early this evening following its appearance at the Saudi International Air Show.

Emirates A380 A6-EVH Positioning Flight.

Airbus A380-842 MSN257, Emirates A6-EVH, positioned Dubai – Riyadh early this morning as EK2697 in order to appear at the Saudi International Air Show.

Air France A380 F-HPJG AF995 Johannesburg Technical Return.

Airbus A380-861 MSN067, Air France F-HPJG, operating AF995 Johannesburg – Paris CDG returned to Johannesburg this evening due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to depart again after around 90 minutes on the ground.

Emirates A380 A6-EDF Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN007, Emirates A6-EDF, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 5th February – 7th March, returned to service this morning operating EK352 Dubai – Singapore.

British Airways A380 G-XLEC Positions to London Gatwick.

Airbus A380-841 MSN124, British Airways G-XLEC. positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick as BA9171 this evening. This is to be in place to position London Gatwick – Manila for maintenance early tomorrow. The required arrival time in Manila meaning a middle of the night departure from London which is not possible from London Heathrow.

Singapore Airlines A380 9V-SKY Delhi Rescue Mission.

Following the Singapore Airlines A380 technical issue at Delhi yesterday, Airbus A380-841 MSN253, Singapore Airlines 9V-SKY, positioned Singapore – Delhi this afternoon as SQ8850 in order to operate yesterday’s delayed SQ403 Delhi – Singapore as SQ9403.

Korean Air A380 HL7611 KE82 New York JFK Medical Return.

Airbus A380-861 MSN035, Korean Air HL7611, operating KE82 New York JFK – Seoul Incheon returned to New York JFK this afternoon due to a medical emergency on board. The aircraft departed again late this evening.

Emirates A380 A6-EEM Dubai World Central Test Flight.

Airbus A380-861 MSN134, Emirates A6-EEM, which has been in storage at Dubai World Central since 4th February, operated a Dubai World Central – Dubai World Central test flight as EK2551 early this afternoon.

Emirates A380 A6-EEV Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus 380-861 MSN150, Emirates A6-EEV, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 28th February, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK702 Dubai – Mauritius.

Emirates A380 A6-EDE Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN017, Emirates A6-EDE, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 10th February, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK318 Dubai – Tokyo Narita.

Emirates A380 A6-EDC Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN016, Emirates A6-EDC, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 21st February, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK354 Dubai – Singapore.

Emirates A380 A6-EUS EK232 Al Ain Diversion.

Airbus A380-842 MSN234, Emirates A6-EUS, operating EK232 Washington – Dubai (depart Washington 28th February) diverted via Al Ain this morning due to long weather based hold times into Dubai).

Emirates A380 A6-EUE EK204 Muscat Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN217, Emirates A6-EUE, operating EK204 New York JFK – Dubai (depart New York JFK 28th February) diverted via Muscat this morning due to long weather based hold times into Dubai).

Emirates A380 A6-EUR EK16 Dubai World Central Diversion.

Airbus A380-842 MSN232, Emirates A6-EUR, operating EK16 London Gatwick – Dubai (depart London Gatwick 28th February) diverted via Dubai World Central in the early hours of this morning due to long weather based hold times at Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EER EK148 Dubai World Central Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN139, Emirates A6-EER, operating EK148 Amsterdam – Dubai (depart Amsterdam 28th February) diverted via Dubai World Central in the early hours of this morning due to long weather based hold times at Dubai.