QANTAS A380 VH-OQJ Returns from Pusan Maintenance.

Airbus A380-842 MSN062, QANTAS VH-OQJ, which has been under maintenance at Pusan since 8th May, positioned Pusan – Sydney late tonight as QF6020. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo into QANTAS Silver Roo livery.

Emirates A380 A6-EOB Operates Dubai World Central – Muscat Rotations.

Airbus A380-861 MSN164, Emirates A6-EOB, operated a Dubai World Central – Muscat rotation this morning with both flights operating as EK2680, then a second rotation this afternoon with both flights operating as EK2681. These appear to have been for training purposes.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIMG Returns to Munich Base.

Airbus A380-841 MSN069, Lufthansa D-AIMG, which has been receiving maintenance attention at Frankfurt since 19th May positioned Frankfurt – Munich this evening as LH9923.

Air France A380 F-HPJJ Returns from Mexico City.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN117, Air France F-HPJJ, departed Mexico City late this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed AF179 Mexico City – Paris CDG as AF179A.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL QF7 Houston Diversion.

Airbus A380-841 MSN074, QANTAS VH-OQL, operating QF7 Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth diverted to Houston this afternoon due to weather at Dallas-Fort Worth.

Emirates A380 A6-EOR Takes Over EK37.

Following the earlier technical return of EK37 Dubai – Birmingham to Dubai, the delayed EK37/EK38 Dubai – Birmingham rotation was subsequently operated this evening by Airbus A380-861 MSN202, Emirates A6-EOR, as EK37D/EK38D.

All Nippon Airways A380 JA382A Delivered.

Airbus A380-841 MSN263, All Nippon Airways JA382A, was delivered Toulouse – Tokyo Narita this afternoon as NH9398. The aircraft is in 8F/56J/73W/383Y configuration and wears Green Kai livery. This is the second A380 for the airline.

Emirates A380 A6-EOS EK37 Dubai Technical Return.

Airbus A380-861 MSN203, Emirates A6-EOS, operating EK37 Dubai – Birmingham stopped the climb at 10,000ft this afternoon due to a technical issue, entered a hold to burn fuel and work checklists then returned to Dubai for a safe landing.

Emirates A380 A6-EEJ Bangkok Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN127, Emirates A6-EEJ, arrived into Bangkok this morning as EK374 from Dubai (depart Dubai 16th May), however the return EK375 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIME Positions to Frankfurt Base.

Airbus A380-841 MSN061, Lufthansa D-AIME, positioned Munich – Frankfurt early this afternoon as LH9925 after arriving as LH453 from Los Angeles. The aircraft then operated LH778 Frankfurt – Singapore.

Emirates A380 A6-EEP Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN138, Emirates A6-EEP, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 29th April, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK231 Dubai – Washington Dulles.

Emirates A380 A6-EVC Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN248, Emirates A6-EVC, was delivered Finkenwerder – Barcelona this afternoon as EK7380. The aircraft is in 14F/76J/426Y configuration and wears standard Emirates livery. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 110 aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EOB Operates Dubai World Central – Muscat Rotations.

Airbus A380-861 MSN164, Emirates A6-EOB, operated a Dubai World Central – Muscat rotation this morning with both flights operating as EK2680, then a second rotation this afternoon with both flights operating as EK2681. These appear to have been for training purposes.

Emirates A380 A6-EOB Operates Dubai World Central – Muscat Rotations.

Airbus A380-861 MSN164, Emirates A6-EOB, operated a Dubai World Central – Muscat rotation this morning with both flights operating as EK2680, then a second rotation this afternoon with both flights operating as EK2681. These appear to have been for training purposes.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIMB Positions to Munich Base.

Airbus A380-841 MSN041, Lufthansa D-AIMB, which has been receiving maintenance attention at Frankfurt since 4th May, positioned Frankfurt – Munich early this evening as LH9923.

Emirates A380 A6-EOB Operates Dubai World Central – Muscat Rotations.

Airbus A380-861 MSN164, Emirates A6-EOB, operated a Dubai World Central – Muscat rotation this morning with both flights operating as EK2680, then a second rotation this afternoon with both flights operating as EK2681. These appear to have been for training purposes.

Air France A380 F-HPJA AF111 Shanghai Pudong Technical Return.

Airbus A380-861 MSN033, Air France F-HPJA, operating AF111 Shanghai Pudong – Paris CDG (depart Shanghai Pudong 7th May) was approaching Hohhot at 30,000ft in the early hours of this morning when it turned back to Shanghai Pudong for a safe landing due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EOB Operates Dubai World Central – Muscat Rotations.

Airbus A380-861 MSN164, Emirates A6-EOB, operated a Dubai World Central – Muscat rotation this morning with both flights operating as EK2680, then a second rotation this afternoon with both flights operating as EK2681. These appear to have been for training purposes.

British Airways A380 G-XLEJ Positions to Manila Maintenance.

Airbus A380-841 MSN192, British Airways G-XLEJ, positioned Singapore – Angeles City Clark as BA9172 this evening after arriving as BA11 from London Heathrow, then continued Angeles City Clark – Manila for maintenance after midnight as BA9173. A specific timed arrival was required at Manila.

British Airways A380 G-XLEC Returns from Manila Maintenance.

Airbus A380-841 MSN124, British Airways G-XLEC, which has been under maintenance at Manila since 11th March, positioned Manila – Angeles City Clark in the early hours of this morning as BA9170. The aircraft then positioned Angeles City Clark – Singapore as BA9171 early in the evening and returned to service operating BA12 Singapore – London Heathrow.

Emirates A380 A6-EOB Operates Dubai World Central – Muscat Rotations.

Airbus A380-861 MSN164, Emirates A6-EOB, operated a Dubai World Central – Muscat rotation this morning with both flights operating as EK2680, then a second rotation this afternoon with both flights operating as EK2681. These appear to have been for training purposes.

Emirates A380 A6-EOB Operates Dubai World Central – Muscat Rotations.

Airbus A380-861 MSN164, Emirates A6-EOB, operated a Dubai World Central – Muscat rotation this morning with both flights operating as EK2680, then a second rotation this afternoon with both flights operating as EK2681. These appear to have been for training purposes.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI Returns from Los Angeles.

Following its overnight delay, Airbus A380-842 MSN055, QANTAS VH-OQI, departed Los Angeles this morning operating yesterday’s delayed QF12 Los Angeles – Sydney as QF12D.

Emirates A380 A6-EOB Operates Dubai World Central – Muscat Rotations.

Airbus A380-861 MSN164, Emirates A6-EOB, operated a Dubai World Central – Muscat rotation this morning with both flights operating as EK2680, then a second rotation this afternoon with both flights operating as EK2681. These appear to have been for training purposes.

Lufthansa A380 D-AIMD Returns from Frankfurt Base.

Airbus A380-841 MSN048, Lufthansa D-AIMD, which has been receiving maintenance attention at Frankfurt since 30th April, positioned Frankfurt – Munich this morning as LH9923 then returned to service operating LH452 Munich – Los Angeles.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI Overnight Los Angeles Delay.

Airbus A380-842 MSN055, QANTAS VH-OQI, operated QF93 Melbourne – Los Angeles this morning, however its scheduled return to Australia as QF12 Los Angeles – Sydney has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical or a crew issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EOB Operates Dubai World Central – Muscat Rotations.

Airbus A380-861 MSN164, Emirates A6-EOB, operated a Dubai World Central – Muscat rotation this morning with both flights operating as EK2680, then a second rotation this afternoon with both flights operating as EK2681. These appear to have been for training purposes.