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.

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.

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.

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.

Emirates A380 A6-EVE Sao Paulo Guarulhos Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-842 MSN250, Emirates A6-EVE, arrived into Sao Paulo Guarulhos yesterday afternoon as EK261 from Dubai, however its scheduled return to Dubai as EK262 in the early hours of this morning was cancelled due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDM Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN042, Emirates A6-EDM, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 20th January – 18th February, Emirates A380 A6-EDM returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK408 Dubai – Melbourne.

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

Airbus A380-861 MSN207, Emirates A6-EOW, which has been in storage at Dubai World Central since 21st January, positioned Dubai World Central – Dubai this afternoon as EK2552. The aircraft then entered the Dubai maintenance facility.

Emirates A380 A6-EEP Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN138, Emirates A6-EEP, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 18th January – 17th February, returned to service this morning operating EK434 Dubai – Brisbane.

Emirates A380 A6-EOT Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN204, Emirates A6-EOT, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 16th January – 15th February, returned to service this afternoon operating EK143 Dubai – Madrid.

Emirates A380 A6-EEZ Positions to Dubai World Central Storage.

Airbus A380-861 MSN158, Emirates A6-EEZ, positioned Dubai – Dubai World Central for storage early this afternoon as EK2551. The aircraft had been under maintenance at Dubai since 8th February following a technical issue in Munich on 5th February.

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

Airbus A380-861 MSN086, Emirates A6-EDS, which has been in storage at Dubai World Central since 15th January, positioned Dubai World Central – Dubai this afternoon as EK2554 and immediately entered the Dubai maintenance facility.

Emirates A380 A6-EDD Returns from Barcelona.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 8th February, Airbus A380-861 MSN020, Emirates A6-EDD positioned Barcelona – Dubai early this evening as EK2566.

Emirates A380 A6-EOF Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN171, Emirates A6-EOF, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 20th January having previously been in storage at Dubai World Central since 23rd December 2018, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK316 Dubai – Osaka Kansai.

Emirates A380 A6-EDE Enters Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN017, Emirates A6-EDE, entered the Dubai maintenance facility in the early hours of this morning after arriving late last night as EK98 from Rome Fiumicino.

Emirates A380 A6-EDL Continues from Manchester.

Following its diversion yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN046, Emirates A6-EDL, departed Manchester this afternoon continuing yesterday’s delayed EK15 Dubai – London Gatwick, routing Manchester – London Gatwick. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EK16 London Gatwick – Dubai.

Etihad A380 A6-API Continues from Colombo.

Following its diversion yesterday morning, Airbus A380-861 MSN233, Etihad A6-API, departed Colombo in the early hours of this morning continuing the diverted EY454 Abu Dhabi – Sydney of 7th February, routing Colombo – Sydney as EY454A. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EY455 Sydney – Abu Dhabi as EY455A.

Emirates A380 A6-EEZ Returns from Munich.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 5th February, Airbus A380-861 MSN158, Emirates A6-EEZ, positioned Munich – Dubai this evening as EK2560 and immediately entered the Dubai maintenance facility.

Emirates A380 A6-EES Returns from Zurich.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN140, Emirates A6-EES, departed Zurich this evening operating yesterday’s delayed EK86 Zurich – Dubai as EK86D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEE Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN112, Emirates A6-EEE, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 3rd December 2018, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK7 Dubai – London Heathrow.

Emirates A380 A6-EOP Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN200, Emirates A6-EOP, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 15th January – 5th February, returned to service this morning operating EK308 Dubai – Beijing Capital.

Emirates A380 A6-EON Continues from Dusseldorf.

Following its diversion yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN188, Emirates A6-EON, departed Dusseldorf this afternoon continuing yesterday’s diverted EK61 Dubai – Hamburg, routing Dusseldorf – Hamburg as EK61D. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EK62 Hamburg – Dubai as EK62D.

Emirates A380 A6-EVJ First Flight.

Airbus A380-842 MSN269, Emirates A6-EVJ, made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWSA and positioned to Finkenwerder for cabin outfitting.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Emirates A380 A6-EUB EK148 Milan Malpensa Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN213, Emirates A6-EUB, operating EK148 Amsterdam – Dubai diverted via Milan Malpensa this afternoon to accommodate passengers from today’s EK206 Milan Malpensa – Dubai sector which will operate tomorrow due to the late running of the inbound EK206 sector from New York JFK.

Emirates A380 A6-EDT Continues from Milan Malpensa.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN090, Emirates A6-EDT, departed Milan Malpensa this morning operating yesterday’s delayed EK205 Milan Malpensa – New York JFK sector. The aircraft then turned around to operate yesterday’s delayed EK206 New York JFK – Milan Malpensa sector.

Emirates A380 A6-EDT EK205 Milan Malpensa Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN090, Emirates A6-EDT operated the Dubai – Milan Malpensa sector of EK205 Dubai – Milan Malpensa – New York JFK this morning, however the onward sector to New York JFK has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EOE Returns from Barcelona.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN169, Emirates A6-EOE, departed Barcelona early this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK188 Barcelona – Dubai as EK188D.

Emirates A380 A6-EOT Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN204, Emirates A6-EOT, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 15th December, returned to service this morning operating EK205 Dubai – Milan Malpensa – New York JFK.

Emirates A380 A6-EEM Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN134, Emirates A6-EEM, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 13th November – 23rd December, returned to service this morning operating EK55 Dubai – Dusseldorf.

Emirates A380 A6-EUY Returns from London Heathrow.

Following its diversion yesterday, Airbus A380-842 MSN242, Emirates A6-EUY departed London Heathrow late this evening operating yesterday’s delayed EK12 London Gatwick – Dubai as a London Heathrow – Dubai service EK12D.

Emirates A380 A6-EUW EK9 London Heathrow Diversion.

Airbus A380-842 MSN240, Emirates A6-EUW, operating EK9 Dubai – London Gatwick diverted to London Heathrow this evening due to a temporary closure at London Gatwick due to suspected drone activity. The aircraft later positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick using callsign UAE7TR.

Emirates A380 A6-EUI Returns from Manchester.

Following its diversion yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN221, Emirates A6-EUI departed Manchester this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK10 London Gatwick – Dubai as a Manchester – Dubai service EK10D.

Emirates A380 A6-EVF Returns from Birmingham.

Following its diversion yesterday, Airbus A380-842 MSN252, Emirates A6-EVF, departed Birmingham early this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK16 London Gatwick – Dubai as a Birmingham – Dubai service EK16D.

Emirates A380 A6-EUI EK9 Manchester Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN221, Emirates A6-EUI, operating EK9 Dubai – London Gatwick diverted to Manchester this evening due to London Gatwick being closed owing to drone activity around the airfield.

Emirates A380 A6-EVF EK15 Birmingham Diversion.

Airbus A380-842 MSN252, Emirates A6-EVF, operating EK15 Dubai – London Gatwick diverted to Birmingham this morning due to London Gatwick being closed owing to drone activity around the airfield.

Emirates A380 A6-EUV Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-842 MSN239, Emirates A6-EUV, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 13th December, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK231 Dubai – Washington Dulles.

Emirates A380 A6-EOE Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN169, Emirates A6-EOE, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 23rd November, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK241 Dubai – Toronto.

Emirates A380 A6-EVH Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN257, Emirates A6-EVH 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 109 aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EEM Dubai World Central Circuit.

Airbus A380-861 MSN134, Emirates A6-EEM, which has been in storage at Dubai World Central since 13th November, undertook a brief Dubai World Central – Dubai World Central circuit as EK2551 early this afternoon reaching a maximum altitude of 1,500ft. It is not clear if this was intended as a test circuit or was intended as a return to Dubai which encountered a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDZ Returns from Jeddah.

Airbus A380-861 MSN107, Emirates A6-EDZ, which has been at Jeddah since encountering a technical issue on 2nd December, positioned Jeddah – Dubai early this morning as EK2542 then returned to service this afternoon operating EK51 Dubai – Munich.

Emirates A380 A6-EVF Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN252, Emirates A6-EVF, 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 108 aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EOP Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN200, Emirates A6-EOP, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 4th November – 1st December, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK376 Dubai – Bangkok.

Emirates A380 A6-EUB Jeddah Rescue Mission.

Following the Emirates A380 technical issue at Jeddah yesterday evening, Airbus A380-861 MSN213, Emirates A6-EUB, positioned Dubai – Jeddah as EK2541 in the early hours of this morning in order to operate yesterday’s delayed EK804 Jeddah – Dubai as EK804D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDZ Jeddah Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN107, Emirates A6-EDZ, operated EK803 Dubai – Jeddah this afternoon, however it was unable to operate the return EK804 this evening due to a technical issue. The flight has been delayed overnight.

Emirates A380 A6-EOG Positions for Round UAE Formation Flight.

Airbus A380-861 MSN172, Emirates A6-EOG, positioned Dubai – Dubai World Central as EK2551 this morning in order to operate a Dubai World Central – Dubai flight around the UAE as EK2552 in formation with three other commercial and seven military aircraft to celebrate the 47th Anniversary of the UAE.

Emirates A380 A6-EUC Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN216, Emirates A6-EUC, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 11th – 30th November, returned to service this morning operating EK55 Dubai – Dusseldorf.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Emirates A380 A6-EOB Enters Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN164, Emirates A6-EOB, entered the Dubai maintenance facility in the early hours of this morning after arriving as EK46 from Frankfurt late last night.

Emirates A380 A6-EED Returns from Frankfurt.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 25th October, Airbus A380-861 MSN111, Emirates A6-EED, positioned Frankfurt – Dubai early this afternoon as EK2554.

Emirates A380 A6-EED Frankfurt Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN111, Emirates A6-EED, operated EK47 Dubai – Frankfurt this afternoon, however the return EK48 went back to the stand at Frankfurt and was subsequently delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EUK Frankfurt Rescue Mission.

Following the Emirates A380 technical issue at Frankfurt yesterday evening, Airbus A380-961 MSN223, Emirates A6-EUK, positioned Dubai – Frankfurt as EK2553 early this afternoon in order to operate yesterday’s delayed EK48 Frankfurt – Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EUF Returns from Houston.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 23rd October, Airbus A380-861 MSN218, Emirates A6-EUF, positioned Houston – Dubai this morning as EK2698.

Emirates A380 A6-EDZ Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN107, Emirates A6-EDZ, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 30th August, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK21 Dubai – Manchester.

Emirates A380 A6-EUL EK212 Copenhagen Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN224, Emirates A6-EUL, operating EK212 Houston – Dubai (depart Houston 20th October) diverted via Copenhagen this afternoon due to a medical emergency on board.

Emirates A380 A6-EEP Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN138, Emirates A6-EEP, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 16th September – 16th October, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK414 Dubai – Sydney.

Emirates A380 A6-EOV Returns from Zurich.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN206, Emirates A6-EOV, departed Zurich this morning operating yesterday’s delayed EK88 Zurich – Dubai as EK88D.

Emirates A380 A6-EOV Zurich Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN206, Emirates A6-EOV, operated EK87 Dubai – Zurich this morning, however the return EK88 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EEF EK48 Frankfurt Technical Issue.

AIrbus A380-861 MSN113, Emirates A6-EEF, preparing to operate EK48 Frankfurt – Dubai returned to the stand at Frankfurt late this evening due to a technical issue. The flight was subsequently cancelled.

Emirates A380 A6-EUN EK37 Vienna Diversion.

Airbus A380-842 MSN226, Emirates A6-EUN, operating EK37 Dubai – Birmingham diverted via Vienna this evening. This appears to be due to a medical emergency on board but this is not confirmed.

Emirates A380 A6-EOS Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN203, Emirates A6-EOS, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 4th September – 1st October, returned to service this morning operating EK304 Dubai – Shanghai Pudong.

Emirates A380 A6-EUV Operates Dubai – Accra Rotation.

Airbus A380-842 MSN239, Emirates A6-EUV, operated the EK787/EK788 Dubai – Accra rotation this morning in place of the usual Boeing 777-300ER to mark the opening of the new Terminal 3 at Accra airport. The continuing EK787/EK788 Accra – Abidjan rotation was not scheduled today.

Emirates A380 A6-EUW Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN240, Emirates A6-EUW, was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening using callsign UAE5GT. The aircraft is in 14F/76J/426Y configuration and wears standard Emirates livery. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 105 aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EOU EK205 Philadelphia Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN205, Emirates A6-EOU, operating the Milan Malpensa – Dubai sector of EK205 Dubai – Milan Malpensa – New York JFK diverted via Philadelphia this evening due to weather at New York JFK.

Emirates A380 A6-EUF Quarantined at New York JFK.

Airbus A380-861 MSN218, Emirates A6-EUF, was quarantined at New York JFK this morning after arriving as EK203 from Dubai after multiple passengers became ill on board. The return EK204 was able to operate with a five and a half hour delay.

Emirates A380 A6-EUX EK385 Pattaya U-Tapao Diversion.

Airbus A380-842 MSN241, Emirates A6-EUX, operating the Hong Kong – Bangkok sector of EK385 Hong Kong – Bangkok – Dubai (depart Hong Kong 31st August) diverted via Pattaya U-Tapao in the early hours of this morning due to weather at Bangkok.

Emirates A380 A6-EOV Dubai World Central Test Flight.

Airbus A380-861 MSN206, Emirates A6-EOV, which has been in storage at Dubai World Central since 31st July, undertook a Dubai World Central – Dubai World Central test flight early this afternoon.

Emirates A380 A6-EOW Returns from Frankfurt.

Following its overnight delay, Airbus A380-861 MSN207, Emirates A6-EOW departed Frankfurt late this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK48 Frankfurt – Dubai as EK48D.

Emirates A380 A6-EOW Overnight Frankfurt Delay.

Airbus A380-861 MSN207, Emirates A6-EOW, operated EK47 Dubai – Frankfurt this afternoon, however the return EK48 has been delayed overnight. This is cited as an operational rather than a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDC Returns from Perth.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 1st August, Airbus A380-861 MSN016, Emirates A6-EDC, departed Perth in the early hours of this morning operating the delayed EK421 Perth – Dubai of 1st August.

Emirates A380 A6-EDB Tokyo Narita Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN013, Emirates A6-EDB, operated EK318 Dubai – Tokyo Narita in the early hours of this morning, however the return EK319 returned to the stand at Tokyo Narita due to a technical issue and was subsequently delayed at least overnight.

Emirates A380 A6-EDB Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN013, Emirates A6-EDB, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 9th July, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK318 Dubai – Tokyo Narita.

Emirates A380 A6-EDC Perth Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN016, Emirates A6-EDC, operated EK420 Dubai – Perth in the early hours of this morning, however the return EK421 returned to the stand at Perth and has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EUY EK152 Athens Medical Diversion.

Airbus A380-842 MSN242, Emirates A6-EUY, operating EK152 Copenhagen – Dubai diverted to Athens this evening due to a medical emergency on board. The aircraft continued Athens – Dubai as EK152D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDF Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN007, Emirates A6-EDF, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 3rd – 31st July, returned to service this morning operating EK763 Dubai – Johannesburg.

Emirates A380 A6-EVH First Flight.

Airbus A380-842 MSN257, Emirates A6-EVH, made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWAX and positioned to Finkenwerder.

Emirates A380 A6-EOS Shanghai Pudong Weather Delay.

Airbus A380-861 MSN203, Emirates A6-EOS, arrived into Shanghai Pudong last night as EK304 from Dubai, however its scheduled return to Dubai as EK305 in the early hours of this morning was delayed by 12 hours due to weather conditions and operated early this evening as EK306D.

Emirates A380 A6-EUT Boston Rescue Mission.

Following an Emirates Boeing 777-300ER technical diversion to Goose Bay yesterday and the use of a second Emirates Boeing 777-300ER from Boston to collect the passengers, Airbus A380-842 MSN236, Emirates A6-EUT, positioned Sao Paulo – Boston in the early hours of this morning as EK2568. 

Emirates A380 A6-EOX EK16 Kuwait Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN208, Emirates A6-EOX, operating EK16 London Gatwick – Dubai (depart London Gatwick 17th July) with a six hour delay diverted via Kuwait in the early hours of this morning due to crew not having sufficient hours to reach Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EUT Sao Paulo Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-842 MSN236, Emirates A6-EUT, arrived into Sao Paulo Guarulhos yesterday afternoon as EK261 from Dubai, however its scheduled return to Dubai as EK262 in the early hours of this morning was cancelled due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDV Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN101, Emirates A6-EDV, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 30th June having previously been in storage at Dubai World Central since 7th June, returned to service this afternoon operating EK149 Dubai – Amsterdam.

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

Airbus A380-861 MSN112, Emirates A6-EEE, which has been in storage at Dubai World Central since 30th June, positioned Dubai World Central – Dubai early this morning as EK2552, then returned to service this afternoon operating EK3 Dubai – London Heathrow.

Emirates A380 A6-EDK Enters Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN030, Emirates A6-EDK, entered the Dubai maintenance facility in the early hours of this morning after arriving as EK148 from Amsterdam late last night.

Emirates A380 A6-EEG Dubai Test Flight.

Following its technical return to Dubai on 7th July, Airbus A380-861 MSN116, Emirates A6-EEG, undertook a Dubai – Dubai test flight this afternoon as EK2551.

Emirates A380 A6-EDB Enters Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN013, Emirates A6-EDB, entered the Dubai maintenance facility in the early hours of this morning after arriving as EK96 from Rome Fiumicino late last night.

Emirates A380 A6-EOV Enters Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN206, Emirates A6-EOV, entered the Dubai maintenance facility in the early hours of this morning after arriving late last night as EK98 from Rome Fiumicino.

Emirates A380 A6-EOQ Operates Islamabad Extra.

Airbus A380-861 MSN201, Emirates A6-EOQ, operated an additional Dubai – Islamabad rotation this morning as EK2524/EK2525. This was the first ever A380 to visit Pakistan.

Emirates A380 A6-EEG EK404 Dubai Technical Return.

Airbus A380-861 MSN116, Emirates A6-EEG, operating EK404 Dubai – Sydney stopped the climb at 10,000 ft in the early hours of this morning due to a technical issue, entered a hold to burn fuel then returned to Dubai for a safe landing.

Emirates A380 A6-EEY Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN157, Emirates A6-EEY, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 4th June – 1st July, returned to service this morning operating EK308 Dubai – Beijing Capital.

Emirates A380 A6-EUU Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN238, Emirates A6-EUU, was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this afternoon using callsign UAE5GT. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 104 aircraft. The aircraft is in 14F/76J/426Y configuration.

Emirates A380 A6-EUV Operates Muscat Rotation.

Airbus A380-842 MSN239, Emirates A6-EUV, operated the EK862/EK863 Dubai – Muscat rotation this morning in place of the usual Boeing 777-300ER in celebration of 25 years of Emirates service on the route.

Emirates A380 A6-EEZ Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN158, Emirates A6-EEZ, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 30th April until 1st June, and has been under maintenance at Dubai since 1st June, returned to service this morning operating EK304 Dubai – Shanghai Pudong.

Emirates A380 A6-EED Beijing Capital Flight Switch.

Airbus A380-861 MSN111, Emirates A6-EED, operated EK306 Dubai – Beijing Capital early this morning, then turned around to operate this morning’s delayed EK307 Beijing Capital – Dubai late tonight as EK307D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDI EK16 London Heathrow Technical Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN028, Emirates A6-EDI, operating EK16 London Gatwick – Dubai was unable to retract the landing gear on departure, tracked to a brief hold close to Dover at 9,000ft then diverted to London Heathrow for a safe landing.

Emirates A380 A6-EOV Returns from Munich.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 12th June, Airbus A380-861 MSN206, Emirates A6-EOV, positioned Munich – Dubai this morning as EK2554.

Emirates A380 A6-EDG Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN023, Emirates A6-EDG, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 7th May – 8th June, returned to service this morning operating EK380 Dubai – Hong Kong.

Emirates A380 A6-EDL Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN046, Emirates A6-EDL, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 2nd May – 3rd June, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK354 Dubai – Singapore.

Emirates A380 A6-EEJ Returns to Service.

Airbus A380-861 MSN127, Emirates A6-EEJ, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 4th May – 31st May, returned to service this afternoon operating EK149 Dubai – Amsterdam.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Emirates A380 A6-EDS Mauritius Flight Switch.

Airbus A380-861 MSN086, Emirates A6-EDS, operated EK701 Dubai – Mauritius this morning then turned around to operate yesterday’s delayed EK702 Mauritius – Dubai as EK702D.

Emirates A380 A6-EUB Mauritius Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN213, Emirates A6-EUB, operated EK701 Dubai – Mauritius this morning, however the return EK702 returned to the gate at Mauritius and was subsequently delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EVA Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN167, Emirates A6-EVA, was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening as UAE5GT. The aircraft in in 58J/557Y configuration, wears standard Emirates livery and brings the A380 fleet up to 103 aircraft. This aircraft was originally ordered by Skymark Airlines of Japan.

Emirates A380 A6-EOU Mauritius Flight Switch.

Airbus A380-861 MSN205, Emirates A6-EOU, operated EK701 Dubai – Mauritius this morning, then turned around to operate yesterday’s delayed EK702 Mauritius – Dubai as EK702D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEM Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN134, Emirates A6-EEM, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 19th April, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK231 Dubai – Washington Dulles.

Emirates A380 A6-EOW EK701 Dar Es Salaam Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN207, Emirates A6-EOW, operating EK701 Dubai – Mauritius diverted to Dar Es Salaam early this afternoon due to weather at Mauritius. Passengers have been accommodated overnight.

Emirates A380 A6-EEF EK203 Copenhagen Medical Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN113, Emirates A6-EEF, operating EK203 Dubai – New York JFK diverted via Copenhagen this morning due to a medical emergency on board. The aircraft originally attempted to divert to Oslo but was overweight.

Emirates A380 A6-EDV Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN101, Emirates A6-EDV, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 6th April, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK302 Dubai – Shanghai Pudong.

Emirates A380 A6-EDD Returns from Bangkok.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861, Emirates A6-EDD, positioned Bangkok – Dubai in the early hours of this morning as EK2510.

Emirates A380 A6-EDD Bangkok Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN020, Emirates A6-EDD, arrived into Bangkok in the early hours of this morning as EK419 from Sydney (depart Sydney 14th April), however the onward sector to Dubai was cancelled due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDB Sydney Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN013, Emirates A6-EDB, overnighted at Sydney after arriving as EK414 from Sydney yesterday, however its scheduled return to Dubai as EK415 early this morning was cancelled due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EEQ Returns from Amsterdam.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN141, Emirates A6-EEQ, departed Amsterdam early this evening operating yesterday’s delayed EK150 Amsterdam – Dubai as EK150D.

Emirates A380 A6-EOG EK91 Zurich Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN172, Emirates A6-EOG, operating EK91 Dubai – Milan Malpensa diverted to Zurich this evening due to weather at Milan Malpensa. The aircraft later continued Zurich – Milan Malpensa as EK91D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDH EK381 Hong Kong Technical Return.

Airbus A380-861 MSN025, Emirates A6-EDH, operating EK381 Hong Kong – Dubai stopped the climb at 18,000 ft in the early hours of this morning due to a technical issue and returned to Hong Kong for a safe landing. The aircraft departed again late tonight operating the service as EK381D.

Emirates A380 A6-EOJ Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN182, Emirates A6-EOJ, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 16th March, returned to service this afternoon operating EK51 Dubai – Munich. The aircraft has been fitted with green Expo 2020 decals.

Emirates A380 A6-EEW Enters Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN153, Emirates A6-EEW, entered the Dubai maintenance facility in the early hours of this morning after arriving as EK98 from Rome Fiumicino late last night.

Emirates A380 A6-EET Milan Malpensa Turnaround.

Airbus A380-861 MSN142, Emirates A6-EET, operated the Dubai – Milan Malpensa sector of EK205 Dubai – Milan Malpensa – New York JFK this morning, however the onward sector to New York JFK was cancelled due to weather and the aircraft turned around to operate today’s scheduled EK206 Milan Malpensa – Dubai sector due to the inbound aircraft encountering a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDO Milan Malpensa Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN057, Emirates A6-EDO, arrived into Milan Malpensa this morning as EK206 from New York JFK (depart New York JFK 20th March), however it was unable to operate the onward sector to Dubai due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDN Returns from Milan Malpensa.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN056, Emirates A6-EDN, departed Milan Malpensa early this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK206 Milan Malpensa – Dubai sector as EK206D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDN Milan Malpensa Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN056, Emirates A6-EDN, arrived into Milan Malpensa this morning as EK206 from New York JFK (depart New York JFK 17th March), however the onward sector to Dubai has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EUR Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN232, Emirates A6-EUR, was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening using callsign UAE5GT. The aircraft is in 14F/76J/426Y configuration and wears standard Emirates livery. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 102 aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EOQ EK372 Hyderabad Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN201, Emirates A6-EOQ, operating EK372 Dubai – Bangkok diverted via Hyderabad this afternoon. The diversion is understood to have been medical but has not officially been listed as such.

Emirates A380 A6-EVC First Flight.

Airbus A380-842 MSN248, Emirates A6-EVC, made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWSK. Unusually this aircraft is already fully painted except for titles.

Emirates A380 A6-EUQ Takes Over EK19.

Following the earlier technical return of EK19 Dubai – Manchester to Dubai, the delayed service was subsequently operated by Airbus A380-842 MSN229, Emirates A6-EUQ. The return EK20 operated after midnight as EK20D.

Emirates A380 A6-EUN EK19 Dubai Technical Return.

Airbus A380-842 MSN226, Emirates A6-EUN, operating EK19 Dubai – Manchester stopped the climb at 6,000 ft this afternoon due to a technical issue then returned immediately to Dubai for a safe landing.

Emirates A380 A6-EDO Returns from Auckland.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN057, Emirates A6-EDO, departed Auckland late tonight operating yesterday’s delayed EK435 Auckland – Brisbane – Dubai as a direct Auckland – Dubai sector EK435D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEP Returns from Auckland.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 4th March, Airbus A380-861 MSN138, Emirates A6-EEP, departed Auckland in the early hours of this morning operating the delayed EK435 Auckland – Brisbane – Dubai in the early hours of this morning as EK435D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDO Auckland Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN057, Emirates A6-EDO, arrived into Auckland this afternoon as EK434 from Dubai and Brisbane (depart Dubai 4th March), however the return EK435 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EEP Auckland Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN138, Emirates A6-EEP, arrived into Auckland this afternoon as EK434 from Dubai and Brisbane (depart Dubai 3rd March), however the return EK435 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EUB Returns from Birmingham.

Following its overnight weather delay, Airbus A380-861 MSN213, Emirates A6-EUB, departed Birmingham early this evening operating yesterday’s delayed EK38 Birmingham – Dubai as EK38D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDY Continues from Toronto.

Following its diversion yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN106, Emirates A6-EDY, departed Toronto this evening continuing yesterday’s diverted EK201 Dubai – New York JFK, routing Toronto – New York JFK using EK201 as its callsign. The aircraft then positioned New York JFK – Dubai as EK2692.

Emirates A380 A6-EDY EK201 Toronto Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN106, Emirates A6-EDY, operating EK201 Dubai – New York JFK diverted to Toronto this afternoon due to high winds at New York JFK. As a result EK206 New York JFK – Milan Malpensa has been cancelled.

Emirates A380 A6-EOH EK216 Al Ain Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN174, Emirates A6-EOH, operating EK216 Los Angeles – Dubai (depart Los Angeles 18th February) diverted via Al Ain this evening due to long hold times at Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EUE Returns from Jeddah.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN217, Emirates A6-EUE, positioned Jeddah – Dubai early this morning as EK2552.

Emirates A380 A6-EUE Jeddah Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN217, Emirates A6-EUE, operated EK805 Dubai – Jeddah this morning, however the return EK806 returned to the stand at Jeddah and was subsequently cancelled due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EUJ EK435 Sydney Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN222, Emirates A6-EUJ, operating the Auckland – Brisbane sector of EK435 Auckland – Brisbane – Dubai diverted via Sydney this evening due to weather at Brisbane.

Emirates A380 A6-EEF EK419 Dubai World Central Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN135, Emirates A6-EEF, operating the Bangkok – Dubai sector of EK419 Sydney – Bangkok – Dubai (depart Sydney 9th February),diverted via Dubai World Central this morning due to long hold times at Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EEG Sydney Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN116, Emirates A6-EEG, overnighted at Sydney after arriving as EK414 from Dubai yesterday, however its scheduled return to Dubai as EK415 early this morning was delayed overnight then subsequently cancelled due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDW EK4 Kuwait Medical Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN103, Emirates A6-EDW, operating EK4 London Heathrow – Dubai (depart London Heathrow 1st February) diverted via Kuwait this morning due to a medical emergency on board.

Emirates A380 A6-EDK Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN030, Emirates A6-EDK, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 8th January, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK346 Dubai – Kuala Lumpur.

Emirates A380 A6-EVB Positions to Finkenwerder.

Airbus A380-841 MSN162, Emirates A6-EVB, positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder today wearing test registration F-WWSL. This aircraft was originally intended for Skymark Airlines as JA380A and has been in storage at Toulouse since 4th July 2014.

Emirates A380 A6-EDZ Overnight Tokyo Narita Delay.

Airbus A380-861 MSN107, Emirates A6-EDZ, operated EK318 Dubai – Tokyo Narita this morning, however the return EK319 has been cancelled and the aircraft will remain at Tokyo Narita at least overnight due to weather at Tokyo Narita.

Emirates A380 A6-EUV Returns from Sao Paulo.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 16th January, Airbus A380-842 MSN239, Emirates A6-EUV, positioned Sao Paulo Guarulhos – Dubai this morning as EK2568.

Emirates Signs for a Potential 36 More A380s.

Emirates this morning announced that it had signed a Memorandum of Understanding for an order for an additional 20 Airbus A380s with options on a further sixteen. Deliveries will commence on 2020.

Emirates A380 A6-EOF Sao Paulo Rescue Mission.

Following the A380 technical issue at Sao Paulo in the early hours of this morning, Airbus A380-861 MSN171, Emirates A6-EOF, positioned Dubai – Sao Paulo  Guarulhos as EK2567 late this afternoon in order to operate this morning’s delayed EK262 Sao Paulo Guarulhos – Dubai after midnight as EK262D.

Emirates A380 A6-EUV Sao Paulo Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-842 MSN239, Emirates A6-EUV, arrived into Sao Paulo Guarulhos yesterday evening as EK261 from Dubai, however it was unable to operate this morning’s return EK262 due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EOF Returns from Melbourne.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 4th January, Airbus A380-861 MSN171, Emirates A6-EOF, positioned Melbourne – Dubai in the early hours of this morning as EK2665.

Emirates A380 A6-EUI Continues from Dallas-Fort Worth.

Following its diversion on 4th January, Airbus A380-861 MSN221, Emirates A6-EUI, departed Dallas-Fort Worth early this afternoon continuing the diverted EK207 Dubai – New York JFK of 4th January, routing Dallas-Fort Worth – New York JFK as EK207D. The aircraft then operated today’s scheduled EK206 New York JFK – Milan Malpensa – Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EDZ Continues from Toronto.

Following its diversion on 4th January, Airbus A380-861 MSN107, Emirates A6-EDZ, departed Toronto in the early hours of this morning continuing the diverted EK205 Dubai – Milan Malpensa – New York JFK of 4th January, routing Toronto – New York JFK as EK205D. The aircraft then operated the delayed EK202 New York – Dubai of 4th January as EK202D.

Emirates A380 A6-EUK Departs Again for New York JFK.

Following its return to Dubai yesterday due to weather at New York JFK, Airbus A380-861 MSN223, Emirates A6-EUK, departed again in the early hours of this morning operating yesterday’s delayed EK203 Dubai – New York JFK as EK203D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEO Continues from Washington.

Following its diversion yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN136, Emirates A6-EEO, departed Washington this afternoon continuing yesterday’s diverted EK201 Dubai – New York JFK routing Washington – New York JFK as EK2550. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EK206 New York JFK – Milan Malpensa – Dubai just after midnight as EK206D.

Emirates A380 A6-EUA Operates Kuwait Extra.

Airbus A380-861 MSN211, Emirates A6-EUA, operated an additional Dubai – Kuwait sector this afternoon as EK2551 in connection with the Oman v UAE Arabian Gulf Cup Final, returning after midnight as EK2556.

Emirates A380 A6-EUK EK203 Dubai Weather Return.

Airbus A380-861 MSN223, Emirates A6-EUK, operating EK203 Dubai – New York JFK was around two hours into the flight to the south of Volgograd when it turned back to Dubai due to worsening weather at New York JFK.

Emirates A380 A6-EDZ EK205 Toronto Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN107, Emirates A6-EDZ, operating the Milan Malpensa – New York JFK of EK205 Dubai – Milan Malpensa – New York JFK diverted to Toronto this evening due to weather at New York JFK.

Emirates A380 A6-EEX Melbourne Flight Switch.

Airbus A380-861 MSN154, Emirates A6-EEX, arrived into Melbourne this morning as EK404 from Dubai (depart Dubai 3rd January), however instead of going to a remote stand until this evening’s return EK405, following the earlier A380 technical issue at Melbourne the aircraft instead operated today’s delayed EK406 Melbourne – Auckland and return EK407 Auckland – Melbourne sectors. The aircraft then operated the delayed EK405 Melbourne – Dubai. As a result today’s EK407 Melbourne – Dubai sector was cancelled.

Emirates A380 A6-EOF Melbourne Technical Issue.

Emirates A380-861 MSN171, Emirates A6-EOF, arrived into Melbourne this morning as EK406 from Dubai (depart Dubai 3rd January), however it was unable to operate the onward sector to Auckland due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EOE Operates Frankfurt EK43 A380 Inaugural.

Emirates switched operation of the EK43/EK44 Dubai – Frankfurt rotation from Boeing 777-300ER to A380 equipment today with Airbus A380-861 MSN169, Emirates A6-EOE, operating the inaugural A380 services. This gives Frankfurt 3 x daily A380 service.

Emirates A380 A6-EUN EK76 Abu Dhabi Diversion.

Airbus A380-842 MSN226, Emirates A6-EUN, operating EK76 Paris CDG – Dubai (depart Paris CDG 23rd December) diverted via Abu Dhabi this morning due to weather at Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EDE EK419 Dubai World Central.

Airbus A380-861 MSN017, Emirates A6-EDE, operating the Bangkok – Dubai sector of EK419 Sydney – Bangkok – Dubai (depart Sydney 23rd December) diverted via Dubai World Central early this morning due to weather at Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EDJ EK86 Kuwait Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN009, Emirates A6-EDJ, operating EK86 Zurich – Dubai (depart Zurich 23rd December) diverted via Kuwait this morning due to weather at Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EUQ EK38 Kuwait Diversion.

Airbus A380-842 MSN229, Emirates A6-EUQ, operating EK38 Birmingham – Dubai (depart Birmingham 23rd December) diverted via Kuwait this morning due to weather at Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EOL EK449 Colombo Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN186, Emirates A6-EOL, operating EK449 Auckland – Dubai (depart Auckland 23rd December) diverted via Colombo in the early hours of this morning due to weather at Dubai.

Emirates A30 A6-EEA EK16 Muscat and Dubai World Central Diversions.

Airbus A380-861 MSN108, Emirates A6-EEA, operating EK16 London Gatwick – Dubai (depart London Gatwick 23rd December) diverted to Muscat in the early hours of this morning due to weather at Dubai. The aircraft then departed Muscat for Dubai but diverted via Dubai World Central due to continued bad weather.

Emirates A380 A6-EUV Positions for London Gatwick – Dubai Extra.

Airbus A380-842 MSN239, Emirates A6-EUV, which overnighted at Madrid after arriving as a charter from Abu Dhabi yesterday, positioned Madrid – London Gatwick this afternoon as EK2516 in order to operate an additional London Gatwick – Dubai sector as EK2552.

Emirates A380 A6-EUT Takes Over EK261.

Following the earlier technical return of EK261 Dubai – Sao Paulo to Dubai, the delayed flight was subsequently operated with a six hour delay by Airbus A380-842 MSN236, Emirates A6-EUT.

Emirates A380 A6-EEQ Sydney Flight Switch.

Airbus A380-861 MSN141, Emirates A6-EEQ, arrived into Sydney this evening as EK414 from Dubai, however instead of overnighting and operating tomorrow’s return EK415, the aircraft instead operated today’s EK413 Sydney – Dubai sector just after midnight following the earlier diversion of the EK413 Christchurch – Sydney sector via Melbourne.

Emirates A380 A6-EUF EK413 Melbourne Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN218, Emirates A6-EUF operating the Christchurch – Sydney sector of EK413 Christchurch – Sydney – Dubai diverted via Melbourne this evening due to weather at Sydney. The aircraft will overnight at Sydney.

Emirates A380 A6-EOO Continues from Milan Malpensa.

Following its diversion yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN190, Emirates A6-EOO, departed Milan Malpensa this morning continuing yesterday’s diverted EK77 Dubai – Nice, routing Milan Malpensa – Nice as EK77D. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EK78 Nice – Dubai as EK78D.

Emirates A380 A6-EOX Continues from Manchester.

Following its diversion yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN208, Emirates A6-EOX, departed Manchester early this evening continuing yesterday’s diverted EK37 Dubai – Birmingham, routing Manchester – Birmingham as EK37D. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EK38 Birmingham – Dubai as EK38D.

Emirates A380 A6-EUY Continues from Manchester.

Following its diversion yesterday, Airbus A380-842 MSN242, Emirates A6-EUY, departed Manchester this morning continuing yesterday’s diverted EK39 Dubai – Birmingham, routing Manchester – Birmingham as EK39D. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EK40 Birmingham – Dubai as EK40D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEX Returns from Melbourne.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN154, Emirates A6-EEX, departed Melbourne early this evening operating yesterday’s delayed EK405 Melbourne – Singapore – Dubai as EK405D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEH Continues from Brisbane.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 8th December, Airbus A380-861 MSN119, Emirates A6-EEH, departed Brisbane early this morning operating the delayed EK435 Brisbane – Dubai sector as EK435D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEX Melbourne Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN154, Emirates A6-EEX, arrived into Melbourne this morning as EK404 from Dubai and Singapore (depart Dubai 8th December), however this evening’s return EK405 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EEH Brisbane Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN119, Emirates A6-EEH, operated the Auckland – Brisbane sector of EK435 Auckland – Brisbane – Dubai this afternoon, however the onward sector to Dubai has been delayed at least overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EUS Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN234, Emirates A6-EUS, was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening using callsign UAE5GT. The aircraft is in standard Emirates livery and brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 101 aircraft. The aircraft is in 14F/76J/426Y configuration.

Emirates A380 A6-EUA Returns from Dusseldorf.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 23rd November, Airbus A380-861 MSN211, Emirates A6-EUA, positioned Dusseldorf – Dubai early this afternoon as EK2554.

Emirates A380 A6-EOQ EK38 Vienna Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN201, Emirates A6-EOQ, operating EK38 Birmingham – Dubai (depart Birmingham 13th November) diverted via Vienna in the early hours of this morning.

Emirates A380 A6-EDF Enters Dubai Maintenance.

Emirates A380-861 MSN007, Emirates A6-EDF, entered the Dubai maintenance facility in the early hours of this morning after arriving as EK383 from Hong Kong late last night.

Emirates A380 A6-EUZ Dubai Air Show Flypast.

Airbus A380-842 MSN244, Emirates A6-EUZ, operated a Dubai – Dubai circuit as EK2592 early this afternoon circling to the south east of Dubai World Central before performing a flypast along runway 30 at Dubai World Central before returning to Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EDJ Continues from Kuala Lumpur.

Following its diversion yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN009, Emirates A6-EDJ, departed Kuala Lumpur this morning continuing yesterday’s diverted EK354 Dubai – Singapore, routing Kuala Lumpur – Singapore using EK354 as its callsign. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EK355 Singapore – Dubai as EK355D.

Emirates A380 A6-EUV Makes Delivery Flight.

Airbus A380-842  MSN239, Emirates A6-EUV, which was formally delivered on 3rd November, made its Finkenwerder – Dubai delivery flight this evening using callsign UAE5GT.

Emirates A380 A6-EUV Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN239, Emirates A6-EUV, was formally accepted at Finkenwerder this morning and becomes the 100th A380 in the Emirates fleet. The aircraft wears special decals as the 100th A380 in the fleet and for the 2018 Year of Zayed.

Emirates A380 A6-EOJ Singapore Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN182, Emirates A6-EOJ, operated the Melbourne – Singapore sector of EK405 Melbourne – Singapore – Dubai this evening, however the onward sector to Dubai was cancelled due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EUT Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN236, Emirates A6-EUT, was delivered Finkenwerder Dubai this afternoon using callsign UAE5GT. This brings the A380 fleet up to 99 aircraft.  The aircraft is in 14F/76J/426Y configuration and wears standard Emirates livery.

Emirates A380 A6-EOE Returns from Beijing as EK8307.

Airbus A380-861 MSN169, Emirates A6-EOE, operated EK307 Beijing Capital – Dubai as EK8307 in the early hours of this morning in order to avoid having two EK307 services operating today following a slight timetable change to this service.

Emirates A380 A6-EOP Returns from Shanghai as EK8303.

Airbus A380-861 MSN200, Emirates A6-EOP, operated EK303 Shanghai Pudong – Dubai as EK8303 in the early hours of this morning in order to avoid having two EK303 service operating today following a slight timetable change to this service.

Emirates A380 A6-EDG Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN023, Emirates A6-EDG, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 16th October, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK366 Dubai – Taipei Taoyuan.

Emirates A380 A6-EEV Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN150, Emirates A6-EEV, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 17th October, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK203 Dubai – New York JFK.

Emirates A380 A6-EUO Returns from Kuala Lumpur.

Following its overnight delay, Airbus A380-842 MSN227, Emirates A6-EUO, departed Kuala Lumpur in the early hours of this morning operating yesterday’s delayed EK343 Kuala Lumpur – Dubai as EK343D.

Emirates A380 A6-EUO Overnight Kuala Lumpur Delay.

Airbus A380-842 MSN227, Emirates A6-EUO, arrived into Kuala Lumpur yesterday evening as EK342 from Dubai, however its scheduled return to Dubai as EK343 in the early hours of this morning has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical or a crew issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EVA First Flight.

Airbus A380-842 MSN167, Emirates A6-EVA, made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWSN and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder. This aircraft was originally destined for Skymark Airlines of Japan.

Emirates A380 A6-EDD Returns from Barcelona.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 12th October, Airbus A380-861 MSN020, Emirates A6-EDD, positioned Barcelona – Dubai late this morning as EK2566.

Emirates A380 A6-EEY Barcelona Rescue Mission.

Following the Emirates A380 technical issue at Barcelona yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN157, Emirates A6-EEY, positioned Dubai – Barcelona this afternoon as EK2565 in order to operate yesterday’s delayed EK188 Barcelona – Dubai as EK188D.

Emirates A380 A6-EOG EK261 Rio de Janeiro Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN172, Emirates A6-EOG, operating EK261 Dubai – Sao Paulo diverted to Rio de Janeiro this afternoon due to weather at Sao Paulo. This is the first Emirates A380 at Rio de Janeiro.

Emirates A380 A6-EEQ Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN141, Emirates A6-EEQ, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 19th September, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK203 Dubai – New York JFK.

Emirates A380 A6-EDL Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN046, Emirates A6-EDL, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 18th September, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK701 Dubai – Mauritius.

Emirates A380 A6-EDK Returns from Barcelona.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN030, Emirates A6-EDK, departed Barcelona this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK186 Barcelona – Dubai as EK186D.

Emirates A380 A6-EUZ Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN244, Emirates A6-EUZ, was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this afternoon using callsign UAE5GT. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 98 aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EOQ Returns from Birmingham.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN201, Emirates A6-EOQ, departed Birmingham early this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK38 Birmingham – Dubai as EK38D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEI Manchester Mouse Cancellation.

Airbus A380-861 MSN123, Emirates A6-EEI, operated EK21 Dubai – Manchester in the early hours of this morning, however the return EK22 was cancelled after a mouse was spotted on board. The aircraft will require fumiga

Emirates A380 A6-EOQ Takes Over EK374.

Following the earlier technical return of EK374 Dubai – Bangkok (depart Dubai 21st September) to Dubai, the delayed service was subsequently operated this morning by Airbus A380-861 MSN201, Emirates A6-EOQ.

Emirates A380 A6-EUP EK374 Dubai Technical Return.

Airbus A380-842 MSN228, Emirates A6-EUP, operating EK374 Dubai – Bangkok (depart Dubai 21st September) was approaching Chhindwara at 35,000ft in the early hours of this morning when it turned back to Dubai for a safe landing following a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EEQ Enters Dubai Maintenance.

Airbus A380-861 MSN141, Emirates A6-EEQ, entered the Dubai maintenance facility in the early hours of this morning after arriving late last night as EK98 from Rome Fiumicino.

Emirates A380 A6-EET Singapore Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN142, Emirates A6-EET, operated EK354 Dubai – Singapore in the early hours of this morning, however the return EK355 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDO EK406 Adelaide Medical Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN057, Emirates A6-EDO, operating the Dubai – Melbourne sector of EK406 Dubai – Melbourne – Auckland (depart Dubai 8th September) diverted via Adelaide early this morning due to a medical emergency on board. The complete routing was therefore Dubai – Adelaide – Melbourne – Auckland.

Emirates A380 A6-EEY Operates EK143 Madrid A380 Inaugural.

Emirates switched operation of the EK143/EK144 Dubai – Madrid rotation from Boeing 777-300ER to A380 operation today with Airbus A380-861 MSN157, Emirates A6-EEY operating the inaugural A380 services. This gives Madrid double daily Emirates A380 service.

QANTAS Sydney – London Heathrow Service to Return to Singapore Stopover.

QANTAS today announced that the QF1/QF2 Sydney – London Heathrow service will amend its stopover from Dubai to Singapore from 25th March 2018. The Sydney – Singapore sectors will replace the current QF5/QF6 Sydney – Singapore A330 service. QANTAS will retain codeshares on Emirates services between Australian ports and Dubai and beyond Dubai across the Emirates network to Europe but there will no longer be any QANTAS operated services to Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EUY Delivered.

Airbus A380-842 MSN 242, Emirates A6-EUY was delivered Finkenwerder Dubai this evening using callsign UAE5GT. The aircraft is in 58J/557Y configuration. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 97 aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EOM Returns from Sydney.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN187, Emirates A6-EOM, departed Sydney late this morning operating yesterday’s delayed EK415 Sydney – Dubai as EK415D.

Emirates A380 A6-EOM Sydney Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN187, Emirates A6-EOM, overnighted at Sydney after arriving as EK414 from Dubai yesterday, however it was unable to operate EK415 Sydney – Dubai early this morning due to a technical issue. The flight has been delayed overnight.

Emirates A380 A6-EEN Returns from Mauritius.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 25th August, Airbus A380-861 MSN135, Emirates A6-EEN, positioned Mauritius – Dubai as EK2606 early this morning.  The aircraft then entered the Dubai maintenance facility.

Emirates A380 A6-EER Mauritius Flight Switch.

Airbus A380-861 MSN139, Emirates A6-EER, operated EK701 Dubai – Mauritius this morning, however instead of turning around to operate EK702 Mauritius – Dubai, instead following the A380 technical issue and flight switches at Mauritius yesterday, the aircraft operated yesterday’s delayed EK704 Mauritius – Dubai as EK704D.

Emirates A380 A6-EOW Mauritius Flight Switch.

Airbus A380-861 MSN207, Emirates A6-EOW operated EK703 Dubai – Mauritius this morning, then following the earlier A380 technical issue at Mauritius the aircraft turned around to operate EK702 Mauritius – Dubai instead of EK704 Mauritius – Dubai as scheduled. EK704 has been delayed overnight.

Emirates A380 A6-EDB Melbourne Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN013, Emirates A6-EDB, arrived into Melbourne this morning as EK406 from Dubai (depart Dubai 23rd August), however the onward sector to Auckland was cancelled due to a technical issue. As a result EK407 Auckland – Melbourne sector was also cancelled, however the aircraft was able to return to service late at night operating the delayed EK407 Melbourne – Dubai sector.

Emirates A380 A6-EDL Returns from Bangkok.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN046, Emirates A6-EDL positioned Bangkok – Dubai early this afternoon as EK2549.

Emirates A380 A6-EDO Operates Delayed Bangkok Services.

Airbus A380-861 MSN057, Emirates A6-EDO, operated yesterday’s delayed EK385 Hong Kong – Bangkok sector early this morning using the regular EK385 callsign. On arrival into Bangkok the aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EK418 Bangkok – Sydney sector as EK418D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDK Bangkok Rescue Mission.

Following the earlier Emirates A380 technical issue at Bangkok, Airbus A380-861 MSN030, Emirates A6-EDK positioned Dubai – Bangkok as EK2547 late tonight and will return tomorrow morning operating the delayed Bangkok – Dubai sector of yesterday’s delayed EK385 Hong Kong – Bangkok – Dubai as EK385D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDO Bangkok Flight Switch.

Airbus A380-861 MSN057, Emirates A6-EDO, operated the Dubai – Bangkok sector of EK418 Dubai – Bangkok – Sydney this morning. However following the earlier Emirates A380 technical issue at Bangkok, the aircraft then operated the delayed EK384 Bangkok – Hong Kong sector.

Emirates A380 A6-EDL Bangkok Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN046, Emirates A6-EDL, operated the Dubai – Bangkok sector of EK384 Dubai – Bangkok – Hong Kong in the early hours of this morning. However it was unable to operate the onward sector to Hong Kong due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDL Returns from Zurich.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 2nd August, A380-841 MSN046, Emirates A6-EDL, positioned Zurich – Dubai this afternoon as EK2560.

 

 

Emirates A380 A6-EOD Zurich Rescue Mission.

Following the A380 technical issue at Zurich yesterday evening, A380-861 MSN168, Emirates A6-EOD, positioned Dubai – Zurich as EK2559 this morning in order to operate yesterday’s delayed EK86 Zurich – Dubai as EK86D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEB Returns from London Heathrow.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN109, Emirates A6-EEB, departed London Heathrow early this evening operating yesterday’s EK6 London Heathrow – Dubai as EK6D.

Emirates A380 A6-EUX Enters Service.

Airbus A380-841 MSN241, Emirates A6-EUX, entered service in the early hours of this morning operating EK346 Dubai – Kuala Lumpur.

Emirates A380 A6-EUX Delivered.

Airbus A380-841 MSN241, Emirates A6-EUX, was delivered Finkenwerder Dubai this evening using callsign UAE4DY. The aircraft is in 58J/557Y configuration. This brings the A380 fleet up to 96 aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EER Dusseldorf Rescue Mission.

Following the A380 technical issue at Dusseldorf yesterday, Emirates A380 A6-EER positioned Dubai – Dusseldorf late this morning as EK2553 in order to operate yesterday’s delayed EK58 Dusseldorf – Dubai as EK58D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDN Operates Final EK418 to Auckland.

Emirates will amend the EK418 Dubai – Bangkok – Sydney – Auckland service from tomorrow to operate as a Dubai – Bangkok – Sydney service only. Today’s final Dubai departure working through to Auckland was operated by A380 A6-EDN.

Emirates A380 A6-EEH Continues from Melbourne.

Following its diversion last night, Emirates A380 A6-EEH departed Melbourne early this evening continuing yesterday’s diverted EK435 Auckland – Brisbane – Dubai routing Melbourne – Brisbane – Dubai as EK435D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEH EK435 Melbourne Diversion.

Emirates A380 A6-EEH operating the Auckland – Brisbane sector of EK435 Auckland – Brisbane – Dubai diverted to Melbourne this evening due to weather at Brisbane. The aircraft will overnight at Melbourne.

Emirates A380 A6-EEA Continues from Shanghai Pudong.

Following its diversion yesterday, Emirates A380 A6-EEA departed Shanghai Pudong early this morning continuing yesterday’s delayed EK306 Dubai – Beijing routing Shanghai Pudong – Beijing as EK306D.

Emirates A380 A6-EUL Sydney Technical Issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EUL operated the Christchurch – Sydney sector of EK413 Christchurch – Sydney – Dubai this afternoon, however the onward sector to Dubai was cancelled due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EEP EK131 Helsinki Diversion.

Emirates A380 A6-EEP operating EK131 Dubai – Moscow Domodedovo diverted to Helsinki late tonight due to weather at Moscow. This is confirmed as the second Emirates A380 to visit Helsinki.

Emirates A380 A6-EED EK20 Al Ain Diversion.

Emirates A380 A6-EED operating EK20 Manchester – Dubai (depart Manchester 18th June) diverted via Al Ain early this morning due to long weather based hold times at Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EOY Returns from Taipei.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A380-861 MSN209, Emirates A6-EOY, departed Taipei tonight operating today’s scheduled EK367 Taipei – Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EOR Taipei Flight Switch.

Emirates A380 A6-EOR operated EK366 Dubai – Taipei this morning, then following the A380 technical issue at Taipei yesterday, turned around immediately to operate yesterday’s delayed EK367 Taipei – Dubai as EK367D.

Emirates A380 A6-EOY Taipei Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN209, Emirates A6-EOY, operated EK366 Dubai – Taipei this morning, however the return EK367 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDB Returns from Milan Malpensa.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 13th June, Airbus A380-861 MSN013, Emirates A6-EDB, positioned Milan Malpensa – Dubai in the early hours of this morning as EK2562.

Emirates A380 A6-EDU Milan Malpensa Rescue Mission.

Following the A380 technical issue at Milan Malpensa yesterday, Emirates A380 A6-EDU positioned Dubai – Milan Malpensa as EK2561 in the early hours of this morning in to operate yesterday’s delayed EK205 Milan Malpensa – New York JFK sector as EK205D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDB Milan Malpensa Technical Issue.

Airbus A380-861 MSN013, Emirates A6-EDB, operated the Dubai – Milan Malpensa sector of EK205 Dubai – Milan Malpensa – New York JFK this morning, however the onward sector to New York JFK has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDH EK3 Sofia Medical Diversion.

Airbus A380-861 MSN025, Emirates A6-EDH, operating EK3 Dubai – London Heathrow diverted via Sofia this evening due to a emergency on board. This is the first visit of an Emirates A380 at Sofia, although a Lufthansa A380 has previously vid.

Emirates A380 A6-EDL Returns from Munich.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 25th May, Airbus A380-861 MSN046, Emirates A6-EDL, positioned Munich – Dubai this morning as EK2554.