Emirates A330-200 A6-EKT Khartoum Rescue Mission.

Following the technical issue encountered yesterday by sister A6-EKS, Emirates A330-200 A6-EKT positioned Dubai – Khartoum this morning as EK7766 in to operate yesterday’s delayed EK734 Khartoum – Dubai as EK734D.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ECU Returns from Johannesburg.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday , Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ECU departed Johannesburg early this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK766 Johannesburg – Dubai as EK766D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEK First Flight.

Emirates A380 A6-EEK made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWSF and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENG Enters Service.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENG entered service today operating EK380 Dubai – Hong Kong. The aircraft is confirmed as being in 8F/42J/310Y configuration.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGL EK26 Kuwait Diversion.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGL was delayed at Glasgow yesterday evening by an incident involving Aer Arran ATR-72-500 EI-REL which blocked the runway for a time. As a result the flight departed in the early hours of this morning, usa however crew ran out of hours before reaching Dubai and had to divert to Kuwait. A new crew had positioned to Kuwait and took the flight forward to Dubai after around an hour on the ground.

Emirates A380 A6-EDC EK407 Adelaide Diversion.

Emirates A380 A6-EDC operating the Auckland – Melbourne leg of EK407 Auckland – Melbourne – Dubai diverted via Adelaide this evening due to weather at Melbourne. The aircraft was able to continue later for a complete routing of Auckland – Adelaide – Melbourne – Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EDA Returns from New York JFK.

Following yesterday’s technical issue, Emirates A380 A6-EDA departed New York JFK in the early hours of this morning operating yesterday’s delayed EK204 New York JFK – Dubai using callsign EK204D.

Emirates Requests Slots for Dubai – Milan Malpensa – New York JFK Service.

Emirates has requested slots for a new Dubai – Milan Malpensa – New York JFK Three Class Boeing 777-300ER service to commence on 1st October 2013. Schedules are set to be:

EK205 Dubai 0910 – 1350 Milan Malpensa 1600 – New York JFK 1810
EK206 New York JFK 2215 – 1215+1 Milan Malpensa – 1400+1 – Dubai 2205+1

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENG Delivered.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENG began its delivery flight from Paine Field today routing direct to Dubai as EK777. This brings the Boeing 777-300ER fleet up to 85 aircraft.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENB Lahore Delay.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENB did not operate EK622 Lahore – Dubai this evening as scheduled due to civil unrest in Lahore. The flight will operate tomorrow using callsign EK622D.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EBO Enters Dubai Maintenance.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EBO entered the Dubai maintenance facility this morning after arriving as EK36 from Newcastle. The aircraft will now be reconfigured from 12F/42J/310Y to 8F/42J/304Y leaving sister A6-EBG as the last Boeing 777-300ER in traffic in 12F/42J/310Y configuration.

Emirates Announces Daily Clark Service.

Emirates today announced a new daily Dubai – Clark (Philippines) Two Class Boeing 777-300ER service to commence on October 1st this year. Schedules are:

EK 338 Dubai 0400 – Clark 1640
EK 339 Clark 1835 – Dubai 2305

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENF Positioning Flight.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENF arrived into Lahore this morning as EK622 from Dubai (depart Dubai 16th February), however instead of operating the return EK623 the aircraft positioned to Dubai using callsign EK623D. EK623 is listed as delayed until tomorrow.

Emirates A340-300 A6-ERR Continues to Venice.

Following its diversion to Rome Fiumicino yesterday, / usa Emirates A340-300 A6-ERR continued Rome Fiumicino – Venice this morning as EK137A. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EK138 Venice – Dubai as EK138D.

Emirates A340-300 A6-ERS Withdrawn.

Emirates A340-300 A6-ERS was withdrawn from service at Dubai this morning after arriving as EK138 from Venice (depart Venice 3rd February).

Emirates A380 A6-EDX Overnight Seoul Delay.

Emirates A380 A6-EDX arrived into Seoul as EK322 from Dubai today, / however the return EK323 has been delayed overnight and will operate tomorrow as EK323D. This appears to be due to a crew issue.

Lusaka and Harare B777-300ER Upgrade.

Emirates EK713/EK714 Dubai – Lusaka – Harare rotation was upgraded from A330-200 to Boeing 777-300ER operation today with Boeing 777-31HER A6-EBR operating the inaugural B777-300ER service. A330-200 A6-EKV operated yesterday’s final A330-200 service.