Emirates A380 A6-EEB Returns from Mauritius.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Emirates A380 A6-EEB departed Mauritius in the early hours of this morning operating yesterday’s delayed EK702 Mauritius – Dubai as EK8702.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENL Melbourne Technical Issue.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENL encountered a technical issue at Melbourne early this morning causing the cancellation of EK409 Melbourne – Kuala Lumpur – Dubai. The aircraft was able to position Melbourne – Kuala Lumpur during the evening as EK7373, then operated Kuala Lumpur – Dubai as EK3343.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENM Enters Service.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENM entered service this afternoon operating the EK125/EK126 Dubai – Vienna rotation. The aircraft is confirmed as being in 42J/386Y configuration.

Emirates A380 A6-EEW First Flight.

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

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENM Delivered.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENM was delivered Paine Field – Dubai as EK777 this afternoon. This brings the Boeing 777-300ER fleet up to 91 aircraft.

Emirates Upgauge Second Moscow Service.

Emirates today announced that it will upgauge the EK133/EK134 Dubai – Moscow Domodedovo rotation from Boeing 777-300ER to A380 operation from 1st August 2014. This will give Moscow double daily A380 service.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENH EK622 Dubai Weather Return.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENH operated EK622 Dubai – Lahore (depart Dubai 18th January) returned to Dubai this morning due to weather at Lahore. The aircraft departed again once weather had cleared as EK622D.

Emirates Announce Second Daily Dublin Rotation.

Emirates today announced a second daily Dubai – Dublin rotation to commence on 1st September 2013. The flight will be operated by Three Class Boeing 777-300ERs to the following schedule:

EK163 Dubai 1600 – Dublin 2050
EK164 Dublin 2220 – Dubai 0855+1.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENG Kinshasa Rescue Mission.

Following the diversion of EK793 Dubai – Luanda to Kinshasa yesterday, Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENG positioned Dubai – Kinshasa this morning as EK3765 in to continue the diverted flight, operating Kinshasa – Luanda as EK793. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EK794 Luanda – Dubai as EK794D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEM EK203 Toronto Diversion.

Emirates A380 A6-EEM operating EK203 Dubai – New York JFK diverted via Toronto this morning due to long hold times into New York JFK caused by snowstorms in the area.

Emirates Upgauge Ahmedabad to B777-200ER.

Effective 1st August 2014 Emirates will upgauge the EK538/EK539 Dubai – Ahmedabad rotation from Two Class A330-200 to Three Class Boeing 777-200ER operation.

Emirates A380 A6-EDS Operates Zurich A380 Inaugural.

Operation of the EK77/EK78 Dubai – Zurich rotation switched from Boeing 777-300ER to A380 service today with A6-EDS operating the first A380 rotation. This was the aircraft’s return to service having been under maintenance at Dubai since 5th December 2013.