Emirates Announce Boston Upgauge.

Emirates today announced that it will upgauge the EK237/EK238 Dubai – Boston rotation from Boeing 777-200LR to Boeing 777-300ER operation from 1st August 2014. This will result in an additional 616 Economy seats being available in each direction every week.

Emirates A380 A6-EEO Returns from Munich.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Emirates A380 A6-EEO departed Munich this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK52 Munich – Dubai as EK52D.

Emirates Announce A380 Mumbai Service.

Emirates today announced that the EK500/EK501 Dubai – Mumbai rotation will switch from Boeing 777-300ER to A380 operation from July 21st 2014.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENQ Delivered.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENQ was delivered Paine Field – Dubai today as EK777. This brings the Emirates B777-300ER fleet up to 95 aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EEV Enters Service.

Emirates A380 A6-EEV entered service this morning operating EK382 Dubai – Hong Kong. The aircraft is in 14F/76J/401Y configuration with the main deck crew rest area.

Emirates A380 A6-EEN London Heathrow Technical Issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EEN operated EK3 Dubai – London Heathrow this morning, however the return EK4 was cancelled due to a technical issue with the aircraft. All passengers were accommodated on other services.

Emirates A380 A6-EDC Returns from Brisbane.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Emirates A380 A6-EDC departed Brisbane this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK435 Brisbane – Dubai sector as EK435D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEV Delivered.

Emirates A380 A6-EEV was delivered Finkenwerder – Berlin Schoenefeld as EK7380 today. The aircraft will appear at the ILA14 Air Show at Berlin Schoenefeld before continuing to Dubai. This brings the A380 fleet up to 48 aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EDC Brisbane Technical Issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDC arrived into Brisbane this morning as EK434 from Dubai (depart Dubai 18th May), however the onward service to Auckland was cancelled due to a technical issue with the aircraft. As a result today’s EK435 Auckland – Brisbane sector is also cancelled.

Emirates Announce Additional Daily Singapore Service.

Emirates today announced an additional daily Dubai – Singapore service to commence on 1st August 2014. The Boeing 777-300 service will operate to the following schedule:

EK352 Dubai 2115 – Singapore 0900+1
EK353 Singapore 1035 – Dubai 1345.

Emirates A380 A6-EDO Returns from Auckland.

Following its overnight delay, Emirates A380 A6-EDO departed Auckland this morning operating yesterday’s delayed EK413 Auckland – Sydney – Dubai as EK413D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDO Auckland Technical Issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDO arrived into Auckland this afternoon as EK412 from Dubai and Sydney (depart Dubai 2nd May), however the return EK413 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue with the aircraft.