Emirates B777-300ER A6-ECQ US Positioning Flight.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ECQ operated EK229 Dubai – Seattle this morning, then following the A380 technical issue at Los Angeles yesterday it positioned Seattle – Los Angeles as EK7228.

Emirates B777-200LR A6-EWH Seattle Flight Switch.

Emirates Boeing 777-21HLR A6-EWH operated EK227 Dubai – Seattle this morning, however the return EK228 was cancelled and the aircraft instead remained at Seattle until the evening when it operated EK230 Seattle – Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EOH EK216 Los Angeles Technical Return.

Emirates A380 A6-EOH operating EK216 Los Angeles – Dubai stopped the climb at 9, best 800 ft this afternoon due to a technical issue, circled above Catalina Island to work checklists and reduce weight and then returned to Los Angeles for a safe landing. The flight has been delayed overnight.

Emirates A380 A6-EDY Sydney Flight Switch and Melbourne Diversion.

Emirates A380 A6-EDY arrived into Sydney this evening as EK414 from Dubai, / however following the earlier A380 technical issue at Sydney instead of overnighting and operating tomorrow’s EK415 Sydney – Dubai, it instead performed a rapid turnaround to take up the delayed EK413 Sydney – Dubai. In to depart Sydney before curfew the aircraft took on minimal fuel and no catering and instead diverted via Melbourne where it was fuelled and catered.

Emirates A380 A6-EEK EK413 Sydney Technical Issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EEK operated the Auckland – Sydney sector of EK413 Auckland – Sydney – Dubai this afternoon, however it was unable to operate the onward service to Dubai due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EEU EK211 Austin Diversion.

Emirates A380 A6-EEU operating EK211 Dubai – Houston diverted to Austin this afternoon due to weather at Houston. The aircraft continued Austin – Houston after midnight arriving into Houston with a delay of around 12 hours.

Emirates A380 A6-EDV Melbourne Rescue Mission.

Following the Boeing 777-300ER technical issue at Melbourne yesterday, Emirates A380 A6-EDV positioned Brisbane – Melbourne as EK2761 in the early hours of this morning. The aircraft spent most of the day on the ground at Melbourne before operating yesterday’s delayed EK405 Melbourne – Singapore – Dubai as EK8405.

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

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGH arrived into Melbourne this morning as EK404 from Dubai and Singapore (depart Dubai 25th December), however the return EK405 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDO EK434 Brisbane Technical Issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDO arrived into Brisbane as EK434 from Dubai (depart Dubai 24th December) this morning, however the onward sector to Auckland and the Auckland – Brisbane sector of EK435 Auckland – Brisbane – Dubai have been delayed overnight due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to operate the Brisbane – Dubai sector of EK435 as scheduled.

Emirates A380 A6-EDV EK384 Bangkok Technical Issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDV operated the Dubai – Bangkok sector as EK384 Dubai – Bangkok – Hong Kong this morning. However the onward sector to Hong Kong and EK383 Hong Kong – Dubai were cancelled.

Emirates A380 A6-EOT Delivered.

Emirates A380 A6-EOT was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this morning as EK7380. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 72 aircraft. The aircraft is confirmed as being in 14F/76J/429Y configuration.

Emirates Announce Cebu Service and Return to Clark.

Emirates today announced a new Dubai – Cebu – Clark – Dubai triangular service to commence on 30th March 2016. The Two Class Boeing 777-300ER service will operate to the following schedule:

EK338 Dubai 0255 – 1550 Cebu 1725 – 1845 Clark 2020 – Dubai 0125+1.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EPH Enters Service.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EPH entered service this evening operating EK568 Dubai – Bangalore. The aircraft is confirmed as being in 8F/42J/310Y configuration.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EPH Delivered.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EPH was delivered Paine Field – Dubai this afternoon as EK7777. This brings the B777-300ER fleet up to 112 aircraft.

Emirates Announce Barcelona Upguage.

Emirates today announced that it will upguage the EK187/EK188 Dubai – Barcelona rotation from 3 Class Boeing 777-200LR/300ER to 3 Class A380 operation from 1st June 2016.

Emirates Announce Taipei Upguage.

Emirates today announced that it will upguage the EK366/EK367 Dubai – Taipei rotation from 2 Class Boeing 777-300ER to 2 Class A380 operation from 1st May 2016.

Emirates Upguage Prague Rotation.

Emirates today announced that it will upguage the EK139/EK140 Dubai – Prague rotation from 3 Class Boeing 777-300ER to 3 Class A380 operation from 1st May 2016.

Emirates Upgauge Birmingham Rotation.

Emirates today announced that it will upguage the EK39/EK40 Dubai – Birmingham rotation from 2 Class Boeing 777-300ER to 2 Class A380 operation from 27th March 2016.

Emirates B777-200LR A6-EWH Orlando Rescue Mission

Following the technical return of EK220 Orlando – Dubai to Orlando yesterday, Emirates Boeing 777-21HLR A6-EWH positioned Dubai – Orlando this morning as EK2691 in to operate yesterday’s delayed EK220 Orlando – Dubai as EK220D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDP Brisbane Technical Issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDP operated the Auckland – Brisbane sector of EK435 Auckland – Brisbane – Dubai late this afternoon, however the onward sector to Dubai has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates B777-200LR A6-EWB EK220 Orlando Technical Return.

Emirates Boeing 777-21HLR A6-EWB operating EK220 Orlando – Dubai stopped the climb at 8, 000 ft this afternoon due to a technical issue then returned to Orlando for a safe landing. Passengers have been accommodated overnight.

Houston, We Have a Downguage.

Emirates today announced that the EK211/EK212 Dubai – Houston rotation will switch from 3 Class A380 to 3 Class Boeing 777-300ER operation from 1st July 2016.

Emirates Announce Yinchuan and Zhengzhou Service.

Emirates today announced a 4 x weekly Dubai – Yinchuan – Zhengzhou Boeing 777-200LR service to commence on 3rd May 2016. Schedules are as follows:

EK326 Dubai 0245 – 1335 Yinchuan 1520 – Zhengzhou 1700 Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays
EK327 Zhengzhou 2110 – 2255 Yinchuan 0040+1 – Dubai 0430+1 Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EPG Enters Service.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EPG entered service this afternoon operating EK817 Dubai – Jeddah. We understand, but cannot 100% confirm, that the aircraft is in 42J/386Y configuration.

Emirates A380 A6-EEO EK222 Rome Fiumicino Technical Diversion.

Emirates A380 A6-EEO operating EK222 Dallas-Fort Worth – Dubai (depart Dallas-Fort Worth 12th December) diverted to Rome Fiumicino this morning due to a technical issue. Passengers were accommodated on today’s EK98 and EK100 Rome Fiumicino – Dubai services.

Emirates A380 A6-EOS Delivered.

Emirates A380 A6-EOS was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening as EK7380. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 71 aircraft. This is the fourth aircraft delivered in 58J/557Y configuration.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EPG Delivered.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EPG was delivered Paine Field – Dubai this afternoon as EK7777. This brings the B777-300ER fleet up to 111 aircraft.

07/12/15 Emirates Flight Cancellations.

The following Emirates flights did not operate today:

EK542 Dubai – Chennai
EK543 Chennai – Dubai
EK544 Dubai – Chennai
EK545 Chennai – Dubai
EK546 Dubai – Chennai
EK547 Chennai – Dubai.

06/12/15 Emirates Flight Cancellations.

The following Emirates flights did not operate today:

EK542 Dubai – Chennai
EK543 Chennai – Dubai
EK544 Dubai – Chennai
EK545 Chennai – Dubai
EK546 Dubai – Chennai
EK547 Chennai – Dubai.

Emirates B777-300 A6-EMO Jakarta Rescue Mission.

Following the earlier B777-300ER technical issue at Jakarta, Emirates Boeing 777-31H A6-EMO positioned Dubai – Jakarta this morning as EK2586 in to operate the delayed EK369 Jakarta – Dubai.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENH Jakarta Technical Issue.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENH arrived into Jakarta this morning as EK368 from Dubai (depart Dubai 4th December), / however it was unable to operate the return EK369 due to a technical issue.

05/12/15 Emirates Flight Cancellations.

The following Emirates flights did not operate today:

EK542 Dubai – Chennai
EK543 Chennai – Dubai
EK544 Dubai – Chennai
EK545 Chennai – Dubai
EK546 Dubai – Chennai
EK547 Chennai – Dubai (more…)

04/12/15 Emirates Flight Cancellations.

The following Emirates flights did not operate today:

EK542 Dubai – Chennai
EK543 Chennai – Dubai
EK544 Dubai – Chennai
EK545 Chennai – Dubai
EK546 Dubai – Chennai
EK547 Chennai – Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EDA Continues from Sydney.

Following its overnight technical delay, Emirates A380 A6-EDA departed Sydney this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK413 Sydney – Dubai sector as EK413D.

Emirates A380 A6-EDA EK413 Sydney Technical Issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EDA operated the Auckland – Sydney sector of EK413 Aucklnd – Sydney – Dubai this afternoon, usa however the onward service to Dubai was delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EOR Delivered.

Emirates A380 A6-EOR was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this afternoon as EK7380. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 70 aircraft. This is the third aircraft delivered in 58J/557Y configuration.

03/12/15 Emirates Flight Cancellations.

The following Emirates flights did not operate today:

EK542 Dubai – Chennai
EK543 Chennai – Dubai
EK544 Dubai – Chennai
EK545 Chennai – Dubai
EK546 Dubai – Chennai
EK547 Chennai – Dubai.

02/12/15 Emirates Flight Cancellations.

The following Emirates flights did not operate today:

EK542 Dubai – Chennai
EK543 Chennai – Dubai
EK544 Dubai – Chennai
EK545 Chennai – Dubai
EK546 Dubai – Chennai
EK547 Chennai – Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EOQ Enters Service.

Emirates A380 A6-EOQ entered service this morning operating EK151 Dubai – Copenhagen. This service switched from Boeing 777-300ER to Two Class A380 operation today.

Emirates Upgauge Budapest to B777-300 Operation.

Emirates upgauged the EK111/EK112 Dubai – Budapest rotation from A330-200 to Boeing 777-300 operation today with Boeing 777-31H A6-EMP operating the inaugural Boeing 777 rotation.