Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGG Male Rescue Mission.

Following the technical return of EK653 Male – Dubai to Male late last nightEmirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGG positioned Dubai – Male as EK2602 this morning in to operate yesterday’s delayed EK653 Male – Dubai sector as EK653D.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EBK EK653 Male Technical Return.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EBK operating the Male – Dubai sector of EK653 Colombo – Male – Dubai stopped the climb at 17, 000ft late tonight due to a fire warning indication and returned to Male for a safe landing.

Emirates A380 A6-EDP Returns from New York JFK.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Emirates A380 A6-EDP departed New York JFK this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK202 New York JFK – Dubai as EK202D.

Emirates A380 A6-EOF Returns from Los Angeles.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Emirates A380 A6-EOF departed Los Angeles this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK216 Los Angeles – Dubai as EK216D.

Emirates B777-300 A6-EMX Male Rescue Mission.

Following the Boeing 777-300ER technical issue at Male yesterday, Emirates Boeing 777-31H A6-EMX positioned Dubai – Male as EK2602 in the early hours of this morning in to operate yesterday’s delayed EK659 Male – Dubai as EK659D.

Emirates A380 A6-EOX Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

Emirates A380 A6-EOX, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 20th August after it returned following the deployment of the oxygen ms, returned to service this afternoon operating EK186 Dubai – Barcelona.

Emirates B777-200LR A6-EWD Returns from Geneva.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Emirates Boeing 777-21HLR A6-EWD departed Geneva this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EK84 Geneva – Dubai as EK84D.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EBX Male Technical Issue.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EBX operated EK658 Dubai – Male this morning, however it was unable to operate the return EK659 due to a technical issue. The flight has been delayed overnight.

Emirates A380 A6-EDQ Returns from Munich.

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

Emirates A330-200 A6-EAF Withdrawn

Emirates A330-200 A6-EAF was withdrawn from service this evening after arriving as after arriving as EK609 from Karachi and entered the Dubai maintenance facility.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ECB Amman Technical Issue.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ECB encountered a technical issue at Amman in the early hours of this morning prior to operating EK906 Amman – Dubai. The aircraft was able to operate the delayed service this evening as EK906D.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENP Kuala Lumpur Turnaround.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENP operated the Dubai – Kuala Lumpur sector of EK408 Dubai – Kuala Lumpur – Melbourne this morning. However the onward sector to Melbourne was cancelled and the aircraft instead turned around to operate the Kuala Lumpur – Dubai sector of this morning’s EK409 Melbourne – Kuala Lumpur – Dubai. The Melbourne – Kuala Lumpur sector had been cancelled.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EPQ Enters Service.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EPQ entered service in the early hours of this morning operating EK853 Dubai – Kuwait. The aircraft is in 42J/386Y configuration.

Emirates A380 A6-EOX EK147 Dubai Technical Return.

Emirates A380 A6-EOX operating EK147 Dubai – Amsterdam was close to the Iranian/Turkish b near Urmia at 38, 000 ft this morning when the oxygen ms descended. Crew descended to 31, 000 ft and returned to Dubai for a safe landing. The aircraft then entered the Dubai maintenance facility.

Emirates A380 A6-EUE Delivered.

Emirates A380 A6-EUE was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai late this evening as EK7380. The aircraft is in a new 14F/76J/426Y with a lower deck crew rest area.This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 82 aircraft.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EPQ Delivered.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EPQ was delivered Paine Field – Dubai this afternoon as EK7777. This brings the B777-300ER fleet up to 121 aircraft.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ECO EK239 Keflavik Diversion.

Emirates Boeing 777-36NER A6-ECO operating EK239 Dubai – Boston diverted via Keflavik this morning, continuing after three and a half hours on the ground. The diversion appears to have been technical rather than .

Emirates Announce One-Off Amman A380 Service.

Emirates today announced a one-off A380 rotation on the Dubai – Amman route on 25th September 2016 in to mark 30 years on service on the route. The EK901/EK902 rotation will be A380 operated.

Emirates A330-200 A6-EAR Withdrawn.

Emirates A330-200 A6-EAR was withdrawn from service at Dubai this morning after arriving as EK539 from Ahmedabad and entered the Dubai maintenance facility.

Emirates Announce Guangzhou A380 Service.

Emirates today announced that the EK362/EK363 Dubai – Guangzhou rotation will switch from B777-300ER to A380 operation with effect from 1st October 2016.

Emirates Expand Doha Service to 9 x Daily.

Emirates today announced that they will expand service on the Dubai – Doha route from 7 x daily to 9 x daily service from 30th October 2016.

The two new rotations are as follows:

EK877 Dubai 1305 – Doha 1320
EK878 Doha 1450 – Dubai 1700

Operated with Boeing 777-300ER equipment.

EK879 Dubai 0410 – Doha 0425
EK880 Doha 0555 – Dubai 0805

Operated with Boeing 777-300 equipment.

Emirates Announce Birmingham Equipment Swaps.

Emirates today announced that from 1st January 2017 the EK37/EK38 Dubai – Birmingham rotation will switch from Boeing 777-300ER to A380 operation with the EK39/EK40 rotation switching from A380 to Boeing 777-300ER operation. There is no nett change to the 2 x B777-300ER/1 x A380 service on the route.

Emirates Announce All A380 Service for Manchester.

Emirates today announced that it will switch the EK21/EK22 Manchester – Dubai rotation from Boeing 777-300ER to A380 operation from 1st January 2017. This will give Manchester 3 x daily A380 service.

Emirates A380 A6-EOG Continues from New York JFK.

Following its double diversions yesterday, Emirates A380 A6-EOG departed New York JFK this morning routing New York JFK – San Francisco as EK225. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EK226 San Francisco – Dubai as EK226D.

Emirates A380 A6-EOG EK225 Copenhagen Medical and JFK Diversions.

Emirates A380 A6-EOG operating EK225 Dubai – San Francisco diverted to Copenhagen this afternoon due to a diversion. The aircraft then departed again, however crew did not have sufficient hours to reach San Francisco and so the flight diverted again to New York JFK.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGV Continues from Bahrain.

Following its diversion yesterday, Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGV departed Bahrain early this morning continuing yesterday’s diverted EK942 Baghdad – Dubai, routing Bahrain – Dubai as EK942D.

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

Following its diversion back to Johannesburg yesterday, Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGD departed Johannesburg again in the early hours of this morning operating yesterday’s EK768 Johannesburg – Dubai.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ECL Returns from Tehran.

Following its diversion back to Tehran yesterday, Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ECL departed Tehran again in the early hours of this morning operating yesterday’s EK972 Tehran – Dubai.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EPI Continues from Dubai World Central.

Following its diversion yesterday, Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EWC positioned Dubai World Central – Dubai in the early hours of this morning as EK565, the aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EK143 Dubai – Madrid as EK143D.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EPK Continues from Dubai World Central.

Following its diversion yesterday, / Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EPK continued Dubai World Central – Dubai in the early hours of this morning as EK527. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EK923/EK924 Dubai – Cairo rotation as EK923/EK924D.

04/08/16 Emirates Flight Cancellations.

The following Emirates flights did not operate today:

EK11 Dubai – London Gatwick
EK12 London Gatwick – Dubai
EK21 Dubai – Manchester
EK22 Manchester – Dubai
EK41 Dubai – Birmingham
EK42 Birmingham – Dubai (more…)

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGD EK768 Johannesburg Return.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGD operating EK768 Johannesburg – Dubai was close to Dar Es Salaam this afternoon when it turned back to Johannesburg following the B777-300 landing incident at Dubai.

Emirates A330-200 A6-EAF EK902 Doha Diversion.

Emirates A330-200 A6-EAF operating EK902 Amman – Dubai diverted to Doha this afternoon following the B777-300 landing incident at Dubai. The aircraft continued Doha – Dubai during the evening.

Emirates A380 A6-EEH EK415 Dubai World Central Diversion.

Emirates A380 A6-EEH operating EK415 Sydney – Dubai diverted to Dubai World Central this afternoon following the B777-300 landing incident at Dubai. The aircraft continued Dubai World Central – Dubai during the evening.

Emirates A380 A6-EOF EK425 Dubai World Central Diversion.

Emirates A380 A6-EOF operating EK425 Perth – Dubai diverted to Dubai World Central this afternoon following the B777-300 landing incident at Dubai. The aircraft continued Dubai World Central – Dubai late at night.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EPG EK345 Al Ain Diversion.

Emirates Boeing 777-300ER A6-EPG operating EK345 Kuala Lumpur – Dubai diverted to Al Ain this afternoon following the B777-300 landing incident at Dubai. The aircraft continued Al Ain – Dubai during the evening.

Emirates B777-300 A6-EMU EK531 Dubai World Central Diversion.

Emirates Boeing 777-300 A6-EMU operating EK531 Kochi – Dubai diverted to Dubai World Central this afternoon following the B777-300 landing incident at Dubai. The aircraft continued Dubai World Central – Dubai during the evening.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EBT EK651 Fujairah Diversion.

Emirates Boeing 777-300ER A6-EBT operating EK651 Colombo – Dubai diverted to Fujairah this afternoon following the B777-300 landing incident at Dubai. The aircraft continued Fujairah – Dubai during the evening.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EPA EK706 Dubai World Central Diversion.

Emirates Boeing 777-300ER A6-EPA operating EK706 Seychelles – Dubai diverted to Dubai World Central this afternoon following the B777-300 landing incident at Dubai. The aircraft had already gone around at Dubai prior to the incident aircraft landing. The aircraft continued Dubai World Central – Dubai during the evening.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EPI EK565 Dubai World Central Diversion.

Emirates Boeing 777-300ER A6-EPI operating EK565 Bangalore – Dubai diverted to Dubai World Central this afternoon following the B777-300 landing incident at Dubai. This flight was the the flight on approach to Dubai immediately behind the incident aircraft.

Emirates B777-300 A6-EMW Written Off In EK521 Dubai Landing Incident.

Emirates Boeing 777-31H A6-EMW operating EK521 Thiruvanamthapuram – Dubai appears to have attempted to go around from low altitude at Dubai but failed to establish a positive rate of climb and touched down on the runway either with gear up, or with sufficient force to cause a gear collapse. The aircraft came to rest with the #2 engine completely separated from the aircraft. All passengers and crew were evacuated safely before the aircraft subsequently caught fire. This will be Emirates first hull loss.

The aircraft was delivered new to Emirates on 7th March 2003 and last underwent a major maintenance input at Dubai from 12th – 29th May 2015.

03/08/16 Emirates Flight Cancellations.

The following Emirates flights did not operate today:

EK83 Dubai – Geneva
EK84 Geneva – Dubai
EK386 Dubai – Hong Kong
EK508 Dubai – Mumbai
EK509 Mumbai – Dubai
EK514 Dubai – Delhi (more…)

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENB Kuwait Rescue Mission.

Following the B777-300ER technical issue at Kuwait yesterday, usa Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENB positioned Dubai – Kuwait as EK2853 this morning in to operate yesterday’s delayed EK860 Kuwait – Dubai.

Emirates B777-300 A6-EMS Returns from Dar Es Salaam.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Emirates Boeing 777-31H A6-EMS departed Dar Es Salaam this evening operating yesterday’s delayed EK726 Dar Es Salaam – Dubai as EK726D.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EPP Enters Service.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EPP entered service in the early hours of this morning operating EK624 Dubai – Lahore. The aircraft is in 8F/42J/310Y configuration.