Emirates A380 A6-EEF EK406 Ohakea Air Force Base Diversion.

Emirates A380 A6-EEF operating the Melbourne – Auckland sector of EK406 Dubai – Melbourne – Auckland diverted via Ohakea Air Force Base this afternoon after a temporary runway closure at Auckland following the rejected take off of a Singapore Airlines aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EUE Operates Boston Rotation.

Emirates A380 A6-EUE operated the EK237/EK238 Dubai – Boston rotation today in place of the usual Boeing 777-300ER in for Boston airport to test their new A380 facilities.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGL Denpasar Delay.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGL operated EK399 Denpasar – Dubai with an eighteen hour delay early this evening as EK399D having rejected take off at the scheduled time due to a cargo smoke indication.

Emirates Announce Dubai – Athens – Newark Service.

Emirates today announced a daily Dubai – Athens – Newark Three Class Boeing 777-300ER service to commence on 12th March 2017. Schedules are as follows:

EK209 Dubai 1050 – 1425 Athens 1640 – 2200 Newark
EK210 Newark 2345 – 1505+1 Athens 1710 – 2350 – Dubai.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ECL Warsaw Rescue Mission.

Following the Boeing 777-300ER technical issue at Warsaw yesterday, Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ECL positioned Dubai – Warsaw as EK2641 early this morning in to operate yesterday’s delayed EK180 Warsaw – Dubai as EK180D.

Emirates A380 A6-EOZ Melbourne Technical Issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EOZ arrived into Melbourne this morning as EK404 from Dubai and Singapore (depart Dubai 18th January), however the return EK405 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EEV Operates Delayed Los Angeles Service.

Following the diversion of yesterday’s EK217 Dubai – Los Angeles to Moscow Domodedovo and its subsequent return to Dubai, the flight departed again this afternoon as EK217D operating by Emirates A380 A6-EEV. The aircraft then operated today’s scheduled EK218 Los Angeles – Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EOD EK217 Moscow Diversion and Dubai Return.

Emirates A380 A6-EOD operating EK217 Dubai – Los Angeles diverted to Moscow Domodedovo this evening. The diversion appears to have been . The aircraft then departed Moscow Domodedovo to return to Dubai as crew did not have sufficient hours to reach Lis Angeles.

Emirates Announce Zagreb Service.

Emirates today announced a daily Dubai – Zagreb Boeing 777-300 service to commence on 1st June 2017. Schedules are as follows:

EK129 Dubai 0815 – Zagreb 1220
EK130 Zagreb 1535 – Dubai 2305.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGJ Muscat Snake Cancellation.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGJ operated EK862 Dubai – Muscat this morning, however the return EK863 was cancelled after a snake was found in the cargo hold. The aircraft positioned Muscat – Dubai late in the afternoon using the EK863 callsign.

Emirates A380 A6-EDK Overnight Milan Malpensa Delay.

Emirates A380 A6-EDK operated EK91 Dubai – Milan Malpensa this afternoon, however the return EK92 has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical or a crew issue.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EPO Dhaka Delay.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EPO arrived into Dhaka as EK584 from Dubai late last night, however the return EK585 returned to the gate this morning and eventually departed this evening with an eighteen hour delay as EK585D

Emirates B777-200LR A6-EWH Overnight Fort Lauderdale Delay.

Emirates Boeing 777-21HLR A6-EWH operated EK213 Dubai – Fort Lauderdale this morning, however the return EK214 has been delayed overnight after all movements were stopped at Fort Lauderdale following a shooting incident within the terminal.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENG Frankfurt Cancellation.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENG operated EK43 Dubai – Frankfurt early this morning, however the return EK44 was cancelled. The aircraft was able to position Frankfurt – Dubai during the evening as EK2554. It is not clear whether the cancellation was due to a crew or a technical issue.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGK Bangalore Weather Delay.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGK arrived into Bangalore early this morning as EK568 from Dubai (depart Dubai 31st December), however the return EK569 was delayed by 15 hours due to weather and operated this evening as EK569D.