Emirates A380 A6-EOP Returns to Service.

Emirates A380 A6-EOP, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 4th November – 1st December, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EK376 Dubai – Bangkok.

Emirates A380 A6-EOP Returns from Shanghai as EK8303.

A380 A6-EOP operated EK303 Shanghai Pudong – Dubai as EK8303 in the early hours of this morning in order to avoid having two EK303 service operating today following a slight timetable change to this service.

Emirates A380 A6-EOP EK39 Dubai Technical Return.

A380 A6-EOP operating EK39 Dubai – Birmingham was just over an hour into the flight above the Persian Gulf this morning when it turned back to Dubai for a safe landing due to a technical issue.

Emirates A380 A6-EOP EK19 London Heathrow Diversion.

A380 A6-EOP operating EK19 Dubai – Manchester diverted via London Heathrow this evening after going around three times at Manchester when the Flight Management System repeatedly warned that Manchesters runways were too short to attempt to land on. Due to the delay caused by the diversion the return EK20 operated after midnight as EK20D. This was the first appearance of a Two Class A380 at London Heathrow.

Emirates A380 A6-EOP Enters Service.

A380 A6-EOP entered service today operating EK19 Dubai – Manchester. The Two Class aircraft was used on this route as a one-off proving flight before entering regular service on the Dubai – Copenhagen route on December 1st.

Emirates A380 A6-EOP Delivered.

A380 A6-EOP was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this afternoon as EK7380. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 68 aircraft. This is the first aircraft delivered in 58J/557Y configuration.

Emirates A380 A6-EOP First Flight.

A380 A6-EOP made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWSV and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder. This aircraft will be the first to be fitted with a two class 58J/557Y configuration.