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 Emirates7th March 2003 and last underwent a major maintenance input at Dubai from 12th – 29th May 2015.

Emirates B777-300 A6-EMW Luanda Rescue Mission.

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Boeing 777-31H A6-EMW operated EK721 Dubai – Nairobi yesterday, then overnighted at Nairobi. This morning, / usa following yesterdays B777-300ER technical issue at Luanda it positioned Nairobi – Luanda as EK7761 in to operate yesterdays delayed EK794 Luanda – Dubai as EK794D.

Emirates 777-300 A6-EMW Operates Delayed EK5.

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EK5/EK6 Dubai – London Heathrow rotation was delayed overnight and was operated early this morning byBoeing 777-300 A6-EMW. This service is normally operated by an Airbus A380.

Emirates Dubai Inbound Diversions.

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at Dubai caused long hold times this morning leading to the following diversions:

EK48 Frankfurt – Dubai operated byBoeing 777-31HER A6-EGA diverted via Doha.

EK52 Munich – Dubai operated byBoeing 777-31H A6-EMW diverted via Doha.

EK92 Milan Malpensa – Dubai operated byBoeing 777-31H A6-EMR diverted via Al Fujairah.

EK349 Singapore – Colombo – Dubai operated byBoeing 777-31H A6-EMP diverted via Muscat.

EK381 Hong Kong – Dubai operated by Airbus A380 A6-EDJ diverted via Al Ain.

A6-EMW Returns from Colombo.

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777-31H A6-EMW, / which encountered a technical issue in Colombo on February 14th, positioned Colombo – Dubai today as EK7651.

A6-EMW Colombo Technical Issue.

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777-31H A6-EMW operated EK652 Dubai – Colombo today however the return EK653 was cancelled indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.