Emirates B777-300ER A6-ECI Athens Technical Issue.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ECI arrived into Athens this afternoon as EK210 from Newark (depart Newark 2nd April), however it was unable to operate the onward sector to Dubai due to a technical issue.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ECI EK316 Dubai Weather Return.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ECI operating EK316 Dubai – Osaka Kansai was close to Islamabad this morning when it turned back to Dubai due to Osaka Kansai being closed due to Typhoon Jobi. The flight and the return EK317 were cancelled.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ECI Returns to Service.

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ECI, which was in storage at Dubai World Central from 19th February – 29th March, returned to service this afternoon operating EK181 Dubai – Brussels.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ECI EK44 Dusseldorf Diversion.

Boeing 777-31HER A6-ECI operated EK43 Dubai – Frankfurt this morning, > /however due to a Security Staff strike at Frankfurt preventing the processing of outgoing passengers the return EK44 routed Frankfurt – Dusseldorf – Dubai. Passengers were transferred Frankfurt – Dusseldorf by road and joined the flight in Dusseldorf.

Dubai Inbound Fog Diversions.

Fog at Dubai caused the following flights to divert this morning:

EK6 London Heathrow – Dubai (depart London Heathrow 9th October) operated by Airbus A380 A6-EDX diverted via Bahrain.

EK20 Manchester – Dubai (depart Manchester 9th October) operated byBoeing 777-31HER A6-EGT diverted via Doha. (more…)