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Monthly Archives: September 2011

A6-EGG First Flight.


Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGG made its first flight today from Paine Field to Boeing Field and return as BOE187.

Emirates to Commence Dallas-Fort Worth & Seattle Services.


Emirates today announced Dubai – Dallas-Fort Worth and Dubai – Seattle services to commence on 2 February 2012 and 1 March 2012 respectively.
Schedules are:

EK221 Dubai 0245 – Dallas-Fort Worth 0905

EK222 Dallas-Fort Worth 1150 – Dubai 1220+1

Services to be operated by Boeing 777-200LR.

EK229 Dubai 0950 – Seattle 1310

EK230 Seattle 1710 – Dubai 1940+1

Services to be operated by Boeing 777-300ER.

A6-EGF Enters Service.


Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGF entered service today as EK432 Dubai – Singapore – Brisbane. This aircraft is fitted in the 73N coded 8F/42J/304Y configuration with overhead crew rest areas.

Runway Works Stop Luanda Service.


The EK793/EK794 Dubai – Luanda rotation will not operate between 21 – 28 September due to runway works at Luanda.

Emirates to Commence Dubai – Lusaka – Harare Service.


Commencing on 1 February 2012 Emirates will commence 5 x weekly service on the Dubai – Lusaka – Harere route using 3 Class A330-200 aircraft. Schedules are:

EK712 Dubai 0925 – 1450 Lusaka 1620 – Harare 1720 x46

EK713 Harare 1920 – 2020 Lusaka 2150 – Dubai 0710+1 x46

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGF Delivered.


Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGF commenced its delivery flight today from Everett – Dubai as EK777.

One-off A380 to Riyadh.


As part of the celebrations for the 81st National Day of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Emirates will operate an A380 on the EK817/EK818 Dubai – Riyadh rotation on 23 September 2011.

Emirates to Commence Dublin Service.


Commencing 9th January 2012 Emirates will begin daily services on the Dubai – Dublin route using 3 Class Airbus A330-200 aircraft. Schedules are:

EK161 Dubai 0700 – Dublin 1130

EK162 Dublin 1255 – Dubai 0025+1


Emirates A380 A6-EDU First Flight.


Emirates A380 A6-EDU made its first flight from Toulouse today as F-WWAB.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGF First Flight.


Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGF made its first flight from Paine Field today.