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Monthly Archives: August 2012

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EBS Operates Jeddah Extra.

31/08/2012

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EBS operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation late this evening as EK2917/EK2918.

Emirates A380 A6-EDW Enters Service.

31/08/2012

Emirates A380 A6-EDW entered service today operating EK97 Dubai – Rome Fiumicino.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGX Delivered.

31/08/2012

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGX departed Paine Field this afternoon on delivery direct to Dubai as EK777. This brings the Boeing 777-300ER fleet up to 76 aircraft.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EBP Operates Riyadh Extra.

31/08/2012

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EBP operated an additional Dubai – Riyadh rotation this afternoon as EK3815/EK3816.

Emirates/QANTAS Announcement Imminent.

31/08/2012

Emirates President Tim Clark will be in Sydney on 6th September where an announcement is expected to be made regarding codesharing between the two carriers. The EK412/EK413 Dubai – Sydney – Auckland rotation departing Dubai on 5th September will only operate as far as Sydney in order for the Emirates A380 to be available in Sydney for publicity purposes.

Emirates A330-200 A6-EAS Operates Jeddah Extra.

31/08/2012

Emirates Airbus A330-200 A6-EAS operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation late this morning as EK2915/EK2916.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGZ First Flight.

31/08/2012

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGZ made its first flight from Paine Field this afternoon as BOE204.

Emirates A380 A6-EDW Enters Service.

31/08/2012

Emirates Airbus A380 A6-EDW entered service this morning operating EK97 Dubai – Rome Fiumicino. The flight departed almost three hours behind schedule and it is not clear whether A6-EDW was the scheduled aircraft or was pressed into service due to a technical issue with another member of the fleet. The aircraft is confirmed as being configured 14F/76J/427Y without crew rest areas.

Emirates A330-200 A6-EAR Operates Jeddah Extra.

30/08/2012

Emirates Airbus A330-200 A6-EAR operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation late this evening as EK2913/EK2914.

Emirates B777-300ER A7-EBD Operated Riyadh Extra.

30/08/2012

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EBD operated an additional Dubai – Riyadh rotation this evening as EK3820/EK3821.

Emirates A380 A6-EDW Delivered.

30/08/2012

Emirates Airbus A380 A6-EDW was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this afternoon as EK7380.

Emirates A330-200 A6-EAF Operates Jeddah Extra.

30/08/2012

Emirates Airbus A330-200 A6-EAF operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation late this morning as EK2911/EK2912.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ECZ Operates Dammam Extra.

30/08/2012

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ECZ operated an additional Dubai – Dammam rotation early this morning as EK3823/EK3824.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGV Operates Jeddah Extra.

29/08/2012

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGV operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation late this evening as EK2909/EK2910.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EBT Operates Cairo Extra.

29/08/2012

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EBT operated an additional Dubai – Cairo rotation early this evening as EK3927/EK3928.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGI Operates Jeddah Extra.

29/08/2012

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation late this morning as EK2907/EK2908.

Emirates B777-200LR A6-EWF Returns from Dallas.

28/08/2012

Following yesterday’s delay Emirates Boeing 777-21HLR A6-EWF departed Dallas-Fort Worth this evening operating yesterday’s delayed EK222 Dallas-Fort Worth – Dubai as EK222D.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGG Operates Jeddah Extra.

28/08/2012

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGG operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation late this evening as EK2905/EK2906.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EBA Operates Jeddah Extra.

28/08/2012

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EBA operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation late this morning as EK2903/EK2904.

Emirates B777-200LR A6-EWF Dallas Delay.

27/08/2012

Emirates Boeing 777-200LR A6-EWF operated EK221 Dubai – Dallas-Fort Worth today however the return EK222 has been delayed overnight. It is unclear whether this is a crewing or technical issue.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGP Operates Jeddah Extra.

27/08/2012

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGP operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation late this evening as EK2901/EK2902.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ECW Operates Jeddah Extra.

27/08/2012

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ECW operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation late this morning as EK2899/EK2900.

Lusaka and Harare Upgauge.

27/08/2012

Emirates today announced that the EK713/EK714 Dubai – Lusaka – Harare rotation will switch from Three Class Airbus A330-200 to Three Class Boeing 777-300ER operation from 1st February 2013.  This will provide an additional 889 Economy seats per week in each direction.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGR Operates Jeddah Extra.

26/08/2012

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGR operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation late this evening as EK2897/EK2898.

Emirates B777-300 A6-ECL Operates Jeddah Extra.

26/08/2012

Emirates Boeing 777-36NER A6-ECL operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation late this morning as EK2895/EK2896.

A380 A6-EDD Operates Delayed EK412.

25/08/2012

EK412 Dubai – Sydney – Auckland was operated around 11 hours late this evening  by Airbus A380 A6-EDD. As a result the aircraft will not arrive into Auckland tomorrow in time to be turned around and get back to Sydney before the Sydney curfew. Therefore tomorrow’s EK413 Auckland – Sydney – Dubai will be delayed until 27th August.