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Monthly Archives: October 2013

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

31/10/2013

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGA operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation this evening as EK2801/EK2802.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EBW Melbourne Technical Issue.

31/10/2013

Emirates Boeing 777-36NER A6-EBW arrived into Melbourne this morning as EK405 from Dubai and Singapore, however the return EK404 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

Emirates A380 A6-EEO Enters Service.

31/10/2013

Emirates A380 A6-EEO entered service this morning operating EK414 Dubai – Sydney. The aircraft is confirmed as being in 14F/76J/399Y configuration with the lower deck crew rest area.

Emirates A380 A6-EDR Enters Dubai Maintenance.

31/10/2013

Emirates A380 A6-EDR entered the Dubai maintenance facility in the early hours of this morning after arriving as EK2 from London Heathrow.

Emirates A330-200 A6-EAD Mumbai Rescue Mission.

31/10/2013

Following the technical return of sister A6-EKY to Mumbai late last night, discount Emirates A330-200 A6-EAD positioned Dubai – Mumbai as EK7372 in the early hours of this morning in order to operate yesterday’s delayed EK509 Mumbai – Dubai as EK509D.

Emirates A330-200 A6-EKY EK508 Mumbai Technical Return.

30/10/2013

Emirates A330-200 A6-EKY operating EK508 Mumbai – Dubai returned to Mumbai late tonight due to a technical issue.

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

30/10/2013

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENJ operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation this evening as EK2819/EK2820.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ECK Operates Medinah Extra.

29/10/2013

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ECK operated an additional Dubai – Medina rotation this evening as EK2707/EK2708.

Emirates A380 A6-EEO Delivered.

29/10/2013

Emirates A380 A6-EEO was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this afternoon as EK7380. This brings the A380 fleet up to 38 aircraft.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EBX Operates Medinah Extra.

29/10/2013

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EBX operated an additional Dubai – Medina rotation this morning as EK2705/EK2706.

Emirates B777-300 A6-EMS Operates Jeddah Extra.

28/10/2013

Emirates Boeing 777-31H A6-EMS operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation this evening as EK2823/EK2824.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGA Operates Medinah Extra.

28/10/2013

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGA operated an additional Dubai – Medina rotation this morning as EK2703/EK2704.

Emirates A380 A6-EDR Operates Delayed Seoul Service.

28/10/2013

Emirates A380 A6-EDR was five hours late operating EK322 Dubai – Seoul Incheon this morning and flew using callsign EK322D.

Emirates A380 A6-EEG Returns from Kuwait.

28/10/2013

Following its diversion to Kuwait on 26th October, Emirates A380 A6-EEG positioned Kuwait – Dubai this morning as EK3002.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENF Operates Delhi Extra.

28/10/2013

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENF operated an additional Dubai – Delhi rotation this morning as EK2512/EK2513.

Emirates B777-200LR A6-EWE Operates Jeddah Extra.

27/10/2013

Emirates Boeing 777-21HLR A6-EWE operated an additional Dubai – Jeddah rotation this evening as EK2813/EK2814.

Emirates A330-200 A6-EAR Operates EK386 Inaugural.

27/10/2013

Emirates added an additional Dubai – Hong Kong rotation today with A330-200 A6-EAR operating the inaugural EK386/EK387 rotation.

Emirates B777-200ER A6-EML Operates EK370 Inaugural.

27/10/2013

Emirates added a further Dubai – Bangkok rotation from today with Boeing 777-21HER A6-EML operating the inaugural EK370/EK371.

A380 A6-EDK Operates First A380 EK372.

27/10/2013

The EK372/EK373 Dubai – Bangkok rotation switched from Boeing 777-300ER to A380 operation today. Today’s first Boeing A380 service was operated by A6-EDK. Yesterday’s final Boeing 777-300ER rotation was operated by A6-ECA.

Emirates B777-300 A6-EMS Operates First B777 EK101 Service.

27/10/2013

The EK101/EK102 Dubai – Milan Malpensa rotation switched from A330-200 to Boeing 777-300 operation today. Today’s first Boeing 777-300 service was operated by Boeing 777-31H A6-EMS. Yesterday’s final A330-200 rotation was operated by A6-EKS.

Emirates A340-300 A6-ERN Operates Inaugural EK795 Circuit.

27/10/2013

Emirates introduced a Dubai – Conackry – Dakar – Dubai circuit flight today operating throughout at EK795. Today’s inaugural flight was operated by A340-300 A6-ERN.

Emirates A330-200 A6-EKX Operates Medinah Extra.

27/10/2013

Emirates A330-200 A6-EKX operated an additional Dubai – Medina rotation this morning as EK2713/EK2714.

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

26/10/2013

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGH operated an additional Doha – Jeddah rotation this evening as EK2809/EK2810.

Emirates A380 A6-EDR Kuwait Rescue Mission.

26/10/2013

Following the planned diversion of sister A6-EEG to Kuwait, buy Emirates A380 A6-EDR positioned Dubai – Kuwait as EK3001 this afternoon in order to complete yesterday’s EK202 New York JFK – Dubai flying Kuwait – Dubai as EK202. The changeover of passengers between the two aircraft was achieved in under an hour.

Emirates A380 A6-EEG EK202 Kuwait Technical Diversion.

26/10/2013

Emirates A380 A6-EEG operating EK202 New York JFK – Dubai (depart New York JFK 25th October) diverted to Kuwait this afternoon due to crew needing to shut down the #4 engine whilst over the Atlantic. The decision was taken to continue to Kuwait on three engines in order to rendezvous with another aircraft sent from Dubai. The increased fuel consumption due to the increased drag of the non operating engine meant the aircraft did not have the range to reach Dubai.

Emirates A330-200 A6-EAM Operates Medinah Extra.

26/10/2013

Emirates A330-200 A6-EAM operated an additional Dubai – Medina rotation this morning as EK2711/EK2712.