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Monthly Archives: March 2016

Emirates A340-500 A6-ERE Finally Withdrawn.

31/03/2016

After several life extensions Emirates A340-500 A6-ERE was finally withdrawn from service at Dubai this afternoon after arriving as EK641 from Kabul and entered the Dubai maintenance facility. This brings to an end Emirates A340-500 service.

Emirates Announce 4th Daily London Gatwick Service.

31/03/2016

Emirates today announced a fourth daily Dubai – London Gatwick service to commence on 1st October. The Three Class Boeing 777-300ER service will operate to the following schedule:

EK23 Dubai 0950 – London Gatwick 1430
EK24 London Gatwick 1650 Dubai 0240+1.

Emirates A330-200 A6-EAF Operates Riyadh Extra.

31/03/2016

Emirates A330-200 A6-EAF operated an additional Dubai – Riyadh rotation late this morning as EK3815/EK3816.

Emirares B777-300 A6-EMN Operates Medina Extra.

31/03/2016

Emirates Boeing 777-31H A6-EMN operated an additional Dubai – Medina rotation in the early hours of this morning as EK2807/EK2808.

31/03/16 Emirates Flight Cancellations.

31/03/2016

The following Emirates flights did not operate today:

EK183 Dubai – Brussels
EK184 Brussels – Dubai.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EBZ Operates Cebu & Clark Inaugural.

30/03/2016

Emirates commenced a new Dubai – Cebu – Clark – Dubai circuit today with Boeing 777-31HER A6-EBZ operating the inaugural EK338. This is the airline’s first service to Cebu and represents a return to Clark which was briefly served directly in 2013/2014.

30/03/16 Emirates Flight Cancellations.

30/03/2016

The following Emirates flights did not operate today:

EK183 Dubai – Brussels
EK184 Brussels – Dubai.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EGY EK107 Athens Diversion.

29/03/2016

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EGY operating EK107 Dubai – Larnaca – Athens routed Dubai – Athens direct this morning when Larnaca was closed to traffic after a hijacked Egyptair flight landed there.

29/03/16 Emirates Flight Cancellations.

29/03/2016

The following Emirates flights did not operate today:

EK107 Larnaca – Athens
EK183 Dubai – Brussels
EK184 Brussels – Dubai.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ECL Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

28/03/2016

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ECL, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 16th March, returned to service this morning operating EK855 Dubai – Kuwait.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EBF Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

28/03/2016

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EBF, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 22nd March, returned to service this morning operating EK620 Dubai – Sialkot.

Emirates A380 A6-EEE Returns from Shanghai.

28/03/2016

Following the technical issue it encountered on 26th March, Emirates A380 A6-EEE departed Shanghai Pudong in the early hours of this morning operating the delayed EK303 Shanghai Pudong – Dubai of 26th March as EK8303.

Emirates B777-300 A6-EMN Operates Medina Extra.

28/03/2016

Emirates Boeing 777-31H A6-EMN operated an additional Dubai – Medina rotation in the early hours of this morning as EK2807/EK2808.

28/03/16 Emirates Flight Cancellations.

28/03/2016

The following Emirates flights did not operate today:

EK183 Dubai – Brussels
EK184 Brussels – Dubai.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ECM Enters Dubai Maintenance.

27/03/2016

Emirates Boeing 777-36NER A6-ECM entered the Dubai maintenance facility this evening after arriving as EK872 from Kuwait.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENX Operates EK31/EK32 Heathrow Inaugural.

27/03/2016

Emirates commenced a sixth daily Dubai – London Heathrow rotation today with Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENX operating the inaugural EK31/EK32 rotation.

Emirates A380 A6-EOW Enters Service.

27/03/2016

Emirates A380 A6-EOW entered service this morning operating EK55 Dubai – Dusseldorf.

Emirates A380 A6-EOR Operates Birmingham A380 Inaugural.

27/03/2016

Emirates switched operation of the EK39/EK40 Dubai – Birmingham rotation from B777-300ER to A380 equipment today with A6-EOR operating the inaugural A380 rotation.

27/03/16 Emirates Flight Cancellations.

27/03/2016

The following Emirates flights did not operate today:

EK183 Dubai – Brussels
EK184 Brussels – Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EEE Shanghai Pudong Technical Issue.

26/03/2016

Emirates A380 A6-EEE arrived into Shanghai Pudong as EK302 from Dubai this evening, / however the return EK303 did not operate due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

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

26/03/2016

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

Emirates A380 A6-EOP EK19 London Heathrow Diversion.

26/03/2016

Emirates A380 A6-EOP operating EK19 Dubai – Manchester diverted via London Heathrow this evening after going around three times at Manchester when the Flight Management System repeatedly warned that Manchester’s runways were too short to attempt to land on. Due to the delay caused by the diversion the return EK20 operated after midnight as EK20D. This was the first appearance of a Two Class A380 at London Heathrow.

26/03/16 Emirates Flight Cancellations.

26/03/2016

The following Emirates flights did not operate today:

EK183 Dubai – Brussels
EK184 Brussels – Dubai.

Emirates A380 A6-EOW Delivered.

25/03/2016

Emirates A380 A6-EOW was delivered Finkenwerder – Dubai this evening as EK7380. This brings the Emirates A380 fleet up to 75 aircraft. The aircraft is in 14F/76J/429Y configuration.

Emirates B777-300ER A6-ENI Operates Geneva Rotation.

25/03/2016

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-ENI operated an additional Dubai – Geneva rotation this morning as EK2559/EK2560.

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

25/03/2016

Emirates Boeing 777-31HER A6-EBX operated an additional Dubai – Mauritius rotation this morning as EK2605/EK2606.