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Monthly Archives: December 2014

Etihad A321 A6-AEC EY316 Dubai World Central Diversion.

29/12/2014

Etihad A321 A6-AEC operating EY316 Riyadh – Abu Dhabi diverted to Dubai World Central this morning due to weather at Abu Dhabi. The aircraft later continued Dubai World Central – Abu Dhabi as EY316A.

Etihad A320 A6-EIU EY534 Al Ain Diversion.

29/12/2014

Etihad A320 A6-EIU operating EY534 Beirut – Abu Dhabi diverted to Al Ain this morning due to weather at Abu Dhabi. The aircraft later continued Al Ain – Abu Dhabi as EY534D.

Etihad A320 A6-EIO EY287 Dubai World Central Diversion.

29/12/2014

Etihad A320 A6-EIO operating EY287 Bangalore – Abu Dhabi diverted to Dubai World Central this morning due to weather at Abu Dhabi. The aircraft later continued Dubai World Central – Abu Dhabi as EY287A.

Etihad A320 A6-EIF Dubai World Central Training Flight.

27/12/2014

Etihad A320 A6-EIF operated an Abu Dhabi – Dubai World Central rotation for training purposes this morning as EY9101/EY9102.

Etihad A380 A6-APA Enters Service.

27/12/2014

Etihad A380 A6-APA entered service this morning operating EY11 Abu Dhabi – London Heathrow.

Etihad A380 A6-APA Abu Dhabi Training Flights.

23/12/2014

Etihad A380 A6-APA operated Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi training flights this afternoon as EY9381 and EY9382.

Etihad A320 A6-EIN Operates Medinah Extra.

22/12/2014

Etihad A320 A6-EIN operated an additional Abu Dhabi – Medinah rotation this morning as EY2345/EY2346.

Etihad Announce Second Daily Melbourne Service.

22/12/2014

Etihad today announced a second daily Abu Dhabi – Melbourne Boeing 777-300ER rotation to commence on 1st August 2015. Schedules are as follows:

EY462 Abu Dhabi 1030 – Melbourne 0605+1
EY463 Melbourne 1515 – Abu Dhabi 2320.

Etihad A320 A6-EIT Operates Jeddah Extra.

21/12/2014

Etihad A320 A6-EIT operated an additional Abu Dhabi – Jeddah rotation in the early hours of this morning as EY1313/EY1314.

Etihad A321 A6-AED Operates Lahore Extra.

20/12/2014

Etihad A321 A6-AED operated an additional Abu Dhabi – Lahore rotation late this morning as EY2243/EY2244.

Etihad A320 A6-EIK Ras Al Khaimah Training Mission.

19/12/2014

Etihad A320 A6-EIK operated an Abu Dhabi – Ras Al Khaimah training rotation this morning as EY9990/EY9991.

Etihad A380 A6-APA Abu Dhabi Training Flights.

19/12/2014

Etihad A380 A6-APA operated seven Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi training circuits this morning all using callsign EY9389.

Etihad A321 A6-AED Enters Service.

19/12/2014

Etihad A321 A6-AED entered service this morning operating EY393 Abu Dhabi – Doha. This was the first passenger service to be operated by an aircraft in “Facets of Abu Dhabi” livery.

Etihad B787-9 A6-BLA Returns to Paine Field.

19/12/2014

Etihad Boeing 787-9 A6-BLA, wearing test registration N1009N, positioned Abu Dhabi – Paine Field today as BOE787.

Air Seychelles A330-200 A6-EYZ Takes Over EY241.

18/12/2014

Following the return to last night’s EY241 Abu Dhabi – Lahore to Abu Dhabi, the flight was subsequently operated this morning by Air Seychelles A330-200 A6-EYZ as EY241B, then operated the delayed EY242 Lahore – Abu Dhabi as EY242B.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYR EY241 Karachi Diversion.

17/12/2014

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYR operating EY241 Abu Dhabi – Lahore diverted to Karachi late tonight. The aircraft then returned to Abu Dhabi as EY241A.

Etihad A320 A6-EIA Returns from Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

17/12/2014

Etihad A320 A6-EIA, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 15th November, returned to service this morning operating EY379 Abu Dhabi – Bahrain.

Etihad A380 A6-APA Delivered.

16/12/2014

Etihad A380 A6-APA was delivered Finkenwerder – Abu Dhabi as EY9380 this evening. The aircraft is the first A380 delivered to the airline and is in 2P/9F/70J/415Y configuration and Facets of Abu Dhabi livery.

Etihad B787-9 A6-BLA Positions for Abu Dhabi Media Event.

15/12/2014

Etihad Boeing 787-9 A6-BLA, wearing test registration N1009N,  positioned Paine Field – Abu Dhabi as BOE787 this evening to take part in a media event.

Etihad A321 A6-AED Delivered.

11/12/2014

Etihad A321 A6-AED was delivered Finkenwerder – Abu Dhabi as EY9071 this evening. The aircraft is in 16J/162Y configuration and is the first aircraft to be delivered on the “Facets of Abu Dhabi” livery. This brings the Etihad A321 fleet up to four aircraft.

Etihad A321 A7-AEB Thiruvananthapuram and Muscat Diversions.

11/12/2014

Etihad A321 A6-AEB operating EY280 Abu Dhabi – Kochi (depart Abu Dhabi 10th December) diverted to Thiruvananthapuram this morning due to weather at Kochi. The aircraft continued Thiruvananthapuram – Kochi as EY280D. The return Kochi – Abu Dhabi then operated as EY281C but diverted to Muscat, continuing Muscat – Abu Dhabi as EY281D.

Etihad B787-9 A6-BLA First Flight.

08/12/2014

Etihad Boeing 787-9 A6-BLA made its first flight from Paine Field today as BOE077.

Etihad A340-600 A6-EHE Returns from Sydney.

08/12/2014

Following its overnight delay Etihad A340-600 A6-EHE departed Sydney this evening operating yesterday’s delayed EY451 Sydney – Abu Dhabi as EY451A.

08/12/14 Etihad Flight Cancellations.

08/12/2014

The following Etihad flights did not operate today:

EY55 Abu Dhabi – Brussels
EY56 Brussels – Abu Dhabi.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYT Returns from Male.

07/12/2014

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Etihad A330-200 A6-EYT positioned Male – Abu Dhabi late tonight as EY279A.

Etihad A340-600 A6-EHE Overnight Sydney Delay.

07/12/2014

Etihad A340-600 A6-EHE arrived into Sydney this morning as EY450 from Abu Dhabi (depart Abu Dhabi 6th December), however the return EY451 has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical issue or the bad weather at Sydney today.

Etihad A320 A6-EIL Male Rescue Mission.

07/12/2014

Following the earlier A330-200 hydraulic issue at Male, Etihad A320 A6-EIL operated an additional Abu Dhabi – Male rotation in the early hours of this morning as EY2278/EY2279.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYT Male Hydraulic Issue.

06/12/2014

Etihad A330-200 A330-200 A6-EYT operating EY278 Abu Dhabi – Male was on approach to Male when crew reported a hydraulic issue. The aircraft made a safe landing and stopped in the turnaround area at the runway end where passengers were disembarked and transferred to the terminal by bus.

Etihad A330-300 A6-AFB Returns from Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

04/12/2014

Etihad A330-300 A6-EFB, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 25th November, returned to service this afternoon operating EY224 Abu Dhabi – Mumbai.

Etihad B777-200LR A6-LRE Operates Dallas-Fort Worth Inaugural.

03/12/2014

Etihad commenced service on the Abu Dhabi – Dallas-Fort Worth route today with Boeing 777-237LR A6-LRE operating the inaugural EY161/EY160 rotation.

Etihad A340-600 A6-EHK Enters Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

01/12/2014

Etihad A340-600 A6-EHK entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility this evening after arriving as EY190 from Sao Paulo.




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