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Monthly Archives: May 2016

Etihad Leased Jet Airways B777-300ER A6-JAA Enters Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

31/05/2016

Etihad’s leased Jet Airways Boeing 777-35RER A6-JAA entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility early this morning after arriving as EY205 from Mumbai.

Etihad B787-9 A6-BLG Enters Service.

30/05/2016

Etihad Boeing 787-9 A6-BLG entered service in the early hours of this morning operating EY23 Abu Dhabi – Dusseldorf.

29/05/16 Etihad Flight Cancellations.

29/05/2016

The following Etihad flights did not operate today:

EY386 Abu Dhabi – Seeb
EY387 Seeb – Abu Dhabi.

Etihad A380 A6-APA Returns from Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

28/05/2016

Etihad A380 A6-APA, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since May 18th, returned to service this morning operating EY11 Abu Dhabi – London Heathrow.

Etihad A320 A6-EIK Enters Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

27/05/2016

Etihad A320 A6-EIK entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility late tonight after arriving as EY265 from Colombo.

Etihad B787-9 A6-BLG Delivered.

26/05/2016

Etihad Boeing 787-9 A6-BLG was delivered Paine Field – Abu Dhabi this morning as EY9006. The aircraft is the seventh Boeing 787-9 for the airline. It is in 28J/271Y configuration and wears Facets of Abu Dhabi livery.

Etihad A320 A6-EIS Enters Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

26/05/2016

Etihad A320 A6-EIS entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility this evening after arriving as EY291 from Kathmandu.

Etihad A320 A6-EIR Abu Dhabi Test Flight.

25/05/2016

Etihad A320 A6-EIR, which has been out of service at Abu Dhabi since 21st May, undertook an Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi test flight this morning as EY9007.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYI Returns from Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

22/05/2016

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYI, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 1st May, returned to service this evening operating EY834 Abu Dhabi – Hong Kong.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYL Enters Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

21/05/2016

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYL entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility this evening after arriving as EY475 from Jakarta.

Etihad A320 A6-EIZ Returns from Milan.

20/05/2016

Etihad A320 A6-EIZ positioned Milan Malpensa – Abu Dhabi this morning as EY8036.

Withdrawn A340-500 A6-EHC Positions to Al Ain.

19/05/2016

Withdrawn Etihad A340-500 A6-EHC positioned Abu Dhabi – Al Ain this morning as EY9008.

Etihad A380 A6-APE Returns from Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

19/05/2016

Etihad A380 A6-APE, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since the early hours of 13th May, returned to service this morning operating EY19 Abu Dhabi – London Heathrow.

Etihad A320 A6-EIZ Operates Italian Sectors.

18/05/2016

Etihad A320 A6-EIZ operated a Rome Fiumcino – Milan Linate rotation this evening as EY8031/EY8032 and then Rome Fiumicino – Milan Malpensa as EY8033. The flights are reported to have been carrying an Alitalia and Etihad management group.

Etihad A380 A6-APA Enters Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

17/05/2016

Etihad A380 A6-APA entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility this evening after arriving as EY203 from Mumbai.

Etihad A320 A6-EIZ Positions to Rome Fiumicino.

16/05/2016

Etihad A320 A6-EIZ positioned Abu Dhabi – Rome Fiumicino this morning as EY8030.

Etihad A380 A6-APH Enters Service.

15/05/2016

Etihad A380 A6-APH entered service this morning operating EY19 Abu Dhabi – London Heathrow.

Etihad A380 A6-APH Delivered.

13/05/2016

Etihad A380 A6-APH was delivered Finkenwerder – Abu Dhabi this morning as EY9005. The aircraft is in 2P/9F/70J/415Y configuration and Facets of Abu Dhabi livery. This brings the Etihad A380 fleet up to eight aircraft.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYJ Returns from Beijing.

12/05/2016

Following its overnight delay Etihad A330-200 A6-EYJ departed Beijing late this evening operating yesterday’s delayed EY889 Beijing – Abu Dhabi sector as EY889A.

Etihad A380 A6-APE Heathrow Technical Delay.

12/05/2016

Etihad A380 A6-APE encountered a twelve hour technical delay at London Heathrow today before operating EY12 London Heathrow – Abu Dhabi and entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility on arrival.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYJ EY889 Tianjin Diversion and Beijing Delay.

11/05/2016

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYJ operating the Nagoya – Beijing sector of EY889 Nagoya – Beijing – Abu Dhabi diverted via Tianjin late tonight due to weather at Beijing. The onward sector to Abu Dhabi has been delayed overnight.

A330-200 A6-EYC Positions to Belgrade.

11/05/2016

Leased Jet Airways A330-200 A6-EYC, which last operated in service on 31st March, positioned Abu Dhabi – Belgrade this afternoon as EY801.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYR EY21 Kuwait Medical Diversion.

09/05/2016

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYR operating EY21 Abu Dhabi – Manchester diverted via Kuwait this morning due to a medical emrrgency on board.

Etihad B787-9 A6-BLG First Flight.

08/05/2016

Etihad Boeing 787-9 A6-BLG made its first flight from Paine Field today as BOE098.

Etihad A320 A6-EIJ Returns from Kolkata.

07/05/2016

Following  the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Etihad A320 A6-EIJ departed Kolkata this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EY255 Kolkata – Abu Dhabi as EY255A.

Etihad A320 A6-EIJ Kolkata Technical Issue.

06/05/2016

Etihad A320 A6-EIJ operated EY256 Abu Dhabi – Kolkata this afternoon, however the return EY255 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYN Returns from Jakarta.

06/05/2016

Following the turbulence damage sustained on 4th May, Etihad A330-200 A6-EYN positioned Jakarta – Abu Dhabi this afternoon as EY475A.

Etihad A380 A6-APE Returns from London Heathrow.

06/05/2016

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Etihad A380 A6-APE positioned London Heathrow – Abu Dhabi this morning as EY12A.

Etihad A380 A6-APA Returns from Sydney.

05/05/2016

Following its overnight delay Etihad A380 A6-APA departed Sydney this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EY455 Sydney – Abu Dhabi as EY455A.

Etihad A380 A6-APE London Heathrow Technical Issue.

05/05/2016

Etihad A380 A6-APE operated EY11 Abu Dhabi – London Heathrow this morning, however the return EY12 was cancelled due to a technical issur with the aircraft.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYN Jakarta Turbulence Damage.

04/05/2016

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYN operating EY474 Abu Dhabi – Jakarta was around 40 minutes from Jakarta when it encountered severe turbulence causing injury to 31 passengers and internal damage to the aircraft. As a result the return EY475 was cancelled.

Etihad A380 A6-APA Overnight Sydney Delay.

04/05/2016

Etihad A380 A6-APA arrived into Sydney as EY454 from Abu Dhabi this evening (depart Abu Dhabi 3rd May, however the return EY455 has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical or a crew issue.

Withdrawn Etihad A340-500 A6-EHC Returns from Al Ain.

03/05/2016

Withdrawn Etihad A340-500 A6-EHC, which has been under maintenance and storage at Al Ain since 20th December 2015, positioned Al Ain – Abu Dhabi this afternoon as EY9008.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETO Returns from Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

02/05/2016

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETO, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 23rd April, returned to service this morning operating EY37 Abu Dhabi – Paris CDG.

Etihad A320 A6-EII Ras Al Khaimah Training Mission.

02/05/2016

Etihad A320 A6-EII positioned Abu Dhabi – Ras al Khaimah as EY9001 this morning in order to operate training circuits. The aircraft later positioned back to Abu Dhabi as EY9003.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYI Enters Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

01/05/2016

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYI entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility this morning after arriving as EY242 from Lahore.

Etihad A380 A6-APB Operates Mumbai A380 Inaugural.

01/05/2016

Etihad switched operation of the EY204/EY203 Abu Dhabi – Mumbai rotation to A380 equipment today with A6-APB operating the inaugural A380 service.

Etihad B787-9 A6-BLF Enters Service Operating Dusseldorf Dreamliner Inaugural.

01/05/2016

Etihad Boeing 787-9 A6-BLF entered service this morning operating EY23 Abu Dhabi – Dusseldorf. This was the inaugural Dreamliner service on this service which was previously served by A330 and A340 equipment.




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