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Monthly Archives: January 2017

Etihad A320 A6-EIC Returns from Bangalore.

31/01/2017

Following its overnight delay, Etihad A320 A6-EIC departed Bangalore this morning operating yesterday’s delayed EY237 Bangalore – Abu Dhabi as EY237A.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYK Manila Delay.

30/01/2017

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYK operated EY435 Manila – Abu Dhabi with an eighteen hour delay late tonight as EY435A.

Etihad A320 A6-EIC Overnight Bangalore Delay.

30/01/2017

Etihad A320 A6-EIC operated EY236 Abu Dhabi – Bangalore this afternoon, however the return EY237 has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical or a crew issue.

Etihad A320 A6-EII Ras Al Khaimah Training Mission.

30/01/2017

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

Etihad A330-300 A6-AFF Enters Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

29/01/2017

Etihad A330-300 A6-AFF entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility early this morning after arriving as EY52 from Geneva.

Etihad B777-200LR A6-LRA Returns from Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

29/01/2017

Etihad Boeing 777-237LR A6-LRA, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 22nd January, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EY379 Abu Dhabi – Bahrain.

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

29/01/2017

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYO, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 13th January, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EY1 Abu Dhabi – Frankfurt.

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

28/01/2017

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYM entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility this morning after arriving as EY418 from Kuala Lumpur.

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

27/01/2017

Etihad A340-500 A6-EHC, which has been in storage at Al Ain since 5th November 2016, positioned Al Ain – Abu Dhabi early this evening as EY9011.

Etihad A320 A6-EIZ Ras al Khaimah Training Mission.

27/01/2017

Etihad A320 A6-EIZ positioned Abu Dhabi – Ras Al Khaimah late this morning as EY9001 in order to operate training circuits. The aircraft then positioned back to Abu Dhabi as EY9003.

Withdrawn Etihad A340-500 A6-EHB Positions to Al Ain Storage.

26/01/2017

Withdrawn Etihad A340-500 A6-EHB positioned Abu Dhabi – Al Ain for storage early this afternoon as EY9010.

Etihad A340-500 A6-EHD Returns from Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

26/01/2017

Etihad A340-500 A6-EHD, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 23rd December 2016, returned to service this morning operating EY37 Abu Dhabi – Paris CDG.

Etihad B787-9 A6-BLK Enters Service.

23/01/2017

Etihad Boeing 787-9 A6-BLK entered service this morning operating EY21 Abu Dhabi – Manchester.

Etihad A320 A6-EIZ Ras Al Khaimah Training Mission.

23/01/2017

Etihad A320 A6-EIZ positioned Abu Dhabi – Ras Al Khaimah this morning as EY9001 in order to operate training circuits as EY9002. The aircraft then positioned back to Abu Dhabi as EY9003.

Etihad B777-200LR A6-LRA Enters Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

22/01/2017

Etihad Boeing 777-237LR A6-LRA entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility this evening after arriving as EY182 from San Francisco.

Etihad A320 A6-EIH Returns from Lahore.

21/01/2017

Following the technical issue it encountered on 18th January, Etihad A320 A6-EIH positioned Lahore – Abu Dhabi this evening as EY242A.

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

21/01/2017

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYI, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 20th December 2016, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EY1 Abu Dhabi – Frankfurt.

Etihad B787-9 A6-BLK Delivered.

20/01/2017

Etihad Boeing 787-9 A6-BLK was delivered Paine Field – Abu Dhabi this afternoon as EY9010. The aircraft is the eleventh Boeing 787-9 for the airline. It is in 28J/271Y configuration and wears Facets of Abu Dhabi livery.

Etihad A321 A6-AED Operates Delayed Islamabad Service.

20/01/2017

Etihad A321 A6-AED operated last night’s delayed EY231/EY232 Abu Dhabi – Islamabad rotation this morning as EY231A/EY232A. The flight was delayed due to fog at Islamabad.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYI Abu Dhabi Test Flight.

19/01/2017

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYI, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 20th December 2016, undertook an Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi test flight this afternoon as EY9012.

Etihad A321 A6-AEC EY231 Lahore and Abu Dhabi Diversions.

19/01/2017

Etihad A321 A6-AEC operating EY231 Abu Dhabi – Islamabad (depart Abu Dhabi 18th January) diverted to Lahore this morning due to weather at Islamabad. The aircraft then returned to Abu Dhabi early this morning before setting off again for Islamabad mid morning before operating the delayed EY232 Islamabad – Abu Dhabi as EY232D.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETN EY463 Bangkok Diversion.

18/01/2017

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETN operating EY463 Melbourne – Abu Dhabi diverted via Bangkok this evening.

Etihad A320 A6-EIH Lahore Technical Issue.

18/01/2017

Etihad A320 A6-EIH operated EY241 Abu Dhabi – Lahore this morning, however the return EY242 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETB EY313 Riyadh Diversion.

17/01/2017

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETB operating EY313 Abu Dhabi – Jeddah diverted via Riyadh this morning. The diversion appears to have been medical.

Etihad A320 A6-EIZ Ras Al Khaimah Training Mission.

16/01/2017

Etihad A320 A6-EIZ positioned Abu Dhabi – Ras Al Khaimah late this morning as EY9001 in order to operate training circuits. The aircraft then positioned back to Abu Dhabi as EY9003.

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

13/01/2017

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYS, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 2nd January, returned to service this morning operating EY21 Abu Dhabi – Manchester.

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

13/01/2017

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYO entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility this morning after arriving as EY313 from Kuala Lumpur.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYR Returns from Hong Kong.

13/01/2017

Following its technical return to Hong Kong on 11th January, Etihad A330-200 A6-EYR positioned Hong Kong – Abu Dhabi in the early hours of this morning as EY833A.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYR EY833 Hong Kong Technical Return.

11/01/2017

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYR operating EY833 Hong Kong – Abu Dhabi initially stopped the climb at 6,000 ft this evening due to a technical issue then spent four and a half hours in three different holds at between 4,000 ft and 11,000 ft before returning to Hong Kong for a safe landing. The flight was subsequently cancelled.

Etihad B787-9 A6-BLH EY484 Perth Medical Diversion.

10/01/2017

Etihad Boeing 787-9 A6-BLH operating EY484 Abu Dhabi – Brisbane (depart Abu Dhabi 9th January) diverted via Perth this afternoon due to a medical emergency on board.

Etihad A321 A6-AEI Continues from Ankara.

10/01/2017

Following its double diversion yesterday, Etihad A321 A6-AEI departed Ankara late this morning routing Ankara – Istanbul as EY96A. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EY96 Istanbul – Abu Dhabi as EY96B.

Etihad A321 A6-AEI EY97 Bourgas and Ankara Diversions.

09/01/2017

Etihad A321 A6-AEI operating EY97 Abu Dhabi – Istanbul diverted firstly to Bourgas this afternoon due to long weather based hold times at Istanbul then further diverted to Ankara due to further snowfall at Istanbul.

Etihad A320 A6-EIZ Ras Al Khaimah Training Mission.

09/01/2017

Etihad A320 A6-EIZ positioned Abu Dhabi – Ras Al Khaimah this morning as EY9001 in order to operate training circuits as EY9002. The aircraft then positioned back to Abu Dhabi as EY9003.

Etihad A321 A6-AEE Operates Istanbul Extra.

08/01/2017

Etihad A321 A6-AEE operated an additional Abu Dhabi – Istanbul rotation late this morning as EY1971/EY1962.

07/01/17 Etihad Flight Cancellations.

07/01/2017

The following Etihad flights did not operate today:

EY96 Istanbul – Abu Dhabi
EY97 Abu Dhabi – Istanbul.

Etihad B787-9 A6-BLK First Flight.

06/01/2017

Etihad Boeing 787-9 A6-BLK made its first flight from Paine Field today as BOE102.

Etihad A380 A6-APJ First Flight.

04/01/2017

Etihad A380 A6-APJ made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWAR and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder.

Etihad A320 A6-EIT Returns from Kathmandu.

03/01/2017

Following its overnight delay Etihad A320 A6-EIT departed Kathmandu this morning operating yesterday’s delayed EY291 Kathmandu – Abu Dhabi as EY291D.

Etihad A320 A6-EIT EY290 Delhi Weather Diversion.

02/01/2017

Etihad A320 A6-EIT operating EY290 Abu Dhabi – Kathmandu diverted via Delhi this afternoon due to weather at Kathmandu. Crew did not have sufficient hours to return to Abu Dhabi so the aircraft will overnight at Kathmandu.

Etihad A320 A6-EIY Returns from Seychelles.

02/01/2017

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Etihad A320 A6-EIY departed Seychelles early this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EY621 Seychelles -Abu Dhabi as EY621B.




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