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Monthly Archives: March 2017

Etihad A380 A6-API Enters Service.

28/03/2017

Etihad A380 A6-API entered service this afternoon operating EY203 Abu Dhabi – Mumbai.

Etihad B787-9 A6-BLE Returns from Singapore.

27/03/2017

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Etihad Boeing 787-9 A6-BLE departed Singapore this evening operating yesterday’s delayed EY473 Singapore – Abu Dhabi as EY473A.

Etihad B787-9 A6-BLE Singapore Technical Issue.

26/03/2017

Etihad Boeing 787-9 A6-BLE arrived into Singapore this morning as EY470 from Abu Dhabi (depart Abu Dhabi 25th March), however the return EY473 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYK Operates Dusseldorf EY29 Inaugural.

26/03/2017

Etihad commenced a new second daily Abu Dhabi – Dusseldorf rotation today with A330-200 A6-EYK operating the inaugural EY29/EY30 rotation.

Etihad A380 A6-API Delivered.

25/03/2017

Etihad A380 A6-API 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 nine aircraft.

Etihad A321 A6-AEC EY251 Al Ain Diversion.

25/03/2017

Etihad A321 A6-AEC operating EY251 Kozhikode – Abu Dhabi diverted via Al Ain this morning due to long weather based hold times at Abu Dhabi.

Etihad A330-300 A6-AFF EY4 Muscat Diversion.

25/03/2017

Etihad A330-300 A6-AFF operating EY4 Munich – Abu Dhabi (depart Munich 24th March) diverted via Muscat this morning due to long weather based hold times at Abu Dhabi.

Etihad A330-300 A6-AFD EY211 Al Ain Diversion.

25/03/2017

Etihad A330-300 A6-AFD operating EY211 Delhi – Abu Dhabi diverted via Al Ain this morning due to long weather based hold times at Delhi.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYK EY84 Muscat Diversion.

25/03/2017

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYK operating EY84 Rome Fiumicino – Abu Dhabi (depart Rome Fiumicino 24th March) diverted via Muscat this morning due to long weather based hold times at Abu Dhabi.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYN EY889 Al Ain Diversion.

25/03/2017

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYN operating the Beijing – Abu Dhabi sector of EY889 Nagoya – Beijing – Abu Dhabi (depart Nagoya 24th March) diverted via Al Ain this morning due to long weather based hold times at Abu Dhabi. The complete routing was therefore Nagoya – Beijing – Al Ain – Abu Dhabi.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYS EY56 Al Ain Diversion.

25/03/2017

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYS operating EY56 Brussels – Abu Dhabi (depart Brussels 24th March) diverted via Al Ain this morning due to long weather based hold times at Abu Dhabi.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYS EY78 Al Ain Diversion.

25/03/2017

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYS operating EY78 Amsterdam – Abu Dhabi (depart Amsterdam 24th March) diverted via Al Ain this morning due to long weather based hold times at Abu Dhabi.

Etihad A330-300 A6-AFA EY52 Muscat Diversion.

25/03/2017

Etihad A330-300 A6-AFA operating EY52 Geneva – Abu Dhabi (depart Geneva 24th March) diverted via Muscat this morning due to long weather based hold times at Abu Dhabi.

Etihad A320 A6-EID EY399 Bahrain Diversion.

25/03/2017

Etihad A320 A6-EID operating EY399 Abu Dhabi – Doha diverted via Bahrain early this morning due to long weather based hold times at Doha.

Etihad B787-9 A6-BLG Returns from Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

23/03/2017

Etihad Boeing 787-9 A6-BLG, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 23rd February, returned to service this morning operating EY317 Abu Dhabi – Riyadh.

Etihad A320 A6-EIL Ras Al Khaimah Training Mission.

20/03/2017

Etihad A320 A6-EIL 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 B777-300ER A6-ETA Returns from Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

17/03/2017

Etihad Boeing 777-31HER A6-ETA, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 3rd March, returned to service this morning operating EY404 Abu Dhabi – Bangkok.

Etihad A380 A6-APD EY19 London Gatwick Diversion.

16/03/2017

Etihad A380 A6-APD operating EY19 Abu Dhabi – London Heathrow diverted via London Gatwick for fuel this afternoon due to long hold times at London Heathrow.

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

16/03/2017

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYG entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility early this morning after arriving as EY603 from Johannesburg.

14/03/17 Etihad Flight Cancellations.

14/03/2017

The following Etihad flights did not operate today:

EY102 New York JFK – Abu Dhabi
EY103 Abu Dhabi – New York JFK.

Etihad A321 A6-AEB Returns from Cochin.

13/03/2017

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Etihad A321 A6-AEB departed Cochin this morning operating yesterday’s delayed EY281 Cochin – Abu Dhabi as EY281A.

Etihad A321 A6-AEB Cochin Technical Issue.

12/03/2017

Etihad A321SL A6-AEB arrived into Cochin as EY280 from Abu Dhabi (depart Abu Dhabi 11th March) in the early hours of this morning, however the return EY281 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYI Continues from Singapore.

11/03/2017

Following its diversion yesterday, Etihad A330-200 A6-EYI departed Singapore this evening continuing yesterday’s delayed EY472 Abu Dhabi – Jakarta routing Singapore – Jakarta using EY472 as its callsign. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EY471 Jakarta – Abu Dhabi as EY471A.

Etihad A380 A6-APA Abu Dhabi Test Flight.

10/03/2017

Following its technical return to Abu Dhabi in the early hours of this morning, Etihad A380 A6-APA operated a brief Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi test flight as EY9012 late tonight at a maximum altitude of 3,000 ft.

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYI EY472 Singapore Diversion.

10/03/2017

Etihad A330-200 A6-EYI operating EY472 Abu Dhabi – Jakarta diverted to Singapore late tonight due to weather at Jakarta.

Etihad A380 A6-APG Takes Over EY460.

10/03/2017

Following the technical return of last night’s EY460 Abu Dhabi – Melbourne to Abu Dhabi, the delayed service was operated as EY460A this morning by A380 A6-APG.

Etihad A380 A6-EPA EY460 Abu Dhabi Technical Return.

09/03/2017

Etihad A380 A6-APA operating EY460 Abu Dhabi – Melbourne stopped the climb at 5,000 ft tonight due to a technical issue, then entered a hold to work checklists before climbing to 10,000 ft via two lenghty holds before returning to Abu Dhabi for a safe landing three and a half hours after departure.

Etihad A320 A6-EIF EY290 Delhi Diversion.

07/03/2017

Etihad A320 A6-EIF operating EY290 Abu Dhabi – Kathmandu diverted to Delhi this afternoon due to weather at Kathmandu. The aircraft then returned to Abu Dhabi as EY291A. As a result EY291 Kathmandu – Abu Dhabi was cancelled.

Etihad A320 A6-EIC Ras Al Khaimah Training Mission.

06/03/2017

Etihad A320 A6-EIC 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 Returns from Casablanca.

05/03/2017

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Etihad A330-300 A6-AFF departed Casablanca this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EY612 Casablanca – Abu Dhabi as EY612A.

Etihad A380 A6-APE EY461 Mumbai Medical Diversion.

05/03/2017

Etihad A380 A6-APE operating EY461 Melbourne – Abu Dhabi (depart Melbourne 4th March) diverted via Mumbai this morning due to a medical emergency on board.

Etihad A330-300 A6-AFF Casablanca Technical Issue.

04/03/2017

Etihad A330-300 A6-AFF operated EY613 Abu Dhabi – Casablanca in the early hours of this morning, however the return EY612 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETA Enters Abu Dhabi Maintenance.

03/03/2017

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETA entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility this evening after arriving as EY312 from Jeddah.

Etihad A320 A6-EIS EY292 Dhaka Diversion.

02/03/2017

Etihad A320 A6-EIS operating EY292 Abu Dhabi – Kathmandu diverted via Dhaka this afternoon due to weather at Kathmandu.

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

02/03/2017

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




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