Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETR Returns from Adelaide.

Following its diversion on 14th October, Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETR positioned Adelaide – Abu Dhabi this morning as EY451A and immediately entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETR EY450 Adelaide Diversion.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETR operating EY450 Abu Dhabi – Sydney (depart Abu Dhabi 13th October) diverted to Adelaide for a safe landing this morning due to a cargo fire indication. The remainder of the flight and EY451 Sydney – Abu Dhabi were...

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETJ Muscat Rescue Mission.

Following the earlier A330-200 technical diversion to Muscat, Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETJ positioned Abu Dhabi – Muscat late tonight as EY2388 in order to continue the diverted EY434 Abu Dhabi – Manila, routing Muscat – Manila and using EY434 as...

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETE Operates Medina Extras.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETE operated an additional Abu Dhabi – Medina rotation in the early hours of this morning as EY8031/EY8032 followed by a second extra Abu Dhabi – Medina rotation early this afternoon as EY8033/EY8034.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETS EY462 Perth Diversion.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETS operating EY462 Abu Dhabi – Melbourne diverted via Perth this evening for extra fuel to tanker to Melbourne due to temporary fuel shortages there.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETL EY462 Perth Diversion.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETL operating EY462 Abu Dhabi – Melbourne diverted via Perth this evening. It is not clear whether this was due to a medical issue or to tanker extra fuel to Melbourne due to the fuel supply issues there.

Etihad Leased Jet Airways B777-300ER A6-JAE Abu Dhabi Test Flight.

Etihad leased Jet Airways Boeing 777-35RER A6-JAE operated an Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi circuit as EY9010 this afternoon after arriving as EY38 from Paris CDG. The aircraft then entered the Abu Dhabi maintenance facility and is expected to be prepared for a return...

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETL Returns from Abu Dhabi.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETL, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 27th September after ingesting parts of a blown tyre into the #1 engine, returned to service in the early hours of this morning operating EY315 Abu Dhabi – Riyadh.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETL Abu Dhabi Test Flight.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETL, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 27th September after ingesting parts of a blown tyre into the #1 engine, undertook an Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi test flight as EY9101 early this afternoon.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETO Takes Over EY450.

Following the earlier technical return of EY450 Abu Dhabi – Sydney to Abu Dhabi, the service was eventually operated this evening by Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETO.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETL EY450 Abu Dhabi Technical Return.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETL operating EY450 Abu Dhabi – Sydney stopped the climb at 4,000 ft due to an issue with the #1 engine, ingested parts from a burst tyre, and returned immediately to Abu Dhabi without burning off fuel for a safe landing. The aircraft...

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETD Bahrain Rescue Mission.

Following the earlier technical diversion of EY15 Abu Dhabi – Manchester to Bahrain, Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETD positioned Abu Dhabi – Bahrain as EY9018 this morning to continue the diverted flight, routing Bahrain – Manchester still as...

Etihad Leased B777-300ER A6-JAB Positioning Flight.

Etihad leased Jet Airways Boeing 777-35RER A6-JAD operated EY85 Abu Dhabi – Rome Fiumicino this morning then positioned back to Abu Dhabi as EY8002. On arrival at Abu Dhabi the aircraft performed an Abu Dhabi – Abu Dhabi circuit as EY9010.

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

Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETB, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 26th October, returned to service this in the early hours of this morning as EY313 Abu Dhabi – Jeddah. We understand the aircraft has been repainted into Facets of Abu Dhabi livery but...

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETA Operates Jeddah Extras.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETA operated an additional Abu Dhabi – Jeddah rotation in the early hours of this morning as EY8023/EY8024 and a further additional rotation this afternoon as EY8025/EY8026.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETN Returns from Paris CDG.

Following  the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETN departed Paris CDG this morning operating yesterday’s delayed EY32 Paris CDG – Abu Dhabi as EY32A.

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

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETA, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since 15th August, returned to service this morning operating EY21 Abu Dhabi – Manchester. The aircraft has been repainted into Facets of Abu Dhabi livery and is the first Boeing...

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETP EY402 Abu Dhabi Return.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETP operating EY402 Abu Dhabi – Bangkok stopped the climb at 23,000 ft this evening and returned to Abu Dhabi. The aircraft was able to operate the flight later as EY402A.

Etihad Announce New York JFK A380 Upgauge.

Etihad today announced that it will upgauge the EY103/EY103 Abu Dhabi – New York JFK rotation from Boeing 777-300ER to A380 operation from 1st December 2015.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETJ Continues from Toronto.

Following its weather diversion yesterday Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETJ continued yesterday’s diverted EY151 Abu Dhabi – Chicago this evening routing Toronto – Chicago. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed EY150 Chicago – Abu...

Etihad Rome Upguage.

Etihad today announced that it will increase capacity on the EY83/EY84 Abu Dhabi – Rome Fiumicino rotation from March 29th 2015 by switching from A330-200 to Two Class Boeing 777-300ER operation.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETE EY431 Dubai World Central Diversion.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETE operating EY431 Phuket – Abu Dhabi (depart Phuket 2nd January), diverted to Dubai World Central this morning due to weather at Abu Dhabi. The aircraft was able to continue Dubai World Central – Abu Dhabi later as...

Etihad Announce Second Daily Melbourne Service.

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 B777-300ER A6-ETE Operates Dubai and Riyadh Charter.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETE operated a charter this morning routing Abu Dhabi – Dubai as EY8001 and Dubai – Riyadh as EY8002. The aircraft returned late at night as EY8003 Riyadh – Dubai and, after midnight, EY8004 Dubai – Abu Dhabi.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETA EY471 Mumbai Diversion.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETA operating EY471 Jakarta – Abu Dhabi diverted to Mumbai early this morning, continuing Mumbai – Abu Dhabi as EY471D. The diversion appears to have been medical.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETO EY454 Melbourne Diversion.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETO operating EY454 Abu Dhabi – Sydney (depart Abu Dhabi 12th October), diverted to Melbourne this evening due to weather at Sydney. The aircraft then continued Melbourne – Sydney as EY454D. However the delay meant EY455 Sydney...

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETC Operates Jeddah Extras.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETC operated an additional Abu Dhabi – Jeddah rotation early this morning as EY8027/EY8028 and a further extra rotation this afternoon as EY8029/EY8030.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETS Enters Service.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETS entered service this evening operating EY454 Abu Dhabi – Sydney. The aircraft is confirmed as being in 8F/40J/280Y.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETS Delivered.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETS was delivered Paine Field – Abu Dhabi today as EY9070. This brings the Etihad B777-300ER fleet up to nineteen aircraft.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETG EY21 Istanbul Diversion.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETG operating EY21 Abu Dhabi – Manchester diverted to Istanbul this morning, continuing Istanbul – Manchester as EY21D. The diversion appears to have medical.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETS First Flight.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETS made its first flight from Paine Field today as BOE267 and positioned Paine Field – Portland for painting.

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

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETR, which has been under maintenance at Abu Dhabi since being forced to return there due to a technical issue on 10th August, returned to service early this afternoon operating EY317 Abu Dhabi – Riyadh.

Etihad Announce San Francisco Service.

Etihad today announced a daily Abu Dhabi – San Francisco service to commence on 18th November. The daily service will be operated by Three Class Jet Airways Boeing 777-300ERs to the following schedule: EY183 Abu Dhabi 0215 – San Francisco 0630 EY184 San...

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETF Returns from Bangkok.

Following the technical issue it encountered on the evening of 6th May, Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETF returned to service this morning operating today’s scheduled EY407 Bangkok – Abu Dhabi.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETQ Bangkok Flight Switch.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETQ arrived into Bangkok as EY404 from Abu Dhabi this evening, then turned around to operate this morning’s delayed EY407 Bangkok – Abu Dhabi as EY407A.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETH EY471 Al Ain Diversion.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETH operating EY471 Jakarta – Abu Dhabi diverted to Al Ain this morning due to poor visibility at Abu Dhabi. The aircraft continued Al Ain – Abu Dhabi as EY471D after refuelling.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETR EY461 Al Ain Diversion.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETR operating EY461 Melbourne – Abu Dhabi (depart Melbourne 26th April) diverted to Al Ain this morning due to poor visibility at Abu Dhabi. The aircraft continued Al Ain – Abu Dhabi as EY461D after refuelling.

Boeing 777-300ER A6-JAB Enters Service.

Boeing 777-35RER A6-JAB entered service today operating the EY371/EY378 Abu Dhabi – Bahrain rotation. The aircraft in on lease from Jet Airways and has previously flown with Jet Airways, Turkish Airlines and Thai Airways International. The aircraft will...

Boeing 777-300ER A6-JAA Enters Service.

Boeing 777-35RER A6-JAA entered service today operating the EY371/EY378 Abu Dhabi – Bahrain rotation. The aircraft in on lease from Jet Airways and has previously flown with Jet Airways, Turkish Airlines and Thai Airways International. The aircraft will...

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETM EY461 Jakarta Diversion.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETM operating EY461 Melbourne – Abu Dhabi (depart Melbourne 17th February) diverted via Jakarta in the early hours of this morning due to smoke coming from two toilets. Further smoke was seen on the Jakarta – Abu Dhabi sector and...

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETI Continues Manchester – Dublin.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETI operated EY21 Abu Dhabi – Manchester this morning then continued Manchester – Dublin as EY8021. The aircraft then operated Dublin – Manchester as EY8022 before continuing with the scheduled EY22 Manchester – Abu...

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETR Delivered.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETR was delivered Paine Field – Abu Dhabi today as EY9060. This brings the Etihad B777-300ER fleet up to eighteen aircraft.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETK Returns from Sydney.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETK departed Sydney this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed EY455 Sydney – Abu Dhabi as EY455A.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETK Sydney Technical Issue.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETK arrived into Sydney this morning as EY454 from Abu Dhabi (depart Abu Dhabi 14th November), however the return EY455 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETJ Operates Jeddah Extras.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETJ operated an  additional Abu Dhabi – Jeddah rotation this morning as EY8279/EY8280 followed by a second rotation during the evening as EY8280/EY8281.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETQ Enters Service.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETQ entered service this morning operating EY1 Abu Dhabi – Frankfurt. The aircraft is confirmed as being in 40J/340Y configuration.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETG Continues from Kuwait.

Following its diversion to Kuwait due to a loss of cabin pressure yesterday, Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETG continued the diverted EY150 Chicago – Abu Dhabi of 22nd July early this morning routing Kuwait – Abu Dhabi as EY150A.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETG EY150 Kuwait Diversion.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETG operating EY150 Chicago – Abu Dhabi (depart Chicago 22nd July) initiated an emergency descent with oxygen masks deployed when it suffered a loss of cabin pressure over Iraq. The aircraft diverted to Kuwait for a safe...

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETP Delivered.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETP was delivered Paine Field – Abu Dhabi late tonight as EY9056. The aircraft is in Etihad livery and a new 40J/340Y configuration.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETH Returns from Toronto.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 30th May, Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETH departed Toronto this morning operating the delayed EY140 Toronto – Abu Dhabi of 3oth May using callsign EY140A.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETO Enters Service.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETO entered service today operating EY311 Abu Dhabi – Jeddah. The aircraft is confirmed as being in 8F/40J/280Y configuration.

Etihad B777-3FXER A6-ETN Enters Service.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETN entered service this evening operating EY454 Abu Dhabi  – Sydney. The aircraft is confirmed as being in 8F/40J/282Y configuration.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETN Delivered.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETN commenced its delivery flight from Paine Field this afternoon routing Paine Field – Abu Dhabi as EY9051.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETK EY20 Sharjah Diversion.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETK operating EY20 London Heathrow – Abu Dhabi (depart London Heathrow 11th February) diverted to Sharjah in the early hours of this morning. The aircraft was later able to continue Sharjah – Abu Dhabi as EY20A.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETB EY151 Indianapolis Diversion.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETB operating EY151 Abu Dhabi – Chicago diverted to Indianapolis this evening due to long hold times at Chicago. The aircraft later continued Indianapolis – Chicago as EY151A. As a result today’s EY150 Chicago – Abu...

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETM Enters Service.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETM entered service today operating EY11 Abu Dhabi – London Heathrow. The aircraft is confirmed as being in 8F/40J/282Y configuration.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETB EY241 Karachi Diversion.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETB operating EY241 Abu Dhabi – Lahore (depart Abu Dhabi 19th January) diverted to Karachi this morning. The aircraft then continued Karachi – Lahore as EY241B and returned Lahore – Abu Dhabi as EY242B.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETI EY403 Phuket Rescue Mission.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETI operated EY403 as Bangkok – Phuket – Abu Dhabi today rather than the usual direct Bangkok – Abu Dhabi routing. The detour was to collect passengers delayed by the return of Air Berlin A330-200 D-ABXA to Phuket yesterday...

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETL Delivered.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETL departed Paine Field on delivery to Abu Dhabi today as EY9048. This is the second three class Boeing 777-300ER in the fleet and brings the total fleet up to 12 aircraft.

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETB Operates Delayed EY411.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETB operated yesterday’s delayed EY411  Kuala Lumpur – Abu Dhabi this morning as EY411A. The aircraft appears to have positioned Jakarta – Kuala Lumpur in order to operate the flight.

Three Class B777-300ERs to Sydney.

From 31st January 2013 Etihad will introduce Three Class Boeing 777-300ERs on the daily EY454/EY455 Abu Dhabi – Sydney rotation. Airbus A340-600s will continue to operate the four times weekly EY450/EY451 service.

B777-300ER A6-ETF EY151 Rejected Take Off.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETF operating EY151 Abu Dhabi – Chicago rejected take off due to an engine failure. The aircraft returned to the stand and was replaced by sister A6-ETE which arrived into Abu Dhabi as EY403 from Bangkok and operated the service with a...

Etihad B777-300ER A6-ETJ EY141 Montreal Diversion.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETJ operating EY141 Abu Dhabi – Toronto diverted to Montreal this afternoon due to weather at Toronto. The aircraft was able to continue Montreal – Toronto as EY141A later.

B777-300ER A6-ETK Delivered.

Etihad Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETK departed Paine Field on delivery today routing direct to Abu Dhabi as EY9045. This brings the Etihad Boeing 777-300ER fleet up to 11 aircraft.

Virgin Australia Boeing 777-300ER VH-VPE Operates for Etihad.

Virgin Australia Boeing 777-3GZER VH-VPE operated EY418 Abu Dhabi – Kuala Lumpur this morning on a wet-lease arrangement between turns on the VA29/VA30 Sydney – Abu Dhabi service. This arrangement will now operate each Sunday.

A6-ETJ Enters Service.

Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETJ entered service today operating EY408 Abu Dhabi – Bangkok.

A6-ETJ Delivered.

Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETJ was delivered Paine Field – Abu Dhabi today as EY9043.

Bangkok Service Increase.

Commencing 25th March 2012 Etihad will launch a third daily flight on the Abu Dhabi – Bangkok route with the following new schedule: EY404 Abu Dhabi 1025 – Bangkok 1950 EY403 Bangkok 0835 – Abu Dhabi 1155. Flights will be operated by Boeing...

A6-EYE Takes Out Abu Dhabi Runway Lights, Cancellations & Diversions.

Airbus A330-200 A6-EYE lining up to operate EY45 Abu Dhabi – Dublin in low visibility lined up with the runway edge lights rather than the centreline. On commencement of the take off roll the nose wheel punctured and took out several of the lights. As a result...

A6-ETJ First Flight.

Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETJ made its first test flight from Paine Field today as BOE093.

A6-ETI Enters Service.

Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETI entered service today operating EY408 Abu Dhabi – Bangkok.

A6-ETI Delivered.

Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETI departed Paine Field on Delivery to Abu Dhabi today using callsign EY9042.

A6-ETI First Flight.

Boeing 777-3FXER A6-ETI made its first flight from Paine Field today as BOE092.
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