Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALD Returns from Lahore.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A359-941 MSN010, Qatar Airways A7-ALD, departed Lahore in the early hours of this morning operating yesterday’s delayed QR629 Lahore – Doha as QR629D.

Sichuan Airlines A350-900 Zhuhai Jinwan Training Day.

Airbus A350-941 MSN055, Sichuan Airlines B-304V, operated training circuits from Zhuhau Jinwan throughout the day using callsign 3U304V then positioned Zhuhai Jinwan – Chengdu Shuangliu late at night as 3U108.

Air China A350-900 B-1082 Dongsheng Training Day.

Airbus A350-941 MSN231, Air China B-1082, positioned Beijing Capital – Dongsheng early this morning as CA85 in order to operate training circuits. The aircraft positioned back to Beijing Capital late at night as CA86.

Cathay Pacific A350-1000 B-LXE Returns from Amsterdam.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-1041 MSN225, Cathay Pacific B-LXE, departed Amsterdam early this evening operating yesterday’s delayed CX270 Amsterdam – Hong Kong as CX271D.

Delta A350-900 N505DN DL27 Detroit Technical Diversion.

Airbus A350-941 MSN164, Delta N505DN, operating DL27 Atlanta – Seoul Incheon diverted to Detroit early this morning due to a technical issue. The aircraft continued Detroit – Seoul Incheon as DL9927 after eight hours on the ground.

Delta A350-900 N501DN Operates Detroit – Frankfurt Rotation.

Airbus A350-941 MSN115, Delta N501DN, operated the DL86/DL87 Detroit – Frankfurt rotation this evening in place of the usual Boeing 767-300ER. A350-900s will operate this service for the next six days before the service reverts to Boeing 767-300ER equipment.

Delta A350-900 N510DN Positioning Flight.

Airbus A350-941 MSN204, Delta N510DN, positioned Atlanta – Las Vegas as DL8801 this evening in order to operate DL171 Las Vegas – Seoul Incheon.

China Airlines A350-900 B-18909 Returns from Ontario.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN138, China Airlines B-18909, departed Ontario late tonight operating today’s scheduled CI23 Ontario – Taipei Taoyuan.

China Airlines A350-900 B-18902 Ontario Flight Switch.

Airbus A350-941 MSN057, China Airlines B-18902, operated CI24 Taipei Taoyuan – Ontario this evening then turned around to operate yesterday’s delayed CI23 Ontario – Taipei Taoyuan as CI23D. This followed the China Airlines A350-900 technical issue at Ontario yesterday.

Vietnam Airlines A350-900 VN-A891 Tokyo Narita Technical Issue.

Airbus A350-941 MSN067, Vietnam Airlines VN-A891, operated VN310 Hanoi – Tokyo Narita in the early hours of this morning, however its scheduled return to Vietnam as VN301 Tokyo Narita – Ho Chi Minh City has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

LATAM Airlines Brasil A350-900 PR-XTI Positions for Service Entry.

Airbus A350-941 MSN250, LATAM Airlines Brasil PR-XTI, which has been undergoing pre-service entry maintenance at Belo Horizonte since 22nd December, positioned Belo Horizonte – Sao Paulo Guarulhos this evening as JJ9402 then entered service operating LA8108 Sao Paulo Guarulhos – Paris CDG.

Cathay Pacific A350-900 B-LRK Returns from Tokyo Narita.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN070, Cathay Pacific B-LRK, departed Tokyo Narita early this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed CX521 Tokyo Narita – Hong Kong as CX521D.

Thai Airways A350-900 HS-THE Returns from Nagoya Chubu Centrair.

Following its technical return to Nagoya Chubu Centrair yesterday, Airbus A350-941 MSN111, Thai Airways HS-THE, departed Nagoya Chubu Centrair this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed TG645 Nagoya Chubu Centrair – Bangkok as TG645D.

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALK Overnight Adelaide Delay.

Airbus A350-941 MSN033, Qatar Airways A7-ALK, arrived into Adelaide this afternoon as QR914 from Doha (depart Doha 2nd January), however the return QR915 has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical or a crew issue.