A318 G-EUNB Positions to JFK.

British Airways A318 G-EUNB positioned London City – London Heathrow this morning as BA9253 then continued London Heathrow – Shannon – New York JFK as BA9277. This flight was originally intended to operate to Boston. The aircraft then positioned New...

B777-200ER G-VIIT BA2262 Bermuda Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIT operating BA2262 Kingston – London Gatwick (depart Kingston 30th October) diverted via Bermuda this morning. The diversion appears to have been medical.

31/10/2012 – British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA1/BA2 London City – New York JFK BA3/BA4 London City – New York JFK BA113/BA112 London Heathrow – New York JFK BA115/BA114 London Heathrow – New York JFK BA117/BA116 London Heathrow...

Sydney Switches to B777-300ER.

British Airways will continue to serve Sydney following the end of the Joint Services Agreement with QANTAS on 30th March 2013. From 31st March the BA15/BA16 London Heathrow – Singapore – Sydney service will switch from Terminal 3 to Terminal 5 at London...

BA to Quit Gatwick – Manchester.

From the Summer 2013 timetable commencing 31st March 2013 British Airways will cease service on the London Gatwick – Manchester route.

B777-200ER G-YMME Positions to San Diego.

Following yesterday’s BA273 diversion to Los Angeles British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMME positioned Los Angeles – San Diego this afternoon in order to operate yesterday’s delayed BA272 San Diego – London Heathrow as BA9606.

A320 G-EUYE BA490 Malaga Diversion.

British Airways A320 G-EUYE operating BA490 London Heathrow – Gibraltar diverted to Malaga today due to weather at Gibraltar. The return BA491 operated from Malaga once passengers had been transferred by road.

30/10/12 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA1/BA2 London City – New York JFK BA3/BA4 London City – New York JFK BA67/BA66 London Heathrow – Philadelphia BA69/BA68 London Heathrow – Philadelphia BA113/BA112 London Heathrow...

B777-200ER G-YMMH Returns from Johannesburg.

Following its technical issue on yesterday British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMH returned from Johannesburg this evening operating yesterday’s delayed BA34 Johannesburg – London Heathrow using callsign BA9171.

B777-200ER G-YMME BA273 Los Angeles Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMME operating BA273 London Heathrow – San Diego diverted to Los Angeles this evening due to weather at San Diego. As a result today’s BA272 San Diego – London Heathrow has been delayed overnight.

A319 G-EUOE Returns from Rome Fiumicino.

Following yesterday’s technical issue British Airways Airbus A319 G-EUOE positioned Rome Fiumicino – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9275.

A321 G-MEDL Returns to Service in 50/50 Livery.

British Airways Airbus A321 G-MEDL,which has been out of service at London Heathrow since operating BA8177 from  Amman on 22nd October, re-entered traffic today operating the BA165/BA164 London Heathrow – Tel Aviv rotation wearing the bmi blue whale on the...

29/10/2012 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following flights did not operate today: BA1/BA2 London City – New York JFK BA3/BA4 London City – New York JFK BA67/BA66 London Heathrow – Philadelphia BA69/BA68 London Heathrow – Philadelphia BA113/BA112 London Heathrow – New York...

B767-300ER G-BNWN Returns from Philadelphia.

Following its technical issue on 27th October British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWN departed Philadelphia this evening operating the delayed BA68 Philadelpha – London Heathrow of 27th October using callsign BA9605.

A319 G-EUOE Rome Fiumicino Technical Issue.

British Airways A319 G-EUOE operated BA560 London Heathrow – Rome Fiumicino this afternoon however the return BA559 was cancelled indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

British Airways Luxembourg Services Switch to Terminal 1.

British Airways London Heathrow – Luxembourg services switched from Terminal 5 to Terminal 1 at London Heathrow this morning. The final rotation from Terminal 5 yesterday was BA418/BA419 operated by A320 G-EUUX. The first flight from Terminal 1 this afternoon...

B777-300ER G-STBE Operates Cairo Service.

The BA155/BA154 London Heathrow – Cairo rotation was operated by Boeing 777-36NER G-STBE today. This is the first recorded appearance of a Boeing 777-300ER on this service.

28/10/2012 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA3/BA4 London City – New York JFK BA12 Singapore – London Heathrow BA115/BA114 London Heathrow – New York JFK BA149/BA148 London Heathrow – Beirut BA179/BA182 London Heathrow – New York JFK BA183...

A320 G-EUUM Operates New Gibraltar Service.

British Airways launched extra weekend services on the London Heathrow – Gibraltar route today with the inaugural BA492/BA493 rotation being operated by A320 G-EUUM.

British Airways Riyadh Service Switches to B747-400 Operation.

British Airways London Heathrow – Riyadh BA263/BA262 services switched from Boeing 777-200ER to Boeing 747-400 operation today and were also re-timed to operate around 7 hours earlier in each direction. Yesterday’s final Boeing 777-200ER rotation was...

British Airways Stavanger Services Switch to Terminal 5.

British Airways London Heathrow – Stavanger services switched from Terminal 1 to Terminal 5 at London Heathrow this morning. The final rotation from Terminal 1 yesterday was BA8152/BA8153 operated by A319 G-DBCK. The first flight from Terminal 5 this morning was...

British Airways Bergen Services Switch to Terminal 5.

British Airways London Heathrow – Bergen services switched from Terminal 1 to Terminal 5 at London Heathrow this morning. The final rotation from Terminal 1 yesterday was BA8150/BA8151operated by A319 G-DBCK. The first flight from Terminal 5 this morning was...

B777-200ER G-YMMH Johannesburg Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMH arrived into Johannesburg this morning as BA33 from London Heathrow (depart London 27th October) however the return BA34 has been delayed overnight indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

British Airways Toulouse Services Switch to Heathrow Terminal 1.

British Airways London Heathrow – Toulouse services switched from Terminal 5 to Terminal 1 at London Heathrow this morning. The final rotation from Terminal 5 yesterday was BA374/BA375 operated by A319 G-EUPD. The first flight from Terminal 1 this morning was...

British Airways Marseille Services Switch to London Heathrow.

British Airways services to Marseille switched from London Gatwick to London Heathrow Terminal 1 this morning. The final rotation from London Gatwick yesterday was BA2798/BA2799 operated by Boeing 737-436 G-DOCW. The first flight from Terminal 1 this morning was...

British Airways Lyon Services Switch to Heathrow Terminal 1.

British Airways London Heathrow – Lyon services switched from Terminal 5 to Terminal 1 at London Heathrow this morning. The final rotation from Terminal 5 yesterday was BA362/BA363 operated by A320 G-EUYL. The first flight from Terminal 1 this morning was...

British Airways Dusseldorf Services Switch to Terminal 1.

British Airways London Heathrow – Dusseldorf services switched from Terminal 5 to Terminal 1 at London Heathrow this morning. The final rotation from Terminal 5 yesterday was BA940/BA941 operated by A320 G-EUYG. The first flight from Terminal 1 this morning was...

British Airways Tel Aviv Services Switch to Heathrow Terminal 1.

British Airways London Heathrow – Tel Aviv services switched from Terminal 5 to Terminal 1 at London Heathrow today and went from a 1 x B777-200ER/1 x B767-300ER daily service to a 3 x A321 daily service. The final rotation from Terminal 5 yesterday was...

A319 G-DBCK Operates Hanover Service.

British Airways London Heathrow – Hanover services , which were operated as a wet lease by bmi Regional until yesterday, moved to BA operation from Heathrow Terminal 1 today with Airbus A319 G-DBCK operating the first BA976/BA977 rotation this morning.

bmi A320 G-MIDO Positions from Birmingham.

bmi A320 G-MIDO positioned Birmingham – London Heathrow this morning as BD9573 having operated the last wet lease for Lufthansa on the Birmingham – Frankfurt route yesterday. The final flight under the arrangement was LH956 Frankfurt –...

bmi A320 G-MIDX Positions from Manchester.

bmi A320 G-MIDX positioned Manchester – London Heathrow this morning as BD9572 having operated the last wet lease for Lufthansa on the Manchester – Frankfurt route yesterday. The final flight under the arrangement was LH946 Frankfurt –...

B747-400 G-BNLN BA11 Return to London Heathrow.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLN operating BA11 London Heathrow – Singapore (depart London 27th October) had just crossed the Kazakhstan border close to Uralsk when it turned back to London Heathrow due to low oil pressure on one engine. The aircraft was...

B767-300ER G-BNWN Philadelphia Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 767-300ER G-BNWN operated BA69 London Heathrow – Philadelphia today however the return BA68 has been delayed overnight indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

A319 G-EUPT Returns to Heathrow Base.

At the end of the Summer timetable British Airways A319 G-EUPT positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9250.

Final Manchester Services from Terminal 1.

All London Heathrow – Manchester services will operate from Terminal 5 at London Heathrow from tomorrow. The last service from Terminal 1 was BA8114 operated as a wet lease by bmi Regional Embraer 145 G-RJXI. The bmi Regional wet leases end today.

Final Aberdeen Services from Terminal 1.

All London Heathrow – Aberdeen services will operate from Terminal 5 at London Heathrow from tomorrow. The last service from Terminal 1 was BA8090 operated as a wet lease by bmi Regional Embraer 145 G-RJXC. The bmi Regional wet leases end today.

Final Edinburgh Service from Heathrow Terminal 1.

All London Heathrow – Edinburgh services will operate from Terminal 5 at London Heathrow from tomorrow. The last departure from Terminal 1 today was BA8044/BA8045 operated by A319 G-DBCG.

bmi A330-200 G-WWBM Withdrawn.

bmi A330-200 G-WWBM was withdrawn from service this morning after arriving at London Heathrow as BD992 from Amritsar and Almaty (depart Amritsar 26th October).

A321 G-MEDF Operates Final bmi Heathrow Arrival.

Airbus A321 G-MEDF was met with a water cannon salute on arrival at London Heathrow today as BD928 from Tblisi and Baku. This was the last commercial mainline bmi flight to operate.

27/10/2012 – British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways services did not operate today: BA219/BA218 London Heathrow – Denver BA308/BA315 London Heathrow – Paris CDG BA540/BA541 London Heathrow – Bologna BA901 Frankfurt – London Heathrow BA1442/BA1445 London Heathrow...

A318 G-EUNA BA2 New York Cancellation.

British Airways A318 G-EUNA operated BA1 London City – Shannon – New York JFK today however its scheduled return as BA2 was cancelled due to one of the flight crew being unavailable having sustained an injury in a bicycle accident.

B767-300ER G-BNWN Returns from Gander.

Following its technical diversion to Gander on 23rd October British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWN positioned Gander – London Heathrow this morning as BA9170.

B737-400 G-DOCT BA2770 London Gatwick Return.

British Airways Boeing 737-476 G-DOCT operating BA2770 London Gatwick – Jersey returned to London Gatwick this morning when it was unable to land at Jersey due to fog. The return BA2771 was therefore cancelled.

25/10/12 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA2 New York JFK – London City BA178 New York JFK – London Heathrow BA2771 Jersey – London Gatwick BA2774/BA2775 London Gatwick – Jersey BA2794/BA2795 London Gatwick –...

B747-400 G-CIVZ Operates Delayed

Boeing 747-436 G-CIVZ operated yesterday’s delayed BA247 London Heathrow – Sao Paulo this afternoon using callsign BA9604. It will then operate today’s BA246 Sao Paulo – London Heathrow in the early hours of tomorrow as BA9603.

B747-400 G-CIVJ Returns from Sydney.

Following yesterday’s technical issue British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVJ left Sydney late tonight operating Sydney – Singapore – London Heathrow as BA16X.

24/10/12 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA81/BA78 London Heathrow – Accra BA183 London Heathrow – New York JFK BA2263/BA2262 London Gatwick – Kingston BA2798/BA2799 London Gatwick –...

B767-300ER G-BNWN BA93 Gander Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWN operating BA93 London Heathrow – Toronto diverted via Gander this afternoon due to an APU failure. The aircraft had departed London with one generator out of service but was permitted to fly with the APU as the back up...

A318 G-EUNA BA4 London Gatwick Diversion.

British Airways Airbus A318 G-EUNA operating BA4 New York JFK – London City (depart New York JFK 22nd October) diverted via London Gatwick this morning due to fog at London City.

B747-400 G-CIVJ Sydney Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVJ was unable to depart Sydney as scheduled this afternoon as BA16 Sydney – Singapore – London Heathrow due to a technical issue which we understand is with the flaps.

A319 G-EUPY Returns to Service.

British Airways A319 G-EUPY, which has been out of service at London Heathrow since arriving as BA471 from Barcelona on 7th October, returned to traffic today operating BA396 London Heathrow – Brussels. The aircraft had hydraulic fluid contamination inside the...

23/10/12 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA16 Sydney – Singapore – London Heathrow BA92 Toronto – London Heathrow BA308/BA315 London Heathrow – Paris CDG BA322/BA327 London Heathrow – Paris CDG BA346/BA347 London Heathrow –...

Titan Airways B757-200 G-POWH Operates for BA.

Titan Airways Boeing 757-256 G-POWH positioned RAF Brize Norton – London Gatwick this afternoon as BA250P then operated the BA2944/BA2945 London Gatwick – Edinburgh rotation. The aircraft then positioned London Gatwick – RAF Brize Norton as...

22/10/12 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today due to reduced visibility around London: BA1/BA2 London City – New York JFK BA308/BA315 London Heathrow – Paris CDG BA316/BA323 London Heathrow – Paris CDG BA336/BA337 London Heathrow – Paris Orly...

B737-400 G-DOCT Amsterdam Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCT operated BA2762 London Gatwick – Amsterdam this afternoon however the return BA2763 has been delayed overnight indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

21/10/12 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA8040/BA8041 London Heathrow – Edinburgh BA8084/BA8085 London Heathrow – Aberdeen BA8092/BA8095 London Heathrow – Aberdeen.

A319 G-DBCH BA8163 Faro Diversion.

British Airways A319 G-DBCH operating BA8163 Agadir – London Heathrow operated via Faro this afternoon due to fuel supply problems at Agadir.

20/10/12 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA394/BA395 London Heathrow – Brussels BA540/BA541 London Heathrow – Bologna BA714/BA715 London Heathrow – Zurich BA728/BA729 London Heathrow – Geneva BA962/BA963 London Heathrow...

B747-400 G-BNLP Returns from Johannesburg.

Following yesterday’s technical issue British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLP departed Johannesburg this evening operating yesterday’s delayed BA54 Johannesburg – London Heathrow as BA54X.

A320 G-EUUD Returns to Service.

British Airways A320 G-EUUD, which has been out of service at London Heathrow since arriving as BA677 from Istanbul on 15th October, returned to service today operating BA308 London Heathrow – Paris CDG.

B767-300ER G-BNWI Returns to Service.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BWNI, which has been out of service at London Heathrow since operating BA465 Madrid – London Heathrow on 15th October, re-entered service today as BA552 London Heathrow – Rome Fiumicino.

B767-300ER G-BZHA Operates Jeddah Rotation.

CY252 configuration Boeing 767-336ER G-BZHA operated tonight’s BA133/BA132 London Heathrow – Jeddah rotation in order to provide extra capacity for the Hajj.

A321 G-EUXH BA1472 Prestwick Diversion.

British Airways Airbus A321 G-EUXH operating BA1472 London Heathrow – Glasgow diverted via Prestwick this morning owing to Glasgow Airport being closed following an incident involving Jet2 Boeing 737-804 G-GDFJ.

B737-400 G-DOCS BA2956 Edinburgh Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCS operating BA2956 London Gatwick – Glasgow diverted to Edinburgh this morning due to Glasgow Airport being closed due to an incident involving Jet2 Boeing  737-804 G-GDFJ. G-DOCS then positioned Edinburgh – London...

B747-400 G-BNLP Johannesburg Technical Issue.

British Airways B747-436 G-BNLP arrived into Johannesburg this morning as BA57 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 17th October) however its scheduled return this evening as BA54 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue with the aircraft...

Jeddah Gets Shorthaul B767-300ER and Athens Stop.

BA133 London Heathrow – Jeddah was again operated by CY252 configuration Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWZ this evening in place of the usual Three Class B767-300ER in order to provide extra capacity during the Hajj. The flight was again routed via Athens.

18/10/12 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA840/BA841 London Heathrow – Baku BA8038/BA8041 London Heathrow – Edinburgh BA8104/BA8121 London Heathrow – Manchester.

B737-400 G-DOCV Returns to Service.

British Airways Boeing 737-400 G-DOCV, which has been under maintenance at London Gatwick since 11th October, returned to service this evening operating BA2778 London Gatwick – Jersey.

bmi A321 G-MEDJ Returns from East Midlands Maintenance.

bmi A321 G-MEDJ, which has been under maintenance at East Midlands since September 15th, positioned East Midlands – London Heathrow this afternoon as BD9541. This aircraft has been reconfigured to 23J/131Y configuration with flat beds in Business Class.

B777-200ER G-YMMK Switches to Gatwick Base.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMK positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick this afternoon and immediately entered service operating a delayed BA2233/BA2232 London Gatwick – Bermuda rotation.

A319 G-DBCF Returns in Union Flag Livery.

Airbus A319 G-DBCF, which has been out of service at London Heathrow since 9th October, returned to service today operating BA8124 London Heathrow – Dublin newly repainted in Union Flag With Crest livery.

B747-400 G-CIVW Returns from Singapore.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVW departed Singapore this evening operating yesterday’s BA12 Singapore – London Heathrow using callsign BA12X.

B767-300ER G-BNWV Returns from Cardiff Maintenance.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWV, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 19th September, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow early this evening as BA9174. This aircraft is the third longhaul Boeing 767-300ER to be refurbished...

B747-400 G-CIVW Singapore Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVW arrived into Singapore today as BA11 from London Heathrow (depart London 15th October) however the return BA12 has been delayed overnight indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

B777-200ER G-YMMC Returns from Denver.

Having had an engine change since ingesting a metal object into the left hand engine whilst attempting to depart Denver as BA218 to London Heathrow on 11th October, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMC departed Denver this evening positioning Denver – London...

B777-200ER G-YMMT Positions to San Diego and Returns to London.

Following its diversion to Los Angeles whilst operating BA273 London Heathrow – San Diego yesterday, Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMT positioned Los Angeles – San Diego this afternoon as BA9150. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed BA272 San Diego...

Jeddah Gets Shorthaul B767-300 and Athens Stop.

BA133 London Heathrow – Jeddah was operated by CY252 configuration Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWZ this evening in order to provide extra capacity for the Hajj and operated via Athens.

B747-400 G-CIVN Returns from Cardiff Maintenance.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVN, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 6th October, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow late this afternoon as BA9172.

A319 G-EUOG Returns from Milan Linate.

Following the technical issue it encountered at Milan Linate on 14th October British Airways Airbus A319 G-EUOG positioned Milan Linate – London Heathrow this evening as BA9277.

A320 G-MIDT Returns from Lyon.

Following its diversion to Lyon due to a cracked windscreen panel whilst operating BA355 Nice – London Heathrow on 14th October Airbus A320 G-MIDT positioned Lyon – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9278.

A321 G-EUXE Returns from Glasgow.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 14th October, British Airways A321 G-EUXE positioned Glasgow – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9276.

B767-300ER G-BNWD Returns from Calgary.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWD, which has been at Calgary since 25th September, positioned Calgary – London Heathrow this evening as BA9178.

B747-400 G-BNLE Returns from Chicago.

Following yesterday’s technical issue British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLE departed Chicago this evening operating yesterday’s delayed BA296 Chicago – London Heathrow using callsign BA9601.

B777-200ER G-YMMT BA273 Ontario and Los Angeles Diversions.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMT operating BA273 London Heathrow – San Diego diverted first to Ontario, California and then continued to Los Angeles. San Diego was closed due to fog. As a result the return BA272 has been delayed until tomorrow.

B747-400 G-CIVE Returns from Johannesburg.

Following yesterday’s technical issue British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVE departed Johannesburg this evening operating yesterday’s delayed BA54 Johannesburg – London Heathrow as BA54X.

15/10/12 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA187/BA187 London Heathrow – Newark BA215/BA214 London Heathrow – Boston BA272 San Diego – London Heathrow BA341 Nice – London Heathrow BA2621 Nice – London...

A330-200 G-WWBD Bird Strike.

bmi Airbus A330-200 G-WWBD operating BD968 Freetown – London Heathrow (depart Freetown 14th October) suffered a bird strike on approach to London Heathrow this morning. The aircraft landed safely however its next scheduled flight as BD991 London Heathrow –...

B737-400 G-DOCF BA2772 Return to Gatwick

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCF operating BA2772 London Gatwick – Jersey had to return to London Gatwick today due to Jersey airport being closed due to a light aircraft incident. The aircraft was able to operate the flight again with a delay of around...

B747-400 G-BNLE Chicago Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLE operated BA297 London Heathrow – Chicago today but was unable to operate the return BA296 due to a technical issue with a temperature sensor. The flight has been rescheduled for 1700 tomorrow after parts have been flown out...

A319 G-EUOG Milan Linate Technical Issue.

British Airways A319 G-EUOG operated BA588 London Heathrow – Milan Linate this afternoon however the return BA589 was cancelled due to a technical issue when an engine could not be shut down normally.

A320 G-MIDT BA355 Lyon Diversion.

A320 G-MIDT operating BA355 Nice – London Heathrow diverted to Lyon shortly after take off with the remainder of the flight being cancelled.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIT Caribbean Extras

British Airways Boeing 777-200ER G-VIIT operating BA2157/BA2156 London Gatwick – Antigua – Punta Cana instead operated London Gatwick – Antigua – St Kitts and Nevis – Punta Cana and returned via the same route. This was due to...

B747-400 G-CIVE Johannesburg Technical Issue.

British Airways arrived into Johannesburg this morning as BA57 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 14th) however tonight’s return BA54 has been delayed until tomorrow indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

A321 G-EUXE Glasgow Technical Issue.

British Airways A321 G-EUXE operated BA1476 London Heathrow – Glasgow this morning however at Glasgow a hole was discovered in the rear fuselage causing the cancellation of the return BA1483.

A318 G-EUNA London City Training Flight.

British Airways Airbus A318 G-EUNA operated a London City – London City training flight as BA9261 early this afternoon including several approaches to the airport.

B747-400 G-BNLG Operates 2012 Dreamflight.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLG operated the 2012 Dreamflight London Heathrow – Orlando charity flight as BA1DF today. The aircraft then positioned Orlando – London Heathrow as BA9152. Previous Dreamflight aircraft have remained at Orlando for the...

14/10/12 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA293/BA292 London Heathrow – Washington BA352 London Heathrow – Nice BA356/BA357 London Heathrow – Nice BA394/BA395 London Heathrow – Brussels BA589 Milan Linate – London...

Heathrow Arrival Diversions.

Long hold times at London Heathrow caused the following diversions this morning: BA228 Baltimore-Washington – London Heathrow (depart Baltimore-Washington 13th October) operated by Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWC diverted via Cardiff-Wales. BA427 Amsterdam –...

A321 G-MEDF Returns from Tehran.

Following the technical issue it encountered late on 12th October A321 G-MEDF returned from Tehran today routing Tehran – Tblisi – London Heathrow as BD932.

British Airways A321 Moscow Substitution.

31J/118Y configuration Airbus A321 G-MEDL operated the BA237/BA236 London Heathrow – Moscow Domodedovo rotation today in place of the scheduled Three Class Boeing 767-300ER.

B777-200ER G-VIIU Operates Truncated BA2157.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIU operating BA2157 London Gatwick – Antigua – St Kitts and Nevis terminated at Antigua today due to Tropical Storm Rafael. As a result BA2256 operated Antigua – London  Gatwick today.

A320 G-MIDT Returns to Service.

Airbus A320 G-MIDT, which has been out of service at London Heathrow since 1st October, returned to service today operating BA8162 London Heathrow – Agadir.  The aircraft has been repainted into BA Union Flag livery.

bmi A320 G-MIDX Returns to Birmingham.

bmi A320 G-MIDX positioned London Heathrow – Birmingham as BD9561 early this morning and re-entered service as LH959 Birmingham – Frankfurt.

British Airways B767-300ER Jeddah Substitution.

CY259 configuration Boeing 767-336ER G-BZHB operated the BA133/BA132 London Heathrow – Jeddah rotation this evening in place of the scheduled Three Class Boeing 767-300ER.

British Airways Moscow B767-300ER Substitution.

CY259 configuration Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWX operated the BA237/BA236 London Heathrow – Moscow Domodedovo rotation today in place of the scheduled Three Class Boeing 767-300ER.

B767-300ER G-BWND Update.

The latest we have on British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWD, which has been on the ground in Calgary since operating BA103 from London Heathrow on 25th September, is that the initial issue was a flap symmetry problem. However in trying to fix the issue further...

bmi A320 G-MIDX Positions to London Heathrow.

bmi Airbus A320 G-MIDX, which has been out of service at Birmingham since operating LH958 Frankfurt – Birmingham on 10th October, positioned Birmingham – London Heathrow this morning as BD9511.

B777-200ER G-YMMD Returns to Heathrow Base.

After operating a single London Gatwick – Orlando rotation British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMD positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow this morning as BA9157.

A320 G-EUUW Switches to Gatwick Base.

British Airways Airbus A320 G-EUUW positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick this morning as BA9250 and immediately took up service as BA2714 London Gatwick – Malaga.

Sydney Stays for Summer 2013.

British Airways made a statement in Australia today that it will continue service on the London Heathrow – Singapore – Sydney service beyond March 2013.

B777-200ER G-VIIR Returns from St Lucia.

Following yesterday’s technical issue British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIR departed St Lucia this evening operating the St Lucia – London Gatwick sector of yesterday’s BA2158 using callsign BA9609.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMC Denver Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMC operated BA219 London Heathrow – Denver today however it rejected take off at slow speed whilst returning as BA218 Denver – London Heathrow when a piece of metal was ingested into the left hand engine. The aircraft...

B767-300ER G-BNWR Back in Service.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWR, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 25th September, returned to traffic today operating the BA265/BA264 London Heathrow – Washington rotation.

G-MEDN Operates BA Moscow Rotation.

31J/118Y configuration A321 G-MEDN operated the BA237/BA236 London Heathrow – Moscow Domodedovo rotation today. This flight is usually a operated by a Three Class British Airways Boeing 767-300ER.

B777-200ER G-YMMJ Accra Delay.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMJ operated BA81 London Heathrow – Accra today however the return BA78 has been delayed for at least 24 hours. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical or crewing issue.

B777-200ER G-YMMD Switches to Gatwick Base.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMD positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick this morning as BA9150 and immediately took up service as BA2037 London Gatwick – Orlando.

Gatwick Boeing B767-300ER Reconfiguration Swap.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWA positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick this evening as BA9174 where it will undergo refurbishment and reconfiguration to CY259. Sister G-BZHB, which has been under maintenance at London Gatwick since 11th September,...

G-EUOE Returns from Prestwick Maintenance.

British Airways Airbus A319 G-EUOE, which has been under maintenance at Prestwick since 29th September, positioned Prestwick – London Heathrow this evening as BA9271.

Moscow B767-300ER Substitutions.

The BA235/BA234 London Heathrow – Moscow Domodedovo rotation was operated by CY162 configuration A320 G-EUUN today. The BA237/BA236 London Heathrow – Moscow Domodedovo rotation was operated by 31J/118Y configuration A321 G-MEDL. These rotations are both...

A319 G-DBCK Returns in Union Flag With Crest Livery.

Airbus A319 G-DBCK, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 30th September, returned to service today operating BA8074 London Heathrow – Belfast City. The aircraft has been repainted into Union Flag With Crest livery.

B777-200ER G-VIIR St Lucia Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIR operating BA2159 London Gatwick – St Lucia – Port of Spain reached St Lucia however the onward sector to Port of Spain was cancelled indicating a technical issue with the aircraft. The return BA2158 will operate as...

Moscow B767-300ER Substitutions.

22J/102Y configuration A320 G-MEDH operated the BA237/BA236 London Heathrow – Moscow Domodedovo rotation today in place of the scheduled Three Class Boeing 767-300ER.

G-EUUP BA490 Malaga Diversion.

British Airways Airbus A320 G-EUUP operating BA490 London Heathrow – Gibraltar diverted to Malaga this morning due to weather at Gibraltar. The return BA491 will operate from Malaga once passengers have been transferred by road.

09/10/12 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA2769 Jersey – London Gatwick BA2770/BA2771 London Gatwick – Jersey BA2772/BA2773 London Gatwick – Jersey.

British Airways Moscow A321 Substitution.

31J/118Y configuration Airbus A321 G-MEDL operated the BA237/BA236 London Heathrow – Moscow Domodedovo today in place of the scheduled Three Class Boeing 767-300ER.

Titan Airways B737-300 G-ZAPZ Operates for BA.

Titan Airways Boeing 737-33A positioned London Stansted – London Gatwick this morning as BA9255 then operated the BA2546/BA2547 London Gatwick – Algiers rotation. The aircraft then positioned London Gatwick – London Stansted as BA9256.

B777-200ER G-YMMN Returns from JFK.

Following the technical it encountered on 5th October, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMN positioned New York JFK – London Heathrow early this morning as BA9159.

A319 G-DBCG BA8164 Faro Fuel Diversion.

Airbus A319 G-DBCG operating BA8164 London Heathrow – Marrakech diverted via Faro this morning. This appears to have been a planned diversion for fuel due to supply issues at Marrakech.

B737-400 G-DOCO BA2676 Return to Stand.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-DOCO rejected take off and returned to the stand at London Gatwick today whilst operating BA2676 London Gatwick – Paphos. The aircraft was able to operate the flight after a delay of around 30 minutes.

08/10/12 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA2760/BA2761 London Gatwick – Amsterdam BA2770/BA2771 London Gatwick – Jersey BA2776/BA2777 London Gatwick – Jersey BA2778 London Gatwick – Jersey.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPB Operates BA Charter.

QANTAS Airbus A330-300 VH-QPB operated an additional Singapore – Sydney sector as QF6050 today in order to move passengers who had been delayed in Singapore for 48 hours following the technical issue encountered by British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVC on 5th...

B737-400 G-DOCW Returns from Glasgow.

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCW, which positioned London Gatwick – Glasgow yesterday after over two months out of service at Gatwick, positioned Glasgow – London Gatwick this morning as BA9276 then re-entered service operating BA2726 London Gatwick...

B767-300ER G-BZHA Operates Tel Aviv Rotation.

CY252 configuration Boeing 767-336ER G-BZHA operated the BA163/BA162 London Heathrow – Tel Aviv rotation this evening in place of the scheduled Three Class Boeing 767-300ER.

06/10/12 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA2037/BA2036 London Gatwick – Orlando BA2559 Bologna – London Gatwick BA2774/BA2775 London Gatwick – Jersey BA2776/BA2777 London Gatwick – Jersey.

British Airways Shorthaul Moscow Substitutions.

British Airways CY259 configuration Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWX operated the BA235/BA234 London Heathrow – Moscow Domodedovo rotation today. British Airways CY252 configuration Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWB operated the BA237/BA236 London Heathrow – Moscow...

B777-200ER G-YMMB Returns from Male.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 4th October, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMB departed Male today operating the delayed BA2042 Male – London Gatwick of 4th October using callsign BA204D.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPF Operates BA Charter.

Following the cancellation of BA16 Sydney – Singapore yesterday QANTAS Airbus A330-300 VH-QPF operated an additional Sydney – Singapore sector today as QF6022 to carry passengers from the cancelled flight.

B737-400 G-DOCW Positions to Glasgow.

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCW, which has been out of service at London Gatwick since 3rd August, positioned London Gatwick – Glasgow this afternoon as BA9273.

Larnaca Goes A330-200 for Two Weeks.

bmi A330-200 G-WWBM operated the BA662/BA663 London Heathrow – Larnaca rotation today and is scheduled to operate the route daily until 22nd October. This will ease pressure on the Boeing 767-300ER fleet which has five aircraft out of service; G-BNWA under...

G-CIVC Departs from Singapore.

Following its technical issue yesterday British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVC departed Singapore this evening as BA16 and routed Singapore – Abu Dhabi. Despite use of the BA16 callsign the flight does not appear to have been carrying passengers.

B777-200ER G-YMMN New York JFK Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMN operated BA179 London Heathrow – New York JFK today however the return BA182 was cancelled indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

A319 G-EUPR Returns from Amsterdam.

Following the technical issue it encountered at Amsterdam yesterday, British Airways Airbus A319 G-EUPR positioned Amsterdam – London Heathrow this evening as BA9275.

A319 G-EUPE to Glasgow Maintenance.

British Airways Airbus A319 G-EUPE operated BA1498 London Heathrow – Glasgow this evening and was then taken out of service for maintenance.

05/10/12 British Airways Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA16 Sydney – Singapore – London Heathrow BA182 New York JFK – London Heathrow BA429 Amsterdam – London Heathrow BA2564 London Gatwick – Bologna.

Ten New A320s for British Airways?

The respected Jethros website is indicating that ten new Airbus A320s, G-EUYO/P/R/S/T/U/V/W/X/Y, are scheduled for delivery to British Airways between June 2013 and November 2014. No Manufacturers Serial Numbers are attributed to the frames. No statements have been...

B777-200ER G-YMMB Remains in Male.

Following it’s technical issue yesterday British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMB remains at Male with its scheduled flight to London Gatwick as BA2042 now cancelled. This has not affected schedules out of London Gatwick today as there is spare capacity in the...

B777-200ER G-YMMF Operates Delayed BA2063.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMF operated yesterday’s delayed BA2063 London Gatwick – Mauritius this morning after arriving into Gatwick as BA2156 from Punta Cana and Antigua.

A320 G-EUUP Returns from Budapest.

Following yesterday’s technical issue British Airways Airbus A320 G-EUUP positioned Budapest – London Heathrow as BA9274 early this afternoon.

A319 G-EUPR Amsterdam Technical Issue.

British Airways Airbus A319 G-EUPR operated BA428 London Heathrow – Amsterdam this morning however the return BA429 was cancelled indicating a technical issue.

A320 G-EUUP Budapest Technical Issue.

British Airways Airbus A320 G-EUUP operated BA866 London Heathrow – Budapest this morning however the return BA867 was cancelled indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

B747-400 G-CIVC Singapore Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVC arrived into Singapore as BA15 from London Heathrow this evening however the onward service to Sydney has been cancelled indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

B777-200ER G-YMMB Male Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMB arrived into Male today as BA2043 from London Gatwick however the return has been delayed until tomorrow due to a technical issue with the aircraft. As a result tonight’s scheduled BA2063 London Gatwick – Mauritius...

04/10/12 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA15 Singapore – Sydney BA331 Paris Orly – London Heathrow BA867 Budapest – London Heathrow BA2546/BA2547 London Gatwick – Algiers.

British Airways A321 Moscow Substitution.

CY188 configuration Airbus A321 G-EUXK operated the BA235/BA234 London Heathrow – Moscow Domodedovo rotation today in place of the scheduled Three Class Boeing 767-300ER.

03/10/12 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA338 London Heathrow – Paris Orly BA1404/BA1411 London Heathrow – Manchester BA8086/BA8089 London Heathrow – Aberdeen.

British Airways B767-300ER Moscow Substitution.

CY252 configuration Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWB operated the BA237/BA236 London Heathrow – Moscow Domodedovo rotation today in place of the scheduled Three Class Boeing 767-300ER.

British Airways A319 Prestwick Maintenance Swap.

British Airways Airbus A319 G-EUPC positioned London Heathrow – Prestwick early this evening as BA9270. Sister G-EUPG, which has been at Prestwick since 22nd September, then positioned Prestwick – London Heathrow as BA9271.

Boeing 747-400 Cardiff Maintenance Swap.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVT positioned London Heathrow – Cardiff-Wales late this morning as BA9171. Sister G-BNLT, which has been at Cardiff-Wales since 17th September, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow during the afternoon as...

BA/JAL Joint Venture Commences Today.

British Airways and OneWorld partner Japan Airlines begin their joint venture on routes between Europe and Japan today. As a result British Airways will now codeshare on Japan Airlines flights from Tokyo Haneda to Hiroshima, Izumo, Kagoshima, Nagasaki, Okayama and...