B777-200ER G-RAES Returns from Istanbul.

Following its diversion to Istanbul early on 27th December, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-RAES positioned Istanbul – London Heathrow this morning as BA9171.

B747-400 G-CIVN Returns from Johannesburg.

Following yesterday’s delay British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVN departed Johannesburg early this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed BA54 Johannesburg – London Heathrow as BA54X.

British Airways B737-400 G-DOCZ BA2690 Munich Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCZ operating BA2690 London Gatwick – Innsbruck diverted t0 Munich this morning due to weather at Innsbruck. The return BA2691 operated from Munich once passengers had been transferred by road.

B777-200ER G-YMML Istanbul Rescue.

Following the diversion of Boeing 777-236ER G-RAES to Istanbul early this morning whilst operating BA105 London Heathrow – Dubai, sister G-YMML operated BA680 London Heathrow – Istanbul today then continued Istanbul – Dubai as BA105X.

British Airways B737-400 G-DOCV London Gatwick Test Flight.

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCV, which has been out of service at London Gatwick since 21st December, undertook a London Gatwick – London Gatwick test flight as BA9274 late this morning and re-entered service later as BA2778 London Gatwick –...

British Airways Tel Aviv A321 Swap.

British Airways A321 G-MEDF operated BA167 London Heathrow – Tel Aviv this afternoon however the return BA166 was operated by sister G-MEDL, which suffered a cracked windscreen prior to being scheduled to operate yesterday’s BA166. G-MEDF will overnight at...

British Airways A321 G-MEDJ Returns in Union Flag Livery.

British Airways A321 G-MEDJ, which has been out of service at London Heathrow since 17th December, returned to service today in Union Flag with Crest livery operating the BA145/BA144 London Heathrow – Baku rotation.

British Airways A319 G-DBCE Leeds-Bradford Technical Issue.

British Airways A319 G-DBCE operated BA1342 London Heathrow – Leeds-Bradford this afternoon however the return BA1343 was cancelled indicating a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Leeds-Bradford – London Heathrow late in the evening as...

27/12/2012 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA104 Dubai – London Heathrow BA753 Basle – London Heathrow BA832/BA833 London Heathrow – Dublin BA1340/BA1341 London Heathrow – Leeds-Bradford.

B777-200ER G-RAES BA105 Istanbul Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-RAES operating BA105 London Heathrow – Dubai (depart London Heathrow 26th December) diverted to Istanbul this morning due to a suspected oil leak on the right hand engine.

Outbound Baku Cancellation.

BA145 London Heathrow – Baku was cancelled today however the return BA144 was operated by A321 G-MEDL which re-entered service from Baku after a technical issue yesterday.

Euro B767-300ER G-BNWZ Operates Moscow Rotation.

With G-BNWU still out of service and sister G-BNWH delayed on its return from Monrovia and Freetown, this left no longhaul Boeing 767-300ER available to operate the BA237/BA236 London Heathrow – Moscow Domodedovo rotation. Shorthaul G-BNWZ was therefore used to...

B747-400 G-BNLP Returns to Service.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLP, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 27th November, returned to service this evening operating BA199 London Heathrow – Mumbai.

B747-400 G-CIVK Returns to Service.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVK, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 20th November, returned to service this evening operating BA9 London Heathrow – Bangkok.

A319 G-EUOE BA498 Valencia Diversion.

British Airways A319 G-EUOE operating BA498 London Heathrow – Alicante diverted to Valencia this evening after a missed approach at Alicante. The aircraft then positioned Valencia – London Heathrow as BA9254. BA497 Alicante – London Heathrow was...

A321 G-MEDL Baku Technical Issue.

British Airways A321 G-MEDL operated BA145 London Heathrow – Baku today however a technical issue caused the cancellation of the return BA144 as by the time the fault was rectified the aircraft would have missed curfew at Heathrow.

Euro 767 G-BNWB Operates Moscow Rotation.

Following the earlier technical return of G-BNWU to London Heathrow whilst operating BA253 London Heathrow – Nassau – Grand Cayman and the use of sister G-BNWT to operate the flight, this left no longhaul Boeing 767-300ER available to operate the...

B767-300ER G-BNWU BA253 Heathrow Technical Return.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWU, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 27th November, returned to service today as BA253 London Heathrow – Nassau – Grand Cayman. However before reaching Ireland the aircraft turned back to London...

A321 G-MEDL Returns from Tel Aviv.

Following yesterday’s lightning strikes British Airways A321 G-MEDL positioned Tel Aviv – London Heathrow this evening as BA9273.

A320 G-EUUP Operates Tel Aviv Rotation.

Following the lightning strike encountered by A321 G-MEDL at Tel Aviv earlier today, tonight’s BA163/BA162 London Heathrow – Tel Aviv rotation, scheduled to have been operated by G-MEDL, was instead operated by A320 G-EUUP.

A321 G-MEDL Tel Aviv Lightning.

British Airways A321 G-MEDL operated BA165 London Heathrow – Tel Aviv this morning however the return BA164 was cancelled due to a lightning strike suffered by the aircraft on approach to Tel Aviv.

British Airways Confirms Chengdu Service.

British Airways today announced a new three times weekly London Heathrow – Changdu Boeing 777-200ER service to commence on September 22 2013. Schedules are: BA89 London Heathrow 1530 – Chengdu 0855+1 Tuesdays, Thursdays, Sundays BA88 Chengdu 1055 –...

B777-300ER G-STBB BA195 Chicago Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 777-36NER G-STBB operating BA195 London Heathrow – Houston diverted via Chicago this evening. The diversion appears to have been medical.

A320 G-EUYL Aberdeen Technical Issue.

British Airways A320 G-EUYL operated BA1308 London Heathrow – Aberdeen this afternoon however it was unable to operate the return BA1309 due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Aberdeen – London Heathrow during the evening as...

A321 G-MEDF Returns in Union Flag Livery.

British Airways A321 G-MEDF, which has been out of service at London Heathrow since 10th December, returned to service today as BA167 London Heathrow – Tel Aviv newly repainted into Union Flag with Crest livery.

B777-200ER G-RAES Returns to London Heathrow.

After operating a single rotation from London Gatwick yesterday, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-RAES positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow early this afternoon as BA9157.

B747-400 G-CIVY Returns from Sao Paulo.

Following yesterday’s delay Boeing 747-436 G-CIVY departed Sao Paulo this morning operating yesterday’s BA246 Sao Paulo – London Heathrow as BA9609.

B777-200ER G-RAES Positions to London Gatwick.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-RAES positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick this morning as BA9156 in order to operate the BA2277/BA2276 London Gatwick – Las Vegas rotation.

B747-400 G-CIVY Sao Paulo Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVY arrived into Sao Paulo today as BA247 from London Heathrow (depart London 15th December) however the return BA246 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue with a cargo hold door.

B777-200ER G-YMMI Returns from Seoul.

Following yesterday’s technical issue British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMI departed Seoul this morning operating yesterday’s delayed BA18 Seoul Incheon – London Heathrow using callsign BA18X.

B777-200ER G-VIIK Operates Delayed BA83.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIK operated yesterday’s delayed BA83 London Heathrow – Abuja this evening using callsign BA83X and will operate today’s scheduled BA82 Abuja – London Heathrow tomorrow as BA82X.

B747-400 G-BNLM Operates Delayed BA43.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLM operated yesterday’s delayed BA43 London Heathrow – Cape Town this evening using callsign BA43X.

B777-200ER G-YMMI Seoul Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMI arrived into Seoul Incheon this morning as BA17 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 14th December) however the return BA18 has been delayed overnight indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

14/12/2012 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA564/BA565 London Heathrow – Milan Linate BA568/BA569 London Heathrow – Milan Linate BA958 London Heathrow – Munich BA1340/BA1341 London Heathrow – Leeds-Bradford BA2596/BA2597...

A321 G-MEDM Returns from East Midlands Maintenance.

British Airways A321 G-MEDM, which has been under maintenance at East Midlands since 17th November, positioned East Midlands – London Heathrow early this evening as BA9176. The aircraft has been reconfigured to 23J/131Y.

B737-400 G-GBTB BA2772 Return to London Gatwick.

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-GBTB operating BA2772 London Gatwick – Jersey returned to London Gatwick this afternoon due to weather at London Gatwick.  As a result BA2773 Jersey – London Gatwick was cancelled.

A319 G-DBCI BA1346 Manchester Diversion.

British Airways A319 G-DBCI operating BA1346 London Heathrow – Leeds-Bradford diverted to Manchester this afternoon due to weather at Leeds-Bradford. The aircraft then positioned Manchester – London Heathrow as BA9250. As a result BA1347 Leeds-Bradford...

BA Add Extra Boston Rotation for Summer 2013.

British Airways today announced a new fourth daily London Heathrow – Boston rotation to commence on 31st March 2013. The flights will be operated by Boeing 747-400 aircraft and will run to the following approximate timings (Outbound timings vary by 20 minutes...

13/12/2012 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA396/BA397 London Heathrow – Brussels BA1321 Newcastle – London Heathrow BA1347 Leeds-Bradford – London Heathrow BA2773 Jersey – London Gatwick BA2774/BA2775 London Gatwick –...

A320 G-EUUE Positioning Flight.

Following its diversion to Manston whilst operating BA543 Bologna – London Heathrow this morning British Airways A320 G-EUUE positioned Manston – London Heathrow this evening as BA9252.

A320 G-EUUG Positioning Flight.

Following its earlier diversion to Manchester whilst operating BA799 Helsinki – London Heathrow British Airways A320 G-EUUG positioned Manchester – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9251.

British Airways A318s Position to New York JFK.

Following its earlier diversion to London Gatwick British Airways A318 G-EUNB positioned London Gatwick – Shannon – New York JFK this afternoon followed by sister G-EUNA positioning via the same routing as BA9155.

Club World London City Inbound Diversions.

British Airways A318 G-EUNB operating BA2 New York JFK – London City and sister G-EUNA operating BA4 New York JFK – London City (both depart New York JFK 11th December) both diverted to London Gatwick this morning.

British Airways London Heathrow Inbound Weather Diversions.

The following inbound flights to London Heathrow diverted this morning due to weather causing long hold times: BA114 New York JFK – London Heathrow (depart New York 11th December) operated by Boeing 747-436 G-BNLO diverted via London Gatwick. BA218 Denver...

12/12/2012 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA1 London City – Shannon – New York JFK BA3 London City – Shannon – New York JFK BA303 Paris CDG – London Heathrow BA306/BA309 LHR – Paris CDG BA314/BA319 London Heathrow...

B767-300ER G-BNWZ Returns from Edinburgh.

Following its return to Edinburgh yesterday British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWZ positioned Edinburgh – London Heathrow in the early hours of this morning as BA9278.

A321 G-MEDL Returns in Full British Airways Livery.

British Airways A321 G-MEDL, which has been out of service at London Heathrow since 3rd December, returned to service today as BA165 London Heathrow – Tel Aviv newly painted in full British Airways Union Flag with Crest Livery.

Titan Airways B767-300ER G-POWD Continues for BA.

Titan Airways Boeing 767-36NER G-POWD operated for BA again today flying the BA1434/BA1441 London Heathrow – Edinburgh and BA1484/BA1489 London Heathrow – Glasgow rotations. The aircraft then positioned London Heathrow – London Stansted as...

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

Following yesterday’s technical issue British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIV departed St Lucia this evening operating the St Lucia – London Heathrow sector of yesterday’s delayed BA2158 using callsign BA9608.

British Airways London Heathrow Inbound Weather Diversions.

The following inbound flights to London Heathrow diverted this afternoon due to weather causing long hold times: BA104 Dubai – London Heathrow operated by Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMO diverted via Amsterdam. BA345 Nice – London Heathrow operated by Airbus A319...

11/12/2012 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA38 Beijing – London Heathrow BA324/BA329 London Heathrow – Paris CDG BA396/BA397 London Heathrow – Brussels BA442/BA443 London Heathrow – Amsterdam BA1404/BA1409 London Heathrow...

B767-300ER G-BNWZ Does Not Return from Edinburgh.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWZ, which has been out of service at Edinburgh having an engine replaced since a technical issue on 7th December, attempted to position Edinburgh – London Heathrow this morning as BA9277. However at 19,000 ft and close to...

B777-200ER G-VIID Returns from Cardiff Maintenance.

Boeing 777-236ER G-VIID, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 12th November, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow this evening as BA9172. The aircraft is confirmed as having been fitted with New First and B777-300ER style product...

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

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIV operating BA2159 London Gatwick – St Lucia – Port Of Spain terminated at St Lucia today due to a technical issue. The return BA2158 was cancelled.

B747-400 G-BNLI Continues from Hyderabad.

Following its diversion to Hyderabad yesterday whilst operating BA119 London Heathrow – Bangalore, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLI continued Hyderabad – Bangalore early this morning as BA119D then operated yesterday’s delayed BA118 Bangalore...

09/12/2012 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA8 Tokyo Haneda – London Heathrow BA69/BA68 London Heathrow – Philadelphia BA908/BA909 London Heathrow – Frankfurt BA910/BA911 London Heathrow – Frankfurt BA914/BA915 London Heathrow...

Titan Airways B767-300ER G-POWD Operates for BA.

Titan Airways Boeing 767-36NER positioned London Stansted – London Heathrow this morning as BA259P in order to operate the BA662/BA663 London Heathrow – Larnaca rotation. This is due to British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWZ still being at Edinburgh...

A319 G-DBCH Operates Rotterdam Inaugural.

British Airways commenced service on the London Heathrow – Rotterdam route today with Airbus A319 G-DBCH operating the inaugural BA410/BA411 rotation.

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

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWT, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since November 13th, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow this evening as BA9172. The aircraft has been refurbished internally with Boeing 777 style bins.

A320 G-EUYB Returns from Stockholm.

Following its altercation with a de-icing truck on 5th December British Airways A320 G-EUYB positioned Stockholm Arlanda – London Heathrow this morning as BA9256.

A320 G-EUUM BA868 Vienna Diversion.

British Airways A320 G-EUUM operating BA868 London Heathrow – Budapest diverted to Vienna this morning due to the closure of Budapest airport when a water pipe cracked in the control tower causing electric issues. The aircraft later positioned Vienna –...

B767-300ER G-BNWZ Edinburgh Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWZ operated BA1434 London Heathrow – Edinburgh this morning however the return BA1445 was cancelled due to a technical issue encountered by the #2 engine.

A321 G-EUXH BA726 Basle Diversion.

British Airways A321 G-EUXH operating BA726 London Heathrow – Geneva diverted to Basle this morning due to weather at Geneva. The aircraft then positioned Basle – London Heathrow as BA9257. BA727 Geneva – London Heathrow was cancelled.

07/12/2012 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA304/BA307 London Heathrow – Paris CDG BA332/BA333 London Heathrow – Paris Orly BA388/BA391 London Heathrow – Brussels BA428/BA429 London Heathrow – Amsterdam BA430/BA431 London Heathrow – Amsterdam BA727...

A319 G-EUPO Munich Technical Issue.

British Airways A319 G-EUPO operated BA 954 London Heathrow – Munich this afternoon however the return BA955 was cancelled indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

B767-300ER G-BNWB Returns from Gatwick Reconfiguration.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWB, which has been under maintenance at London Gatwick since 7th November, positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow this evening as BA9275. The aircraft has been reconfigured to CY259 and now features a  Boeing 777 style...

B777-200ER G-YMMN BA18 Helsinki Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMN was delayed leaving Seoul Incheon as BA18 Seoul Incheon – London Heathrow today and operated the flight via Helsinki in a planned diversion.

A320 G-MEDK Returns from Madrid Repaint.

British Airways A320 G-MEDK, which has been at Madrid since 26th November, positioned Madrid – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9273. The aircraft has been repainted into British Airways Union Flag with Crest livery.

A320 G-EUYB Damaged by Stockholm De-icing Truck.

British Airways A320 G-EUYB was damaged by a de-icing truck at Stockholm Arlanda this morning whilst being prepared to depart at BA771 to London Heathrow. The aircraft has sustained damage to the left hand engine.

05/12/2012 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA105 London Heathrow – Dubai BA195/BA194 London Heathrow – Houston BA436/BA437 London Heathrow – Amsterdam BA771 Stockholm Arlanda – London Heathrow BA774/BA775 London Heathrow...

A320 G-MEDG BA159 Bishkek Diversion.

British Airways A320 G-MEDG operating BA159 London Heathrow – Tblisi – Almaty (depart London 4th December) operated Tblisi – Bishkek instead of Tblisi – Almaty this morning. The return BA158 will therefore originate in Bishkek.

B777-200ER G-YMMJ Operates Seoul Inaugural.

British Airways commenced service on the London Heathrow – Seoul Incheon route today with Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMJ operating the inaugural BA17/BA18 rotation.

A321 G-EUXE Shannon Rescue Mission.

Following the diversion of Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIK to Shannon earlier this morning whilst operating BA66 Philadelphia – London Heathrow due to smoke in the cockpit, British Airways A321 G-EUXE positioned London Heathrow – Shannon as BA9256 in order to...

A318 G-EUNB Positioning Flight.

Following yesterday’s BA2 diversion to London Gatwick, British Airways A318 G-EUNB positioned London Gatwick – London City early this afternoon as BA9258.

B777-200ER G-VIIK BA66 Shannon Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIK operating BA66 Philadelphia – London Heathrow (depart Philadelphia 1st December) diverted to Shannon this morning due to smoke in the cockpit.

G-EUNB BA2 London Gatwick Diversion.

British Airways A318 G-EUNB operating BA2 New York JFK – London City diverted to London Gatwick this morning due to weather at London City.

01/12/2012 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA8 Tokyo Haneda – London Heathrow BA106 Dubai – London Heathrow BA173/BA176 London Heathrow – New York JFK BA263 London Heathrow – Riyadh BA306/BA309 London Heathrow – Paris...