British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJA Training Flights.

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJA operated the following training flights today:

BA9160 Manston – Paris Vatry
BA9161 Paris Vatry – Chateauroux
BA9162 Chateauroux – Paris Vatry
BA9163 Paris Vatry – Manston.

British Airways A318 G-EUNA Positions to Gatwick Maintenance.

British Airways A318 G-EUNA positioned London City – London Gatwick for maintenance this afternoon as BA9272. The BA1/BA2 London City – New York JFK is suspended over the summer holiday period to allow maintenance on the two A318s.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMR Continues to Buenos Aires.

Following its diversion to Sao Paulo yesterday, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMR continued the diverted BA245 London Heathrow – Buenos Aires of 28th July this morning routing Sao Paulo – Buenos Aires as BA245X. The airline then operated Buenos Aires – London Heathrow as cargo flight BA244F.

28/07/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA262 Riyadh – London Heathrow
BA854/BA855 London Heathrow – Prague
BA1390/BA1393 London Heathrow – Manchester
BA1436/BA1437 London Heathrow – Edinburgh
BA2664/BA2665 London Heathrow – Tunis.

British Airways A321 G-EUXK BA733 Paris CDG Technical Diversion.

British Airways A321 G-EUXK operating BA733 Geneva – London Heathrow was just north of Paris when it encountered a technical issue, diverted to the east, entered a rapid descent and diverted to Paris CDG. The flight was subsequently cancelled.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJA Test Flight.

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJA operated a London Heathrow – London Heathrow flight as BA9174 this afternoon routing to the north of Scotland and back.

British Airways A319 G-EUPS Dusseldorf Technical Issue.

British Airways A319 G-EUPS operated BA938 London Heathrow – Dusseldorf this morning, however the return BA939 was cancelled due to a technical issue with the aircraft. The aircraft was able to position Dusseldorf – London Heathrow later in the day as BA9253.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA Training Flights.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA operated the following training flights today:

BA9160 Manston – Chateauroux
BA9161 Chateauroux – Manston
BA9164 Manston – Chateauroux
BA9165 Chateauroux – Chatearoux
BA9166 Chateauroux – Chatearoux
BA9167 Chateaueoux – Manston.

British Airways A321 G-EUXG Damaged in Hangar.

British Airways A321 G-EUXG, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 21st July, has been damaged in the paint hangar due to items falling from the roof of the hangar onto the wing.

British Airways A320 G-MEDK BA2677 Paphos Technical Return.

British Airways A320 G-MEDK operating BA2677 Paphos – London Gatwick stopped the climb at 9,000 ft and returned t0 Paphos this evening due to a pressurisation issue. The aircraft was able to operate the flight with a delay of about three hours.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA Training Flights.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA operated the following training flights today:

BA9160 Manston – Paris Vatry
BA9161 Paris Vatry – Chatearoux
BA9163 Chateauroux – Manston
BA9164 Manston – Chateauroux
BA9167 Chateauroux – Manston.

26/07/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA34 Johannesburg – London Heathrow
BA155 London Heathrow – Cairo
BA178 New York JFK – London Heathrow
BA410/BA411 London Heathrow – Rotterdam
BA1301 Aberdeen – London Heathrow
BA2664/BA2665 London Gatwick – Tunis.

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLK New York JFK Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLK operated BA175 London Heathrow – New York JFK today, however it was unable to operate the return BA172 due to a technical issue. Sister G-CIVH which arrived into New York JFK as BA183 from London Heathrow was turned around to operate BA172 rather than overnighting and operating BA178 tomorrow morning.

25/07/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA33 London Heathrow – Johammesburg
BA155 London Heathrow – Cairo
BA2648/BA2649 London Gatwick – Tirana.

British Airways Announces A380 to Johannesburg.

British Airways today announced that it will begin 3 x weekly A380 service on the London Heathrow – Johannesburg route from 12th February 2014. The BA55/BA56 rotation will switch to A380 operation on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays from London Heathrow and on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays from Johannesburg.

From 10th March 2014 A380 operation will increase to 6 x weekly with all A380 operation on all BA55/BA56 flights except for Tuesday departures from London Heathrow and Wednesday departures from Johannesburg.

British Airways A319 G-EUPT Toulouse Technical Issue.

British Airways A319 G-EUPT overnighted at Toulouse after operating BA376 from London Heathrow yesterday, however its scheduled return to Heathrow as BA377 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA Training Flights.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA operated two training flight circuits from Manston today as follows:

BA9160 Manston – Paris Vatry
BA9161 Paris Vatry – Chateauroux
BA9162 Chateauroux – Paris Vatry
BA9163 Paris Vatry – Manston
BA9164 Manston – Paris Vatry
BA9165 Paris Vatry – Chateauroux
BA9166 Chateauroux – Paris Vatry
BA9167 Paris Vatry – Manston.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVC BA284 London Stansted Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVC operating BA284 San Francisco – London Heathrow was on approach to Heathrow as 2,700 ft close to Richmond when it turned north and diverted to London Stansted. After around two hours on the ground at Stansted the aircraft was able to continue to Heathrow.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA Training Flights.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA operated two training flight circuits from Manston today as follows:

BA9160 Manston – Paris Vatry
BA9161 Paris Vatry – Chateauroux
BA9162 Chateauroux – Paris Vatry
BA9163 Paris Vatry – Manston
BA9164 Manston – Paris Vatry
BA9165 Paris Vatry – Chateauroux
BA9166 Chateauroux – Paris Vatry
BA9167 Paris Vatry – Manston.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMR Returns to Heathrow Base.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMR, which has been at London Gatwick since 10th July, positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow as BA9179 this morning and immediately took up service as BA35 London Heathrow – Chennai.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA Training Flights.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA undertook two Manston – Paris Vatry – Chateauroux – Manston training flights today using several different flight numbers as follows:

BA380 Manston – Paris Vatry – Chateauroux
BA9162 Chateauroux – Paris Vatry
BA380 Paris Vatry – Manston
BA9164 Manston – Paris Vatry
BA9165 Paris Vatry – Chateauroux
BA9166 Chateauroux – Paris Vatry
BA9167 Paris Vatry – Manston.

22/07/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA215/BA202 London Heathrow – Boston
BA2944/BA2945 London Gatwick – Edinburgh
BA2964/BA2965 London Gatwick – Glasgow.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA Training Flights.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA operated the following training flights today:

BA380 Manston – Paris Vatry – Chateauroux
BA9162T Chateauroux – Paris Vatry
BA380 Paris Vatry – Paris Vatry
BA380 Paris Vatry – Manston.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWS Operates Delayed BA136.

Following the technical issue encountered by sister G-BNWD yesterday, British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWS operated yesterday’s delayed BA136 Monrovia – Freetown – London Heathrow routing Freetown – London Heathrow.

17/07/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA48 Seattle – London Heathrow
BA154 Cairo – London Heathrow
BA902/BA903 London Heathrow – Frankfurt
BA1395 Manchester – London Heathrow.

Titan Airways B767-300ER G-POWD Ends BA Lease.

Titan Airways Boeing 767-33AER G-POWD ended its current BA lease this afternoon positioning London Heathrow – London Stansted as BA9153 after arriving as BA154 from Cairo.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWD Freetown Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWD operated the Monrovia – Freetown sector of BA136 this morning, however the onward service to London Heathrow has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

16/07/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA155 London Heathrow – Cairo.
BA1404 London Heathrow – Manchester
BA1411 Manchester – London Heathrow.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA Red Arrows Photo Flight.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA operated a Manston – Paris Vatry flight as BA380 this afternoon accompanied by The Red Arrows for publicity photo purposes. The flight spent much time at low altitude by the White Cliffs of Dover. The aircraft later continued Paris Vatry – Chateauroux – Manston.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIM Operates Rome Rotation.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIM operated the BA554/BA555 London Heathrow – Rome Fiumicino rotation today. The aircraft was scheduled in order to carry a new nose cone for A321 G-EUXD which encountered a bird strike at Rome yesterday evening. However due to loading issues no nose cone was carried.

British Airways A321 G-EUXD Rome Fiumicino Technical Issue.

British Airways A321 G-EUXD overnighted at Rome Fiumicino having operated BA558 from London Heathrow yesterday, however its scheduled return as BA551 this morning was cancelled due to a damaged nosecone which the aircraft sustained in a bird strike on landing yesterday.

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

Titan Airways Boeing 737-33A G-POWC operated the BA1388/BA1395 London Heathrow – Manchester and BA1448/BA1455 London Heathrow – Edinburgh rotations today. The aircraft then positioned London Heathrow – London Stansted as BA9254.

14/07/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA177/BA174 London Heathrow – New York JFK
BA366/BA367 London Heathrow – Marseille
BA499 Lisbon – London Heathrow
BA540/BA541 London Heathrow – Bologna
BA709 Zurich – London Heathrow
BA834/BA835 London Heathrow – Dublin (more…)

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

Titan Airways Boeing 767-33AER G-POWD positioned Brize Norton – London Heathrow late this afternoon as BA250P in order to operate the BA155/BA154 London Heathrow – Cairo rotation.

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

Titan Airways Boeing 737-33A G-POWC positioned London Stansted – London Heathrow as BA253P late this afternoon in order to operate the BA792/BA793 London Heathrow – Gothenburg rotation.

British Airways A319 G-DBCI Positioning Flight.

Following its diversion to Belfast International yesterday evening, British Airways A319 G-DBCI positioned Belfast International – Belfast City as BA1327 this morning prior to operatign BA1327 Belfast City – London Heathrow.

13/07/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA316/BA319 London Heathrow – Paris CDG
BA336/BA337 London Heathrow – Paris Orly
BA346/BA347 London Heathrow – Nice
BA356/BA347 London Heathrow – Nice
BA423 Amsterdam – London Heathrow
BA460/BA461 London Heathrow – Madrid (more…)

British Airways A320 G-EUYF BA779 Manchester Diversion.

British Airways A320 G-EUYF operating BA779 Stockholm Arlanda – London Heathrow diverted via Manchester this afternoon due to the closure of Heathrow owing to a  fire involving Ethiopian Airlines B787-8 ET-AOP.

British Airways A319 G-EUPF BA767 Glasgow Diversion.

British Airways A319 G-EUPF operating BA767 Oslo – London Heathrow diverted via Glasgow this afternoon due to the closure of Heathrow owing to a  fire involving Ethiopian Airlines B787-8 ET-AOP.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVA BA268 London Stansted Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVA operating BA268 Los Angeles – London Heathrow (depart Los Angeles 11th July) diverted via London Stansted this afternoon due to the closure of Heathrow owing to a  fire involving Ethiopian Airlines B787-8 ET-AOP.

12/07/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA106 Dubai – London Heathrow
BA154 Cairo – London Heathrow
BA198 Mumbai – London Heathrow
BA322/BA327 London Heathrow – Paris CDG
BA400/BA401 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA414/BA415 London Heathrow – Rotterdam (more…)

British Airways A320 G-EUUP Tripoli Rescue Mission.

Following the technical issue encountered earlier by sister G-EUYL, British Airways A320 G-EUUP positioned London Heathrow – Tripoli this evening in order to operate the delayed BA899 Tripoli – London Heathrow.

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

Titan Airways Boeing 767-33AER G-POWD positioned Amsterdam – London Heathrow as BA9258 early this afternoon in order to operate the BA1484/BA1489 and BA1486/BA1493 London Heathrow – Glasgow rotations. The aircraft then positioned London Heathrow – RAF Brize Norton as BA9259.

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

Titan Airways Boeing 757-256 G-POWH operated the following British Airways services today:

BA1304/BA1305 London Heathrow – Aberdeen
BA1442/BA1445 London Heathrow – Edinburgh
BA1488/BA1495 London Heathrow – Glasgow.

The aircraft then positioned London Heathrow – London Stansted as BA9250.

British Airways A321 G-MEDG Tel Aviv Technical Issue.

British Airways A321 G-MEDG arrived in Tel Aviv this morning as BA163 from London Heathrow (depart London 10th July), however the return BA162 has been cancelled indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

11/07/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA107 London Heathrow – Dubai
BA155 London Heathrow – Cairo
BA162 Tel Aviv – London Heathrow
BA199 London Heathrow – Mumbai
BA576 London Heathrow – Milan Linate
BA577 Milan Linate – London Heathrow (more…)

Titan Airways B757-200 G-POWH Positions for BA Operations.

Titan Airways Boeing 757-256 positioned Dublin – London Heathrow as BA9256 early this afternoon and then operated the following rotations:

BA1484/BA1489 London Heathrow – Glasgow
BA1486/BA1493 London Heathrow – Glasgow.

10/07/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA93/BA92 London Heathrow – Toronto
BA265/BA264 London Heathrow – Washington
BA276 Hyderabad – London Heathrow.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWM BA93 Heathrow Technical Return.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWM operating BA93 London Heathrow – Toronto stopped the climb at 20,000 ft close to Newport, South Wales and entered a hold, slowly descending to 10,000 ft before returning to Heathrow. The flight was operated in the evening by sister G-BNWW.

British Airways A320 G-EUUL Emerges from Heathrow Paintshop.

British Airways A320 G-EUUL, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 2nd July, emerged from the paintshop this morning in Union Flag with Crest livery and re-entered service as BA392 London Heathrow – Brussels.

09/07/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA277 London Heathrow – Hyderabad
BA487 Barcelona – London Heathrow
BA545 Bologna – London Heathrow.

 

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWH Nassau Rescue Mission.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWH operated BA265 London Heathrow – Washington today, then positioned Washington – Nassau as BA9150. This was to collect passengers delayed in Nassau by yesterday’s technical issue encountered by sister G-BNWU operating BA252 Providenciales – Nassau – London Heathrow.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWU Nassau Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWU operating BA252 Providenciales – Nassau – London Heathrow operated the Providenciales – Nassau sector this evening then encountered a technical issue. As a result the Nassau – London Heathrow sector has been delayed overnight.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVB Returns from Miami.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVB departed Miami late tonight operating yesterday’s delayed BA208 Miami – London Heathrow as BA9607.

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLF BA287 Non Vancouver Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLF operating BA287 London Heathrow – San Francisco was planned to divert to Vancouver this evening due to the crash of Asiana Boeing 777-200ER HL7742 at San Francisco, however San Francisco was able to accept the flight and it operated as scheduled.

British Airways A380 Introduction Brought Forward.

British Airways today loaded changes into GDS systems revealing that the first A380 longhaul flight will be brought forward to September 24th when an A380 will operated BA269 London Heathrow – Los Angeles. Introduction on the London Heathrow – Hong Kong route had been brought forward to October 22nd.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA Delivered.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA was delivered Toulouse – London Heathrow this morning as BA380. This is the first A380 delivery for the airline.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMT Rio De Janeiro Delay.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMT operated BA249 London Heathrow – Rio De Janeiro today, however the return BA248 has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a crew or technical issue.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWI Continues Delayed BA137.

Following the technical issue encountered by sister G-BNWV at Freetown yesterday, British Airways B767-336ER G-BWNI arrived into Freetown in the early hours of this morning and continued yesterday’s delayed BA137 Freetown – Monrovia. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed BA136 Monrovia – Freetown – London Heathrow.

01/07/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA8 Tokyo Haneda – London Heathrow
BA392/BA393 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA1386/BA1391 London Heathrow – Manchester
BA2664/BA2665 London Heathrow – Tunis.