British Airways A321 G-MEDU Beirut – Larnaca Positioning Flights.

British Airways A321 G-MEDU operated BA149 London Heathrow – Beirut today, then instead of overnighting in Beirut positioned to Larnaca where the outbound crew will overnight. The aircraft will then operate back to Beirut as BA148 early tomorrow morning in order...

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIC BA257 Heathrow Technical Return.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIC operating BA257 London Heathrow – Delhi was en route over Poland when it turned back to London Heathrow due to a technical issue with a hydraulic system. The flight was subsequently operated by sister G-YMMP.

British Airways A320 G-EUUI Gibraltar Technical Issue.

British Airways A320 G-EUUI operated BA490 London Heathrow – Gibraltar this morning then encountered a technical issue meaning it was unable to operate the return BA491. Spares and engineers were ferried by sister G-EUYO operating BA492 London Heathrow –...

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVR Returns from Amsterdam.

Following its diversion to Amsterdam late last night, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVR continued yesterday’s delayed BA232 Moscow Domodedovo – London Heathrow this morning routing Amsterdam – London Heathrow this morning as BA232X.

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

Titan Airways Boeing 737-33A G-POWC positioned London Stansted – London Heathrow early this morning as BA9252 in order to operate the following flights: BA1306/BA1307 London Heathrow – Aberdeen BA1332/BA1333 London Heathrow – Newcastle BA1402/BA1407...

British Airways A320 G-EUYB BA866 Heathrow Technical Return.

British Airways A320 G-EUYB operating BA866 London Heathrow – Budapest stopped the climb at 6,000 ft due to a technical issue this morning, squawked the 7700 emergency code and returned to Heathrow for a safe landing. The flight was subsequently operated by...

British Airways B747-400 G-BYGG Operates Delayed BA38.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BYGG arrived into Beijing this morning as BA39 from London Heathrow (depart London 28th August) and turned around immediately to operate yesterday’s delayed BA38 Beijing – London Heathrow as BA38X. This is the flight that...

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVY Irkutsk Rescue Mission.

Following the technical diversion of sister G-CIVI to Irkutsk this morning, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVY positioned London Heathrow – Irkustk as BA9158 this evening and will continue the delayed and diverted BA39 London Heathrow – Beijing flying...

Extra B777-200ER for Gatwick for 2014.

British Airways today announced that from the Summer 2014 timetable an additional Boeing 777-200ER will be allocated to London Gatwick. This will allow the expansion of services to Orlando, Punta Cana, Antigua and Kingston.

British Airways A321 G-EUXK Operates Amman Rotation.

British Airways European configuration A321 G-EUXK operated the BA147/BA146 London Heathrow – Amman rotation this morning in place of the usual midhaul aircraft. The inbound BA146 operated via Vienna in what appears to have been a planned diversion.

Titan Airways Boeing 737-33A G-POWC Operates for BA.

Titan Airways Boeing 737-33A G-POWC positioned London Stansted – London Heathrow as BA9259 this morning in order to operate the following services: BA1386/BA1391 London Heathrow – Manchester BA1444/BA1453 London Heathrow – Edinburgh. The aircraft...

28/08/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA306/BA309 London Heathrow – Paris CDG BA1310/BA1311 London Heathrow – Aberdeen BA1382/BA1387 London Heathrow – Manchester.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVI BA39 Irkutsk Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVI operating BA39 London Heathrow – Beijing (depart London Heathrow 27th August) diverted to Irkutsk this morning due to indication of overheating in the avionics bay. The flight is scheduled to continue tomorrow.

British Airways A320 G-MIDO Venice Rescue Mission.

Following the technical issue encountered by Boeing 737-436 G-DOCE yesterday evening, British Airways A320 G-MIDO positioned London Heathrow – Venice this afternoon as BA9254 in order to operate yesterday’s delayed BA2589 Venice – London Gatwick. The...

Titan Airways B737-300 G-POWC Positions for BA Operations.

Titan Airways Boeing 737-33A G-POWC positioned London Stansted – London  Gatwick this afternoon as BA9256 in order to operate the BA2584/BA2585 London Gatwick – Venice rotation. The aircraft then positioned London Gatwick – London Stansted as...

British Airways A320 G-EUUN Basle Technical Issue.

British Airways A320 G-EUUN operated BA752 London Heathrow – Basle this morning, however the return BA753 was cancelled indicating a technical issue with the aircraft. The aircraft was able to position Basle – London Heathrow late at night as...

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

Titan Airways Boeing 737-33A G-ZAPZ positioned London Stansted – London Gatwick early this morning as BA9253 and later operated the BA2964/BA2965 London Gatwick – Glasgow rotation.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVE Operates Delayed BA27.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVE operated yesterday’s delayed BA27 London Heathrow – Hong Kong this afternoon as BA27X and will operate today’s BA28 Hong Kong – London Heathrow as a dayflight BA28X tomorrow.

British Airways B737-400 G-DOCO Glasgow Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCO operated BA2960 London Gatwick – Glasgow this morning, however the return BA2961 was cancelled due to a technical issue with the aircraft. The aircraft was able to position Glasgow – London Gatwick early in the evening...

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

Titan Airways Boeing 737-33A G-POWC  operated the following British Airways flights today: BA1304/BA1305 London Heathrow – Aberdeen BA1342/BA1343 London Heathrow – Leeds Bradford BA1452/BA1459 London Heathrow – Edinburgh. The aircraft then positioned...

British Airways A320 G-EUYL Milan Linate Cancellation.

British Airways A320 G-EUYL operated BA574 London Heathrow – Milan Linate this afternoon, however the return BA575 was cancelled and the aircraft later positioned Milan Linate – London Heathrow as BA9252.

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

Titan Airways Boeing 737-33A G-POWC positioned London Stansted – London Heathrow as BA9258 this morning in order to operate the following flights: BA1324/BA1325 London Heathrow – Newcastle BA1388/BA1395 London Heathrow – Manchester BA1396/BA1403...

21/08/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA26 Hong Kong – London Heathrow BA440/BA441 London Heathrow – Amsterdam BA458/BA459 London Heathrow – Madrid BA548/BA549 London Heathrow – Rome Fiumicino BA572/BA573 London Heathrow...

British Airways A319 G-EUPK Returns Empty from Milan Linate.

British Airways A319 G-EUPK operated BA574 London Heathrow – Milan Linate with a delay of around two hours this afternoon, the aircraft then returned empty to London Heathrow as BA575. It appears that all passengers were accommodated on BA563 operated by A320...

British Airways A320 G-EUUR BA490 Malaga Diversion.

British Airways A320 G-EUUR operating BA490 London Heathrow – Gibraltar diverted via Malaga this morning due to weather at Gibraltar. Usually when there is a weather diversion to Malaga on this service passengers are transferred to and from Gibraltar by road,...

British Airways A320 G-EUYA Hamburg Technical Issue.

British Airways A320 G-EUYA overnighted at Hamburg after operating BA972 from London Heathrow yesterday, however its scheduled return to London Heathrow as BA963 was cancelled this morning indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

20/08/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA25 London Heathrow – Hong Kong BA265/BA264 London Heathrow – Washington BA561 Milan Linate – London Heathrow BA575 Milan Linate – London Heathrow BA963 Hamburg – London...

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLN London Heathrow Test Flight.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLN, which has been under maintenance at London  Heathrow since 10th August, after returning from its double technical diversions at Riyadh, undertook a London Heathrow – London Heathrow test flight as BA9171 this evening,...

British Airways A320 G-EUUO Operates Moscow Extra.

British Airways A320 G-EUUO operated an additional London Heathrow – Moscow Domodedovo service this afternoon as BA1235, positioning back to London Heathrow as BA9153. This flight operated in additional to the regular BA235/BA234 rotation operated by Boeing...

19/08/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA115/BA176 London Heathrow – New York JFK BA1155/BA154 London Heathrow – Cairo BA265/BA264 London Heathrow – Washington BA563 Milan Linate – London...

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMG Positions to Gatwick Base.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMG positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick as BA9151 this evening in order to operate the delayed BA2233 London Gatwick – Bermuda. The flight was delayed due to a technical issue encountered by Boeing 777-236ER...

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVY Riyadh Rescue Mission.

Following the earlier technical return of sister G-CIVR to Riyadh, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVY positioned London Heathrow – Riyadh this afternoon as BA9150 and will operate delayed BA262 Riyadh – London Heathrow in the early hours of tomorrow...

British Airways A321 G-MEDU Returns to Service.

British Airways A321 G-MEDU returned to service this morning operating BA147 London Heathrow – Ammam. The IFE system has been repaired using parts from sister G-MEDF which has departed for maintenance at Madrid.

British Airways A318 G-EUNA Returns from Gatwick Maintenance.

British Airways A318 G-EUNA, which has been under maintenance at London Gatwick since 31st July, positioned London Gatwick – London City as BA9273 this morning then re-entered service as BA1 London City – Shannon – New York JFK.

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

Titan Airways Boeing 737-33A G-ZAPZ operated the following British Airways flights today: BA1324/BA1325 London Heathrow – Newcastle BA1388/BA1393 London Heathrow – Manchester BA1336/BA1337 London Heathrow – Newcastle. The aircraft then positioned...

IAG Secures A320NEO Options for BA.

British Airways’ parent IAG tonight announced an order for 62 A32os for Vueling, plus options on a further 158 A320NEOs. Of these 158 optioned aircraft 58 would be for Vueling with the remainding 100 split between Vueling, Iberia and British Airways.

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLU Operates Delayed BA27.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLU operated yesterday’s delayed BA27 London Heathrow – Hong Kong early this afternoon as BA27X, and will operate today’s BA28 Hong Kong – London Heathrow as a day flight BA28X tomorrow. The flight was delayed...

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVM Operates Delayed BA25.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVM operated yesterday’s delayed BA25 London Heathrow – Hong Kong early this afternoon as BA25X, and will operate today’s BA26 Hong Kong – London Heathrow as a day flight BA26X tomorrow. The flight was delayed...

British Airways A321 G-MEDU Returns from Glasgow Maintenance.

British Airways A321 G-MEDU, which has been under maintenance at Glasgow since 1st August, returned to service this morning operating BA1475 Glasgow – London Heathrow. However the aircraft did not operate any further services today due to a faulty IFE...

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

Titan Airways Boeing 737-33A G-ZAPZ positioned London Stansted – London Heathrow early this morning as BA9253 in order to operate the following services: BA1370/BA1389 London Heathrow – Manchester BA1390/BA1393 London Heathrow – Manchester...

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWU Moscow Lightning Strike.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWU arrived into Moscow Domodedovo early this morning as BA237 from London Heathrow (depart London 13th August), however the return BA236 was cancelled due to the aircraft requiring inspections following a lightning strike on...

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLT Overnight Beijing Delay.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLT arrived into Beijing this morning as BA39 from London Heathrow (depart London 10th August), however the return BA38 has been delayed overnight due to weather issues delaying departure such that crew would not have enough hours to...

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLF Overnight Sao Paulo Delay.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLF arrived into Sao Paulo this morning as BA247 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 9th August) however today’s scheduled BA246 return has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a crew or...

British Airways A320 G-EUYC Brussels Technical Issue.

British Airways A320 G-EUYC overnighted at Brussels having operated BA404 from London Heathrow yesterday, however its scheduled return to London Heathrow as BA389 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWV Entebbe Rescue Mission.

Following the technical issue encountered by sister G-BNWU this morning, British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWV positioned London Heathrow – Entebbe this evening as BA63X and will operate today’s delayed BA62 Entebbe – London Heathrow tomorrow as...

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJB Enters Service.

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJB entered service this afternoon operating the BA780/BA781 London Heathrow – Stockholm Arlanda rotation. This was the first British Airways Boeing 787 passenger service.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIS Resumes Nairobi Service.

Following the fire at Nairobi airport on 7th August, British Airways resumed service on the London Heathrow – Nairobi route today with Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIS operating the BA65/BA64 London Heathrow – Nairobi roation.

09/08/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA155 London Heathrow – Cairo BA229/BA228 London Heathrow – Baltimore-Washington BA396/BA397 London Heathrow – Brussels BA1386/BA1391 London Heathrow –...

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVD Riyadh Rescue Mission.

Following the second technical return of sister G-BNLN to Riyadh this morning, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVD positioned London Heathrow – Riyadh this afternoon as BA9157 and will operate yesterday’s delayed BA262 Riyadh – London Heathrow in...

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJA Demonstration Flights.

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJA positioned Manston – Newcastle as BA787 this morning, making a low flypast of the Rolls Royce factory at Derby en route. After being available for viewing at Newcastle the aircraft continued to Edinburgh still using the BA787...

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

Titan Airways Boeing 737-33A G-POWC positioned London Stansted – London Heathrow as BA9253 this morning in order to operate the following British Airways flights: BA1370/BA1389 London Heathrow – Manchester BA1308/BA1309 London Heathrow – Aberdeen....

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLN Does Not Return from Riyadh.

Following its technical issue and return to Riyadh yesterday, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLN departed Riyadh this morning operating yesterday’s BA262 Riyadh – London Heathrow as BA262Y. Problems with the flaps again became apparent and the aircraft...

British Airways A321 G-EUXG Returns from Madrid Repaint.

British Airways A321 G-EUXG, which has been under maintenance at Madrid since 29th July, positioned Madrid – London Heathrow as BA9272 this evening. The aircraft has been repainted but we await confirmation that it now carries Union Flag with Crest...

Airport Fire Disrupts Nairobi Services.

A huge fire in the International Arrivals Hall at Nairobi airport has caused the cancellation of today’s BA65/BA64 London Heathrow – Nairobi rotation. It is not yet clear when Nairobi services will be able to recommence.

07/08/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA65/BA64 London Heathrow – Nairobi BA472/BA473 London Heathrow – Barcelona BA853 Prague – London Heathrow BA990/BA991 London Heathrow – Berlin Tegel BA1386/BA1391 London Heathrow...

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLN BA262 Riyadh Technical Return.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLN operating BA262 Riyadh – London Heathrow stopped the climb at 10,000 ft this morning due to a flaps problem, dumped fuel to the west of Riyadh and returned for a safe landing. The flight has been delayed overnight.

06/08/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA432/BA433 London Heathrow – Amsterdam BA576/BA577 London Heathrow – Milan Linate BA909 Frankfurt – London Heathrow BA1388/BA1395 London Heathrow – Manchester BA1484/BA1489 London...

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJA Training Flights.

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJA operated the following flights today: BA9160 Manston – Paris Vatry BA9161 Paris Vatry – Chateauroux BA9162 Chateauroux – Paris Vatry BA9163 Paris Vatry – Manston. The aircraft then operated a Manston –...

British Airways B737-400 G-DOCG Edinburgh Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCG overnighted at Edinburgh after operating BA2946 from London Gatwick yesterday, however its scheduled return to London Gatwick as BA2931 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

British Airways A319 G-EUOC Brussels Technical Issue.

British Airways A319 G-EUOC overnighted at Brussels after operating BA404 yesterday, however its scheduled return to London Heathrow as BA389 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

05/08/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA265/BA264 London Heathrow – Washington BA389 Brussels – London Heathrow BA2931 Edinburgh – London Gatwick.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIS Operates Delayed Mumbai Service.

Following the technical issue encountered by sister G-VIIX yesterday, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIS operated yesterday’s delayed BA199 London Heathrow – Mumbai early this afternoon as BA199X and will operate today’s BA198 Mumbai –...

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 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.

03/08/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA155 London Heathrow – Cairo BA712/BA713 London Heathrow – Zurich BA2956/BA2957 London Heathrow – Glasgow.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJA Training Flights.

British Airways B787-8 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 A320 G-EUUO Amsterdam Airbridge Incident.

British Airways A320 G-EUUO operated BA428 London Heathrow – Amsterdam this morning but struck the airbridge at Amsterdam sustaining damage making it unable to operate the return BA429. This flight was cancelled.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA Enters Service.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA entered service this morning operating the BA902/BA903 London Heathrow – Frankfurt rotation. This is a “soft launch” of A380 services and the A380 will operate unannounced on this route over the next few weeks before...

02/08/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today: BA155 London Heathrow – Cairo BA215/BA202 London Heathrow – Boston BA429 Amsterdam – London Heathrow BA1342/BA1343 London Heathrow – Leeds Bradford BA1388/BA1395 London Heathrow...

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 BA9164 Paris Vatry – Paris Vatry BA9163 Paris Vatry –...