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Monthly Archives: October 2013

British Airways B737-400 G-DOCH Withdrawn.

October 31, 2013

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCH was withdrawn from service at London Gatwick this evening after arriving as BA2595 from Catania.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMT Returns from Buenos Aires.

October 31, 2013

Following the weather radar issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMT departed Buenos Aires this afternoon as cargo flight BA244F Buenos Aires – London Heathrow. Parts were delivered by sister G-YMMA arriving this morning as BA245 from London Heathrow.

British Airways B747-400 G-BYGF BA107 London Heathrow Return.

October 31, 2013

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BYGF operating BA107 London Heathrow – Dubai stopped the climb over Dover, declared PAN and returned to London Heathrow due to an unruly passenger. The same aircraft operated the flight once the passenger had been removed.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVZ Enters Heathrow Maintenance.

October 31, 2013

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVZ entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this morning after arriving as BA192 from Dallas-Fort Worth.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMT Buenos Aires Technical Issue.

October 30, 2013

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMT arrived into Buenos Aires this morning as BA245 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 29th October), however this evening’s return BA244 has been cancelled due to the aircraft suffering a weather radar failure.

British Airways A320 G-MIDO Returns from Rotterdam.

October 30, 2013

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways A320 G-MIDO positioned Rotterdam – London Heathrow this morning as BA9275.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVR Operates BA269.

October 30, 2013

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVR operated the BA269/BA268 London Heathrow – Los Angeles rotation today in place of the scheduled A380. Scheduled A380 G-XLEA has overrun in maintenance at London Heathrow.

British Airways A320 G-EUUD Returns from Glasgow Maintenance.

October 30, 2013

British Airways A320 G-EUUD, which has been under maintenance at Glasgow since 8th October, returned to service this morning operating BA1473 Glasgow – London Heathrow.

British Airways A321 G-EUXJ Enters Glasgow Maintenance.

October 29, 2013

British Airways A321 G-EUXJ entered the Glasgow maintenance facility late tonight after arriving as BA1494 from London Heathrow.

British Airways A320 G-EUUE Enters Glasgow Maintenance.

October 29, 2013

British Airways A320 G-EUUE entered the Glasgow maintenance facility late tonight after arriving as BA1478 from London Heathrow.

British Airways A320 G-EUUV Positions to Madrid Maintenance.

October 29, 2013

British Airways A320 G-EUUV positioned London Heathrow – Madrid for maintenance late this afternoon as BA9276.

British Airways A320 G-MIDO Rotterdam Technical Issue.

October 29, 2013

British Airways A320 G-MIDO operated BA414 London Heathrow – Rotterdam this evening, however the return BA415 was cancelled due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

British Airways A320 G-EUYD Enters Heathrow Maintenance.

October 29, 2013

British Airways A320 G-EUYD entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this evening after arriving as BA1459 from Edinburgh.

British Airways A319 G-DBCF Positions to Prestwick Maintenance.

October 29, 2013

British Airways A319 G-DBCF, which has been out of service at London Gatwick since 22nd October, positioned London Gatwick – Prestwick this afternoon as BA9274.

British Airways B737-400 G-DOCA BA2712 London Gatwick Technical Return.

October 29, 2013

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCA operating BA2712 London Gatwick – Malaga was en route close to L’Orient in France when it turned back to London Gatwick due to a technical issue. The flight was subsequently operated by sister G-DOCN.

29/10/13 British Airways Flight Cancellation.

October 29, 2013

BA8 Tokyo Haneda – London Heathrow did not operate today.

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLZ Dreamflight Return.

October 28, 2013

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLZ operated the return Dreamflight Orlando – London Heathrow charity flight this evening as BA2DF.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJC Operates Delayed Toronto Rotation.

October 28, 2013

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJC operated yesterday’s delayed BA99/BA98 London Heathrow – Toronto rotation this afternoon as BA9609/BA9601.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BZHA Operates Venice Cruise Charter.

October 28, 2013

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BZHA operated a London Heathrow – Venice cruise charter rotation this morning as BA9228/BA9229.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BZHB Operates Venice Cruise Charter.

October 28, 2013

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BZHB operated a London Heathrow – Venice cruise charter rotation this morning as BA9220/BA9221.

28/10/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

October 28, 2013

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA7 London Heathrow – Tokyo Haneda
BA187/BA186 London Heathrow – Newark
BA219/BA218 London Heathrow – Denver
BA314/BA319 London Heathrow – Paris CDG
BA316/BA323 London Heathrow – Paris CDG Read more »

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVA Enters Heathrow Maintenance.

October 27, 2013

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVA entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this evening after arriving as BA238 from Boston.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWD Operates New Accra Rotation.

October 27, 2013

British Airways added an additional London Heathrow – Accra rotation from today with Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWD operating the inaugural BA79/BA80 rotation.

British Airways B737-400 G-DOCO Positions to Norwich Maintenance.

October 27, 2013

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCO positioned London Gatwick – Norwich early this evening for maintenance at KLM Engineering.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIN Enters Heathrow Maintenance.

October 27, 2013

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIN entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this afternoon after arriving as BA82 from Abuja.

British Airways A380 G-XLEC Operates One-Off BA1026.

October 27, 2013

British Airways A380 G-XLEC operated Hong Kong – London Heathrow as BA1026 tonight to the timings of the regular BA26 rotation. This was a one-0ff renumbering caused by the timetable and overnight clock changes.

British Airways B737-400 G-GBTA Operates Delayed Catania Rotation.

October 27, 2013

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-GBTA operated yesterday’s delayed BA2594/BA2595 London Gatwick – Catania rotation this afternoon. The flight was delayed overnight by the eruption of Mount Etna.

British Airways A319 G-DBCE Returns from Gatwick Base.

October 27, 2013

British Airways A319 G-DBCE, which has been operating from London Gatwick since 14th October, positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9259.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMF Operates First 777 Bangkok Service.

October 27, 2013

The BA9/BA10 London Heathrow rotation switched from Boeing 747-400 to Boeing 777-236ER operation today with G-YMMF operating the first B777-200ER rotation.

Withdrawn British Airways B737-400 G-DOCV Leaves UK.

October 27, 2013

Withdrawn British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCV departed the UK this morning routing London Gatwick – Keflavik – Goose Bay – Chicago/Rockford – Victorville for storage as BA9258.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWS Operates Extended BA253.

October 27, 2013

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWS operating BA253 London Heathrow – Nassau – Providenciales instead operated London Heathrow – Nassau – Grand Cayman – Providenciales today. This was due to the cancellation of the Nassau – Grand Cayman sector of BA253 yesterday.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIJ Operates BA53 Seattle Inaugural.

October 27, 2013

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIJ operated the inaugural flight of the additional London Heathrow – Seattle BA53/BA52 rotation this morning. However the flight operated under callsign BA9608.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVK Operates To New Bangkok Return Schedule.

October 27, 2013

The BA9/BA10 London Heathrow – Bangkok rotation changes schedule and switches from Boeing 747-400 to Boeing 777-200ER operation today. As a result of the start of the new timetable Boeing 747-436 G-CIVK operated today’s Bangkok – London Heathrow service to the new schedule but using flight number BA1010.

27/10/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

October 27, 2013

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA69/BA68 London Heathrow – Philadelphia
BA297/BA296 London Heathrow – Chicago
BA2167/BA2166 London Gatwick – Tampa.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWN Operates Shortened BA253.

October 26, 2013

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWN operating BA253 London Heathrow – Nassau – Grand Cayman terminated at Nassau this afternoon with the return BA252 operating from Nassau.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIB Operates Delayed Dubai Service.

October 26, 2013

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIB operated last night’s delayed BA109 London Heathrow – Dubai service this morning as BA109X and will operate today’s BA108 Dubai – London Heathrow in the early hours of tomorrow morning as BA108X.

British Airways A320 G-EUUV Operates Heathrow – Gran Canaria Inaugural.

October 26, 2013

British Airways commenced weekly service on the London Heathrow – Gran Canaria route today with A320 G-EUUV operating the inaugural BA488/BA489 rotation. The aircraft was met with a Water Cannon salute at Gran Canaria.

British Airways A320 G-EUUU Operates Rhodes Charter.

October 26, 2013

British Airways A320 G-EUUU operated a London Heathrow – Rhodes charter rotation this morning as BA9232/BA9233.

British Airways A320 G-EUUM Operates Bodrum Charter.

October 26, 2013

British Airways A320 G-EUUM operated a London Heathrow – Bodrum charter rotation this morning as BA9234/BA9235.

British Airways A320 G-EUYC Operates Kos Charter.

October 26, 2013

British Airways A320 G-EUYC operated a London Heathrow – Kos charter rotation this morning as BA9240/BA9241.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWD Operates Final Lusaka Rotation.

October 25, 2013

British Airways operated its final BA255/BA254 London Heathrow – Lusaka rotation this evening with Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWD operating the final service. The aircraft received the traditional water cannon salute on departure from Lusaka.

G-BNWD receiving water cannon salute on departure from Lusaka as BA254 to London Heathrow. Picture courtesy of Caroline Davidson.

British Airways B777-300ER G-STBE Returns from Cardiff Maintenance.

October 25, 2013

Following the fuel leak it encountered yesterday, British Airways Boeing 777-36NER G-STBE, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since October 19th, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9173.

British Airways A319 G-DBCA Positions to Gatwick Base.

October 25, 2013

British Airways A319 G-DBCA positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick as BA9253 this morning and took up service as BA2688 London Gatwick – Genoa.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMF Returns from Gatwick Base.

October 25, 2013

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMF positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow this morning as BA9174 after arriving as BA2166 from Tampa.

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLR Operates BA179/BA182 Rotation.

October 24, 2013

Following the non-return of Boeing 777-36NER G-STBE from Cardiff-Wales this afternoon, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLR operated a delayed BA179/BA182 rotation this evening. This flight had been scheduled to be operated by Boeing 777-36NER G-STBB, which was switched to operate BA15 London Heathrow – Singapore – Sydney. This was the flight on which G-STBE had been scheduled to return to service.

British Airways B777-300ER G-STBE Cardiff-Wales Technical Delay.

October 24, 2013

British Airways Boeing 777-36NER G-STBE was scheduled to position Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow this afternoon following maintenance, however a fuel leak was discovered and the aircraft remained at Cardiff-Wales for further attention.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIL Positions to Cardiff Maintenance.

October 24, 2013

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIL positioned London Heathrow – Cardiff-Wales for maintenance this afternoon as BA9172.

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLG Returns from Cardiff Maintenance.

October 24, 2013

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLG, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 11th October, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9171.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVU Positions to Cardiff Maintenance.

October 24, 2013

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVU positioned London Heathrow – Cardiff-Wales for maintenance this afternoon as BA9170.

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

October 24, 2013

Titan Airways Boeing 737-33A G-POWC positioned London Stansted – London Heathrow this morning as BA925P then operated the following British Airways flights:

BA1388/BA1395 London Heathrow – Manchester.

The aircraft then positioned London Heathrow – London Stansted as BA9252.




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