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

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.

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

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 B747-400 G-CIVR Operates BA269.

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.

28/10/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

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 (more…)

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

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 B767-300ER G-BNWS Operates Extended BA253.

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

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.

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-BNWD Operates Final Lusaka Rotation.

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

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.

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

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.

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLP Operates Madrid Rotation.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLP operated the BA464/BA465 London Heathrow – Madrid rotation this afternoon in place of the usual A320 in order to accommodate passengers from the earlier cancelled BA460/BA461 rotation.

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

Titan Airways Boeing 76733AER G-POWD operated the following British Airways flights today:

BA1304/BA1305 London Heathrow – Aberdeen
BA1442/BA1445 London Heathrow – Edinburgh.

The aircraft then positioned London Heathrow – London Stansted as BA9271.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJD Toronto Delay.

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJD operated BA97 London Heathrow – Toronto yesterday, however the return BA96 was delayed until the early hours of this morning. We understand this was due to the aircraft needing to be inspected after being struck by a ground vehicle. The aircraft was immediately taken out of service on arrival at London Heathrow and moved to the maintenance facility.

British Airways A319 G-DBCG Positions to and Returns From Prestwick Maintenance.

British Airways A319 G-DBCG positioned London Heathrow – Prestwick as  BA9272 early this evening then returned to London Heathrow as BA9273 late at night. This was due to an issue with A321 G-EUXG, which was scheduled to return to London Heathrow this evening but which will require further attention at Prestwick.

British Airways B777-300ER G-STBH Delivered.

British Airways Boeing 777-336ER G-STBH was delivered Paine Field – Cardiff-Wales this evening as BA9150. This brings the Boeing 777-300ER fleet up to right aircraft.

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

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVS, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 7th October, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow late this afternoon as BA9172 and returned to traffic as BA57 London Heathr0w – Johannesburg.

British Airways A380 G-XLEC Delivered.

British Airways A380 G-XLEC was delivered Toulouse – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA380. This brings the BA A380 fleet up to three aircraft.

British Airways A319 G-DBCB BA410 Brussels Diversion.

British Airways A319 G-DBCB operating BA410 London Heathrow – Rotterdam diverted to Brussels this morning due to weather at Rotterdam. The aircraft then positioned Brussels – London  Heathrow as BA9225. As a result BA411 Rotterdam – London Heathrow was cancelled.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMD Operates Gatwick – Malaga Rotation.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMD operated the BA2714/BA2715 London Gatwick – Malaga rotation this morning in place of the usual Boeing 737-400. This allowed the flight to accommodated the passengers from the earlier cancelled BA2712/BA2713 rotation. The aircraft then positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow as BA9155.

18/10/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA215/BA202 London Heathrow – Boston
BA411 Rotterdam – London Heathrow
BA546/BA547 London Heathrow – Rome Fiumicino
BA562/BA563 London Heathrow – Milan Linate
BA574/BA575 London Heathrow – Milan Linate
BA578/BA579 London Heathrow – Venice (more…)

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMG Tokyo Haneda Overnight Delay.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMG arrived into Tokyo Haneda early this morning as BA7 from London Heathrow (depart London 17th October), however the return BA8 has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical or a crew issue.

British Airways A320 G-EUUL BA490 Malaga Diversion.

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

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

Titan Airways Boeing 757-256 G-ZAPX operated the following British Airways flights today:

BA548/BA549 London Heathrow – Rome Fiumicino
BA1454/BA1463 London Heathrow – Edinburgh.

 

British Airways Announce London Heathrow – Faro Service.

British Airways today announced a twice weekly London Heathrow – Faro A319 service to commence on 30th March 2014. Schedules are as follows:

BA508 London Heathrow 1615 – Faro 1845 Saturdays and Sundays
BA507 Faro 1945 – London Heathrow 2215 Saturdays and Sundays.

Services will operate from Terminal 5 at London Heathrow.

British Airways Announces London Heathrow – Santorini Service.

British Airways today announced a twice weekly London Heathrow – Santorini A320 service to commence on 4th May 2014. Schedules are as follows:

BA652 London Heathrow 1145 – Santorini 1740 Wednesdays and Sundays
BA653 Santorini 1840 – London Heathrow 2040 Wednesdays and Sundays.

Services will operate from Terminal 5 at London Heathrow.

British Airways Announces London Heathrow – Mykonos Service.

British Airways today announced a twice weekly London Heathrow – Mykonos A320 service to commence on 3rd May 2014. Schedules are as follows:

BA650 London Heathrow 1110 – Mykonos 1655 Tuesdays
BA651 Mykonos 1755 – London Heathrow 1950 Tuesdays.

BA650 London Heathrow 1145 – Mykonos 1730 Saturdays
BA651 Mykonos 1830 – London Heathrow 2025 Saturdays.

Services will operate from Terminal 5 at London Heathrow.

British Airways Announces London Heathrow – Porto Service.

British Airways today announced a twice weekly London Heathrow – Porto A319 service to commence on 30th March 2014. Schedules are as follows:

BA506 London Heathrow 1535 – Porto 1755 Thursdays and Sundays
BA505 Porto 1855 – London Heathrow 2115 Thursdays and Sundays.

Services will operate from Terminal 5 at London Heathrow.

British Airways A318 G-EUNB BA2 London Gatwick Diversion.

British Airways A318 G-EUNB operating BA2 New York JFK – London City (depart New York JFK 15th October) diverted to London Gatwick this morning due to weather at London City. The aircraft later positioned London Gatwick – London City as BA9152.

16/10/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA392/BA393 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA458/BA459 London Heathrow – Madrid
BA576/BA577 London Heathrow – Milan Linate
BA710/BA711 London Heathrow – Zurich
BA758/BA757 London Heathrow – Bergen
BA814/BA815 London Heathrow – Copenhagen (more…)

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWT BA264 Newark Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWT operating BA264 Washington – London Heathrow was around 45 minutes into the flight at 31,ooo ft when it turned back and diverted to Newark. The aircraft was able to continue from Newark after around two hours on the ground.

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

Following the cancellation of the BA253/BA252 Nassau – Grand Cayman yesterday, British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWV operated an extended BA253 London Heathrow – Nassau – Providenciales routing today operating London Heathrow – Nassau – Grand Cayman – Providenciales. The return BA252 operated Providenciales – Nassau – London Heathrow as scheduled.

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLF Operates Brazilian Charity Flight.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLF operated a “Children in The Clouds” charity flight today routing Sao Paulo – Sao Paulo as BA9121 routing to Rio de Janeiro for a flypast at 4,000 ft before returning to Sao Paulo. The flight took place in the downtime between the BA247 arrival from London Heathrow and the return flight as BA246.

British Airways A319 G-EUPG Positions to Prestwick Maintenance.

British Airways A319 G-EUPG, which has been out of service at London Heathrow since 5th October, positioned London Heathrow – Prestwick for maintenance this afternoon as BA9270. The flight did not exceed 10,000 ft suggesting that the aircraft was experiencing pressurisation issues.

British Airways A320 G-EUUM BA1310 Edinburgh Diversion.

British Airways A320 G-EUUM operating BA1310 London Heathrow – Aberdeen diverted to Edinburgh this morning due to an air ambulance overrunning the runway at Aberdeen. The aircraft then positioned Edinburgh – London Heathrow as BA1311.

10/10/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA344/BA345 London Heathrow – Nice
BA354/BA355 London Heathrow – Nice
BA362/BA363 London Heathrow – Lyon
BA368/BA369 London Heathrow – Marseille
BA444 London Heathrow – Amsterdam
BA484/BA485 London Heathrow – Barcelona (more…)

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLX Overnight Las Vegas Delay.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLX operated BA275 London Heathrow – Las Vegas today, however because yesterday’s BA275 was delayed until today there is no crew available at Las Vegas to operate the aircraft back to London. The aircraft will therefore overnight at Las Vegas.

British Airways A319 G-DBCA Rotterdam Technical Issue.

British Airways A319 G-DBCA operated BA412 London Heathrow – Rotterdam this afternoon, however the return BA413 was cancelled due to a technical issue with the aircraft. The aircraft was able to position Rotterdam – London Heathrow as BA9270 late in the evening.

08/10/13 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA413 Rotterdam – London Heathrow
BA456/BA457 London Heathrow – Madrid
BA774/BA775 London Heathrow – Stockholm Arlanda.

British Airways A318 G-EUNA BA2 London Gatwick Diversion.

British Airways A318 G-EUNA operating BA2 New York JFK – London City (depart New York JFK 6th October) diverted to London Gatwick this morning due to weather at London City. The aircraft later positioned London Gatwick – London City as BA9251.

07/10/13 British Airways Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA306/BA309 London Heathrow – Paris CDG
BA392/BA393 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA458/BA459 London Heathrow – Madrid
BA548/BA549 London Heathrow – Rome Fiumicino
BA574/BA575 London Heathrow – Milan Linate
BA728/BA729 London Heathrow – Geneva (more…)

British Airways Returns to Malta.

British Airways today announced a daily Boeing 737-400 London Gatwick – Malta service to commence on 30th March 2014. Schedules are as follows:

BA2644 London Gatwick 0935 – Malta 1345 Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays
BA2645 Malta 1430 – London Gatwick 1645 Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays

BA2644 London Gatwick 1645 – Malta 2055 Thursdays, Sundays
BA2645 Malta 2140 – London Gatwick 2355 Thursdays, Sundays

BA2644 London Gatwick 1600 – Malta 2010 Fridays
BA2645 Malta 2055 – London Gatwick 2310 Fridays

BA2644 London Gatwick 0800 – Malta 1210 Saturdays
BA2645 Malta 1255 – London Gatwick 1510 Saturdays,

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMF Returns to Service.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMF, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 6th September after being struck by a Swissport catering truck at London Gatwick on 4th September, returned to service this evening operating BA245 London Heathrow – Buenos Aires.

British Airways A319 G-EUOC BA1340 London Heathrow Weather Return.

British Airways A319 G-EUOC operating BA1340 London Heathrow – Leeds Bradford was unable to land to at Leeds Bradford due to weather and, having circled above Leeds Bradford at 12,000 ft for some time, returned to London Heathrow. The return BA1341 was therefore cancelled.

Titan Airways A320 G-POWI Operates for BA.

Titan Airways A320 G-POWI positioned London Stansted – London Gatwick as BA9254 this morning in order to operate the BA2730/BA2731 London Gatwick – Tenerife South rotation.