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Monthly Archives: April 2014

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Returns from Orlando.

April 30, 2014

Following its overnight weather delay, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO departed Orlando this evening operating yesterday’s delayed BA2038 Orlando – London Gatwick as BA2038.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIF Overnight Newark Delay.

April 30, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIF operated BA185 London Heathrow – Newark today, however the return BA184 has been delayed overnight due to an engine anti-ice issue.

British Airways A320 G-EUYV Positions to Toulouse.

April 30, 2014

British Airways A320 G-EUYV, wearing test registration F-WWDR, positioned Finkenwerder – Toulouse this afternoon for final pre-delivery preparations.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJD Returns from Toronto.

April 30, 2014

Following its overnight delay, British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJD departed Toronto this morning operating yesterday’s delayed BA92 Toronto – London Heathrow as BA92. The aircraft went straight into maintenance at London Heathrow on arrival.

British Airways A321 G-MEDN Positions to London Gatwick Maintenance.

April 30, 2014

British Airways A321 G-MEDN positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick for maintenance this afternoon as BA9254.

British Airways B747-400 G-BYGG Returns from Heathrow Maintenance.

April 30, 2014

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BYGG, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 11th April, returned to service this afternoon operating BA107 London Heathrow – Dubai.

British Airways A320 G-EUYU BA490 Malaga Diversion.

April 30, 2014

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

British Airways A320 G-EUUJ Returns from London Gatwick.

April 30, 2014

British Airways A320 G-EUUJ, which has been operating from London Gatwick since 16th April, positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow this morning as BA9252 this morning and returned to service from London Heathrow operating BA702 London Heathrow – Vienna.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMP BA202 Manchester Diversion.

April 30, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMP operating BA202 Boston – London Heathrow (depart Boston 29th April) diverted via Manchester this morning due to long hold times at London Heathrow.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMK BA214 London Stansted Diversion.

April 30, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMK operating BA214 Boston – London Heathrow (depart Boston 29th April) diverted via London Stansted this morning due to long hold times at London Heathrow.

British Airways A318 G-EUNB BA2 London Gatwick Diversion.

April 30, 2014

British Airways A319 G-EUNB operating BA2 New York JFK – London City (depart New York JFK 29th April), diverted to London Gatwick this morning due to poor visibility at London City. The aircraft was able to position London Gatwick – London City later in the m0rning as BA9254.

30/04/14 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

April 30, 2014

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA2233/BA2232 London Gatwick – Bermuda.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJD Overnight Toronto Delay.

April 29, 2014

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJD operated BA93 London Heathrow – Toronto today, however the return BA92 has been delayed overnight due to the aircraft sustaining landing light damage from a bird strike on approach.

British Airways B737-400 G-DOCA Returns from Amsterdam.

April 29, 2014

Following the elevator issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCA positioned Amsterdam – London Gatwick this evening as BA9273.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Overnight Orlando Delay.

April 29, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO operated BA2039 London Gatwick – Orlando today, however the return BA2038 has been delayed overnight by weather.

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

April 29, 2014

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BYGA, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 14th April, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow this evening as BA9176.

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

April 29, 2014

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BYGF positioned London Heathrow – Cardiff-Wales for maintenance late this afternoon as BA9177.

British Airways A321 G-MEDM Returns from Gatwick Maintenance.

April 29, 2014

British Airways A321 G-MEDM, which has been under maintenance at London Gatwick since 16th March, returned to service this afternoon operating the BA2624/BA2625 London Gatwick – Nice rotation. The aircraft then positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow as BA9174. This is the first use of a midhaul A321 in regular service from London Gatwick. The aircraft has been fitted with a containerised baggage system and is now compatible with T5 operations at London Heathrow.

British Airways A380 G-XLEF Positions to Toulouse.

April 29, 2014

British Airways A380 G-XLEF, wearing test registration F-WWSI, positioned Finkenwerder – Toulouse this morning for final preparations before delivery.

British Airways A319 G-EUPS Returns from Madrid Maintenance.

April 28, 2014

British Airways A319 G-EUPS, which has been under maintenance at Madrid since 16th April, positioned Madrid – London Heathrow early this evening as BA9276. The aircraft has been repainted into White Union Flag with Crest livery.

British Airways A319 G-EUOC Returns from Venice into Amsterdam Rescue Mission.

April 28, 2014

Following the lightning strike it encountered yesterday and the B737-400 technical issue at Amsterdam, British Airways A319 G-EUOC positioned Venice – Amsterdam late this afternoon as BA9272, then operated the delayed BA2761 Amsterdam – London Gatwick as Amsterdam – London Heathrow, with passengers being transferred to London Gatwick by road.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJE First Flight.

April 28, 2014

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJE made its first flight from Paine Field today as BOE454.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWH Enters Heathrow Maintenance.

April 28, 2014

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWH entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this afternoon after arriving as BA102 from Calgary.

British Airways B737-400 G-DOCA Amsterdam Technical Issue.

April 28, 2014

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCA operated BA2760 London Gatwick – Amsterdam late this morning, however it was unable to operate the BA2761 due to an elevator problem.

28/04/14 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

April 28, 2014

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA472/BA473 London Heathrow – Barcelona.

British Airways A321 G-MEDF Operates Marseille Rotation.

April 27, 2014

British Airways midhaul A321 G-MEDF operated the BA370/BA371 London Heathrow – Marseille rotation this evening in place of the usual European configuration Airbus.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMG Returns from Cardiff Maintenance.

April 27, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMG, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 20th April, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow late this afternoon as BA9172.

British Airways B777-300ER G-STBA Positions to Cardiff Maintenance.

April 27, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-336ER G-STBA positioned London Heathrow – Cardiff-Wales for maintenance early this afternoon as BA9171.

British Airways A319 G-EUOC Venice Lightning Strike.

April 27, 2014

British Airways A319 G-EUOC operating BA578 London Heathrow – Venice encountered a lightning strike on approach early this afternoon. This caused the cancellation of the return BA579.

British Airways A319 G-EUPO Returns from Leeds Bradford.

April 27, 2014

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways A319 G-EUPO positioned Leeds Bradford – London Heathrow this morning as BA9271.

British Airways A320 G-EUUV Operates Tripoli Return.

April 27, 2014

British Airways resumed operations on the London Heathrow – Tripoli route today with A320 G-EUUV operating the BA898/BA899 rotation.

British Airways A321 G-EUXH Returns from Glasgow Maintenance.

April 27, 2014

British Airways A321 G-EUXH, which has been under maintenance at Glasgow since 16th April, returned to service this morning operating BA1477 Glasgow – London Heathrow.

British Airways A320 G-EUYJ Returns from Vienna.

April 26, 2014

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways A320 G-EUYJ positioned Vienna – London Heathrow this evening as BA9270 and went straight into the maintenance facility.

British Airways A321 G-EUXM Enters Glasgow Maintenance.

April 26, 2014

British Airways A321 G-EUXM entered the Glasgow maintenance facility this evening after arriving as BA1494 from London Heathrow.

British Airways A320 G-EUUU BA1306 Edinburgh Diversion.

April 26, 2014

British Airways A320 G-EUUU operating BA1306 London Heathrow – Aberdeen diverted to Edinburgh this morning due to poor visibility at Aberdeen. As a result the return BA1307 was cancelled. The aircraft positioned Edinburgh – London Heathrow using BA1307 as its callsign.

British Airways A319 G-EUPO Leeds Bradford Technical Issue.

April 26, 2014

British Airways A319 G-EUPO operated BA1340 London Heathrow – Leeds Bradford this morning, however the return BA1341 was cancelled indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

British Airways A320 G-EUUS Chateauroux Training Day.

April 26, 2014

British Airways A320 G-EUUS positioned London Heathrow – Chateauroux as BA9260 this morning for training purposes. The aircraft returned to London Heathrow during the afternoon as BA9269.

British Airways A380 G-XLEC Chateauroux Training Day.

April 26, 2014

British Airways A380 G-XLEC positioned London Heathrow – Chateauroux as BA9160 this morning to operate training circuits as BA9161 – BA9164. The aircraft then positioned Chateauroux – London Heathrow as BA9169.

26/04/14 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

April 26, 2014

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA1307 Aberdeen – London Heathrow
BA1341 Leeds Bradford – London Heathrow.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVA Returns from Heathrow Maintenance.

April 25, 2014

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVA, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 20th April, returned to service this afternoon operating BA81 London Heathrow – Accra.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWX Returns from Heathrow Maintenance.

April 25, 2014

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWX, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 20th April, returned to service this morning operating BA1434 London Heathrow – Edinburgh.

British Airways A320 G-EUYJ Vienna Technical Issue.

April 25, 2014

British Airways A320 G-EUYJ overnighted at Vienna after arriving as BA706 from London Heathrow yesterday, however its scheduled return to London Heathrow as BA699 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVM Returns from Heathrow Maintenance.

April 24, 2014

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVM, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 12th April, returned to service this afternoon operating BA193 London Heathrow – Dallas-Fort Worth. The aircraft has been repainted into White British Airways livery with OneWorld titles.

British Airways A380 G-XLEG First Flight.

April 24, 2014

British Airways A380 G-XLEG made its first flight from Toulouse this morning wearing test registration F-WWSK and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder for cabin outfitting.

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

April 24, 2014

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLK entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this morning after arriving as BA176 from New York JFK.

British Airways A319 G-EUPH Returns from Heathrow Maintenance.

April 24, 2014

British Airways A319 G-EUPH, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 7th April, returned to service this morning operating BA1340 London Heathrow – Leeds-Bradford. The aircraft retains its Dove livery.

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLY Returns from Johannesburg.

April 23, 2014

Following its overnight technical delay British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLY departed Johannesburg this evening operating yesterday’s delayed BA54 Johannesburg – London Heathrow as BA54X. A replacement pitot probe was delivered on BA57 arriving into Johannesburg this morning.

British Airways A319 G-EUPA Enters Heathrow Maintenance.

April 23, 2014

British Airways A319 G-EUPA entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this evening after arriving as BA817 from Copenhagen.

Withdrawn British Airways B747-400 G-BNLT Positions to Victorville.

April 23, 2014

Withdrawn British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLT positioned Cardiff-Wales – Victorville as BA9156 for part out and scrap this morning.

British Airways A320 G-EUYL BA1306 Edinburgh Diversion.

April 23, 2014

British Airways A320 G-EUYL operating BA1306 London Heathrow – Aberdeen diverted to Edinburgh this morning due to weather at Aberdeen. The aircraft then positioned Edinburgh – London Heathrow as BA9251. BA1307 Aberdeen – London Heathrow was therefore cancelled.