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Monthly Archives: May 2014

British Airways B737-400 G-DOCS Withdrawn.

May 31, 2014

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCS was withdrawn from service at London Gatwick this evening after arriving as BA2589 from Venice.

British Airways A319 G-DBCB Positions to Gatwick Base.

May 31, 2014

British Airways A319 G-DBCB positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick this evening as BA9250.

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

May 31, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMI, which has been under maintenance since 23rd May, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9172.

British Airways A320 G-EUUL Operates Dalaman Charter.

May 31, 2014

British Airways A320 G-EUUL operated a London Heathrow – Dalaman charter rotation this afternoon as BA9244/BA9245.

British Airways A320 G-EUUB Operates Cagliari Charter.

May 31, 2014

British Airways A320 G-EUUB operated a London Heathrow – Cagliari charter rotation this afternoon as BA9236/BA9237.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVJ Returns from Vancouver.

May 31, 2014

Following its overnight crew delay, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVJ departed Vancouver this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed BA84 Vancouver – London Heathrow as BA9609.

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

May 31, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMJ positioned London Heathrow – Cardiff-Wales for maintenance this afternoon as BA9171.

British Airways A320 G-EUUV Operates Dalaman Charter.

May 31, 2014

British Airways A320 G-EUUV operated a London Heathrow – Dalaman charter rotation this morning as BA9228/BA9229.

British Airways A320 G-EUYL Operates Olbia Charter.

May 31, 2014

British Airways A320 G-EUYL operated a London Heathrow – Olbia charter rotation this morning as BA9218/BA9219.

British Airways A321 G-EUXH Operates Cagliari Charter.

May 31, 2014

British Airways A321 G-EUXH operated a London Heathrow – Cagliari charter rotation this morning as BA9216/BA9217.

British Airways A318 G-EUNA Positions to Gatwick Maintenance.

May 31, 2014

British Airways A318 G-EUNA positioned London City – London Gatwick this morning as BA9272.

British Airways A320 G-EUYJ Operates Bodrum Charter.

May 31, 2014

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

British Airways A321 G-EUXJ Operates Rhodes Charter.

May 31, 2014

British Airways A321 G-EUXJ operated a London Heathrow – Rhodes charter rotation this morning as BA9232/BA9233.

British Airways A320 G-EUUA Operates Bastia Charter.

May 31, 2014

British Airways A320 G-EUUA operated a London Heathrow – Bastia charter rotation this morning BA9238/BA9239.

British Airways A321 G-EUXE Operates Kos Charter.

May 31, 2014

British Airways A321 G-EUXE operated a London Heathrow – Kos charter rotation this morning as BA9240/BA9241.

British Airways A380 G-XLED 5 Hour Hong Kong Catering Damage Delay.

May 30, 2014

British Airways A380 G-XLED was being loaded at Hong Kong this evening prior to operating BA26 Hong Kong – London Heathrow when catering items were dropped onto the wing causing damage. The flight was delayed by five hours whilst clearance to operate was obtained.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVJ Overnight Vancouver Delay.

May 30, 2014

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVJ operated BA85 London Heathrow – Vancouver today, however due to the 24 hour delay of yesterday’s BA87 there is no crew rested in Vancouver to operate the return BA84. This flight has therefore been delayed overnight.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWC Operates Milan Linate Rotation.

May 30, 2014

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWC operated the BA568/BA569 London Heathrow – Milan Linate rotation this afternoon following the cancellation of two previous services due to a ground handling strike in Italy.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJF Enters Service.

May 30, 2014

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJF entered service this afternoon operating BA277 London Heathrow – Hyderabad.

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLF Operates Delayed Vancouver Service.

May 30, 2014

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLF operated yesterday’s delayed BA87 London Heathrow – Vancouver early this afternoon as BA9608.

30/05/14 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

May 30, 2014

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA540/BA541 London Heathrow – Bologna
BA562/BA563 London Heathrow – Milan Linate
BA574/BA575 London Heathrow – Milan Linate
BA2588/BA2589 London Gatwick – Venice.

BA Cityflyer E190 G-LCYT Delivered.

May 29, 2014

BA Cityflyer Embraer 190 G-LCYT began its delivery flight today routing Sao Jose dos Campos – Recife – Tenerife South – London Stansted. The aircraft is in White Union Flag livery and CY98 configuration. This brings the BA Cityflyer E190 fleet up to ten aircraft.

BA Cityflyer E190 G-LCYS Delivered.

May 29, 2014

BA Cityflyer Embraer 190 G-LCYS began its delivery flight today routing Sao Jose dos Campos – Recife – Tenerife South – London Stansted. The aircraft is in White Union Flag livery and CY98 configuration. This brings the BA Cityflyer E190 fleet up to nine aircraft.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJC Returns from Heathrow Maintenance.

May 29, 2014

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJC, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 23rd May, returned to service this morning operating BA191 London Heathrow – Austin.

British Airways Stockholm 787s to Make Summer Return.

May 29, 2014

British Airways today announced that the BA780/BA781 London Heathrow – Stockholm Arlanda rotation will switch from Boeing 767-300ER to Boeing 787-8 operation for the period 15th July – 10th August 2014. The World Traveller Plus cabin will be sold as Economy with seats allocated to high tier frequent flyers. Boeing 787-8’s were used on this rotation last Summer for crew familiarisation purposes.

British Airways A320 G-EUUX Returns from Bucharest.

May 29, 2014

Following the crew issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways A320 G-EUUX departed Bucharest this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed BA887 Bucharest – London Heathrow as BA887X with a new Captain who flew out on today’s BA886.

29/05/14 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

May 29, 2014

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA99/BA98 London Heathrow – Toronto.

British Airways B777-300ER G-STBK Delivered.

May 28, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-336ER G-STBK was delivered Paine Field – Cardiff-Wales today as BA9158. The aircraft is in 14F/56J/44W/183Y configuration and White Union Flag with Crest livery. This brings the Boeing 777-300ER fleet up to 11 aircraft.

British Airways A320 G-EUUX Bucharest Crew Issue.

May 28, 2014

British Airways A320 G-EUUX operated BA886 London Heathrow – Bucharest this morning, however the return BA887 has been delayed overnight due to a crew illness.

28/05/14 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

May 28, 2014

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA187/BA186 London Heathrow – Newark
BA898/BA899 London Heathrow – Tripoli.

British Airways B777-300ER G-STBG Operates BA27.

May 27, 2014

Following the earlier substitution of a B777-300ER for an A380 on the BA25/BA26 London Heathrow – Hong Kong rotation, British Airways Boeing 777-336ER G-STBG operated the BA27/BA28 London Heathrow – Hong Kong rotation tonight in place of the usual Boeing 777-200ER in order to match as closely as possible the capacity of the scheduled A380 and B777-200ER on these flights.

British Airways A319 G-EUPE Enters Heathrow Maintenance.

May 27, 2014

British Airways A319 G-EUPE entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this evening after arriving as BA913 from Frankfurt.

British Airways B777-300ER G-STBF Operates A380 Hong Kong Rotation.

May 27, 2014

Following the earlier A380 mouse incident, British Airways Boeing 777-336ER G-STBF operated BA25 London Heathrow – Hong Kong this evening.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA Halted by Mouse.

May 27, 2014

British Airways A380 G-XLEA was removed from service at London Heathrow after arriving as BA268 from Los Angeles this afternoon after a mouse was spotted on board. As a result the aircraft is unable to operate BA25 London Heathrow – Hong Kong this evening as scheduled.

British Airways A319 G-EUPA Returns from Heathrow Maintenance.

May 27, 2014

British Airways A319 G-EUPA, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since April 23rd, returned to service this evening operating BA404 London Heathrow – Brussels.

British Airways A319 G-DBCI Enters Heathrow Maintenance.

May 27, 2014

British Airways A319 G-DBCI entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this evening after arriving as BA363 from Lyon.

British Airways A319 G-EUOC Enters Glasgow Maintenance.

May 27, 2014

British Airways A319 G-EUOC entered the Glasgow maintenance facility this afternoon after arriving as BA1482 from London Heathrow.

British Airways A321 G-MEDL Returns from Gatwick Maintenance.

May 27, 2014

British Airways A321 G-MEDL , which has been under maintenance at London Gatwick since 13th May, positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow as BA9177 this afternoon. The aircraft has been fitted with a containerised baggage system and is now compatible with T5 operations at London Heathrow.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJA Returns from Heathrow Maintenance.

May 27, 2014

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJA, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 21st May, returned to service this morning operating BA191 London Heathrow – Austin.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BZHA Operates Delayed BA1434.

May 27, 2014

Following the earlier technical return of BA1434 London Heathrow – Edinburgh to London Heathrow this morning, the flight was subsequently operated by Boeing 767-336ER G-BZHA.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWX BA1434 London Heathrow Tech Return.

May 27, 2014

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWX operating BA1434 London Heathrow – Edinburgh was close to Northampton when it turned back to London Heathrow this morning due to pressurisation problems.

British Airways A320 G-EUUV Returns from Glasgow Maintenance.

May 27, 2014

British Airways A320 G-EUUV, which has been under maintenance at Glasgow since 13th May, returned to service this morning operating BA1487 Glasgow – London Heathrow.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVL Returns from Accra.

May 26, 2014

Following the technical issue it encountered on 24th May, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVL departed Accra this morning operating the delayed BA78 Accra – London Heathrow as BA78X and went straight into the Heathrow maintenance facility.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJF Delivered.

May 26, 2014

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJF was delivered Paine Field – London Heathrow as BA9158 today. The aircraft is in 35J/25W/154Y configuration and White Union Flag with Crest livery. This brings the B787-8 fleet up to six aircraft.

British Airways A320 G-EUUU Paris Vatry Training Day.

May 26, 2014

British Airways A320 G-EUUU positioned London Heathrow – Paris Vatry as BA9260 this morning for training purposes, returning during the evening as BA9269.

26/05/14 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

May 26, 2014

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA93/BA92 London Heathrow – Toronto
BA187/BA186 London Heathrow – Newark.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMJ Returns from Delhi.

May 25, 2014

Following its overnight delay, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMJ departed Delhi this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed BA256 Delhi – London Heathrow as BA256D.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMN Returns from Heathrow Maintenance.

May 25, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMN, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 20th May, returned to service this afternoon operating BA17 London Heathrow – Seoul Incheon.

British Airways A320 G-EUUW Returns from Aberdeen.

May 25, 2014

Following the technical issue it encountered on 22nd May, British Airways A320 G-EUUW positioned Aberdeen – London Heathrow early this afternoon as BA9254.

British Airways A319 G-EUOB Returns from London Gatwick.

May 25, 2014

British Airways A319 G-EUOB, which has been out of service at London Gatwick since diverting there due to weather on 22nd May, positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow this morning as BA9270.




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