British Airways A319 G-EUPY BA720 Geneva Diversion.

British Airways A319 G-EUPY operating BA720 London Heathrow – Zurich diverted to Geneva this evening due to weather at Zurich. The aircraft will overnight at Geneva and as a result tomorrow’s BA709 Zurich – London Heathrow will be cancelled.

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLZ Withdrawn.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLZ was withdrawn from service at London Heathrow this afternoon after arriving as BA274 from Las Vegas. This reduced the British Airways B747-400 fleet to 42 aircraft.

British Airways A321 G-EUXG BA712 Geneva Diversion.

British Airways A321 G-EUXG operating BA712 London Heathrow – Zurich diverted to Geneva this morning due to weather at Zurich. The aircraft then positioned Geneva – London Heathrow as BA9252. As a result BA713 Zurich – London Heathrow was cancelled.

British Airways A320 G-GATJ BA2714 Gatwick Technical Return.

British Airways A320 G-GATJ operating BA2714 London Gatwick – Malaga stopped the climb at 9,000 ft to the north of Portsmouth when the aircraft failed to pressurise, circled over Biggin Hill to burn fuel and then returned to London Gatwick for a safe landing. During the evening the aircraft positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow for previously scheduled maintenance as BA9279. This is the first visit of a Gatwick based CY171 A320 to London Heathrow.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMME BA245 Montevideo Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMME operating BA245 London Heathrow – Buenos Aires (depart London Heathrow 30th March) diverted to Montevideo this morning due to poor visibility at Buenos Aires. Crew subsequently timed out and the aircraft will overnight at Montevideo.

31/03/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA388/BA391 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA713 Zurich – London Heathrow
BA912/BA913 London Heathrow – Frankfurt
BA962/BA969 London Heathrow – Hamburg
BA1340/BA1341 London Heathrow – Leeds Bradford
BA4466/BA4467 London City – Dublin (more…)

30/03/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following flights did not operate today:

BA388/BA391 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA948/BA949 London Heathrow – Munich
BA8450 Amsterdam – London City
BA8708 London City – Edinburgh.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWY Nassau Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWY operated the Grand Cayman – Nassau sector of BA252 Grand Cayman – Nassau – London Heathrow this evening. However the onward service to London Heathrow has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJE BA36 RAT Deployment.

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJE operating BA36 Chennai – London Heathrow landed with the RAM Air Turbine deployed this morning. The aircraft did not squawk any emergency code and did two laps in the Lambourne stack before landing and taxiing to the terminal under its own power.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWI Philadelphia Overnight.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWI operated today’s scheduled BA69 London Heathrow – Philadelphia. However with yesterday’s service having operated 24 hours late yesterday’s aircraft operated today’s scheduled BA68 Philadelphia – London Heathrow. G-BNWI will therefore overnight at Philadelphia.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJG Shannon Rescue Mission.

Following the diversion of BA2156 Tobago – Antigua – London Gatwick to Shannon this morning, British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJG positioned London Heathrow – Shannon as BA9178 this afternoon to collect the stranded passengers and ferry them Shannon – London Gatwick as BA2156. The aircraft then positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow as BA9159.

British Airways A319 G-DBCJ Glasgow Technical Issue.

British Airways A319 G-DBCJ overnighted at Glasgow after arriving as BA2966 from London Gatwick yesterday, however its scheduled return to London Gatwick as BA2953 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue with the aircraft. The aircraft was able to position Glasgow – London Gatwick late at night as BA9274.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWI BA252 St Johns Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWI operating the Nassau – London Heathrow sector of BA252 Grand Cayman – Nassau – London Heathrow (depart Grand Cayman 27th March) diverte via St Johns, Newfoundland in the early hours of this morning. The diversion appears to have been medical.

28/03/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA2754/BA2755 London Gatwick – Grenoble
BA2769 Jersey – London Gatwick
BA2953 Glasgow – London Gatwick.

WDL Aviation BAe146-200 D-AMGL Positions for BA CityFlyer Operations.

WDL Aviation BAe146-200 D-AMGL positioned Cologne-Bonn – London City as BA9751 this afternoon, in order to operate the BA8767/BA8768 London City – Zurich rotation and BA8730 London City – Glasgow. The aircraft then positioned Glasgow – Cologne-Bonn as BA9752.

27/03/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA434/BA435 London Heathrow – Amsterdam
BA438/BA439 London Heathrow – Amsterdam
BA2776 London Gatwick – Jersey.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYT BA8454 London Southend Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYT operating BA8454 Amsterdam – London City diverted to London Southend late this afternoon due to weather at London City. The aircraft then positioned London Southend – Glasgow as BA9751. As a result BA8724 London City – Glasgow was cancelled.

24/03/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA235/BA234 London Heathrow – Moscow Domodedovo
BA3284 London City – Isle of Man
BA8724 London City – Glasgow.

21/03/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA108 London Heathrow – Dubai
BA430/BA431 London Heathrow – Amsterdam
BA935 Dusseldorf – London Heathrow
BA8475/BA8476 London City – Nice.

British Airways A380 G-XLEE Overnight Hong Kong Delay.

British Airways A380 G-XLEE arrived into Hong Kong this afternoon as BA25 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 19th March), however the return BA26 has been delayed overnight. It is not yet clear whether this is due to a crew or a technical issue.

20/03/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA105 London Heathrow – Dubai
BA540/BA541 London Heathrow – Bologna
BA548/BA549 London Heathrow – Rome Fiumicino
BA554/BA555 London Heathrow – Rome Fiumicino
BA560/BA559 London Heathrow – Rome Fiumicino
BA562/BA563 London Heathrow – Milan Linate (more…)

19/03/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA235/BA234 London Heathrow – Moscow Domodedovo
BA1301 Aberdeen – London Heathrow
BA4451/BA4452 London City – Rotterdam
BA8205 Hamburg – London City
BA8206 London City – Hamburg
BA8700/BA8703 London City – Edinburgh (more…)

British Airways A320 G-EUYO BA1314 Edinburgh Diversion.

British Airways A320 G-EUYO operating BA1314 London Heathrow – Aberdeen diverted to Edinburgh this evening due to poor visibility at Aberdeen. The aircraft then positioned Edinburgh – London Heathrow using BA1315 as its callsign. BA1315 Aberdeen – London Heathrow was cancelled.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYN Positioning Flight.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYN, which has been out of service at Edinburgh since 14th March, positioned Edinburgh – London City early this afternoon as BA9750.

British Airways A320 G-EUUH BA1414 Belfast International Diversion.

British Airways A320 G-EUUH operating BA1414 London Heathrow – Belfast City diverted to Belfast International this morning due to weather at Belfast City. As a result the return BA1423 was cancelled and the aircraft positioned Belfast International – London Heathrow using BA1423 as its callsign.

18/03/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA148 Beirut – London Heathrow
BA962/BA969 London Heathrow – Hamburg
BA1315 Aberdeen – London Heathrow
BA1318 London Heathrow – Aberdeen
BA1423 Belfast City – London Heathrow
BA4451/BA4452 London City – Rotterdam (more…)

British Airways A320 G-EUUP BA490 Malaga Diversion.

British Airways A320 G-EUUP 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.

16/03/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA66 Philadelphia – London Heathrow
BA237 London Heathow – Moscow Domodedovo
BA1349 Newcastle – London Heathrow
BA2958/BA2959 London Gatwick – Glasgow
BA8207 Hamburg – London City
BA8208 London City – Hamburg (more…)

British Airways A320 G-EUUD Newcastle Flight Switch.

British Airways A320 G-EUUD operated BA1338 London Heathrow – Newcastle this evening, however instead of overnighting at Newcastle as scheduled, following the earlier A320 bird strike at Newcastle, it was turned around to operate the delayed BA1335 Newcastle – London Heathrow.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJB Returns to Service.

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJB, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since positioning from Chennai on 10th March, returned to service this evening operating BA187 London Heathrow – Newark.

Cello Aviation RJ85 G-LENM Positions for BA CityFlyer Operations.

Cello Aviation RJ85 G-LENM positioned Birmingham – London City this afternoon as BA9764 and entered service for BA CityFlyer operating the BA8712/BA8717 London City – Edinburgh rotation. The aircraft then operated BA8718 London City – Edinburgh before positioning Edinburgh – Birmingham as BA9765.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMF Returns from San Diego.

Following the bird strike damage it encountered yesterday, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMF departed San Diego late tonight operating yesterday’s delayed BA272 San Diego – London Heathrow as BA9603. The aircraft will enter maintenance on arrival at London Heathrow.

WDL Aviation BAe146-200 D-AMGL Positions for BA CityFlyer Lease.

WDL Aviation BAe146-200 D-AMGL positioned Cologne-Bonn – Dusseldorf as BA9750 this afternoon to operate BA3276 Dusseldorf – London City and BA3277 London City – Dusseldorf. The aircraft then positioned Dusseldorf – Cologne-Bonn as BA9764.

13/03/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA133 London Heathrow – Jeddah
BA235/BA234 London Heathrow – Moscow Domodedovo
BA2597 Verona – London Gatwick
BA8701 Edinburgh – London City
BA3274 Dusseldorf – London City
BA3275 London City – Dusseldorf.

12/03/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA125/BA124 London Heathrow – Bahrain – Doha
BA187/BA186 London Heathrow – Newark
BA2769 Jersey – London Gatwick
BA8205 Hamburg – London City
BA8206 London City – Hamburg.

British Airways A319 G-DBCK Jersey Flight Switch.

British Airways A319 G-DBCK operated BA2778 London Gatwick – Jersey this evening, however following the earlier A319 technical issue at Jersey, rather than overnight at Jersey as scheduled the aircraft was turned around to operate the delayed BA2777 Jersey – London Gatwick.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJB Returns from Chennai.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 1st March, British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJB positioned Chennai – London Heathrow this evening as BA9172. The aircraft has been attended by a Boeing team to fix a slat.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMA Continues from St Johns.

Following its medical diversion early yesterday and subsequent overnight delay, British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMA departed St Johns this morning continuing the delayed BA218 Denver – London Heathrow of 8th March, routing St Johns – London Heathrow as BA9609.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMA BA218 St Johns Medical Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMA operating BA218 Denver – London Heathrow (depart Denver 8th March) diverted to St Johns, Newfoundland in the early hours of this morning due to a medical issue on board. However the aircraft then encountered a refuelling issue and when this was rectified crew did not have sufficient hours to reach London. The aircraft has therefore nightstopped at St Johns.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIE Overnight Abuja Delay.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIE arrived into Abuja this morning as BA83 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 7th March). However due to a BA83 of 6th March operating 24 hours late there is no rested crew available at Abuja and this morning’s BA82 Abuja – London Heathrow has therefore been delayed overnight.

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

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVR, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 25th February, returned to service this morning operating BA193 London Heathrow – Dallas-Fort Worth. We have not yet sighted the aircraft to determine whether it has been in the paint shop.

British Airways B737-400 G-DOCF BA2678 Split Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCF operating BA2678 London Gatwick – Dubrovnik diverted to Split this morning due to weather at Dubrovnik. The aircraft then positioned Split – London Gatwick as BA9250. As a result BA2679 Dubrovnik – London Gatwick was cancelled.

British Airways A319 G-EUOH Returns from Heathrow Maintenance.

British Airways A319 G-EUOH, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 24th February, returned to service this morning operating BA774 London Heathrow – Stockholm Arlanda. The aircraft has been reconfigured to CY143 with Pinnacle seats throughout.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYD Dublin Cancellation.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYD operated BA4464 London City – Dublin this morning, however the return BA4465 was cancelled and the aircraft instead positioned straight back to London City as BA9750.

British Airways Announces A320 Sharklet Refit Program.

British Airways today officially announced that it will shortly begin to retrofit sharklet winglets to its ten newest A320 aircraft. A further program in 2018/2019 will retrofit another twenty A320s with sharklets. These will be the fourteen other A320s in the G-EUY* series plus another six to be announced.

04/03/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA132 Jeddah – London Heathrow
BA8205 Hamburg – London City
BA8206 London City – Hamburg
BA8207 Hamburg – London City
BA8208 London City – Hamburg.

03/03/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA133 London Heathrow – Jeddah
BA8207 Hamburg – London City
BA8208 London City – Hamburg
BA8496 Amsterdam – London City
BA8497 London City – Amsterdam.

02/03/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA195/BA194 London Heathrow – Houston
BA442/BA443 London Heathrow – Amsterdam
BA828/BA829 London Heathrow – Dublin
BA932/BA933 London Heathrow – Dusseldorf
BA1452/BA1459 London Heathrow – Ednburgh
BA1492/BA1497 London Heathrow – Glasgow.

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLN New York JFK Damage.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLN operated BA115 London Heathrow – New York JFK today, however the return BA114 was cancelled due to damage to the aircraft. The nature of the damage not confirmed although we understand was due to a lightning strike.

British Airways A380 G-XLEF London Heathrow Technical Issue.

British Airways A380 G-XLEF entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this morning after arriving from Hong Kong as BA26 for attention following an onboard fumes incident during that flight. The issue had not been rectified before the aircraft’s next scheduled service as BA55 London Heathrow – Johannesburg this evening and this flight has been delayed overnight.

01/03/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA36 Chennai – London Heathrow
BA114 New York JFK – London Heathrow
BA189/BA188 London Heathrow – Newark
BA307 Paris CDG – London Heathrow
BA932/BA933 London Heathrow – Dusseldorf.