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Monthly Archives: September 2015

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMA Operates Hong Kong Rotation.

September 30, 2015

Three Class Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMA operated the BA27/BA28 London Heathrow – Hong Kong rotation this evening in place of the scheduled Boeing 777-300ER.

British Airways A320 G-EUUR Positions to Gatwick Base.

September 30, 2015

British Airways A320 G-EUUR positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick this evening as BA9259.

British Airways A319 G-EUPM BA1426 Belfast International Diversion.

September 30, 2015

British Airways A319 G-EUPM operating BA1426 London Heathrow – Belfast City diverted to Belfast International this evening due to weather at Belfast City. The aircraft then positioned Belfast International – London Heathrow as BA9251. As a result tomorrow’s BA1427 Belfast City – London Heathrow will not operate.

British Airways B737-400 G-DOCX Withdrawn.

September 30, 2015

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCX was withdrawn from service early this evening after arriving as BA2579 from Turin. This brings an end to British Airways Boeing 737 operations.

Cello Aviation RJ85 G-LENM Operates for BA CityFlyer, Diverts to Edinburgh.

September 30, 2015

Cello Aviation RJ85 G-LENM operating BA8720 London City – Glasgow diverted to Edinburgh this morning. The aircraft then positioned Edinburgh – London City as BA9750. As a result BA8739 Glasgow – London City was cancelled.

The aircraft then operated the following rotations:

BA8726/BA8727 London City – Glasgow
BA8708/BA8719 London City – Edinburgh.

30/09/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

September 30, 2015

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA4457/BA4458 London City – Rotterdam
BA8739 Glasgow – London City.

British Airways B787-9 G-ZBKA Delivered.

September 29, 2015

British Airways Boeing 787-9 G-ZBKA was delivered Paine Field – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9158. This is the first Boeing 787-9 for British Airways. The aircraft is in White Union Flag with Crest livery and 8F/42J/39W/127Y configuration.

British Airways B777-300ER G-STBJ Overnight Chicago Crew Delay.

September 29, 2015

British Airways Boeing 777-336ER G-STBJ operating BA296 Chicago – London Heathrow returned to the gate this evening when a member of the flight crew was taken ill. The flight has been delayed overnight.

British Airways B737-400 G-DOCW Operates Staff Farewell Flight, then Withdrawn.

September 29, 2015

British Airways Boeing 737-436 G-DOCW operated a London Gatwick – London Gatwick farewell flight for staff this afternoon, operating a circuit using callsign BA737 (but internally coded BA2737C) routing to Bournemouth then following the south coast to Hastings before doubling back to Bognor Regis and returning to London Gatwick. The aircraft was then withdrawn from British Airways service.

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

September 29, 2015

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVK positioned London Heathrow – Cardiff-Wales for maintenance early this afternoon as BA9171.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIN Operates Delayed Tel Aviv Service.

September 29, 2015

Following  the medical return of last night’s BA163 London Heathrow – Tel Aviv to London Heathrow, the service was operated early this afternoon by Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIN as BA163X.

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLF Receives Further Life Extension.

September 29, 2015

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLF, which was scheduled to be withdrawn from service last September but which saw its service life extended following the Johannesburg wing incident, and was then scheduled to be withdrawn at the end of October 2015, has received a further service life extension and will now remain active until February 2016 to provide extra cover at London Heathrow following the transfer of a Boeing 777-200ER to London Gatwick to cover the fire damaged Las Vegas aircraft.

It is not year clear how the airline will accommodate the “Old First” cabin as the routes which saw Three Class Boeing 747-400 service using the “Old First” equipped aircraft all revert to Four Class operation from the start of the winter timetable.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJH Returns from Cardiff-Wales.

September 29, 2015

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJH positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow as BA9176 this morning following its hangar trials yesterday.

Cello Aviation RJ85 G-LENM Operates for BA CityFlyer.

September 29, 2015

Cello Aviation RJ85 G-LENM operated the following BA CityFlyer operations today:

BA8720/BA8739 London City – Glasgow
BA8726/BA8727 London City – Glasgow
BA8709/BA8719 London City – Edinburgh.

29/09/15 British Airways Flight Cancellation.

September 29, 2015

BA8721 Glasgow – London City did not operate today.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMC BA163 Heathrow Medical Return.

September 29, 2015

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMC operating BA163 London Heathrow – Tel Aviv (depart London Heathrow 28th September) was approaching Brussels at 37,000 ft in the very early hours of this morning when it turned back to London Heathrow for a safe landing due to a medical issue on board. The flight has been delayed overnight.

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

September 28, 2015

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVU, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 7th September, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow this evening as BA9172.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYP BA8460 London Southend Technical Diversion.

September 28, 2015

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYP operating BA8460 Amsterdam – London City diverted to London Southend this afternoon due to a technical issue. The aircraft later positioned London Southend – Edinburgh using callsign CFE751P.

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

September 28, 2015

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVY, which had been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 22nd September, returned to service this afternoon operating BA287 London Heathrow – San Francisco.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMD Operates Delayed Bangalore Service.

September 28, 2015

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMD operated yesterday’s delayed BA119 London Heathrow – Bangalore this morning as BA119D. Today’s return BA118 was cancelled and the aircraft will return tomorrow as cargo flight BA118F.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJH Cardiff-Wales Hangar Trials.

September 28, 2015

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJH positioned London Heathrow – Cardiff-Wales as BA9175 this morning for hangar trials.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYN Positioning Flight.

September 28, 2015

Following its diversion last night, BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYN positioned London City – Dublin as BA9750 this morning then returned to service operating BA4463 Dublin – London City. BA4460 London City – Dublin was cancelled.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWV Withdrawn.

September 28, 2015

British Airways Boeing 767-33ER G-BNWV was withdrawn from service at London Heathrow this morning after arriving as BA188 from Newark. the aircraft then positioned London Heathrow – Cardiff-Wales as BA9171 for component recovery. This reduces the Boeing 767-300ER fleet to 13 aircraft, and the longhaul Boeing 767-300ER fleet to six aircraft. The aircraft was in 24J/24W/144Y configuration and Union Flag livery on withdrawal.

Cello Aviation RJ85 G-LENM Operates for BA CityFlyer.

September 28, 2015

Cello Aviation RJ85 operated the following BA CityFlyer rotations today:

BA8720/BA8739 London City – Glasgow
BA8765/BA8766 London City – Zurich
BA8728/BA2215 London City – Glasgow.

28/09/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

September 28, 2015

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA118 Bangalore – London Heathrow
BA2212/BA2213 London City – Glasgow
BA4460 London City – Dublin.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYN BA3280 London Southend Diversion.

September 27, 2015

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYN operating BA3280 Florence – London City diverted to London Southend late this evening.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIH Returns from Mumbai.

September 27, 2015

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIH departed Mumbai this afternoon operating yesterday’s BA198 Mumbai – London Heathrow as BA198D. However it is not clear whether this flight was carrying passengers as all sources show it as having been cancelled.

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

September 27, 2015

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMT entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this afternoon after arriving as BA244 from Buenos Aires.

British Airways A319 G-DBCE Operates Gatwick – Figari Charter.

September 27, 2015

British Airways A319 G-DBCE operated a London Gatwick – Figari charter rotation this afternoon as BA8612/BA8613.

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

September 27, 2015

Cello Aviation RJ85 G-LENM positioned Birmingham – London City this afternoon as BA9750.

British Airways A320 G-EUYG Operates Preveza Charter.

September 27, 2015

British Airways A320 G-EUYG operated a London Heathrow – Preveza charter rotation this morning as BA9130/BA9131.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYR Operates Dublin – Lourdes – Cork Charters.

September 27, 2015

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYR operated a Dublin – Lourdes charter as BA9789 this morning, returning Lourdes – Cork – Dublin as BA9790, carrying passengers only on the Lourdes – Cork sector.

British Airways A319 G-EUPW Operates Figari Charter.

September 27, 2015

British Airways A319 G-EUPW operated a London Heathrow – Figari charter rotation this morning as BA9248/BA9249.

British Airways A321 G-EUXI Operates Kalamata Charter.

September 27, 2015

British Airways A321 G-EUXI operated a London Heathrow – Kalamata charter rotation this morning as BA9220/BA9221.

British Airways A320 G-EUUI Operates Dalaman Charter.

September 27, 2015

British Airways A320 G-EUUI operated a London Heathrow – Dalaman charter rotation this morning as BA9128/BA9129.

British Airways A319 G-EUPC Operates Corfu Charter.

September 27, 2015

British Airways A319 G-EUPC operated a London Heathrow – Corfu charter rotation this morning as BA9126/BA9127.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYM Operates Aberdeen – Palma Charter.

September 27, 2015

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYM operated an Aberdeen – Palma charter rotation this morning as BA4507/BA4508.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYP Operates Glasgow – Palma Charter.

September 27, 2015

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYP operated a Glasgow – Palma charter rotation early this morning as BA4531/BA4532.

27/09/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

September 27, 2015

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA902/BA903 London Heathrow – Frankfurt.

British Airways A319 G-EUPO Operates Heathrow Confidence Flight.

September 26, 2015

British Airways A319 G-EUPO operated a London Heathrow – London Heathrow circuit as BA9230 late this afternoon at the culmination of a Flying with Confidence course.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYJ Operates Edinburgh – Mahon Charter.

September 26, 2015

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYJ operated an Edinburgh – Mahon charter rotation this afternoon as BA4473/BA4474.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYL Operates Glasgow – Alicante Charter.

September 26, 2015

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYL operated a Glasgow – Alicante charter rotation this afternoon as BA4527/BA4528.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYR Operates Dublin – Mahon Charter.

September 26, 2015

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYR operated a Dublin – Mahon charter rotation this afternoon as BA9787/BA9788.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYP Operates Glasgow – Malaga Charter.

September 26, 2015

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYP operated a Glasgow – Malaga charter rotation this afternoon as BA4525/BA4526.

British Airways A320 G-EUUU Operates Dalaman Charter.

September 26, 2015

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

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

September 26, 2015

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVX, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since September 7th, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow early this afternoon as BA9172.

British Airways A320 G-EUYW Operates Cagliari Charter.

September 26, 2015

British Airways A320SL G-EUYW operated a London Heathrow – Cagliari charter rotation this afternoon as BA9236/BA9237.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYE Operates Isle of Man – Palma Charter.

September 26, 2015

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYE operated an Edinburgh – Isle of Man – Palma charter rotation late this morning as BA4541/BA4542 carrying passengers only on the Isle of Man – Palma sectors.

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

September 26, 2015

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVM positioned London Heathrow – Cardiff-Wales for maintenance late this morning as BA9171.

British Airways A320 G-EUYJ Operates Olbia Charter.

September 26, 2015

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