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Monthly Archives: October 2015

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIC Overnight Nairobi Delay.

October 31, 2015

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIC operated BA65 London Heathrow – Nairobi today with a delay of around two hours. This did not give the aircraft sufficient time to turn around before an overnight closure of the runway at Nairobi. The return BA64 will therefore operate tomorrow morning.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVH BA294 Boston Medical Diversion.

October 31, 2015

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVH operating BA294 Chicago – London Heathrow diverted via Boston tonight due to a medical emergency on board.

British Airways A319 G-EUPB Enters Glasgow Maintenance.

October 31, 2015

British Airways A319 G-EUPB entered the Glasgow maintenance facility this evening after arriving as BA1478 from London Heathrow.

British Airways A321 G-MEDF Operates Stuttgart Rotation.

October 31, 2015

British Airways midhaul A321 G-MEDF operated the BA918/BA917 London Heathrow – Stuttgart rotation today in place of the usual European configuration aircraft.

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

October 31, 2015

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

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYM Operates Glasgow – Alicante Charter, Goes Tech.

October 31, 2015

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYM operated a Glasgow – Alicante charter rotation this afternoon as BA4527. However the return BA4528 charter has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVM Operates Delayed Delhi Service.

October 31, 2015

Following the technical return of BA143 London Heathrow – Delhi to London Heathrow yesterday, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVM operated the delayed service this morning as BA143Y and will return early tomorrow morning operating today’s delayed BA142 Delhi – London Heathrow as BA142Y.

British Airways A320 G-EUUW Operates Dalaman Charter.

October 31, 2015

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

British Airways A319 G-EUPB BA1346 Manchester Diversion.

October 31, 2015

British Airways A319 G-EUPB operating BA1346 London Heathrow – Leeds Bradford diverted to Manchester this morning due to weather at Leeds Bradford. The aircraft then returned to London Heathrow still using BA1346 as its callsign. As a result BA1347 Leeds Bradford – London Heathrow was cancelled.

British Airways A320 G-EUUT Operates Bodrum Charter.

October 31, 2015

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

British Airways A320 G-EUUP Operates Kos Charter.

October 31, 2015

British Airways A320 G-EUUP operated a London Heathrow – Kos charter rotation this morning as BA9240/BA9241.

British Airways A321 G-EUXD Operates Rhodes Charter.

October 31, 2015

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

British Airways A319 G-EUPA Enters Heathrow Maintenance.

October 30, 2015

British Airways A319 G-EUPA entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this evening after arriving as BA911 from Frankfurt.

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

October 30, 2015

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLK, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 25th October, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow late this afternoon as BA9172. The aircraft has been reconfigured from 14F/70J/30W/177Y to 14F/52J/36W/235Y.

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

October 30, 2015

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

British Airways A321 G-MEDF Operates Newcastle Rotation.

October 30, 2015

British Airways midhaul A321 G-MEDF operated the BA1336/BA1337 London Heathrow – Newcastle rotation today in place of the usual European configuration aircraft.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVL BA143 Heathrow Technical Return.

October 30, 2015

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVL operating BA143 London Heathrow – Delhi stopped the climb at 10,000 ft this morning due to fumes in the cockpit and a low oil pressure warning, circled over Kent to work checklists and burn fuel, then returned to London Heathrow for a safe landing. The flight has been delayed overnight.

British Airways A319 G-EUPH Returns from Belfast International.

October 30, 2015

Following its technical diversion on 27th October, British Airways A319 G-EUPH positioned Belfast International – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9276.

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

October 30, 2015

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLP entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this morning after arriving as BA54 from Johannesburg.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIS Returns from Nairobi.

October 30, 2015

Following its overnight delay, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIS departed Nairobi early this morning operating yesterday’s delayed BA64 Nairobi – London Heathrow.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIS Overnight Nairobi Delay.

October 29, 2015

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIS operated BA65 London Heathrow – Nairobi with a 2 hour delay this afternoon after it was substituted in to operate the flight at short notice. The delay meant the aircraft was unable to turn around at Nairobi before an overnight runway closure due to works. The aircraft will therefore overnight at Nairobi.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMH Returns from Houston.

October 29, 2015

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMH departed Houston this evening operating yesterday’s delayed BA194 Houston – London Heathrow as BA9601.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVM Returns from Miami.

October 29, 2015

Following its overnight crew delay, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVM departed Miami late this morning operating yesterday’s delayed BA208 Miami – London Heathrow.

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

October 29, 2015

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVB, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 23rd October, returned to service this morning operating BA207 London Heathrow – Miami.

British Airways A320 G-EUUR Returns from Gatwick Base.

October 29, 2015

British Airways A320 G-EUUR overnighted at Glasgow after arriving as BA2966 from London Gatwick yesterday, then returned to London Heathrow operations this morning operating BA1473 Glasgow – London Heathrow. The aircraft had been operating at London Gatwick since September 30th.

British Airways A320 G-EUUX Switches to Gatwick Base.

October 29, 2015

British Airways A320 G-EUUX overnighted at Glasgow after arriving as BA1478 from London Heathrow yesterday, then switched to London Gatwick operations this morning operating BA2953 Glasgow – London Gatwick.

British Airways A321 G-EUXF Returns from Glasgow Maintenance.

October 29, 2015

British Airways A321 G-EUXF, which has been under maintenance at Glasgow since 21st October, returned to service this morning operating BA1475 Glasgow – London Heathrow.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMH Houston Technical Issue.

October 28, 2015

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMH operated BA195 London Heathrow – Houston this morning, however the return BA194 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

British Airways A321 G-EUXL Enters Glasgow Maintenance.

October 28, 2015

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

British Airways B747-400 G-BYGC Returns from Singapore.

October 28, 2015

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BYGC positioned Singapore – London Heathrow late tonight as BA9159.

British Airways Announce London Heathrow – Billund Service.

October 28, 2015

British Airways today announced an 11x weekly London Heathrow – Billund service to commence on 3rd May 2016. The service will initially operate with A319s to the following schedule:

BA804 London Heathrow 0745 – Billund 1025 Daily
BA805 Billund 1125 – London Heathrow 1210 Daily

BA806 London Heathrow 1515 – Billund 1755 Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays
BA807 Billund 1840 – London Heathrow 1925 Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays.

British Airways A380 G-XLEI Returns from San Francisco.

October 28, 2015

Following the technical issue it encountered on 26th October, British Airways A380 G-XLEI departed San Francisco this morning operating the delayed BA286 San Francisco – London Heathrow as BA9609.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVM Operates A380 Miami Rotation.

October 28, 2015

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVM operated BA209 London Heathrow – Miami today in place of the scheduled A380. As a result of there being no rested Boeing 747-400 crew at Miami the return BA208 will be delayed overnight.

Withdrawn British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWV Positions to Orlando Sanford.

October 28, 2015

Withdrawn British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWV positioned Cardiff-Wales – Orlando Sanford this morning as BA9151.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIF Returns from Gatwick Base.

October 28, 2015

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIF positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick as BA9150 this morning after arriving as BA2154 from Bridgetown.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWS Operates Frankfurt Rotation.

October 28, 2015

British Airways longhaul configuration Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWS operated the BA902/BA903 London Heathrow – Frankfurt rotation today in place of the usual European configuration aircraft.

British Airways A380 G-XLEJ Positions to Toulouse.

October 28, 2015

British Airways A380 G-XLEJ, still wearing test registration F-WWAW, positioned Finkenwerder – Toulouse this morning for final pre-delivery preparations.

British Airways A380 G-XLED Operates Delayed Johannesburg Service.

October 28, 2015

British Airways A380 G-XLED operated last night’s delayed BA55 London Heathrow – Johannesburg this morning as BA55Y.

British Airways B777-200 G-ZZZA Operates Luanda Rotation.

October 27, 2015

British Airways Boeing 777-236 G-ZZZA operated the BA77/BA76 London Heathrow – Luanda rotation this evening in place of the usual Boeing 777-200ER. This is the first time we recall a non-ER model operating this route.

British Airways B747-400 G-BYGC Singapore Technical Issue.

October 27, 2015

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BYGC arrived into Singapore this evening as BA11 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 26th October), however the return BA12 was cancelled due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIV Continues from St Lucia.

October 27, 2015

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIV departed St Lucia this evening operating the St Lucia – London Gatwick sector of yesterday’s BA2158 Port of Spain – St Lucia – London Gatwick as BA9608.

British Airways A319 G-EUPH BA1421 Belfast International Technical Diversion.

October 27, 2015

British Airways A319 G-EUPH operating BA1421 Belfast City – London Heathrow stopped the climb at 3,200 ft this evening due to a technical issue, climbed to 6,000 ft and circled over Lough Neagh to work checklists and then diverted to Belfast International for a safe landing. The aircraft remained on the taxiway for several minutes with fire crew in attendance and then taxiied to the terminal under its own power.

British Airways B787-9 G-ZBKC Enters Service.

October 27, 2015

British Airways Boeing 787-9 G-ZBKC entered service this afternoon operating BA99 London Heathrow – Toronto.

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

October 27, 2015

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLJ entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this afternoon after arriving as BA274 from Las Vegas.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIF Positions to Gatwick Base.

October 27, 2015

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIF positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick this morning as BA9158 in order to operate BA2155 London Heathrow – Bridgetown.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWW Operates Frankfurt Rotation.

October 27, 2015

British Airways longhaul configuration Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWW operated the BA902/BA903 London Heathrow – Frankfurt rotation today in place of the usual European configuration aircraft.

27/10/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

October 27, 2015

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA1342 London Heathrow – Leeds Bradford
BA1343 Leeds Bradford – London Heathrow.

British Airways A380 G-XLEI San Francisco Technical Issue.

October 26, 2015

British Airways A380 G-XLEI operated BA287 London Heathrow – San Francisco this afternoon, however the return BA286 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJD Operates Tel Aviv Dreamliner Inaugural.

October 26, 2015

British Airways introduced Boeing 787 service onto the London Heathrow – Tel Aviv route this evening with Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJD operating the BA163/BA162 rotation.

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLF Returns from Orlando.

October 26, 2015

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLF, which has remained at Orlando since operating the outbound Dreamflight charity flight on 18th October, departed this evening operating the return Orlando – London Heathrow Dreamflight as BA2DF.




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