British Airways A320 G-EUUN Overnight Istanbul Delay.

British Airways A320 G-EUUN operating BA678 London Heathrow – Istanbul encountered severe delays getting into Istanbul this morning and made two go arounds due to snow. Weather delays at Istanbul meant that crew did not have sufficient hours to return to London Heathrow and so the return BA679 has been delayed overnight.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIX BA2159 London Gatwick Medical Return.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIX operating the London Gatwick – St Lucia sector of BA2159 London Gatwick – St Lucia – Port of Spain was close to Truro at 36,000 ft this morning when it turned back to London Gatwick due to a medical emergency on board. The aircraft was able to depart again shortly thereafter.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMA Returns from Toronto.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 28th December, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMA departed Toronto in the early hours of this morning operating the delayed BA98 Toronto – London Heathrow of 28th December using callsign BA9607.

British Airways A319 G-EUOC Returns from Glasgow Maintenance.

British Airways A319 G-EUOC, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 14th December, returned to service this morning operating BA1475 Glasgow – London Heathrow. The aircraft has been reconfigured from CY132 to CY143 with Pinnacle seats throughout.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYG BA4457 Amsterdam Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYG operating BA4457 London City – Rotterdam diverted to Amsterdam this afternoon. The aircraft later positioned Amsterdam – Rotterdam as CFE750A in order to operate the delayed BA4458 Rotterdam – London City.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYE BA3279 Florence Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYE operating BA3279 London City – Florence diverted to Bologna this afternoon due to weather at Florence. The aircraft then positioned Bologna – London City using callsign CFE765S. As a result BA3280 Florence – London City was cancelled.

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-SMLA Positions for BA CityFlyer Ops, Diverts to Basel.

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-SMLA positioned London Southend – London City as BA9753 in order to operate BA8765 London City – Zurich. However this flight diverted to Basel due to weather at Zurich. The aircraft then positioned Basel – London Southend as BA9754. As a result BA8766 Zurich – London City was cancelled.

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

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVW, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since November 28th, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow late this morning as BA9174. The aircraft has been reconfigured from 14F/70J/30W/185Y to 14F/86J/30W/145Y with Panasonic eX3 IFE. It is the fourth aircraft to be so reconfigured.

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

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BYGE, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since November 26th, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow late this morning as BA9173. The aircraft has been reconfigured from 14F/70J/30W/185Y to 14F/86J/30W/145Y with Panasonic eX3 IFE. It is the third aircraft to be so reconfigured.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYL Pisa and London Southend Diversions.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYL operating BA3279 London City – Florence diverted to Pisa this evening due to weather at Florence. The return BA3280 operated from Pisa once passengers had been transferred by road, however this service diverted to London Southend.

British Airways A320 G-GATR Continues from Lisbon.

Following its double diversion yesterday, British Airways A320 G-GATR departed Lisbon early this afternoon operating yesterday’s diverted BA2780 London Gatwick – Funchal routing Lisbon – Funchal. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed BA2781 Funchal – London Gatwick.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYM Positioning Flight.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYM, which has been at London Stansted since 22nd December, positioned London Stansted – Glasgow this morning using callsign CFE750A, then returned to service operating BA8725 Glasgow – London City.

British Airways A320 G-GATR BA2780 Porto Santo and Lisbon Diversions.

British Airways A320 G-GATR operating BA2780 London Gatwick – Funchal diverted to Porto Santo this afternoon due to weather at Funchal. The aircraft later continued Porto Santo – Lisbon where passengers were accommodated overnight. As a result BA2871 Funchal – London Gatwick has been delayed overnight.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYL BA3279 Bologna Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYL operating BA3279 London City – Florence diverted to Bologna this morning due to weather at Florence. The aircraft then positioned Bologna – London Southend using callsign CFE761M having missed weekend curfew at London City. As a result BA3280 Florence – London City was cancelled.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVL Cape Town Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVL arrived into Cape Town this morning as BA43 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 23rd December), however the aircraft then encountered a technical issue causing the cancellation of BA58 Cape Town – London Heathrow.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYI BA3279 Genoa Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYI operating BA3279 London City – Florence diverted to Genoa this afternoon due to weather. The aircraft then positioned Genoa – London City using callsign CFE752C. As a result BA3280 Florence – London City was cancelled.

British Airways A320 G-EUYT Continues from Warsaw.

Following its diversion yesterday, British Airways A320 G-EUYT departed Warsaw this morning continuing yesterday’s diverted BA872 London Heathrow – Krakow routing Warsaw – Krakow. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed BA873 Krakow – London Heathrow.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYF BA3279 Pisa Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYF operating BA3279 London  City – Pisa diverted to Florence early this evening. The return BA3280 was cancelled however the aircraft positioned Pisa – London City using BA3280 as its callsign.

British Airways B777-200 G-ZZZB BA185 London Heathrow Technical Return.

British Airways Boeing 777-236 G-ZZZB operating BA185 London Heathrow – Newark stopped the climb at 13,000 ft this morning due to a technical issue then headed to off the South Wales coast descending to 10,000 ft to burn fuel before returning to London Heathrow for a safe landing. The flight has been rescheduled for later this afternoon.

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-SMLA Operates for BA CityFlyer.

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-SMLA positioned London City – Glasgow under a JOTA Aviation callsign this morning then operated the following BA CityFlyer services:

BA2211 Glasgow – London City
BA8724/BA8729 London City – Glasgow

The aircraft then positioned London City – London Southend using callsign CFE764R.

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-SMLA Operates for BA CityFlyer.

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-SMLA operated the following BA CityFlyer rotations today:

BA8700/BA8739 London City – Edinburgh
BA2212/BA2213 London City – Glasgow

The aircraft then positioned London City – London Southend as BA9752.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYV Registered.

Republic Airlines Embraer 190 N163HQ was registered G-LCYV for BA CityFlyer today. The 2009 vintage machine was ordered by Swiss airline Baboo but not taken up and subsequently passed to Republic Airlines who operated it on behalf of first Midwest Airlines and then Frontier Airlines. The aircraft is currently at Rome, New York.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYK Spanish Positioning Flight.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYK operated BA8757 London City – Madrid this afternoon, then positioned Madrid – Ibiza using callsign CFE761M in order to operate the delayed BA8462 Ibiza – London City. As a result BA8754 Madrid – London City was cancelled.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYS Ibiza Cancellation.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYS operated BA8461 London City – Ibiza this morning, however instead of operating the return BA8462 the aircraft positioned back to London City using callsign CFE750A.

17/12/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA8 Tokyo Haneda – London Heathrow
BA8208 Hamburg – London City
BA8208 London City – Hamburg
BA8700/BA8703 London City – Edinburgh
BA8754 Madrid – London City.

16/12/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA7 London Heathrow – Tokyo Haneda
BA117/BA172 London Heathrow – New York JFK
BA733 Geneva – London Heathrow
BA3275 London City – Dusseldorf
BA8724/BA8729 London City – Glasgow.

British Airways A319 G-EUPJ BA1344 Manchester Diversion.

British Airways A319 G-EUPJ operating BA1344 London Heathrow – Leeds Bradford diverted to Manchester this evening due to weather at Leeds Bradford. The aircraft then positioned Manchester – London Heathrow as BA9251, As a result BA1345 Leeds Bradford – London Heathrow was cancelled.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWY BA253 Nassau Technical Issue.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWY operated the London Heathrow – Nassau sector of BA253 London Heathrow – Nassau – Grand Cayman this morning, however the onward sector to Grand Cayman and the return BA252 Grand Cayman – Nassau – London Heathrow were cancelled due to a technical issue.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYG BA2280 London Stansted Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYG operating BA2280 Geneva – London City diverted to London Stansted this morning due to weather at London City. The aircraft later positioned London Stansted – London City using callsign CFE761M.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYM BA8701 London Southend Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYM operating BA8701 Edinburgh – London City diverted to London Southend this morning due to weather at London City. The aircraft later positioned London Southend – London City using callsign CFE750A.

British Airways A318 G-EUNB BA2 London Gatwick Diversion.

British Airways A318 G-EUNB operating BA2 New York JFK – London City (depart New York JFK 14th December) diverted to London Gatwick this morning due to weather at London City. The aircraft later positioned London Gatwick – London City as BA9153.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYH BA4450 London Southend Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYH operating BA4451 Rotterdam – London City diverted to London Southend this morning due to weather at London City. The aircraft then positioned London Southend – Rotterdam as BA4453.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYL BA8731 London Gatwick Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYL operating BA8731 Frankfurt – London City diverted to London Gatwick this morning due to weather at London City. The aircraft then positioned London Gatwick – Frankfurt as BA8732.

15/12/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA124 Doha – Bahrain – London Heathrow
BA252 Grand Cayman – Nassau – London Heathrow
BA253 Nassau – Grand Cayman
BA1345 Leeds-Bradford – London Heathrow
BA2218 London City – Edinburgh
BA2281 London City – Geneva (more…)

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

Following the technical issue it encountered on 9th December, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVC departed Vancouver late this morning routing Vancouver – Toronto – Prestwick as BA9176. This flight operated on three engines hence the aircraft was not able to position direct to London Heathrow. The aircraft was originally intended to route direct to London Heathrow but diverted to Prestwick due to weather.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWB Returns from Cambridge Maintenance.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWB, which has been under maintenance at Cambridge since 7th December, positioned Cambridge – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9273. We are awaiting confirmation as to whether the aircraft has been repainted at Air Livery or had attention at Marshalls.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVZ Overnight Sao Paulo Delay.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVZ arrived into Sao Paulo this morning as BA247 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 11th December), however the return BA246 has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical or a crew issue.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYD Geneva Technical Issue.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYD overnighted at Geneva after arriving as BA2287 from London City yesterday evening, however its scheduled return to London City as BA2280 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Geneva – London City early in the afternoon using callsign CFE752C.

British Airways B747-400 G-BYGB Boston Cancellation.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BYGB operated BA213 London Heathrow – Boston this afternoon, however the return BA212 was cancelled with a technical issue flagged in CRS systems. Nonetheless the aircraft did position Boston – London Heathrow late at night using BA212 as its callsign.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYJ Zurich Technical Issue.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYJ operated BA8765 London City – Zurich this afternoon, however the return BA8766 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Zurich – London City late in the evening using callsign CFE750A.

07/12/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA35 London Heathrow – Chennai
BA36 Chennai – London Heathrow
BA212 Boston – London Heathrow
BA4464/BA4467 London City – Dublin
BA8451/BA8452 London City – Amsterdam
BA8766 Zurich – London City.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWS Withdrawn.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWS was withdrawn from service at London Heathrow this afternoon after arriving as BA154 from Cairo. The aircraft then positioned London Heathrow – Cardiff-Wales as BA9171 for component recovery. This brings the Boeing 767-300ER fleet down to twelve aircraft and the longhaul Boeing 767-300ER fleet down to five aircraft.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWM Operates Domestic Services.

British Airways longhaul configuration Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWM operated the BA1434/BA1441 London Heathrow – Edinburgh and BA1484/BA1489 London Heathrow – Glasgow rotations BA1458 London Heathrow – Edinburgh today in place of the usual European configuration aircraft.

05/12/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA35 London Heathrow – Chennai
BA36 Chennai – London Heathrow
BA2263/BA2264 London Gatwick – Kingston
BA4461 Dublin – London City.

British Airways A320 G-GATR Delivered.

British Airways A320 G-GATR was delivered Woensdrecht – London Gatwick this afternoon as BA9251. The aircraft is in White Union Flag with Crest livery and CY171 configuration. The 2002 vintage machine was previously operated by TAM.

British Airways A319 G-EUPR Basel Technical Issue.

British Airways A319 G-EUPR overnighted at Basel after arriving as BA756 from London Heathrow yesterday evening, however its scheduled return to London Heathrow as BA751 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Basel – London Heathrow during the afternoon as BA9274.

04/12/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA35 London Heathrow – Chennai
BA36 Chennai – London Heathrow
BA751 Basel – London Heathrow
BA838/BA839 London Heathrow – Dublin
BA935 London Heathrow – Basel
BA8724/BA8729 London City – Glasgow.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMME Operates Further Cardiff-Wales Test Flights.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMME operated a further Cardiff-Wales – Cardiff-Wales fuel pump modification test flight this afternoon as BA9176, flying the same circuits off the north Cornish coast at 40,000 ft with this test lasting around 90 minutes. The aircraft then operated three further shorter Cardiff-Wales – Cardiff-Wales circuits as BA9177, BA9178 and BA9179.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMME Cardiff-Wales Test Flights.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMME, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since November 12th, undertook a five hour Cardiff-Wales – Cardiff-Wales test flight this afternoon as BA9172, routing off the north coast of Cornwall and flying large circuits at 40,000 ft. Late at night the aircraft undertook a further one hour test as BA9173 flying the same routing. These flights were operated by Boeing test pilots following fuel pump modifications.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWT Returns from Cardiff Maintenance, Operates to Glasgow.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWT, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 27th November, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow this morning as BA9175. The aircraft then operated the BA1484/BA1489 London Heathrow – Glasgow rotation in place of the usual European configuration aircraft. The aircraft is expected to be withdrawn in February 2016.

02/12/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA35 London Heathrow – Chennai
BA36 Chennai – London Heathrow
BA133 London Heathrow – Jeddah
BA188 Newark – London Heathrow
BA8205 Hamburg – London City
BA8206 London City – Hamburg.

British Airways A320 G-EUYG Returns from Gatwick Base.

British Airways A320 G-EUYG, which has been operating from London Gatwick since 26th November, positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9252 after arriving as BA2577 from Turin. The aircraft then returned to service from London Heathrow operating BA798 to Helsinki.

British Airways A320 G-EUYG Returns from Gatwick Base.

British Airways A320 G-EUYG, which has been operating from London Gatwick since 26th November, positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9252 after arriving as BA2577 from Turin. The aircraft then returned to service from London Heathrow operating BA798 to Helsinki.

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-SMLA Operares for BA CityFlyer.

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-SMLA operated the BA4460/BA4463 London City – Dublin rotation this morning. During the afternoon and evening the aircraft positioned London City – London Southend and back under JOTA flight codes.

01/12/15 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA28 Hong Kong – London Heathrow
BA145/BA144 London Heathrow – Baku
BA314/BA319 London Heathrow – Paris CDG
BA396/BA397 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA722/BA721 London Heathrow – Geneva
BA764/BA765 London Heathrow – Oslo (more…)