29/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA53/BA52 London Heathrow – Seattle
BA177/BA174 London Heathrow – New York JFK
BA2576/BA2577 London Gatwick – Turin
BA2708/BA2709 London Gatwick – Barcelona
BA2740/BA2751 London Gatwick – Geneva
BA2958/BA2959 London Gatwick – Glasgow (more…)

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYP Operates BA Mainline Lease.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYP operated the following British Airways mainline services as a wet-lease today:

BA2931 Edinburgh – London Gatwick
BA2958/BA2959 London Gatwick – Glasgow
BA2940 London Gatwick – Edinburgh.

28/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA177/BA174 London Heathrow – New York JFK
BA678/BA679 London Heathrow – Istanbul
BA2658/BA2659 London Gatwick – Vienna
BA2760/BA2761 London Gatwick – Amsterdam.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYP Operates BA Mainline Lease.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYP operated the following services as a wet-lease for BA Mainline today:

BA2770/BA2771 London Gatwick – Jersey
BA2938/BA2939 London Gatwick – Edinburgh
BA2946 London Gatwick – Edinburgh.

27/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA52/BA52 London Heathrow – Seattle
BA132 Jeddah – London Heathrow
BA173/BA176 London Heathrow – New York JFK
BA462/BA263 London Heathrow – Madrid.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Leaves Las Vegas.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO, which has been at Las Vegas since September 8th 2015 when it suffered fire damage due to a failure of the #1 engine, positioned Las Vegas – Victorville this afternoon as BA9172. The aircraft flew a circitous route over Phoenix at 36,000 ft. At Victorville the aircraft will be repainted before returning to Cardiff-Wales for a maintenance check before returning to service.

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

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

BA2280 Geneva – London City
BA2281/BA2284 London City – Geneva
BA2285/BA2286 London City – Geneva
BA2287 London City – Geneva.

British Airways A320 G-EUUB BA490 Malaga Diversion.

British Airways A320 G-EUUB operating BA490 London Heathrow – Gibraltar divered to Malaga this afternoon due to weather at Gibraltar. The return BA491 operated from Malaga once passengers had been transferred by road.

26/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA53/BA52 London Heathrow – Seattle
BA133 London Heathrow – Jeddah
BA173/BA176 London Heathrow – New York JFK
BA2942 London Gatwick – Edinburgh.

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

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

BA2280 Geneva – London City
BA2281/BA2284 London City – Geneva
BA2285/BA2286 London City – Geneva
BA2287 London City – Geneva.

25/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA173/BA176 London Heathrow – New York JFK
BA744/BA745 London Heathrow – Stavanger
BA2938/BA2939 London Gatwick – Edinburgh
BA2962/BA2963 London Gatwick – Glasgow
BA8205 Hamburg – London City
BA8206 London City – Hamburg.

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

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BYGF, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 30th January, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow this evening as BA9172. The aircraft has been reconfigured from 14F/70J/30W/185Y to 14F/86J/30W/145Y with Panasonic IFE. It is the seventh of eighteen aircraft to be reconfigured.

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

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

BA2280 Geneva – London City
BA2281/BA2284 London City – Geneva
BA2285/BA2286 London City – Geneva
BA2287 London City – Geneva.

24/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA28 Hong Kong – London Heathrow
BA173/BA176 London Heathrow – New York JFK
BA192 Dallas-Fort Worth – London Heathrow
BA926/BA927 London Heathrow – Munich
BA1334/BA1335 London Heathrow – Newcastle
BA3270 Dusseldorf – London City (more…)

Jettime B737-700 Summer Leases Confirmed.

British Airways today loaded onto its schedules the wet-leases of two Jettime Boeing 737-700s which will operate throughout the Summer 2016 season. The aircraft will operate on domestic services and to and from Copenhagen to allow crew to begin and end duties. Schedules will see the aircraft overnight at Copenhagen and London Heathrow. Flights operated by the aircraft will be as follows:

BA811 London Heathrow – Copenhagen – Daily
BA812 Copenhagen – London Heathrow – Daily
BA816/BA817 London Heathrow – Copenhagen – Daily
BA1312/BA1313 London Heathrow – Aberdeen – except Saturdays
BA1438/BA1443 London Heathrow – Edinburgh – Monday – Friday
BA1474/BA1479 London Heathrow – Glasgow – Daily
BA1486/BA1493 London Heathrow – Glasgow – except Mondays.

Withdrawn British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWT Temporarily Reinstated.

Withdrawn British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWT was scheduled to position London Heathrow – Cardiff-Wales for decommissioning this morning, but was instead temporarily re-instated to traffic to operate the BA926/BA927 London Heathrow – Munich rotation in place of the usual Airbus narrowbody.

23/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA27 London Heathrow – Hong Kong
BA173/BA176 London Heathrow – New York JFK
BA2612/BA2613 London Gatwick – Naples
BA2736/BA2737 London Gatwick – Geneva
BA8731 Frankfurt – London City.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWT Withdrawn.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWT was withdrawn from service at London Heathrow this morning after arriving as BA252 from Nassau. This reduces the Boeing 767-300ER fleet to eleven aircraft and the longhaul Boeing 767-300ER fleet to four aircraft.

22/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA53/BA52 London Heathrow – Seattle
BA173/BA176 London Heathrow – New York JFK
BA2280 Geneva – London City
BA2281 London City – Geneva
BA4462 London City – Dublin
BA8736 London City – Frankfurt (more…)

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYS Operates BA Mainline Lease.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYS operated the following British Airways mainline services today:

BA2931 Edinburgh – London Gatwick
BA2958 London Gatwick – Glasgow
BA2959 Glasgow – London Gatwick.

The aircraft then positioned London Gatwick – Edinburgh as BA9259.

21/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA173 London Heathrow – New York JFK
BA198 Mumbai – London Heathrow
BA238 Boston – London Heathrow
BA2287 London City – Geneva
BA2774/BA2775 London Gatwick – Jersey
BA2964/BA2965 London Gatwick – Glasgow.

British Airways A321 G-MEDN Baku Rescue Mission.

Following the A321 technical issue at Baku yesterday, British Airways A321 G-MEDN positioned London Heathrow – Baku this morning as BA9155 in order to operate yesterday’s delayed BA144 Baku – London Heathrow.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYM Positions for Salzburg – London Stansted Charters.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYM positioned Edinburgh – Salzburg this morning as BA7031 in order to operate a Salzburg – London Stansted charter as BA7032. The aircraft then positioned London Stansted – Salzburg as BA7033 in order to operate a second Salzburg – London Stansted charter as BA7034.

20/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA53/BA52 London Heathrow – Seattle
BA95/BA94 London Heathrow – Montreal
BA180 New York JFK – London Heathrow
BA198 Mumbai – London Heathrow
BA199 London Heathrow – Mumbai
BA239 London Heathrow – Boston
BA2946 London Gatwick – Edinburgh.

British Airways B777-200 G-ZZZB Continues from Bahrain.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways Boeing 777-236 G-ZZZB departed Bahrain in the early hours of this morning operating the delayed Bahrain – London Heathrow sector of BA124 Doha – Bahrain – London Heathrow of 17th February as BA124D.

19/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA181 London Heathrow – New York JFK
BA198 Mumbai – London Heathrow
BA199 London Heathrow – Mumbai
BA8205 Hamburg – London City
BA8206 London City – Hamburg.

18/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA69/BA68 London Heathrow – Phildelphia
BA198 Mumbai – London Heathrow
BA199 London Heathrow – Mumbai
BA3281 Isle of Man – London City
BA3282 London City – Isle of Man
BA8205 Hamburg – London City (more…)

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

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

BA4450 Rotterdam – London City
BA4451/BA4452 London City – Rotterdam
BA4453/BA4456 London City – Rotterdam
BA4457/BA4458 London City – Rotterdam
BA4459 London City – Rotterdam.

WDL Aviation BAe146-200 D-AWBA Operates for BA CityFlyer.

WDL Aviation BAe146-200 D-AWBA operated the following BA CityFlyer services today:

BA8731 Frankfurt – London City
BA8732 London City – Frankfurt.

The aircraft then positioned Frankfurt – Cologne-Bonn using callsign CFE760L to end its latest lease.

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

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

BA4450 Rotterdam – London City
BA4452/BA4453 London City – Rotterdam
BA4457/BA4458 London City – Rotterdam
BA4459 London City – Rotterdam.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYV Dublin Technical Issue.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYV operated BA2228 London City – Dublin this morning, however the aircraft encountered a technical issue leading to the cancellation of BA4467 Dublin – London City.

16/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA198 Mumbai – London Heathrow
BA199 London Heathrow – Mumbai
BA4467 Dublin – London City
BA8708 London City – Edinburgh.

British Airways A380 G-XLEL First Flight.

British Airways A380 G-XLEL made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWAL and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder for cabin outfitting.

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

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

BA4450 Rotterdam – London City
BA4451/BA4452 London City – Rotterdam
BA4453/BA4454 London City – Rotterdam
BA4457/BA4458 London City – Rotterdam
BA4459 London City – Rotterdam.

15/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA198 Mumbai – London Heathrow
BA199 London Heathrow – Mumbai
BA238 Boston – London Heathrow
BA8207 Hamburg – London City
BA8208 London City – Hamburg
BA8704/BA8715 London City – Edinburgh (more…)

British Airways A320 G-EUUI Newcastle Flight Switch.

British Airways A320 G-EUUI operated BA1336 London Heathrow – Newcastle this afternoon, however following the earlier lightning strike encountered by an aircraft at Newcastle, instead of overnighting it turned around to operate the delayed BA1329 Newcastle – London Heathrow.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYS Positions for Stansted – Salzburg Charters.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYS operated an Edinburgh – London Stansted – Salzburg charter as BA7031 this morning, carrying passengers only on the London Stansted – Salzburg sector. The aircraft then positioned Salzburg – London Stansted as BA7032 in order to operate a second London Stansted – Salzburg charter as BA7033 before again positioning Salzburg – London Stansted as BA7034.

British Airways A319 G-EUPH Returns from Heathrow Maintenance.

British Airways A319 G-EUPH, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since returning from Rome Fiumicino on 7th February after encountering a technical issue on 6th February, returned to service this morning operating BA830 London Heathrow – Dublin.

British Airways A320 G-EUYV BA730 Lyon Diversion.

British Airways A320SL G-EUYV operating BA730 London Heathrow – Geneva diverted to Lyon this afternoon due to weather at Geneva. The aircraft later positioned Lyon – London Heathrow as BA9255. As a result BA731 Geneva – London Heathrow was cancelled.

11/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA3276 Dusseldorf – London City
BA3277 London City – Dusseldorf
BA8205 Hamburg – London City
BA8206 London City – Hamburg.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMN Overnight Tokyo Narita Delay.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMN arrived into Tokyo Narita as BA5 from London Heathrow this morning (depart London Heathrow 9th February), however the return BA6 has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical or a crew issue.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJG BA69 Dublin Medical and Heathrow Diversions.

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJG operating BA69 London Heathrow – Philadelphia was around two hours into its journey when it turned back to Dublin due to a medical emergency on board. Crew did not then have sufficient hours to reach Philadelphia and the aircraft therefore routed Dublin – London Heathrow where passengers were accommodated. As a result BA68 Philadelphia – London Heathrow as cancelled.

British Airways A319 G-DBCK BA2624 Marseille Diversion.

British Airways A319 G-DBCK operating BA2624 London Gatwick – Nice diverted to Marseille this afternoon due to weather at Nice. The aircraft then positioned Marseille – London Gatwick as BA9253. As a result BA2625 Nice – London Gatwick was cancelled.

British Airways A321 G-EUXI BA344 Marseille Diversion.

British Airways A321 G-EUXI operating BA344 London Heathrow – Nice diverted to Marseille this afternoon due to weather at Nice. The aircraft then positioned Marseille – London Heathrow as BA9252. As a result BA345 Nice – London Heathrow was cancelled.

British Airways A320 G-EUYS BA378 Turbulence Damage.

British Airways A320SL G-EUYS operating BA378 London Heathrow – Toulouse encountered severe turbulence this afternoon causing the cancellation of the return BA379 whilst the aircraft was checked for damage.

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-SMLA Positions for BA CityFlyer Lease.

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-SMLA positioned London Southend – London City using callsign CFE754A early this afternoon in order to operate the following BA CityFlyer rotations:

BA4464/BA4467 London City – Dublin
BA4468/BA4471 London City – Dublin.

BA CityFlyer Announce Summer London Stansted Mediterranean Flights.

BA CityFlyer today announced a series of Embraer 190 flights from London Stansted at weekends for the Summer season. An aircraft will position into London Stansted each weekend from May 28th and will then operate the following rotations:

BA2291 London Stansted 0645 – Ibiza 1015
BA2290 Ibiba 1100 – London Stansted 1230

BA2293 London Stansted 1315 – Malaga 1715
BA2292 Malaga 1800 – London Stansted 1950

BA2295 London Stansted 2045 – Palma 0015+1
BA2294 Palma 0100 London Stansted 0230

BA2297 London Stansted 0540 – Faro 0830
BA2296 Faro 0905 – London Stansted 1200.

This will aid aircraft utilisation during the weekend London City closure.

09/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA68 Philadelphia – London Heathrow
BA345 Nice – London Heathrow
BA379 Toulouse – London Heathrow
BA547 Rome Fiumicino – London Heathrow
BA2625 Nice – London Gatwick
BA8705 Edinburgh – London City
BA8720 London City – Glasgow.

British Airways A320 G-EUUM Prague Damage.

British Airways A320 G-EUUM operated BA856 London Heathrow – Prague this afternoon, however the aircraft sustained minor damage causing the cancellation of the return BA857.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYU BA3279 Pisa Diversion.

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

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYJ BA8715 London Southend Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYJ operating BA8715 Edinburgh – London City diverted to London Southend this afternoon due to high winds at London City. The aircraft then positioned London Southend – Dublin using callsign CFE754E in order to operate BA4469 Dublin – London City.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYE BA8739 London Southend Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYE operating BA8739 Glasgow – London City diverted to London Southend this morning due to high winds at London City. The aircraft positioned London Southend – Rotterdam late in the afternoon using callsign CFE761M.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYH BA4452 London Southend Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYH operating BA4452 Rotterdam – London City diverted to London Southend this morning due to winds at London City. The aircraft positioned London Southend – London City early in the evening using callsign CFE75P.

08/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA213/BA212 London Heathrow – Boston

BA313/BA319 London Heathrow – Paris CDG
BA402/BA403 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA480/BA481 London Heathrow – Barcelona
BA560/BA559 London Heathrow – Rome Fiumicino
BA574/BA575 London Heathrow – Milan Linate (more…)

British Airways A319 G-EUOF Returns from Gatwick Base.

British Airways A319 G-EUOF overnighted at Glasgow after arriving as BA2966 from London Gatwick yesterday evening, then returned to London Heathrow operations this morning operaing BA1473 Glasgow – London Heathrow. The aircraft had been operating from London Gatwick since 3rd January.

British Airways A319 G-EUPO BA1342 Manchester Diversion.

British Airways A319 G-EUPO operating BA1342 London Heathrow – Leeds Bradford diverted to Manchester this afternoon having gone around at Leeds Bradford due to weather. The aircraft then positioned Manchester – London Heathrow as BA9252. As a result BA1342 Leeds Bradford – London Heathrow was cancelled.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYS Lyon and London Southend Diversions.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYS operating BA8741 London City – Chambery diverted to Lyon this morning due to weather at Chambery. The return BA8742 operated from Lyon once passengers had been transferred by road, however by then London City was closed due to weekend curfew so the aircraft operated Lyon – London Southend.

06/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA547 Rome Fiumicino – London Heathrow
BA555 Rome Fiumicino – London Heathrow
BA697 Vienna – London Heathrow.

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

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVR, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 11th January, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow early this evening as BA9172. The aircraft has been reconfigured from 14F/70J/30W/185Y to 14F/86J/30W/145Y with Panasonic IFE. It is the sixth of eighteen aircraft to be so reconfigured.

05/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA2227 Edinburgh – London City
BA2285/BA2286 London City – Geneva
BA8205 Hamburg – London City
BA8206 London City – Hamburg
BA8733 Frankfurt – London City
BA8738/BA8737 London City – Frankfurt.

British Airways A319 G-EUPJ Returns to Service.

British Airways A319 G-EUPJ, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since returning from Milan Malpensa on 1st February after encountering a technical issue on 31st January, returned to service this afternoon operating BA336 London Heathrow – Paris Orly.

04/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA2228 London City – Dublin
BA4469 Dublin – London City
BA8451/BA8452 London City – Amsterdam
BA8732/BA8733 London City – Frankfurt.

British Airways A380 G-XLEK Delivered.

British Airways A380 G-XLEK was delivered Toulouse – London Heathrow this evening as BA9156. The aircraft is in White Union Flag with Crest livery and 14F/97J/55W/303Y configuration. This brings the British Airways A380 fleet up to eleven aircraft.

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-SMLA Positions for BA CityFlyer Operations.

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-SMLA positioned Manchester – London City this afternoon using callsign CFE750A in order to operate the BA8738/BA8737 London City – Frankfurt rotation. The aircraft then positioned London City – London Southend using callsign CFE761M.

Cello Aviation BAe146-200 G-RAJJ Positioning Flight.

Following its diversion last night, Cello Aviation BAe146-200 G-RAJJ positioned London Southend – Dublin this afternoon in order to operate BA2229 Dublin – London City. The aircraft then operated BA2226 London City – Edinburgh.

British Airways Announce Return to Tehran.

British Airways today announced that they will return to the London Heathrow – Tehran route with a 4 Class Boeing 777-200/200ER service commencing on 14th July 2016. Schedules are as follows:

BA153 London Heathrow 2110 – Tehran 0625+1 except Sundays
BA152 Tehran 0835 – London Heathrow 1110 except Mondays.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYN Positioning Flight.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYN operated BA2228 London City – Dublin this morning, then remained on the ground for four hours before positioning Dublin – London City using callsign CFE752C.

02/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA1432 London Heathrow – Edinburgh
BA1435 Edinburgh – London Heathrow
BA2931 Edinburgh – London Gatwick
BA2936 London Gatwick – Edinburgh
BA2228/BA2229 London City – Dublin
BA8489/BA8460 London City – Amsterdam
BA8711 Edinburghnburgh – London City.

01/02/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA826/BA837 London Heathrow – Dublin
BA838/BA827 London Heathrow – Dublin
BA824/BA839 London Heathrow – Dublin
BA1346/BA1347 London Heathrow – Leeds Bradford
BA4462/BA4467 London City – Dublin
BA4464/BA2229 London City – Dublin (more…)