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Monthly Archives: April 2016

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVI Halifax Rescue Mission.

April 30, 2016

Following the diversion of BA114 New York JFK – London Heathrow to Halifax in the early hours of this morning, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVI positioned Boston – Halifax as BA9153 this evening after arriving as BA203 from London Heathrow in order to take over the diverted BA114, routing Halifax – London Heathrow as BA9609. As a result BA214 Boston – London Heathrow was cancelled.

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

April 30, 2016

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLK, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 7th April, returned to service this evening operating BA57 London Heathrow – Johannesburg.

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

April 30, 2016

Following its overnight technical delay, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLO departed Miami this evening operating yesterday’s delayed BA206 Miami – London Heathrow as BA9608.

British Airways A320 G-EUUB BA493 Nantes Medical Diversion.

April 30, 2016

British Airways A320 G-EUUB operating BA493 Gibraltar – London Heathrow diverted via Nantes this afternoon due to a medical emergency on board.

British Airways A380 G-XLEA Returns from Heathrow Maintenance.

April 30, 2016

British Airways A380 G-XLEA, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 24th April, returned to service this evening operating BA55 London Heathrow – Johannesburg.

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

April 30, 2016

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVB, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 22nd April, returned to service this afternoon operating BA243 London Heathrow – Mexico City.

British Airways A320 G-EUYV Operates Palermo Inaugural.

April 30, 2016

British Airways commenced scheduled service on the London Heathrow – Palermo route today with A320SL G-EUYV operating the inaugural BA610/BA611 rotation.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMO BA108 Hungarian Military Intercept.

April 30, 2016

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMO operating BA108 Dubai – London Heathrow was intercepted by two Hungarian military jets this afternoon after failing to contact Hungarian civilian Air Traffic Control. The aircraft was identified and escorted to Austrian airspace.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMO BA108 Hungarian Military Intercept.

April 30, 2016

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMO operating BA108 Dubai – London Heathrow was intercepted by two Hungarian military jets this afternoon after failing to contact Hungarian civilian Air Traffic Control. The aircraft was identified and escorted to Austrian airspace.

British Airways A320 G-EUYI Operates Kalamata Inaugural.

April 30, 2016

British Airways commenced scheduled service on the London Heathrow – Kalamata route today with A320 G-EUYI operating the inaugural BA644/BA645 rotation.

British Airways A320 G-EUUC Operates Chania Inaugural.

April 30, 2016

British Airways commenced scheduled service on the London Heathrow – Chania route today with A320 G-EUUC operating the inaugural BA660/BA661 rotation.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYO Operates Bournemouth Charters.

April 30, 2016

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYO operated a Glasgow – Bournemouth – Venice charter as BA7033 this morning carrying passengers only on the Bournemouth – Venice sector. The aircraft then operated a Venice – Bournemouth charter as BA7034 and a Bournemouth – Palma charter rotation as BA7035/BA7036.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYV Positioning Flight.

April 30, 2016

Following its diversion last night, BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYV positioned Barcelona – London Southend as BA9751 later in the morning after missing weekend curfew at London City.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYE Positions to Warsaw Maintenance.

April 30, 2016

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYE positioned London City – Warsaw for maintenance this morning as BA9769.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMK Halifax Technical Diversion.

April 30, 2016

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMK operating BA114 New York JFK – London Heathrow (depart New York JFK 29th April) diverted to Halifax, Nova Scotia in the early hours of this morning due to a technical issue.

30/04/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

April 30, 2016

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA388/BA391 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA394/BA395 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA8752 Madrid – London City.

British Airways B787-9 G-ZBKJ Delivered.

April 29, 2016

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

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVJ Continues from Los Angeles.

April 29, 2016

Following its diversion yesterday, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVJ positioned Los Angeles – Las Vegas as BA9152 this evening in order to operate yesterday’s delayed BA270 Las Vegas – London Heathrow as BA9607.

British Airways B747-400 G-BNLO Miami Technical Issue.

April 29, 2016

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLO operated BA207 London Heathrow – Miami this morning, however the return BA206 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.

British Airways A320 G-EUYK Enters Heathrow Maintenance.

April 29, 2016

British Airways A320 G-EUYK entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this evening after arriving as BA1311 from Aberdeen.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYV BA8755 Barcelona Diversion.

April 29, 2016

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYV operating BA8755 London City – Madrid diverted to Barcelona this evening due to weather at Barcelona.

British Airways A321 G-MEDF Operates Final Baku Rotation.

April 29, 2016

British Airways today ended service on the London Heathrow – Baku route with A321 G-MEDF operating the final BA145/BA144 rotation.

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

April 29, 2016

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BYGG, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 4th April, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow late this afternoon as BA9172. The aircraft has been reconfigured from 14F/70J/30W/185Y to 14F/86J/30W/145Y with Panasonic IFE. It is the twelfth of eighteen aircraft to be reconfigured.

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

April 29, 2016

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

British Airways A320 G-EUUK Operates Heathrow – Mahon Inaugural.

April 29, 2016

British Airways commenced scheduled service on the London Heathrow – Mahon route today with A320 G-EUUK operating the inaugural BA494/BA495 rotation.

British Airways A320 G-EUUD Manchester Technical Issue.

April 29, 2016

British Airways A320 G-EUUD operated BA1396 London Heathrow – Manchester this afternoon, however the return BA1403 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Manchester – London Heathrow as BA9274 during the evening.

29/04/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

April 29, 2016

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA3 London City – New York JFK
BA388/BA391 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA394/BA395 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA398/BA399 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA1306/BA1307 London Heathrow – Aberdeen
BA1340/BA1341 London Heathrow – Leeds Bradford.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVJ BA271 Los Angeles Diversion.

April 28, 2016

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVJ operating BA271 London Heathrow – Las Vegas diverted to Los Angeles this evening due to weather at Las Vegas. As a result the return BA270 has been delayed overnight.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYG BA8456 Amsterdam Technical Return.

April 28, 2016

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYG operating BA8456 Amsterdam – London City stopped the climb at 14,000 ft this evening due to a technical issue and returned to Amsterdam for a safe landing.

British Airways A321 G-MEDL BA149 Istanbul Medical Diversion.

April 28, 2016

British Airways A321 G-MEDL operating BA149 London Heathrow – Beirut diverted via Istanbul Ataturk this afternoon due to a medical emergency on board.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYG Returns from Amsterdam.

April 28, 2016

Following its technical return to Amsterdam on 25th April, BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYG positioned Amsterdam – London City this afternoon as BA9750.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMR Operates Nice Rotation.

April 28, 2016

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMR operated the BA2624/BA2625 London Gatwick – Nice rotation this afternoon to provide additional uplift following cancellations to Nice due to the French Air Traffic Control strike.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMME Operates Marseille Rotation.

April 28, 2016

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMME operated the BA368/BA369 London Gatwick – Marseille rotation this afternoon to provide additional uplift following cancellations to Marseille due to the French Air Traffic Control strike.

British Airways A319 G-EUPT Returns from Glasgow Maintenance.

April 28, 2016

British Airways A319 G-EUPT, which has been under maintenance at Glasgow since April 17th, positioned Glasgow – London Heathrow this morning as BA9251. The aircraft has been reconfigured from CY132 to CY143 and is the final aircraft to undergo this reconfiguration.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BZHB Returns from Madrid.

April 28, 2016

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BZHB positioned Madrid – London Heathrow late this morning as BA9273.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYF Rotterdam Technical Issue.

April 28, 2016

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYF operated BA4453 London City – Rotterdam this morning, however the return BA4454 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

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

April 28, 2016

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-SMLA positioned London Southend – London City as BA9751 this morning in order to operate the following BA CityFlyer services:

BA8720/BA8739 London City – Glasgow
BA8767/BA8768 London City – Zurich.

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

28/04/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

April 28, 2016

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA319/BA323 London Heathrow – Paris CDG
BA332/BA333 London Heathrow – Paris Orly
BA338/BA337 London Heathrow – Paris Orly
BA346/BA347 London Heathrow – Nice
BA352/BA357 London Heathrow – Nice
BA360/BA361 London Heathrow – Lyon Read more »

British Airways A320 G-GATS Positions to Gatwick Maintenance.

April 27, 2016

British Airways A320 G-GATS positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow for maintenance this evening as BA9271.

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

April 27, 2016

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-SMLA operated the BA8720/BA8739 London City – Glasgow rotation this morning. The aircraft then positioned London City – London Southend as BA9750.

British Airways A320 G-GATP Returns from Heathrow Maintenance.

April 27, 2016

British Airways A320 G-GATP, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 20th April, positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick this afternoon as BA9270. The aircraft has been reconfigured from CY171 to CY177.

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

April 27, 2016

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVD, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 21st April, returned to service this afternoon as BA273 London Heathrow – San Diego.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BZHB Madrid Technical Issue.

April 27, 2016

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BZHB operated BA456 London Heathrow – Madrid this morning, however the retuen BA457 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMR Operates San Jose Inaugural.

April 27, 2016

British Airways commenced service on the London Gatwick – San Jose, Costa Rica route today with Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMR operating the inaugural BA2237/BA2236 rotation.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIF Returns from New York JFK.

April 27, 2016

Following its overnight crew delay, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIF positioned New York JFK – London Heathrow this morning as BA9154.

27/04/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

April 27, 2016

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA370/BA371 London Heathrow – Marseille
BA388/BA391 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA394/BA395 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA398/BA399 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA457 Madrid – London Heathrow
BA464/BA465 London Heathrow – Madrid Read more »

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIF New York JFK Cancellation.

April 26, 2016

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIF operated BA115 London Heathrow – New York JFK this afternoon, however the return BA176 was cancelled due to crew issues.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYD Positioning Flight.

April 26, 2016

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYD operated BA8457 London City – Amsterdam this evening then positioned back to London City as BA9752.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWB Returns from Istanbul.

April 26, 2016

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWB positioned Istanbul – London Heathrow this evening as BA9272.

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

April 26, 2016

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-SMLA positioned London Southend – London City as BA9751 this afternoon in order to operate the BA8767/BA8768 London City – Zurich rotation.