BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYU Zurich Weather Cancellation.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYU operated BA8767 London City – Zurich this afternoon however the return BA8768 was cancelled due to weather. The aircraft was able to position Zurich – Glasgow during the evening as BA9753.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYF Returns from Angers.

Following  the technical issue it encountered on 27th May, Embraer 170 G-LCYF positoned Angers – Edinburgh this afternoon as BA9750 then returned to service operating BA8717 Edinburgh – London City.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYU BA3279 Bologna Diversion.

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

30/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA114 New York JFK – London Heathrow
BA263 London Heathrow – Riyadh
BA8209 Billund – London City
BA8210 London City – Billund.

British Airways A319 G-EUPB BA1458 Glasgow Diversion.

British Airways A319 G-EUPB operating BA1458 London Heathrow – Edinburgh diverted to Glasgow this evening due to weather at Edinburgh. The aircraft then positioned Glasgow – London Heathrow as BA9253P. As a result BA1465 Edinburgh – London Heathrow was cancelled.

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

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYP operated a Glasgow – Nice charter this morning as BA7035. The aircraft then positioned Nice – London City as BA9752. The aircraft then operated BA8483 London City – Palma before positioning Palma – Nice as BA9753 in order to operate a Nice – Glasgow charter as BA7036.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYS Operates Edinburgh – Barcelona Charter.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYS operated an Edinburgh – Barcelona charter rotation early this morning as BA4477/BA4478. The aircraft then operated scheduled services routing Edinburgh – London City – Amsterdam – London City – Amsterdam before positioning Amsterdam – London City as BA9754.

29/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA2 New York JFK – London City
BA728/BA729 London Heathrow – Geneva
BA976/BA977 London Heathrow – Hanover
BA1342/BA1343 London Heathrow – Leeds Bradford
BA1465 Edinburgh – London Heathrow
BA8484 Palma – London City.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYP Operates Glasgow Charter Series.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYP operated a Glasgow – Palma charter as BA4521 early this morning, then operated a Palma – Lourdes – Glasgow charter this afternoon as BA7031 carrying passengers only on the Lourdes – Glasgow sector. The aircraft then operated a Glasgow – Alicante charter rotation as BA4527/BA4528.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYT Operates Multiple Mediterranean Charters.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 operated a Glasgow – Palma charter as BA4533 early this morning, then operated a Palma – Bournemouth – Manchester charter as BA7036 carrying passengers only on the Palma – Bournemouth sector. The aircraft then operated a Manchester – Reus charter as BA9793. and positioned Reus – Aberdeen as BA9794.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYM Operates Glasgow – Venice and Bournemouth Charters.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYM operated a Glasgow – Venice charter as BA4543 early this morning then operated a Venice – Bournemouth – Edinburgh charter as BA7034, carrying passengers only on the Venice – Bournemouth sector. Shortly after arriving in Edinburgh the aircraft positioned Edinburgh – Glasgow as BA9750.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYN Operates Inaugural Stansted Series.

BA CityFlyer commenced its summer series from London Stansted today with Embraer 190 G-LCYN operating the following inaugural flights:

BA2291/BA2290 London Stansted – Ibiza
BA2293/BA2292 London Stansted – Malaga
BA2295/BA2294 London Stansted – Palma.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYV Operates Aberdeen and Manchester Charters.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYV operated an Aberdeen – Malaga charter rotation early this morning as BA9791/BA9792. The aircraft then positioned Aberdeen – Manchester as BA9793 in order to operate a Manchester – Palma charter as BA4539 before positioning back to Manchester as BA4540.

JOTA Aviation RJ85 G-JOTR BA CityFlyer Rescue Mission.

Following the earlier BA CityFlyer 170 technical issue at Angers, JOTA Aviation RJ85 G-JOTR positioned London Southend – Angers as BA9754 this afternoon in order to operate the delayed BA8744 Angers – London City and the BA8738/BA8739 London City – Frankfurt rotation. The aircraft then positioned London City – London Southend as BA9785.

WDL Aviation BAe146-200 D-AMGL Positions for BA CityFlyer Operations.

WDL Aviation BAe146-200 D-AMGL positioned Cologne-Bonn – Rotterdam early this morning as BA9750 in order to operate the following BA CityFlyer services:

BA4452 Rotterdam – London City
BA4453 London City – Rotterdam
BA4454 Rotterdam – London City.

The aircraft then positioned London City – Cologne-Bonn as BA9751.

27/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA3 London City – Shannon – New York JFK
BA73 Abu Dhabi – Muscat
BA234 Moscow Domodedovo – London Heathrow
BA341 Nice – London Heathrow
BA2936/BA2937 London Gatwick – Edinburgh
BA8701 Edinburgh – London City.

26/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA316/BA323 London Heathrow – Paris CDG
BA337 Paris Orly – London Heathrow
BA338 London Heathrow – Paris Orly
BA348/BA349 London Heathrow – Nice
BA352 London Heathrow – Nice
BA357 Nice – London Heathrow (more…)

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYM Dusseldorf Mission.

Following the earlier cancellation of BA3275 London City – Dusseldorf, BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYF positioned London City – Dusseldorf as BA9750 early this evening to operate the delayed BA3276 Dusseldorf – London City.

25/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA394/BA395 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA744/BA745 London Heathrow – Stavanger
BA824/BA823 London Heathrow – Dublin
BA948/BA949 London Heathrow – Munich
BA1420/BA1421 London Heathrow – Belfast City
BA3275 London City – Dusseldorf.

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

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVZ, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 29th 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 fourteenth of eighteen aircraft to be reconfigured.

24/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA115 London Heathrow – New York JFK
BA202 Boston – London Heathrow
BA566/BA567 London Heathrow – Milan Malpensa
BA678/BA679 London Heathrow – Istanbul
BA716/BA717 London Heathrow – Zurich
BA762/BA763 London Heathrow – Oslo (more…)

23/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA174 New York JFK – London Heathrow
BA229/BA228 London Heathrow – Baltimore-Washington
BA249/BA248 London Heathrow – Rio de Janeiro
BA350/BA351 London Heathrow – Nice
BA564/BA565 London Heathrow – Milan Linate
BA573 Milan Maplensa – London Heathrow (more…)

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYW Commences Delivery Flight.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYW commenced its delivery flight today routing Salgado Filho – Recife – Tenerife South – Manchester. The 2008 vintage aircraft was new to Baboo and then flew for Trip Linhas Aereas which became AZUL Linhas Aereas Brasileiras.

British Airways A320 G-EUYA Continues from Athens.

Following its diversion yesterday, British Airways A320 G-EUYA departed Athens early this afternoon continuing yesterday’s diverted BA654 London Heathrow – Corfu routing Athens – Corfu as BA654A. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s BA655 Corfu – London Heathrow as BA655D.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYI Operates Humberside – Alicante Charter.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYI operated an Edinburgh – Humberside – Alicante charter  as BA4513 this morning, carrying passengers only on the Humberside – Alicante sector. The aircraft then positioned Alicante – Edinburgh direct as BA4514.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYL Operates Bournemouth Charters.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYL 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 and positioned Bournemouth – Glasgow as BA7036.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVB Returns from Accra.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 18th May, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVB departed Accra in the early hours of this morning operating the delayed BA78 Accra – London Heathrow of 18th May as BA78D.

19/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

(Correct as of 11:25 – Check with ba.com if flying today)

BA316/BA323 London Heathrow – Paris CDG
BA332/BA333 London Heathrow – Paris Orly
BA337 Paris Orly – London Heathrow
BA338 London Heathrow – Paris Orly
BA346/BA347 London Heathrow – Nice
BA352/BA357 London Heathrow – Nice (more…)

British Airways Announce Heathrow – Santiago de Chile Service.

British Airways today announced a 4 x weekly London Heathrow – Santiago de Chile Boeing 787-9 service to commence on 3rd January 2017. Schedules are as follows:

BA251 London Heathrow 2200 – Santiago de Chile 0940+1 Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Sundays
BA250 Santiago de Chile 1845 – London Heathrow 1205+1 Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursday, Saturdays.

The flight will become the longest flight on the British Airways network.

British Airways A320 G-EUUU Berlin Tegel Technical Issue.

British Airways A320 G-EUUU overnighted at Berlin Tegel after arriving as BA988 from London Heathrow yesterday, however this morning’s return BA981 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Berlin Tegel – London Heathrow during the afternoon as BA9274.

17/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA678/BA679 London Heathrow – Istanbul
BA956/BA957 London Heathrow – Munich
BA981 Berlin Tegel – London Heathrow.

British Airways Confirms Rio de Janeiro Service Reduction.

British Airways this morning confirmed that the BA249/BA248 London Heathrow – Rio de Janeiro Boeing 777-200ER service will reduce from daily to 5 x weekly operation from 30th October with the removal of the Tuesday and Thursday outbound service.

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

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVY, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 16th 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 thirteenth of eighteen aircraft to be reconfigured.

British Airways A320 G-EUYB Luxembourg Damage.

British Airways A320 G-EUYB operated BA416 London Heathrow – Luxembourg this morning, however the return BA417 was cancelled due to aircraft damage. The aircraft was able to position Luxembourg – London Heathrow during the evening as BA9273.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYU Operates Bournemouth Charters.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYU 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 and positioned Bournemouth – Glasgow as BA7036.

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

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

BA4465 Dublin – London City
BA8765/BA8766 London City – Zurich.

The aircraft then positioned London City – Cologne-Bonn as BA9752.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYT BA3279 Bologna Diversion and Stansted Maintenance.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYT operating BA3279 London City – Florence diverted to Bologna this morning due to weather at Florence. The return BA3280 operated from Bologna once passengers had been transferred by road. The aircraft then positioned London City – London Stansted for maintenance as BA9750.

British Airways A320 G-EUYO Continues from Athens.

Following its weather diversion yesterday, British Airways A320SL G-EUYO departed Athens this morning continuing yesterday’s diverted BA654 London Heathrow – Corfu routing Athens – Corfu as BA654A. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed BA655 Corfu – London Heathrow as BA655Y.

More A380s to Johannesburg for Winter 2016.

British Airways today announced that the BA57/BA54 London Heathrow – Johannesburg rotation will be operated by A380 equipment on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 30th October 2016 – 27th February 2017. This will give Johannesburg 10 weekly A380 services.

British Airways Announce Direct Doha Service.

British Airways today announced a direct daily London Heathrow – Doha Four Class Boeing 777-200ER service to commence on 30th October 2016. Schedules are as follows:

BA123 London Heathrow 2225 – Doha 0815+1
BA122 Doha 0950 – London Heathrow 1405

As a result the existing BA73/BA72 London Heathrow – Bahrain – Doha service will now terminate at Bahrain.

British Airways Announce Direct Muscat Service.

British Airways today announced a direct 5 x weekly London Heathrow – Muscat Four Class Boeing 777-200ER service to commence on 30th October 2016. Schedules are as follows:

BA79 London Heathrow 1950 – Muscat 0705+1 Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays
BA78 Muscat 1055 – London Heathrow 1455 – Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays.

As a result the existing BA73/BA72 London Heathrow – Abu Dhabi – Muscat service will now terminate at Abu Dhabi.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIG BA125 Doha Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIG operating the London Heathrow – Bahrain sector of BA125 London Heathrow – Bahrain – Doha routed diverted to Doha after failing to get into Bahrain due to weather. The return BA124 routed Doha – Bahrain – London Heathrow as scheduled.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYO BA3279 Genoa Weather Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYO operating BA3279 London City – Florence diverted to Genoa this afternoon due to weather at Florence. The aircraft then positioned Genoa – London City as BA9752. As a result BA3280 Florence – London City was cancelled.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMO Overnight Shanghai Delay.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMO arrived into Shanghai Pudong this morning as BA169 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 11th May), however the return BA168 has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical or a crew issue.

British Airways B777-300ER G-STBB Returns from Mumbai.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways Boeing 777-36NER G-STBB departed Mumbai early this morning operating the continuation of yesterday’s diverted Singapore – London Heathrow BA16F freight flight, routing Mumbai – London Heathrow as BA16F.

12/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA2585 Venice – London Gatwick
BA2772/BA2773 London Gatwick – Jersey
BA2776/BA2777 London Gatwick – Jersey
BA2778 London Gatwick – Jersey
BA3280 Florence – London City
BA8209 Billund – London City
BA8210 London City – Billund.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYF BA8450 London Southend Diversion & Training Flight.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYF operating BA8450 Amsterdam – London City diverted to London Southend this morning due to weather at London City. The aircraft then positioned London Southend – Edinburgh as BA9750 and returned to service operating BA8713 Edinburgh – London City. The aircraft then operated a London City – London City training circuit as BA9771.

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 10th May) diverted to London Gatwick this morning due to weather at London City. The aircraft later positioned London Gatwick – London City as BA9155.

11/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA193/BA192 London Heathrow – Dallas-Fort Worth
BA398/BA399 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA418/BA419 London Heathrow – Luxembourg
BA464/BA465 London Heathrow – Madrid
BA736/BA737 London Heathrow – Geneva
BA914/BA915 London Heathrow – Frankfurt (more…)

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

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

BA8720/BA8739 London City – Glasgow
BA8726/BA8727 London City – Glasgow.

The aircraft then positioned London City – London Southend as BA9750.

 

British Airways B777-300ER G-STBL Returns from Sydney.

Following its overnight crew delay, British Airways Boeing 777-336ER G-STBL departed Sydney this morning operating yesterday’s delayed BA16 Sydney – Singapore – London Heathrow as BA16A but operating only as a Sydney – Singapore service.

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 10th May) diverted to London Gatwick this morning due to weather at London City. The aircraft later positioned London Gatwick – London City as BA9155.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVB Overnight Las Vegas Delay.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVB operated BA275 London Heathrow – Las Vegas this afternoon, however due to the overnight delay of yesterday’s BA275 there is no rested crew available at Las Vegas. Therefore the return BA274 has been delayed overnight.

British Airways B777-300ER G-STBL Overnight Sydney Delay.

British Airways Boeing 777-336ER G-STBL arrived into Sydney this moring as BA15 from London Heathrow and Singapore (depart London Heathrow 7th May), however due to the cancellation of yesterday’s BA15 Singapore – Sydney sector there is no rested crew available at Sydney and therefore today’s BA16 Sydney – Singapore – London Heathrow has been delayed overnight.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYM Operates Bournemouth Charters.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYM 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.

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

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

BA4460/BA4463 London City – Dublin
BA2216/BA2217 London City – Edinburgh
BA8712/BA8717 London City – Edinburgh.

The aircraft then positioned London City – London Southend as BA9751.

06/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA117/BA172 London Heathrow – New York JFK
BA4452 Rotterdam – London City
BA4453/BA4454 London City – Rotterdam
BA8734/BA8735 London City – Frankfurt.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYD Positioning Flight.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYD operated BA4459 London City – Rotterdam this evening, then positioned back to London City as BA9752. As a result tomorrows BA4452 Rotterdam – London City is cancelled.

British Airways Longhaul Fleet to Get Gogo 2Ku Wifi.

IAG today announced that the British Airways longhaul fleet will be fitted with the Gogo 2Ku wifi system commencing in 2017. This will encompass 18 Boeing 747-400s and the Boeing 777-200, Boeing 777-200ER, Boeing 777-300ER and A380 fleets.

05/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA388/BA389 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA2546/BA2547 London Gatwick – Algiers
BA3272/BA3273 London City – Isle of Man
BA4460/BA4463 London City – Dublin
BA8450 Amsterdam – London City
BA8767/BA8768 London City – Zurich.

British Airways A320 G-EUYF Istanbul Damage.

British Airways A320 G-EUYF arrived into Istanbul late last night as BA680 from London Heathrow, however its scheduled return to London Heathrow as BA675 was cancelled this morning due to damage to the aircraft. The aircraft returned to service this afternoon operating BA677 Istanbul – London Heathrow.

04/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA249/BA248 London Heathrow – Rio de Janeiro
BA388/BA389 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA464/BA465 London Heathrow – Madrid
BA472/BA473 London Heathrow – Barcelona
BA675 Istanbul – London Heathrow
BA1388/BA1395 London Heathrow – Manchester (more…)

British Airways B777-300ER G-STBB Sydney Damage.

British Airways Boeing 777-36NER G-STBB arrived into Sydney this morning as BA15 from London Heathrow and Singapore (depart London Heathrow 1st May), however this afternoon’s return BA16 was cancelled due to damage to the aircraft.

03/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA16 Sydney – Singapore – London Heathrow
BA388/BA389 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA398/BA399 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA460/BA461 London Heathrow – Madrid
BA1340/BA1341 London Heathrow – Leeds Bradford
BA2542/BA2543 London Gatwick – Rome Fiumicino (more…)

British Airways Announce Sao Paulo Downguage.

British Airways today announced that the BA247/BA246 London Heathrow – Sao Paulo  rotation will be downguaged from Boeing 747-400 to Boeing 777-200ER equipment from 10th August to the end of the Summer timetable on 29th October.

02/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA156 Kuwait – London Heathrow
BA388/BA391 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA398/BA399 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA1306/BA1307 London Heathrow – Aberdeen
BA1444/BA1447 London Heathrow – Edinburgh
BA2273/BA2272 London Gatwick – New York JFK (more…)

British Airways A320 G-EUYD Split Bird Strike.

British Airways A320 G-EUYD operated the first BA530 London Heathrow – Split service of the season this afternoon, however it was unable to operate the return BA531 after encountering a bird strike on the take off run.

01/05/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA2 New York JFK – London City
BA157 London Heathrow – Kuwait
BA394/BA395 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA398/BA399 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA817 Copenhagen – London Heathrow
BA2582/BA2583 London Gatwick – Venice (more…)