British Airways B747-400 G-BNLV Withdrawn.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLV was withdrawn from service at London Heathrow this morning after arriving as BA78 from Accra and then positioned London Heathrow – Cardiff-Wales for component recovery as BA9173.

31/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA107 London Heathrow – Dubai
BA350/BA351 London Heathrow – Nice
BA3274 Dusseldorf – London City
BA3277 London City – Dusseldorf.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYO Operates Humberside – Palma Charter.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYO positioned Glasgow – Humberside as BA4523 this afternoon in ordee to operate a Humberside – Palma charter rotation as BA4523/BA4524. The aircraft then positioned Humberside – Glasgow, also as BA4524.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYV Positions for Stansted – Malaga Service.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYV positioned Glasgow – London Stansted as BA2359 this afternoon in order to operate an additional London Stansted – Malaga rotation as BA2359/BA2358. The aircraft then positioned London Stansted – Glasgow also as BA2358.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYG Operates Multiple Charters.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYG operated a Zurich – Edinburgh charter as BA4509 this morning, the aircraft then positioned Edinburgh – Isle of Man as BA9783 late this morning to operate an Isle of Man – Palma charter rotation as BA9783/BA9874. The aircraft then positioned Isle of Man – Edinburgh as BA9784.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYH Operates Multiple Charters.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYH operated a Geneva – Edinburgh charter as BA4511 early this morning then positioned Edinburgh – Humberside as BA8713 to operate a Humberside – Alicante charter rotation as BA8713/BA8714. The aircraft then positioned Humbersisde – Edinburgh, also as BA8714.

British Airways B787-9 G-ZBKM Delivered.

British Airways Boeing 787-9 G-ZBKM 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 twelfth Boeing 787-9 for the airline.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWI Returns from Cairo.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWI operated Cairo – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA154. Despite the callsign this does not appear to have been carrying passengers.

29/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA2624/BA2625 London Gatwick – Nice
BA3286/BA3287 London City – Isle of Man
BA8459/BA8458 London City – Amsterdam
BA8701 Edinburgh – London City
BA8704/BA8715 London City – Edinburgh
BA8767/BA8768 London City – Zurich.

British Airways A320 G-EUUV Overnight Barcelona Delay.

British Airways A320 G-EUUV operated BA2710 London Gatwick – Barcelona with a two hour delay this evening. The return BA2711 was subsequently delayed overnight which appears to have been due to crew hours as the delay was announced before the aircraft arrived into Barcelona.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWZ Operates Cairo Rotation.

British Airways European configuration Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWZ operated the BA155/BA154 London Heathrow – Cairo rotation this evening in place of the scheduled longhaul aircraft. This was following the earlier B767-300ER technical issue at Cairo.

28/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA154 Cairo – London Heathrow
BA344/BA345 London Heathrow – Nice
BA478/BA479 London Heathrow – Barcelona
BA1304/BA1305 London Heathrow – Aberdeen
BA8732/BA8733 London City – Frankfurt.

British Airways A318 G-EUNB New York JFK Technical Issue.

British Airways A318 G-EUNB operated BA3 London City – Shannon – New York JFK this afternoon, however the return BA4 New York JFK – London City was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position New York JFK – London City after midnight as BA9174.

27/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA4 New York JFK – London City
BA344/BA345 London Heathrow – Nice
BA1304/BA1305 London Heathrow – Aberdeen.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWW Withdrawn.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWW was withdrawn from service at London Heathrow this morning after arriving as BA154 from Cairo and positioned London Heathrow – Cardiff-Wales this afternoon as BA9171.

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

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-SMLA positioned London Southend – London City as BA9750P this morning in order to operate the BA8747/BA8748 London City – Quimper rotation. The aircraft then positioned London City – London Southend as BA9751P.

26/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA344/BA345 London Heathrow – Nice
BA1304/BA1305 London Heathrow – Aberdeen
BA3292 Hamburg – London City
BA3291 London City – Hamburg.

25/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA2280 Geneva – London City
BA2281 London City – Geneva
BA8701 Edinburgh – London City
BA8763/BA8764 London City – Zurich.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVG Chicago Damage.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVG operated BA295 London Heathrow – Chicago this morning, however the return BA294 has been delayed overnight due to the aircraft sustaining damage from a lightning strike after it was fully loaded and waiting at the gate.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYE Returns from Nice.

Following its diversion yesterday, BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYH positioned London Stansted – London City early this afternoon as BA9750 then returned to service operating BA8475 London City – Nice.

British Airways A320 G-EUYB Returns from Valencia.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 22nd July, British Airways A320 G-EUYB positioned Valencia – London Gatwick as BA9270 this afternoon then returned to service operating BA2610 London Gatwick – Naples.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYE Returns from London Stansted.

Following its diversion yesterday, BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYE positioned London Stansted – London City early this afternoon as BA9751 then returned to service operating BA8481 London City – Faro.

British Airways A321 G-EUXJ Returns from Istanbul via Valencia Rescue.

Following the A320 technical issue at Valencia yesterday, British Airways A321 G-EUXJ positioned Istanbul – Valencia as BA677F this afternoon, indicating that it was carrying Istanbul – London Heathrow cargo, in order to operate yesterday’s delayed BA2795 Valencia – London Gatwick. The aircraft then continued London Gatwick – London Heathrow as BA9257.

BA CityFlyer 170 G-LCYG Operates Multiple Charters.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYG operated a Geneva – Edinburgh charter as BA4511 early this morning then positioned Edinburgh – Humberside as BA8713 to operate a Humberside – Alicante charter also as BA8713. The aircraft then positioned Alicante – Palma as BA4514 in order to operate a Palma – Glasgow charter as BA4500.

23/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA176 New York – London Heathrow
BA546/BA547 London Heathrow – Rome Fiumicino
BA560/BA559 London Heathrow – Rome Fiumicino
BA562/BA563 London Heathrow – Milan Linate
BA574/BA575 London Heathrow – Milan Linate
BA578/BA579 London Heathrow – Venice (more…)

22/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA677 Istanbul – London Heathrow
BA748/BA749 London Heathrow – Basel
BA1344/BA1345 London Heathrow – Leeds Bradford
BA1396/BA1403 London Heathrow – Manchester
BA1452/BA1459 London Heathrow – Edinburgh
BA1493/BA1497 London Heathrow – Glasgow (more…)

British Airways B787-9 G-ZBKL Delivered.

British Airways Boeing 787-9 G-ZBKL 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 eleventh Boeing 787-9 for the airline.

British Airways A320 G-GATK BA2552 London Gatwick Return.

British Airways A320 G-GATK operating BA2552 London Gatwick – Heraklion was to the south east of Paris this morning when it turned back to London Gatwick for a safe landing. GDS systems cite the diversion as being due to Air Traffic Control issues however there have been media reports that there was a strong smell of cannabis on board.

21/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA748/BA749 London Heathrow – Basel
BA906/BA907 London Heathrow – Frankfurt
BA3281 Isle of Man – London City
BA3282 London City – Isle of Man.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYL Zurich Cancellation.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYL operated BA8767 London City – Zurich this afternoon, however the return BA8768 was cancelled and the aircraft instead positioned back to London City this evening as BA9750.

20/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA396/BA397 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA908/BA909 London Heathrow – Frankfurt
BA1310/BA1311 London Heathrow – Aberdeen
BA1414/BA1423 London Heathrow – Belfast City
BA1432/BA1439 London Heathrow – Edinburgh
BA1453 Edinburgh – London Heathrow (more…)

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYE BA8743 Nantes Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYE operating BA8743 London City – Angers diverted to Nantes this afternoon. The aircraft then positioned Nantes – London City as BA9750. As a result BA8744 Angers – London City was cancelled.

19/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA202 Boston – London Heathrow
BA396/BA397 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA675 Istanbul – London Heathrow
BA1414/BA1423 London Heathrow – Belfast City
BA2586/BA2581 London Glasgow – Venice
BA3272/BA3273 London City – Isle of Man (more…)

British Airways A320 G-EUUR BA882 Bucharest Diversion.

British Airways A320 G-EUUR operating BA882 London Heathrow – Kiev diverted via Bucharest this morning due to weather at Kiev. On arrival in Kiev early this evening crew did not have sufficient hours to operate back to London and so the aircraft will overnight.

18/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA179/BA182 London Heathrow – New York JFK
BA503 Lisbon – London Heathrow
BA547 Rome Fiumicino – London Heathrow
BA675 Istanbul – London Heathrow
BA680 London Heathrow – Istanbul
BA748/BA749 London Heathrow – Basel (more…)

17/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA675 Istanbul – London Heathrow
BA680 London Heathrow – Istanbul
BA1340/BA1341 London Heathrow – Leeds Bradford
BA2706/BA2707 London Gatwick – Barcelona
BA2724/BA2725 London Gatwick – Ibiza.

16/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA576/BA577 London Heathrow – Milan Linate
BA675 Istanbul – London Heathrow
BA676/BA677 London Heathrow – Istanbul
BA678/BA679 London Heathrow – Istanbul
BA680 London Heathrow – Istanbul
BA2157/BA2256 Antigua – St Kitts & Nevis (more…)

British Airways A320 G-GATS BA2606 Bari Weather Diversion.

British Airways A320 G-GATS operating BA2606 London Gatwick – Naples diverted via Bari this morning due to weather at Naples. On arrival at Naples crew did not have sufficient hours to operate back to London Gatwick and so the aircraft will overnight at Naples.

British Airways A319 G-EUPE Paris CDG Technical Issue.

British Airways A319 G-EUPE operated BA306 London Heathrow – Paris CDG this morning, however the return BA309 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Paris CDG – London Heathrow late in the afternoon as BA9270.

Iberia A320 EC-IZR Operates BA Wet Lease.

Iberia commenced wet lease operations on the London Heathrow – Madrid route today with A320 EC-IZR operating the BA458/BA459 and BA460/BA461 rotations.

British Airways A320 G-EUUS Nice Cancellation.

British Airways A320 G-EUUS overnighted at Nice after arriving as BA352 from London Heathrow yesterday, however this morning’s return BA341 was cancelled following last night’s lorry attack incident due to crew rest issues. The aircraft operated Nice – London Heathrow during the afternoon as BA341F.

15/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA309 Paris CDG – London Heathrow
BA341 Nice – London Heathrow
BA2960 London Gatwick – Glasgow
BA2961 Glasgow – London Gatwick
BA3293 London City – Hamburg
BA3294 Hamburg – London City (more…)

British Airways B747-400 G-BYGA Overnight Miami Delay.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BYGA operated BA209 London Heathrow – Miami today in place of the scheduled A380. However the return BA208 has been delayed overnight due to there being no rested B747-400 crew available at Miami.

British Airways A319 G-EUOC Stavanger Technical Issue.

British Airways A319 G-EUOC operated BA746 London Heathrow – Stavanger this afternoon, however the return BA747 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Stavanger – London Heathrow late at night as BA9271.

British Airways B777-300ER G-STBG Shannon Rescue Mission.

Following the earlier diversion of BA294 Chicago – London Heathrow to Shannon, British Airways Boeing 777-336ER G-STBG positioned London Heathrow – Shannon early this afternoon as BA9158. The aircraft then returned to London Heathrow as BA294F which despite the callsign was carrying passengers.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVS BA294 Shannon Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVS operating BA294 Chicago – London Heathrow (depart Chicago 13th July) diverted to Shannon this morning. The aircraft was late departing Chicago due to weather with initial indications being that it would divert to Manchester due to crew being on the edge of their hours. However a slightly slower than hoped Atlantic crossing meant a diversion to Shannon.

14/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA747 Stavanger – London Heathrow
BA778/BA779 London Heathrow – Stockholm Arlanda
BA1414/BA1423 London Heathrow – Belfast City
BA8209 Billund – London City
BA8210 London City – Billund.

13/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA350/BA351 London Heathrow – Nice
BA906/BA907 London Heathrow – Frankfurt
BA1386/BA1391 London Heathrow – Manchester
BA2772/BA2773 London Heathrow – Jersey
BA8209 Billund – London City (more…)

British Airways A319 G-EUPE Nice Technical Issue.

British Airways A319 G-EUPE operated BA344 London Heathrow – Nice late this morning, however the return BA345 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Nice – London Heathrow late at night as BA9270.

12/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA341 Nice – London Heathrow
BA354 Nice – London Heathrow
BA423 Amsterdam – London Heathrow
BA499 Lisbon – London Heathrow
BA552/BA553 London Heathrow – Rome Fiumicino
BA572/BA573 London Heathrow – Milan Malpensa (more…)

British Airways A320 G-EUUS Returns from Milan Linate.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday at Milan Malpensa and its subsequent positioning flight to Milan Linate, British Airways A320 G-EUUS returned to service this morning operating yesterday’s delayed BA577 Milan Linate – London Heathrow as BA577D.

11/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA336/BA337 London Heathrow – Paris Orly
BA352 London Heathrow – Nice
BA444 London Heathrow – Amsterdam
BA464/BA465 London Heathrow – Madrid
BA504 London Heathrow – Lisbon
BA720 London Heathrow – Zurich (more…)

British Airways A320 G-EUUS Milan Malpensa Technical Issue.

British Airways A320 G-EUUS overnighted at Milan Malpensa after arriving as BA580 from London Heathrow yesterday, however its scheduled return to London Heathrow as BA583 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Milan Malpensa – Milan Linate during the afternoon as BA9253.

British Airways Announce A380 Boston Series.

British Airways today announced that the BA213/BA212 London Heathrow – Boston rotation will switch to A380 operation on Thursdays – Sundays from 2nd February – 25th March 2017.

10/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA583 Milan Malpensa – London Heathrow
BA916 London Heathrow – Frankfurt
BA1396/BA1415 London Heathrow – Manchester
BA1430/BA1403 London Heathrow – Belfast City.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BNWM Withdrawn.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWM was withdrawn from service at London Heathrow this evening after arriving as BA733 from Geneva in place of the usual Airbus. The aircraft then positioned London Heathrow – Cardiff-Wales late this evening as BA9171.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVJ Returns from Mexico City.

Following the technical issue it encountered on July 5th, British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVJ returned to service this evening operating today’s scheduled BA242 Mexico City – London Heathrow. On arrival at London Heathrow the aircraft entered the maintenance facility.

British Airways B777-300ER G-STBA Operates BA7 Version 2.0.

Following the return of yesterday’s BA7 London Heathrow – Tokyo Haneda to London Heathrow last night, the flight departed again last this morning as BA7X operated by Boeing 777-336ER G-STBA. The aircraft will operate today’s delayed BA8 Tokyo Haneda – London Heathrow tomorrow morning as BA8X.

08/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA173/BA112 London Heathrow – New York JFK
BA807 Billund – London Heathrow
BA2606/BA2607 London Gatwick – Naples
BA2658/BA2659 London Gatwick – Vienna
BA3291 London City – Hamburg
BA3292 Hamburg – London City (more…)

British Airways B777-300ER G-STBH BA7 Heathrow Return.

British Airways Boeing 777-336ER G-STBH operating BA7 London Heathrow – Tokyo Haneda was delayed entering Russian airspace due to a flight plan issue and made a loop over Joensuu in Finland. The aircraft then entered Russian airspace and flew for two and a half hours when it turned back close to Sidorovsk due, we understand, to the new flight path being too long to reach Tokyo without refuelling and the failure to find a suitable fuel stop within Russia. The initial plan was to refuel at Helsinki but crew would not then have had sufficient hours to reach Tokyo and so the decision was made to return to London Heathrow.

07/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA350/BA351 London Heathrow – Nice
BA8209 Billund – London City
BA8210 London City – Billund
BA8700/BA8703 London City – Edinburgh
BA8767/BA8768 London City – Zurich.

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

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVG, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 9th June, 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 seventeenth of eighteen aircraft to be reconfigured.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYX Accepted.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYX was accepted today at Porto Alegre. The 2008 vintage machine was new to Baboo and then served with TRIP Lineas Aereas which became Azul.

06/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA778/BA779 London Heathrow – Stockholm Arlanda
BA1414/BA1423 London Heathrow – Belfast City
BA2760/BA2761 London Gatwick – Amsterdam
BA3293/BA3294 London City – Hamburg
BA3295/BA3296 London City – Hamburg.

05/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA243 Mexico City – London Heathrow
BA304/BA307 London Heathrow – Paris CDG
BA337 Paris Orly – London Heathrow
BA338 London Heathrow – Paris Orly
BA344/BA345 London Heathrow – Nice
BA352/BA357 London Heathrow – Nice (more…)

04/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA416/BA417 London Heathrow – Luxembourg
BA678/BA679 London Heathrow – Istanbul
BA906/BA907 London Heathrow – Frankfurt
BA1388/BA1395 London Heathrow – Manchester
BA2225/BA2224 London City – Alicante
BA4464 London City – Dublin.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVL BA295 Heathrow Technical Return.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVL operating BA295 London Heathrow – Chicago was close to Waterford this afternoon when it turned back to London Heathrow, circled over West Wales to burn fuel then continued to London Heathrow for a safe landing. The flight, and the return BA294, were subsequently cancelled.

British Airways A319 G-EUPE Rome Fiumicino Technical Issue.

British Airways A319 G-EUPE overnighted at Rome Fiumicino after arriving as BA558 from London Heathrow yesterday evening, however its scheduled return to London Heathrow as BA551 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Rome Fiumicino – London Heathrow late at night as BA9277.

03/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA295/BA294 London Heathrow – Chicago
BA551 Rome Fiumicino – London Heathrow
BA678/BA679 London Heathrow – Istanbul
BA8481/BA8482 London City – Faro.

British Airways B787-9 G-ZBKH Delivered.

British Airways Boeing 787-9 G-ZBKH was delivered Paine Field – London Heathrow this evening as BA9158. This aircraft was delivered out of sequence as it was put into temporary storage at Paine Field due to the late delivery of seat and toilet fittings from Zodiac. The aircraft is in White Union Flag with Crest livery and 8F/42J/39W/127Y configuration. This is the tenth Boeing 787-9 for the airline.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYL Positioning Flight.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYL operated BA2214 London City – Glasgow this evening then positioned Glasgow – Aberdeen as BA9753 in order to operate the charter flights from Aberdeen tomorrow morning. BA3298 London City – Aberdeen was cancelled this evening.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYI Positioning Flight.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYI operated BA4459 London City – Rotterdam this evening then positioned Rotterdam – Amsterdam as BA9752 in order to operate BA8450 Amsterdam – London City tomorrow morning. BA8457 London City – Amsterdam was cancelled this evening.

01/07/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA470/BA471 London Heathrow – Barcelona
BA834/BA835 London Heathrow – Dublin
BA854/BA855 London Heathrow – Prague
BA1314/BA1315 London Heathrow – Aberdeen
BA2626/BA2627 London Gatwick – Nice
BA2714/BA2715 London Gatwick – Malaga (more…)