British Airways B747-400 G-BNLP Returns from Cardiff-Wales.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLP, which has been temporarily stored at Cardiff-Wales since 24th November, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow as BA9163 this afternoon then returned to service operating BA157 London Heathrow – Kuwait.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVS Returns from Cardiff-Wales.

Britih Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVS, which has been in short term storage at Cardiff-Wales since 23rd November, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow as BA9162 this afternoon then returned to service operating BA183 London Heathrow – New York JFK.

British Airways A320 G-EUYA BA490 Malaga Diversion.

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

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYS Edinburgh Technical Issue.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYS overnighted at Edinburgh after arriving as BA8714 from London City yesterday, however its scheduled return to London City as BA8713 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Edinburgh – London City as BA9752 during the afternoon then returned to service operating BA8706 London City – Edinburgh.

25/11/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA8225 Bremen – London City
BA8226/BA8227 London City – Bremen
BA8228 London City – Bremen
BA8713 Edinburgh – London City.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYX Returns from Amsterdam.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYX positioned Amsterdam – London City early this afternoon as BA9750. The aircraft then returned to service operating BA4464 London City – Dublin.

24/11/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA577 Milan Linate – London Heathrow
BA3270 Dusseldorf – London City
BA3271 London City – Dusseldorf
BA8751/BA8752 London City – Madrid
BA8760 Zurich – London City.

British Airways A320 G-EUYH Marseille Technical Issue.

British Airways A320 G-EUYH operated BA368 London Heathrow – Marseille this morning, however the return BA369 returned to the gate at Marseille due to a technical issue and the flight was subsequently cancelled. The aircraft was able to position Marseille – London Heathrow during the evening as BA9276.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYJ Edinburgh Technical Issue.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYJ overnighted at Edinburgh after arriving as BA8718 from London City yesterday, however its scheduled return to London City as BA8705 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Edinburgh – London City as BA9751 during the afternoon and returned to service operating BA8767 London City – Zurich.

23/11/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA369 Marseille – London Heathrow
BA2285/BA2286 London City – Geneva
BA4466/BA4469 London City – Dublin
BA8209 Billund – London City
BA8210 London City – Billund
BA8451/BA8452 London City – Amsterdam (more…)

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYU Positioning Flight.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYU, which spent yesterday out of service at Edinburgh, positioned Edinburgh – London City as BA9750 this morning then returned to service operating BA8489 London City – Amsterdam.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYD BA4461 London Southend Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYD operating BA4461 Dublin – London City diverted to London Southend this morning due to weather at London City. The aircraft was able to position London Southend – Dublin as BA9751 later in the morning and returned to service operating BA4465 Dublin – London City. As a result BA4461 London City – Dublin.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYM BA8490 London Southend Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYM operating BA8490 Berlin Tegel – London City diverted to London Southend this morning due to weather at London City. The aircraft was able to position London Southend – Berlin Schoenefeld as BA9750 later in the morning and returned to service operating BA8492 Berlin Tegel – London City. As a result BA8491 London City – Berlin Tegel.

21/11/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA16 Sydney – Singapore – London Heathrow
BA4450 Rotterdam – London City
BA4453 London City – Rotterdam
BA4462 London City – Dublin
BA4468 London City – Dublin
BA4471 Dublin – London City (more…)

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYN Returns from Warsaw Maintenance.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYN, which has been under maintenance at Warsaw since 13th November, positioned Warsaw – Glasgow as BA9768 this afternoon then returned to service operating BA8739 Glasgow – London City.

British Airways B767-300ER G-BZHB Overnight Larnaca Delay.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BZHB operated BA662 London Heathrow – Larnaca with a four hour delay this afternoon, meaning crew did not have sufficient hours to work back to London Heathow immediately. The flight has therefore been delayed overnight.

British Airways A319 G-DBCK Returns from Jersey.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday evening, British Airways A319 G-DBCK departed Jersey late this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed BA2779 Jersey – London Gatwick using callsign BA79JD.

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

JOTA Aviation BAe146-200 G-JOTR positioned London Southend – London City under a JOTA Aviation callsign this afternoon in order to operate the following BA CityFlyer services:

BA8706/BA8709 London City – Edinburgh
BA2214 London City – Glasgow.

The aircraft then positioned Glasgow – London Southend as BA9751.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYF Returns from Stansted Maintenance.

Following overnight maintenance at London Stansted, BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYF positioned London Stansted – London City early this afternoon as BA9750 then returned to service operating BA4464 London City – Dublin.

British Airways A320 G-MIDS Rome Fiumicino Technical Issue.

British Airways A320 G-MIDS overnighted at Rome Fiumicino after arriving as BA558 from London Heathrow yesterday, 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 during the evening as BA9275.

Eastern Airways E170 G-CIXW Operates for BA CityFlyer.

Eastern Airways Embraer 170 G-CIXW operated the following BA CityFlyer services today:

BA3292 Hamburg – London City
BA3291/BA3294 London City – Hamburg
BA3293/BA3296 London City – Hamburg
BA3295 London City – Hamburg.

JOTA Aviation RJ85 G-JOTR Operates for BA CityFlyer.

JOTA Aviation RJ85 G-JOTR operated the following BA CityFlyer services today:

BA2212/BA2213 London City – Glasgow.

The aircraft was then scheduled to operate BA8718 London City – Edinburgh, however this service was cancelled due to a technical issue.

Eastern Airways E170 G-CIXW Operates for BA CityFlyer.

Eastern Airways Embraer 170 G-CIXW operated the following BA CityFlyer services today:

BA3292 Hamburg – London City
BA3291/BA3294 London City – Hamburg
BA3293/BA3296 London City – Hamburg
BA3295 London City – Hamburg.

 

15/11/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA2289/BA2288 London City – Amsterdam
BA2772/BA2773 London Gatwick – Jersey
BA8718 London City – Edinburgh
BA8751/BA8752 London City – Madrid.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYD BA4451 Amsterdam Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYD operating BA4451 London City – Rotterdam diverted to Amsterdam this morning due to weather at Rotterdam. The aircraft later operated BA8460 Amsterdam – London City. As a result BA4452 Rotterdam – London City was cancelled.

14/11/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA2214 London City – Glasgow
BA2217/BA2218 London City – Edinburgh
BA3275/BA3276 London City – Dusseldorf
BA3283 Isle of Man – London City
BA3284 London City – Isle of Man
BA4452 Rotterdam – London City (more…)

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYW Returns from London Southend.

Following its training mission yesterday, BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYW positioned London Southend – London City this afternoon as BA9773 then returned to service operating BA8769 London City – Zurich.

11/11/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA935 Dusseldorf – London Heathrow
BA4457 London City – Rotterdam
BA4456 Rotterdam – London City
BA8225 Bremen – London City
BA8226 London City – Bremen
BA8728/BA2215 London City – Glasgow.

 

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMC BA2237 Gatwick Volcano Return.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMC operating BA2237 London Gatwick – San Jose (Costa Rica) was around five hours into the flight this afternoon when it turned back to London Gatwick due to volcanic activity around Costa Rica. The flight and the return BA2236 were subsequently cancelled.

British Airways A320 G-EUUL Istanbul Technical Issue.

British Airways A320 G-EUUL overnighted at Istanbul after arriving as BA680 from London Heathrow yesterday, however its scheduled return to London Heathrow as BA675 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Istanbul – London Heathrow during the afternoon as BA9271.

British Airways A320 G-EUYA Lyon Technical Issue.

British Airways A320 G-EUYA overnighted at Lyon after arriving as BA364 from London Heathrow yesterday evening, however its scheduled return to London Heathrow as BA365 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue.

10/11/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA365 Lyon – London Heathrow
BA675 Istanbul – London Heathrow
BA2237/BA2236 London Gatwick – San Jose, Costa Rica
BA8226/BA8225 London City – Bremen.

British Airways A319 G-EUPV BA1346 Manchester Diversion.

British Airways A319 G-EUPV operating BA1346 London Heathrow – Leeds Bradford diverted to Manchesrer this morning due to weather at Leeds Bradford. The aircraft then positioned Manchester – London Heathrow as BA9253. As a result BA1347 Leeds Bradford – London Heathrow was cancelled.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYN Berlin Tegel Technical Issue.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYN overnighted at Berlin Tegel after arriving as BA8495 from London City yesterday, however its scheduled return to London City as BA8490 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue.

07/11/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA195/BA194 London Heathrow – Houston
BA8475/BA8476 London City – Nice
BA8490 Berlin Tegel – London City.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYG Returns from Warsaw Maintenance.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYG, which has been under maintenance at Warsaw since 26th October, positioned Warsaw – Edinburgh early this afternoon as BA9770 then returned to service operating BA8719 Edinburgh – London City.

British Airways Announces Gatwick 3 Class B777-200ER Densification.

At today’s Capital Markets Day presentation British Airways announced that the 40J/24W/216Y configured London Gatwick Boeing 777-200ER fleet will be reconfigured to 32J/48W/252Y configuration with ten abreast seating in Economy Class from early 2018. With the addition of 52 seats comes the removal of three toilets. At present there are five aircraft in 40J/24W/216Y configuration, however the presentation states that 25 Boeing 777s will be converted to ten abreast seating in Economy. It is not clear what the other twenty aircraft are.

Further Shorthaul Airbus Densification as BA Races to the Bottom.

It was announced at today’s Capital Markets Day presentation that British Airways will put its London Heathrow based shorthaul Airbus fleet through a further densification program with the A320 fleet seat count increasing from 168 to 180 seats from Winter 2017 and the A321 fleet seat count increasing from 205 to 218 from Summer 2018.

04/11/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA707 Zurich – London Heathrow
BA720 London Heathrow – Zurich
BA766/BA767 London Heathrow – Oslo
BA926/BA927 London Heathrow – Munich
BA2298 Berlin Tegel – London Stansted
BA3282/BA3283 London City – Isle of Man (more…)

03/11/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA707 Zurich – London Heathrow
BA720 London Heathrow – Zurich
BA766/BA767 London Heathrow – Oslo
BA926/BA927 London Heathrow – Munich
BA2648/BA2649 London Gatwick – Tirana
BA2758/BA2759 London Gatwick – Amsterdam (more…)

British Airways B767-300ER G-BZHA Overnight Larnaca Delay.

British Airways Boeing 767-336ER G-BZHA operated BA662 London Heathrow – Larnaca with a five hour delay early this evening. As a result the return BA663 has been delayed overnight as crew did not have sufficient hours to operate back to London Heathrow.

BA CityFlyer E190 G-LCYT Positioning Flight.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYT positioned Glasgow – Malaga as BA9751 this morning in order to operate BA8488 Malaga – London City. The aircraft’s first two services of the day as BA8721 Glasgow – London City and BA8487 London City – Malaga were cancelled due to fog at London City.

British Airways A319 G-DBCA Jersey Technical Issue.

British Airways A319 G-DBCA operated BA2770 London Gatwick – Jersey this morning, however the return BA2771 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Jersey – London Gatwick as BA9270 during the afternoon.

BA CityFlyer E170 G-LCYH BA8450 London Gatwick Diversion.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 170 G-LCYH operating BA8450 Amsterdam – London City diverted to London Gatwick this morning due to weather at London City. The aircraft later positioned London Gatwick – Glasgow as BA9752 in order to operate BA8739 Glasgow – London City.

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 31st October) diverted to London Gatwick this morning due to weather at London City. The aircraft later positioned London Gatwick – London City as BA9252.

British Airways Announce Gatwick – Oakland Service.

British Airways today announced a 4 x weekly London Gatwick – Oakland service to commence on 28th March 2017. The Three Class Boeing 777-200ER service will operate to the following schedules:

BA2279 London Gatwick 1020 – Oakland 1315 Mondays, Thursdays, Saturdays
BA2278 Oakland 1505 – London Gatwick 0925+1 Mondays, Thursdays, Saturdays.

BA2279 London Gatwick 1125 – Oakland 1420 Tuesdays
BA2278 Oakland 1610 – London Gatwick 1030+1 Tuesdays.

British Airways Announce Heathrow – Pula Summer Service.

British Airways today announced a twice weekly London Heathrow – Pula A320 Summer service to operate from 1st July – 30th September 2017. Schedules are as follows:

BA894 London Heathrow 1710 – Pula 2030 Tuesdays
BA895 Pula 2120 – London Heathrow 2240 Tuesdays.

BA894 London Heathrow 1705 – Pula 2025 Saturdays
BA895 Pula 2110 – London Heathrow 2230 Saturdays.

British Airways Announce Heathrow – Zakinthos Summer Service.

British Airways today announced a twice weekly London Heathrow – Zakinthos A320 Summer service to operate from 3rd June – 30th September 2017. Schedules are as follows:

BA658 London Heathrow 1335 – Zakinthos 1900 Wednesdays
BA659 Zakinthos 1950 – London Heathrow 2120 Wednesdays.

BA658 London Heathrow 1015 – Zakinthos 1540 Saturdays
BA659 Zakinthos 1640 – London Heathrow 1810 Saturdays.

British Airways Announce Heathrow – Brindisi Summer Service.

British Airways today announced a twice weekly London Heathrow – Brindisi A320 Summer service to operate from 3rd June – 30th September 2017. Schedules are as follows:

BA614 London Heathrow 1510 – Brindisi 1905 Tuesdays, Saturdays
BA615 Brindisi 1955 – London Heathrow 2155 Tuesdays, Saturdays.

British Airways Announce Heathrow – Montpellier Summer Service.

British Airways today announced a twice weekly London Heathrow – Montpeller A320 Summer service to operate from 3rd May – 30th September 2017. Schedules are as follows:

BA380 London Heathrow 1800 – Montpellier 2055 Wednesdays
BA381 Montpellier 2140 – London Heathrow 2235 Wednesdays.

BA380 London Heathrow 1700 – Montpellier 1955 Saturdays
BA381 Montpellier 2045 – London Heathrow 2140 Saturdays.

British Airways Announce Heathrow – Nantes Service.

British Airways today announced a twice weekly London Heathrow – Nantes A319 service to commence on 29th March 2017. Schedules are as follows:

BA386 London Heathrow 1840 – Nantes 2100 Wednesdays
BA387 Nantes 2145 – London Heathrow 2200 Wednesdays.

BA386 London Heathrow 1710 – Nantes 1930 Saturdays
BA387 Nantes 2015 – London Heathrow 2030 Saturdays.

British Airways Announce Heathrow – Tallinn Service.

British Airways today announced a twice weekly London Heathrow – Tallinn A320 service to commence on 28th March 2017. Schedules are as follows:

BA876 London Heathrow 0800 – Tallinn 1255 Tuesdays
BA877 Tallinn 1355 – London Heathrow 1500 Tuesdays.

BA876 London Heathrow 1545 – Tallinn 2040 Saturdays
BA877 Tallinn 2135 – London Heathrow 2240 Saturdays.

British Airways Announce Heathrow – Murcia Service.

British Airways today announced a twice weekly London Heathrow – Murcia A320 service to commence on 28th March 2017. Schedules are as follows:

BA448 London Heathrow 1550 – Murcia 1925 Tuesdays
BA449 Murcia 2015 – London Heathrow 2155 Tuesdays.

BA448 London Heathrow 1625 – Murcia 2000 Saturdays
BA449 Murcia 2055 – London Heathrow 2235 Saturdays.

01/11/16 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA304/BA307 London Heathrow – Paris CDG
BA346/BA347 London Heathrow – Nice
BA368/BA369 London Heathrow – Marseille
BA388/BA391 London Heathrow – Brussels
BA428/BA429 London Heathrow – Amsterdam
BA456/BA457 London Heathrow – Madrid (more…)