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Monthly Archives: March 2017

British Airways A320 G-MIDT Positions to Gatwick Base.

March 31, 2017

British Airways A320 G-MIDT positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick late this evening as BA9256 after arriving as BA567 from Milan Malpensa.

British Airways B777-300ER G-STBI San Diego Technical Issue.

March 31, 2017

British Airways Boeing 777-336ER G-STBI operated BA273 London Heathrow – San Diego this afternoon, however the return BA272 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

British Airways A319 G-EUPW Enters Glasgow Maintenance.

March 31, 2017

British Airways A319 G-EUPW entered the Glasgow maintenance facility late this evening after arriving as BA1496 from London Heathrow.

British Airways A321 G-MEDJ Enters Heathrow Maintenance.

March 31, 2017

British Airways A321 G-MEDJ entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this evening after arriving as BA1453 from Edinburgh.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJA Returns from Heathrow Maintenance.

March 31, 2017

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJA, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 23rd March, returned to service this afternoon operating BA229 London Heathrow – Baltimore-Washington.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVC BA213 Boston De-icing Swap.

March 31, 2017

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVC operated the BA213/BA212 London Heathrow – Boston rotation today in place of the scheduled A380 due to expected freezing conditions at Boston and a reported lack of A380 compatible de-icing equipment at Boston.

British Airways A320 G-EUUE Amsterdam Damage Cancellation.

March 31, 2017

British Airways A320 G-EUUE overnighted at Amsterdam after arriving as BA444 from London Heathrow yesterday, however this morning’s return BA423 was cancelled due to aircraft damage sustained on the ramp.

British Airways A320 G-GATS Returns from Gatwick Maintenance.

March 31, 2017

British Airways A320 G-GATS, which has been under maintenance at London Gatwick since 12th March, returned to service this morning operating BA2712 London Gatwick – Malaga.

31/03/17 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

March 31, 2017

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA272 San Diego – London Heathrow
BA423 Amsterdam – London Heathrow
BA2626/BA2627 London Gatwick – Nice.

British Airways A320 G-GATN Enters Gatwick Maintenance.

March 30, 2017

British Airways A320 G-GATN entered the London Gatwick maintenance facility this evening after arriving as BA2611 from Naples.

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYS BA8475 Marseille Diversion.

March 30, 2017

BA CityFlyer Embraer 190 G-LCYS operating BA8475 London City – Nice diverted to Marseille this afternoon due to weather at Nice. The aircraft later positioned Marseille – London City as BA9750. As a result BA8476 Nice – London City was cancelled.

British Airways A321 G-EUXG BA346 Marseille Diversion.

March 30, 2017

British Airways A321 G-EUXG operating BA346 London Heathrow – Nice diverted via Marseille this afternoon due to weather at Nice.

British Airways B787-9 G-ZBKB Enters Heathrow Maintenance.

March 30, 2017

British Airways Boeing 787-9 G-ZBKB entered the London Heathrow maintenance facility this morning after arriving as BA142 from Delhi.

30/03/17 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

March 30, 2017

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA2596/BA2597 London Gatwick – Verona
BA2584/BA2585 London Gatwick – Venice
BA2626/BA2627 London Gatwick – Nice
BA2652/BA2653 London Gatwick – Salzburg
BA8476 Nice – London City.

British Airways A320 G-EUUG Operates Nantes Inaugural.

March 29, 2017

British Airways commenced service on the London Heathrow – Nantes route today with A320 G-EUUG operating the inaugural.BA386/BA387 rotation.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVC Returns from Los Angeles.

March 29, 2017

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVC positioned Los Angeles – London Heathrow late this afternoon as BA9155.

Eastern Airways E170 G-CIXW Operates for BA CityFlyer.

March 29, 2017

Eastern Airways Embraer 170 G-CIXW operated the BA3281/BA3282 Isle of Man – London City rotation this morning in place of the usual Saab 2000. The aircraft then positioned Isle of Man – Humberside under an Eastern Airways callsign.

British Airways A321 G-EUXK Returns from Glasgow Maintenance.

March 29, 2017

British Airways A321 G-EUXK, which has been under maintenance at Glasgow since 14th March, returned to service this morning operating BA1475 Glasgow – London Heathrow.

29/03/17 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

March 29, 2017

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA2598/BA2599 London Gatwick – Verona
BA2602/BA2603 London Gatwick – Pisa
BA2622/BA2623 London Gatwick – Nice
BA2688/BA2689 London Gatwick – Genoa
BA2786/BA2787 London Gatwick – Bordeaux
BA2794/BA2795 London Gatwick – Valencia.

British Airways A320 G-EUYE Enters Glasgow Maintenance.

March 28, 2017

British Airways A320 G-EUYE entered the Glasgow maintenance facility late this evening after arriving as BA1498 from London Heathrow.

British Airways B777-200 G-ZZZC Positions to Cardiff Maintenance.

March 28, 2017

British Airways Boeing 777-236 G-ZZZC positioned London Heathrow – Cardiff-Wales for maintenance early this evening as BA9170.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIH Returns from Cardiff Maintenance.

March 28, 2017

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIH, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since 19th March, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Heathrow as BA9171 late this afternoon.

British Airways A320 G-EUUN Operates Murcia Inaugural.

March 28, 2017

British Airways commenced service on the London Heathrow – Murcia route today with A320 G-EUUN operating the inaugural BA448/BA449 rotation.

Eastern Airways E170 G-CIXW Operates for BA CityFlyer.

March 28, 2017

Eastern Airways Embraer 170 G-CIXW operated the BA3285/BA3286 and BA3287/BA3288 Isle of Man – London City rotations today in place of the usual Saab 2000.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMB Operates London Gatwick – Oakland Inaugural.

March 28, 2017

British Airways commenced service on the London Gatwick – Oakland route today with Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMB operating the inaugural BA2279/BA2278 rotation.

British Airways B747-400 G-CIVC Operates Delayed Los Angeles Service.

March 28, 2017

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVC operated yesterday’s delayed BA279 London Heathrow – Los Angeles late this morning in place of the usual A380. The return BA278 was cancelled yesterday.

British Airways A321 G-EUXG Operates Tallinn Inaugural.

March 28, 2017

British Airways commenced service on the London Heathrow – Tallinn route today with A321 G-EUXG operating the inaugural BA876/BA877 rotation.

British Airways A318 G-EUNB BA2 London Gatwick Diversion.

March 28, 2017

British Airways A318 G-EUNB operating BA2 New York JFK – London City (depart New York JFK 27th March) diverted to London Gatwick this morning due to fog at London City. The aircraft later positioned London Gatwick – London City as BA9156.

British Airways A321 G-MEDF Returns from Tel Aviv.

March 28, 2017

Following its crew cancellation yesterday, British Airways A321 G-MEDF positioned Tel Aviv – London Heathrow early this morning as BA9255.

28/03/17 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

March 28, 2017

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA2598/BA2599 London Gatwick – Verona
BA2622/BA2623 London Gatwick – Nice
BA2688/BA2689 London Gatwick – Genoa
BA2706/BA2707 London Gatwick – Barcelona
BA2718/BA2719 London Gatwick – Malaga
BA2786/BA2787 London Gatwick – Bordeaux Read more »

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIK Toronto Cancellation.

March 27, 2017

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIK operated BA99 London Heathrow – Toronto with a six hour delay late tonight with the return BA98 being cancelled. The aircraft then operated back to London Heathrow as BA9608 which would normally indicate a passenger carrying service.

British Airways A320 G-EUUN Returns from Gatwick Base.

March 27, 2017

British Airways A320 G-EUUN, which has been operating from London Gatwick since 24th March, positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow as BA9253 late this evening after arriving as BA2945 from Edinburgh.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMC Returns from Gatwick Base.

March 27, 2017

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMC, which has been operating from London Gatwick since February 27th, positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow as BA9151 this evening after arriving as BA2036 from Orlando. The aircraft then operated BA245 London Heathrow – Buenos Aires.

British Airways B777-200ER G-YMMB Positions to Gatwick Base.

March 27, 2017

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMB positioned London Heathrow – London  Gatwick early this evening as BA9150 after arriving as BA252 from Grand Cayman and Nassau.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJE Operates BA225 New Orleans Inaugural.

March 27, 2017

British Airways commenced a new London Heathrow – New Orleans rotation today with Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJE operating the inaugural BA225/BA224 rotation. British Airways last served New Orleans from London Gatwick ending, we think, in 1983.

British Airways B777-200 G-ZZZA Returns from Muscat.

March 27, 2017

Following the technical issue it encountered on 25th March, British Airways Boeing 777-236 G-ZZZA positioned Muscat – London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9178.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIA Returns from Boston.

March 27, 2017

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIA positioned Boston – London Heathrow this morning as BA9170.

Eastern Airways E170 G-CIXW Operates for BA CityFlyer.

March 27, 2017

Eastern Airways Embraer 170 G-CIXW operated the  BA3281/BA3282, BA3285/BA3286 and BA3287/BA3288 Isle of Man – London City rotations today in place of the usual Saab 2000.

British Airways A319 G-EUPR Returns from Heathrow Maintenance.

March 27, 2017

British Airways A319 G-EUPR, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 15th March, returned to service this morning operating BA964 London Heathrow – Hamburg.

British Airways A321 G-MEDF Tel Aviv Cancellation.

March 27, 2017

British Airways A321 G-MEDF arrived into Tel Aviv this morning as BA163 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 26th March), however the return BA162 was cancelled due to crew issues.

27/03/17 British Airways Flight Cancellations.

March 27, 2017

The following British Airways flights did not operate today:

BA98 Toronto – London Heathrow
BA162 Tel Aviv – London Heathrow
BA268 Los Angeles – London Heathrow
BA2598/BA2599 London Gatwick – Verona
BA2635 Alicante – London Gatwick
BA2708/BA2709 London Gatwick – Barcelona Read more »

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

March 26, 2017

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVB, which has been under maintenance at London Heathrow since 9th March, returned to service this evening operating BA59 London Heathrow – Cape Town.

Eastern Airways E170 G-CIXW Operates for BA CityFlyer.

March 26, 2017

Eastern Airways Embraer 170 G-CIXW operated the  BA3285/BA3286 and BA3286/BA3287 Isle of Man – London City rotations today in place of the usual Saab 2000.

British Airways A320 G-GATH Operates Gatwick – Grenoble Charter.

March 26, 2017

British Airways A320 G-GATH operated a London Gatwick – Grenoble charter rotation early this afternoon as BA8616/BA8617.

British Airways B747-400 G-BYGE Operates 747 Return to Philadelphia.

March 26, 2017

British Airways switched operating of the BA67/BA66 London Heathrow – Philadelphia rotation from Boein 777 to Boeing 747-400 operation today with G-BYGE operating today’s services. This is the first scheduled BA 747 service to Philadelphia in over ten years.

British Airways A320 G-GATN Operates Gatwick – Grenoble Charter.

March 26, 2017

British Airways A320 G-GATN operated a London Gatwick – Grenoble charter rotation this morning as BA8600/BA8601.

British Airways A380 G-XLEE Operates Boston A380 Inaugural.

March 26, 2017

British Airways commenced A380 service on the London Heathrow – Boston route today with G-XLEE operating the BA213/BA212 rotation.

British Airways A320SL G-EUYX Operates Grenoble Charter.

March 26, 2017

British Airways A320SL G-EUYX operated a London Heathrow – Grenoble charter rotation this morning as BA9224/BA9225.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIA Boston Technical Issue.

March 26, 2017

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIA operating BA238 Boston – London Heathrow returned to the gate at Boston this morning due to a technical issue. The flight was subsequently cancelled.

British Airways B787-9 G-ZBKG Returns from Muscat.

March 26, 2017

Following its diversion to Muscat yesterday morning and the Boeing 777-200 technical issue at Muscat yeterday, British Airways Boeing 787-9 G-ZBKG departed Muscat this morning operating yesterday’s delayed BA80 Muscat – London Heathrow as BA80D.