British Airways A320 G-EUUP Returns from Sofia.

Following its diversion yesterday, British Airways A320 G-EUUP departed Sofia this afternoon, continuing yesterday’s diverted BA665 Larnaca – London Heathrow, routing Sofia – London Heathrow as BA665D.

British Airways A320 G-EUUP BA665 Sofia Diversion.

British Airways A320 G-EUUP operating BA665 Larnaca – London Heathrow was diverted to Sofia this afternoon which we understand was due to a medical emergency on board. The flight will now overnight at Sofia, however it is at present unclear whether this is due to crew not having sufficient hours to reach London or a technical issue.

British Airways A320 G-EUUP Returns from Milan Malpensa, Diverts to London Gatwick.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, British Airways A320 G-EUUP positioned Milan Malpensa – London Gatwick early this evening in order to operate the delayed BA2586/BA2587 London Gatwick – Venice rotation. The aircraft was scheduled to position to London Heathrow but went to London Gatwick following a technical issue encountered by a PrivatAir Germany Boeing 737-700.

British Airways A320 G-EUUP Hamburg Technical Issue.

British Airways A320 G-EUUP overnighted at Hamburg after arriving as BA972 from London Heathrow yesterday, however when preparing to operate back to London Heathrow this morning as BA963 the aircraft returned to the stand due to a technical issue. The flight was subsequently cancelled. The aircraft was able to position Hamburg – London Heathrow during the evening as BA9277.

British Airways A320 G-EUUP BA490 Malaga Diversion.

British Airways A320 G-EUUP 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.

British Airways A320 G-EUUP Returns from Madrid Maintenance.

British Airways A320 G-EUUP, which has been under maintenance at Madrid since November 10th, p0sitioned Madrid – London Heathrow this evening as BA9276. The aircraft has been repainted into White Union Flag With Crest livery.

British Airways A320 G-EUUP Tripoli Rescue Mission.

Following the technical issue encountered earlier by sister G-EUYL, British Airways A320 G-EUUP positioned London Heathrow – Tripoli this evening in order to operate the delayed BA899 Tripoli – London Heathrow.

A320 G-EUUP Operates Tel Aviv Rotation.

Following the lightning strike encountered by A321 G-MEDL at Tel Aviv earlier today, tonight’s BA163/BA162 London Heathrow – Tel Aviv rotation, scheduled to have been operated by G-MEDL, was instead operated by A320 G-EUUP.

G-EUUP BA490 Malaga Diversion.

British Airways Airbus A320 G-EUUP operating BA490 London Heathrow – Gibraltar diverted to Malaga this morning due to weather at Gibraltar. The return BA491 will operate from Malaga once passengers have been transferred by road.

A320 G-EUUP Returns from Budapest.

Following yesterday’s technical issue British Airways Airbus A320 G-EUUP positioned Budapest – London Heathrow as BA9274 early this afternoon.

A320 G-EUUP Budapest Technical Issue.

British Airways Airbus A320 G-EUUP operated BA866 London Heathrow – Budapest this morning however the return BA867 was cancelled indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

British Airways London Heathrow Inbound Weather Diversions.

The following inbound flights to London Heathrow diverted this afternoon due to weather causing long hold times:

BA104 Dubai – London Heathrow operated by Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMO diverted via Amsterdam.

BA345 Nice – London Heathrow operated by Airbus A319 G-EUPX diverted via Southampton.

BA418 Luxembourg – London Heathrow operated by Airbus A320 G-MIDT diverted via Brussels. (more…)

Summer Saturday Airbus Charters.

Airbus charters today were as follows:

A320 G-EUUU operated BA9216/BA9217 London Heathrow – Cagliari.
A319 G-EUPX operated BA9218/BA9219 London Heathrow – Olbia.
A319 G-EUOC operated BA9222/BA9223 London Heathrow – Cagliari.
A320 G-EUYE operated BA9230/BA9231 London Heathrow – Rhodes.
A320 G-EUUP operated BA9232/BA9233 London Heathrow – Rhodes.
A320 G-EUUR operated BA9234/BA9235 London Heathrow – Bodrum.
A320 G-EUYB operated BA9236/BA9237 London Heathrow – Cagliari.
A320 G-EUYC operated BA9238/BA9239 London Heathrow – Bastia.