British Airways A380 G-XLEL
British Airways A380 G-XLEL
G-XLEL Maintenance Record
Details of all maintenance stoppages of five days or greater since 2012.
Details of all tracked flights made by G-XLEL in the past 30 days. For older flights please see Jet Tracker.
Details of all routes operated by G-XLEL in the past 30 days. For older flights please see Jet Tracker.
Main Deck Seat Map
G-XLEL Seat Map
For Seat Map with Cabin Data and Best Seat Advice
Cabin Colour Codes
G-XLEL News History
British Airways A380 G-XLEL, which has been under maintenance at Manila since 20th January, positioned Manila – London Heathrow in the early hours of this morning as BA9170.
British Airways A380 G-XLEL positioned Singapore – Angeles City, Clark as BA9172 this evening after arriving as BA11 from London Heathrow. The aircraft continued Angeles City, Clark – Manila for maintenance as BA9173 after midnight.
British Airways A380 G-XLEL operated BA286 San Francisco – London Heathrow using callsign BA9604 this evening due to the overnight delay to yesterday’s BA286 service.
British Airways commenced A380 service on the London Heathrow – Chicago route today with G-XLEL operating the BA297/BA296 rotation.
British Airways A380 G-XLEL, which has been under maintenance at Manila since 10th April, positioned Manila – London Heathrow early this morning as BA9171.
British Airways A380 G-XLEL positioned Singapore – Manila for maintenance this evening as BA9172 after arriving as BA11 from London Heathrow.
British Airways A380 G-XLEL operated yesterday’s delayed BA55 London Heathrow – Johannesburg this morning as BA55D.
British Airways A380 G-XLEL, which has been in short term storage at Johannesburg since 23rd December, returned to service this evening operating BA54 Johannesburg – London Heathrow.
British Airways A380 G-XLEL arrived into Johannesburg this morning as BA57 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 22nd December), however the return BA54 was able to operated with another aircraft which was spare at Johannesburg following an earlier technical issue. British Airways delayed an A380 going for maintenance at Xiamen owing to that issue and now has an extra aircraft to accommodate. As London Heathrow will be full over Christmas aircraft will be temporarily be rotated in and out of parking at Johannesburg.
British Airways A380 G-XLEL made an eight hour London Heathrow – London Heathrow test flight this morning routing north towards Greenland and back.
British Airways A380 G-XLEL entered service this evening operating BA31 London Heathrow – Hong Kong.
British Airways A380 G-XLEL was delivered Toulouse – London Heathrow this evening as BA9156. The aircraft is in White Union Flag with Crest livery and 14F/97J/55W/303Y configuration. This brings the British Airways A380 fleet up to twelve aircraft and is the final aircraft currently on order.
British Airways A380 G-XLEL made its first flight from Toulouse today wearing test registration F-WWAL and positioned Toulouse – Finkenwerder for cabin outfitting.