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British Airways News & Information March 2012.









31st March 2012 - G-VIIN Returns to Heathrow.

Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIN positioned London Gatwick - London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9159 taking up service as BA263 London Heathrow - Riyadh.

31st March 2012 - G-VIIO BA2037 Tampa Diversion.

Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO operating BA2037 London Gatwick - Orlando diverted via Tampa today due to weather at Orlando.

31st March 2012 - Airbus Prestwick Maintenance Swap.

Airbus A321 G-EUXC positioned London Heathrow - Prestwick as BA9277 this afternoon. Airbus A320 G-EUUS then positioned Prestwick - London Heathrow as BA9278.

31st March 2012 - G-EUUI Munich Technical Issue.

Airbus A320 G-EUUI overnighted in Munich having operated BA958 London Heathrow - Munich yesterday however its scheduled return to London Heathrow as BA947 this morning was cancelled indicating a technical issue. The aircraft later positioned Munich - London Heathrow as BA9279.

31st March 2012 - G-DOCL Returns from Verona.

Following its diversion yesterday whilst operating BA2588 London Gatwick - Venice Boeing 737-436 G-DOCL positioned Verona - London Gatwick early this morning as BA9258.

31st March 2012 - Flight Cancellations.

The following flights did not operate today:


BA154 Cairo - London Heathrow

BA947 Munich - London Heathrow

BA1499 Glasgow - London Heathrow

BA2764/BA2765 London Gatwick - Amsterdam

BA2940/BA2941 London Gatwick - Edinburgh

BA2956/BA2957 London Gatwick - Glasgow.

30th March 2012 - G-DOCL BA2588 Verona Diversion.

Boeing 737-436 G-DOCL operating BA2588 London Gatwick - Venice diverted to Verona this evening. As a result the returning BA2589 was cancelled.

30th March 2012 - Flight Cancellation.

BA155 London Heathrow - Cairo did not operate today.

30th March 2012 - 777 Cardiff Maintenance Swap.

Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMH positioned London Heathrow - Cardiff-Wales as BA9176 today. Sister G-VIIO positioned Cardiff-Wales - London Gatwick as BA9174.

30th March 2012 - EU Approval for IAG Takeover of Bmi British Midland International.

The European Commission today approved the purchase of Bmi British Midland International from Lufthansa by IAG, the parent company of British Airways.

As part of the approval process IAG has had to give up 14 slot pairs at London Heathrow however these are route specific. Seven of the slot pairs can be used for services to and from Aberdeen and/or Edinburgh. Five daily slot pairs can be used for services to and from Nice, Cairo, Riyadh, Moscow, Edinburgh and/or Aberdeen. Two slot pairs are to be leased to TransAero for flights to and from Moscow.

Additionally British Airways must make seats available on the integrated short and midhaul networks to other carriers on normal commercial terms.

British Airways will initially integrate all Bmi British Midland mainline routes and has committed to keeping open the bmi’s London Heathrow - Belfast City service.

The deal may be concluded as early as April 20th for £172.5M provided that Lufthansa have found buyers for bmi Regional and bmiBaby. Should Lufthansa not have found separate deals for the sale of bmi Regional and bmiBaby before the deal is concluded then the price paid by IAG will be reduced.

IAG has no interest in continuing operation of bmi Regional or bmiBaby and would either sell the units or close them down.

29th March 2012 - G-VIIC BA264 St Johns Diversion.

Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIC operating BA264 Washington - London Heathrow (depart Washington 28th March) diverted via St Johns, Newfoundland this morning due to a medical issue on board.

29th March 2012 - Flight Cancellations.

Due to a general strike in Spain the following flights did not operate today:

BA456/BA457 London Heathrow - Madrid

BA458/BA459 London Heathrow - Madrid

BA460/BA461 London Heathrow - Madrid

BA477 Barcelona - London Heathrow

BA472/BA473 London Heathrow - Barcelona

BA484/BA485 London Heathrow - Barcelona

BA488/BA489 London Heathrow - Barcelona

BA480/BA481 London Heathrow - Barcelona

BA482/BA471 London Heathrow - Barcelona

BA486/BA487 London Heathrow - Barcelona

BA2712/BA2713 London Gatwick - Malaga

BA2714/BA2715 London Gatwick - Malaga

BA8471/BA8472 London City - Barcelona

BA8753/BA8754 London City - Madrid

BA8755/BA8756 London City - Madrid.


Additionally BA2598/BA2599 London Gatwick - Bologna did not operate.

28th March 2012 - Extra E190 Ordered for Cityflyer.

British Airways and Embraer today announced an order for an extra Embraer E190 to be operated by BA Cityflyer from London City. The aircraft will bring the combined E170/E190 fleet size to 14 aircraft and will be delivered in the third quarter of this year.

28th March 2012 - G-BNLP Johannesburg Day Flight.

Boeing 747-436 G-BNLP operated yesterday’s BA54 Johannesburg - London Heathrow as a day flight today using callsign BA54X.

27th March 2012 - G-YMMT Returns from Montreal.

Following its technical issue encountered on 25th March Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMT positioned Montreal - London Heathrow today as BA9604.

27th March 2012 - A319/320 Prestwick Maintenance Swap.

Airbus A319 G-EUPB positioned London Heathrow - Prestwick this afternoon as BA9275. Airbus A320 G=EUUF then positioned Prestwick - London Heathrow as BA9276.

27th March 2012 - G-BNLP Operates Delayed BA57.

Boeing 747-436 G-BNLP operated yesterday’s delayed BA57 London Heathrow - Johannesburg this evening as BA57X.

27th March 2012 - BA Cityflyer Launch Venice.

BA Cityflyer today announced a new six times weekly Embraer E190 London City - Venice service to commence on 17th September 2012. Scheduled are:

BA8479 London City 1100 - Venice 1405 X6/7

BA8480 Venice 1445 - London City 1550 X6/7


BA8479 London City 1500 - Venice 1805 7

BA8480 Venice 1900 - London City 2005 7

27th March 2012 - Flight Cancellations:

The following flights did not operate today:

BA576/BA577 London Heathrow - Milan Linate
BA906/BA907 London Heathrow - Frankfurt.

26th March 2012 - BA57 Overnight Delay.

BA57 London Heathrow - Johannesburg has been delayed ovenight.

26th March 2012 - G-STBB Returns from Hong Kong.

Boeing 777-36NER G-STBB departed Hong Kong for London Heathrow this evening operating yesterday’s BA28 as BA28X. The flight was delayed due to crew illness.

26th March 2012 - G-YMMP Operates Inaugural 777 BA33.

The BA33/BA34 London Heathrow - Johannesburg rotation has been re-introduced thrice weekly in the summer timetable and for the first time is to be operated by Boeing 777-200ERs. Today’s first flight of the season was operated by G-YMMP.

26th March 2012 - Circuitous Route for Inaugural BA22.

Due to Mongolian airspace being closed Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMH operating the inaugural BA22 Hong Kong - London Heathrow had to head south west from Hong Kong towards Thailand before routing to London. Contingency plans were made for the flight to refuel in Frankfurt but this proved unnecessary and the aircraft routed direct to London Heathrow.

26th March 2012 - 747 Cardiff Maintenance Swap.

Boeing 747-436 G-CIVV positioned London Heathrow - Cardiff-Wales this morning as BA9171. Sister G-CIVY later positioned Cardiff-Wales - London Heathrow as BA9172. This aircraft is confirmed as fitted with New First. With G-CIVV having gone to Cardiff today this leaves only G-BYGD of the Hi-J 747-400 fleet in traffic with old First.

26th March 2012 - Flight Cancellations.

The following flights did not operate today:

BA346/BA347 London Heathrow - Nice

BA1326/BA1327 London Heathrow - Newcastle

BA2622/BA2623 London Gatwick - Nice

BA2714/BA2715 London Gatwick - Malaga

BA2726/BA2727 London Gatwick - Ibiza

BA2762/BA2763 London Gatwick - Amsterdam.

25th March 2012 - G-YMMT Montreal Technical Issue.

Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMT arrived into Montral as BA95 from London Heathrow today however the return BA94 has been cancelled indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

25th March 2012 - G-STBB BA28 Illness Delay.

Tonight’s BA28 Hong Kong - London Heathrow scheduled to be operated by Boeing 777-36NER G-STBB has been delayed until tomorrow due to crew illness.

25th March 2012 - G-VIIK Operates BA205 Inaugural.

Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIK operated today’s inaugural new BA205/BA204 London Heathrow - Miami rotation.

25th March 2012 - G-STBC Operates Reintroduced BA279.

Boeing 777-36NER G-STBC operated the first BA279/BA278 London Heathrow - Los Angeles rotation of the new timetable. This is the first appearance of a British Airways Boeing 777-300ER at Los Angeles.

25th March 2012 - First Longhaul Moscow Flights.

Today’s first longhaul fleet operated London Heathrow - Moscow Domodedovo services operated as follows today:

BA233/BA234 by Boeing 747-436 G-BYGC.

BA235/BA236 by Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWN.

BA237/BA238 by Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWC.

25th March 2012 - G-STBE to Shanghai.

Boeing 777-36NER G-STBE operated London Heathrow - Shanghai today as BA1169. This is the first use of a British Airways Boeing 777-300ER to Shanghai.

25th March 2012 - G-VIIH BA1143 Warsaw Diversion.

Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIH operating BA1143 London Heathrow - Delhi diverted via Warsaw this morning. The diversion appears to have been medical.

25th March 2012 - G-YMMH Operates Inaugural BA21/BA22.

Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMH operated today’s inaugural BA21/BA22 London Heathrow - Hong Kong rotation.

25th March 2012 - G-EUNB Positions to London City.

Airbus A318 G-EUNB remained at London Gatwick for maintenance after diverting there whilst operating BA2 yesterday. It positioned London Gatwick - London City this afternoon as BA9158.

25th March 2012 - Flight Cancellations.

The following flights did not operate today:

BA94 Montreal - London Heathrow

BA2612/BA2613 London Gatwick - Naples

BA2726/BA2727 London Gatwick - Ibiza

BA2908/BA2909 London Gatwick - Manchester

BA2940/BA2941 London Gatwick - Edinburgh.

24th March 2012 - Gatwick Summer A319s Arrive.

In preparation for the start of the Summer timetable tomorrow Airbus A319 G-EUPV positioned London Heathrow - London Gatwick as BA9250 and sister G-EUPT positioned London Heathrow - London Gatwick later as BA9251.

24th March 2012 - Final Euro Moscow Flights.

Today’s final European fleet operated London Heathrow - Moscow Domodedovo services were operated as follows today:

BA872/BA873 by longhaul Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWN.

BA874/BA875 by Boeing 767-336ER G-BZHA.

BA880/BA881 by Airbus A320 G-EUUA.

24th March 2012 - G-EUPS Gatwick Fear of Flying Flight.

Airbus A319 G-EUPS operated a short London Gatwick - London Gatwick this evening as BA9220 as the culmination of a fear of flying course taking place today.






















































































11th March 2012 - G-BNWU Continues Diverted BA103.

Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWU continued yesterday’s diverted and delayed BA103 today operating Keflavik - Calgary as BA9603.  

11th March 2012 - G-EUNB Returns from Gatwick.

Airbus A318 G-EUNB positioned London Gatwick - London City as BA9273.

10th March 2012 - G-BNWU BA103 Keflavik Diversion.

Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWU operating BA103 London Heathrow - Calgary diverted via Keflavik today. The diversion appears to be medical. As crew would have gone out of hours the aircraft will overnight at Keflavik and continue tomorrow. Therefore today’s BA102 Calgary - London Heathrow is cancelled.

10th March 2012 - G-YMMA Returns to Heathrow.

Having operated two rotations from London Gatwick this week Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMA positioned London Gatwick - London Heathrow this morning as BA9154.

10th March 2012 - G-EUNB to Gatwick Maintenance.

Airbus A318 G-EUNB positioned London City - London Gatwick as BA9252 this morning.

10th March 2012 - Flight Cancellations.

The following flights did not operate today:

BA8 Tokyo Haneda - London Heathrow

BA138 Mumbai - London Heathrow

BA2964/BA2965 London Gatwick - Glasgow.

9th March 2012 - Boeing 777-300ER G-STBA to Toronto.

The BA99/BA98 London Heathrow - Toronto rotation was unusually operated by Boeing 777-300ER G-STBA today. This is this aircraft’s second visit to Toronto having operated the same rotation on December 20th 2010.

9th March 2012 - Flight Cancellations.

The following flights did not operate today:

BA7 London Heathrow - Tokyo Haneda

BA139 London Heathrow - Mumbai

BA2760/BA2761 London Gatwick - Amsterdam.

8th March 2012 - G-BNLO BA287 Glasgow Diversion.

Boeing 747-436 G-BNLO operating BA287 London Heathrow - San Francisco diverted to Glasgow from north west of Londonderry. The flight used the 7700 General Emergency squawk.

8th March 2012 - 777 Cardiff Maintenance Swap.

Boeing 777-236ER G-YMME positioned London Heathrow - Cardiff-Wales today as BA9173. Sister G-VIIN positioned Cardiff-Wales - London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9171.

8th March 2012 - G-STBF BA198 Baku Diversion.

Boeing 777-336ER G-STBF operating BA198 Mumbai - London Heathrow diverted via Baku, Azerbaijan today. The diversion was medical and not technical.

8th March 2012 - G-EUPT Returns from Luxembourg.

Airbus A319 G-EUPT positioned Luxembourg - London Heathrow as BA9280.

8th March 2012 - Flight Cancellations.

The following flights did not operate today:

BA177/BA174 London Heathrow - New York JFK

BA2233/BA2232 London Gatwick - Bermuda.

7th March 2012 - G-BNWY Returns from Calgary.

Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWY departed Calgary this evening to position overnight to London Heathrow as BA9601.

7th March 2012 - G-STBF Positions to Heathrow, Enters Service.

Boeing 777-336ER G-STBF positioned Cardiff-Wales - London Heathrow as BA9172 this afternoon and entered service this evening as BA199 London Heathrow - Mumbai.

7th March 2012 - G-YMMA Positions to London Gatwick.

Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMA positioned London Heathrow - London Gatwick this afternoon as BA9153 and immediately entered service as BA2043 London Gatwick - Male.

7th March 2012 - G-EUPT Luxembourg Issue.

Airbus A319 G-EUPT operated BA416 London Heathrow - Luxembourg this morning however the return BA417 was cancelled indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

7th March 2012 - BA163 Delay.

Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWT operated last night’s BA163/BA162 London Heathrow - Tel Aviv rotation departing this morning at 1045.

6th March 2012 - Flight Cancellation.

The BA239/BA238 London Heathrow - Boston rotation was cancelled today.

6th March 2012 - Prestwick Maintenance Swap.

Airbus A320 G-TTOB positioned Glasgow - Prestwick this morning as BA9276. Airbus A319 G-EUPZ then positioned Prestwick - Glasgow as BA9277.

5th March 2012 - IAG British Midland International Takeover Clears First Hurdle.

The Office of Fair Trading announced today that it would not be reviewing the deal for British Airways parent IAG to purchase bmi British Midland International from Lufthansa. The deal still needs to be approved by the European Commission.

5th March 2012 - G-BNWY Calgary Drama.

Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWY operating BA102 London Heathrow - Calgary lost most instruments on approach to Calgary at around 13,000 ft. The crew declared PAN and continued for a safe landing. The return BA102 was cancelled.

5th March 2012 - G-BNWW BA641 Athens Issue.

Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWW operated BA640 London Heathrow - Athens today however the return BA641 was cancelled. The aircraft positioned Athens - London Heathrow around three hours after its scheduled departure as BA9279.

5th March 2012 - G-EUOF RNAS Culdrose Olympic Rehearsal.

Airbus A319 G-EUOF positioned London Heathrow - RNAS Culdrose this morning in preparation for the arrival of the Olympic Flame on a BA A319 on May 18th. The aircraft later returned to London Heathrow as BA9251.

4th March 2012 - G-EUXI Returns from Edinburgh.

Following yesterday’s technical issue Airbus A321 G-EUXI positioned Edinburgh - London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9278.

4th March 2012 - Flight Cancellations.

The BA2748/BA2749 London Gatwick - Geneva rotation did not operate today.

3rd March 2012 - G-YMMO Operates BA27.

Boeing 777-236ER operated tonight’s BA27 London Heathrow - Hong Kong in place of the usual Boeing 777-300ER.

3rd March 2012 - G-BNLZ Operates First BA9 Bangkok Terminator.

The first BA9/BA10 London Heathrow - Bangkok rotation was operated today by Boeing 747-436 G-BNLZ.

3rd March 2012 - G-CIVB Singapore Positioning Flight.

Boeing 747-436 G-CIVB departed London Heathrow for Singapore early this evening as BA9177. The aircraft will undergo maintenance at HAECO in Singapore. We understand that other Boeing 747-400s will head to Singapore for maintenance this year due to Heathrow hangar space being limited due to conversion work to make them suitable for the A380.

3rd March 2012 - G-EUXI Edinburgh Issue.

Airbus A321 G-EUXI operated BA1442 London Heathrow - Edinburgh today however the return BA1445 was cancelled indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

3rd March 2012 - Flight Cancellations.

The BA2648/BA2649 London Gatwick - Tirana rotation did not operate today.

2nd March 2012 - G-EUXL BA444 Communication Loss.

Airbus A321 G-EUXL operating BA444 London Heathrow - Amsterdam suffered communication loss on approach to Amsterdam when the radio became stuck on transmitting all cockpit sounds. The aircraft continued for a safe landing.

2nd March 2012 - G-VIIM Returns to Heathrow.

Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIM positioned London Gatwick - London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9151.

2nd March 2012 - G-CIVL Returns from Cape Town.

Boeing 747-436 G-CIVL operated yesterday’s BA58 Cape Town - London Heathrow as a daytime flight today using callsign BA59X.

2nd March 2012 - Heathrow Fog Cancellations.

Fog caused reduced visibility and flow rate at London Heathrow today. The following rotations did not operate:

BA115/BA114 London Heathrow - New York JFK

BA308/BA315 London Heathrow - Paris CDG

BA434/BA435 London Heathrow - Amsterdam

BA458/BA459 London Heathrow - Madrid

BA560/BA561 London Heathrow - Rome Fiumicino

BA632/BA633 London Heathrow - Athens

BA712/BA713 London Heathrow - Zurich

BA728/BA729 London Heathrow - Geneva

BA906/BA907 London Heathrow - Frankfurt

BA938/BA939 London Heathrow - Dusseldorf

BA1308/BA1309 London Heathrow - Aberdeen

BA1390/BA1395 London Heathrow - Manchester.

2nd March 2012 - Three Embraers at Gatwick.

Fog at London City meant BA8729 Glasgow - London City and BA8717 and BA8719 Edinburgh - London City all diverted to London Gatwick today.

2nd March 2012 - Gatwick Cancellations.

The following flights did not operate today:

BA2769 Jersey - London Gatwick

BA2760/BA2761 London Gatwick - Amsterdam.

2nd March 2012 - G-EUNA BA2 Gatwick Diversion.

Airbus A318 G-EUNA operating BA2 New York JFK - London City diverted via London Gatwick this morning.

1st March 2012 - G-BNLW Operates Last Sydney BA9.

The long standing BA9 London Heathrow - Bangkok - Sydney service, scheduled to change to a London Heathrow - Bangkok terminator with the start of the new timetable on March 25th has been ended early and the last through flight to Sydney departed London Heathrow this evening operated by Boeing 747-436 G-BNLW. This will operate back as BA10 departing both Sydney and Bangkok on March 3rd. There will therefore be no BA9 from London tomorrow and the first Bangkok terminator will depart London on 3rd March and return from Bangkok on 4th March.

1st March 2012 - G-EUOH Returns to Heathrow.

Airbus A319 G-EUOH positioned London Gatwick - London Heathrow this evening as BA9250.

1st March 2012 - Prestwick A320 Maintenance Swap.

Airbus A320 G-EUUP positioned London Heathrow - Prestwick as BA9273 for maintenance today. Sister G-EUUE positioned Prestwick - London Heathrow as BA9274.

1st March 2012 - G-CIVL Operates Delayed BA59.

Boeing 747-436 G-CIVL operated yesterday’s BA59 London Heathrow - Cape Town today as BA59X. Yesterday’s flight, operated by sister G-CIVB, returned to London Heathrow when eleven crew members complained of feeling ill.

1st March 2012 - Fog Cancellations.

Fog caused reduced visibility and flow rate at London Heathrow today. The following rotations did not operate:

BA316/BA323 London Heathrow - Paris CDG

BA348/BA349 London Heathrow - Nice

BA418/BA419 London Heathrow - Luxembourg

BA432/BA433 London Heathrow - Amsterdam

BA462/BA463 London Heathrow - Madrid

BA556/BA557 London Heathrow - Rome Fiumicino

BA566/BA567 London Heathrow - Milan Malpensa

BA588/BA589 London Heathrow - Milan Linate

BA640/BA641 London Heathrow - Athens

BA714/BA715 London Heathrow - Zurich

BA782/BA783 London Heathrow - Stockholm Arlanda

BA908/BA909 London Heathrow - Frankfurt

BA912/BA913 London Heathrow - Frankfurt

BA944/BA945 London Heathrow - Dusseldorf

BA960/BA961 London Heathrow - Munich

BA974/BA975 London Heathrow - Hamburg.

BA1448/BA1455 London Heathrow - Edinburgh.


Additionally fog at Jersey caused the following cancellations:

BA2775 Jersey - London Gatwick.

BA2776/BA2777 London Gatwick - Jersey

BA2778 London Gatwick - Jersey.

1st March 2012 - G-DOCE BA2774 Gatwick Return.

BA2774 London Gatwick - Jersey operated by Boeing 737-436 G-DOCE was unable to land at Jersey due to fog and returned to London Gatwick.



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24th March 2012 - G-BYGG BA287 Heathrow Return and Restart.

Boeing 747-436 G-BYGG operating BA287 London Heathrow - San Francisco was en route close to Benbecula when it turned and headed back to London Heathrow due to a medical issue on board. The same aircraft was able to operate the flight again this evening.

24th March 2012 - G-EUNB BA2 Gatwick Diversion.

Airbus A318 G-EUNB operating BA2 New York JFK - London City (depart New York 23rd March) diverted to London Gatwick this morning due to fog at London City.

23rd March 2012 - G-YMMG Operates Last 777 BA15.

Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMG operated tonight’s BA15 London Heathrow - Singapore - Sydney departure. This route will revert to Boeing 747-400 operation from tomorrow.

22nd March 2012 - Flight Cancellations.

The BA432/BA433 London Heathrow - Amsterdam and BA780/BA781 London Heathrow - Stockholm Arlanda rotations did not operate today.

22nd March 2012 - G-YMMP BA157 Esenboga Diversion.

Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMP operating BA157 London Heathrow - Kuwait (depart London Heathrow 21st March) diverted via Esenboga airport in Turkey this morning due to a medical situation on board.

21st March 2012 - G-BNWU BA874 Heathrow Return.

Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWU operating BA874 London Heathrow - Moscow Domodedovo levelled off at 7,000ft after departure from Heathrow and returned to the airport. The flight and the return BA875 were subsequently cancelled.

21st March 2012 - Flight Cancellation.

The BA115/BA114 London Heathrow - New York JFK rotation did not operate today.

21st March 2012 - G-BNWX Back in Service.

Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWX, which has been out of service at London Heathrow since 12th January returned to service today as BA676 London Heathrow - Istanbul.

20th March 2012 - G-VIIL to Cardiff Maintenance.

Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIL positioned London Heathrow - Cardiff-Wales this afternoon as BA9171.

20th March 2012 - G-DOCF Returns to Service.

Boeing 737-436 G-DOCF, which has been under maintenance at Glasgow since 3rd March, re-entered service today as BA2953 Glasgow - London Gatwick.

19th March 2012 - G-VIIO to Cardiff Maintenance.

Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO positioned London Gatwick - Cardiff-Wales this afternoon as BA9178.

19th March 2012 - G-DOCF Glasgow Test Flight.

Boeing 737-436 G-DOCF, which has been under maintenance at Glasgow since 3rd March, was test flown Glasgow - Glasgow today as BA9172.

19th March 2012 - G-DOCO Bordeaux Issue.

Boeing 737-436 G-DOCO operated BA2786 London Gatwick - Bordeaux this morning however the return BA2787 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft later positioned Bordeaux - London Gatwick as BA9274.

9th March 2012 - A320 Prestwick Maintenance Swap.

Airbus A320 G-EUUS positioned Glasgow - Prestwick this morning as BA9272. Sister G-TTOB then positioned Prestwick - Glasgow as BA9273.

19th March 2012 - Flight Cancellations

The following flights did not operate today:


BA432/BA433 London Heathrow - Amsterdam

BA874/BA975 London Heathrow - Moscow Domedodovo.

BA2787 Bordeaux - London Gatwick

BA2904/BA2905 London Gatwick - Manchester.

18th March 2012 - G-VIIN to London Gatwick.

Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIN positioned London Heathrow - London Gatwick this evening as BA9155.

18th March 2012 - G-VIID Returns from Toronto.

Toronto ground vehicle victim Boeing 777-236ER G-VIID positioned Toronto - London Heathrow this afternoon as BA9173.

18th March 2012 - G-EUNB Returns from Gatwick Maintenance.

Airbus A318 G-EUNB positioned London Gatwick - London City as BA9171 this morning.

17th March 2012 - G-CIVR Operates Delayed BA247.

Yesterday’s delayed BA247 London Heathrow - Sao Paulo was operated today as BA247X by Boeing 747-436 G-GIVR.

17th March 2012 - G-EUNB to Gatwick Maintenance.

Airbus A318 G-EUNB positioned London City - London Gatwick as BA9170 this morning.

16th March 2012 - G-CIVH BA247 Overnight Delay.

Boeing 747-436 G-CIVH was loaded tonight to operate BA247 London Heathrow - Sao Paulo however a problem with a cargo door meant passengers had to be disembarked and accommodated overnight.

16th March 2012 - Gatwick Cancellation.

The BA2794/BA2795 London Gatwick - Marseille rotation did not operate today.

15th March 2012 - G-VIIW Returns to London.

Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIW left Newark this evening to bring the UK Government delegation back to London Heathrow as BA9102.

15th March 2012 - G-EUNB Positions to London City.

Following this morning’s diversion Airbus A318 G-EUNA positioned London Gatwick - London City at lunchtime as BA9158 in order to operate today’s BA3 London City - Shannon - New York JFK.

15th March 2012 - G-EUNA Positions to London City.

Following this morning’s diversion Airbus A318 G-EUNA positioned London Gatwick - London City at lunchtime as BA9157 in order to operate today’s BA1 London City - Shannon - New York JFK.

15th March 2012 - G-VIIW Positions to Newark.

Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIW positioned Andrews Air Force Base - Newark this morning as BA9101.

15th March 2012 - G-EUNB BA4 Gatwick Diversion.

Airbus A318 G-EUNB operating BA4 New York JFK - London City (depart New York 14th March) diverted to London Gatwick this morning due to fog at London City.

15th March 2012 - G-EUUN BA303 Newcastle Diversion.

Airbus A320 G-EUUN operating BA303 Paris CDG - London Heathrow diverted via Newcastle due to fog at London Heathrow this morning.

15th March 2012 - G-EUYM BA477 Manchester Diversion.

Airbus A320 G-EUYM operating BA477 Barcelona - London Heathrow diverted via Manchester due to fog at London Heathrow this morning.

15th March 2012 - G-EUNA BA2 Gatwick Diversion.

Airbus A318 G-EUNA operating BA2 New York JFK - London City (depart New York 14th March) diverted to London Gatwick this morning due to fog at London City.

15th March 2012 - Heathrow Fog Cancellations.

Fog caused reduced visibility and flow rate at London Heathrow today. The following rotations did not operate:

BA316/BA323 London Heathrow - Paris CDG

BA344/BA345 London Heathrow - Nice

BA362/BA363 London Heathrow - Lyon

BA432/BA433 London Heathrow - Amsterdam

BA438/BA439 London Heathrow - Amsterdam

BA458/BA459 London Heathrow - Madrid

BA460/BA461 London Heathrow - Madrid

BA464/BA465 London Heathrow - Madrid

BA560/BA561 London Heathrow - Rome Fiumicino

BA566/BA567 London Heathrow - Milan Malpensa

BA588/BA589 London Heathrow - Milan Linate

BA474/BA475 London Heathrow - Barcelona

BA704/BA705 London Heathrow - Vienna

BA714/BA715 London Heathrow - Zurich

BA716/BA717 London Heathrow - Zurich

BA728/BA729 London Heathrow - Geneva

BA794/BA795 London Heathrow - Helsinki

BA818/BA819 London Heathrow - Copenhagen

BA850/BA851 London Heathrow - Warsaw

BA908/BA909 London Heathrow - Frankfurt

BA910/BA911 London Heathrow - Frankfurt

BA920/BA921 London Heathrow - Stuttgart

BA942/BA943 London Heathrow - Dusseldorf

BA984/BA985 London Heathrow - Berlin Tegel

BA1390/BA1395 London Heathrow - Manchester

BA1442/BA1445 London Heathrow - Edinburgh

BA1448/BA1455 London Heathrow - Edinburgh

BA1482/BA1487 London Heathrow - Glasgow.

14th March 2012 - G-VIID Toronto Ground Incident.

Boeing 777-236ER G-VIID operated BA99 London Heathrow - Toronto today however the return BA98 has been cancelled. We understand that the aircraft was damaged by a ground handling vehicle at Toronto.

14th March 2012 - G-EUUP Leaves Prestwick Maintenance.

Airbus A320 G-EUUP positioned Prestwick - Glasgow this afternoon as BA9271.

14th March 2012 - Flight Cancellations.

The following flights did not operate today:

BA157 London Heathrow - Kuwait

BA179/BA182 London Heathrow - New York JFK

BA297/BA296 London Heathrow - Chicago.

BA2758/BA2759 London Gatwick - Amsterdam

BA2904/BA2905 London Gatwick - Manchester.

13th March 2012 - G-VIIW Washington Government Charter.

Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIW operated a London Heathrow - Andrews Air Force Base, Washington charter this morning as BA9100 in connection with the David Cameron/Barack Obama talks this week.

13th March 2012 - Flight Cancellation.

The BA115/BA114 London Heathrow - New York JFK rotation did not operate today.

12th March 2012 - G-BNWC Returns from Calgary.

Boeing 767-336ER G-BNWC positioned Calgary - London Heathrow as a day flight using callsign BA9156 today.

12th March 2012 - Heathrow Fog Cancellations.

Fog caused reduced visibility and flow rate at London Heathrow today. The following rotations did not operate:

BA434/BA435 London Heathrow - Amsterdam

BA438/BA439 London Heathrow - Amsterdam

BA560/BA561 London Heathrow - Rome Fiumicino

BA588/BA589 London Heathrow - Milan Linate

BA640/BA641 London Heathrow - Athens

BA910/BA911 London Heathrow - Frankfurt

BA966/BA967 London Heathrow - Hamburg

BA1394/BA1399 London Heathrow - Manchester

BA1448/BA1455 London Heathrow - Edinburgh.

12th March 2012 - Gatwick Cancellation.

The BA2770/BA2771 London Gatwick - Jersey rotation did not operate today.


12th March 2012 - Gatwick Inbound Fog Diversions.

The following flights into London Gatwick diverted today due to fog:

BA2166 Tampa - London Gatwick operated by Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIT diverted via Manchester.

BA2559 Bologna - London Gatwick operated by Boeing 737-436 G-DOCG diverted via Birmingham.

BA2901 Manchester - London Gatwick operated by Boeing 737-436 G-DOCW diverted via Jersey.

BA2931 Edinburgh - London Gatwick operated by Boeing 737-436 G-DOCU diverted via Birmingham.

11th March 2012 - G-BNWU Returns from Calgary, G-BNWC Remains.

With two Boeing 767-336ERs arriving into Calgary today the scheduled BA102 to London Heathrow was operated by G-BNWU which operated the diverted and delayed BA103 from Heathrow on 10th March. G-BWNC operated today’s outbound BA103 and remains at Calgary.














































































































































 


























 











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