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British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Operates Barcelona Rotation.

September 11, 2017

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO operated the BA2708/BA2709 London Gatwick – Barcelona rotation this evening in place of the usual shorthaul Airbus.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Positions to Orlando.

September 9, 2017

BA2039 London Gatwick – Orlando was cancelled as a passenger flight today due to Hurricane Irma, however Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO positioned to Orlando as BA2039 in order to operate the return BA2038 service.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Returns from Tampa.

July 7, 2017

Following its overnight delay, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO departed Tampa early this evening operating yesterday’s delayed BA2166 Tampa – London Gatwick as BA9602.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Overnight Tampa Delay.

July 6, 2017

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO operated BA2167 London Gatwick – Tampa this morning however the return BA2166 has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a crew or a technical issue.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Operates Delayed Kingston Service.

April 27, 2017

Following yesterday’s diversion of BA2263 London Gatwick – Kingston to Lajes and its subsequent return to London Gatwick, the delayed service was operated last this afternoon as BA9603 by British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed BA2262 Kingston – London Gatwick as BA9602.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO BA2039 Tampa Diversion.

September 4, 2016

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO operating BA2039 London Gatwick – Orlando diverted via Tampa this afternoon due to weather at Orlando.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Returns from Orlando.

August 19, 2016

Following its overnight crew delay, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO departed Orlando late this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed BA2038 Orlando – London Gatwick as BA9604.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Overnight Orlando Delay.

August 18, 2016

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO operated today’s scheduled BA2039 London Gatwick – Orlando, however the return BA2038 has been delayed overnight due to the 24 hour delay to yesterday’s BA2039, which means there is no rested crew at Orlando.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Returns to Service.

March 24, 2016

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO returned to service this morning operating BA2037 London Gatwick – Orlando.

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

March 23, 2016

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since March 16th, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Gatwick this evening as BA9178 and is now ready to return to service.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Returns from Victorville.

March 15, 2016

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO, which has been under maintenance at Victorville since February 26th, positioned Victorville – Cardiff-Wales for further maintenance this evening as BA9179. The aircraft has been repainted at Victorville into White Union Flag with Crest livery and will now go through a C-check at Cardiff-Wales before returning to service.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Leaves Las Vegas.

February 26, 2016

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO, which has been at Las Vegas since September 8th 2015 when it suffered fire damage due to a failure of the #1 engine, positioned Las Vegas – Victorville this afternoon as BA9172. The aircraft flew a circitous route over Phoenix at 36,000 ft. At Victorville the aircraft will be repainted before returning to Cardiff-Wales for a maintenance check before returning to service.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Las Vegas Repair Confirmed Started.

January 29, 2016

Repairs are now confirmed to have commenced on British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO following its fire incident at Las Vegas on September 10th 2015. The centre section of the aircraft is now surrounded by a large marquee type tent and the tailfin has been removed. The latest image we can find without the tent is dated January 18th, and the first reported sighting of the tent was on 24th January.

NSTB Releases Initial Statement on G-VIIO Las Vegas Incident.

September 10, 2015

The NSTB has released an initial statement on the British Airways Boeing 777-200ER incident at Las Vegas on 8th September. This can be read here http://www.ntsb.gov/news/press-releases/Pages/PR20150910.aspx

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Las Vegas Rejected Take off and Fire.

September 8, 2015

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO operating BA2276 Las Vegas – London Gatwick with 159 passengers and 13 crew rejected take off due to a catastrophic failure of the #1 General Electric engine. Passengers were evacuated with 14 reported minor injuries. The #1 engine appears to have encountered an uncontained failure with fire appearing to spread underneath the aircraft. The fire was extinguished after around four minutes. Both the port and starboard fuselage have sustained smoke and/or flame damage with the port side fuselage skin being burned through mainly below but also above the window line just forward of the left wing by Business Class seats 10A and 11A. The left wing fairing is burned away with damage also apparent to the leading edge of the left wing.

The aircraft first flew in January 1999. It last underwent heavy maintenance at Cardiff-Wales from 22nd March – 13th April 2014 and was also under maintenance at London Gatwick from 12th October – 18th October 2014.

 

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Operates Bermuda Rotation.

July 20, 2015

Three Class Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO made an extremely rare appearance on the London Gatwick – Bermuda route today operating today’s scheduled BA2233/BA2232 rotation. This route is normally operated exclusively by Four Class aircraft.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Returns from Gatwick Maintenance.

October 18, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO, which has been under maintenance at London Gatwick since 12th October, returned to service this morning operating BA2203 London Gatwick – Cancun.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Enters London Gatwick Maintenance.

October 12, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO entered the London Gatwick maintenance facility this morning after arriving as BA2034 from Orlando.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO BA2262 Boston Medical Diversion.

September 13, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO operating BA2262 Kingston – London Gatwick (depart Kingston 12th September) diverted via Boston in the early hours of this morning due to a medical emergency on board.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Returns from Tobago, Goes Tech Again.

August 16, 2014

Following the technical issue it encountered on 14th August, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO departed Tobago in the early hours of this morning operating the delayed BA2156 Tobago – Antigua – London Gatwick of 14th August as BA9607. However the aircraft suffered a further technical issue at Antigua, but was able to continue to London Gatwick later.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Tobago Technical Issue.

August 14, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO operated BA2157 London Gatwick – Antigua – Tobago today, however the return BA2156 has been delayed at lease overnight due to a technical issue.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Returns from Orlando.

April 30, 2014

Following its overnight weather delay, British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO departed Orlando this evening operating yesterday’s delayed BA2038 Orlando – London Gatwick as BA2038.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Overnight Orlando Delay.

April 29, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO operated BA2039 London Gatwick – Orlando today, however the return BA2038 has been delayed overnight by weather.

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

April 13, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777236ER G-VIIO, which has been under maintenance at Cardiff-Wales since March 22nd, positioned Cardiff-Wales – London Gatwick late this afternoon as BA9179.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Positions to Cardiff Maintenance.

March 22, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO positioned London Gatwick – Cardiff-Wales for maintenance this morning as BA9177.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO BA2157 Lajes Diversion.

February 7, 2014

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO operating the London Gatwick – Antigua sector of BA2157 London Heathrow – Antigua – Punta Cana diverted via Lajes in the Azores this afternoon. The diversion appears to have been medical.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Operates Delayed Orlando Service.

June 15, 2013

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO operated yeterday’s delayed BA2039 London Gatwick – Orlando this afternoon as BA9603.

B777-200ER G-VIIO Operates Gatwick – Las Vegas Inaugural.

October 29, 2012

British Airways commenced three times weekly service on the London Gatwick – Las Vegas route today with the inaugural BA2277/BA2276 rotation being operated by Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO.

B777-200ER G-VIIO Operates Malaga Rotation.

September 14, 2012

British Airways Boeing 777-263ER G-VIIO operated the BA2716/BA2717 London Gatwick – Malaga rotation today following the cancellation of the earlier BA2714/BA2715 flights.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO Delivered.

January 26, 1999

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO was delivered today. The aircraft is in Chelsea Rose World Images livery and brings the British Airways Boeing 777-200ER fleet up to fifteen aircraft. This aircraft is in a 28J/355Y configuration with 3-4-3 seating in Economy for leisure routes from London Gatwick.

British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIO First Flight.

January 18, 1999

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIO made its first flight today.