British Airways B777-200ER G-VIIU BA2169 Orlando Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIU operating BA2169 London Gatwick – Fort Lauderdale diverted to Orlando this afternoon due to weather at Fort Lauderdale. The aircraft later positioned Orlando – Fort Lauderdale as BA9157, however BA2168 Fort Lauderdale – London Gatwick has been delayed overnight.

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

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 B747-400 G-CIVP BA209 Orlando Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-CIVP operating BA209 London Heathrow – Miami diverted to Orlando this evening due to weather at Miami. The return BA208 was subsequently cancelled however this is showing as being due to a technical issue.

Extra B777-200ER for Gatwick for 2014.

British Airways today announced that from the Summer 2014 timetable an additional Boeing 777-200ER will be allocated to London Gatwick. This will allow the expansion of services to Orlando, Punta Cana, Antigua and Kingston.

B747-400 G-BNLG Operates 2012 Dreamflight.

British Airways Boeing 747-436 G-BNLG operated the 2012 Dreamflight London Heathrow – Orlando charity flight as BA1DF today. The aircraft then positioned Orlando – London Heathrow as BA9152. Previous Dreamflight aircraft have remained at Orlando for the duration of the visit.

G-VIIP Returns from Orlando.

Following yesterday’s technical issue Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIP departed Orlando this afternoon operating yesterday’s BA2036 Orlando – London Gatwick using callsign BA9603. As a result of the late return of this aircraft today’s BA2167 London Gatwick – Tampa has been delayed until tomorrow.

G-VIIP Orlando Technical Issue.

Boeing 777-236ER G-VIIP operated BA2037 London Gatwick – Orlando today but was unable to operate the return BA2036 due to a technical issue. We understand this was due to a bird strike.