Sponsor Message:
Civil Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
British Airways Fleet News  
User currently offline777-500ER From United States of America, joined Oct 1999, 480 posts, RR: 2
Posted (12 years 7 months 2 weeks 5 days 15 hours ago) and read 2367 times:

BA Fleet update 7th May 02

A320

G-EUUD d/d TLS-LHR as BA9278P/29Apr. First revenue service
was BA1384/01May LHR-MAN.

G-MEDB 'Rendezvous' (wfu 05Mar) ferried LHR-GLA as KJ001P
20Mar.

G-MEDD 'Crossing Borders' final revenue service was BA6722
11Apr EVN-TBS-LHR. Stored at LHR.

G-TTOE d/d as GT505/11Apr TLS-LGW. First revenue service
was BA6944/12Apr LGW-TUN.

A321

G-MEDG ferried LTN-LHR as KJ001P/09Apr. First revenue
service was BA6701/11Apr LHR-BEY.

GB Airways have ordered a 3rd a/c, which will be delivered
Dec02 (G-TTIC).

BAe 146

G-MANS ferried EXT-IOM as TH061E/16Apr. In service as
JE301/17Apr IOM-LGW, now in 'Union Flag' c/s.

G-MIMA repainted at Southend from Manx c/s into BA Union
Flag and rolled out as such on 27Apr. Ferried SEN-IOM
as TH061P/28Apr. First service in this livery was JE885
28Apr IOM-LTN.

B727

ZS-NOU 'Blomsterang', no longer in Comair service. Will
shortly be in Kulula c/s

ZS-NOV 'Delftblue Daybreak' has been taken out of Comair
service.

ZS-OBM 'Union Flag' has been transferred to Kulula and is
now in their c/s.

ZS-OBO 'Benyhone Tartan', still current but may swap
with ZS-OBM as a Kulula a/c later this year.

B737

G-BUHL (ex GB Airways), still at EMA (all white).

G-DOCK, sale to Comair has been postponed until Oct01.
A/c is still at GLA (since 29Mar) on maintenance but will
return to BA ops at LHR circa 03May

G-OFRA 'Bauhaus', ferried LGW-LHR as BA9275E/23Apr for
repaint into Go-Fly c/s. Positioned back to LGW as
BA9282E/30Apr. Due to d/d to Go on 03May.

G-OHAJ 'Delftblue Daybreak', final revenue service was
BA2911/30Apr MAN-LGW. Stood down, TT 8,711 hrs, 6,983
cycles. Due to ferry to LHR on 19May for repaint into
Go-Fly c/s.

G-TREN (ex GB Airways) still at EMA (all white). One of
these (TREN or BUHL) is rumoured to be destined for Futura.

ZS-OKD 'Whale Rider', repainted into Union Flag c/s Apr02

ZS-OKE 'Animals and Trees', repainted into Union Flag c/s Aug01

ZS-SBO 'Koguty Lowickie', repainted into Union Flag c/s Mar02

ZS-OTG (ex G-DOCJ), first revenue service with Comair was
BA6401/08Apr JNB-CPT

B747

G-BDXK 'Chelsea Rose', flew Cardiff-Mojave as BA9177P
09Apr for desert storage.

G-BNLB 'Union Flag', last revenue service was BA064/29Mar
NBO-LHR. Ferried to Cardiff as BA9181P/01Apr for long term
parking. TT 55,074 hrs, 8,182 cycles.

G-BNLI 'Benyhone Tartan', last service with British Asia
Airways titles was BA142/28Mar DEL-LHR. Repainted with
standard BA titles on 29Mar and back in service as BA017
30Mar LHR-SIN.

G-BNLU (old c/s), final service in this livery was BA142
30Apr DEL-LHR. Being repainted into Union Flag c/s

G-CIVA 'Chelsea Rose', last service with British Asia
Airways titles was BA058/27Mar CPT-LHR. Repainted with
standard BA titles on 28Mar and back in service as BA025
01Apr LHR-HKG.

G-CIVB 'Chelsea Rose', last service with British Asia
Airways titles was BA074/03Apr LOS-LHR. Repainted with
standard BA titles on 05Apr and back in service as BA099
07Apr LHR-YYZ.

G-CIVF, CIVG, CIVH, CIVK all old c/s, all due to be
repainted into Union Flag c/s over the next few weeks.

B757

G-BIKM departed LHR as Boeing213 on 23Apr for freighter
conversion in the USA.

G-BMRB 'Union Flag', final revenue service was BA551
01May FCO-LHR. Ferried to Southend same day as BA9262E.
Stood down, TT 30,071 hrs, 22,057 cycles.

wfu 757s - where are they now? :

BIKN 'Rendezvous' - QLA
BIKO 'Benyhone Tartan' - LHR
BIKR 'Union Flag' - SEN
BIKS old c/s - SEN
BIKW 'Union Flag' - LHR
BMRA 'Paithani' - LHR
BMRB 'Union Flag' - SEN
BMRC 'British Olympic' - SEN
BMRD 'Chelsea Rose' - QLA
BMRE 'Union Flag' - QLA
BMRH 'Nalanji Dreaming'- SEN
BMRI 'Blomsterang' - SEN
BMRJ 'Grand Union' - LHR

B767

G-BNWC 'Rendezvous', in store since Oct01, flew LHR-MHV
as BA9271P/16Apr for desert storage.

G-BNWO (old c/s), final service in this livery was BA228
13Apr BWI-LHR. Repainted in Union Flag c/s and back
in service as BA229/24Apr LHR-BWI. This was the last 767
remaining in old livery.

G-BNWW 'Union Flag', in store since Oct01, flew BHX-MHV
as BA9254P/12Apr for desert storage.

G-BNWY 'Union Flag', in store since Oct01, ferried
BHX-LHR as BA9269E/07Apr for pre-service prep. Not yet
back in service as at 02May.

B777

G-YMMJ rolled out on 22Apr with "Official Airline England
Football Team" titles and logo on fuselage sides. First
flight with these marks was BA145/24Apr LHR-DAC.

G-YMMK rolled out on 23Apr with "Official Airline England
Football Team" titles and logo on fuselage sides. First
flight with these marks was BA005/23Apr LHR-NRT.

G-ZZZD (old c/s), final revenue service was BA262/29Apr
RUH-LHR. Titles and logo painted out, and ferried LHR-CWL
as BA9184P for parking. TT 24,938 hrs, 5,755 cycles.
Due to be decommissioned and returned to Boeing.

G-ZZZE 'Union Flag', final revenue service was BA082
12Apr ABV-ACC-LHR. Stood down, TT 24,263 hrs, 5,710 cycles.
Titles and logo removed on 13Apr and ferried to Cardiff
as BA9182P/15Apr for decommissioning. Aircraft is being
returned to Boeing.

CRJ

G-MSKO (white tail) stood down from MSK service on 17Apr.

CRJ700

G-MRSI d/d to Maersk UK at BHX on 10Apr. First revenue
service was BA8344/14Apr BHX-BFS.


Michael SFO
 Smile/happy/getting dizzy





3 replies: All unread, jump to last
 
User currently offlineBA777 From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2001, 2181 posts, RR: 7
Reply 1, posted (12 years 7 months 2 weeks 5 days 14 hours ago) and read 2231 times:

Questions:

1) Why is G-ZZZE ferried to Cadiff, i thought the 777s were doing well!?

2) G-MEDB, why stood down?

3) G-BNLB, why parked @ Cardiff??

BA777  Sad


User currently offlineGordonroxburgh From United Kingdom, joined Jul 2000, 550 posts, RR: 20
Reply 2, posted (12 years 7 months 2 weeks 5 days 14 hours ago) and read 2224 times:

If you just copy and paste from another website, why don't you credit it and say where it came from!!!!

http://www.avnclub.demon.co.uk/


User currently offlineKirstey From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2001, 110 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (12 years 7 months 2 weeks 5 days 14 hours ago) and read 2206 times:

G-BMRB 'Union Flag', final revenue service was BA551
01May FCO-LHR. Ferried to Southend same day as BA9262E.
Stood down, TT 30,071 hrs, 22,057 cycles.


Hmm 777 - G-BMRB actually flew from LHR-EDI-LHR on Saturday 4th, I can say that with some authority from the RHS! it went to Southend on the Sunday, for maintainence and coming to an airport near you soon!



Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
British Airways Fleet Problems? MAS Order News! posted Sat Apr 1 2000 07:40:40 by DeltaAir
British Airways Fleet Purchase Plans posted Thu Oct 19 2006 16:41:02 by JumpJet
British Airways's Fleet Plan posted Wed Apr 21 2004 18:43:57 by Businessboy
British Airways Fleet? posted Sun Jan 7 2001 18:52:24 by AF777
British Airways Fleet posted Sat Nov 11 2000 04:28:14 by Dellatorre
British Airways Fleet? posted Mon Oct 23 2000 15:35:57 by Thom@s
British Airways Schedule Updates - Plus Fleet News posted Wed Apr 6 2005 00:21:24 by FlyCaledonian
British Airways Clarifies Long-haul Fleet Renewal posted Wed Mar 15 2006 06:31:32 by Jacobin777
British Airways News From Its Conference Call posted Fri Feb 3 2006 16:16:16 by Concorde001
British Airways B767/B757 Fleet posted Sun Jan 22 2006 15:41:12 by Dirkou