British Airways W17 London Heathrow long-haul changes as of 21JUL17

British Airways last week made additional changes to its planned London Heathrow long-haul operation for winter 2017/18 season, effective from 29OCT17. Latest adjustment as follow.

London Heathrow – Beijing 787-9 replaces previously filed 747-400, 1 daily
London Heathrow – Boston Previously planned 1 weekly 787-9 service, increases to 3 weekly (BA203/202 Day 134)
London Heathrow – Delhi BA257/256 4-class 777-200ER replaces 787-9 (Overall 1 daily each 747 and 777)
London Heathrow – Dubai Previously planned 1 daily 747-400 and 2 daily 787-9, revised to 1 daily 747-400 and 2 daily 777-200ER
London Heathrow – Hong Kong 29OCT17 – 27FEB18 BA027/028 777-200ER replaces -300ER on Day 136 from LHR (Day 247 from HKG)
London Heathrow – Las Vegas 07JAN18 – 14JAN18 Previously not reported, overall service during this week increases from 10 to 14 weekly
London Heathrow – Lagos Boeing 747-400 replaces 4-class 777-200ER, 1 daily
London Heathrow – Mexico City eff 29OCT17 787-9 replaces 747-400, 5 weekly. Previously effective from 01NOV17
London Heathrow – Moscow Domodedovo BA233/232 787-9 replaces 777-200ER on Day 246
London Heathrow – Rio de Janeiro Galeao Planned increase from 5 to 6 weekly remains unchanged. Previously filed 787-9 service, replacing 777-200ER, has switched to 787-8
London Heathrow – Riyadh 777-200ER replaces 747-400 on Day x467 from LHR, Day x157 from RUH
London Heathrow – Tel Aviv Operational aircraft changes
BA163/162 777-200ER replaces 787-8
BA165/164 1 of 7 weekly flight operated by 747-400, replacing 777-200ER

London Heathrow – Tokyo Narita Previously not specified, Boeing 777 replaces 787-9 in winter season. 777-300ER operates 2 weekly (Day 26 from LHR, Day 37 from NRT), -200ER operates 5 weekly
London Heathrow – Washington Dulles BA293/292 787-9 replaces 777-200ER, 1 daily. Selected service on Day 6 continues to be operated by 777-200ER

Previously reported changes:
London Heathrow – Atlanta 787-9 operates 1 daily, replacing 777-200ER/-300ER
London Heathrow – Houston Operational aircraft changes
BA195/194 777-200ER replaces 747-400
BA197/196 777-200ER replaces 787-9

London Heathrow – Johannesburg A380 operation increases from 10 weekly in NW16 to 14 weekly
London Heathrow – Los Angeles Addition of 3rd daily service as BA281/280, with 787-9
London Heathrow – Muscat eff 29OCT17 787-9 operates 5 weekly, replacing 777-200ER
London Heathrow – New Orleans Increase from 4 to 5 weekly, new flight operates on Tuesdays with 787-8
London Heathrow – San Diego 747-400 operates 1 daily, replacing 777-300ER (identical to W16)
London Heathrow – San Francisco Operational aircraft changes
BA285/284 747-400 replaces 777-200ER
BA287/286 A380 service reduces from 7 to 3 weekly (Day 467). Day 123 operated by 777-200ER, Day 5 by 747-400

London Heathrow – Sao Paulo Guarulhos 777-300ER operates 1 daily, replacing -200ER
London Heathrow – Shanghai Pu Dong Operational aircraft changes
BA169/168 (daily) 777-300ER replaces 787-9
BA161/160 (3 weekly) 787-9 replaces 777-200ER

London Heathrow – Tehran Imam Khomeini Service reduces from 7 to 5 weekly (Day x15 from LHR, Day 26 from IKA), 3-class 777-200ER service
London Heathrow – Tokyo Haneda 777-300ER service now scheduled to operate on year-round basis, replacing previously scheduled -200ER from 29OCT17

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