British Airways S13 Long-Haul Operation Changes as of 17DEC12

As per 17DEC12 GDS timetable and inventory display, latest changes to British Airways’ Summer 2013 Long-Haul Operation changes as follows. Additional changes remain possible.

London Heathrow – Bangkok Service cancelled on following dates from LHR:
02APR13, 23APR13, 01MAY13, 08MAY13, 15MAY13, 22MAY13, 27MAY13, 10JUN13, 25JUN13, 02SEP13, 09SEP13, 17SEP13, 02OCT13, 09OCT13, 21OCT13

London Heathrow – Cairo 01JUL13 – 04OCT13 Boeing 767 replaces Airbus A321 (CAI from 02JUL13 to 05OCT13)
London Heathrow – Chicago BA297/296 11APR13 – 16MAY13 Boeing 747-400 replaces 777-200ER
London Heathrow – Houston BA197/196 operates with Boeing 747-400 instead of 777-200ER on following period
07APR13 – 14APR13 Day x17
15APR13 – 21APR13 Day 137
23APR13 – 28APR13 Day x145
30APR13 – 05MAY13 Day x1
07MAY13 – 23MAY13 Day x15
25MAY13 – 30MAY13 Day x5

London Heathrow – Jeddah* Service increases from 5 weekly to daily, 767 operating
London Heathrow – Johannesburg eff 29APR13 Service increases from 14 to 17 weekly once again for Northern Summer season, 777-200ER operating on BA033/034 (BA033/034 from 29APR13 to 31MAY13 operates with 747-400 on Day 1 from LHR, Day 2 from JNB)
London Heathrow – Luanda* Service increases from 2 weekly (Day 25 from LHR) to 3 weekly (Day 7 from LHR)
London Heathrow – Miami Service reduces from 3 to 2 daily
London Heathrow – Rio de Janeiro* Planned service increase from 6 weekly (Day x2) to daily
BA249 LHR1315 – 2055GIG 777 D
BA248 GIG2250 – 1400+1LHR 777 D

*It is also possible that BA is planning to adjust operational days, instead of frequency increase. Additional changes will be reported in the future.

Planned NEW Airbus A380 and Boeing 787 aircraft operation remains pending.

Previously reported changes:
London City – Shannon – New York JFK – London City BA003/004 service not operating during following period: 18MAR13 – 16APR13 (Previously reported), 31JUL13 – 30AUG13
London Heathrow – Amman Service increases from daily to 11 weekly
London Heathrow – Boston Service increases from 3 to 4 daily
London Heathrow – Chennai Summer operation increases from 5 weekly in S12 to 6 weekly (Day x3 from LHR, Day x4 from MAA; 3-class 777-200ER operating)
London Heathrow – Delhi
BA257/256 31MAY13 – 23APR13/03MAY13 – 25MAY13 Service reduce from daily to 6 weekly (Overall operation is 13 weekly)
BA143/142 Currently scheduled to be operated by 777-200ER, replacing 747-400 (Further changes possible)

London Heathrow – Hong Kong BA027/028 operates with Boeing 747-400 instead of 777-300ER (Overall 2 daily 747)
London Heathrow – Hyderabad Summer operation increases from 5 weekly in S12 to 6 weekly (Day x7 from LHR, Day x1 from HYD; 767 operating)
London Heathrow – Kuwait City Boeing 747-400 service continues operating on/after 31MAR13, replacing 777-200ER in S12
London Heathrow – Los Angeles BA278/279 operates with Boeing 747-400 instead of 777-300ER (Overall 3 daily 747 in S13)
London Heathrow – Mexico City Service increases from 4 to 5 weekly, 747-400 service
London Heathrow – New York JFK 31MAR13 – 15APR13 BA113/114 cancelled (Overall service reduced from 8 to 7 daily)
London Heathrow – Phoenix 7th weekly service introduced during selected period in Winter 2012/13, is maintained on/after 31MAR13
London Heathrow – Singapore – Sydney Boeing 777-300ER replaces 747-400
London Heathrow – Tokyo Haneda 29APR13 – 19MAY13 Service reduced from 5 weekly to 3 weekly (4 weekly 20MAY13 – 30MAY13)
London Heathrow – Tokyo Narita 29AUG13 – 12SEP13 Boeing 747-400 replaces 777-300ER (NRT 30AUG13 – 13SEP13)
London Heathrow – Toronto Service increases from 14 to 17 weekly
London Heathrow – Vancouver eff 01JUN13 Service increases from daily to 12 weekly once again for Summer season (Previously to start from 01MAY13)
London Gatwick – Antigua – San Juan San Juan service cancelled. BA maintains London – Antigua sector
London Gatwick – Male – Colombo Male – Colombo sector starts from 14APR13, 3 weekly 777-200ER service (Colombo is service resumption)
Paris Orly – Newark 03MAR13 – 30MAR13 BA8001/8002 service cancelled (Overall service reduced to 1 daily)