British Airways to Launch A380 Vancouver Service from May 2016

Updated at 1200GMT 29JUL15 (Originally Posted at 0820GMT 29JUL15)

British Airways today (29JUL15) further revised planned London Heathrow – Vancouver operation for summer 2016 season, including the launch of Airbus A380 service, effective 01MAY16. This marks the first scheduled Airbus A380 passenger service in Vancouver.

BA087 LHR1240 – 1400YVR 772 x23
BA085 LHR1715 – 1840YVR 388 D

BA086 YVR1755 – 1115+1LHR 772 x23
BA084 YVR2050 – 1400+1LHR 388 D

BA085/084 will be replacing 747-400 from 01MAY16. Previously BA085/084 was to be switched to 777-200ER from 15MAY16. Initially Vancouver was to be served 7 weekly A380 and 5 weekly 777-200ER, however the seasonal 5 weekly BA087/086 has been removed from the inventory around mid-day Wednesday (29JUL15).