British Airways S16 London Heathrow Long-Haul Service Changes as of 09DEC15

2nd Update at 1515GMT; Originally posted at 1250GMT 09DEC15

British Airways today (09DEC15) further revised planned summer 2016 long-haul operation, which sees additional changes listed below. Note planned effective dates is based on LHR departure, while routes listed without effective date represents beginning from 27MAR16.

London Heathrow – Atlanta Boeing 777-300ER replaces -200ER on Day x1

London Heathrow – Beijing Operational aircraft adjustment
27MAR16 – 30SEP16 744 Daily
01OCT16 – 29OCT16 77W Day 12 (Day 23 from PEK) 772 Day x12 (Day x23 from PEK)

London Heathrow – Boston eff 01OCT16 BA239/238 Boeing 787-9 replaces 777-200ER

London Heathrow – Dubai eff 01OCT16 BA105/104 Boeing 787-9 replaces 777-200ER for 29 days

London Heathrow – Houston eff 01AUG16 BA197/196 Boeing 787-9 operates Day x457, replacing 777-200ER

London Heathrow – Jeddah eff 06JUL16 Boeing 787-9 replaces 777-200ER

London Heathrow – Kuwait City 07JUN16 – 26JUN16 4-class 777-200ER replaces 747-400

London Heathrow – Miami A380 to operate in the second-half of S16 on BA209/208
01JUL16 – 29AUG16 388 Day x23 744 Day 23
01OCT16 – 29OCT16 388 Daily

London Heathrow – Mumbai BA199/198 aircraft changes
27MAR16 – 31AUG16 77W Day 12 (Day 23 from BOM) 772 Day x12 (Day 23 from BOM)
eff 01SEP16 Boeing 787-9 operates daily, replacing 777-200ER/-300ER

London Heathrow – Newark eff 01AUG16 BA189/188 Boeing 787-9 replaces 777-200ER

London Heathrow – Shanghai Pu Dong Service increase from 7 to 10 weekly, effective 20FEB16, is maintained in Summer 2016 season
eff 01AUG16 BA169/168/1168 Boeing 787-9 replaces 777-200ER/-300ER, daily

London Heathrow – Tel Aviv Service operates 2 daily, with 777-200ER
BA165/164 4-class 777-200ER
BA163/162 3-class 777-200ER

London Heathrow – Tokyo Narita 4-class Boeing 777-200ER replaced by following:
27MAR16 – 30JUN16 3-class 777-200ER
eff 01JUL16 Boeing 787-9 (Revised as of 1500GMT)

Summary of Boeing 787-9 aircraft service entry in 2016 as follow:
eff 05FEB16 London Heathrow – Austin
eff 04MAY16 London Heathrow – San Jose CA
eff 01JUL16 London Heathrow – Tokyo Narita
eff 06JUL16 London Heathrow – Jeddah
eff 01AUG16 London Heathrow – Houston
eff 01AUG16 London Heathrow – Newark
eff 01AUG16 London Heathrow – Shanghai Pu Dong
eff 01SEP16 London Heathrow – Mumbai
eff 01OCT16 London Heathrow – Boston
eff 01OCT16 London Heathrow – Dubai (until 29OCT16)

Previously reported changes:
London Heathrow – Abuja eff 27MAR16 4-class 777-200ER continues operation, previously to be operated by 747-400
London Heathrow – Baltimore eff 01AUG16 Boeing 787-8 replaces 767-300ER, daily
London Heathrow – Las Vegas eff 27MAR16 Increase form 7 to 10 weekly, 11th weekly service to be added from 02MAY16
London Heathrow – Nassau – Grand Cayman eff 01JUL16 3-class 777-200ER replaces 767-300ER, 4 weekly
London Heathrow – New York JFK eff 27MAR16 Service reduce from 9 to 8 daily (1 daily frequency moves to London Gatwick, starting 01MAY16)
London Heathrow – San Diego eff 27MAR16 Boeing 747-400 replaces 777-200ER, daily (Previously scheduled to be operated by 777-300ER)
London Heathrow – Seattle eff 27MAR16 Increase from 11 to 12 weekly
London Heathrow – San Jose CA eff 04MAY16 NEW daily service with Boeing 787-9
London Heathrow – Tokyo Haneda 777-300ER replaces -200ER, 1 daily
London Heathrow – Toronto eff 27MAR16 Boeing 777-200ER aircraft operates all service, overall frequency during peak season reduces from 16 to 14 weekly
London Heathrow – Vancouver 01MAY16 – 30SEP16 Airbus A380 replaces 747-400. Overall frequency in summer 2016 reduces from 12 to 7 weekly
London Heathrow – Washington Dulles eff 27MAR16 BA217/216 Day 6 service operated by 747-400, replacing A380