Update: British Airways NW16 Johannesburg Operation Changes

Airlineroute last Friday (13MAY16) published British Airways’ planned Northern winter 2016/17 London Heathrow – Johannesburg operation, which sees the increase of A380 operational frequencies from 7 to 10 weekly. In the original report, it was stated that the A380 will operate 10 weekly flights from 30OCT16 to 27FEB17 (LHR departure), however this should be corrected as:

effective from 30OCT16 to 31DEC16, and from 01FEB17 to 27FEB17 (LHR departure. JNB departs the next day.)

BA055 LHR1800 – 0705+1JNB 388 D
BA057 LHR2050 – 0940+1JNB 744 x136
BA057 LHR2050 – 0940+1JNB 388 136

BA056 JNB2020 – 0525+1LHR 388 D
BA054 JNB2200 – 0715+1LHR 388 247
BA054 JNB2200 – 0715+1LHR 744 x247

BA057/054 will be operated by Boeing 747-400 on daily basis during the month of January 2017.