Virgin Atlantic W18 London Heathrow service changes as of 28MAY18

Virgin Atlantic in recent weeks filed additional changes to its planned Northern winter 2018/19 operation at London Heathrow, effective 28OCT18. As of 28MAY18, planned changes include the following:

London Heathrow – Atlanta A330-300 replaces A340-600 during following: 17FEB19 – 21FEB19, 25FEB19 – 06MAR19
London Heathrow – Boston A340-600 replaces A330-300, except:
07JAN19 – 15JAN19 Day x34
16JAN19 – 28JAN19 Day x2
29JAN19 – 20FEB19 Daily
23FEB19 – 03MAR19 Day x45
08MAR19 – 23MAR19 Day 56

London Heathrow – Dubai eff 28OCT18 A330-300 continues operating daily, replacing planned 787-9
London Heathrow – Lagos A330-300 replaces A340-600 during following:
28OCT18 – 03JAN19 Daily
14JAN19 – 27JAN19 Day x56 (Day x67 from LOS, 15JAN19 – 28JAN19)
29JAN19 Day 2 (30JAN19 from LOS)
14FEB19 – 22MAR19 Daily (15FEB19 – 23MAR19 from LOS; Except 09MAR19 from LHR, 10MAR19 from LOS)

London Heathrow – Los Angeles VS007/008 A340-600 replaces 787-9 during following: 12JAN19 – 30JAN19, 15FEB19 – 05MAR19
London Heathrow – Newark A340-600 replaces A330-300 during following:
29OCT18 – 15JAN19 Day 12 (Except 18DEC18)
17JAN19 – 21JAN19 Day 14
29JAN19 – 05FEB19 Day 12
08FEB19 – 12FEB19 Day 125
17FEB19 – 21FEB19 Day x156
26FEB19 – 01MAR19 Day x167
08MAR19 Day 5
11MAR19 – 19MAR19 Day 12
26MAR19 Day 2

London Heathrow – New York JFK Service operated by A330-300/A340-600. Previously planned 787-9 service on selected flights cancelled
London Heathrow – San Francisco VS019/020 A340-600 replaces 787-9
London Heathrow – Washington Dulles A340-600 replaces A330-300 during following:
28OCT18 – 30DEC18 Day 567
08JAN19 – 15JAN19 Day 2
15FEB19 – 26FEB19 Day x4
01MAR19 – 08MAR19 Day 157
15MAR19 – 22MAR19 Day 56

Previously reported changes:
London Heathrow – Johannesburg eff 28OCT18 Increase from 1 to 2 daily, 787-9 service. Flight number VS601/602 will become VS449/450 from 14JAN19
London Heathrow – Lagos eff 14JAN19 New flight number designation, VS411/412 replaces VS651/652


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