The Boeing 747 in question, G-CIVX on flight BA117
Due to difficulty keeping a door handle securely shut, a British Airways Boeing 747 destined for New York, made an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport, just 11 minutes after becoming airborne.
Due to the nature of the situation, the pilots halted their climb, keeping the aircraft low [...]
New York is one of the most vibrant and exciting cities in the world – “the city so good they named it twice.”
47 million tourists visit New York City each year and it’s not hard to see why.
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New York is the busiest international passenger airport in the USA, and is the most active route flown from Heathrow.
London to New York is one of the biggest routes in commercial aviation – and from 28th March it will grow when Continental Airlines adds an extra two daily services between London Heathrow and New York’s Newark airport.
The news follows success of British Airways’ Business class only route from London City to New York. They [...]