Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Returns from Las Vegas.

April 22, 2017

Following the technical issue it encountered on 20th April, Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST departed Las Vegas this afternoon operating the delayed VS86 Las Vegas – Manchester of 20th April as VS86A.
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Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-400 G-VAST Las Vegas Technical Issue.

April 20, 2017

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST operated VS85 Manchester – Las Vegas this afternoon, however the return VS86 has been delayed at least overnight due to a technical issue.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Positions to Xiamen Maintenance.

December 18, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST positioned London Gatwick – Xiamen for maintenance late this morning as VS819P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Returns from Frankfurt Maintenance.

September 10, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST , which has been under maintenance at Frankfurt since 2nd September, positioned Frankfurt – London Gatwick this evening as VS819P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Positions to Frankfurt Maintenance.

September 2, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST positioned London Gatwick – Frankfurt for maintenance this morning as VS811P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Positioning Flight.

May 27, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST positioned London Gatwick – Glasgow as VS71P this morning in order to operate VS71 Glasgow – Orlando.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Positioning Flight.

May 13, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST positioned London Gatwick – Glasgow as VS71P this morning in order to operate VS71 Glasgow – Orlando.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST VS44 Gatwick Oil Spill.

February 29, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST landing at London Gatwick as VS44 from Las Vegas (depart Las Vegas 28th February) spilled oil on the runway causing London Gatwick to be closed to all traffic whilst the runway was cleared.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Returns from Montego Bay.

January 16, 2016

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST departed Montego Bay this evening operating yesterday’s delayed VS66 Montego Bay – London Heathrow as VS66A.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Montego Bay Technical Issue.

January 15, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST operated VS65 London Gatwick – Montego Bay this morning, however the return VS66 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Positions for New York JFK Rotation

September 18, 2015

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST positioned Manchester – London Heathrow as VS809P this afternoon after arriving as VS86 from Las Vegas in order to operate the VS9/VS10 London Heathrow – New York JFK rotation. The use of a leisure configuration aircraft on this route is very unusual.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Positioning Flight.

June 5, 2015

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST positioned London Gatwick – Glasgow as VS71P this morning in order to operate VS71 Glasgow – Orlando.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Returns from Amsterdam Maintenance.

May 19, 2015

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST, which has been under maintenance at Amsterdam since May 17th, positioned Amsterdam – London Gatwick this evening as VS816P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Positions to Amsterdam Maintenance.

May 17, 2015

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST positioned London Gatwick – Amsterdam for maintenance as VS815P this morning.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Returns from Xiamen Maintenance.

February 10, 2015

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST, which has been under maintenance at Xiamen since 11th January, positioned Xiamen – London Gatwick in the early hours of this morning as VS820P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Positioning Flight and Xiaman Maintenance Flight.

January 10, 2015

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST positioned Manchester – London Gatwick as VS74P this morning after arriving as VS78 from Bridgetown. During the evening the aircraft positioned London Gatwick – Xiamen as VS819P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST VS75 Orlando Bird Strike.

April 3, 2014

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST operating VS75 Manchester – Orlando encountered a bird strike on approach to Orlando this afternoon. The aircraft was cleared to operate the return VS76 after a delay of four hours.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Returns from Antigua.

September 29, 2013

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST departed Antigua this evening operating yesterday’s delayed VS34 Antigua – London Gatwick as VS34A.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Antigua Technical Issue.

September 28, 2013

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST operated VS33 London Gatwick – Antigua today, however the return VS34 Antigua – London Gatwick has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Returns from Frankfurt Maintenance.

March 21, 2013

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST, which has been under maintenance at Frankfurt since February 19th, positioned Frankfurt – London Gatwick this afternoon as VS812P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Positions to Frankfurt Maintenance.

February 19, 2013

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R positioned London Gatwick – Frankfurt for maintenance this afternoon as VS911P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VAST Operates Combined Las Vegas Service.

January 20, 2013

The VS943/VS944 London Gatwick – Manchester – Las Vegas rotation operated again today and was flown by Boeing 747-41R G-VAST.
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B747-400 G-VAST VS73 Gatwick Diversion.

August 24, 2012

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R operating VS73 Manchester – Orlando stopped climbing at around 14,000 feet to the south west of Liverpool due to a flaps problem. The aircraft circled over the Irish Sea off North Wales climbing to 18,000 feet whilst dumping fuel then diverted to London Gatwick. The aircraft was able to continue...
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B747-400 G-VAST Returns from Hong Kong Reconfiguration.

July 9, 2012

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-41R G-VAST, which has been undergoing maintenance and reconfiguration at HAECO in Hong Kong since May 27th, positioned Hong Kong – London Gatwick today as VS812P. This is the second Boeing 747-400 to be fitted in the 14J/66W/375Y configuration.
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Boeing 747-400 G-VAST to Hong Kong Maintenance.

May 26, 2012

Boeing 747-41R G-VAST positioned London Gatwick – Hong Kong this afternoon where it will undergo maintenance at HAECO expected to include reconfiguration to 14J/66W/375Y.
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G-VAST Returns to Gatwick.

January 8, 2012

Having operated two London Heathrow – New York JFK rotations since arriving from London Gatwick on 6 January Boeing 747-41R G-VAST positioned London Heathrow – London Gatwick this morning as VS808P.
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G-VAST Positions to Heathrow.

January 6, 2012

Boeing 747-41R G-VAST, which has been out of service at London Gatwick since 2 January, positioned to London Heathrow this morning as VS807P.
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G-VAST to Manila Maintenance.

September 11, 2009

Boeing 747-41R G-VAST positioned London Gatwick – Manila today for maintenance at Lufthansa Technik.
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Manchester 747-400 Swap.

March 29, 2012

Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL positioned London Gatwick – Manchester today as VS807P this afternoon then operated VS85 Manchester – Las Vegas. Meanwhile Boeing 747-41R G-VAST, which had arrived into Manchester as VS74 from Orlando, positioned Manchester – London Gatwick as VS808P.
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