Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL Positions for Belfast – Orlando Service.

June 19, 2017

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL positioned Manchester – Belfast International as VS861P early this afternoon in order to operate the first VS161 Belfast International – Orlando of the 2017 season.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL Operates from London Heathrow.

April 20, 2017

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL operated the VS45/VS46 London Heathrow – New York JFK rotation today.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL Operates from London Heathrow.

April 19, 2017

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL operated the VS45/VS138 London Heathrow – New York JFK rotation today.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL Positions for Heathrow Service.

April 18, 2017

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL positioned London Gatwick – London Heathrow as VS807P early this afternoon in order to operate the VS45/VS46 London Heathrow – New York JFK rotation. This is only the second use of a Boeing 747-400 in service from London Heathrow since regular services ended on March 29th 2016.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL Operates Las Vegas Extra.

October 24, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL operated an additional London Gatwick – Las Vegas rotation early this afternoon as VS951/VS952.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL VS44 Las Vegas Technical Return.

August 6, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL operating VS44 Las Vegas – London Gatwick stopped the climb at 8,000ft due to a wheel well fire indication and returned to Las Vegas for a safe landing. The aircraft was able to operate the flight after around two hours on the ground.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL VS93 New York JFK Disruption Diversion.

April 14, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL operating VS93 London Gatwick – Cancun diverted via New York JFK this afternoon due to a disruptive passenger on board.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL Returns from Xiamen Maintenance.

March 22, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL, which has been under maintenance at Xiamen since 1st March, positioned Xiamen – London Gatwick late tonight as VS820P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL Positions to Xiamen Maintenance.

February 29, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL positioned London Gatwick – Xiamen for maintenance this evening as VS819P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL VS27 Goose Bay and JFK Diversions.

July 24, 2015

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL operating VS27 London Gatwick – Orlando diverted to Goose Bay this afternoon due to a medical emergency on board, Crew did not then have sufficient hours to reach Orlando so the aircraft continued Goose Bay – New York JFK where crew changed, before continuing New York JFK – Orlando...
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL Positions for Belfast – Orlando Inaugural.

June 25, 2015

Virgin Atlantic commenced a limited series of flights on the Belfast International – Orlando route today with Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL positioning London Gatwick – Belfast International as VS161P this morning in order to operate the inaugural VS161 Belfast International – Orlando service.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL London Gatwick Test Flight.

April 21, 2014

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL, which arrived back from maintenance at Xiamen yesterday, undertook a London Gatwick – London Gatwick test flight this morning as VS81T.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL Returns from Xiamen Maintenance.

April 20, 2014

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL, which has been under maintenance at Xiamen since 20th March, positioned Xiamen – London Gatwick early this morning as VS820P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL Positions to Xiamen Maintenance.

March 19, 2014

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL positioned London Gatwick – Xiamen for maintenance this evening as VS819P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL Returns from Orlando.

June 8, 2013

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL departed Orlando this evening operating yesterday’s delayed VS74 as VS1074.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL Orlando Technical Issue.

June 7, 2013

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL operated VS73 Manchester – Orlando today, however the return VS74 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.
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B747-400 G-VGAL Returns from Orlando.

October 28, 2012

Following yesterday’s technical issue Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL departed Orlando this evening operating yesterday’s delayed VS16 Orlando – London Gatwick using callsign VS16A.
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B747-400 G-VGAL Orlando Technical Issue.

October 27, 2012

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL operated VS15 London Gatwick – Orlando today however the return VS16 has been delayed overnight indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.
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B747-400 G-VGAL Returns from Xiamen Reconfiguration.

October 7, 2012

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL, which has been at Xiamen since September 12th, positioned Xiamen – London Gatwick as VS812P today. The aircraft has been refurbished and reconfigured to 14J/66W/375Y
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VGAL Positions for Xiamen Reconfiguration.

September 11, 2012

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL positioned London Gatwick – Xiamen this evening as VS811P where the aircraft will be reconfigured into 14J/66W/375Y configuration. The aircraft had been scheduled to depart on 8th September. All previous reconfigurations have been undertaken at Hong Kong.
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B747-400 G-VGAL Operates Delayed Las Vegas Service.

August 28, 2012

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL operated yesterday’s delayed VS43/VS44 London Gatwick – Las Vegas rotation this morning as VS43A/VS44A. Today’s scheduled rotation on the route was operated by sister G-VLIP.
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Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL to Frankfurt Maintenance.

July 3, 2012

Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL positioned London Gatwick – Frankfurt this evening as VS811P where the aircraft will receive attention at Lufthansa Technic.
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B747-400 G-VGAL Operates Cancun Inaugural.

June 12, 2012

Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL operated today’s inaugural VS93/VS94 London Gatwick – Cancun service. The service will operate twice weekly on Tuesdays and Saturdays.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VROY Positioning Flight.

June 8, 2013

Due to the technical issue encountered by sister G-VGAL yesterday, Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VROY positioned London Gatwick – Manchester this morning as VS73P in order to operate VS73 Manchester – Orlando.
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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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Gatwick Inbounds Divert to Stansted.

January 3, 2012

High winds at London Gatwick caused  two inbound flights to divert via London Stansted this morning, each having had two attempts to land at London Gatwick. The affected flights were VS16 Orlando – London Gatwick operated by Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL and VS44 Las Vegas – London Gatwick operated by sister G-VLIP.
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