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London Airport profile
Last updated: 5 November 2013
General data
London Airport
Country: United Kingdom
IATA code:LHR
ICAO code: EGLL
Elevation: 83 feet / 25 m
Opened: 1929
Notams: Notams for EGLL
Airport history:  
1929Great West Aerodrome
1956London Airport
1966London-Heathrow Airport

Commercial flights (passengers and cargo) per year:

year2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
flights470707 469561 471452 476293 449233 460147 473207 475786 470890 472040 469783 457073

Aircraft types visiting the airport:
Airbus A320 (28.1%); Airbus A319 (19.8%); Boeing 777 (13.5%); Airbus A321 (8.9%); Boeing 767 (6.8%); Other (22.9%)

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35 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
03-DEC-2013Airbus A320-214 HB-IJB Swiss 0 London-Heath... A2
12-JUL-2013Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner ET-AOP Ethiopian Airlines 0 London-Heath... O2
24-MAY-2013Airbus A319-131 G-EUOE British Airways 0 London-Heath... A2
17-JAN-2008Boeing 777-236ER G-YMMM British Airways 0 London-Heath... A1
27-JUL-2007Airbus A321-231 G-EUXH British Airways 0 London-Heath...   A2
27-JUL-2007Boeing 777-236 G-VIIK British Airways 0 London-Heath...   A2
26-FEB-2007Boeing 777-222ER N786UA United Airlines 0 London-Heath...   A2
23-MAR-2004Boeing 747-436 G-BNLK British Airways 0 London-Heath...   A2
23-MAR-2004Airbus A321-211 EI-CPE Aer Lingus 0 London-Heath... A2
05-NOV-1997Airbus A340-311 G-VSKY Virgin Atlantic 0 London-Heath... A2
08-DEC-1996Fokker 50 PH-KVK KLM Cityhopper 0 London-Heath... A2
22-OCT-1988Boeing 747   Iran Air 0 London-Heath...   H2
29-MAR-1985Boeing 737-230   Lufthansa 0 London-Heath...   H2
27-DEC-1979Boeing 747-121SF N771PA Pan Am 0 London-Heath...   A2
11-JAN-1977Boeing 747   TWA 0 London-Heath...   H2
28-DEC-1975Hawker Siddeley HS-121 Trident 1C G-ARPC British Airways 0 London-Heath... O1
06-SEP-1970Boeing 707-458 4X-ATB El Al 1 London-Heath...   H2
22-JAN-1970Vickers 814 Viscount G-AWXI BMA 0 London-Heath... A1
29-JUL-1969Hawker Siddeley HS-121 Trident 1C G-ARPS BEA 0 London-Heath...   O1
03-JUL-1968Hawker Siddeley HS-121 Trident 1C G-ARPI BEA 0 London-Heath... O2
03-JUL-1968Hawker Siddeley HS-121 Trident 1C G-ARPT BEA 0 London-Heath... O1
03-JUL-1968Airspeed AS.57 Ambassador 2 G-AMAD BKS Air Transport 6 London-Heath... A1
08-APR-1968Boeing 707-465 G-ARWE BOAC 5 London-Heath... A1
27-OCT-1965Vickers 951 Vanguard G-APEE BEA 36 London Airpo...   A1
06-NOV-1963Douglas DC-8-54F CF-TJM TCAL 0 London Airpo... A2
14-AUG-1962Boeing 720-030B D-ABOM Lufthansa 0 London Airpo... A2
24-DEC-1960Boeing 707-436 G-APFN BOAC 0 London Airpo... A2
08-MAR-1960Handley Page HP.81 Hermes IVA G-ALDH Skyways 0 London Airpo... A1
02-MAR-1960Vickers 639 Viking 1 G-AGRV Hunting-Clan 0 London Airpo...   A2
07-JAN-1960Vickers 802 Viscount G-AOHU BEA 0 London Airpo...   A1
02-SEP-1958Vickers 621 Viking 1 G-AIJE Independent Air Travel 3+ 4 near London Airpo... A1
15-JAN-1955Vickers 701 Viscount G-AMOK BEA 0 London Airpo...   A2
28-OCT-1949Grumman G-73 Mallard NC2956 Superior Oil Corp. 6 London Heath...   A1
02-MAR-1948Douglas DC-3C OO-AWH Sabena 20 London Airpo...   A1
25-JUL-1947Avro 685 York C.1 G-AIUP Skyways 0 London Airpo...   A1

19 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
04-JUL-1965Armstrong Whitworth AW-650 Argosy 2 G-ASXL BEA 0 near Piacenza   A1
06-OCT-1964Vickers 951 Vanguard G-APEE BEA 0 Glasgow-Renf...   A2
29-FEB-1964Bristol 175 Britannia 312 G-AOVO British Eagle 83 Mt. Glungezer   A1
06-NOV-1963Douglas DC-8-54F CF-TJM TCAL 0 London Airpo... A2
09-SEP-1963Vickers 806 Viscount G-AOJC BEA 0 Genève-Coint...   A2
02-AUG-1963de Havilland DH-106 Comet 4B G-ARJN BEA 0 Milano-Linat...   A2
09-AUG-1961Vickers 610 Viking 3B G-AHPM Cunard Eagle Airways 39 near Stavanger   A1
05-JAN-1960Vickers 701 Viscount G-AMNY BEA 0 Malta-Luqa A... A1
24-DEC-1958Bristol 175 Britannia 312 G-AOVD BOAC 9 Sopley Park A1
02-DEC-1958Vickers 732 Viscount G-ANRR Hunting-Clan 6 Frimley   A1
22-OCT-1958Vickers 701C Viscount G-ANHC BEA 31 Anzio A1
17-OCT-1958Vickers 610 Viking 1B D-BELA Deutsche Flugdienst 0 Zele   A1
02-SEP-1958Vickers 621 Viking 1 G-AIJE Independent Air Travel 3+ 4 near London Airpo... A1
28-APR-1958Vickers 802 Viscount G-AORC BEA 0 Craigie A1
01-FEB-1958Douglas DC-7C N733PA Pan Am 0 Amsterdam-Sc... A2
17-NOV-1957Vickers 802 Viscount G-AOHP BEA 0 near Ballerup   A1
23-OCT-1957Vickers 802 Viscount G-AOJA BEA 7 Belfast-Nutt...   A1
15-JAN-1955Vickers 701 Viscount G-AMOK BEA 0 London Airpo...   A2
28-OCT-1949Grumman G-73 Mallard NC2956 Superior Oil Corp. 6 London Heath...   A1

13 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
27-OCT-1965Vickers 951 Vanguard G-APEE BEA 36 London Airpo...   A1
14-AUG-1962Boeing 720-030B D-ABOM Lufthansa 0 London Airpo... A2
24-DEC-1960Boeing 707-436 G-APFN BOAC 0 London Airpo... A2
08-MAR-1960Handley Page HP.81 Hermes IVA G-ALDH Skyways 0 London Airpo... A1
02-MAR-1960Vickers 639 Viking 1 G-AGRV Hunting-Clan 0 London Airpo...   A2
07-JAN-1960Vickers 802 Viscount G-AOHU BEA 0 London Airpo...   A1
17-FEB-1959Vickers 794D Viscount TC-SEV THY 14 near London-Gatwi... A1
24-DEC-1958Bristol 175 Britannia 312 G-AOVD BOAC 9 Sopley Park A1
02-DEC-1958Vickers 732 Viscount G-ANRR Hunting-Clan 6 Frimley   A1
10-JAN-1954de Havilland DH-106 Comet 1 G-ALYP BOAC 35 near Elba A1
02-FEB-1950Douglas C-47A (DC-3) PH-TEU KLM 7 near Dutch coast ...   A1
02-MAR-1948Douglas DC-3C OO-AWH Sabena 20 London Airpo...   A1
25-JUL-1947Avro 685 York C.1 G-AIUP Skyways 0 London Airpo...   A1