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BA117: British Airways flight 117, London Heathrow (LHR) to New York (JFK)

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Flight details

Flight number: BA117

Operated by: British Airways

From: London Heathrow (LHR, EGLL), United Kingdom - Terminal 5

To: New York John F. Kennedy International (JFK, KJFK), United States - Terminal 7

Aircraft seating: First, Club World, World Traveller Plus and World Traveller class configuration. Find the best seat on this flight with SeatGuru

About British Airways

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Website: www.ba.com

Timetable information

Departure days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Departure time: 08:30 (London)

Arrival time: 11:00 (New York)

Duration: 07 hours 30min

Distance: 3,452 miles (5, 555 km)

Code share information

This flight is operated by British Airways, and marketed as a code share by the following airlines:

Iberia: IB4613

American Airlines: AA6138



Aircraft: Boeing 747-400

Boeing 747

Technical information

Passenger capacity: up to 345 (4 class)
Length: 70.9m (231 feet 10 inches)
Wingspan: 64.4m (211 feet 5 inches)
Height: 19.4m (68 feet 8 inches)
Engines: 4× Rolls Royce RB211-524H
Maximum speed: 988km/h (614mph, Mach 0.92)
Range: 13,450km (8,357 miles)


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