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AA Flight or BA Flight

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AA Flight or BA Flight

I'm flying out of heathrow in May and i'm flying with AA Airlines but operated by BA.

What will the flight be American Airlines or British Airways?

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1. Re: AA Flight or BA Flight

If it's operated by BA then you'll be flying BA. The flight number will be a giveaway too of who you're flying with if you let us know.

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2. Re: AA Flight or BA Flight

with BA out of heathrow you will be using T5

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3. Re: AA Flight or BA Flight

Sometimes codeshares can carry both airlines flight number sun magic ie they have more than one flight number.

Billy, if it's operated by BA, it's a BA flight.

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4. Re: AA Flight or BA Flight

Yes Froggy all code share flights have multiple flight numbers. But if the BA flight number is a lowish number then it's more than likely operated by BA.

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5. Re: AA Flight or BA Flight

Oneworld flights usually have many flightnumbers on long haul flights (BAxxx, AYxxxx, AAxxxx, IBxxxx..) because of the trans-Atlantic joint business model they have created (they have agreed to sell tickets to all of each others flights and share the profits, means more codeshare flights).

You can of course check the actual carrier from the Airlines' sites but as such the flightnumber only tells who sold the ticket. The phrase "Operated By" tells you what airline is actually flying the route.

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6. Re: AA Flight or BA Flight

with BA out of heathrow you will be using T5

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Not necessarily.

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