Virgin Atlantic Airways (London), as previously reported, is phasing out its venerable Boeing 747-400 at London’s Heathrow Airport (LHR). According to an update by Airline Route, the last Boeing 747-400 arrival at LHR is now scheduled for February 21, 2016 instead of April 17, 2016.
The last flight is expected to be flight VS006 from Miami to LHR arriving on the morning of February 21.
The type will continue to be operated from London’s Gatwick Airport.
Copyright Photo: SPA/AirlinersGallery.com. Boeing 747-41R G-VROC (msn 32746) climbs away from London’s Heathrow Airport.