Then & Now: British Airways Fleet 2005 vs 2015

British Airways, the third largest airline by fleet size in Western Europe, made many alterations to its fleet over the last 10 years. Here is a comparative infographic of British Airways' fleet changes from 2005 to 2015.

British Airways has the third largest fleet in Western Europe. Although British Airways' fleet in 2015 is only 25 aircraft more than in 2005, the airline drastically transformed its composition over the last decade. British Airways retired five types of aircraft--the Airbus A320-100, Boeing 737-300, Boeing 737-500, Boeing 747-400F and Boeing 757-200--and introduced new ones, including the Airbus A380, Boeing 787-8 and Boeing 777-300ER. The airline also added 41 Airbus A320-200s, bringing its total of Airbus aircraft to 136. Below is a visual comparison of British Airways' fleet in 2005 and 2015, according to Aviation Week data. Slide over the graphic to see more fleet details.


Credit: Aviation Week

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