(Register or Login)
  43 Votes (4.70 Average) and 22,261 Views  

Boeing 777-200 (G-STBA) - Flight 2TG from LHR-ATL on January 12, 2018 over the North Atlantic
/images/icons/csMagGlass.png medium / large / full

Boeing 777-200 (G-STBA)

Submitted

Flight 2TG from LHR-ATL on January 12, 2018 over the North Atlantic

Comments

Please log in or register to post a comment.

bigkahuna400
how does one get a picture like this?
Christos Psarras
The caption and registration are incorrect; this is G-STBA, a Boeing 777-336(ER).
Tom PawleshPhoto Uploader
Sorry about that typo. Yes, you are correct it is G-STBA. This was taken on the North Atlantic Track System (NATS). We frequently pass or are passed by other aircraft on the same Track. We are separated by 1000' vertically and are allowed to offset 1 or 2 miles right of center (called SLOP, Strategic Lateral Offset Procedures). We were centered while G-STBA was one mile off our right, 1000' below and passing us. GOOD EYES TO READ THAT REGISTRATION!!
Tom
CHRIS ROBEY
Great comment Tom. Don't you just love the acronyms! SLOP for heaven's sake...RVSM all sounds great in theory, but 1000feet vertical separation is barely four times the fuselage length of a B773, nicely illustrated in this shot. Even taking into account tail height, esp.on an A380, further cuts the separation down significantly where there is no lateral offset involved. Call me conservative! Better get back to my(paper)Jepp amendments...
braxtron
Raked wingtips = 773 :)
ACTIVITY LOG
Want a full history search for G-STBA dating back to 1998? Buy now. Get it within one hour.
Date Aircraft Origin Destination Departure Arrival Duration
30-Jul-2021 B77WChicago O'Hare Intl ()London Heathrow () 06:23PM CDT 07:23AM BST (+1) 6:59
30-Jul-2021 B77WLondon Heathrow ()Chicago O'Hare Intl () 12:04PM BST 01:45PM CDT 7:40
29-Jul-2021 B77WGreenville/Spartanburg Intl ()London Heathrow () 07:06PM EDT 07:25AM BST (+1) 7:19
29-Jul-2021 B77LLondon Heathrow ()Greenville/Spartanburg Intl () 01:13PM BST 04:28PM EDT 8:14
29-Jul-2021 777Suvarnabhumi Bangkok Int'l ()London Heathrow () 01:33AM +07 07:42AM BST 12:08
27-Jul-2021 777London Heathrow ()Suvarnabhumi Bangkok Int'l () 10:13PM BST 03:18PM +07 (+1) 11:04
23-Jul-2021 B77WJohn F Kennedy Intl ()London Heathrow () 08:32PM EDT 07:34AM BST (+1) 6:02
23-Jul-2021 B77WLondon Heathrow ()John F Kennedy Intl () 12:07PM BST 01:59PM EDT 6:51
22-Jul-2021 B77WGreenville/Spartanburg Intl ()London Heathrow () 07:04PM EDT 07:16AM BST (+1) 7:11
22-Jul-2021 B77LLondon Heathrow ()Greenville/Spartanburg Intl () 01:44PM BST 04:56PM EDT 8:11
22-Jul-2021 777Suvarnabhumi Bangkok Int'l ()London Heathrow () 01:31AM +07 07:15AM BST 11:43
20-Jul-2021 777London Heathrow ()Suvarnabhumi Bangkok Int'l () 10:25PM BST 03:32PM +07 (+1) 11:06
19-Jul-2021 B77WSão Paulo-Guarulhos Int'l ()London Heathrow () 12:41AM -03 03:32PM BST 10:51
18-Jul-2021 B77WLondon Heathrow ()São Paulo-Guarulhos Int'l () 03:55PM BST 10:46PM -03 10:50
17-Jul-2021 B77WGreenville/Spartanburg Intl ()London Heathrow () 09:19PM EDT 09:43AM BST (+1) 7:24
Basic users (becoming a basic user is free and easy!) view 3 months history. Join
 

Login

Don't have an account? Register now (free) for customized features, flight alerts, and more!
This website uses cookies. By using and further navigating this website, you accept this.
Dismiss
Did you know that FlightAware flight tracking is supported by advertising?
You can help us keep FlightAware free by allowing ads from FlightAware.com. We work hard to keep our advertising relevant and unobtrusive to create a great experience. It's quick and easy to whitelist ads on FlightAware or please consider our premium accounts.
Dismiss