11. Feb 2019: United Airlines UA879 from London to Houston

Flight Number
Landed  UA879
Callsign: UAL879
Scheduled
Departure: 10:05 (10:05 UTC)
Arrival: 14:45 (20:45 UTC)
Actual
Departed: 10:26 (10:26 UTC)
21 min delayed

Arrived: 14:33 (20:33 UTC)
11 min early
Route Details
Flight Time:  10h 40m
Distance: 7,771km (4,826mi.)
Avg Speed:  728kmh (452mph)

Map

Airline Information



United Airlines, Inc., commonly referred to as United, is a major American airline headquartered at Willis Tower in Chicago, Illinois.[13] United operates a large domestic and international route network, with an extensive presence in the Asia-Pacific region.[14] United is a founding member of the Star Alliance, the world's largest airline alliance with a total of 28 member airlines.[15] Regional service is operated by independent carriers under the brand name United Express. United was established by the amalgamation of several airlines in the late 1920s, the oldest of these being Varney Air Lines, which was founded in 1926.[1]
Source: Wikipedia
About
Country:   United States
Identifier: UA/UAL
Callsign: UNITED
Alliance: Star Alliance
Frequent-Flyer Program: MileagePlus
Founded: Apr 1926
Started Operations: Mar 1931
Website: https://www.united.com
Source: Wikipedia
Plane Information
836 Total
411 currently flying
Average Age: 15 years
Newest: 1 month
Oldest: 37 years

Departure Airport: London

About
Name: London Heathrow Airport
Identifier:  LHR/EGLL
Serves:  London , England
Owner:  Heathrow Airport Holdings
Operator:  Heathrow Airport Limited
Public/Private:  Public
Local Time:  16. Jul 01:03 BST
Description: Heathrow Airport, also known as London Heathrow, is a major international airport in London, United Kingdom. Heathrow is the second busiest airport in the world by international passenger traffic, as well as the busiest airport in Europe by passenger traffic, and the seventh busiest airport in the world by total passenger traffic. It is one of six international airports serving Greater London. In 2018, it handled a record 80.1 million passengers, a 2.7% increase from 2017 as well as 480,339 aircraft movements, an increase of 4,715 from 2017.
Source: Wikipedia More Information
Location
Runways
Identifier Length (m/ft) Surface
09L/27R 3,902/12,802 Grooved asphalt
09R/27L 3,660/12,008 Grooved asphalt

Arrival Airport: Houston

About
Name: Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport
Identifier:  IAH/KIAH
Serves:  Greater Houston
Owner:  City of Houston
Operator:  Houston Airport System
Public/Private:  Public
Local Time:  15. Jul 19:03 CDT
Description: George Bush Intercontinental Airport is an international airport in Houston, Texas, United States, under class B airspace, serving the Greater Houston metropolitan area. Located about 23 miles north of Downtown Houston, between Interstate 45 and Interstate 69/U.S. Highway 59 with direct access to the Hardy Toll Road expressway, George Bush Intercontinental Airport has scheduled flights to a large number of domestic and international destinations. The airport, originally named "Houston Intercontinental Airport", was later renamed after George H. W. Bush, the 41st President of the United States.[5]
Source: Wikipedia
More Information
Location
Runways
Identifier Length (m/ft) Surface
15L/33R 12,001/12,001 Concrete
15R/33L 10,000/10,000 Concrete
9/27 10,000/10,000 Concrete
8L/26R 9,000/9,000 Concrete
8R/26L 9,402/9,402 Concrete

Aircraft Information

Registration and Type
Production
First Flight: May 1999 (20 years ago)
Seat Configuration
267 seats
50 Business 217 Economy

Recent Flights with the same Flight Number

Tue, 16. Jul
Scheduled:
09:30 BST
08:30 UTC
13:45 BST
18:45 UTC
10h 15m
Actual (estimated values):
09:29 BST
08:29 UTC
13:45 CDT
18:45 UTC
10h 15m
Mon, 15. Jul
Landed UA879 UAL879 United Airlines UA / UAL
London (LHR) Houston (IAH)
 N74007 B777-200 7,771km (4,826mi.)
Scheduled:
09:30 BST
08:30 UTC
13:45 BST
18:45 UTC
10h 15m
Actual (estimated values):
09:57 BST
08:57 UTC
+27 min
13:45 CDT
18:45 UTC
10h 15m
Sun, 14. Jul
Landed UA879 UAL879 United Airlines UA / UAL
London (LHR) Houston (IAH)
 N69020 B777-200 7,771km (4,826mi.)
Scheduled:
09:30 BST
08:30 UTC
13:45 BST
18:45 UTC
10h 15m
Actual:
11:37 BST
10:37 UTC
+127 min
14:38 CDT
19:38 UTC
+53 min
11h 8m
Sat, 13. Jul
Landed UA879 UAL879 United Airlines UA / UAL
London (LHR) Houston (IAH)
 N57016 B777-200 7,771km (4,826mi.)
Scheduled:
09:30 BST
08:30 UTC
13:45 BST
18:45 UTC
10h 15m
Actual:
09:57 BST
08:57 UTC
+27 min
13:20 CDT
18:20 UTC
-24 min
9h 50m
Fri, 12. Jul
Landed UA879 UAL879 United Airlines UA / UAL
London (LHR) Houston (IAH)
 N69020 B777-200 7,771km (4,826mi.)
Scheduled:
09:30 BST
08:30 UTC
13:45 BST
18:45 UTC
10h 15m
Actual:
10:06 BST
09:06 UTC
+36 min
13:30 CDT
18:30 UTC
-14 min
10h 0m
Thu, 11. Jul
Landed UA879 UAL879 United Airlines UA / UAL
London (LHR) Houston (IAH)
 N76021 B777-200 7,771km (4,826mi.)
Scheduled:
09:30 BST
08:30 UTC
13:45 BST
18:45 UTC
10h 15m
Actual:
10:00 BST
09:00 UTC
+30 min
13:35 CDT
18:35 UTC
-9 min
10h 5m
Wed, 10. Jul
Landed UA879 UAL879 United Airlines UA / UAL
London (LHR) Houston (IAH)
 N37018 B777-200 7,771km (4,826mi.)
Scheduled:
09:30 BST
08:30 UTC
13:45 BST
18:45 UTC
10h 15m
Actual:
09:50 BST
08:50 UTC
+20 min
12:56 CDT
17:56 UTC
-48 min
9h 26m
Tue, 09. Jul
Landed UA879 UAL879 United Airlines UA / UAL
London (LHR) Houston (IAH)
 N77022 B777-200 7,771km (4,826mi.)
Scheduled:
09:30 BST
08:30 UTC
13:45 BST
18:45 UTC
10h 15m
Actual:
09:52 BST
08:52 UTC
+22 min
13:00 CDT
18:00 UTC
-44 min
9h 30m
Mon, 08. Jul
Landed UA879 UAL879 United Airlines UA / UAL
London (LHR) Houston (IAH)
 N77006 B777-200 7,771km (4,826mi.)
Scheduled:
09:30 BST
08:30 UTC
13:45 BST
18:45 UTC
10h 15m
Actual:
09:49 BST
08:49 UTC
+19 min
13:03 CDT
18:03 UTC
-41 min
9h 33m
Sun, 07. Jul
Landed UA879 UAL879 United Airlines UA / UAL
London (LHR) Houston (IAH)
 N77006 B777-200 7,771km (4,826mi.)
Scheduled:
09:30 BST
08:30 UTC
13:45 BST
18:45 UTC
10h 15m
Actual:
10:00 BST
09:00 UTC
+30 min
13:46 CDT
18:46 UTC
+1 min
10h 16m
Sat, 06. Jul
Landed UA879 UAL879 United Airlines UA / UAL
London (LHR) Houston (IAH)
 N77019 B777-200 7,771km (4,826mi.)
Scheduled:
09:30 BST
08:30 UTC
13:45 BST
18:45 UTC
10h 15m
Actual:
09:42 BST
08:42 UTC
+12 min
13:12 CDT
18:12 UTC
-32 min
9h 42m