B377 London to New York

July 1951

BA 509 -Speedbird ‘the Monarch’.

London to New York  (fuel stops in Shannon/Prestwick and Gander)

  • Standard first class ticket price per passenger:
    • Single fare 133£ 19s  (2014 equivalent of £3,758.00)
    • Return fare 241£  3s  (2014 equivalent of £6,765.00)
  • Time schedule
    • 21.00 to 08.00 (09.00 DST) Local times
    • 20.00 to 13.00 Greenwich mean time
    • Flight time 17 hours (with two tech-stops)
  • Fuel planning
    • EGLL to EINN 1:10 x 3800lb + 0:45 x 3800 lbs = 7283 lb
    • EINN to CYQX 5:44 x 3800lb + 0:45 x 3800 lbs = 24637 lb
    • CYQX to KJFK 3:11 x 3800lb + 0:45 x 3800 lbs = 14947 lb
  • Flight plan leg 1
    • EGLL 2000
    • N0250 F200 CPT L9 SHA
    • EINN 0110 EIKY
  • Flight plan leg 2
    • EINN 0030
    • N300 F260 SHA DCT DOGAL NATA YOOPY DCT YQX
    • CYQX 0544 CYYT
  • Flight plan leg 3
    • CYQX 0950
    • N300 F260 YQX T612 YYG J573 ENE

Links

B377 information website

Historic Airline time tables

Money value date converter

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