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Team GB swimmers arrive at London City Airport with British Airways.

24/07/2012

On Tuesday 24 July, Team GB swimmers arrived at London City Airport with British Airways, shortly after arriving the team made their way onto their coaches and set off to their camp, where they stay and prepare for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic games.

To commemorate the occasion, Team GB's aircraft was welcomed with a wonderful water salute from the emergency services team at the airport when the flight had arrived. On board in full attire were hopefuls Rebecca Adlington, Jo Jackson, Keri-Anne Payne, Liam Tancock and many more. 
 
When disembarking, Team GB swimmers posed for photographs on the steps of the British Airways aircraft before making their way to the Olympic Village. 
 
British Airways are proud sponsors and official airline partner of Team GB and Paralympics GB. 

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@appleyard_a No plans at the moment but we can pass this on to @bernardlavelle
@andrbrowne Apologies for congestion we're working to improve our terminal soon, we hope you can bear with us.
@cgunnerh Apologies, we're working on improving our terminal with 600 new seats coming soon. Please find one of our welcome hosts for help.
@reubencook Sorry about this, we'll chase our team.
@Swindoneric Great we'll certainly pass this on, hope you had a great flight!
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Flavours of Flanders will take place today in Canary Wharf. Visit @cityjet there- https://t.co/eprA6yN1EW https://t.co/EeLqa9yuCG
@christoftenor For further info its best to go to your airline info desk.
@cento_kirk Next time you're flying from LCY, let us know we'll have have a packet of Beef Hula Hoops waiting!
@robhill1008 Excellent, apologies for delays.
@svenringling Morning, apologies for delay, due to technical issues our team are working to get you through as quickly as possible.
@johannakamradt Morning, please check directly with your airline for the latest on your flight.
@hughgmeechan We will, thanks for your feedback and apologies once again.
@cento_kirk Could you ask a member of staff in WHSmith? They may be able to get you some from another branch (in the airport)
@cento_kirk unacceptable, we'll pass this on.
@cento_kirk Apologies for the congestion, we're working on bringing you more seats soon we hope you can bear with us.
@hughgmeechan thanks for letting us know.
@hughgmeechan Our team are investigating.
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