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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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@PearseMonaghan Apologies we'll pass this on to the team
@Geordioca Excellent, did you get your SIM card?
@21Seanaldinho21 We do have Boots, Cafe Nero and WHSmith if you don't want to sit in one of our restaurants.
@PJLogan12 We're working to improve our terminal over next few weeks you'll start seeing changes.Thanks for your patience in the meantime
@PJLogan12 Apologies you're delayed, if you need more info on your flight please get in touch with your airline.
Today we mark #Somme100 watch the @DCMS centenary film – a recital of ‘For the Fallen’ - throughout the terminal https://t.co/FYbMF81haO
@LawrencePhilli5 Sorry to read this, we'll certainly pass this on to the team.
@DavidPlanetMono Morning, best to head over to the BA info desk for the latest info on your flight.
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@murraygrant85 Well have a great flight!
@murraygrant85 Excellent, where are you flying to today?
Good morning from LCY, let us know if you're flying through today! #FlyLCY https://t.co/u2tkhpbOIf
Passengers please note we'll be observing a 2 minute silence this morning #Somme100 https://t.co/oKsXscaEDg
RT @FOHeming: A timelapse at @LondonCityAir with sunset in progress #avgeek #planespotterH https://t.co/FHC9E5mN0r
RT @TfLTrafficNews: A13 W/B closed from Goresbrook. Police advised no ETA for reopening at present. E/B Qs are back to East India Dock Rd d…
@Geordioca No problem, have a great flight and tweet us when you pass through!
@Geordioca Sorry for delay- yes you can @WHSmith in the terminal (before security) stock UK sim cards. So you can get this on route to DLR.
.@lolascupcakes have been here a month, most popular flavours are Red Velvet, Cookies & Cream and Banoffee! https://t.co/sbvlUQ6WGm
@_fmolinari it was on route to an airshow.
@ScottQuarrell on route to an airshow back in 2005!
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