British Airways Flies the Olympic Flame to UK

British Airways have been chosen to transport the Olympic Flame from Athens, Greece to Royal Navy Air Station Culdrose, Cornwall, UK. Airbus A319 G-EUPC was the chosen aircraft, named “Firefly” and given a special livery for the flight:



If you’re wondering how the flame is transported, here’s a picture from the Vancouver Olympics showing how the flame is split into six and transported separately.