British Caledonian Airways
26th April 1980. Golden Lion Children's Trust Special Flight for Children

London (Gatwick) - Jersey

30th April 1980. First Scheduled DC10 Flight to St. Louis

London (Gatwick) - St. Louis

St. Louis - London (Gatwick)

26th May 1980. 900th Anniversary of Charlwood Village

Gatwick - Charlwood

1st June 1980. First Scheduled DC10 Flight to Atlanta

London (Gatwick) - Atlanta

Atlanta - London (Gatwick)

3rd July 1980. Caledonian Airmotive Official Opening by H.R.H. the Duke of Edinburgh
18th July 1980. Installation of the Governer of Edinburgh Castle

Prestwick - London Gatwick

Edinburgh London (Gatwick)

1st August 1980. Gatwick Airport 50th Anniversary
1st August 1980. First Scheduled Flight to Hong Kong

Gatwick Heliport - Gatwick Airport. Gatwick - Paris

Gatwick - Dubai - Hong Kong

2nd August 1980. 40th Anniversary of the First British Transatlantic Passenger Service
13th August 1980. Edinburgh Tattoo 1980

London (Gatwick) - Houston

Gatwick - Manchester - Edinburgh

17th October 1980. The Naming and Delivery Flight of McDonnell Douglas DC10-30 G-BHDJ James S. McDonnell The Scotish American Aviation Pioneer

St Louis - Gatwick
Naming Ceremony Performed by Mrs. Priscilla McDonnell at lambert Airport, St. Louis

27th October 1980. First Scheduled Flight to Dallas/Fort Worth

Gatwick - St Louis - Dallas/Fort Worth

Dallas/Fort Worth - St Louis - Gatwick

October 1980. Royal Tour of North Africa by Her Majesty The Queen and HRH the Duke of Edinburgh

27th October 1980 Algiers - Rabat. 28th October 1980 Rabat - Marrakech. 30th October 1980 Casablanca - Heathrow

5th December 1980. First Day of Issue Sierra Leone 'Tourism' Stamp

London (Gatwick) - Banjul - Freetown