BRITISH AIRWAYS NEWS

 

Aigle Azur names former L?Avion chief as CEO

Air Transport World  2017-08-17 16:26:00

French leisure airline Aigle Azur has appointed Frantz Yvelin as president and CEO, the executive who founded all-business airline L?Avion that was ultimately sold to British Airways (BA).read more

British Airways says Heathrow check-in problem resolved

The Irish Times  2017-08-02 10:29:04

Airline says customers are now being processed as normal following disruption

British Airways apologises for check-in failure

BBC News  2017-08-02 09:33:22

Passengers faced queues and delays while computer systems were temporarily down, the airline says.

Soaring profits at International Airlines Group in first half of 2017

Breaking Travel News  2017-07-28 13:28:14

International Consolidated Airlines Group has reported second quarter operating profit of ?805 million before exceptional items for the six months to June 30th. Passenger unit revenue at the group - which ...

British Airways, Air France earnings surge on long-haul bonanza

gulfnews.com  2017-07-28 12:36:29

Europe?s two largest airlines are benefiting from higher prices in long-haul markets as rivals focused on shorter routes see fares crimped by overcapacity

Soaring profits at International Airlines Group in first half of 2017

Breaking Travel News  2017-07-28 09:40:12

International Consolidated Airlines Group has reported second quarter operating profit of ?805 million before exceptional items for the six months to June 30th. Passenger unit revenue at the group - which ...

British Airways owner IAG says IT chaos cost £58m

BBC News  2017-07-28 07:48:32

The airline says May's IT failure led to additional costs for compensation fees and baggage claims.

British Airways is taking on Air New Zealand with its new inflight safety video

The New Zealand Herald  2017-07-18 20:49:13

British Airways is taking on Air New Zealand with the launch of a star-studded inflight safety video.In light of Comic Relief, or Red Nose Day in the UK, the British carrier has created an inflight safety ...

British Airways to launch direct Canary Islands connection in October

Breaking Travel News  2017-07-07 05:15:48

Tenerife, the largest of the Canary Islands, will soon become more accessible to UK holiday-makers than ever before, with British Airways announcing its first ever direct flight route from London Heathrow ...

British Airways cabin crew announce another two-week strike

Air Transport World  2017-07-06 18:45:00

The long-running dispute between British Airways? (BA) and the airline?s London Heathrow-based ?mixed fleet? cabin crew shows no sign of being resolved, with the July 6 announcement of a further two weeks ...

British Airways to utilise Qatar Airways planes to overcome strike

Breaking Travel News  2017-07-01 12:21:15

British Airways has been granted permission to lease aircraft from Qatar Airways in order to cover gaps in services caused by a 16-day strike by cabin crew. Transport secretary Chris Grayling said British ...

British Airways cabin crew begin two-week strike in pay dispute

Reuters  2017-06-30 23:07:03

LONDON (Reuters) - Some British Airways cabin crew began a two week strike on Saturday in a prolonged pay dispute, risking further brand damage and travel disruption, although the airline said most passengers ...

BA to get strike cover from Qatar Airways

BBC News  2017-06-30 15:55:11

British Airways wins approval to lease planes and staff from Qatar Airways to cover flights as 16-day strike begins.

BA considering wet leasing Qatar Airways aircraft as strike looms

Air Transport World  2017-06-27 17:47:00

British Airways (BA) is preparing for the longest strike yet in its dispute with some of its cabin crew as members of BA?s London-based ?mixed fleet? group of flight attendants are planning to stop work ...

United mixed fleet members announced two week strike at British Airways

Breaking Travel News  2017-06-16 14:52:51

Unite members working for British Airways? mixed fleet have announced a two week strike. The decision comes after BA refused the union?s final compromise position on the outstanding issue of sanctioning ...

United mixed fleet members announced two week strike at British Airways

Breaking Travel News  2017-06-16 14:52:16

Unite members working for British Airways? mixed fleet have announced a two week strike. The decision comes after BA refused the union?s final compromise position on the outstanding issue of sanctioning ...

United mixed fleet members announced two week strike at British Airways

Breaking Travel News  2017-06-16 14:51:59

Unite members working for British Airways? mixed fleet have announced a two week strike. The decision comes after BA refused the union?s final compromise position on the outstanding issue of sanctioning ...

Systems failure hits luggage at Heathrow Airport

The Irish Times  2017-06-15 13:06:41

Thousands affected at the airport less than three weeks after British Airways chaos

Does British Airways' explanation stack up?

BBC News  2017-06-07 23:16:05

BA's explanation of its systems crash is being questioned by the airline's former IT workers.

IAG CEO Walsh criticizes BA systems shutdown coverage

Air Transport World  2017-06-06 13:47:00

International Airlines Group (IAG) CEO Willie Walsh emphasized that IAG subsidiary British Airways? (BA) IT system did not fail during the recent episode that caused widespread flight cancellations, and ...