BRITISH AIRWAYS NEWS

 

Shocking moment cancer sufferer Kwame Bantu, 65, is thrown off a British Airways flight to Jamaica over 'upgrade'

The New Zealand Herald  2017-04-27 23:42:08

This is the dramatic moment a British cancer and diabetes sufferer was thrown off a BA flight by police after trying to stretch his legs in business class. Kwame Bantu, 65, was an hour into the 14-hour ...

British Airways Gatwick traffic growth hits double figures

Breaking Travel News  2017-04-22 15:06:31

British Airways? operation at Gatwick Airport has seen 40 per cent more customers travel and an increase of 33 per cent in the number of routes it serves, according to latest figures released by the carrier..

British Airways Gatwick traffic growth hits double figures

Breaking Travel News  2017-04-22 15:06:00

British Airways? operation at Gatwick Airport has seen 40 per cent more customers travel and an increase of 33 per cent in the number of routes it serves, according to latest figures released by the carrier..

British Airways introduces biometric boarding gates

Air Transport World  2017-04-07 15:36:00

British Airways (BA) is introducing automated biometric technology to create self-service boarding gates at London?s Heathrow Airport.read more

British Airways launches biometric boarding gates at Heathrow

Breaking Travel News  2017-04-07 06:53:18

British Airways is transforming its customers? airport experience by becoming the first UK airline to introduce automated biometric technology throughout the airport ? with the launch of self-service boarding ...

British Airways boosts premium passengers? experience

Air Transport World  2017-04-06 19:47:00

British Airways (BA) has announced a series of enhancements to both its ground and inflight service, primarily for premium cabin passengers.read more

VisitBritain, American Airlines and British Airways partner in multi-million dollar campaign to attract U.S. visitors to Britain

PR Newswire  2017-04-04 19:50:00

NEW YORK, April 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- VisitBritain has teamed up with American Airlines and British Airways in a $3.7 million campaign to inspire more U.S. visitors to book a trip to Britain. The ...

Pensioner sat in wet clothes after flight crew refused to let her use toilet

The New Zealand Herald  2017-04-03 21:01:58

British Airways staff have been criticised for stopping an 87-year-old woman from using the toilet on a flight, leaving her sitting in soaking clothes.Kocharik Tsamouzian was bound for London from Los ...

MAG USA's Escape Lounge at Oakland opens up complimentary access to British Airways' premium passengers

PR Newswire  2017-03-29 00:26:00

OAKLAND, Calif., March 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- MAG USA's Escape Lounge will extend complimentary lounge access to British Airways' Club World and Gold and Silver Executive Club members travelling to London ...

British Airways steps up flights to Mauritius

Breaking Travel News  2017-03-27 14:37:46

The Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority and British Airways have announced an increase in direct flights from the UK to the popular Indian Ocean destination. British Airways flights from London Gatwick ...

Cheaper flights

BBC News  2017-03-26 01:50:44

A new budget airline from the owner of British Airways may not make reaching distant destinations cheaper.

British Airways starts scanning faces to enable faster boarding

The New Zealand Herald  2017-03-24 22:25:00

British Airways is rolling out technology that will allow passengers to go through boarding gates at its main London Heathrow Airport hub using facial recognition.Biometric devices at the main security-screening ...

British Airways owner enters discount long-haul with Level arm

gulfnews.com  2017-03-17 15:06:35

Level will start out with two Airbus Group SE A330 wide-body jets operated by IAG?s Iberia unit

British Airways brings business class to domestic UK flights

Air Transport World  2017-03-13 20:06:00

British Airways (BA) will introduce a business-class service on domestic UK flights for the first time, as it faces increased competition.read more

IAG to launch Inmarsat?s high-speed IFE

Air Transport World  2017-03-08 20:16:00

International Airlines Group (IAG), the parent company of British Airways, Iberia, Vueling and Aer Lingus, is set to be the launch customer of Inmarsat?s European Aviation Network (EAN) high-speed inflight ...

BA to offer less legroom than Ryanair on some planes

BBC News  2017-03-06 18:46:06

British Airways will cram in more passengers on some of its aircraft used for European flights.

British Airways faces week-long cabin crew strike

Air Transport World  2017-03-03 18:25:00

British Airways (BA) cabin crew have embarked on their latest and longest bout of strike action in pursuit of improved pay.read more

Stowaway mouse causes British Airways flight to be delayed for hours

The New Zealand Herald  2017-03-01 20:52:29

A British Airways flight was delayed for hours because a mouse was spotted on the plane.Passengers had already boarded the 10.40am flight from Heathrow to San Francisco when it was announced there was ...

British Airways set to serve English sparkling wine for first time

Breaking Travel News  2017-02-28 12:24:56

British Airways is set to add an English sparkling wine to their first class menu this month. The airline will be listing Bolney Wine Estate?s Vintage Blanc de Blancs from the West Sussex based winery ...

Unite members to stage week long strike at British Airways from Friday

Breaking Travel News  2017-02-27 05:17:38

Members of Unite working as cabin crew for British Airways mixed fleet have announced a further round of strikes. Cabin crew in the mixed fleet will walk out for seven days from Friday as part of their ...