BRITISH AIRWAYS NEWS

 

UK launches competition investigation into IAG/AA/Finnair partnership

Air Transport World  2018-10-11 14:13:00

The UK?s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has begun an investigation into the Atlantic Joint Business Agreement, a transatlantic partnership between Dallas/Fort-Worth-based American Airlines, British ...

Aer Lingus CEO Stephen Kavanagh to step down Jan. 1, 2019

Air Transport World  2018-10-11 14:06:00

Aer Lingus CEO Stephen Kavanagh will step down Jan. 1 to pursue other interests; he will be succeeded by British Airways? director-network, fleet and alliances Sean Doyle.read more

Competition watchdog to study British Airways alliance

Reuters  2018-10-11 10:08:36

Britain's competition watchdog will investigate a partnership between British Airways and other airlines on transatlantic routes ahead of the 2020 expiry of a previous deal, the regulator said on Thursday.

American Airlines' Trans-Atlantic Partnerships Under Review

The Wall Street Journal  2018-10-11 07:48:10

An agreement that allows American Airlines and European carriers such as British Airways to closely coordinate schedule and pricing for trans-Atlantic flights is getting fresh scrutiny in Britain.

CMA launches investigation into British Airways transatlantic joint venture

Breaking Travel News  2018-10-11 07:39:21

The Competition & Markets Authority has launched a competition investigation into the Atlantic Joint Business Agreement between American Airlines, British Airways, Iberia, and Finnair.

CMA launches investigation into British Airways transatlantic joint venture

Breaking Travel News  2018-10-11 07:39:17

The Competition & Markets Authority has launched a competition investigation into the Atlantic Joint Business Agreement between American Airlines, British Airways, Iberia, and Finnair.

British Airways opens new first class lounge at JFK Terminal 7

Breaking Travel News  2018-10-11 07:24:10

The facility is open to gold cardholders and customers travelling in the airline?s first-class cabin on the airline?s most coveted route across the Atlantic.

British Airways to go daily on Nashville flight next summer

Breaking Travel News  2018-10-10 07:04:56

British Airways is set to increase its flights to Nashville next summer, operating a daily flight between Tennessee and Heathrow. The addition of two extra weekly services means Nashville is British Airways ...

More carriers join SITA?s NDC platform

Air Transport World  2018-10-09 18:04:00

British Airways (BA), Delta Air Lines, Finnair, the LATAM Group carriers and United Airlines have signed up to NDC Exchange, a platform that acts as a bridge between IATA?s New Distribution Capability ...

British Airways celebrates 60 years of transatlantic jet flight

Breaking Travel News  2018-10-04 06:36:48

Sixty years ago, British Airways, then called British Overseas Airways Corporation, became the first airline to fly a turbo jet engine aircraft between Europe and New York, reducing the journey time from ...

British Airways celebrates 60 years of transatlantic jet flight

Breaking Travel News  2018-10-04 06:36:37

Sixty years ago, British Airways, then called British Overseas Airways Corporation, became the first airline to fly a turbo jet engine aircraft between Europe and New York, reducing the journey time from ...

Japan welcomes new British Airways Osaka flights ahead of Rugby World Cup

Breaking Travel News  2018-09-28 08:27:44

Japan National Tourism Organisation has welcomed news that British Airways will launch a direct flight between London and Osaka early next year ahead of the Japan Rugby World Cup.

British Airways to run two biometric-boarding trials at JFK

Air Transport World  2018-09-27 19:32:00

UK carrier British Airways (BA) has invited two unnamed companies to do biometric self-boarding gate trials at New York JFK, building on existing pilot projects at Los Angeles LAX and Orlando.read more

Boateng to design new British Airways uniforms ahead of centenary celebrations

Breaking Travel News  2018-09-27 09:06:26

Savile Row tailoring expert, Ozwald Boateng, is to be the next in an auspicious line-up of British designers to develop uniforms for the airline.

British Airways further expands London City services with Munich route

Breaking Travel News  2018-09-25 09:04:24

British Airways is to launch new three-times-a-day flights from London City Airport to the Bavarian beer capital of Munich next year.

British Airways to lease Air Belgium A340s as 787 Trent engines are inspected

Air Transport World  2018-09-11 18:28:00

Continuing problems with Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engines on its fleet of Boeing 787s has forced British Airways (BA) to contract leased-in help to maintain its schedules.read more

British Airways boosts India options with Vistara codeshare

Breaking Travel News  2018-09-10 05:38:53

British Airways and Indian domestic carrier, Vistara, have announced a new partnership that will open up more routes between London and India than ever before.

UK information regulator investigates British Airways? cyberattack

Air Transport World  2018-09-07 20:19:00

The UK government office responsible for internet security is looking into a major data breach at British Airways (BA) that resulted in the details of some 380,000 financial transactions by the company?s ...

British Airways breach: How did hackers get in?

BBC News  2018-09-07 11:09:32

The airline has said how hackers accessed customer data, but there are a variety of possible methods.

British Airways Reports Data Breach

The Wall Street Journal  2018-09-07 08:48:10

British Airways? owner said the airline has been hit by a cyberhack, with the personal data of customers who booked flights on the carrier?s website stolen, the latest in a string of corporate data breaches.