Beginning next year, the airline will operate 22 daily flights from the US to London, including five new daily flights from Boston.
The Airbus A380 was falling out of favor with some airlines when the pandemic hit. But others are eager to bring it back into flying service.
Singapore Airlines is set to operate the shortest Airbus A380 flight in service on a mere 60-minute hop between Singapore and Malaysia.
British Airways demonstrated how it is moving towards a 'Perfect Flight' using sustainable jet fuel and renewable energy amid scrutiny from environmental activists.
British Airways is in talks on a plan to launch a new subsidiary out of London's Gatwick Airport, informally dubbed BA Lite.
Virgin Atlantic and British Airways also said they would reroute flights around Afghan airspace, after Taliban fighters seized Kabul.
London's Heathrow hub airport said it would set aside a lane for passengers on certain British Airways and Virgin Atlantic routes, starting in July.
"There is a clear opportunity to safely open up travel between these two low-risk countries," Airline bosses said in a joint statement.
Frequent Alaska flyers can look forward to more upgrade opportunities, increased cooperation between airlines, and better international connections.
British Airways partnered with Tom Kerridge to create a menu for the airline’s “short haul economy” clas. The five new items include a pie, three sandwiches, and a vegan wrap. British Airways is asking its passengers to order the food in advance to reduce waste. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
Three airlines are now requiring negative COVID-19 tests for passengers heading to New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport from the United Kingdom. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo asked British Airways, Delta Airlines, and Virgin Atlantic to implement the measures following news of a new and potentially more transmissible variant […]
British Airways CEO Alex Cruz is stepping down and will be replaced by Aer Lingus CEO Sean Doyle. International Airlines Group, which owns British Airways, said the airline industry was facing its worst crisis in history. Cruz told a government committee in September that the airline was burning through £20 […]
The coronavirus pandemic has left British Airways (BA) fighting for its survival, Alex Cruz, the CEO of the airline, said Wednesday. Cruz, who has taken a one-third pay cut, said BA is burning through £20 million ($US25.9 million) per day. Only 187,000 passengers flew with the BA on the week […]
British Airways just retired its exclusive all-business class jet that only served the incredibly lucrative London-New York route. The single Airbus A318 used for the service stretched only eight rows and was fitted with luxurious lie-flat business class seats. With 32 seats in total, the aircraft is more like a […]
Artwork from British Airways is on the auction block at Sotheby’s as the airline attempts to weather the industry downturn by turning to any and all means to raise funds. Pieces from British artists like Bridget Riley and George Shaw hang in British Airways lounges across its network and in […]
The Boeing 747 revolutionised air travel when it debuted as the world’s largest passenger jet in 1969. The first-of-its-kind shape and design of the plane allowed airlines to get creative, offering luxurious amenities such as onboard bars, restaurants, and lounges. Even to this day, the 747 has unique aspects that […]
British Airways will retire its iconic Boeing 747 fleet effective immediately. British Airways had been slowly phasing the plane type out. The carrier has also invested millions in a project to modernise the cabins of its remaining 31 aircraft. However, the collapse in air travel demand due to the coronavirus […]