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British Airways provides again UK capital connection for Cologne Bonn (to Gatwick)

Announcing the welcome return of British Airways (BA), Cologne Bonn Airport has confirmed the UK flag carrier as its newest and 34th carrier to...

British Airways announces flights to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

British Airways will shortly become the only airline to offer a direct flight from the UK to Pittsburgh. From April 2, 2019, the airline...

IAG, Ryanair, easyJet and Wizz Air submit French ATC strikes complaint to European Commission

International Airlines Group (IAG), Ryanair, easyJet and Wizz Air have submitted complaints to the European Commission against France as its air traffic controllers’ strikes...

Large piece of concrete sticks on Vueling Airbus 320 main landing gear during push back

On 19 July a Vueling Airbus A320 (EC-MFN) was pushed backed at Dublin Airport when a large piece of concrete got stuck on one...

British Airways announces commitment for three Boeing 777 aeroplanes

Boeing and British Airways today announced a commitment for three 777-300ER (Extended Range) aeroplanes. British Airways will take the 777s on an operating lease...

LEVEL adds two Airbus A330-200 aircraft to its fleet

International Airlines Group’s (IAG) low cost long-haul airline brand, LEVEL, is expanding its fleet with two additional A330-200s, for delivery in 2019, taking its...

Pimp My Glide: James Corden’s complete British Airways plane makeover

James Corden resurrects one of his favorite shows, Pimp My Ride, with a twist. Instead of cars, James sets his sights on the British...

Iberia takes delivery of its first A350-900

Iberia has taken delivery of its first A350-900 today at the Airbus factory in Toulouse. Taking part in the handover were Iberia's Chairman and...

NTSB released pictures of British Airways Boeing 777 uncontained engine failure (Las Vegas – 8 September 2015)

On 8 September 2015 a British Airways Boeing 777-200ER (G-VIIO) caught fire during take-off from Las Vegas Airport, prompting an aborted take-off and the...

British Airways outlines leased Qatar Airways Airbus A330 to the following destinations: Delhi, Kuwait and Muscat

British Airways outlined planned Airbus A330-200 operations, scheduled to operate between June and August 2018. These A330-200 aircraft are leased from Qatar Airways, which will...

British Airways to stop flying to Luanda, Angola

The British Airways officially announced that it will no longer fly to Angola as from June this year. Without justifying its withdrawal from the Angolan...

Wingtip/elevator damage during pushback/towing procedure for Aer Lingus Airbus A330 and SWISS Boeing 777

Both an Aer Lingus Airbus A330-300 (EI-GAJ) and a SWISS Boeing 777-300 (HB-JND) got damaged during a pushback/towing procedure. On Wednesday 23 May the...

British Airways to operate one of its three daily flights to Moscow from Sheremetyevo Airport (from Winter 2018)

British Airways customers will now have more choice when visiting Moscow as the airline starts flying to Sheremetyevo airport in the city. From October 28,...

British Airways launches four weekly flights between Heathrow and Marrakesh (from Winter 2018)

Bustling souks, desert landscapes and striking sunsets are set to get even closer this winter as British Airways launches a new direct service to...

Here is British Airways’ crew of 8 Meg(h)an’s and two Harry’s on flight BA93 to Toronto

On this day of the Royal wedding in Windsor, British Airways has released the pictures of a crew composed of only Meg(h)an's and Harry's,...

British Airways customers speed through US airports using TSA Precheck

British Airways customers will benefit from shorter security queues, and more ‘me time’ in US airports now the airline has signed up to the...

Royal wedding mania: British Airways flight BA93 to Toronto will be operated by an all-star crew of only Meghan and Harry’s

British Airways is adding some extra sparkle to customers’ journeys ahead of His Royal Highness Prince Harry’s marriage to Meghan Markle. To celebrate the Royal...

British Airways launches summer flights from 5 regional airports

British Airways begins one of its busiest summers ever in the UK regions next week with the launch of new routes and additional flights...

Iberia’s first A350-900 rolled out of the paint shop, the aircraft will be named Placido Domingo

Iberia’s first A350-900 went to the paint shop at Toulouse Airport. The Spanish carrier, which flies only Airbus aircraft, has ordered 16 A350-900 that...

British Airways launches new direct route to Durban in South Africa

SURF’S UP: DIRECT TO DURBAN Travellers hoping to escape the Northern Hemisphere’s shorter days and long, cold nights this winter have a new destination: the...