British Airways

British Airways, often shortened to BA, is the flag carrier and the largest airline in the United Kingdom based on fleet size. When measured by passengers carried, it is second-largest in the United Kingdom behind easyJet. The airline is based in Waterside near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport.

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Y’all ready for Nashville? British Airways launches direct flights from London Heathrow

Country music star Stella Parton hits the high notes at Heathrow to celebrate British Airways’ new direct service The only direct route between Europe and...

British Airways set to take off from London Gatwick to Toronto

·   Gatwick – Toronto service will operate three times a week, beginning May 1 ·   British Airways in the midst of refreshing the cabins in...

British Airways doubles the number of Chinese cabin crew on flights to Beijing and Shanghai

Over a third of cabin crew on Beijing and Shanghai flights will be Chinese nationals, fluent in Mandarin Support for Chinese customers on...

British Airways opens brand-new lounge in Rome Fiumicino

WHEN IN ROME LOUNGE IN LUXURY April 16, 2018 As part of its £4.5bn investment to benefit its customers, British Airways is set to revamp lounges...

British Airways’ seasonal flights to the Seychelles become year-round

British Airways’ new summer seasonal Seychelles flights are already set to move to year-round, operating twice a week, every week of the year. On March...

British Airways extends joint business agreement with Qatar Airways to include 14 more cities

Whether you fancy a “surf in Perth” or a “thriller in Manila” – following an extended joint business agreement between British Airways and Qatar...