British Airways is launching four new routes across Europe in time for the summer season. Operating from London City Airport, customers can now book to fly to Barcelona, Luxembourg, Milan and Thessaloniki – adding to BA CityFlyer’s already extensive network. Flights to all destinations will operate on BA CityFlyer’s Embraer E190 aircraft. Luxembourg and Milan will take flight ...Read more
News & Blogs
British Airways news, hot industry topics and the latest from Lime...
EMMA RADUCANU NAMED AS BRITISH AIRWAYS NEWEST GLOBAL BRAND AMBASSADOR
British Airways has named tennis superstar, Emma Raducanu, as its latest global brand ambassador.
The airline, which prides itself on connecting Britain with the world and the world with Britain, will support the British star as she represents the nation globally. The airline will fly Emma to tournaments and training around the world, including next year’s French and US Opens and the Masters’ events in California and Rome, as Emma embarks on the next stage of her worldwide tennis career.
A MESSAGE FROM OUR CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
A message from Jayne Bond, Chief Operating Officer.Read more
BRITISH AIRWAYS AND QATAR AIRWAYS MARK THE NEXT MILESTONE IN THEIR PARTNERSHIP
Today British Airways and Qatar Airways mark the next milestone in their Joint Business Partnership, as they announce their intent to extend their Joint Business. The news follows British Airways relaunch of daily services to Doha, with the airline’s first flight taking off from Gatwick last week, giving customers access to Qatar Airways expansive global network with connectio ...Read more
BRITISH AIRWAYS ANNOUNCES ROUTES FOR ITS NEW GATWICK SHORTHAUL SUBSIDIARY
Today British Airways has revealed the initial destinations for its new Gatwick subsidiary, which will start flying from March 2022. Tickets to 35 shorthaul destinations will also be on sale from Tuesday 14 December 2021. The airline announced its intention to create a shorthaul standalone business at Gatwick in August, similar to its operation from London City Airport, which ...Read more
BRITISH AIRWAYS LAUNCH ROUTES TO PORTLAND AND PITTSBURGH
As customers look to plan a trip next year, through the Atlantic Joint Business, customers will have a selection of new routes to choose from for Summer 2022. The Atlantic Joint Business is a joint venture that started in 2010, between American Airlines, British Airways and Iberia, with Finnair joining in 2013, LEVEL in 2017 and Aer Lingus in 2021. By bringing their network of ...Read more
TECHNOLOGY TRIAL TO TRANSFORM CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE FOR TRAVELLERS USING BRITISH SIGN LANGUAGE
British Airways has today become the first UK airline to trial a new video service transforming the experience for customers that use British Sign Language (BSL). The initiative is being trialled as part of the airline’s continued efforts to make travel simple and easy for customers with additional assistance needs.
BRITISH AIRWAYS AND PHILLIPS 66 AGREE SUSTAINABLE AVIATION FUEL SUPPLY
British Airways will become the first airline in the world to use sustainable aviation fuel produced on a commercial scale in the UK after signing a multi-year agreement with Phillips 66 Limited.
Thousands of tonnes of SAF will be produced for the first time in the UK at the Phillips 66 Humber Refinery near Immingham and will be supplied to British Airways to power a number of its flights from early 2022.Read more
BRITISH AIRWAYS RETURNS TO TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
Customers can now experience the real, relaxed and traditional Caribbean Island Trinidad and Tobago British Airways restarts its services to Port of Spain, just in time for peak Caribbean season.
FIRST TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT FROM GATWICK TAKES OFF TO TAMPA
Following the recent reopening of US borders for Brits, British Airways first transatlantic flight from Gatwick took off today bound for Tampa, Florida.Read more