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In the latest phase of its £6.5bn investment for customers, British Airways has introduced advanced neural networks, known as artificial intelligence, to its airside operation at Heathrow Terminal 5 to help its people ensure every flight departs safely and on time. Currently, when customers disembark an aircraft, British Airways ground staff manually check and record the detai ...

Working within the travel industry is bound to make anyone have itchy feet to explore the world. Emily, Lime’s Junior Marketing Executive took the plunge and booked her very own adventure to the dazzling wild nature and historic treasures of western Canada. Here’s her experience: Canada has always been on my list of places to visit, the Canadian Rockies in particular. Known f ...

British Airways and Iberia are announcing their commitment to roll out further NDC only content. The specific commitments are: To continue rolling out Additional Price Points (APP) on both airlines’ longhaul networks in the coming months. Iberia will start with APP on Boston, Los Angeles, Chicago and San Juan from mid-December. British Airways will move the lowest shorthau ...

British Airways has unveiled its latest lounge refurbishment in Johannesburg as part of its £6.5 billion investment for customers. The lounge, based in O.R. Tambo International Airport, has undergone significant refurbishment with the new and improved space being converted into one large lounge with a dedicated boutique dining area for First customers. Guests will enjoy a warm ...

Your Lime Flights account is now loaded with even more benefits when booking NDC fares. The integration of NDC Offer Storage guarantees your fare for longer and enhancements to the Passenger Search facility ensure the booking process is swift. New features: NDC Offer Storage Offer storage allows itineraries and prices to be stored in the airline's internal database, which ...

As part of its ongoing £6.5bn investment for customers, British Airways is trialling autonomous, emissions-free baggage vehicles at its home at Heathrow, to help the airline further improve punctuality and depart every flight on time. British Airways currently operates up to 800 flights a day to and from Heathrow, transporting around 75,000 bags back and forth between its bagg ...

British Airways has today made its first flight into the new state-of-the-art Beijing Daxing International Airport. British Airways is the first international airline to do so since the airport – one of the most technologically advanced in the world – was officially opened last month. The maiden flight, on a Boeing 777-300, arrived this morning at 09:15 local time. Go Pro foot ...

As Linate airport in Milan re-opens, British Airways has unveiled its new, refreshed lounge look. The Linate lounge, which is open to eligible customers travelling from today, includes a new look reception where customers will receive a warm welcome. A brighter environment, new seating and powered hub tables in the new office layout provide the perfect working conditions, whi ...

From January 2020, British Airways will become the first UK airline to offset carbon emissions on all its flights within the UK. All customers flying within the UK next year on flights operated by British Airways will have the carbon emissions from their flights offset by the airline and invested in carbon reduction projects around the world. These quality assured projects wil ...

British Airways has announced the launch of flights between London Gatwick and Antalya, Turkey. The summer route, which will operate on an Airbus A320 and run six times a week, commences on 30 April 2020 and is available to book from today. The Antalya announcement comes as the airline adjusts its Gatwick schedule for Summer 2020. Adam Carson, British Airways Managing Directo ...