Findings brought to life through the BA 2119: Flight of the Future exhibition, including a one of a kind Virtual Reality ‘Fly’ experience, at the Saatchi gallery during August in collaboration with the Royal College of Art. Hyper personalisation, immersive virtual realities, 3D printed health solutions, modular aircraft connected to city infrastructure, hypersonic flying and th ...

British Airways first Airbus 350, registration G-XWBA, touched down at London Heathrow this weekend featuring the airline’s newest generation business class seat, Club Suite. The airline will take delivery of 18 A350s, with four of the new aircraft joining the fleet before the end of the year.  Carolina Martinoli, British Airways Director of Brand and Customer Experience said: ...

As part of its centenary celebrations, British Airways has teamed up with Michelin-starred British chef Tom Kerridge to design gourmet menus for customers travelling with the airline throughout August – the airline’s birthday month.  The new menus, which feature great British flavours, will be available in every cabin on all longhaul flights, providing customers with the option ...

The Red Arrows will join forces with a specially decorated British Airways 747 at the Royal International Air Tattoo on Saturday 20 July 2019. The special Boeing 747 has been painted in the airline’s predecessor British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC) livery to mark British Airways centenary this year. Senior First Officer Tom Perrins will be at the controls, while Captain ...

British Airways has today announced that all direct flights to and from Heathrow and Beijing will move to new state-of-the-art Daxing airport from 27 October 2019. British Airways is the first international airline to confirm it will move all operations to Beijing Daxing, in recognition of its importance in driving travel between China and the UK and its offer of a world-class ...

British Airways unveils its new lounge in San Francisco, the third US lounge to benefit from the airline’s investment plan for its customers, following the recent opening of its First and Club lounge at New York JFK’s Terminal 7. The new contemporary lounge is spread across 665 square metres with fantastic views of the runway, thanks to floor to ceiling glass windows that run a ...

To celebrate its centenary British Airways is launching BA 2119: Flight of the Future, a first of its kind exhibition looking ahead to the next 100 years of flying and imagining what that may look like.  The exhibition will be open throughout August, British Airways birthday month, and is based on in depth global research commissioned by the airline to identify what aviation co ...

British Airways is rolling out the next phase of its investment in its World Traveller Plus (premium economy) cabin, by introducing a range of new amenities for customers. New amenity kits using material from recycled plastic bottles will be introduced from 1 July and will include all the essential items travellers need for a flight, including an eyeshade, soft socks, a pen, a ...

British Airways is set to raise the anchor and take off for the Croatian city of Split – in time for the annual Yacht Week adventure. It’s the first time flights to Croatia have operated from London City Airport and British Airways will fly three times a week through the peak summer months to September. The launch of the new service is today and it coincides with the start of t ...

British Airways is celebrating its big birthday weekend in August with the first ever Flying with Confidence course at London City Airport. The course, which has run for three decades and helped more than 50,000 people overcome their fear of flying, celebrates the airline’s centenary on 25 August 2019 when it takes off at the Docklands airport for the first time. It is run by B ...