British Airways has become the first airline to pledge support for the military community and their families by signing up to the UK Armed Forces Covenant. British Airways recognises it has an important role to play in supporting the Armed Forces and their families. It has also committed to giving Reservists and military spouses the flexibility they need to allow for deploymen ...

Effective 27 October 2016, customers will be able to select and pay for their own choice of seat on any of Comair’s South African routes through ba.com. Key Points Prepaid seating now available online for British Airways’ South African franchise, Comair Available on all sectors, including point-to-point as well as connecting journeys This online service gives customers ...

In response to commercial feedback and customer demand, British Airways will be launching seven new shorthaul routes from London LHR for the Summer 2017 season. They will also be increasing the frequency of other shorthaul flights during the same season. See below for more detail: Key Points 7 new shorthaul routes from London Heathrow for Summer 2017 Brindisi (BDS), Montp ...

British Airways is launching a new service to Oakland, San Francisco Bay from 28 March 2017. It will be the airline’s first route from Gatwick to California, and its fifth service from London to the ‘golden state’. Oakland offers close connections to world-famous landmarks including Napa Valley, Carmel and Yosemite national park. The airport will also provide easy access to o ...

British Airways will fly to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) from 6 July 2017. The tourist city on the south-east coast of Florida will fly from London Gatwick initially three times per week, increasing to four times per week during the peak summer season. Key Points BA will operate LGW-FLL from 06JUL17 3 x weekly on Tue, Thu, Sat (plus Sun 16Jul-03Sep) Route operated by B777 with ...

Trade unions representing airport security workers across Portugal are threatening to hold industrial action at some airports on Thursday 27 October. British Airways are intending to operate a normal schedule of flights, but customers may face a much longer wait at central security search at some points in the day. We expect the departures area of Lisbon Airport to be particul ...

British Airways will fly to New Orleans (MSY) from 27 March 2017.  The Louisiana city, known as ‘The Big Easy’, will be served four times  a week from London LHR Terminal 5. This will be the first direct service to operate from Europe to the city, famous for Mardi Gras and jazz music.  BA will operate LHR-MSY from 27MAR17 4 x weekly on Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat Route operated by ...