British Airways has become the first airline to trial fully autonomous, electric mobility devices in North America as it continues its journey to become the airline of choice for customers with both hidden and visible disabilities. Almost half a million customers who require additional assistance fly with British Airways each year and with this number due to rise by 10 percent ...

British Airways and Royal Air Maroc have announced a new codeshare agreement which will open up new routes across Morocco including Casablanca and Agadir. It will also give customers more flight flexibility between London Heathrow and Marrakesh. Customers will be able to book from 13 February when the new agreement takes effect and codeshare flights will operate from 20 Februar ...

British Airways customers travelling to hotspots St Lucia, Cape Town and Cancun from London Gatwick will have even more flights to choose from next winter. British Airways is set to be the only airline with a regular multi-weekly scheduled service between the UK and St Lucia, following Virgin Atlantic’s decision to stop serving the route after 8 June 2020. Customers will now be ...

British Airways is exclusively trialling an automated cocktail maker in its San Francisco and Newark lounges. Cocktails are dispensed in under 45 seconds, adding a new dimension to the food and drink available for customers. Available until March 2020, British Airways First and Club World customers travelling from San Francisco and Newark will be able to choose from a selection ...

Customers can start plotting their summer escape now as British Airways today announces it is launching six new European routes from London Heathrow for 2020. With destinations in Greece, Italy, Kosovo, Montenegro and Turkey, seats are available to book from today. For the first time ever, the airline will fly from Heathrow to the Kosovan and Montenegrin capitals, Pristina and ...

British Airways has today announced that it will take delivery of its first brand new 787-10 Dreamliner in January 2020, with its first route being Atlanta in February next year. This state-of-the-art, 787-10 aircraft has a carbon fibre fuselage which allows the pressure to be maintained at a lower level in the cabin. The internal cabin altitude is the equivalent of 6,000ft, of ...

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 foota ...

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, while ...

The first episode of four-part series British Airways 24/7: Access All Areas airs on 5th September on Channel 5 at 21:00, treating viewers to a unique insight into one of Britain’s most iconic brands. Filmed over a nine month period, with narration from award-winning actor James Nesbitt, the series goes behind the scenes to give viewers a unique insight into how the airline is ...

As part of British Airways £6.5bn investment for customers, the airline has announced that all of its 15,000 cabin crew will be issued with iPhone XRs to help them offer a more personalised service to more than 45 million customers that travel with the airline every year. The investment for all cabin crew members follows a successful trial of iPads for senior cabin crew on boar ...