In his first public appearance since being named British Airways new CEO last week, this morning (19 October 2020) Sean Doyle gave the keynote address at Airlines 2050: Beyond the Crisis, telling the industry that British Airways continues to play a crucial part in connecting Britain with the world and the world with Britain and is doing everything in its power to emerge from t ...

British Airways CEO Alex Cruz is understood to be stepping down from his role immediately, to be replaced by Aer Lingus head Sean Doyle. Luis Gallego, chief executive of parent company IAG said: "We're navigating the worst crisis faced in our industry and I'm confident these internal promotions will ensure IAG is well placed to emerge in a strong position." ...

British Airways has announced that its final two Heathrow based Boeing 747 aircraft are scheduled to depart from the airport for the very last time on Thursday 8 October. One aircraft is painted in its heritage ‘Negus’ livery and the other in its current Chatham Dockyard livery. Thousands of British Airways flight crew, cabin crew and engineering teams have worked over several ...

If you’re travelling with British Airways, you’re required to wear a face mask throughout your journey, to ensure the wellbeing of your fellow travellers and British Airways colleagues. If you meet the UK government’s exemption requirements you may be asked by British Airways colleagues about your exemption and could be asked to present supporting documentation. You will be a ...

British Airways is bringing its renowned Flying with Confidence course to the comfort of customers’ homes for the first time ever this October. More than 50,000 people have taken part in the Flying with Confidence course since it began more than 35 years ago. The course, which has typically only been run in a classroom format followed by a short flight the following day, is no ...

From winter 2020, the blissful beaches of Barbados can be reached via London Heathrow with British Airways' DAILY service. This new departure point offers seamless connection opportunities for passengers originating around the UK, with an early afternoon time slot planned to complement British Airways LHR-Regional route network.  Inline with the airline's London Gatwick servi ...

From winter 2020, the ever-popular Orlando can be reached from London Heathrow with British Airways' DAILY service. This new departure point offers seamless connection opportunities for passengers originating around the UK, with an early afternoon time slot planned to complement British Airways LHR-Regional route network.  Inline with the airline's London Gatwick service (whi ...

Adding to their June and July services, British Airways plans to restart and/or increase further departures through August and September.The tables below show the amount of services per week to each destination, pictured by UK departure airport.    More updates from British Airways can be found here > ...

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 Februa ...