British Airways and Indian domestic carrier, Vistara, have today announced a new partnership that will open up more routes between London and India than ever before. As part of the new agreement, customers can book seats on Vistara flights to destinations across India from Chennai, Mumbai and Delhi. Seats are on sale from 6 September 2018 for travel from 27 September 2018. Br ...Read more
Freddie for take-off!
British Airways and Heathrow baggage handlers 'escape from reality' in celebreation of Queen legend Freddie Mercury's birthday and Twentieth Century Fox's Bohemian Rhapsody, in cinemas 24 October. Mercury worked at a Heathrow baggage handler before he joined Queen in 1970 and to pay tribute to the legend, baggage handlers have teamed up with Strictly Come Dancing to bring Fred ...Read more
New investment into Club Europe catering
British Airways is making a multi-million-pound investment in its shorthaul business class cabin, Club Europe. The spend is part of the airline’s current £4.5bn investment plan and will focus on enhanced food and drink. From 12 September 2018* the airline will introduce new menus with improved recipes and signature warm breads. There’s also a commitment to provenance, with di ...Read more
Revealed: British Airways hottest routes this summer
During British Airways busiest ever summer, which saw it scheduled to carry over four million customers across its network in August alone, the airline has revealed some of the most popular holiday destinations for travellers. In the list are long-haul destinations such as New York, Los Angeles, Dubai, Singapore and Hong Kong. Short-haul destinations like Malaga, Nice, Amsterd ...Read more
British Airways crowned 'Best Family Airline'
British Airways is celebrating being named Best Family Friendly Airline out of 20 international airlines, looking at how easy they make the travel experience for families. As well as sitting families together for free, British Airways was praised for offering families pre-boarding, giving children their own free checked luggage allowance, plus a free allowance for a pushchair ...Read more
British Airways gets its pride on!
British Airways is Flying Proud at Brighton & Hove Pride today, where the airline is sponsoring the Pride parade and festival in support of the LGBT+ community, with employees from across the airline joining in the celebrations. Over 300,000 people poured out into the city’s streets to participate in and watch the all-singing, all-dancing carnival of colour, as The Pride C ...Read more
Feeling bubbly with British Airways
This month, British Airways is set to improve its range of champagnes and English sparkling wines for customers travelling in First and Club World cabins and First lounges, as part of its £4.5 billion investment across the airline over the next five years. The airline, which serves more than two million bottles of bubbles a year, will now offer the following: First Lounges ...Read more
New child friendly initiatives at London Heathrow
British Airways launches new initiatives to help families travelling through the airport this summer. The airline looked at the age in which children take their very first flight, with the average youngster flying for the first time at four years old. Today’s generation take to the skies three times earlier than their parents did. The average child will have travelled to f ...Read more
Our showcase day at British Airways - RSVP now!
RSVP for our showcase day at British Airways HQ on 18 July 2018 More on the day: NETWORK Arrive at British Airways Head Office between 11:30 - 11:45 to mingle with fellow guests, British Airways personnel and ourselves. Complimentary refreshments will be served throughout the day with ample networking opportunity during an informal lunch around 13:30. DISCOVER Sessions f ...Read more
Introducing additional price points with NDC
As part of the ongoing evolution of New Distribution Capability (NDC), we are pleased to announce that our online Flights portal has migrated to NDC Shop & Book capability when choosing Inclusive Tour, Seat Only, Cruise and Published fare products. This has made Lime the first partner of British Airways to adopt the technology with the airline within the leisure market. T ...Read more