British Airways customers will benefit from shorter security queues, and more ‘me time’ in US airports now the airline has signed up to the TSA Precheck programme. Customers who are accepted under the US government scheme can use fast track security queues, and do not need to remove shoes, light jackets, or belts. Laptops and compliant liquids can also remain in hand luggage, m ...

The next stage of British Airways’ £4.5bn investment plan is unveiled today as the airline opens a brand-new lounge in Aberdeen Airport The new lounge, located within the recently completed extension of the airport, is the second to open under the airline’s new design concept. This follows the recent unveiling of the first in the new series of lounges at Rome’s Fiumicino Airpor ...

Travellers hoping to escape the Northern Hemisphere’s shorter days and long, cold nights this winter have a new destination: the South African city of Durban with the start of British Airways new direct service.   From  29 October holidaymakers will be able to surf their heart out along the Golden Mile, explore the lush green garden province and enjoy golden sun kissed beaches ...

With the recent release of dreamy promo video by Ibiza spotlight, and the ‘unofficial’ word that their party season is now open following Bambuddha’s launch party, thoughts turn to this summer’s fun.   We’re looking to BA CityFlyer, with their direct routes into popular sunshine destinations like Ibiza from regional UK airports such as Manchester, Bristol and Birmingham. Their ...

British Airways’ new summer seasonal Seychelles flights are already set to move to year-round, operating twice a week, every week of the year. On 25 March, the airline’s first flight touched down at Mahé International Airport so customers can now fly direct from Heathrow Terminal 5 to one of the most desirable holiday destinations in the world. British Airways is the only airli ...

As the back to work blues set in, British Airways is turning up the heat at Gatwick as summer 2018 is set to be the airline’s biggest schedule in almost a decade. In summer 2017 the airline operated around 1000 flights a week at its peak.  More than 150 additional weekly flights will take to the skies this summer* following the airline’s successful acquisition of Monarch’s take ...

Summer 2018 schedule will include direct services to three brand new destinations, all ideal for customers looking to book their next sun-soaked shorthaul escape from London Heathrow. Kefalonia, Greece (EFL) - launching 15 May British Airways’ new services between London Heathrow and Kefalonia will operate twice weekly from May to October 2018. Flights will depart at 11:55 on T ...

British Airways have announced a number of changes to their schedule for Summer 2018 Key changes: Launch of summer routes from London Heathrow to Las Palmas (LPA) and Tenerife (TFS) which are continuations from Winter 2017 Increase in frequency from London Heathrow (LHR) to Malaga (AGP), Reykjavik (KEF), Faro (FAO), Pisa (PSA), Berlin (TXL) and Warsaw (WAW) Reduction in freque ...

Effective from 18 October 2017 British Airways is removing the Most Generous Baggage Allowance. For new bookings the customer will receive the baggage allowance applicable to the cabin they are flying in on a return/stopover journey. The most significant international operating carrier (MSIOC) rule will still apply on a single journey component involving a connection (less tha ...

British Airways customers will be able to bask in beautiful Almeria next year when the airline starts a new twice-weekly service to the southern Spanish city on 27 March 2018.  Situated in the southeast of Spain and perfectly positioned on the Mediterranean Sea, Almeria is famous for its Spaghetti Western film sets, untouched beaches, white-washed villages and medieval history. ...