As a memberof this glorious industry we call travel, you’ll be no stranger to juggling acronyms… JFK, APD, YQ, HB… but in all your years we bet you’ve not heard any quite as much as the new ‘buzzcronym’ GDPR… GDPR is a new EU regulation in effect from 25 May 2018, relating to (and standing for) General Data Protection Regulation. To ensure we remain not only fully compliant b ...

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 ...

With the royal wedding having been and gone, us travel minded folk are eagerly anticipating the grand reveal of the honeymoon destination. As the location is being kept well under wraps we’ve decided to predict a few of the possible destinations the Duke and Duchess of Sussex might be jetting off to. Indian Ocean As a popular honeymoon hotspot, the tranquil shores of the Seyche ...

British Airways is adding some extra sparkle to customers’ journeys ahead of His Royal Highness Prince Harry’s marriage to Meghan Markle. To celebrate the Royal wedding, the BA93 on May 19 to Toronto - the city where their relationship took off - will be operated by an all-star crew of only Meghan and Harry’s.   The 10-strong cabin crew, made up of two Harry’s, seven Megan’s a ...

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 ...

This year will see the iconic California SuperFam back with it's 11th year in partnership with British Airways and American Airlines! To be in the running for a spot on a jam-packed fam trip across the state this October, you need to enter all your British Airways or American Airline bookings created to Los Angeles (LAX), San Francisco (SFO), San Jose (SJC), and Oakland (OAK) b ...

Travel Innovation Group were out and about tthis week at the Civic Hall Job Fayre in Cheshire promoting the new apprenticeship opportunitys available - all part of our ever growing presence in the UK travel trade. Pictured above, our HR department attended the event to discuss the upcoming schemes with local people looking to kick-start their careeer in the travel industry str ...

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 flights to destinations from Miami to Marseille and Vancouver to Vienna, British Airways operation at London Heathrow Terminal 3 is building its own identity, and is now running independently from its big sister, Terminal 5.   For more on how this will make a difference to to more than seven million customers who pass through every year, have a watch of the video below:   ...

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 ...