British Airways has officially opened the doors to a luxurious new First lounge at New York’s JFK Terminal 7 for gold cardholders and customers travelling in First on the airline’s most coveted route across the Atlantic. The space is the airline’s first long-haul lounge to showcase the new design direction that customers are already enjoying in Rome and Aberdeen, and which will ...

British Airways is set to increase its flights to Nashville next summer, operating a daily flight between Tennessee and Heathrow. The addition of two extra weekly services means Nashville is British Airways fastest new route to move to a daily service in 10 years. The daily service will be operated by the Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner, the state of the art aircraft designed to enhanc ...

The new Barbados Airline Travel and Tourism Development Tax takes effect from 1 October 2018.  The charge or BBD140 (approximately GBP54) was announced by the Barbados Government in June 2018. The tax applies to all flights departing Barbados from 1 October 2018. The charge will be automatically added to all tickets issued from 1 October 2018 onwards, irrespective of when they ...

Members of the British Airways Executive Club can now collect double the Avios when they fly, thanks to a new offer from the airline. To be eligible to collect double Avios on flights, customers must register, book and fly by 31 December 2018. Customers must register for the offer before booking, which can be done here on the British Airways website and be a member of the Briti ...

British Airways is to launch new three-times-a-day flights from London City Airport to the Bavarian beer capital of Munich next year. The year-round flights, which start on 16 February 2019, means British Airways will offer four German routes from London City, with each-way hand baggage only fares to Munich from £59. As well as the new service British Airways will also add extr ...

British Airways customers are set to soak up Osaka next summer as the airline is launching direct flights to Japan’s second largest city. The four-per-week service takes off from 31 March, 2019 with flights departing from Heathrow Terminal 5 and landing into Osaka’s Kansai International Airport. The new route takes the number of daily flights between London and Japan offered as ...

Customers can start plotting their Greek escape now as British Airways launches a new route to the island of Kos. Seats are available to book from 18 September 2018 with flights operating on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays from 15 May to 26 October 2019. Fares start from £70 one-way in Euro Traveller and £222 in Club Europe. Customers can choose to cut the cost of flights by ...

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. Brit ...

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 Fredd ...

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 dish ...