British Airways is offering passengers of the bankrupt airline MAXjet a
special New Year’s offer to help them have a happier start to 2008.
The airline is offering customers of the US based airline booked to travel
after December 24 the opportunity to book Club World (business class)
return tickets from London Heathrow to New York for �1,000 and London
Heathrow to Los Angeles for GBP1,250.
The tickets are available for sale until January 11, 2008, for travel
Steve Cassidy, GM long-haul sales, said: “We understand that this may be an
uncertain time for customers who were booked to travel with MAXjet. We are
pleased to be able to offer them an alternative with British Airways.”
He continued, “Our special New Year offer is available to any MAXjet
customer who was due to travel after December 24, 2007.
“British Airways offers customers a truly upgraded experience with our
award-winning new Club World cabin, a superior network and schedule and our
frequent flyer programme, the Executive Club, which rewards our most
regular customers when they fly.
“British Airways’ GBP100 million investment in its new Club World is
available on most British Airways flights between London Heathrow and New
York and all flights between London Heathrow and Los Angeles.”