In the airline’s centenary year and on the anniversary of Concorde’s final flight, British Airways has announced a partnership with Aston Martin.
British Airways has opened a newly refurbished lounge in Geneva. The facility has undergone significant work and follows a new design concept for the airline, which debuted in 2018.
British Airways has announced that it will take delivery of its first 787-10 Dreamliner in January. The flag-carrier also revealed the plane’s first route will be to Atlanta in February.
Both airlines have now achieved IATA NDC Level 4 Certification, which recognises that both airlines use ‘Full Offer’ and ‘Order Management’ messages with complex servicing, compliant with the industry standard NDC message schema.
Mark Muren joins later this year from United Airlines where he held the position of managing director of global accounts. He will report to Andrew Brem, British Airways’ chief commercial officer.
International Airlines Group has reported a third quarter operating profit of €1,425 million. The figure is down from the €1,530 million reported for the same period last year, with the organisation hit by pilot strikes at British Airways last month.
British Airways has made its first flight into the new state-of-the-art Beijing Daxing International Airport. The flag-carrier thus becomes the first international airline to do so since the airport was officially opened last month.
With seven in ten people planning a trip abroad in the next 12 months, and foreign-holiday taking at its highest level for year, British Airways has today revealed its 2020 holiday hotlist - the most popular British Airways Holidays destinations for the coming year.
All customers flying within the UK next year on flights operated by British Airways will have the carbon emissions from their flights offset by the airline and invested in carbon reduction projects around the world.