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British Airways Expands Speedbird Pilot Academy Initiative Amidst Overwhelming Response

British Airways Expands Speedbird Pilot Academy Initiative Amidst Overwhelming Response

5 hours ago Press Release Airline News

British Airways announces the launch of the second year of its fully funded Speedbird Pilot Academy cadet scheme, following an unprecedented response to its inaugural intake. With over 20,000 applications received for just 100 places in its first year, the initiative forms part of the airline’s £7 billion investment to democratize the path to a career as a commercial airline pilot.

British Airways Pioneers Green Ground Operations with Heathrow Investment

British Airways Pioneers Green Ground Operations with Heathrow Investment

British Airways is leading the charge towards sustainable aviation with a multi-million-pound investment program to revamp its ground support equipment at Heathrow Airport. Over 90% of the airline’s vehicles and ground equipment at Heathrow now boast zero emissions, hybrid, or operate on hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO) fuel, thanks to initiatives such as replacing diesel passenger aircraft steps with electric versions and introducing electric baggage tugs.

BRITISH AIRWAYS’ NEW ROUTES 2024

BRITISH AIRWAYS’ NEW ROUTES 2024

30 January 2024 Press Release Airline News

British Airways has announced the launch of various long-haul and short-haul routes from London Heathrow, London Gatwick, and Edinburgh for 2024. In addition, the national flag carrier is returning to London Stansted for the first time since the pandemic as it continues to increase the choice available to its customers globally.

British Airways Launches Its Biggest Annual Sale, Offering Travel Deals for 2024

British Airways Launches Its Biggest Annual Sale, Offering Travel Deals for 2024

21 December 2023 Press Release Airline News Organisations & Operators

British Airways has unveiled its largest annual sale, set to run until January 30, 2024. This sale features discounts on flights and holiday packages to various global destinations for travelers planning to explore in 2024. Whether it’s the cultural wonders of New York, the scenic beauty of San Francisco, or the excitement of Las Vegas, British Airways is offering something for everyone.

CUR8, UNDO, BA, & Standard Chartered Launch Pilot to Unlock Debt Financing for Carbon Removals

CUR8, UNDO, BA, & Standard Chartered Launch Pilot to Unlock Debt Financing for Carbon Removals

21 December 2023 Press Release Airline News Organisations & Operators

Four industry leaders, including CUR8, UNDO, British Airways, and Standard Chartered, have joined forces to initiate a pioneering financing pilot aimed at accelerating the growth of the carbon removals market. This partnership responds to the urgent need to expand carbon removal efforts to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius by 2050, as emphasized by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).