Breaking Travel News

British Airways News

Heathrow enters final phase of Terminal 5

20 September 2007 Press Release Airline News

BAA and British Airways have begun an intensive six month period of operational readiness activities in preparation for the opening of Heathrow’s Terminal 5 on 27 March 2008.

BA unveils Club World in US

21 May 2007 Press Release Airline News

Agency.com New York has announced a new interactive campaign to kick off the launch of British Airways’ newClub World business class in the US.

British Airways Christmas Spirit is in the Air

9 December 2004 Press Release Airline News

Visiting the British Airways website will make a real difference to the lives of children around the world this Christmas. The airline has pledged to donate £2 to Change for Good, British Airways’ award winning appeal for UNICEF, for every person that registers online at ba.com.

Better Connections With Melbourne And Durban

11 January 1999 Press Release Airline News

British Airways today announced a number of schedule changes which will offer passengers more one-stop flights between London and Melbourne and improved connections between London and Durban.

Traffic and capacity statistics - December 1998

6 January 1999 Press Release Airline News

British Airways mainline scheduled revenue passenger kilometres (RPKs) grew by 10.5 per cent. With mainline available seat kilometres (ASKs) growth of 9.9 per cent, the passenger load factor improved by 0.4 points to 64.9 per cent.

Traffic And Capacity Statistics - November 1998

3 December 1998 Press Release Airline News

British Airways mainline scheduled revenue passenger kilometres (RPKs) grew by 10.3 per cent. Premium traffic declined by 2.9 per cent after a 2.4 per cent decline last month, whilst non-premium traffic grew by 13.1 per cent. Growth in intercontinental traffic of 10.7 per cent again outstripped the 8.3 per cent growth in UK/Europe services. Trading conditions are very competitive in both the premium and the non-premium markets and yields are weakening. The outlook continues to be uncertain.

Ten-Year Blueprint Unveiled For Gatwick Growth

12 June 1998 Press Release Airline News

British Airways celebrates ten years at Gatwick`s North Terminal by unveiling today, (Friday, June 12), its blueprint for the next decade of growth at the airport. At its core are plans for more customers, more jobs and larger, quieter aircraft.