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British Airways Goes Retro with BOAC Livery on Boeing 747

Large crowds recently gathered at Heathrow Airport to watch the arrival of a British Airways 747 painted in the livery that adorned its BOAC fleet between 1964 and 1974.

British Airways to Celebrate 100th Anniversary with 1960s Retro Livery

As part of its 100th anniversary, British Airways has announced that it will be painting a Boeing 747 in the 1960s design of its predecessor BOAC.

British Airways Announces £6.5bn Investment for Premium Economy Cabin Upgrade

British Airways’ premium economy cabin, World Traveller Plus, is set to receive a substantial upgrade as part of the airline’s five-year £6.5 billion investment plan.

19 Reasons to Fly with British Airways in 2019

Aiming to provide its customers with even more quality and choice, British Airways reveals 19 great reasons to look forward to flying with its aircraft in 2019.

AirlineRatings.com Announces World’s Safest Airlines for 2019

Safety and product rating website AirlineRatings.com has released its annual lists of the Top 20 safest airlines and Top 10 safest low-cost airlines for 2019.

British Airways Gears Up for the Great Christmas Getaway

British Airways is gearing up for the great Christmas getaway as it prepares to carry over half a million customers during the festive period.

British Airways Says Goodbye to Iconic Boeing 767

British Airways has said goodbye to one of the most iconic aircraft in its fleet, the Boeing 767, which had been in service for almost 30 years.

British Airways to Celebrate 100th Anniversary with New Uniforms

British Airways will celebrate its centenary anniversary in 2019 with a new collection of uniforms for its employees, designed by Ozwald Boateng.

British Airways Adds Kos to 2019 Summer Schedule

British Airways has announced the launch of a new route from London Gatwick to the Greek island of Kos for summer 2019, with flights set to begin in May.

Airlines to Halt Flights to Iran as of September

Airlines British Airways, Air France and KLM have announced that they will halt flights to Iran as of September.

Greece Sees New Connections for Summer 2018 at 14 Airports

Fraport Greece this summer season is welcoming a number of new flights at the 14 Greek regional airports it operates and manages.

Korean Air Wins Big at ‘Cellars in the Sky 2017’ Airline Wine Awards

Korean Air was honored with the top award in the "Best Business Class Red" category in the "Cellars in the Sky 2017" airline wine awards.

New Flights Link Thessaloniki with Destinations in Europe, Asia

New flights connecting Thessaloniki’s Macedonia Airport - currently run by Fraport Greece - with popular destinations in Europe and Asia are expected to launch in 2018.

AirlineRatings.com Names the World’s Safest Airlines for 2018

AirlineRatings.com has released its annual list of the Top 20 safest airlines for 2018, which stand out for being at the forefront of safety and innovation.

British Airways: New London-Kefalonia Route in Summer 2018

British Airways has announced the launch of a new route from London Heathrow's Terminal 5 to the Greek island of Kefalonia in summer 2018.

WTM London: British Airways’ Head to Talk About Radical Strategy

Alex Cruz, the chief executive of British Airways, will head an impressive line-up of aviation high-fliers at World Travel Market (WTM) London in November.

ECTAA Slams IAG’s Plans to Charge Fee on GDS Bookings for British Airways and Iberia

ECTAA has condemned the IAG’s decision to apply a 9.5 euros surcharge to British Airways and Iberia tickets booked via GDS.

British Airways Launches In Depth Investigation Over IT Failure

British Airways will launch an investigation to determine how its IT system failed, resulting in major flight delays and cancellations at Heathrow and Gatwick airports.

British Airways: UK Flights to Resume but Delays Still Expected

British Airways has warned of further flight delays and cancellations on Sunday at Heathrow and Gatwick airports in the UK, following a major IT failure.

British Airways Cancels All Heathrow, Gatwick Flights – Update

British Airways has cancelled all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick airports for the rest of the day (Saturday) due to an IT system failure.