British Airways

This Luxury Flyer Will Give You His Ticket If You Spot Him At An Airport This Year

There are few things that better highlight the difference between the haves and the have nots than the slow shuffle everyone in economy has to make past the first-class passengers or, even worse, past the the curtains that separate glamourous luxury from cramped hell. To promote his website God …

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2 odd routes to oneworld (=BA) status – pay £190 per month or match via airberlin or Lufthansa

Two slightly obscure alternatives have come up if you are looking to earn British Airways status.<p>To be honest, <b>the easiest way to get Silver status in</b> …

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British Airways launches Seychelles Route - Economy Class & Beyond

It seems the British Airways rumour mill has been especially leaky recently, with the confirmation that the airline is to launch a route between …

Airlines

British Airways will power some of its jets with trash

British Airways is taking a cue from Doc Brown for how it'll fuel its next generation of aircraft. No, not by bolting a flux capacitor inside the cockpit, but by turning to garbage for fuel. The airline has announced a partnership with renewable fuels outfit Velocys in an effort to reduce emissions …

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British Airways Is Adding Flights To The Seychelles In 2018

It’s not especially easy to get to the Seychelles, so this is an exciting development for anyone looking to fly from Europe to the Seychelles, or …

Airlines

How to get a better Avios Oz / New Zealand deal using the multi-partner chart

<b>I get a steady stream of emails asking about how to book Avios tickets to Australia or New Zealand</b>. My honest answer is – don’t bother. Use …

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British Airways plans to turn trash into jet fuel

British Airways has announced plans to create a set of waste plants that turn regular household garbage – or since we're talking about plans for the …

Airlines

Household rubbish to be turned into jet fuel for BA

Household rubbish will be turned into jet fuel for British Airways under ground-breaking plans to cut around 60,000 tons of carbon emissions every …

Airlines

Bits: BA launching Seychelles today?, new Avios and Virgin in-store partners, new Hilton Curio in South of France

News in brief:<p><b>British Airways (re)launching the Seychelles today?</b><p>According to the rumour mill, which includes tweets from BA pilots, a new route is …

Airlines

Great Ways To Redeem British Airways Avios Without Paying Huge Fees

The $95 annual fee <b>British Airways Visa Signature® Card</b> is offering a sign-up bonus of up to 100,000 bonus Avios, depending on how much you spend. The …

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Tuesday briefing: Emissions test cheating causes 5,000 premature deaths a year in Europe

Falsified diesel emissions tests are responsible for 5,000 premature deaths every year across Europe, British Airways is investing in renewable jet …

Airlines

British Airways Flight Grounded Over 'Direct Threat'

<i>PHOTO: The British Airways flight was grounded at Charles de Gaulle Airport for several hours. (photo via Flickr/Simon_sees)</i><p>A British Airways flight …

Aviation

Brisbane Airport commits to major solar power harvesting project

What do you do if you have a vast amount of sun soaked space in Queensland if you are a major airport? Brisbane Airport’s response is to use it to …

Renewable Energy

Four-hour flight turns into 33-hour trip from hell

On Tuesday, a four-hour trek from London to Athens spiralled into 33 hours of chaos for British Airways passengers, the <i>New York Post</i> reported.<p>The …

Australian News

Does EasyJet’s new filtration system suggest toxic cabin air really is an issue?

Airlines have long denied a link between contaminated cabin air and so-called aerotoxic syndrome, which has been blamed for the deaths of several pilots and cabin crew.<p>However, a decision by EasyJet to trial a new air filtration system on its planes has been seen by many as acknowledgment that …

Aviation

Bits: last day for our Scotland competition, Qatar sale and 10% off code, Cathay sale, HFP on mobile

News in brief:<p><b>Last chance to enter our Scotland competition</b><p>If you haven’t entered already, today is the last chance to enter our Chivas Regal whisky …

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British Airways flight held at Paris airport after 'security threat', passengers claim

A British Airways flight has been held on the tarmac of a Paris airport because of a "direct threat" to the plane, a passenger has said.<p>Flight number BA0303 was stopped at Charles de Gaulle and surrounded by police and fire vehicles at around 8am UK time this morning.<p>British traveller James …

Aviation

Best First Class Seats On The British Airways A380

Related: British Airways<p>How do you choose the best First Class seat on the British Airways A380? This article shares the best seats and worst seats …

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BA flight security scare forces evacuation in Paris

Paris (AFP) - A London-bound British Airways flight was evacuated at Paris's Charles de Gaulle airport on Sunday due to a security scare, but was …

Aviation

British Airways flight ‘held on runway at airport in Paris over security threat’

A British Airways flight has been held on the runway at an airport in Paris over a security threat, according to passengers on board.<p>More to …

Aviation

Breaking: British Airways flight evacuated on runway at airport in Paris over 'security threat'

A British Airways flight has been held on the runway at an airport in Paris over a security threat.<p>We'll be bringing you the very latest updates, …

Terrorism

Bomb scare forces BA flight evacuation in Paris

PARIS: A London-bound British Airways flight was evacuated at Paris' Charles de Gaulle airport on Sunday (Sep 17) after a bomb scare, but was later …

Airlines

British Airways flight in Paris gets extra security checks after threat

Police and firefighters checked a British Airways plane on the tarmac of Paris' Charles de Gaulle airport Sunday morning after reports of a security …

Award Shows

LAX to Rome $512, Paris $558 British Airways

British Airways has Los Angeles to Rome, Paris, Barcelona and Amsterdam priced under $600 round trip. These ticket prices drop close to $500 using …

Travel

UK police raid home linked to second Tube bombing suspect

British police have raided a home in south-west London linked to the arrest of the second suspect in a subway bombing on Friday that left 30 people …

Terrorism

A Southwest re-valuation, how not to get ripped off, and the softer side of Citi

Welcome to this week’s Frequent Miler Week in Review around the web, where we recap some great reads from this week around the ‘net. Highlights of …

Airlines

British Airways Adds Austin as Its 13th US 747 Destination

As we’ve mournfully documented, airlines around the world are phasing out their old Boeing 747s in favor of newer, more fuel-efficient aircraft. With …

Airlines

Parigi, evacuato aereo British Airways a Charles De Gaulle

Domenica 17 Settembre 2017 - 10:30<p>Le cause sono ancora sconosciute<p>È stato evacuato un volo della British Airways al principale aeroporto di Parigi, …

Charles de Gaulle

Weekly Review: September 16, 2017

I was supposed to be in Slovakia and Macedonia with my dad this week, but since he lives in Florida, that proved a bit problematic, and we postponed …

Airlines

EasyJet Worldwide: Budget airlines’ idea to team up at Gatwick Airport is revolutionising the aviation industry

Four airlines and an airport: that was the line-up on Wednesday when the concept of easyJet Worldwide was launched. It’s an intriguing and …

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