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Delivery Thursday

It’s Thursday, so it must be the day a bunch, well two, airlines receive new types. So well done to British Airways and Hainan Airlines for finally taking delivery of the first of their A380s and 787s respectively. Better late than never, eh. Airbus (top), Boeing

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British Airways’ first A380 arrives at the Paris air show #PAS13

The first Airbus A380 for British Airways arrived at the Paris air show today. Flightglobal reported back in March that the airframer was in discussions with the carrier to bring the aircraft to the show, having previously done the same with a Korean Air and Malaysia Airlines A380.BA is due to take delivery of its […]

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Movember

British Airways Movember aircraft

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British Airways 747 departs Heathrow

Lovely, lovely, lovely. Gorgeous light on this shot of a British Airways Boeing 747-400 departing from Heathrow from AirSpace user Hounddogone. Shows the great, gross beast to superb effect. User Hounddogone on flightglobal/AirSpace

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Big plane, big engine

Nice picture from British Airways showing the installation of one of four Rolls-Royce Trent 900 engines on its first Airbus A380. The engines were attached to aircraft MSN095, the first of 12 A380s the airline has on order. The supermegauberjumbo is due to be delivered to British Airways in July next year. We should have […]

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Under new management

BMI aircraft, an image that is soon going to be history

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British Airways’ first A380

Work starts on British Airways’ first A380

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British Airways going for gold

To celebrate the 2012 London Olympic Games and being the Official Air Travel Partner and Carrier What’s Really Quite British and Everything. BA has produced this gold-festooned Airbus. No, we don’t know why they’ve done a dove either (and it took us some time to work out they were feathers down the side, not the results of […]

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BA 757 goes retro for retirement

British Airways has repainted one of its Boeing 757-200s in a retro livery, dating back 27 years, to mark the retirement of the type from its fleet this month. The airline is withdrawing its 757s from mainline scheduled service on 30 October, although the type will continue to fly for its French-based premium subsidiary OpenSkies. […]

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Flight International 20-26 April: World Airlines 2010

This week Flightglobal publication Flight International has its annual World Airlines report and accompanying directory of over 1,500 operators.The bad times are putting marriage back in fashion, as evidenced by the BA-Iberia tie-up, which provided the inspiration for the cover image made by Flightglobal artist Tim Bicheno-Brown using AirTeamImages.com taken by Ismael Jorda and Simon […]

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