Top News on British Airways

  • ​Ultimate corporate jets: Nine private aircraft that combine business with pleasure


    The USA’s, and the world’s, biggest business aviation convention – NBAA – starts in Orlando on 21 October. The event is all about business aircraft as tools – machines to transport money makers directly where they want to go in comfort, convenience and security, while saving them hours of time. However, there is an element of the industry that is more about indulgence and making a statement. Here we celebrate nine of the most flamboyant carriages of the clouds, some of which, sadly perhaps, never (or have not yet) got off the ground.


  • Other News for British Airways

  • American and BA continue to see strong transatlantic demand


    ​The heads of joint business partners American Airlines and British Airways continue to see strong and growing demand...


  • Boeing C-17 lands in Liberia opening US military anti-Ebola airlift


    ​A Boeing C-17 Globemaster landed in Monrovia, Liberia, on 19 September, carrying the first of 3,000 US military...


  • JetBlue names Hayes as new CEO


    ​JetBlue Airways president Robin Hayes will succeed Dave Barger as chief executive officer effective 15 February 2015.


  • News Listings for British Airways

  • IAG lifts third-quarter operating profits to €900m

    News | 31 Oct 2014 07:50 | Oliver Clark

    ​British Airways, Vueling and Iberia parent IAG has turned an operating profit of €900 million ($1.13 billion) for the third quarter ending 30 September compared to €690 million in the same period last year on the back of a strong performance from all three of its carriers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IAG-lifts-third-quarter-operating-profits-to-900m-405475/
  • American plans second daily flight on Los Angeles-London

    News | 30 Oct 2014 18:16 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​American Airlines will add a second daily flight to its route between Los Angeles and London Heathrow from 28 March 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-plans-second-daily-flight-on-Los-Angeles-London-405454/
  • BMI Regional appoints new finance chief

    News | 30 Oct 2014 11:50 | Laura Mueller

    UK-based BMI Regional has named Paul Roberts as its new finance chief.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/BMI-Regional-appoints-new-finance-chief-405429/
  • British Airways seeks to grow reach in Asia Pacific

    News | 30 Oct 2014 03:54 | Aaron Chong

    ​British Airways believes they are leading the expansion of European-based carriers into Southeast Asia and their first ever Airbus A380 service from London Heathrow to Singapore proves it.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/British-Airways-seeks-to-grow-reach-in-Asia-Pacific-405412/
  • ANALYSIS: Long US tarmac delays down from 2013

    News | 29 Oct 2014 21:52 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Despite news that the Department of Transportation fined another carrier for long tarmac delays, the number of such delays at US airports declined by more than half during the first eight months of 2014, according to government data.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Long-US-tarmac-delays-down-from-2013-405400/
  • Ryanair to open base at Copenhagen

    News | 29 Oct 2014 12:05 | Oliver Clark

    Ryanair is to start operations from Copenhagen airport in March 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ryanair-to-open-base-at-Copenhagen-405379/