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.


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  • News Listings for British Airways

  • ​Lufthansa chief wary of 'wrong compromise' in labour dispute

    News | 20 Oct 2014 08:18 | Graham Dunn

    Lufthansa chief executive Carsten Spohr insists the airline will not be rushed into a "wrong compromise" as its attempts to restructure costs continue to stoke industrial unrest.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lufthansa-chief-wary-of-wrong-compromise-in-labour-dispute-404925/
  • ​Ultimate corporate jets: Nine private aircraft that combine business with pleasure

    News | 17 Oct 2014 11:18 | Murdo Morrison

    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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ultimate-corporate-jets-Nine-private-aircraft-that-combine-business-with-pleasure-404881/
  • Aeroflot, Bangkok Airways start codeshare

    News | 17 Oct 2014 03:06 | Firdaus Hashim

    Aeroflot Russian Airlines has placed its code on some domestic services operated by Bangkok Airways since 29 September.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Aeroflot-Bangkok-Airways-start-codeshare-404873/
  • Royal Brunei strikes deal with BA to access more UK destinations

    News | 16 Oct 2014 11:43 | Niall O'Keeffe

    Royal Brunei Airlines is adding six of British Airways' domestic destinations from London Heathrow to its network under a "special prorate agreement" with the UK carrier.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Royal-Brunei-strikes-deal-with-BA-to-access-more-UK-destinations-404839/
  • Fly540 plans to set up in South Sudan and Comoros

    News | 10 Oct 2014 15:48 | Oliver Clark

    Fly540 has applied for air operator's certificates to start new airlines in South Sudan and the Comoros Islands.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fly540-plans-to-set-up-in-South-Sudan-and-Comoros-404675/
  • Flybe to join IAG's Avios frequent-flyer programme

    News | 10 Oct 2014 11:38 | Oliver Clark

    Flybe is closing its "Rewards4all" frequent-flyer programme and will join the IAG-owned Avios scheme on 27 October.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flybe-to-join-IAGs-Avios-frequent-flyer-programme-404658/