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British Airways unveils initial images of its planned redevelopment of New York JFK Terminal 7

Late last year, British Airways unveiled a planned $60million dollar revamp of its home at New York JFK Terminal 7. Today, the airline has provided further information of what, and what isn’t, happening with the planned development of the terminal … Continue reading

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Norwegian to launch direct route from London Gatwick to Singapore Changi from Thursday 28 September 2017

Norwegian’s aggressive expansion at London Gatwick continues with the launch of a new route from London Gatwick to Singapore Changi airport. The route will launch on Thursday 28 September 2017. It will initially operate four times weekly, increasing to five … Continue reading

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TAP Portugal to launch direct route from London City to Lisbon from Sunday 29 October 2017

TAP Portugal is to launch a direct route from London City airport to Lisbon from Sunday 29 October 2017. The route will operate twice daily on weekdays and once a day on weekends. This will be the third London airport … Continue reading

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British Airways website ba.com suffers major outage – Tuesday 11 April 2017

If you have tried to visit the BA website ba.com at any point today, you will have no doubt received the error message above. The BA website has been down all day today.  No reason has been given for this, other than … Continue reading

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Is British Airways going to scrap free meals in long-haul economy?

Another week, another BA headline in the Sunday papers! This weekend, BA is charged with plotting to scrap free meals in long-haul economy. Step forward The Sunday Times which notes: The airline could start charging long-distance flyers for a menu … Continue reading

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British Airways officially opens its new “First Wing” check-in area at London Heathrow Terminal 5

Next year, BA will celebrate the tenth anniversary of the opening of London Heathrow Terminal 5. The opening itself is a day BA would rather forget. Ever since Terminal 5 opened a perennial complaint has been the fact that in … Continue reading

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BA’s lounge refurbishment programme for London Heathrow and airports in the UK, Europe, USA & South Africa

BA held a press event yesterday for a select number of travel journalists and bloggers (though someone at The Daily Telegraph clearly did not get an invitation). Under the curious title of “#BAInvesting4U” journalists were ferried from London Gatwick to … Continue reading

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