Tag: British Airways

British Airways adds new flights from London to Saint Lucia

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2020

The Saint Lucia Tourism Authority confirmed the introduction of additional British Airways direct flights from the UK to Saint Lucia. ... Read More

Cashless sky: Majority of airlines go cash-free

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2020

Travel has come a long way since the days of traveler’s checks and queuing at traditional bureaux de change, and ... Read More

Iberia and British Airways Achieve Highest Certification Status

Mario Masciullo - Special to eTN Mario Masciullo - Special to eTN- December 24, 2019

Iberia airline and British Airways (BA), both part of the International Airlines Group (IAG), have achieved NDC Certification [email protected] status. ... Read More

Holland-Kaye: November sets new records at Heathrow Airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2019

Heathrow Airport has recorded its busiest ever November with over 6.2 million passengers traveling through the airport, ahead of reuniting ... Read More

What is the airline of the year?

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2019

According to CAPA-Centre for Aviation, British Airways brand may only be 45 years old, but the airline has been built ... Read More

Prague Airport names British Airways the QUIETEST AIRLINE

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 3, 2019

For the second time in a row, the UK’s largest international airline, British Airways (BA), has won the 2019 QUIETEST ... Read More

Businesses prepare for take-off with Heathrow Airport expansion

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- November 30, 2019

Hundreds of local, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have kick-started the process for procuring work with Heathrow’s biggest suppliers, ahead ... Read More

British Airways London to Thailand: Fatal flight

editor editor- October 26, 2019

A passenger on board a British Airways airplane en route from London and heading to Bangkok via a Boeing 777 ... Read More

Heathrow: IAG airline group commits to achieving net zero carbon emissions by 2050

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- October 12, 2019

Heathrow Airport announced the plan by British Airways parent company IAG to offset carbon emissions for all its UK domestic ... Read More

British Airways responds to demand for more flights from Italy to US

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- June 11, 2019

British Airways, thanks to its partnership with American Airlines, added three direct flights from Italy to its US offer: New ... Read More

Air Partner’s Travel division celebrates 20th anniversary

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 28, 2019

The Travel division of Air Partner plc, the global aviation services group, is this month celebrating 20 years of organizing ... Read More

Good news for Pakistan Tourism comes from British Airways

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

British Airways has great news for the Pakistan travel and tourism industry. Tourism in Pakistan is a growing industry.  In 2018, the ... Read More

British Airways reduces JNB-London frequency

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- May 1, 2019

British Airways will cut flights BA51 and BA50 from its Johannesburg-London route, effective from June. The flights have been cancelled ... Read More

Is the airport a weak link in your cruise vacation?

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

You are treated like royalty once you board your cruise ship. It’s why you love cruise vacations. Unless the ship ... Read More

First and Foremost to launch real-time link between ME hotels and tour operators at ATM

editor editor- April 23, 2019

Dubai-based hospitality and travel group company First and Foremost Travel Connections, is launching a dynamic B2B hotel booking system at ... Read More

Brexit uncertainty, but LHR is doing well

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019

Despite Brexit uncertainty, Heathrow remains a bright light for the UK, with the role we play in keeping people and ... Read More

British Airways Pilots thought Edinburg was in Germany and landed in the wrong city

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 26, 2019

Passengers at London City Airport today boarded British Airways flight BA3281 assuming they would fly to Duesseldorf, Germany but were ... Read More

British Airways to serve Milan Bergamo Airport from London Gatwick

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

Milan Bergamo Airport has announced that from 1 September 2019, UK flag carrier and oneworld member, British Airways, will begin ... Read More

Oman Air climbs to first place in one of Heathrow’s greenest years yet

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

Oman Air has landed first place in the latest Heathrow “Fly Quiet and Green” league table, due to its use ... Read More

Record number of passengers hit Heathrow’s runway for London Fashion Week

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

Heathrow welcomed 5.48 million passengers in 28 days, securing the airport’s 28th consecutive record month for passenger growth (+1.7% vs ... Read More

British royalty to open $80 million expansion project at Cayman Islands airport

editor editor- March 2, 2019

Their Royal Highnesses, the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall, are set to officially open Grand Cayman’s newly-expanded ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board, joined by trade partners and airlines, promote Seychelles in key Brazilian cities

editor editor- February 27, 2019

Seychelles’ visibility in Brazil received an added boost last week as a result of the Seychelles roadshow, organized annually in ... Read More

30,000 flights won’t be able to land at Milan’s Airport Linate during Italy’s high summer season

Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN- February 26, 2019

Milan’s Airport Linate is not only very passenger friendly but also very easy to reach from Milan’s city center. There ... Read More

Organizational changes and retailing investment focus support ATPCO’s road to transformation

editor editor- February 22, 2019

One year following its acquisition of Routehappy, the first for the 54-year-old company, ATPCO announced that it has fully integrated ... Read More

European airlines lead 2018 a la carte revenue estimate at $22.5 billion

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

The latest airline industry report estimated airline a la carte revenue at $65 billion worldwide for 2018. Each year IdeaWorksCompany ... Read More

British Airways CityFlyer launches daily service from Munich to London City Airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 18, 2019

Looking for a direct flight from Munich to the heart of London or vice-versa? It's here – with the BA ... Read More

Virgin Atlantic says Shalom to Tel Aviv and Good Bye to Dubai

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2019

Sir Richard Branson said no to Dubai and yes to Tel Aviv as of September 25, 2019when Virgin Atlantic will ... Read More

Massive nation-wide transportation strike will paralyze Belgium next week

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

Belgium's Christian, socialist and liberal trade unions have called for a nation-wide general strike on Wednesday, February 13, over wage ... Read More

Oneworld unveils major benefits for customers and airlines

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 1, 2019

The CEOs of oneworld member airlines today met in London to unveil a radical transformation of the global alliance as ... Read More

King Shaka Airport in Durban witnesses double-digit growth

editor editor- February 1, 2019

King Shaka International Airport (KSIA) in Durban ended 2018 on a record high by growing international passenger numbers by 13% ... Read More

New Global Operations Manager at iWorld of Travel

editor editor- January 24, 2019

IWorld of Travel announced the addition of Joe Sayers to the corporate team headquartered in Florida, effective immediately, as the ... Read More

Record-setting year: Saint Lucia welcomes over 1.2 million visitors in 2018

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 23, 2019

Saint Lucia has recorded its best performance ever in visitor arrivals, as it welcomed 1,218,294 visitors in 2018. That number ... Read More

FCM announces Global NDC Team to drive industry collaboration

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 21, 2019

FCM Travel Solutions and parent company Flight Centre Travel Group have established a Global Airline Distribution Team to spearhead industry collaboration ... Read More

Irish carrier named ‘worst short-haul airline’ for the sixth year running

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 5, 2019

According to the latest survey of UK airline passengers, low-cost Irish carrier Ryanair ranked at the very bottom of 19 ... Read More

Seychelles offers tourism for all – but needs to say it as we start 2019

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- December 31, 2018

Seychelles has a diverse tourism product which makes its strength and which has guaranteed its success. Seychelles offers tourism for ... Read More