IAG considers long-haul subsidiary in 2017

IAG is considering setting up a low-cost, long-haul operation based in Barcelona from 2017, flying to destinations including Los Angeles and Buenos Aires.

Touchdown Team – Christmas closure

The Touchdown office will be closed from 23 Dec – 2 Jan inclusive.



Full schedule planned for Christmas Day and Boxing Day

British Airways is planning to run a full schedule on Christmas Day and Boxing Day despite proposed industrial action by Unite.

Stansted set for the slopes

Winter sports fans will have direct access to some of Europe’s top snow resorts from Stansted with the launch of new British Airways flights to the French Alpine city of Chambery on December 17.

Wi-Fi installed on first BA aircraft

From booking a restaurant, uploading holiday snaps and streaming a movie – British Airways’ onboard Wi-Fi, called High Life Connect, is set to allow customers to stay connected while in the air. 

British Airways tops National Geographic Traveller Awards

Readers of National Geographic Traveller have voted British Airways best Short-haul Airline and Long-haul Airline in the publication’s 2016 awards.

British Airways BOTler serves insider tips on ‘London for Less’

British Airways has launched its new BOTler – a personal Facebook Messenger BOT that acts as a personal online butler, offering customers a ‘best of the best’ guide to travelling to London this winter.

British Airways Gin is just the tonic

British Airways is now offering its very own brand of gin exclusively for premium customers.

Leap to Limoges next summer

British Airways is launching summer season flights from Gatwick to Limoges in western France.

Win your way to the Big Easy

To celebrate the launch of British Airways’ newest US route, the airline is hosting a one-off VIP charter to New Orleans for Mardi Gras