British Airways

Heathrow-Bound Flight Evacuated On Tarmac Over 'Direct Threat'

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 17.09.2017 | UK

A British Airways plane bound for Heathrow was evacuated in Paris over a security threat on Sunday morning. Flight BA0303 was due to leave Charles de ...

People Are Confused About Why The Daily Mail Is So Outraged Over Tighter Border Controls

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 02.08.2017 | UK

The Daily Mail has sparked confusion and derision after expressing outrage about airport delays within the European Union - despite repeatedly critici...

Missed Connections: What Airlines Don't Understand About Their Passengers

David Richards | Posted 27.07.2017 | UK Tech
David Richards

Customer-experience management is supposed to be advanced in the travel industry, but the data says otherwise. In an age of the personalized customer...

We Love Our Jobs But British Airways Needs To Know We Won't Give Up Our Fight For A Better Deal

BA Cabin Crew Member | Posted 21.07.2017 | UK
BA Cabin Crew Member

Instead of listening to us, British Airways seems to prefer to defend low pay and inequality by spending millions on hiring aircraft from other airlines and trying to bribe us with pathetic bungs to stop us going on strike.

Things Just Got A Whole Lot Worse For British Airways' PR Department

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 29.05.2017 | UK

BA’s public relations nightmare worsened on Monday when the Daily Mail suggested the beleaguered airline should be stripped of its ‘British’ mon...

British Airways Cancels Flights From Heathrow And Gatwick Over 'Global System Outage'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 27.05.2017 | UK

British Airways has cancelled all flights from London’s Heathrow and Gatwick airports today because of a “major IT system failure”. The carrier ...

Romantic Summer City Break Ideas For Couples

Jackie Gallego | Posted 24.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Stroll arm-in-arm along tree-lined boulevards, watch the world go by from pavement cafés, or enjoy warm romantic evenings under a glimmering moon. Bo...

9 Reasons This European Destination Is A Real Life Fairy Tale

Jen Barton | Posted 26.05.2017 | UK Parents

There’s nothing we love more than discovering a place that brings the pages from our favourite childhood fairy tale stories to life: a world with ch...

How The Istrian Peninsula Will Re-Wild Your Kids

Jen Barton | Posted 26.05.2017 | UK Parents

When looking for a family-friendly travel destination, we want a place that appeals to parents as well as children: we’re talking delicious gastrono...

Why The Istrian Riviera Is Ideal For Families Who Love Exploring

Jen Barton | Posted 26.05.2017 | UK Parents

When we think about the ingredients required for our dream family holiday, we want a little bit of everything: somewhere we can relax, feel pampered, ...

Head To The Sunshine State: Win Flights To Florida

Polly Rayne | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you’re ready for a serious sunshine hit, Florida is the place to be. And it might be time to get planning, because we’re giving away a pair of ...

British Airways Might Be Scrapping Free Meals On Long-Haul Flights

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 18.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

British Airways may scrap free meals on its long-haul flights, the company’s chairman has said. The news comes after the airline ditched its complim...

Cheat On New York With Boston...

Gina Lyons | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Gina Lyons

I love visiting New York. Central Park. The shopping. The swanky bars and Brooklyn. Oh, Brooklyn. You have a piece in my heart, you really do. But late last year, we did something I'm going to admit to you now. I'm oddly proud of it too, which might seem distasteful. Ok, here goes.

Exploding Headphones: Everything You Need To Know After Tech Exploded Mid-Flight

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.03.2017 | UK Tech

A woman has suffered burns to her face and hands after her headphones exploded on a flight from Beijing to Melbourne, this week. The Australian Trans...

You May Only Just Be Getting Over The Last Tube Strike, But Another Could Be Coming

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 11.01.2017 | UK

Just days after London commuters were hamstrung by a Tube strike, another walkout is in the pipeline. Members of the RMT union are set to vote on whe...

Storm Barbara Is Hurtling Into Christmas On 90mph Winds

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK

With just a day before Storm Barbara hits, the bad weather gremlins are already creeping into Britain’s transport system. Flights from three London ...

Wave Of Strikes To Hit Rail, Post And Airline Industries This Week

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 19.12.2016 | UK

A wave of strikes will be launched by thousands of workers this week, hitting rail, post and airline industries in the run-up to Christmas. A series o...

10 Tips To Make Your Flying Time Super Productive

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 12.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When you’re up in the air, take this precious personal time to gather your thoughts, catch up on work and even learn something entirely new. Rather ...

How To Unwind On Your Next Business Trip

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When you fly for business, you carry the expectations of your company that you’ll come ‘back with the goods’, whether that’s an important clie...

Drone In Terrifying 'Near-Miss' With Passenger Plane Near The Shard

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 21.11.2016 | UK

A potentially major air disaster was “narrowly avoided” over London when an Airbus travelling near The Shard had a “very near-miss” with a dro...

British Airways Will Offer Wi-Fi On Short-Haul Flights From Next Summer

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 03.11.2016 | UK Tech

Passengers on British Airways’ short-haul flights will be offered wi-fi from summer next year. The airline’s owner, IAG, promised the connection w...

10 Ways To Ensure Stress Free Business Travel

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 01.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

We asked experienced business travellers and British Airways’ cabin crew for their top tips to help you feel calm and relaxed, before, during and af...

Medical Emergency Forces British Airways London Flight To Divert To Canada

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 25.10.2016 | UK

A British Airways flight travelling from San Francisco to London had to be diverted to Vancouver after a medical emergency was declared on Tuesday mor...

Why Brexit Will Eventually Catch Up With Airlines

Adam Manuel | Posted 18.10.2016 | UK
Adam Manuel

The pound is getting weaker by the day. While Brexiters are quick to defend its volatility, it's important to remember that Britain's exit from the EU hasn't actually happened. While a weaker pound does have its benefits, namely by boosting exports, such drastic short-term changes can place considerable strain on resources and labour...

Here's How To Manage Business Travel As An SME

Shihab S Joi | Posted 03.10.2016 | UK

Much of our day-to-day communication with clients can be made online, but when it comes to getting the businesses in and negotiating the best deals, n...