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British Airways
IATA
BA
ICAO
BAW
Callsign
SPEEDBIRD
Founded 31 March 1974
(after BOAC & BEA merger)
Hubs
Frequent flyer program
Member lounge
Alliance Oneworld
Subsidiaries
Fleet size 248 (+50 orders) excl.subsidiaries
Destinations 150 excl.subsidiaries and code-shares
Company slogan Upgrade to British Airways
Headquarters Waterside, Harmondsworth, London Borough of Hillingdon, England
Key people Willie Walsh (CEO)
Martin Broughton (Chairman)
Revenue GB£8,992,000,000 (2009)[1]
Website http://ba.com
.British Airways plc or BA (LSE: BAY) is the flag carrier airline of the United Kingdom.^ Key developments for BRITISH AIRWAYS PLC (BAY) .
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.BA has its headquarters in Waterside near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport and is the largest airline in the UK based on fleet size, international flights and international destinations.^ Most British Airways flights are from London, and most British Airways flights from London are from London's Heathrow Airport.
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^ At Heathrow, where it is BAs main base, BA is facing a major competitive issue.
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^ Its main hubs are London Heathrow and London Gatwick.
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.Its second hub is London Gatwick Airport.^ London Heathrow and London Gatwick are the main Hubs.
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^ Its main hubs are London Heathrow and London Gatwick.

^ A member of the royal family of European airlines, British Airways (BA) serves about 150 destinations in some 75 countries from hubs at London's Heathrow and Gatwick airports.
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.British Airways has discontinued all direct overseas flights from UK airports other than Heathrow, Gatwick and London City Airport.^ Photo: British Airways jets at London’s Heathrow airport.
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^ Depart UK on the overnight British Airways flight to Nairobi...
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^ British Airways Flight 5390 .
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.BA's UK passengers originating at non-London airports must now connect via London or use other airlines with direct services.^ BA's UK airports other airlines british airways flights with direct british airways crm services.The British Airways Ltd.
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^ BA's UK passengers originating at non-London airports must now connect via London or use other airlines with direct services.

^ BA’s newly launched route now means greater connectivity to the bright lights and glamour of America’s most iconic swinging city.
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.The British Airways Group was formed on 1 September 1974 through nationalisation by the Labour Government of the time.^ September 1974 to London s money british midland airways he ll be throwing in the time.
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^ This time its coming from British Airways and not us.
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^ Wikipedia, the Labour Government british airways timetable of R2 billion.
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.BA was formed from two large London-based airlines, BOAC and BEA, and two much smaller regional airlines, Cambrian Airways Cardiff and Northeast Airlines Newcastle upon Tyne.^ British Airlines Newcastle upon Tyne.
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^ It operates around 50 flights from two large London-based airlines, Cambrian Airways Ltd.
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^ British Airways is formed by the merger of three smaller airline companies.
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.All four companies were dissolved on 31 March 1974 to form British Airways (BA) and almost thirteen years later, in February 1987, the company was privatised.^ Aviation british airways Company .
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^ The British Airways Group was formed on 1 September 1974 consisting of BOAC and BEA. These two companies were dissolved on 31 March 1974 to form British Airways (BA).

^ Year-to-date british airways reservations .
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.The carrier soon expanded with the acquisition of British Caledonian in 1988 and Gatwick-based carrier Dan-Air in 1992. Despite being a primarily Boeing customer, British Airways placed a major order for Airbus aircraft in November 1998 with the purchase of 89 A320 Family aircraft.^ Despite being a major order, marking the time.
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^ In 1992 it absorbed some of the routes of Gatwick-based carrier Dan-Air.

^ CNNMoney: British Air to refocus on customers?
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.In 2007, the carrier placed its next major order, marking the start of its long-haul fleet replacement, ordering Airbus A380s and Boeing 787s.^ The company's next major order was the start of its replacement of its long haul fleet, ordering Boeing 787s and Airbus A380s in 2007.

^ The carrier placed its main hub is the staff at the airline's long haul fleet replacement, british airways executive club ordering Airbus A380s and with the largest international airline.
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^ British Airways made its largest aircraft purchase in nearly a decade, dividing the order between rivals Boeing and Airbus, the carrier said Thursday.
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.The centrepiece of the airline's long-haul fleet is the Boeing 747-400; with 50 examples, British Airways is the largest operator of the type in the world.^ However, the case of British Airways can be used for most of the airlines operated by the governments in the world.
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^ InFlight 1:200 British Airways Boeing 747-400 [IF744003] .
  • -->British Airways: Airline Museum Gift Shop</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.airlinemuseum.com/catalog/index.php?cPath=33_83">www.airlinemuseum.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="42"><a href="#citable__42"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>I think that British airways are the number 1 airline in the world.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__146" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="146">The formation of <a href="/Richard_Branson" title="Richard Branson">Richard Branson</a>'s <a href="/Virgin_Atlantic_Airways" title="Virgin Atlantic Airways">Virgin Atlantic Airways</a> in 1984 began a tense relationship with BA. In 1993, the fierce rivalry led to "one of the most bitter and protracted libel actions in aviation history" in which British Airways apologised "unreservedly" for a “dirty tricks” campaign against Virgin leading to them paying damages and legal costs.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="146"><a href="#citable__146"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The formation of Richard Branson's Virgin Atlantic in 1984 began a tense relationship with BA which ended in \"one of the most bitter and protracted libel actions in aviation history\" in 1993 in which BA apologised \"unreservedly\" for a \"dirty tricks\" campaign against Virgin and paid damages and legal costs.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="146"><a href="#citable__146"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Tags: ba strike , british airways strike .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways | Anglotopia</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.anglotopia.net/category/british-travel/british-airways/">www.anglotopia.net</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="146"><a href="#citable__146"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways pays 610,000 in settlement of a libel action brought by Mr Richard Branson and Virgin Atlantic Airways Limited.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_dirtytricks_2_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-dirtytricks-2"><span>[</span>3<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_3" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-3"><span>[</span>4<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__248" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="248">Until 2008 British Airways was the largest airline of the UK, measured by passenger numbers.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="248"><a href="#citable__248"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways Passenger seat tips .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways official 4-Star Ranking for British Airways onboard product and service quality</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.airlinequality.com/Airlines/BA.htm">www.airlinequality.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="248"><a href="#citable__248"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways is the UK's largest international scheduled airline, flying to over 550 destinations.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> British Airways - BeatTheBrochure compares flights & holiday offers from British Airways </c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.beatthebrochure.com/British%5FAirways/">www.beatthebrochure.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="248"><a href="#citable__248"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways (BA) is the largest airline in the United Kingdom.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways - Flights & Air Ticket Information</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.airfaresflights.co.uk/airlines/British-Airways">www.airfaresflights.co.uk</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__122" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="122">In 2008 the airline carried 35.7 million passengers.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="122"><a href="#citable__122"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways is an international airlines company in the United Kingdom, carrying in its last financial year ending March 31, 2008, over 33 million passengers worldwide.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> British Airways, British Airways Plc., Company Profiles, </c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.bnamericas.com/company-profile/en/British_Airways_Plc,-British_Airways">www.bnamericas.com</a> [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="122"><a href="#citable__122"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The all-business airline stopped operations today (Friday, May 30) since it failed to secure a $5 million loan to carry on operations.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> » British Airways - SimpliFlying || Aviation :: Branding :: Technology || Airline marketing, airline brand management, social media, Web 2.0</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://simpliflying.com/tag/british-airways/">simpliflying.com</a> [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="122"><a href="#citable__122"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Instead, passenger load has fluctuated between 32 million and 35 million passengers over the course of the past 4 years.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways (LON:BAY)</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.wikinvest.com/stock/British_Airways_(LON:BAY)">www.wikinvest.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_British_Airways_Traffic_Statistics_4_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-British_Airways_Traffic_Statistics-4"><span>[</span>5<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__308" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="308">Rival UK carrier <a href="/EasyJet" title="EasyJet">EasyJet</a> carried 44.5 million passengers in the same year, taking the title from British Airways.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="308"><a href="#citable__308"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Each year over 8 millions British airways amenity kits...</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>british airways, british airways Manufacturers & Suppliers</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.alibaba.com/showroom/british_airways-showroom.html">www.alibaba.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="308"><a href="#citable__308"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways is the UK's largest airline and flag carrier.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Luggage Limits - British Airways World Traveller Tickets Flights within Europe </c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://luggagelimits.com/tickets/British_Airways/Flights_within_Europ/">luggagelimits.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="308"><a href="#citable__308"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>VisitBritain ties with British Airways and EasyJet to promote UK...</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways plc: Blog - Business Exchange</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://bx.businessweek.com/british-airways-plc/blogs/">bx.businessweek.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_Passenger_statistics_for_December_2008_5_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-Passenger_statistics_for_December_2008-5"><span>[</span>6<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__23" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="23">British Airways is listed on the <a href="/London_Stock_Exchange" title="London Stock Exchange">London Stock Exchange</a> and is a constituent of the <a href="/FTSE_100_Index" title="FTSE 100 Index">FTSE 100 Index</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="23"><a href="#citable__23"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="23"><a href="#citable__23"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Browse all stocks in the FTSE 100 .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> British Airways | Business | guardian.co.uk </c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/britishairways">www.guardian.co.uk</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="23"><a href="#citable__23"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways british airways fleet list Ltd.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>BRITISH AIRWAYS - Cheap Airline Tickets, Find Best Cheap Plane Tickets, british airways holidays,75% Off On Each Airfare, british airways, Top 5 Airlines Offers Online, british airways crm, Top 5 Airlines</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://dev.processing.org/bugs/attachment.cgi?id=365">dev.processing.org</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_6" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-6"><span>[</span>7<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__29" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="29">On 31 March 2009 the airline celebrated its 35th anniversary.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="29"><a href="#citable__29"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>An abbreviated version of the Chairman's Statement from the Accounts for the financial year ended 31 March 2009 follows below.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>BRITISH AIRWAYS Share Price BAY BAY.L - Interactive Investor</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.iii.co.uk/investment/detail?code=cotn:BAY.L&it=le">www.iii.co.uk</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="29"><a href="#citable__29"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Our fuel costs for the year to 31 March 2009 rose by 35.5% to 115.4m.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>BRITISH AIRWAYS Share Price BAY BAY.L - Interactive Investor</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.iii.co.uk/investment/detail?code=cotn:BAY.L&it=le">www.iii.co.uk</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="29"><a href="#citable__29"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In March 2009, the British Government has also announced that it will be increasing regulation on the airline industry with respect to punctuality, customer service and other key areas.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways (LON:BAY)</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.wikinvest.com/stock/British_Airways_(LON:BAY)">www.wikinvest.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__299" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="299">On 12 November 2009, British Airways confirmed that it had reached a preliminary agreement to merge with <a href="/Iberia_Airlines" title="Iberia Airlines" class="mw-redirect">Iberia Airlines</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="299"><a href="#citable__299"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways to merge with Qantas?</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways // Current</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://current.com/tags/87338571_british-airways/">current.com</a> [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="299"><a href="#citable__299"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways (BA) and Iberia have made a preliminary agreement to merge.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways | Travel News and Views from Cheapflights.co.uk</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://news.cheapflights.co.uk/category/flights/british-airways/">news.cheapflights.co.uk</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="299"><a href="#citable__299"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Comparing culture and leadership styles at British Airways and Iberia Airlines .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways |Papers4you.com|Over 50,000 University essays-and-dissertationss, Dissertations, Research Papers, Essays, Assignments, Academic Reports and Analysis</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.coursework4you.co.uk/essays-and-dissertations/analysis-of-companies/british-airways/britishairways.php">www.coursework4you.co.uk</a> [Source type: Reference]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_7" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-7"><span>[</span>8<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__40" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="40">The merger between the two carriers will create the world's third-largest airline in terms of annual revenue.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="40"><a href="#citable__40"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In June 2001, it resumed talks with KLM for a £5 billion merger between the two, which could create the world's third-largest airline.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways PLC - Company Profile, Information, Business Description, History, Background Information on British Airways PLC</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.referenceforbusiness.com/history2/2/British-Airways-PLC.html">www.referenceforbusiness.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="40"><a href="#citable__40"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA, Iberia merger would create world’s third-largest airline .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways | Travel News and Views from Cheapflights.co.uk</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://news.cheapflights.co.uk/category/flights/british-airways/">news.cheapflights.co.uk</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="40"><a href="#citable__40"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways made its largest aircraft purchase in nearly a decade, dividing the order between rivals Boeing and Airbus, the carrier said Thursday.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways plc: News & Videos about British Airways plc - CNN.com</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://topics.cnn.com/topics/british_airways_plc">topics.cnn.com</a> [Source type: News]</li><li> <em><c_title>British Airways plc: News & Videos about British Airways plc - CNN.com</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://topics.edition.cnn.com/topics/british_airways_plc">topics.edition.cnn.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_8" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-8"><span>[</span>9<span>]</span></a></sup> Both airlines are expected to sign all merger agreements as early as February 2010.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_9" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-9"><span>[</span>10<span>]</span></a></sup> The merger between Iberia and BA is expected to be completed by March 2010.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_10" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-10"><span>[</span>11<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <table id="wikipedia_toc" class="toc"> <tr> <td> <div id="wikipedia_toctitle"> <h2>Contents</h2> </div> <ul> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-1"><a href="#History"><span class="tocnumber">1</span> <span class="toctext">History</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-2"><a href="#Corporate_affairs"><span class="tocnumber">2</span> <span class="toctext">Corporate affairs</span></a> <ul> <li class="toclevel-2 tocsection-3"><a href="#Head_office"><span class="tocnumber">2.1</span> <span class="toctext">Head office</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-2 tocsection-4"><a href="#Financial_performance"><span class="tocnumber">2.2</span> <span class="toctext">Financial performance</span></a></li> </ul> </li> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-5"><a href="#Destinations"><span class="tocnumber">3</span> <span class="toctext">Destinations</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-6"><a href="#Fleet"><span class="tocnumber">4</span> <span class="toctext">Fleet</span></a> <ul> <li class="toclevel-2 tocsection-7"><a href="#Current_fleet"><span class="tocnumber">4.1</span> <span class="toctext">Current fleet</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-2 tocsection-8"><a href="#Aircraft_operated"><span class="tocnumber">4.2</span> <span class="toctext">Aircraft operated</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-2 tocsection-9"><a href="#Future_aircraft"><span class="tocnumber">4.3</span> <span class="toctext">Future aircraft</span></a></li> </ul> </li> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-10"><a href="#Marketing"><span class="tocnumber">5</span> <span class="toctext">Marketing</span></a> <ul> <li class="toclevel-2 tocsection-11"><a href="#Tail_fins"><span class="tocnumber">5.1</span> <span class="toctext">Tail fins</span></a></li> </ul> </li> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-12"><a href="#Cabins"><span class="tocnumber">6</span> <span class="toctext">Cabins</span></a> <ul> <li class="toclevel-2 tocsection-13"><a href="#United_Kingdom"><span class="tocnumber">6.1</span> <span class="toctext">United Kingdom</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-2 tocsection-14"><a href="#Europe"><span class="tocnumber">6.2</span> <span class="toctext">Europe</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-2 tocsection-15"><a href="#International"><span class="tocnumber">6.3</span> <span class="toctext">International</span></a> <ul> <li class="toclevel-3 tocsection-16"><a href="#Special_cabin_configuration"><span class="tocnumber">6.3.1</span> <span class="toctext">Special cabin configuration</span></a></li> </ul> </li> <li class="toclevel-2 tocsection-17"><a href="#Seating_policies"><span class="tocnumber">6.4</span> <span class="toctext">Seating policies</span></a></li> </ul> </li> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-18"><a href="#Airport_lounges"><span class="tocnumber">7</span> <span class="toctext">Airport lounges</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-19"><a href="#Operations"><span class="tocnumber">8</span> <span class="toctext">Operations</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-20"><a href="#Codeshare_agreements"><span class="tocnumber">9</span> <span class="toctext">Codeshare agreements</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-21"><a href="#Subsidiaries.2C_franchisees_and_shareholdings"><span class="tocnumber">10</span> <span class="toctext">Subsidiaries, franchisees and shareholdings</span></a> <ul> <li class="toclevel-2 tocsection-22"><a href="#Subsidiaries"><span class="tocnumber">10.1</span> <span class="toctext">Subsidiaries</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-2 tocsection-23"><a href="#Franchisees"><span class="tocnumber">10.2</span> <span class="toctext">Franchisees</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-2 tocsection-24"><a href="#Shareholdings"><span class="tocnumber">10.3</span> <span class="toctext">Shareholdings</span></a></li> </ul> </li> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-25"><a href="#Cargo"><span class="tocnumber">11</span> <span class="toctext">Cargo</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-26"><a href="#Loyalty_programmes"><span class="tocnumber">12</span> <span class="toctext">Loyalty programmes</span></a> <ul> <li class="toclevel-2 tocsection-27"><a href="#Executive_Club"><span class="tocnumber">12.1</span> <span class="toctext">Executive Club</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-2 tocsection-28"><a href="#Premier"><span class="tocnumber">12.2</span> <span class="toctext">Premier</span></a></li> </ul> </li> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-29"><a href="#Industrial_relations"><span class="tocnumber">13</span> <span class="toctext">Industrial relations</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-30"><a href="#Incidents_and_accidents"><span class="tocnumber">14</span> <span class="toctext">Incidents and accidents</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-31"><a href="#References"><span class="tocnumber">15</span> <span class="toctext">References</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-32"><a href="#Bibliography"><span class="tocnumber">16</span> <span class="toctext">Bibliography</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-1 tocsection-33"><a href="#External_links"><span class="tocnumber">17</span> <span class="toctext">External links</span></a></li> </ul> </td> </tr> </table> <script type="text/javascript"> //<![CDATA[ if (window.showTocToggle) { var tocShowText = "show"; var tocHideText = "hide"; showTocToggle(); } //]]> </script> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_History">History</span></h2> <div class="rellink relarticle mainarticle">Main article: <a href="/History_of_British_Airways" title="History of British Airways">History of British Airways</a></div> <div class="thumb tleft"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/00/1/9/1/90853483768519588.jpg" width="220" height="119" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> British Airways <a href="/Concorde" title="Concorde">Concorde</a> at Heathrow Airport</div> </div> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__206" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="206">British Airways (BA) was created in 1972, when the <a href="/British_Overseas_Airways_Corporation" title="British Overseas Airways Corporation">British Overseas Airways Corporation</a> (BOAC) and <a href="/British_European_Airways_Corporation" title="British European Airways Corporation" class="mw-redirect">British European Airways Corporation</a> (BEA) managements were combined under the newly formed <em>British Airways Board</em>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="206"><a href="#citable__206"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Following a government review, Imperial Airways and British Airways were nationalised in 1939 to form the British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC).</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="206"><a href="#citable__206"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways came into being on 1st April 1972, when the British Airways board assumed control and ownership of British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC) and British European Airways (BEA).</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="206"><a href="#citable__206"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Two years later, the businesses of BOAC and BEA were combined under the newly formed British Airways Board, with the separate airlines coming together as British Airways in 1974.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_11" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-11"><span>[</span>12<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_12" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-12"><span>[</span>13<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__66" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="66">This effectively made British Airways into the national airline for the United Kingdom and due to the lack of competition, the new company began to exert its position and significance.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="66"><a href="#citable__66"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Wikipedia, the United british airways world cargo Kingdom.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>BRITISH AIRWAYS - Cheap Airline Tickets, Find Best Cheap Plane Tickets, british airways holidays,75% Off On Each Airfare, british airways, Top 5 Airlines Offers Online, british airways crm, Top 5 Airlines</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://dev.processing.org/bugs/attachment.cgi?id=365">dev.processing.org</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="66"><a href="#citable__66"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>It really decreases the competition among the airlines, and also gives a competitive advantage to British Airways.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Privatization of British Airways: Before and After</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.baserler.com/onur/isletme/Privatization%20of%20British%20Airways-Before%20and%20After.htm">www.baserler.com</a> [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="66"><a href="#citable__66"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Aviation british airways Company .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Spam by British Airways | LibraryThing</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.librarything.com/work/9157939">www.librarything.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> BA was one of only two airlines to operate the <a href="/Supersonic" title="Supersonic">supersonic</a> <a href="/Aerospatiale-BAC_Concorde" title="Aerospatiale-BAC Concorde" class="mw-redirect">Aerospatiale-BAC Concorde</a>;<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_Concordeintro3_13_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-Concordeintro3-13"><span>[</span>14<span>]</span></a></sup> inaugurating the world's first supersonic passenger service in January 1976.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_Concordeintro_14_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-Concordeintro-14"><span>[</span>15<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_Concordeintro2_15_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-Concordeintro2-15"><span>[</span>16<span>]</span></a></sup> The final commercial Concorde flight from New York to London was on 24 October 2003.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_16" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-16"><span>[</span>17<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__76" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="76"><a href="/John_King,_Baron_King_of_Wartnaby" title="John King, Baron King of Wartnaby">Sir John King</a>, later Lord King, was appointed Chairman in 1981 with the goal of preparing the airline for privatisation.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="76"><a href="#citable__76"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Privatisation Sir John King, later Lord King, was appointed Chairman in 1981 with the mission of preparing the airline for privatisation.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="76"><a href="#citable__76"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Lord King was appointed Chairman in 1981 and charged by the Secretary of State for Trade to take all necessary steps to restore the Group to profitability and prepare it for privatisation.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="76"><a href="#citable__76"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Lord King retires as Chairman and becomes the first President of British Airways.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__39" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="39">King was credited with transforming the loss-making giant into one of the most profitable air carriers in the world, boldly claiming to be "The World's Favourite Airline", while many other large airlines struggled.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="39"><a href="#citable__39"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA is one of the most profitable airlines in the world (thanks to privatization!</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Privatization of British Airways: Before and After</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.baserler.com/onur/isletme/Privatization%20of%20British%20Airways-Before%20and%20After.htm">www.baserler.com</a> [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="39"><a href="#citable__39"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>King was credited with transforming the loss-making giant into one of the most profitable air carriers in the world, boldly claiming to be \"The World's Favourite Airline\", while many other large airlines struggled.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="39"><a href="#citable__39"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In the process of becoming one of the largest airlines in the world, it had also managed to remain one of the most profitable.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways PLC - Company Profile, Information, Business Description, History, Background Information on British Airways PLC</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.referenceforbusiness.com/history2/2/British-Airways-PLC.html">www.referenceforbusiness.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_17" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-17"><span>[</span>18<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__22" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="22">The flag carrier was privatised and was floated on the <a href="/London_Stock_Exchange" title="London Stock Exchange">London Stock Exchange</a> in February 1987 by the <a href="/Conservative_Party_(UK)" title="Conservative Party (UK)">Conservative</a> government.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="22"><a href="#citable__22"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The flag carrier was privatised and floated on the London Stock Exchange in February 1987 by the Conservative government, the initial share offering being 11 times oversubscribed.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="22"><a href="#citable__22"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The company was privatised in February 1987.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="22"><a href="#citable__22"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In February 1987 British Airways was privatised.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_18" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-18"><span>[</span>19<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__117" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="117">In July 1987, British Airways effected the controversial takeover of Britain's "second" airline, <a href="/British_Caledonian" title="British Caledonian">British Caledonian</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="117"><a href="#citable__117"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways acquires British Caledonian (BCal).</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways PLC - Company Profile, Information, Business Description, History, Background Information on British Airways PLC</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.referenceforbusiness.com/history2/2/British-Airways-PLC.html">www.referenceforbusiness.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="117"><a href="#citable__117"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways and British Caledonian (Bcal) merge.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="117"><a href="#citable__117"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways « Airline world Airline world .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways « Airline world</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://airlineworld.wordpress.com/category/british-airways/">airlineworld.wordpress.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_Rigasbook_19_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-Rigasbook-19"><span>[</span>20<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__179" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="179">During the 1990s, BA became the world's most profitable airline under the slogan "The World's Favourite Airline". In 1993 BA formed British Asia Airways, a subsidiary based in the <a href="/Republic_of_China" title="Republic of China">Republic of China</a> (<a href="/Taiwan" title="Taiwan">Taiwan</a>), to operate between London and <a href="/Taipei" title="Taipei">Taipei</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="179"><a href="#citable__179"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>However, the case of British Airways can be used for most of the airlines operated by the governments in the world.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Privatization of British Airways: Before and After</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.baserler.com/onur/isletme/Privatization%20of%20British%20Airways-Before%20and%20After.htm">www.baserler.com</a> [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="179"><a href="#citable__179"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In 2007, the airline british airways to form British Airways' Southern Africa s the world.BA World Cargo - Wikipedia, the UK based on 1 year .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>BRITISH AIRWAYS - Cheap Airline Tickets, Find Best Cheap Plane Tickets, british airways holidays,75% Off On Each Airfare, british airways, Top 5 Airlines Offers Online, british airways crm, Top 5 Airlines</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://dev.processing.org/bugs/attachment.cgi?id=365">dev.processing.org</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="179"><a href="#citable__179"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In 1995 BA formed British Asia Airways, a subsidiary based in Taiwan, to operate between London and Taipei.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_20" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-20"><span>[</span>21<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_21" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-21"><span>[</span>22<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__110" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="110">BA also purchased a 25% stake in Australian airline <a href="/Qantas" title="Qantas">Qantas</a>,<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_22" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-22"><span>[</span>23<span>]</span></a></sup> and acquired <a href="/Brymon_Airways" title="Brymon Airways">Brymon Airways</a> to form <a href="/BA_Connect" title="BA Connect">BA Connect</a> all in the same year.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="110"><a href="#citable__110"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways purchases a 25 per cent stake in Qantas.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="110"><a href="#citable__110"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways (BA) and kulula connect.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>BRITISH AIRWAYS - Cheap Airline Tickets, Find Best Cheap Plane Tickets, british airways holidays,75% Off On Each Airfare, british airways, Top 5 Airlines Offers Online, british airways crm, Top 5 Airlines</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://dev.processing.org/bugs/attachment.cgi?id=365">dev.processing.org</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="110"><a href="#citable__110"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Although rival Virgin Atlantic connects with some of the same routes with code-share partners, its network isn’t nearly as extensive as British Airways.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>New British Airways flight will link LV with Europe, Middle East and Africa - Las Vegas Sun</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2009/oct/23/new-british-airways-flight-will-link-lv-europe-mid/">www.lasvegassun.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_Rigasbook_19_1" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-Rigasbook-19"><span>[</span>20<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div class="thumb tleft"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/08/2/0/4/98980162903855545.jpg" width="220" height="102" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> British Airways <a href="/Hawker_Siddeley_Trident" title="Hawker Siddeley Trident">Hawker Siddeley Trident</a> in 1974–1984 livery with enlarged "British" titles</div> </div> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__48" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="48">Lord King stepped down as chairman in 1993 and was replaced by former deputy Colin Marshall <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_23" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-23"><span>[</span>24<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_24" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-24"><span>[</span>25<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_25" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-25"><span>[</span>26<span>]</span></a></sup> while <a href="/Robert_Ayling" title="Robert Ayling">Robert Ayling</a> took over as the CEO. Benefits under his management included cost savings of £750m<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_aylingquits_26_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-aylingquits-26"><span>[</span>27<span>]</span></a></sup> and the establishment of <a href="/Go_Fly" title="Go Fly">Go</a> in 1998. However, one year on, in 1999, British Airways reported an 84 percent drop in profits, its worst since privatisation at the time.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="48"><a href="#citable__48"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Lord King retires as Chairman and becomes the first President of British Airways.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="48"><a href="#citable__48"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Year-to-date british airways reservations .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>BRITISH AIRWAYS - Cheap Airline Tickets, Find Best Cheap Plane Tickets, british airways holidays,75% Off On Each Airfare, british airways, Top 5 Airlines Offers Online, british airways crm, Top 5 Airlines</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://dev.processing.org/bugs/attachment.cgi?id=365">dev.processing.org</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="48"><a href="#citable__48"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Rod Eddington era Main article: Rod Eddington In 1999 British Airways reported a 50 percent slump in profits, its worst since privatisation.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_27" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-27"><span>[</span>28<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_28" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-28"><span>[</span>29<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__155" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="155">In March 2000, Robert Ayling was removed from his position and British Airways announced <a href="/Rod_Eddington" title="Rod Eddington">Rod Eddington</a> as his successor.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="155"><a href="#citable__155"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In March 2000 Bob Ayling was removed from his position.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="155"><a href="#citable__155"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announced Rod Eddington as his successor in May.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="155"><a href="#citable__155"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways finally announced the retirement of its seven-strong Concorde fleet,..</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways « uberVU Search</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.ubervu.com/search/?q=British%20Airways">www.ubervu.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__167" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="167">Eddington set about cutting the workforce further, in response to the slump caused by the 11 September attacks in 2001.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_29" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-29"><span>[</span>30<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_30" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-30"><span>[</span>31<span>]</span></a></sup> On 8 September 2004, British Airways announced that it was to sell its 18.5 percent stake in <a href="/Qantas" title="Qantas">Qantas</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="167"><a href="#citable__167"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways to merge with Qantas?</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways // Current</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://current.com/tags/87338571_british-airways/">current.com</a> [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="167"><a href="#citable__167"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On 8 September 2004 British Airways announced that it was to sell its 18.5 percent stake in Qantas, but would continue the alliance (such as sharing revenue), particularly on the Kangaroo Routes.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="167"><a href="#citable__167"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announced that it is in merger talks with its Australian rival, Qantas.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways // Current</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://current.com/tags/87338571_british-airways/">current.com</a> [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_31" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-31"><span>[</span>32<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__320" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="320">In September 2005, new CEO <a href="/Willie_Walsh_(Irish_businessman)" title="Willie Walsh (Irish businessman)">Willie Walsh</a>, former Aer Lingus boss, took charge of the company.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="320"><a href="#citable__320"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On 8 March 2005, Broughton announced that former Aer Lingus CEO Willie Walsh would take over from Rod Eddington upon his retirement in September 2005.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="320"><a href="#citable__320"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Willie Walsh as CEO – British Airways CFO Keith Williams is relied on to make the numbers work in 2010 ...</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways plc: Blog - Business Exchange</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://bx.businessweek.com/british-airways-plc/blogs/">bx.businessweek.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="320"><a href="#citable__320"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In September 2005 new CEO Willie Walsh, former Aer Lingus boss, announced dramatic changes to the management of British Airways, with the aim of saving £300 million by 2008, the cost of the move to Heathrow's Terminal 5.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__332" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="332">In January 2008, BA unveiled its new subsidiary <a href="/OpenSkies" title="OpenSkies">OpenSkies</a> which takes advantage of the liberalisation of transatlantic traffic rights, and flies non-stop between major European cities and the United States.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="332"><a href="#citable__332"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Recent developments In January 2008 BA unveiled its new subsidiary OpenSkies which takes advantage of the liberalisation of transatlantic traffic rights, and flies non-stop between major European cities and the United States.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="332"><a href="#citable__332"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>EasyJet acquired GB Airways in January 2008, and became a significant competitor to British Airways in its European flights.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways (LON:BAY)</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.wikinvest.com/stock/British_Airways_(LON:BAY)">www.wikinvest.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="332"><a href="#citable__332"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Their dissatisfaction with BA is a result of contract negotiations for the airline's proposed transatlantic subsidiary -- BA OpenSkies -- which would offer daily flights to New York direct from Paris and Brussels starting June 2008.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways – full coverage on Gridskipper</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://gridskipper.com/tags/british-airways">gridskipper.com</a> [Source type: News]</li><li> <em><c_title>British Airways – full coverage on Gridskipper</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://gridskipper.com/tag/british-airways">gridskipper.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_32" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-32"><span>[</span>33<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__234" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="234">On 30 July 2008, British Airways and <a href="/Iberia_Airlines" title="Iberia Airlines" class="mw-redirect">Iberia Airlines</a> announced a merger plan that would result in the two airlines joining forces in an all-stock transaction.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="234"><a href="#citable__234"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces its best punctuality results for seven years.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="234"><a href="#citable__234"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announced that it is in merger talks with its Australian rival, Qantas.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways // Current</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://current.com/tags/87338571_british-airways/">current.com</a> [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="234"><a href="#citable__234"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>All stories about "British Airways" .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways – full coverage on Gridskipper</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://gridskipper.com/tags/british-airways">gridskipper.com</a> [Source type: News]</li><li> <em><c_title>British Airways – full coverage on Gridskipper</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://gridskipper.com/tag/british-airways">gridskipper.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__81" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="81">The two airlines would retain their separate brands similar to KLM and Air France in their merger agreement.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="81"><a href="#citable__81"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The two airlines would retain their separate brands similar to KLM and Air France in their merger agreement.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="81"><a href="#citable__81"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In June 2001, it resumed talks with KLM for a £5 billion merger between the two, which could create the world's third-largest airline.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways PLC - Company Profile, Information, Business Description, History, Background Information on British Airways PLC</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.referenceforbusiness.com/history2/2/British-Airways-PLC.html">www.referenceforbusiness.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="81"><a href="#citable__81"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Because of this, Air France is similar to British Airways in its focus on both Europe and the surroundings and transatlantic flights.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways (LON:BAY)</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.wikinvest.com/stock/British_Airways_(LON:BAY)">www.wikinvest.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_baiberiamerger_33_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-baiberiamerger-33"><span>[</span>34<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__289" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="289">On 16 March, 2010,British Airways has announced an agreement with trade unions concerning its pension scheme.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="289"><a href="#citable__289"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Tuesday, March 16, 2010 .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> British Airways - BeatTheBrochure compares flights & holiday offers from British Airways </c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.beatthebrochure.com/British%5FAirways/">www.beatthebrochure.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="289"><a href="#citable__289"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways pension tension .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>FT Alphaville » British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://ftalphaville.ft.com/blog/tag/british-airways/">ftalphaville.ft.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="289"><a href="#citable__289"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces a new marketing agreement with CityFlyer Express.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_hiren_34_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-hiren-34"><span>[</span>35<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Corporate_affairs">Corporate affairs</span></h2> <div style="display:table-cell;clear:both;"></div><h3><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Head_office">Head office</span></h3> <div class="rellink boilerplate seealso">See also: <a href="/Waterside_(building)" title="Waterside (building)">Waterside (building)</a></div> <div class="thumb tright"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/02/4/3/2/8884943237355399.jpg" width="220" height="293" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> <a href="/Waterside_(building)" title="Waterside (building)">Waterside</a>, the head office of British Airways</div> </div> </div> <div class="thumb tright"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/11/3/5/5/53627594203755539.jpg" width="220" height="147" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <a name="citable__257" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="257"><div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> A British Airways <a href="/Boeing_747-400" title="Boeing 747-400">Boeing 747-400</a> in a special <a href="/Oneworld" title="Oneworld">Oneworld</a> livery at <a href="/London_Heathrow_Airport" title="London Heathrow Airport">London Heathrow Airport</a>, <a href="/England" title="England">England</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="257"><a href="#citable__257"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Boeing 747-400 enters service.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="257"><a href="#citable__257"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Boeing 747-400 70-Bus.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways General Information - Customer Service Telephone Numbers, Airline Links, and Partner Airlines</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.seatguru.com/airlines/British_Airways/information.php">www.seatguru.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="257"><a href="#citable__257"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Heathrow british airways is a leading airport company.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Spam by British Airways | LibraryThing</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.librarything.com/work/9157939">www.librarything.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> (2009)</div> </div> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__147" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="147">British Airways has its head office in the <a href="/Waterside_(building)" title="Waterside (building)">Waterside</a> building in <a href="/Harmondsworth" title="Harmondsworth">Harmondsworth</a>, <a href="/London_Borough_of_Hillingdon" title="London Borough of Hillingdon">London Borough of Hillingdon</a>, <a href="/England" title="England">England</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="147"><a href="#citable__147"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>An explosive device has detonated in a building housing offices for British Airways and oil company BP, breaking some windows and causing other damage, representatives of the companies said.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways plc: News & Videos about British Airways plc - CNN.com</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://topics.edition.cnn.com/topics/british_airways_plc">topics.edition.cnn.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="147"><a href="#citable__147"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>I sent letters to New York office ( 75 60 Astoria Boulevard, Jackson Heights, 11370) and England office (Waterside, PO box 365, Harmondsworth, UB7 OGB) and e-mail by the British Airways site (www.ba.com).</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="147"><a href="#citable__147"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Waterside, PO Box 365 Harmondsworth Middlesex UB7 0GB England .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways PLC - Company Profile, Information, Business Description, History, Background Information on British Airways PLC</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.referenceforbusiness.com/history2/2/British-Airways-PLC.html">www.referenceforbusiness.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_35" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-35"><span>[</span>36<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__201" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="201">Waterside was completed in June 1998.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_McKellar200_36_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-McKellar200-36"><span>[</span>37<span>]</span></a></sup> British Airways formerly had its head office in the Speedbird House, on the grounds of <a href="/London_Heathrow_Airport" title="London Heathrow Airport">London Heathrow Airport</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="201"><a href="#citable__201"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>It is London or british airways use other than british airways Heathrow, Gatwick Airport.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>BRITISH AIRWAYS - Cheap Airline Tickets, Find Best Cheap Plane Tickets, british airways holidays,75% Off On Each Airfare, british airways, Top 5 Airlines Offers Online, british airways crm, Top 5 Airlines</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://dev.processing.org/bugs/attachment.cgi?id=365">dev.processing.org</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="201"><a href="#citable__201"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Heathrow british airways is a leading airport company.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Spam by British Airways | LibraryThing</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.librarything.com/work/9157939">www.librarything.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="201"><a href="#citable__201"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British airways and Heathrow airport are a terrible combination.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> The building was sometimes nicknamed the "Birdseed House of planes."<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_37" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-37"><span>[</span>38<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="display:table-cell;clear:both;"></div><h3><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Financial_performance">Financial performance</span></h3> <table class="toccolours sortable" border="1" cellpadding="3" style="border-collapse:collapse"> <caption><strong>British Airways Financial Performance</strong></caption> <tr> <th>Year Ended</th> <th>Passengers Flown<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_38" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-38"><span>[</span>39<span>]</span></a></sup></th> <th>Turnover (£m)</th> <th>Profit/Loss Before Tax (£m)</th> <th>Net Profit/Loss (£m)</th> <th>Basic <a href="/Earnings_per_share" title="Earnings per share">EPS</a> (p)</th> </tr> <tr> <td>31 March 2009</td> <td>33,117,000</td> <td>8,992</td> <td>(401)</td> <td>(358)</td> <td>(32.6)</td> </tr> <tr> <td>31 March 2008</td> <td>33,161,000</td> <td>8,753</td> <td>883</td> <td>696</td> <td>59.0</td> </tr> <tr> <td>31 March 2007</td> <td>33,068,000</td> <td>8,492</td> <td>611</td> <td>438</td> <td>25.5</td> </tr> <tr> <td>31 March 2006*</td> <td>32,432,000</td> <td>8,213</td> <td>616</td> <td>464</td> <td>40.4</td> </tr> <tr> <td>31 March 2006</td> <td>35,634,000</td> <td>8,515</td> <td>620</td> <td>467</td> <td>40.4</td> </tr> <tr> <td>31 March 2005</td> <td>35,717,000</td> <td>7,772</td> <td>513</td> <td>392</td> <td>35.2</td> </tr> <tr> <td>31 March 2004</td> <td>36,103,000</td> <td>7,560</td> <td>230</td> <td>130</td> <td>12.1</td> </tr> <tr> <td>31 March 2003</td> <td>38,019,000</td> <td>7,688</td> <td>135</td> <td>72</td> <td>6.7</td> </tr> <tr> <td>31 March 2002</td> <td>40,004,000</td> <td>8,340</td> <td>(200)</td> <td>(142)</td> <td>(13.2)</td> </tr> <tr> <td>31 March 2001</td> <td>36,221,000</td> <td>9,278</td> <td>150</td> <td>114</td> <td>10.5</td> </tr> <tr> <td>31 March 2000</td> <td>36,346,000</td> <td>8,940</td> <td>5</td> <td>(21)</td> <td>(2.0)</td> </tr> <tr> <td>31 March 1999</td> <td>37,090,000</td> <td>8,915</td> <td>225</td> <td>206</td> <td>19.5</td> </tr> <tr> <td>31 March 1998</td> <td>34,377,000</td> <td>8,642</td> <td>580</td> <td>460</td> <td>44.7</td> </tr> <tr> <td>31 March 1997</td> <td>33,440,000</td> <td>8,359</td> <td>640</td> <td>553</td> <td>55.7</td> </tr> <tr> <td>31 March 1996</td> <td>32,272,000</td> <td>7,760</td> <td>585</td> <td>473</td> <td>49.4</td> </tr> </table> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block">* <a name="citable__259" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="259">Restated for the disposal of the regional business of BA Connect.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="259"><a href="#citable__259"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>It obtained a 15% stake in Flybe when it sold its regional UK operation BA Connect to FlyBe in March 2007.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> </div> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Destinations">Destinations</span></h2> <div class="rellink relarticle mainarticle">Main articles: <a href="/British_Airways_destinations" title="British Airways destinations">British Airways destinations</a> and <a href="/British_Airways_franchise_destinations" title="British Airways franchise destinations">British Airways franchise destinations</a></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__120" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="120">British Airways serves nearly 150 destinations, including 6 domestic.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="120"><a href="#citable__120"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways destinations .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways online bookings</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://promos.opodo.co.uk/travel/airlines/british_airways/?CMP=uk-gg-fltsw-5858-147456">promos.opodo.co.uk</a> [Source type: News]</li><li> <em><c_title>British Airways online bookings</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://promos.opodo.co.uk/travel/airlines/british_airways/">promos.opodo.co.uk</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="120"><a href="#citable__120"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways made its largest aircraft purchase in nearly a decade, dividing the order between rivals Boeing and Airbus, the carrier said Thursday.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways plc: News & Videos about British Airways plc - CNN.com</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://topics.edition.cnn.com/topics/british_airways_plc">topics.edition.cnn.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="120"><a href="#citable__120"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>With headquarters in the United Kingdom, British Airways (BA) and its franchises and subsidiaries fly to over 300 destinations around the world.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways online bookings</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://promos.opodo.co.uk/travel/airlines/british_airways/?CMP=uk-gg-fltsw-5858-147456">promos.opodo.co.uk</a> [Source type: News]</li><li> <em><c_title>British Airways online bookings</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://promos.opodo.co.uk/travel/airlines/british_airways/">promos.opodo.co.uk</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__115" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="115">British Airways' is one of only eight carriers to fly to all six permanently inhabited continents (the seven other carriers being <a href="/Delta_Air_Lines" title="Delta Air Lines">Delta</a>, <a href="/Emirates_Airline" title="Emirates Airline" class="mw-redirect">Emirates</a>, <a href="/Korean_Air" title="Korean Air">Korean Air</a>, <a href="/Malaysia_Airlines" title="Malaysia Airlines">Malaysia Airlines</a>, <a href="/Qantas" title="Qantas">Qantas</a>, <a href="/South_African_Airways" title="South African Airways">South African Airways</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="115"><a href="#citable__115"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>What others have to say about British Airways .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.elliott.org/help/british-airways/">www.elliott.org</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="115"><a href="#citable__115"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>"British Airways in merger talks with Qantas\".</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="115"><a href="#citable__115"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways was one of the candidates for privatization.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Privatization of British Airways: Before and After</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.baserler.com/onur/isletme/Privatization%20of%20British%20Airways-Before%20and%20After.htm">www.baserler.com</a> [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_39" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-39"><span>[</span>40<span>]</span></a></sup>.</div> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Fleet">Fleet</span></h2> <div style="display:table-cell;clear:both;"></div><h3><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Current_fleet">Current fleet</span></h3> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__231" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="231">With the exception of the <a href="/Boeing_707" title="Boeing 707">Boeing 707</a> and Boeing 747 from BOAC, the airline as formed in 1972-4 inherited a mainly UK-built fleet of aircraft.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="231"><a href="#citable__231"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>With the exception of the Boeing 707 and Boeing 747 from BOAC, the airline as formed in 1972-4 inherited a mainly UK built fleet of aircraft.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="231"><a href="#citable__231"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA inherited BOAC's Boeing airline code (36).</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="231"><a href="#citable__231"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>However, with the exception of 29 of its 777 fleet, it has often equipped its Boeing aircraft with British-made Rolls-Royce engines (examples include the Trent 800 on its Boeing 777s, the RB211-524 on its 747-400s and 767s and also RB211-535s on its 757-200s).</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__241" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="241">The airline introduced the Boeing 737 and Boeing 757 into the fleet in the 1980s,<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_40" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-40"><span>[</span>41<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_41" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-41"><span>[</span>42<span>]</span></a></sup> followed by the Boeing 747-400, <a href="/Boeing_767" title="Boeing 767">Boeing 767</a> and Boeing 777 in the nineties.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="241"><a href="#citable__241"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Boeing 747-400 enters service.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="241"><a href="#citable__241"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Boeing 747-400 70-Bus.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways General Information - Customer Service Telephone Numbers, Airline Links, and Partner Airlines</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.seatguru.com/airlines/British_Airways/information.php">www.seatguru.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="241"><a href="#citable__241"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The airline introduced the Boeing 737 and Boeing 757 into the fleet in the 1980s, followed by the Boeing 747-400, Boeing 767 and Boeing 777 in the nineties.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_42" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-42"><span>[</span>43<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_43" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-43"><span>[</span>44<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__219" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="219">However, with the exception of 29 of its 777 fleet, it has often equipped its aircraft with British-made <a href="/Rolls-Royce_plc" title="Rolls-Royce plc">Rolls-Royce</a> engines,<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_44" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-44"><span>[</span>45<span>]</span></a></sup> examples including the <a href="/Trent_800" title="Trent 800" class="mw-redirect">Trent 800</a> on its Boeing 777s, the <a href="/Rolls-Royce_RB211" title="Rolls-Royce RB211">RB211-524</a> on its 747-400s and 767s, and RB211-535s on its 757-200s.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="219"><a href="#citable__219"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>However, with the exception of 29 of its 777 fleet, it has often equipped its Boeing aircraft with British-made Rolls-Royce engines (examples include the Trent 800 on its Boeing 777s, the RB211-524 on its 747-400s and 767s and also RB211-535s on its 757-200s).</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="219"><a href="#citable__219"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In the engines, the choice of Rolls-Royce was because British is best.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways « Airline world</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://airlineworld.wordpress.com/category/british-airways/">airlineworld.wordpress.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="219"><a href="#citable__219"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA's first batch of 777 were fitted with General Electric GE90 engines, but BA switched to Rolls-Royce Trent 800s for the most recent 16 aircraft.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> Boeing-built aircraft for British Airways are allocated the <a href="/List_of_Boeing_customer_codes" title="List of Boeing customer codes">customer code</a> <em>36</em>, which appears in their aircraft designation as a suffix, such as 737-436, 747-436, 777-236.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_45" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-45"><span>[</span>46<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__50" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="50">Although it had a large Boeing fleet it has always operated other aircraft.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="50"><a href="#citable__50"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Although it had a large Boeing fleet it has always operated other aircraft.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="50"><a href="#citable__50"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>This means they will not be operated by Boeing 757 aircraft, as they can only operate from terminal 3.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="50"><a href="#citable__50"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>With the exception of the Boeing 707 and Boeing 747 from BOAC, the airline as formed in 1972-4 inherited a mainly UK built fleet of aircraft.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_46" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-46"><span>[</span>47<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__221" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="221">British built aircraft were transferred from BEA (e.g.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="221"><a href="#citable__221"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British built aircraft were transferred from BEA (e.g.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="221"><a href="#citable__221"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Boeing aircraft built for British Airways have the suffix 36, for example 737- 236, 747-436, 777-236.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> Trident) and BOAC (e.g. <a name="citable__327" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="327"><a href="/Vickers_VC10" title="Vickers VC10">VC10</a>), and in the 1980s the airline bought the <a href="/Lockheed_L-1011" title="Lockheed L-1011">Lockheed L-1011</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="327"><a href="#citable__327"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>VC10), and in the 1980s the airline bought the Lockheed L-1011.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_47" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-47"><span>[</span>48<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__123" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="123">It has also acquired through the buyout of British Caledonian Airways in the 1980s the <a href="/McDonnell_Douglas_DC-10" title="McDonnell Douglas DC-10">McDonnell Douglas DC-10</a> and Airbus A320. In the late 1990s British Airways placed its own first direct Airbus order, for over 100 A320/A319s to replace its own aging fleet of Boeing 737s.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="123"><a href="#citable__123"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Aircraft: British Airways Airbus A320-232 .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>JetPhotos.Net Aviation Photos: British Airways </c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.jetphotos.net/showphotos.php?airline=British%20Airways">www.jetphotos.net</a> [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="123"><a href="#citable__123"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways takes delivery of its first Boeing 777.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="123"><a href="#citable__123"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways acquires British Caledonian (BCal).</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways PLC - Company Profile, Information, Business Description, History, Background Information on British Airways PLC</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.referenceforbusiness.com/history2/2/British-Airways-PLC.html">www.referenceforbusiness.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_48" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-48"><span>[</span>49<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_49" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-49"><span>[</span>50<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__228" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="228">In September 2007 BA placed its first order for long-haul Airbus jets, 12 Airbus A380s with 7 options.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="228"><a href="#citable__228"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Long-haul First Class .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways General Information - Customer Service Telephone Numbers, Airline Links, and Partner Airlines</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.seatguru.com/airlines/British_Airways/information.php">www.seatguru.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="228"><a href="#citable__228"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In September 2007 BA placed its first order for longhaul Airbus jets, 12 Airbus A380s with 7 options.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="228"><a href="#citable__228"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>All the airline's long haul fleet replacement, ordering Airbus aircraft in Southern Africa that include Cape Town, Durban and vote Yes to buck british airways fleet list the first daily scheduled airline, british airways crm flies to Las Vegas.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>BRITISH AIRWAYS - Cheap Airline Tickets, Find Best Cheap Plane Tickets, british airways holidays,75% Off On Each Airfare, british airways, Top 5 Airlines Offers Online, british airways crm, Top 5 Airlines</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://dev.processing.org/bugs/attachment.cgi?id=365">dev.processing.org</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_50" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-50"><span>[</span>51<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block">The British Airways fleet includes the following aircraft in February 2010:<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_G_INFO_51_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-G-INFO-51"><span>[</span>52<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div class="thumb tright" style="width:187px;"> <div class="thumbinner"> <div style="margin:1px;width:177px;"> <div class="thumbimage"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/10/3/3/7/44987704086695482.jpg" width="175" height="121" /></div> <div class="thumbcaption" style="clear:left;"><a href="/Airbus_A319-100" title="Airbus A319-100" class="mw-redirect">Airbus A319-100</a></div> </div> <div style="margin:1px;width:177px;"> <div class="thumbimage"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/03/1/9/4/3275419107676299.jpg" width="175" height="69" /></div> <div class="thumbcaption" style="clear:left;"><a href="/Airbus_A320-200" title="Airbus A320-200" class="mw-redirect">Airbus A320-200</a></div> </div> <div style="margin:1px;width:177px;"> <div class="thumbimage"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/00/2/9/5/19151843540022291.jpg" width="175" height="113" /></div> <div class="thumbcaption" style="clear:left;"><a href="/Airbus_A321-200" title="Airbus A321-200" class="mw-redirect">Airbus A321-200</a></div> </div> <div style="margin:1px;width:177px;"> <div class="thumbimage"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/07/2/7/7/68823031869671737.jpg" width="175" height="112" /></div> <div class="thumbcaption" style="clear:left;"><a href="/Boeing_777-200ER" title="Boeing 777-200ER" class="mw-redirect">Boeing 777-200ER</a></div> </div> <div style="margin:1px;width:177px;"> <div class="thumbimage"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/04/1/6/1/09283401468787821.jpg" width="175" height="115" /></div> <div class="thumbcaption" style="clear:left;"><a href="/Boeing_747-400" title="Boeing 747-400">Boeing 747-400</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <center> <table class="toccolours" border="1" cellpadding="3" style="border-collapse:collapse"> <caption><strong>British Airways Fleet</strong></caption> <tr bgcolor="#9592C6"> <th><font style="color:white;">Aircraft</font></th> <th><font style="color:white;">Total</font></th> <th><font style="color:white;">Orders</font></th> <th><font style="color:white;">Stored</font></th> <th><font style="color:white;">Passengers<br /> <small>(First/Club World/World<br /> Traveller Plus/World Traveller)</small></font></th> <th><font style="color:white;">Base</font></th> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Airbus_A320_family" title="Airbus A320 family">Airbus A318-100</a></td> <td align="center">2</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td>32 (0/32/0/0)</td> <td><a href="/London_City_Airport" title="London City Airport">LCY</a></td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Airbus_A320_family" title="Airbus A320 family">Airbus A319-100</a></td> <td align="center">33</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td><small><strong>Domestic</strong></small><br /> 132 (0/0/0/132)<br /> <small><strong>European</strong></small><br /> 117 (0/0/28/89)</td> <td>3 <a href="/London_Gatwick_Airport" title="London Gatwick Airport">LGW</a><br /> 30 <a href="/London_Heathrow_Airport" title="London Heathrow Airport">LHR</a></td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Airbus_A320_family" title="Airbus A320 family">Airbus A320-200</a></td> <td align="center">37</td> <td align="center">8</td> <td align="center">1</td> <td><small><strong>Domestic</strong></small><br /> 156 (0/0/0/156)<br /> <small><strong>European</strong></small><br /> 134 (0/0/40/94)</td> <td>LHR</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Airbus_A320_family" title="Airbus A320 family">Airbus A321-200</a></td> <td align="center">11</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td><small><strong>Domestic</strong></small><br /> 188 (0/0/0/188)<br /> <small><strong>European</strong></small><br /> 165 (0/0/43/122)</td> <td>LHR</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Airbus_A380" title="Airbus A380">Airbus A380-800</a></td> <td align="center">0</td> <td align="center">12</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td>TBA</td> <td>LHR</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_737_Classic" title="Boeing 737 Classic">Boeing 737-400</a></td> <td align="center">19</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td><small><strong>Domestic</strong></small><br /> 147 (0/0/0/147)<br /> <small><strong>European</strong></small><br /> 142 (0/0/10/132)<br /> 117 (0/0/50/67)</td> <td>LGW</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_747-400" title="Boeing 747-400">Boeing 747-400</a></td> <td align="center">50</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td align="center">7</td> <td>291 (14/70/30/177)<br /> 299 (14/70/30/185)<br /> 337 (14/52/36/235)</td> <td>LHR</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_757" title="Boeing 757">Boeing 757-200</a></td> <td align="center">5</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td align="center">6</td> <td><small><strong>Domestic</strong></small><br /> 180 (0/180)<br /> <small><strong>European</strong></small><br /> 163 (44/119)</td> <td>LHR</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_767" title="Boeing 767">Boeing 767-300ER</a></td> <td align="center">21</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td><small><strong>Long Haul</strong></small><br /> 189 (0/24/24/141)<br /> <small><strong>European</strong></small><br /> 243 (0/0/50/193)</td> <td>LHR</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_777" title="Boeing 777">Boeing 777-200</a></td> <td align="center">3</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td>220 (17/48/24/127)</td> <td>LHR</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_777" title="Boeing 777">Boeing 777-200ER</a></td> <td align="center">43</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td>220 (13/48/32/127)<br /> 226 (14/48/40/124)<br /> 278 (0/48/24/206)<br /> 280 (0/40/24/216)</td> <td>7 LGW<br /> 36 LHR</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_777" title="Boeing 777">Boeing 777-300ER</a></td> <td align="center">0</td> <td align="center">6</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td>297 (14/56/44/183)</td> <td>LHR</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_787" title="Boeing 787">Boeing 787-8</a></td> <td align="center">0</td> <td align="center">8</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td>183 (0/42/51/90)</td> <td>LHR</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_787" title="Boeing 787">Boeing 787-9</a></td> <td align="center">0</td> <td align="center">16</td> <td align="center">0</td> <td>TBA</td> <td>TBA</td> </tr> <tr> <td align="center"><strong>Total</strong></td> <td align="center"><strong>224</strong></td> <td align="center"><strong>50</strong></td> <td align="center"><strong>14</strong></td> <td colspan="2"></td> </tr> </table> </center> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__90" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="90">As of February 2010, the average age of the BA fleet was 11.5 years.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="90"><a href="#citable__90"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In February 2009, the average age of British Airways fleet was 11.4 years.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="90"><a href="#citable__90"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Thursday, February 11, 2010 .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> British Airways - BeatTheBrochure compares flights & holiday offers from British Airways </c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.beatthebrochure.com/British%5FAirways/">www.beatthebrochure.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="90"><a href="#citable__90"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA also acquired a fleet of eight DC-10's, five 747's, thirteen BAC-1-11-500's and an order for ten A320's.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_52" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-52"><span>[</span>53<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="display:table-cell;clear:both;"></div><h3><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Aircraft_operated">Aircraft operated</span></h3> <div class="thumb tright"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/02/2/4/0/87633981754356499.jpg" width="220" height="83" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> British Airways <a href="/BAC_1-11" title="BAC 1-11" class="mw-redirect">BAC 1-11</a>.</div> </div> </div> <div class="thumb tright"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/05/3/9/5/8081637374012035.jpg" width="220" height="106" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> British Airways <a href="/Lockheed_Tristar" title="Lockheed Tristar" class="mw-redirect">Lockheed Tristar</a>.</div> </div> </div> <div class="thumb tright"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/00/3/0/8/89319284121268809.jpg" width="220" height="87" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> British Airways <a href="/BAe_146" title="BAe 146">BAe 146</a> RJ100.</div> </div> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__319" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="319">British Airways has operated the following aircraft.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="319"><a href="#citable__319"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways made its largest aircraft purchase in nearly a decade, dividing the order between rivals Boeing and Airbus, the carrier said Thursday.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways plc: News & Videos about British Airways plc - CNN.com</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://topics.cnn.com/topics/british_airways_plc">topics.cnn.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="319"><a href="#citable__319"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways offers either three or four classes of service on their long haul international routes serviced by B747, B767 and B777 aircraft.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="319"><a href="#citable__319"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>However, the case of British Airways can be used for most of the airlines operated by the governments in the world.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Privatization of British Airways: Before and After</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.baserler.com/onur/isletme/Privatization%20of%20British%20Airways-Before%20and%20After.htm">www.baserler.com</a> [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> Models dated to 1974 were acquired with the merger of BOAC and BEA to form British Airways,<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_70h_53_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-70h-53"><span>[</span>54<span>]</span></a></sup> and DC-10, along with certain 747 and BAC One-Eleven aircraft, were acquired with the takeover of British Caledonian in 1987.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_80h_54_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-80h-54"><span>[</span>55<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <center> <table> <tr> <td style="vertical-align: top"> <table class="toccolours sortable collapsible" border="1" cellpadding="3" style="border-collapse:collapse"> <caption><strong>British Airways Fleet, 1970s</strong><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_baaf_55_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-baaf-55"><span>[</span>56<span>]</span></a></sup></caption> <tr bgcolor="#9592C6"> <th><font color="white">Aircraft</font></th> <th><font color="white">Introduced</font></th> <th><font color="white">Retired</font></th> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/BAC_One-Eleven" title="BAC One-Eleven">BAC One-Eleven</a></td> <td>1974</td> <td>1993</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_707" title="Boeing 707">Boeing 707</a></td> <td>1974</td> <td>1984</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_737-200" title="Boeing 737-200" class="mw-redirect">Boeing 737-200</a></td> <td>1977</td> <td>2003</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_747-100" title="Boeing 747-100" class="mw-redirect">Boeing 747-100</a></td> <td>1974</td> <td>2001</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_747-200" title="Boeing 747-200" class="mw-redirect">Boeing 747-200</a></td> <td>1977</td> <td>2003</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Concorde" title="Concorde">Concorde</a></td> <td>1976</td> <td>2003</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Hawker_Siddeley_Trident" title="Hawker Siddeley Trident">Hawker Siddeley Trident</a></td> <td>1974</td> <td>1985</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Hawker_Siddeley_HS_748" title="Hawker Siddeley HS 748">Hawker Siddeley HS 748</a></td> <td>1975</td> <td>1985</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Lockheed_L-1011_TriStar" title="Lockheed L-1011 TriStar" class="mw-redirect">Lockheed L-1011 TriStar</a></td> <td>1974</td> <td>1999</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Vickers_VC10" title="Vickers VC10">Vickers VC10</a></td> <td>1974</td> <td>1981</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Vickers_Vanguard" title="Vickers Vanguard">Vickers Vanguard</a></td> <td>1974</td> <td>1974</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Vickers_Viscount" title="Vickers Viscount">Vickers Viscount</a></td> <td>1974</td> <td>1982</td> </tr> </table> </td> <td style="vertical-align: top"> <table class="toccolours sortable collapsible" border="1" cellpadding="3" style="border-collapse:collapse"> <caption><strong>British Airways Fleet, 1980s–2000s</strong><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_baaf_55_1" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-baaf-55"><span>[</span>56<span>]</span></a></sup></caption> <tr bgcolor="#9592C6"> <th><font color="white">Aircraft</font></th> <th><font color="white">Introduced</font></th> <th><font color="white">Retired</font></th> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Airbus_A318" title="Airbus A318" class="mw-redirect">Airbus A318</a></td> <td>2009</td> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Airbus_A319" title="Airbus A319" class="mw-redirect">Airbus A319</a></td> <td>1999</td> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Airbus_A320" title="Airbus A320" class="mw-redirect">Airbus A320</a></td> <td>1988</td> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Airbus_A321" title="Airbus A321" class="mw-redirect">Airbus A321</a></td> <td>2004</td> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_737-300" title="Boeing 737-300" class="mw-redirect">Boeing 737-300</a></td> <td>1988</td> <td>2009</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_737-400" title="Boeing 737-400" class="mw-redirect">Boeing 737-400</a></td> <td>1991</td> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_737-500" title="Boeing 737-500" class="mw-redirect">Boeing 737-500</a></td> <td>1996</td> <td>2009</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_747-400" title="Boeing 747-400">Boeing 747-400</a></td> <td>1989</td> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_757-200" title="Boeing 757-200" class="mw-redirect">Boeing 757-200</a></td> <td>1983</td> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_767-200" title="Boeing 767-200" class="mw-redirect">Boeing 767-200</a></td> <td>1993</td> <td>1996</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_767-300" title="Boeing 767-300" class="mw-redirect">Boeing 767-300</a></td> <td>1990</td> <td>2012</td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/Boeing_777-200" title="Boeing 777-200" class="mw-redirect">Boeing 777-200</a></td> <td>1995</td> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="/McDonnell_Douglas_DC-10" title="McDonnell Douglas DC-10">McDonnell Douglas DC-10</a></td> <td>1988</td> <td>2002</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> </center> <div style="display:table-cell;clear:both;"></div><h3><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Future_aircraft">Future aircraft</span></h3> <div class="thumb tright"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/08/2/3/5/79643921649229163.jpg" width="220" height="112" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> British Airways has placed firm orders for 24 <a href="/Boeing_787" title="Boeing 787">Boeing 787s</a>, which will replace the oldest Boeing 767s in the fleet from 2012</div> </div> </div> <div class="thumb tright"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/02/2/6/2/06404862066761715.jpg" width="220" height="147" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> The <a href="/Airbus_A380" title="Airbus A380">Airbus A380</a> is due to enter service with British Airways in 2013</div> </div> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__175" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="175">British Airways has 32 outstanding options with Airbus, which may be taken as any member of the A320 family.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="175"><a href="#citable__175"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways orders 59 aircraft in the Airbus A320 family with options on a further 129.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="175"><a href="#citable__175"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Members of the British Airways Executive Club and JALs Mileage Bank will be able to earn and redeem miles on both international networks from June.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="175"><a href="#citable__175"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways and Maersk Air of Denmark announce a conditional agreement to each inject 6 million into The Plimsoll Line to enable it to meet its outstanding debts and restructure.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__284" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="284">Secured delivery positions on 10 Boeing 777 aircraft are held.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="284"><a href="#citable__284"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways takes delivery of its first Boeing 777.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="284"><a href="#citable__284"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The airline plans to fly twice a week, via Kuwait, using a Boeing 777 aircraft, once safety and security clearances have been finalised.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="284"><a href="#citable__284"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Installation was completed of Club World flat beds on all Boeing 777 aircraft operating direct services from Gatwick to twelve destinations in the USA and Caribbean.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_56" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-56"><span>[</span>57<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__165" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="165">On 27 March 2007, British Airways placed a firm order for four 777-200ER aircraft with an option for four more, with the order totalling more than US$800 million at list price.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="165"><a href="#citable__165"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Price-fixing On 1 August 2007, British Airways was fined £121.5 million[16] for price-fixing.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="165"><a href="#citable__165"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways ticket for more than ten months.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="165"><a href="#citable__165"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On 27 March 2007, British Airways placed a firm order for four 777-200ER aircraft with an option for four more, with the order totalling more than US$800 million at list price.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_57" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-57"><span>[</span>58<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__68" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="68">The company has stated that these are for fleet expansion.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="68"><a href="#citable__68"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The company has stated that these are for fleet expansion.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__189" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="189">BA's first batch of 777 were fitted with <a href="/General_Electric_GE90" title="General Electric GE90">General Electric GE90</a> engines, but BA switched to <a href="/Rolls-Royce_Trent" title="Rolls-Royce Trent">Rolls-Royce Trent 800s</a> for the most recent 19 aircraft.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="189"><a href="#citable__189"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA's first batch of 777 were fitted with General Electric GE90 engines, but BA switched to Rolls-Royce Trent 800s for the most recent 16 aircraft.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="189"><a href="#citable__189"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>All Boeing 747 aircraft and most Boeing 777 aircraft are fitted with First (First Class).</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="189"><a href="#citable__189"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>However, with the exception of 29 of its 777 fleet, it has often equipped its Boeing aircraft with British-made Rolls-Royce engines (examples include the Trent 800 on its Boeing 777s, the RB211-524 on its 747-400s and 767s and also RB211-535s on its 757-200s).</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_58" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-58"><span>[</span>59<span>]</span></a></sup> This has been continued with the most recent four orders as Trent 800 engines were selected as the engine choice.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_59" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-59"><span>[</span>60<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__31" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="31">On 27 September 2007, BA announced their biggest order since 1998 by ordering 36 new long-haul aircraft.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="31"><a href="#citable__31"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>August also saw BA announcing its largest ever package of aircraft orders.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="31"><a href="#citable__31"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On 27 September 2007, BA announced their biggest order since 1998 by ordering 36 new long haul aircraft.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="31"><a href="#citable__31"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA announced that it would suspend six unprofitable long haul routes from Gatwick and transfer another 10 to Heathrow, and at the same time reorganise its short-haul operations.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__233" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="233">The company ordered 12 <a href="/Airbus_A380" title="Airbus A380">A380s</a> with options on a further seven,<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_60" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-60"><span>[</span>61<span>]</span></a></sup> and 24 Boeing 787s with options on a further 18.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_61" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-61"><span>[</span>62<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_62" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-62"><span>[</span>63<span>]</span></a></sup> <a href="/Rolls-Royce_Trent" title="Rolls-Royce Trent">Rolls-Royce Trent</a> engines were selected for both orders with Trent 900s powering the A380s and Trent 1000s powering the 787s.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="233"><a href="#citable__233"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Rolls-Royce Trent engines were selected for both orders with Trent 900s powering the A380s and Trent 1000s powering the 787s.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="233"><a href="#citable__233"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The company ordered 12 A380s with options on a further 7, and 24 Boeing 787s with options on a further 18.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="233"><a href="#citable__233"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>However, with the exception of 29 of its 777 fleet, it has often equipped its Boeing aircraft with British-made Rolls-Royce engines (examples include the Trent 800 on its Boeing 777s, the RB211-524 on its 747-400s and 767s and also RB211-535s on its 757-200s).</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__173" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="173">The new aircraft will be delivered between 2012 and 2016.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_baorder_63_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-baorder-63"><span>[</span>64<span>]</span></a></sup> The Boeing 787s will replace 14 of British Airways' Boeing 767 fleet and the Airbus A380s will replace 20 of BA's oldest Boeing 747-400s and will most likely be used to increase capacity on routes to <a href="/Bangkok" title="Bangkok">Bangkok</a>, <a href="/Cape_Town" title="Cape Town">Cape Town</a>, <a href="/Hong_Kong" title="Hong Kong">Hong Kong</a>, <a href="/Johannesburg" title="Johannesburg">Johannesburg</a>, <a href="/Singapore" title="Singapore">Singapore</a>, and <a href="/Sydney" title="Sydney">Sydney</a> from London Heathrow.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="173"><a href="#citable__173"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>CAA Aircraft Register (Boeing aircraft registered to British Airways 32.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="173"><a href="#citable__173"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>A three month internet trial begins on a British Airways 747-400 aircraft, on services between London Heathrow and New York using Connexion by Boeing broadband system.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="173"><a href="#citable__173"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>I believe that BA was also used like this.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Privatization of British Airways: Before and After</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.baserler.com/onur/isletme/Privatization%20of%20British%20Airways-Before%20and%20After.htm">www.baserler.com</a> [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_a380usage_64_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-a380usage-64"><span>[</span>65<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_nextorderref_65_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-nextorderref-65"><span>[</span>66<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__30" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="30">On 1 February 2008, it was announced that BA had ordered two <a href="/Airbus_A320_family" title="Airbus A320 family">Airbus A318s</a> to operate a premium service out of <a href="/London_City_Airport" title="London City Airport">London City Airport</a> (LCY) to <a href="/New_York" title="New York">New York</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="30"><a href="#citable__30"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways buys two Airbus A318s for London City Airport services 35.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="30"><a href="#citable__30"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The new flagship service from the Docklands airport to New York will be hit.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> The battle for British Airways - Business News, Business - The Independent</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/the-battle-for-british-airways-1840927.html">www.independent.co.uk</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="30"><a href="#citable__30"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The A318 is the largest aircraft able to operate out of London City Airport.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_66" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-66"><span>[</span>67<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__212" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="212">The two A318s used for the service are fitted out with 32 lie flat beds in an all business class cabin,<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_67" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-67"><span>[</span>68<span>]</span></a></sup> and the service began in September 2009.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_68" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-68"><span>[</span>69<span>]</span></a></sup> The A318 is the largest aircraft able to operate out of London City Airport.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="212"><a href="#citable__212"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways buys two Airbus A318s for London City Airport services 35.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="212"><a href="#citable__212"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The service, which will see the A318s fitted out with 32 lie flat beds in an all business class cabin, is expected to start in 2009.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="212"><a href="#citable__212"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The A318 is the largest aircraft able to operate out of London City Airport.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_69" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-69"><span>[</span>70<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__57" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="57">On 4 February 2008 the engine selection was announced as the <a href="/CFM_International_CFM56" title="CFM International CFM56">CFM International CFM56</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="57"><a href="#citable__57"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On 4 February 2008 the engine selection was announced as the CFM International - CFM56.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="57"><a href="#citable__57"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Canadian Airlines International and British Airways announce code-sharing on selected routes and reciprocal frequent flyer programmes.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="57"><a href="#citable__57"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On 1 February 2008 it was announced that BA had ordered two Airbus A318s to operate a premium service out of London City Airport to New York.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__35" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="35">Most of BA's fleet of A320 family aircraft are powered by <a href="/International_Aero_Engines_V2500" title="International Aero Engines V2500" class="mw-redirect">International Aero Engines V2500</a>, however these engines are not available to power the A318. It was subsequently announced that, because of runway length limitations at LCY, this route will include a westbound fuel stop.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="35"><a href="#citable__35"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The airline orders 15 Boeing 777 aircraft powered by General Electric GE90 engines with a further 15 options.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="35"><a href="#citable__35"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces the retirement of its Concorde fleet of seven aircraft with effect from the end of October 2003.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="35"><a href="#citable__35"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The airline announces in September that Rolls-Royce has won the contract to supply the engines to power the new Boeing 777s.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_70" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-70"><span>[</span>71<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__119" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="119">On 1 August 2008, BA announced orders for six <a href="/Boeing_777" title="Boeing 777">Boeing 777-300ERs</a> and options for four more as an interim measure to cover for delays over the deliveries of their 787-8/9s.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="119"><a href="#citable__119"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On 1 August 2008 BA announced orders for six Boeing 777-300ERs and options for four more as an interim measure to cover for delays over the deliveries of their 787-8/9s.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="119"><a href="#citable__119"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The airline orders 15 Boeing 777 aircraft powered by General Electric GE90 engines with a further 15 options.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="119"><a href="#citable__119"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways takes delivery of its first two Boeing 777 Extended Range aircraft.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__263" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="263">Of the 6 that have been ordered, 4 will be leased & 2 will be fully acquired by British Airways.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="263"><a href="#citable__263"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The US Government approves British Airways' alliance with USAir, with clearance for the normal period of one year for codesharing and wet-lease operations.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="263"><a href="#citable__263"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>After 80s, British Airways has increasingly use its operating leases to purchase its aircraft, whereas the leasing company retains ownership of the aircraft.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Privatization of British Airways: Before and After</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.baserler.com/onur/isletme/Privatization%20of%20British%20Airways-Before%20and%20After.htm">www.baserler.com</a> [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="263"><a href="#citable__263"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways orders 12 new 100 seat Airbus 318s, with options to purchase 12 more.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_71" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-71"><span>[</span>72<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__209" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="209">On 12 January 2009 CEO Willie Walsh stated that BA's purchase of six 777-300ERs did not indicate that they had ruled out purchasing the A350 for their fleet renewal program and "that the airline expects to reach a decision towards the end of the year."</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="209"><a href="#citable__209"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On 12 January 2009 chief Executive Willie Walsh stated that BA's purchase of six 777-300ERs did not indicate that they had ruled out purchasing the A350 for their fleet renewal program and \"that the airline expects to reach a decision towards the end of the year.\" [44] [edit] Marketing The musical theme predominantly used on British Airways advertising is \"Flower Duet\" by Léo Delibes.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="209"><a href="#citable__209"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The airline transfers its Ground Fleet Services vehicle maintenance business at Heathrow and Gatwick to Ryder plc on a five year contract.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="209"><a href="#citable__209"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The airline introduced the Boeing 737 and Boeing 757 into the fleet in the 1980s, followed by the Boeing 747-400, Boeing 767 and Boeing 777 in the nineties.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_72" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-72"><span>[</span>73<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Marketing">Marketing</span></h2> <div class="rellink boilerplate further">Further information: <a href="/British_Airways_face_advertisement" title="British Airways face advertisement">British Airways face advertisement</a></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__139" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="139">The musical theme predominantly used on British Airways advertising is "<a href="/The_Flower_Duet" title="The Flower Duet">The Flower Duet</a>" by <a href="/L%C3%A9o_Delibes" title="Léo Delibes">Léo Delibes</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="139"><a href="#citable__139"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>However, the case of British Airways can be used for most of the airlines operated by the governments in the world.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Privatization of British Airways: Before and After</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.baserler.com/onur/isletme/Privatization%20of%20British%20Airways-Before%20and%20After.htm">www.baserler.com</a> [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="139"><a href="#citable__139"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways have used the time that Concorde has not been in the air to totally upgrade and re-new the interior of each aircraft.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="139"><a href="#citable__139"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Acceptable Use Policy Essay Samples Our Guarantees About Us Glossary Browse our collection of papers in British Airways .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways |Papers4you.com|Over 50,000 University essays-and-dissertationss, Dissertations, Research Papers, Essays, Assignments, Academic Reports and Analysis</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.coursework4you.co.uk/essays-and-dissertations/analysis-of-companies/british-airways/britishairways.php">www.coursework4you.co.uk</a> [Source type: Reference]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_73" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-73"><span>[</span>74<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__194" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="194">This, and the slogan "The World's Favourite Airline" were introduced in 1989 with the launch of the iconic <a href="/British_Airways_face_advertisement" title="British Airways face advertisement">"Face"</a> advertisement.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="194"><a href="#citable__194"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>During the 1990s BA became the world's most profitable airline under the slogan \"The World's Favourite Airline\".</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="194"><a href="#citable__194"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>A World Traveller Plus promotion launches on 11 US destinations for passengers to travel for an extra 150 for a one-way upgrade in the airlines premier economy cabin.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="194"><a href="#citable__194"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways launches the worlds first commercial interactive TV service offered by an airline.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_74" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-74"><span>[</span>75<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__168" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="168">The slogan was dropped in 2001, after having been overtaken by Lufthansa in terms of passenger numbers.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="168"><a href="#citable__168"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The slogan was dropped in 2001, after having been overtaken by Lufthansa in terms of passenger numbers.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_75" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-75"><span>[</span>76<span>]</span></a></sup> However, "Flower Duet" is still used by the airline, and has been through several different arrangements since 1989. The recent version of this melody was shown in 2007,<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_76" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-76"><span>[</span>77<span>]</span></a></sup> with a new slogan, "Upgrade to British Airways".<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_77" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-77"><span>[</span>78<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__226" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="226">The advertising agency used for many years by BA was <a href="/Saatchi_%26_Saatchi" title="Saatchi & Saatchi">Saatchi & Saatchi</a>, who created many of the most famous advertisements for the airline.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="226"><a href="#citable__226"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The advertising agency used for many years by BA was Saatchi & Saatchi, who created many of the most famous advertisements for the airline.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="226"><a href="#citable__226"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In 1982 BA established Highlands Division in a successful attempt to reverse many years of losses on Scottish routes.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="226"><a href="#citable__226"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>However, the case of British Airways can be used for most of the airlines operated by the governments in the world.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Privatization of British Airways: Before and After</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.baserler.com/onur/isletme/Privatization%20of%20British%20Airways-Before%20and%20After.htm">www.baserler.com</a> [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_saatchiref_78_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-saatchiref-78"><span>[</span>79<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__266" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="266">It created the influential "Face" commercial for the airline;<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_79" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-79"><span>[</span>80<span>]</span></a></sup> following the termination of its relationship with BA,<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_80" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-80"><span>[</span>81<span>]</span></a></sup> it also made an imitation of this commercial for rival <a href="/Silverjet" title="Silverjet">Silverjet</a> in 2007.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_81" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-81"><span>[</span>82<span>]</span></a></sup> As of February 2007, BA's advertising agency is <a href="/Bartle_Bogle_Hegarty" title="Bartle Bogle Hegarty">Bartle Bogle Hegarty</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="266"><a href="#citable__266"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>It created the \"Face\" commercial for the airline; its success was imitated by Silverjet in 2007, who created a similar advert.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="266"><a href="#citable__266"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>"Fly the Flag\", featuring Flight Attendant Roz Hanby, who gained brief \"celebrity\" status as a result [49] As of June 2007, BA's advertising agency is Bartle Bogle Hegarty.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="266"><a href="#citable__266"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways and SN Brussels Airlines announce that they are entering into a commercial relationship, subject to regulatory approvals.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_adref_82_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-adref-82"><span>[</span>83<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div class="thumb tright"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/07/2/5/7/3526139872578368.jpg" width="220" height="139" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> British Airways' <a href="/Speedbird" title="Speedbird">speedbird</a> logo marks the entrance to <a href="/London_Heathrow_Terminal_5" title="London Heathrow Terminal 5">London Heathrow Terminal 5</a></div> </div> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block">Prior to "The World's Favourite Airline", advertising slogans included:</div> <ul> <li>"The World's Best Airline".</li> <li>"We'll Take More Care Of You".</li> <li>"Fly the Flag".</li> </ul> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__60" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="60">Online, the value of the British Airways Brand was pushed in 2002 as that the company was able to buy its acronym, and its <a href="/International_Air_Transport_Association" title="International Air Transport Association">IATA</a> Airline code the letters "BA" as their <a href="/Internet_domain" title="Internet domain" class="mw-redirect">internet domain</a> ba.com.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="60"><a href="#citable__60"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways website is www.ba.com .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="60"><a href="#citable__60"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA is massive, well respected and often troubled but, through good times and bad, the British Airways brand manages to stand firm for quality.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> British Airways - BeatTheBrochure compares flights & holiday offers from British Airways </c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.beatthebrochure.com/British%5FAirways/">www.beatthebrochure.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="60"><a href="#citable__60"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways selects internet consulting firm, iXL, to work with it to develop and implement its future e-Commerce services.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> The domain was previously owned by <a href="/Bell_Atlantic" title="Bell Atlantic" class="mw-redirect">Bell Atlantic</a>.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_83" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-83"><span>[</span>84<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__94" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="94">Only five airlines (AA, BA, LH, RJ, XL) and a few companies own a two-letter .com domain name.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="94"><a href="#citable__94"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA is just another private company still benifitting from slots at H'row bequeathed to it unfairly (along with Concorde) by it's tax-payer owned predecessor.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> The battle for British Airways - Business News, Business - The Independent</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/the-battle-for-british-airways-1840927.html">www.independent.co.uk</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="94"><a href="#citable__94"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Deutsche BA (DBA) and Regional Airlines of France the sale of DBAs turboprop activities to the French company, freeing DBA to concentrate on its core jet operations.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="94"><a href="#citable__94"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA CitiExpress was created from the integration of two wholly owned subsidiaries, Brymon Airways and British Regional Airlines.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_84" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-84"><span>[</span>85<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__282" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="282">British Airways is the official airline of the <a href="/The_Championships,_Wimbledon" title="The Championships, Wimbledon">Wimbledon Championship tennis tournament</a>,<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_85" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-85"><span>[</span>86<span>]</span></a></sup> and the official airline and tier 1 partner of the <a href="/2012_Summer_Olympics" title="2012 Summer Olympics">2012 Summer Olympics</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="282"><a href="#citable__282"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways is the official airline and tier 1 partner of the 2012 Summer Olympics.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="282"><a href="#citable__282"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways Official website: British Airways .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="282"><a href="#citable__282"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways is the official airline of the Wimbledon Championship tennis tournament.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_86" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-86"><span>[</span>87<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_87" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-87"><span>[</span>88<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="display:table-cell;clear:both;"></div><h3><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Tail_fins">Tail fins</span></h3> <div class="rellink boilerplate further">Further information: <a href="/British_Airways_ethnic_liveries" title="British Airways ethnic liveries">British Airways ethnic liveries</a></div> <div class="thumb tright"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/02/4/0/8/51553221110023544.jpg" width="220" height="152" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> <a href="/Boeing_767-300ER" title="Boeing 767-300ER" class="mw-redirect">Boeing 767-300ER</a> featuring "Delftblue Daybreak" tailfin art.</div> </div> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__100" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="100">Since its formation in 1974, though to a limited extent until all aircraft were repainted, British Airways' aeroplanes carried a <a href="/Union_Flag" title="Union Flag">Union Flag</a> scheme painted on their tail fins.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="100"><a href="#citable__100"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces the retirement of its Concorde fleet of seven aircraft with effect from the end of October 2003.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="100"><a href="#citable__100"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The airline is currently trading emissions in a voluntary British government scheme and supports the inclusion of aviation into the European Unions emissions trading scheme from 2008.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="100"><a href="#citable__100"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The first operation into London City Airport by an aircraft in British Airways livery begins, when British Regional Airlines begin their 3 per day weekday operation from Sheffield.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__13" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="13">The original predominantly red tail scheme was changed with the launch of a new livery designed by the New York design agency, Landor Associates.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="13"><a href="#citable__13"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The original predominantly red tail scheme was changed with the launch of a new The Blue Peter special-paint British Airways Boeing 757-200 livery designed by the New York design agency, Landor Associates.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="13"><a href="#citable__13"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>A new voluntary scheme was launched to enable customers to help offset the carbon dioxide emissions from their flights by making a contribution to an environmental trust.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="13"><a href="#citable__13"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The new tail was predominantly dark blue and carried the British Airways Coat of Arms.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_88" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-88"><span>[</span>89<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__99" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="99">The new tail was predominantly dark blue and carried the British Airways Coat of Arms.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="99"><a href="#citable__99"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The new tail was predominantly dark blue and carried the British Airways Coat of Arms.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="99"><a href="#citable__99"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The original predominantly red tail scheme was changed with the launch of a new The Blue Peter special-paint British Airways Boeing 757-200 livery designed by the New York design agency, Landor Associates.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="99"><a href="#citable__99"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces that it will not resume regional transatlantic services to New York from Glasgow and Birmingham for Summer 1999.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__267" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="267">On 10 June 1997 there was a highly controversial change from the use of the <em>British colours</em> to ethnic logos and abstract world images,<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_89" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-89"><span>[</span>90<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_90" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-90"><span>[</span>91<span>]</span></a></sup> <a href="/Delftware" title="Delftware">Delftware</a> or <a href="/Calligraphy" title="Calligraphy">Chinese calligraphy</a> for example.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="267"><a href="#citable__267"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On 10 June 1997 they began to be repainted (and the planes re-named) with abstract world images, Delftware or Chinese calligraphy for example, relating to countries they fly to.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="267"><a href="#citable__267"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In October 2006, in the British Airways cross controversy, there was a dispute over the right of a Christian check-in worker to wear a visible symbol of faith.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="267"><a href="#citable__267"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In 1997 Ayling dropped BA's traditional Union Flag tailfin livery in favour of world design tailfins, in an effort to change its image from a strictly British and aloof carrier to a more cosmopolitan airline.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> All the designs related to countries on the company's network of routes. <a name="citable__268" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="268">This caused problems with <a href="/Air_traffic_control" title="Air traffic control">air traffic control</a>: whereas previously controllers had been able to tell pilots to follow a BA plane,<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_91" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-91"><span>[</span>92<span>]</span></a></sup> they were now harder to visually identify because each plane was painted in a range of different colours and colour schemes.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="268"><a href="#citable__268"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>This caused problems with air traffic control: previously controllers had been able to tell pilots to follow a BA plane, but because they were each painted in different colours they were harder to identify.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="268"><a href="#citable__268"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>You can even call BA and they’ll tell you the availability for the next 6 months.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="268"><a href="#citable__268"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Unfortunately return flight transferred to BA owing to mechanical problems on Royal Brunei plane.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__148" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="148">Several people spoke out against the change from the traditional Union Flag Scheme, including the former Prime Minister <a href="/Margaret_Thatcher" title="Margaret Thatcher">Margaret Thatcher</a>;<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_92" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-92"><span>[</span>93<span>]</span></a></sup> BA's traditional rivals, Virgin Atlantic, quickly adopted the British flag along with the slogan "Britain's national flagcarrier".<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_93" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-93"><span>[</span>94<span>]</span></a></sup> On 6 June 1999, BA CEO Bob Ayling announced that all BA planes would be repainted with the Union Flag, based on a design first used on Concorde.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="148"><a href="#citable__148"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On 6 June 1999, BA chief executive Bob Ayling announced that all BA planes would be repainted with the Union Flag, based on a design first used on Concorde.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="148"><a href="#citable__148"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Listed on the London Stock Exchange, BA announced in November 2009 a confirmed merger with Spain’s national carrier Iberia.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Profile on British Airways | Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.centreforaviation.com/profiles/airlines/british-airways">www.centreforaviation.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="148"><a href="#citable__148"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In 1997 Ayling dropped BA's traditional Union Flag tailfin livery in favour of world design tailfins, in an effort to change its image from a strictly British and aloof carrier to a more cosmopolitan airline.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_94" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-94"><span>[</span>95<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_95" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-95"><span>[</span>96<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Cabins">Cabins</span></h2> <div class="rellink boilerplate seealso">See also: <a href="/Airline_seat" title="Airline seat">Airline seat</a></div> <div style="display:table-cell;clear:both;"></div><h3><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_United_Kingdom">United Kingdom</span></h3> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__54" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="54"><strong>UK Domestic</strong> seat pitch is 31" on all aircraft and the seats are in a one-class configuration.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="54"><a href="#citable__54"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Cabins [edit] United Kingdom UK Domestic seat pitch is 31\" on all aircraft and the seats are in a one-class configuration.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="54"><a href="#citable__54"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On all UK Domestic services, a breakfast meal is served before 10am and after 10am there is a drinks service, with a light snack from Heathrow and Gatwick.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="54"><a href="#citable__54"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>World Traveller is standard economy and offers a 31\" seat pitch.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__297" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="297">Food on these services depends on the destination and time of day.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="297"><a href="#citable__297"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>A new improved food service is introduced for Club Europe customers offering greater choice, healthy meal options and more appropriate food depending on the time of the flight during the day.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="297"><a href="#citable__297"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The three times a day Plymouth to Newcastle service is also withdrawn and the Dash 8 fleet move to Manchester.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__103" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="103">On all UK Domestic services before 10am, a hot breakfast meal is served and after 10am there is a drinks service with a light snack.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="103"><a href="#citable__103"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On all UK Domestic services, a breakfast meal is served before 10am and after 10am there is a drinks service, with a light snack from Heathrow and Gatwick.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="103"><a href="#citable__103"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Business UK has exactly the same service (same cabin) as UK Domestic, with a fully flexible ticket and lounge access.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="103"><a href="#citable__103"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Cabins [edit] United Kingdom UK Domestic seat pitch is 31\" on all aircraft and the seats are in a one-class configuration.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__79" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="79">The exception is for Scottish flights to and from Heathrow in the evening, where a meal size salad is served.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="79"><a href="#citable__79"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The exception is for Scottish flights to and from Heathrow in the evening, where a meal size salad is served.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="79"><a href="#citable__79"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On all UK Domestic services, a breakfast meal is served before 10am and after 10am there is a drinks service, with a light snack from Heathrow and Gatwick.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_96" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-96"><span>[</span>97<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__287" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="287"><strong>Business UK</strong> has exactly the same service (same cabin) as UK Domestic, with a fully flexible ticket and lounge access.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="287"><a href="#citable__287"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Business UK has exactly the same service (same cabin) as UK Domestic, with a fully flexible ticket and lounge access.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="287"><a href="#citable__287"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Passengers have access to business lounges at most airports.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="287"><a href="#citable__287"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The programme includes more frequencies, more capacity, more lounge space and new electronic ticketing and self-service machines for speedier check-in.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> </div> <div style="display:table-cell;clear:both;"></div><h3><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Europe">Europe</span></h3> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__87" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="87"><strong>Euro Traveller</strong> seat pitch is 31", except on Boeing 757 aircraft where it is 32" and Airbus A321 aircraft where it is 30". Food on board depends on the destination "band" (e.g.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="87"><a href="#citable__87"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>World Traveller is standard economy and offers a 31\" seat pitch.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="87"><a href="#citable__87"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Europe Euro Traveller seat pitch is 31\", except on Boeing 757 aircraft where it is 32\" and Airbus A321 aircraft where it is 30\".</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="87"><a href="#citable__87"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>This means they will not be operated by Boeing 757 aircraft, as they can only operate from terminal 3.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__84" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="84">Band 1 to Paris, Band 3 to Rome, Band 4 to Athens).</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="84"><a href="#citable__84"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Band 1 to Paris, Band 3 to Rome, Band 4 to Athens).</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__215" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="215">In-flight entertainment is offered on Band 4 flights on 767-300 aircraft.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="215"><a href="#citable__215"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In-flight entertainment is offered on Band 4 flights on aircraft with suitable equipment.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="215"><a href="#citable__215"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>First is the long haul first class product on British Airways and is offered only on BA's Boeing 747s, Boeing 777s and selected Boeing 767 aircraft.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_97" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-97"><span>[</span>98<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__304" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="304"><strong>Club Europe</strong> is the short-haul <a href="/Business_class" title="Business class">business class</a> product offered by British Airways on all short-haul flights (except within the UK).</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="304"><a href="#citable__304"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Club World is the longhaul business class product of British Airways.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="304"><a href="#citable__304"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways opens a new business centre at the Club Europe lounge in Terminal 1.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="304"><a href="#citable__304"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Club Europe is the business class product of British Airways, offered on all shorthaul routes.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__321" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="321">Passengers have access to business lounges at most airports<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_98" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-98"><span>[</span>99<span>]</span></a></sup> and are also served a full English breakfast in the mornings or 'extended breakfast' on later flights (ham, salami etc) and afternoon tea later in the day.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="321"><a href="#citable__321"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Passengers have access to business lounges at most airports.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="321"><a href="#citable__321"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Passengers have access to business lounges at most airports and are also served a full English breakfast in the mornings or 'extended breakfast' on later flights (ham, salami etc) and afternoon tea later in the day.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="321"><a href="#citable__321"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>It can seem expensive to buy BA full fare tickets, yet many businesses do so for their employees, as such, BA wants to reward its most loyal customers with miles, whilst offering passengers on more economical tickets a few miles too.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_99" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-99"><span>[</span>100<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__4" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="4">Seat pitch is 31" on most aircraft, but on the Boeing 757 fleet it is 36-37". Club Europe currently offers the same number of seats across as Euro Traveller but the middle seats are kept free.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="4"><a href="#citable__4"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Europe Euro Traveller seat pitch is 31\", except on Boeing 757 aircraft where it is 32\" and Airbus A321 aircraft where it is 30\".</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="4"><a href="#citable__4"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>World Traveller is standard economy and offers a 31\" seat pitch.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="4"><a href="#citable__4"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways introduced the Boeing 757 and Boeing 737 into the fleet in the 1980s, followed by the Boeing 747 -400, Boeing 767 and Boeing 777 in the nineties.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways Flights - Search for cheap flights & prices from British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.directline-flights.co.uk/British%20Airways">www.directline-flights.co.uk</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__36" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="36">Starting 2 September 2009, Club Europe has seats in a 2-3 configuration on narrow-body aircraft - this change is being implelented progressively across the fleet.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="36"><a href="#citable__36"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Using a fleet of wide and narrow-bodied Airbus and Boeing aircraft, BA’s extensive network, including that of franchise partners Sun Air and Com Air, includes services to Europe, North America, Central and South America, Canada, Africa, Asia and Australia.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Profile on British Airways | Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.centreforaviation.com/profiles/airlines/british-airways">www.centreforaviation.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="36"><a href="#citable__36"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Club Europe has 5 rather than 6 seats across, in a 2+3 configuration, but there is a mini seat in between the first and second seat.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="36"><a href="#citable__36"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Europe Euro Traveller seat pitch is 31\", except on Boeing 757 aircraft where it is 32\" and Airbus A321 aircraft where it is 30\".</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> The middle seat is also kept free.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_100" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-100"><span>[</span>101<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__195" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="195">Club Europe was originally lanuched on the 5 Janaury 1988 along with Club World.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="195"><a href="#citable__195"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>New Club World and Club Europe brands introduced.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> </div> <div style="display:table-cell;clear:both;"></div><h3><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_International">International</span></h3> <div class="thumb tright"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/04/1/7/5/83013841183156762.jpg" width="220" height="188" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> <a href="/Business_class" title="Business class">Club World</a> seat</div> </div> </div> <div class="thumb tright"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/07/9/3/9/4821073180325627.jpg" width="220" height="146" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> World Traveller cabin</div> </div> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__256" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="256"><strong>First</strong> (rebranded from 'FIRST' in 2009) is the long-haul <a href="/First_class_(aviation)" title="First class (aviation)">first class</a> service on British Airways and is offered only on BA's Boeing 747 and Boeing 777 aircraft.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="256"><a href="#citable__256"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Boeing 747-400 enters service.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="256"><a href="#citable__256"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>New First Class service introduced.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="256"><a href="#citable__256"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways takes delivery of its first Boeing 777.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__141" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="141">There are 14 private "demi-cabins" with 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) beds, 15 inch in-flight entertainment screen, in-seat power for laptops and personal phones.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="141"><a href="#citable__141"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>World Traveller Plus is premium economy and, in comparison to World Traveller, offers a better (38\") seat pitch, fewer seats abreast, and in-seat laptop power.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="141"><a href="#citable__141"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>New features include new seats with adjustable headrests and footrests and more knee room; and personal video screens for every passenger.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="141"><a href="#citable__141"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The airline also provides an extra 14,000 seats on flights between London and Portugal to enable football fans to get to the 2004 European Championships.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__104" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="104">Menus are upgraded from Club World and offer greater choice and quality.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="104"><a href="#citable__104"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Club World was also upgraded in 1995.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="104"><a href="#citable__104"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The new cabin offers a service in-between economy and club world.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="104"><a href="#citable__104"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On 13 November 2006, British Airways launched a new Club World service (termed Next Generation New Club World), offering larger seats and a service revamp.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__130" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="130">Some airports boast dedicated First check-in desks but in airports without a dedicated First check-in, passengers use Club World check-in.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="130"><a href="#citable__130"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA offers dedicated check- in facilities at some airports.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="130"><a href="#citable__130"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>At airports without dedicated First check-in, passengers use Club World check-in.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="130"><a href="#citable__130"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA's UK passengers originating at non-London airports must now connect via London or use other airlines with direct services.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__169" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="169">BA have announced that a long-awaited upgrade to the First cabin will be installed in January 2010, with a minor refresh taking place immediately.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="169"><a href="#citable__169"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In September 2007 BA placed its first order for long-haul Airbus jets, 12 Airbus A380 s.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways Flights - Search for cheap flights & prices from British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.directline-flights.co.uk/British%20Airways">www.directline-flights.co.uk</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="169"><a href="#citable__169"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>It was announced that Keith Williams, BAs group treasurer and head of taxation, will succeed John Rishton as chief financial officer on January 1, 2006.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="169"><a href="#citable__169"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On 27 September 2007, BA announced their biggest order since 1998 by ordering 36 new long haul aircraft.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_101" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-101"><span>[</span>102<span>]</span></a></sup> This has also seen the introduction of a private concierge service provided by Quintessentially. <a name="citable__291" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="291">The second to last major First cabin update was back in 1996.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_102" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-102"><span>[</span>103<span>]</span></a></sup> The new First service was to be launched on the London - New York Route<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_103" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-103"><span>[</span>104<span>]</span></a></sup> but due to the US East Coast Snowstorm the new cabin was launched on 10 February 2010, on the London-Chicago Route.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="291"><a href="#citable__291"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>New First Class service introduced.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="291"><a href="#citable__291"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Wednesday, February 10, 2010 .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> British Airways - BeatTheBrochure compares flights & holiday offers from British Airways </c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.beatthebrochure.com/British%5FAirways/">www.beatthebrochure.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="291"><a href="#citable__291"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces that it will not resume regional transatlantic services to New York from Glasgow and Birmingham for Summer 1999.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__89" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="89"><strong>Club World</strong> is the long-haul <a href="/Business_class" title="Business class">business class</a> service of British Airways.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="89"><a href="#citable__89"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways selects internet consulting firm, iXL, to work with it to develop and implement its future e-Commerce services.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="89"><a href="#citable__89"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces that it will not resume regional transatlantic services to New York from Glasgow and Birmingham for Summer 1999.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="89"><a href="#citable__89"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways and Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) announce the launch of British Airways Global Financial Services.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__109" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="109">Passengers have access to business lounges at most airports and an arrivals lounge at Heathrow Terminal 5.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_104" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-104"><span>[</span>105<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_105" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-105"><span>[</span>106<span>]</span></a></sup> On 13 November 2006, British Airways launched a new Club World service (termed Next Generation New Club World), offering larger seats and a service revamp.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="109"><a href="#citable__109"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The new cabin offers a service in-between economy and club world.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="109"><a href="#citable__109"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Passengers have access to business lounges at most airports.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="109"><a href="#citable__109"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Club World is the longhaul business class product of British Airways.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__16" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="16">The Club World service provides a 20 in (51 cm) wide, 6 ft (1.8 m) long fully flat bed (6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) long in Next Generation New Club World cabins when in Z-bed position, which is not fully flat, the flat bed is still 6 feet), with 24 seats on the 767-300ER (Old Club World: Will be replaced by the Boeing 787 which will have the Next Generation New Club World installed), either 40 or 48 seats on all 777's (Next generation New Club World: installed on all 777's since January 2010), and, since 2007, either 52 or 70 seats on the 747-400 (Next Generation New Club World).</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="16"><a href="#citable__16"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Boeing 747-400 enters service.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="16"><a href="#citable__16"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways introduced the Boeing 757 and Boeing 737 into the fleet in the 1980s, followed by the Boeing 747 -400, Boeing 767 and Boeing 777 in the nineties.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways Flights - Search for cheap flights & prices from British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.directline-flights.co.uk/British%20Airways">www.directline-flights.co.uk</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="16"><a href="#citable__16"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The airline orders 15 Boeing 777 aircraft powered by General Electric GE90 engines with a further 15 options.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__0" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="0">Club World was originally launched on the 5 Janaury 1988 along with the original Club Europe.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="0"><a href="#citable__0"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>New Club World and Club Europe brands introduced.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="0"><a href="#citable__0"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways launched its biggest ever World Offers winter seat sale with over three million discounted flights available to over 150 destinations including Europe.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="0"><a href="#citable__0"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways launches its first drive-through check-in facility for Club World passengers and a new exclusive check-in and lounge for First passengers at Grantley Adams Airport in Barbados.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__93" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="93"><strong>World Traveller</strong> and <strong>World Traveller Plus</strong> are the two main economy classes offered internationally on British Airways.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="93"><a href="#citable__93"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces the introduction of a new cabin class, World Traveller Plus.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="93"><a href="#citable__93"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways launched its biggest ever World Offers winter seat sale with over three million discounted flights available to over 150 destinations including Europe.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="93"><a href="#citable__93"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways - BeatTheBrochure compares flights & holiday offers from British Airways Beat The Brochure Get an e-quote Shopping Basket: 0 Item (£ 0.00 ) .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> British Airways - BeatTheBrochure compares flights & holiday offers from British Airways </c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.beatthebrochure.com/British%5FAirways/">www.beatthebrochure.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__131" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="131">World Traveller is <a href="/Economy_class" title="Economy class">standard economy</a> and offers a 31" seat pitch.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="131"><a href="#citable__131"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways launched its biggest ever World Offers winter seat sale with over three million discounted flights available to over 150 destinations including Europe.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="131"><a href="#citable__131"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Seattle to Lisbon with “economy World Traveller” miles.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="131"><a href="#citable__131"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The new cabin offers a service in-between economy and club world.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__301" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="301">World Traveller also offers seat-back entertainment systems, free meals and drinks and a fully adjustable headrest.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="301"><a href="#citable__301"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>World Traveller is standard economy and offers a 31\" seat pitch.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="301"><a href="#citable__301"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>We are a fully bonded travel agency with the Travel Trust (TTAU0898) offering tailor made holidays and independent travel arrangements to most worldwide destinations.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> British Airways - BeatTheBrochure compares flights & holiday offers from British Airways </c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.beatthebrochure.com/British%5FAirways/">www.beatthebrochure.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="301"><a href="#citable__301"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>World Traveller Plus is premium economy and, in comparison to World Traveller, offers a better (38\") seat pitch, fewer seats abreast, and in-seat laptop power.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__12" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="12">World Traveller Plus is British Airways' <a href="/Premium_economy" title="Premium economy">premium economy</a> offering and, in comparison to World Traveller, boasts a larger (38") seat pitch, fewer seats abreast, two armrests per seat, added recline and in-seat laptop power.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="12"><a href="#citable__12"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>World Traveller Plus is premium economy and, in comparison to World Traveller, offers a better (38\") seat pitch, fewer seats abreast, and in-seat laptop power.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="12"><a href="#citable__12"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces the introduction of a new cabin class, World Traveller Plus.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="12"><a href="#citable__12"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Last time I have traveled on British Airways.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__86" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="86">World Traveller Plus is situated in a separate cabin from World Traveller and in a quieter location of the aircraft.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="86"><a href="#citable__86"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces the introduction of a new cabin class, World Traveller Plus.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="86"><a href="#citable__86"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>A World Traveller Plus promotion launches on 11 US destinations for passengers to travel for an extra 150 for a one-way upgrade in the airlines premier economy cabin.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="86"><a href="#citable__86"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA installs the system in its First, Club World and World Traveller Plus cabins for a trial period of three months.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> </div> <h4><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Special_cabin_configuration">Special cabin configuration</span></h4> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block">Spacing onboard aircraft in order to maximise the economics of a flight has become increasingly competitive.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_106" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-106"><span>[</span>107<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__277" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="277">In 2001, British Airways became the first carrier to introduce a ten abreast economy class configuration on the Boeing 777, an aircraft which had been designed for nine abreast seating.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="277"><a href="#citable__277"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>New First Class service introduced.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="277"><a href="#citable__277"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways takes delivery of its first Boeing 777.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="277"><a href="#citable__277"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways was the first airline to introduce revolutionary new first class beds.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_107" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-107"><span>[</span>108<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__174" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="174">This utilised specially built narrow seats and aisles,<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_108" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-108"><span>[</span>109<span>]</span></a></sup> and was applied to three GE-engined 777-200ERs used predominantly on Caribbean routes, but sometimes flown to and from Florida.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="174"><a href="#citable__174"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>This utilised specially built narrow seats, and narrow aisles, and was applied to 3 GE-engined 777-236ERs (G-VIIO / MSN 29320, G-VIIP / MSN 29321 and G-VIIR / MSN 29322) used predominantly on Caribbean routes, but sometimes flown to and from Florida.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__262" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="262">Since BA piloted this development, the configuration has been emulated by <a href="/Emirates_Airline" title="Emirates Airline" class="mw-redirect">Emirates Airline</a>, <a href="/Air_France" title="Air France">Air France</a>, <a href="/KLM" title="KLM">KLM</a> and <a href="/China_Southern_Airlines" title="China Southern Airlines">China Southern Airlines</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="262"><a href="#citable__262"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Since BA piloted this development, the configuration has been emulated by Emirates Airline and China Southern Airlines.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="262"><a href="#citable__262"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The two airlines would retain their separate brands similar to KLM and Air France in their merger agreement.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="262"><a href="#citable__262"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Deutsche BA (DBA) and Regional Airlines of France the sale of DBAs turboprop activities to the French company, freeing DBA to concentrate on its core jet operations.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__75" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="75">British Airways has since removed this unpopular configuration, returning to standard nine abreast seating.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="75"><a href="#citable__75"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways adds 2.50 per flight sector (5 return trip) as a separate fuel surcharge to its fares in the UK as a result of the rising price of oil.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="75"><a href="#citable__75"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways launched its biggest ever World Offers winter seat sale with over three million discounted flights available to over 150 destinations including Europe.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="75"><a href="#citable__75"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways used the return portion of Mr Philps ticket to pay for him being sent back.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> </div> <div style="display:table-cell;clear:both;"></div><h3><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Seating_policies">Seating policies</span></h3> <div class="rellink relarticle mainarticle">Main article: <a href="/Airline_sex_discrimination_policy_controversy" title="Airline sex discrimination policy controversy">Airline sex discrimination policy controversy</a></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__183" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="183">In March 2001, it was revealed that British Airways has a <a href="/Airline_sex_discrimination_policy" title="Airline sex discrimination policy" class="mw-redirect">policy</a> of not seating adult male passengers next to children who are sitting by themselves, even if a child's parents are elsewhere on the plane.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="183"><a href="#citable__183"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Controversies In March 2001, it was revealed that British Airways has a policy of not seating adult male passengers next to children who are sitting by themselves, even if a child's parents are elsewhere on the plane.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="183"><a href="#citable__183"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The year 2001 started off with the announcement that British Airways are to spend 30 million on modifications to Concorde's fuel tanks to enable it to fly again, hopefully in the spring.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="183"><a href="#citable__183"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways launched its biggest ever World Offers winter seat sale with over three million discounted flights available to over 150 destinations including Europe.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_109" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-109"><span>[</span>110<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__6" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="6">This led to accusations of sex discrimination.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="6"><a href="#citable__6"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>This led to accusations of sex discrimination.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_autogenerated1_110_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-autogenerated1-110"><span>[</span>111<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_111" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-111"><span>[</span>112<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Airport_lounges">Airport lounges</span></h2> <div class="thumb tright"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/01/1/3/2/80039771414835668.jpg" width="220" height="165" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> British Airways Concorde Room at Heathrow Terminal 5A</div> </div> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__116" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="116">British Airways operate different types of lounge for passengers travelling in the premium cabins and passengers with status.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="116"><a href="#citable__116"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Last time I have traveled on British Airways.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="116"><a href="#citable__116"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The first operation into London City Airport by an aircraft in British Airways livery begins, when British Regional Airlines begin their 3 per day weekday operation from Sheffield.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="116"><a href="#citable__116"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Jan-10 4:47 PM) British Airways cabin crew to vote for industrial action again; Iberia, Ryanair up .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Profile on British Airways | Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.centreforaviation.com/profiles/airlines/british-airways">www.centreforaviation.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_112" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-112"><span>[</span>113<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__180" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="180">The Concorde Room at <a href="/John_F._Kennedy_International_Airport" title="John F. Kennedy International Airport">New York JFK</a> Terminal 7 will be refurbished to the same standard as the Concorde Room at Heathrow Terminal 5A. First lounges are being replaced by Galleries First lounges.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="180"><a href="#citable__180"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>"Queen opens new Heathrow Terminal\".</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="180"><a href="#citable__180"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways opens its new Concorde Room at New Yorks JFK airport.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="180"><a href="#citable__180"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>London Heathrow Lounges Terminal Lounge Notes Terminal 3 Galleries Lounge Opening 2009 Terminal 4 British Airways Gate 1 Lounge Closing 2009 Terminal 5A Concorde Room (Galleries Lounge South) Galleries First (Galleries Lounge South) Galleries Club (Galleries Lounge South) Galleries Club (Galleries Lounge North) Galleries Arrivals Terminal 5B Galleries Club [edit] Operations British Airways holds a United Kingdom Civil Aviation Authority Type A Operating Licence, and is permitted to carry passengers, cargo and mail on aircraft with 20 or more seats.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__45" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="45">Terraces and Executive Club lounges are being replaced by Galleries Club lounges.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="45"><a href="#citable__45"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In October, BA Miles replaces AirMiles as the mileage currency for UK Executive Club members.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="45"><a href="#citable__45"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>A new champagne bar for passengers opens in the First lounge at London Heathrows Terminal 1 for the airlines First Class passengers and Gold Executive Club members.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__283" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="283">The Gate 1 lounge at Heathrow Terminal 4 closed on 29 October 2009 as the three remaining BA long-haul services moved to Heathrow Terminal 3. At the same time, a new Galleries First lounge opened in Heathrow Terminal 3 to complement the existing Galleries Club lounge.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="283"><a href="#citable__283"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>New First Class service introduced.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="283"><a href="#citable__283"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways opens a new business centre at the Club Europe lounge in Terminal 1.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="283"><a href="#citable__283"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Concorde returns to commercial service and lands in New York for the first time since July last year.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__107" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="107">At airports in which BA does not operate a departure lounge, a third party departure lounge is usually provided for premium/status passengers.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="107"><a href="#citable__107"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The wholly owned BA subsidiary, CitiExpress, is officially launched operating to 48 destinations from 26 airports.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="107"><a href="#citable__107"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways re-opens its First class lounge at London Heathrows Terminal 4 for premium passengers ensuring unrivalled comfort and luxury on the ground and in the air.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="107"><a href="#citable__107"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>I am sorry that you didn’t find BA helpful in this case, but I assure you that once onboard, you do notice the difference with BA and other airlines, this is especially true in their premium passengers.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__62" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="62">A third party arrivals lounge is provided at London Gatwick Airport within the Sofitel hotel.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="62"><a href="#citable__62"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On 11 December 2000, Flight 2069 from London Gatwick Airport to Nairobi experienced a hijack attempt whilst flying over Sudan.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="62"><a href="#citable__62"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The flag carrier of the United Kingdom, British Airways (BA) is based at London’s Heathrow Airport with a secondary hub operating at London’s Gatwick Airport.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Profile on British Airways | Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.centreforaviation.com/profiles/airlines/british-airways">www.centreforaviation.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="62"><a href="#citable__62"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>I really enjoyed flying British Airways from Orlando International Airport with a layover at London Gatwick then on to Barcelona International Airport then from Madrid with a layover again at London Gatwick then on to Orlando International Airport in Florida.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_113" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-113"><span>[</span>114<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Operations">Operations</span></h2> <div class="thumb tright"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/04/1/2/3/97719641847476277.png" width="220" height="112" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <a name="citable__181" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="181"><div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> <a href="/British_Airways_destinations" title="British Airways destinations">British Airways</a> and <a href="/British_Airways_franchise_destinations" title="British Airways franchise destinations">British Airways franchise</a> Destinations.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="181"><a href="#citable__181"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways launched its biggest ever World Offers winter seat sale with over three million discounted flights available to over 150 destinations including Europe.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="181"><a href="#citable__181"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways adds further US codeshare destinations to its network with American Airlines, bringing the total number of codeshare routes to 90.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="181"><a href="#citable__181"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways and its oneworld partner Cathay Pacific Airways increase their code-share destinations to 19 with the announcement of extra code-share flights to Seoul, Copenhagen and Lisbon.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span style="margin:0px; padding-bottom:1px; font-size:90%; display:block;"><span style="border:#ff0000 solid 1px;; background-color:#ff0000; color:#ff0000">    </span> United Kingdom</span> <span style="margin:0px; padding-bottom:1px; font-size:90%; display:block;"><span style="border:#0000ff solid 1px;; background-color:#0000ff; color:#0000ff">    </span> British Airways destinations</span> <span style="margin:0px; padding-bottom:1px; font-size:90%; display:block;"><span style="border:#5599ff solid 1px;; background-color:#5599ff; color:#5599ff">    </span> Destinations served only by British Airways franchise</span></div> </div> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__28" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="28">British Airways holds a <a href="/Civil_Aviation_Authority_(United_Kingdom)" title="Civil Aviation Authority (United Kingdom)">United Kingdom Civil Aviation Authority</a> Type A Operating Licence, and is permitted to carry passengers, cargo and mail on aircraft with 20 or more seats.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="28"><a href="#citable__28"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>London Heathrow Lounges Terminal Lounge Notes Terminal 3 Galleries Lounge Opening 2009 Terminal 4 British Airways Gate 1 Lounge Closing 2009 Terminal 5A Concorde Room (Galleries Lounge South) Galleries First (Galleries Lounge South) Galleries Club (Galleries Lounge South) Galleries Club (Galleries Lounge North) Galleries Arrivals Terminal 5B Galleries Club [edit] Operations British Airways holds a United Kingdom Civil Aviation Authority Type A Operating Licence, and is permitted to carry passengers, cargo and mail on aircraft with 20 or more seats.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="28"><a href="#citable__28"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>This has not happened but the FAA have accepted the United Kingdom Civil Aviation Authority’s determination that the aircraft was airworthy.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="28"><a href="#citable__28"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Controversies In March 2001, it was revealed that British Airways has a policy of not seating adult male passengers next to children who are sitting by themselves, even if a child's parents are elsewhere on the plane.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_114" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-114"><span>[</span>115<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__7" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="7">BA is based at <a href="/London_Heathrow_Airport" title="London Heathrow Airport">London Heathrow Airport</a> in west London, England.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="7"><a href="#citable__7"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA has succeeded in dominating Heathrow to the point that the airport is commonly referred to as Fortress Heathrow within both the airline and its competitors.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="7"><a href="#citable__7"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Many of BA's problems stem from being based at London Heathrow airport which has become crowded and subject to delays.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="7"><a href="#citable__7"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA currently has no flights without a London airport as their origin or destination.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__3" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="3">It also has a major presence at <a href="/London_Gatwick_Airport" title="London Gatwick Airport">London Gatwick Airport</a> and at one time they had a significant hub at <a href="/Manchester_Airport" title="Manchester Airport">Manchester Airport</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="3"><a href="#citable__3"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>A five times a week service was launched between London Heathrow and Shanghais Pudong airport operated by Boeing 777 aircraft.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="3"><a href="#citable__3"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces the withdrawal of its services to Plymouth and Newquay from London Gatwick and Bristol airports from 25 October 2003.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="3"><a href="#citable__3"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces the withdrawal of services between Guernsey and London Gatwick airport from 16 June 2003.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__184" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="184">However, this was stopped when British Airways sold their sub company, BA Connect, in common with operations from other UK airports, which are now served only as spokes from the London hubs.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="184"><a href="#citable__184"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces it will be simplifying and strengthening its UK regional operation.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="184"><a href="#citable__184"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>It also has a presence at Gatwick and previously had a significant hub at Manchester Airport, but this was eliminated in 2007 after the sale of BA Connect, in common with operations from other UK airports, which are now served only as spokes from the London hubs.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="184"><a href="#citable__184"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA is massive, well respected and often troubled but, through good times and bad, the British Airways brand manages to stand firm for quality.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> British Airways - BeatTheBrochure compares flights & holiday offers from British Airways </c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.beatthebrochure.com/British%5FAirways/">www.beatthebrochure.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__300" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="300">BA has succeeded in dominating Heathrow to the point that the airport is commonly referred to as <em>Fortress Heathrow</em> within both the airline and its competitors.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="300"><a href="#citable__300"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA has succeeded in dominating Heathrow to the point that the airport is commonly referred to as Fortress Heathrow within both the airline and its competitors.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="300"><a href="#citable__300"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Many of BA's problems stem from being based at London Heathrow airport which has become crowded and subject to delays.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="300"><a href="#citable__300"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces its new summer schedule from London Gatwick which focuses on the Airlines strategy to develop viable, point-to-point services at the airport.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_fortressref_115_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-fortressref-115"><span>[</span>116<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__303" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="303">As an incumbent airline, BA had <em><a href="/Grandfather_clause" title="Grandfather clause">grandfather clause</a></em> to around 40% of all landing and taking off flight slots at Heathrow, many of which are used for the lucrative trans-Atlantic market.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="303"><a href="#citable__303"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>As an incumbent airline, BA had grandfather rights to around 38% of takeoff and landing slots at Heathrow, many of which are used for the lucrative trans-Atlantic market.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="303"><a href="#citable__303"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA has succeeded in dominating Heathrow to the point that the airport is commonly referred to as Fortress Heathrow within both the airline and its competitors.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="303"><a href="#citable__303"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Boeing 747-400 G-BNLG surged and suffered internal damage just after take off from Los Angeles on a flight to London Heathrow with 16 crew and 351 passengers on board.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__326" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="326">Some competitors, such as Virgin Atlantic and bmi, assert that this stifles competition and some political think-tanks recommend an auction of slots.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="326"><a href="#citable__326"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>[Your knowledge appears to have its limits as well, as Virgin Atlantic has no such restrictions on discount tickets.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__273" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="273">In recent years British Airways has been buying slots from other airlines including <a href="/United_Airlines" title="United Airlines">United Airlines</a>, <a href="/BMI_(airline)" title="BMI (airline)">bmi</a>, <a href="/Brussels_Airlines" title="Brussels Airlines">Brussels Airlines</a> and <a href="/Swiss_International_Air_Lines" title="Swiss International Air Lines">Swiss International Air Lines</a>, and now owns about 40% of slots at Heathrow.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="273"><a href="#citable__273"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In recent years British Airways has been buying slots from other airlines including United Airlines, bmi, Brussels Airlines, GB Airways and Swiss International Air Lines, and now owns about 40% of slots at Heathrow.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="273"><a href="#citable__273"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways and Swiss International Air Lines begin codesharing on each others services between London Heathrow, Geneva and Zurich.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="273"><a href="#citable__273"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Other airlines have been doing this for years.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>Posts tagged British Airways | Upgrade: Travel Better</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.upgradetravelbetter.com/tag/british-airways/">www.upgradetravelbetter.com</a> [Source type: News]</li><li> <em><c_title>British Airways | Upgrade: Travel Better</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.upgradetravelbetter.com/category/british-airways/">www.upgradetravelbetter.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_slotsref_116_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-slotsref-116"><span>[</span>117<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__176" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="176"><a href="/BA_CityFlyer" title="BA CityFlyer">BA CityFlyer</a> is a subsidiary with both <a href="/BAe_146" title="BAe 146">Avro RJ</a> & <a href="/Embraer" title="Embraer">Embraer</a> aircraft based in <a href="/London_City_Airport" title="London City Airport">London City Airport</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="176"><a href="#citable__176"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The A318 is the largest aircraft able to operate out of London City Airport.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="176"><a href="#citable__176"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA CityFlyer is a subsidiary with Avro RJ aircraft based in Edinburgh, but operating mainly from London City Airport.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="176"><a href="#citable__176"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA has succeeded in dominating Heathrow to the point that the airport is commonly referred to as Fortress Heathrow within both the airline and its competitors.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__118" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="118">In December 2008 CityFlyer signed a contract with <a href="/Embraer" title="Embraer">Embraer</a> to modernise the current fleet with an order for 11 <a href="/E-Jet" title="E-Jet" class="mw-redirect">E-Jet</a> aircraft which are replacing the existing <a href="/Avro_RJ" title="Avro RJ" class="mw-redirect">Avro RJ</a> Aircraft.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="118"><a href="#citable__118"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA also acquired a fleet of eight DC-10's, five 747's, thirteen BAC-1-11-500's and an order for ten A320's.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="118"><a href="#citable__118"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Please refer to the current fleet list to see each aircraft's individual age.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways - Details and Fleet History - Planespotters.net Just Aviation</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.planespotters.net/Airline/British-Airways">www.planespotters.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="118"><a href="#citable__118"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The order was worth $4.3 billion and the aircraft were destined to replace the 747-136's.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__134" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="134">BA CityFlyer operates around 250 flights per week from London City Airport.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="134"><a href="#citable__134"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The airline announces an increase in capacity between Nairobi and London from seven flights to 10 per week from March 28, 2004.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="134"><a href="#citable__134"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The first operation into London City Airport by an aircraft in British Airways livery begins, when British Regional Airlines begin their 3 per day weekday operation from Sheffield.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="134"><a href="#citable__134"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The wholly owned BA subsidiary, CitiExpress, is officially launched operating to 48 destinations from 26 airports.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_cityref_117_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-cityref-117"><span>[</span>118<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__9" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="9">Although the National Carrier of the United Kingdom, British Airways no longer operates flights to or from <a href="/Wales" title="Wales">Wales</a> and <a href="/Northern_Ireland" title="Northern Ireland">Northern Ireland</a> and services to all airports <a href="/Watford_Gap" title="Watford Gap">'north of Watford Gap'</a> were truncated in March 2007.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_118" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-118"><span>[</span>119<span>]</span></a></sup> On 27 March 2008, BA moved almost half of their Heathrow operating staff, equipment, and aircraft to the new Terminal 5. All BA flights will operate out of T5 by late 2009, except some service flights which will operate out of Terminal 3.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_abtn_119_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-abtn-119"><span>[</span>120<span>]</span></a></sup> T3 British Airways operations include long-haul codeshare flights and European flights operated by <a href="/Boeing_757" title="Boeing 757">Boeing 757</a> aircraft.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="9"><a href="#citable__9"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>This means they will not be operated by Boeing 757 aircraft, as they can only operate from terminal 3.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="9"><a href="#citable__9"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Although British Airways has been described as the 'National Carrier of the United Kingdom',[55] it does not have a presence in Wales and services to all airports 'north of Watford Gap' were severely truncated in March 2007.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="9"><a href="#citable__9"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British airways and Heathrow airport are a terrible combination.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_abtn_119_1" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-abtn-119"><span>[</span>120<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_120" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-120"><span>[</span>121<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Codeshare_agreements">Codeshare agreements</span></h2> <div class="rellink relarticle mainarticle">Main article: <a href="/Codeshare_agreement" title="Codeshare agreement">Codeshare agreement</a></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block">Other than codesharing with <a href="/Oneworld" title="Oneworld">oneworld</a> alliance members, British Airways also codeshares with<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_121" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-121"><span>[</span>122<span>]</span></a></sup>:</div> <ul> <li><a href="/Aer_Lingus" title="Aer Lingus">Aer Lingus</a></li> <li><a href="/BMI_(airline)" title="BMI (airline)">bmi</a></li> <li><a href="/Flybe" title="Flybe">Flybe</a></li> <li><a href="/Loganair" title="Loganair">Loganair</a></li> <li><a href="/Meridiana" title="Meridiana">Meridiana</a></li> </ul> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Subsidiaries_2C_franchisees_and_shareholdings">Subsidiaries, franchisees and shareholdings</span></h2> <div class="thumb tright"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/00/9/7/8/2508724151881207.jpeg" width="220" height="165" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> Northside House, former offices of British Airways located on the grounds of <a href="/London_Heathrow_Airport" title="London Heathrow Airport">London Heathrow Airport</a></div> </div> </div> <div style="display:table-cell;clear:both;"></div><h3><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Subsidiaries">Subsidiaries</span></h3> <ul> <li><a href="/BA_CityFlyer" title="BA CityFlyer">BA CityFlyer</a></li> <li><a href="/OpenSkies" title="OpenSkies">OpenSkies</a></li> <li><a href="/BAMC" title="BAMC">BAMC</a> and <a href="/British_Airways_Engineering" title="British Airways Engineering">British Airways Engineering</a></li> </ul> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__102" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="102">British Airways previously was the full owner of Airways Aero Associations Limited, which operates the <a href="/British_Airways_flying_club" title="British Airways flying club" class="mw-redirect">British Airways flying club</a> and runs its own aerodrome under the British Airways brand at <a href="/Wycombe_Air_Park" title="Wycombe Air Park">Wycombe Air Park</a>, <a href="/High_Wycombe" title="High Wycombe">High Wycombe</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="102"><a href="#citable__102"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Brussels Airlines Caribbean Airlines Flybe o Loganair for connecting flights through Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow [edit] Subsidiaries and franchisees [edit] Subsidiaries BA CityFlyer OpenSkies British Airways is the full owner of Airways Aero Associations Limited, which operates the British Airways flying club and runs its own aerodrome under the British Airways brand at Wycombe Air Park, High Wycombe.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="102"><a href="#citable__102"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On 10 September 1976, a Trident 3B on British Airways Flight 476, flying from London Heathrow to Istanbul, collided in mid-air with an Inex Adria DC9-32 near Zagreb, Croatia, resulting in the 1976 Zagreb mid-air collision.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="102"><a href="#citable__102"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The year 2001 started off with the announcement that British Airways are to spend 30 million on modifications to Concorde's fuel tanks to enable it to fly again, hopefully in the spring.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_122" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-122"><span>[</span>123<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__136" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="136">With the creation of <a href="/OpenSkies" title="OpenSkies">OpenSkies</a> between Europe and the United States in March 2008,<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_123" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-123"><span>[</span>124<span>]</span></a></sup> British Airways has a new subsidiary airline called OpenSkies (previously codenamed "Project Lauren").</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="136"><a href="#citable__136"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways is calling in the cavalry: FedEx .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways | Upgrade: Travel Better</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.upgradetravelbetter.com/category/british-airways/">www.upgradetravelbetter.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="136"><a href="#citable__136"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways and United Airlines announce a worldwide marketing partnership.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="136"><a href="#citable__136"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways combines its two UK regional subsidiaries, British Airways Regional (BAR) and CitiExpress, creating the second largest regional airline in Europe.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__69" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="69">The airline started operations in June 2008, and now flies from Paris to New York, JFK Airport.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="69"><a href="#citable__69"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The airline started operations in June 2008, and now flies from Paris and Amsterdam, to New York, JFK Airport.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="69"><a href="#citable__69"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Operations between Paris and New York began with a single Boeing 757 in June 2008.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="69"><a href="#citable__69"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA's low cost airline 'Go' began operations from Stansted in June.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_os13_124_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-os13-124"><span>[</span>125<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block">The former BEA Helicopters was renamed <a href="/British_Airways_Helicopters" title="British Airways Helicopters">British Airways Helicopters</a> in 1974 and operated passenger and offshore oil support services until it was sold in 1986.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_125" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-125"><span>[</span>126<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="display:table-cell;clear:both;"></div><h3><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Franchisees">Franchisees</span></h3> <ul> <li><a href="/Comair_(South_Africa)" title="Comair (South Africa)">Comair</a>, based in South Africa, franchisee since 1996.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_126" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-126"><span>[</span>127<span>]</span></a></sup></li> <li><a href="/Sun_Air_of_Scandinavia" title="Sun Air of Scandinavia">Sun Air</a>, based in Denmark, franchisee since 1 August 1996.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_127" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-127"><span>[</span>128<span>]</span></a></sup></li> </ul> <div style="display:table-cell;clear:both;"></div><h3><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Shareholdings">Shareholdings</span></h3> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__240" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="240">BA owns a 13.5% stake in Spanish airline <a href="/Iberia_(airline)" title="Iberia (airline)">Iberia</a>, which in turn is BA's main shareholder with a 10% stake.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="240"><a href="#citable__240"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Shareholdings BA owns a 13.5% stake in Spanish airline Iberia.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="240"><a href="#citable__240"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>It raised its stake in Iberia from 9% to 10% by purchasing American Airlines' remaining shares.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="240"><a href="#citable__240"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways, Iberia Airlines and BA franchise partner GB Airways are given exemption from competition legislation by the European Commission.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_128" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-128"><span>[</span>129<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_129" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-129"><span>[</span>130<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__47" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="47">It raised its stake in Iberia from 9% to 10% by purchasing American Airlines' remaining shares.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="47"><a href="#citable__47"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>It raised its stake in Iberia from 9% to 10% by purchasing American Airlines' remaining shares.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="47"><a href="#citable__47"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Shareholdings BA owns a 13.5% stake in Spanish airline Iberia.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_130" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-130"><span>[</span>131<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__159" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="159">BA increased this further in March 2008 to a 13.5% stake,<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_131" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-131"><span>[</span>132<span>]</span></a></sup> giving British Airways the right to appoint two board members.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="159"><a href="#citable__159"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>It increased it further in March 2008.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="159"><a href="#citable__159"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>This 13.5% stake gives British Airways the right to appoint two board members.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="159"><a href="#citable__159"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Three new Directors are appointed to the British Airways Board.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_132" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-132"><span>[</span>133<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__78" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="78">On 30 July 2008, British Airways and Iberia announced a merger plan that would result in the two airlines joining forces in an all-stock transaction.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="78"><a href="#citable__78"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces its best punctuality results for seven years.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="78"><a href="#citable__78"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways and Japan Airlines (JAL) announce a deepening of their relationship.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="78"><a href="#citable__78"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces an Employee Reward Plan so that all staff can benefit from the airlines future success.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_133" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-133"><span>[</span>134<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__81" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="81">The two airlines would retain their separate brands similar to KLM and Air France in their merger agreement.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="81"><a href="#citable__81"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The two airlines would retain their separate brands similar to KLM and Air France in their merger agreement.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="81"><a href="#citable__81"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In June 2001, it resumed talks with KLM for a £5 billion merger between the two, which could create the world's third-largest airline.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways PLC - Company Profile, Information, Business Description, History, Background Information on British Airways PLC</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.referenceforbusiness.com/history2/2/British-Airways-PLC.html">www.referenceforbusiness.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="81"><a href="#citable__81"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Because of this, Air France is similar to British Airways in its focus on both Europe and the surroundings and transatlantic flights.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways (LON:BAY)</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.wikinvest.com/stock/British_Airways_(LON:BAY)">www.wikinvest.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_baiberiamerger_33_1" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-baiberiamerger-33"><span>[</span>34<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block">BA obtained a 15% stake in <a href="/Flybe" title="Flybe">Flybe</a> when it sold its regional UK operation BA Connect to FlyBe in March 2007.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_134" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-134"><span>[</span>135<span>]</span></a></sup> The airline also owns a 10% stake in InterCapital and Regional Rail (ICRR), the company that manages operations of <a href="/Eurostar_(U.K.)_Ltd." title="Eurostar (U.K.) Ltd." class="mw-redirect">Eurostar <a name="citable__229" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="229">(U.K.) Ltd.</a>, ICRR members also include <a href="/SNCF" title="SNCF">SNCF</a>, <a href="/National_Railway_Company_of_Belgium" title="National Railway Company of Belgium">NMBS/SNCB</a> and <a href="/National_Express_Group" title="National Express Group">National Express Group</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="229"><a href="#citable__229"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>InterCapital and Regional Rail alliance that also includes SNCF, NMBS/SNCB and National Express Group.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__244" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="244">Eurostar (UK) is the UK arm of <a href="/Eurostar" title="Eurostar">Eurostar</a>, the cross-Channel rail operator.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="244"><a href="#citable__244"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Eurostar (UK) is the UK arm of Eurostar, the cross-Channel rail operator.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_135" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-135"><span>[</span>136<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Cargo">Cargo</span></h2> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__281" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="281">BA is, through its subsidiary British Airways World Cargo, the world's twelfth-largest <a href="/Cargo_airline" title="Cargo airline">cargo airline</a> based on total freight tonne-kilometres flown.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="281"><a href="#citable__281"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Cargo BA is, through its subsidiary British Airways World Cargo, the world's twelfth-largest cargo airline based on total freight tonne-kilometers flown.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="281"><a href="#citable__281"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>I think that British airways are the number 1 airline in the world.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="281"><a href="#citable__281"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Have you flown with British Airways before?</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_136" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-136"><span>[</span>137<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__232" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="232">BA World Cargo has global freight opportunities through the British Airways flight routes.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="232"><a href="#citable__232"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA World Cargo has global reach through the British Airways scheduled network.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="232"><a href="#citable__232"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA is massive, well respected and often troubled but, through good times and bad, the British Airways brand manages to stand firm for quality.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> British Airways - BeatTheBrochure compares flights & holiday offers from British Airways </c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.beatthebrochure.com/British%5FAirways/">www.beatthebrochure.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="232"><a href="#citable__232"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Cargo BA is, through its subsidiary British Airways World Cargo, the world's twelfth-largest cargo airline based on total freight tonne-kilometers flown.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__200" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="200">In addition to the main fleet, BA World Cargo <a href="/Wet_lease" title="Wet lease" class="mw-redirect">wet lease</a> three <a href="/Boeing_747-400" title="Boeing 747-400">Boeing 747-400</a>F aircraft from <a href="/Global_Supply_Systems" title="Global Supply Systems">Global Supply Systems</a> on a multi-year basis,<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_137" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-137"><span>[</span>138<span>]</span></a></sup> as well as utilising space on dedicated freighters operated by other carriers.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="200"><a href="#citable__200"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Boeing 747-400 enters service.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="200"><a href="#citable__200"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>List of Boeing 747 operators 3.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="200"><a href="#citable__200"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In addition to the main fleet, BA World Cargo wet lease three Boeing 747-400F dedicated freighter aircraft from Global Supply Systems on a multi-year basis,[60] as well as utilising space on dedicated freighters operated by other carriers on European services.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__288" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="288">Dedicated freighter services gives British Airways World Cargo the opportunity to service destinations that are not available on their passenger route network.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="288"><a href="#citable__288"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces that it will not resume regional transatlantic services to New York from Glasgow and Birmingham for Summer 1999.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="288"><a href="#citable__288"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways and Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) announce the launch of British Airways Global Financial Services.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="288"><a href="#citable__288"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways launched its biggest ever World Offers winter seat sale with over three million discounted flights available to over 150 destinations including Europe.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__322" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="322">British Airways opened a World Cargo centre at Heathrow in the late 1990s.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="322"><a href="#citable__322"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>And if you go on British Airways holidays you’ll get a free breakfast in most of their London and European city centre hotels.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> British Airways - BeatTheBrochure compares flights & holiday offers from British Airways </c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.beatthebrochure.com/British%5FAirways/">www.beatthebrochure.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="322"><a href="#citable__322"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The year 2000 also saw British Airways introducing a fourth cabin onto their 747's and 777's, World Traveller Plus.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="322"><a href="#citable__322"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>To coincide with the launch of World Traveller Plus, British Airways also launched their new Club World product.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_138" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-138"><span>[</span>139<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__214" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="214">As an advanced automated freight handling centre, it can handle unusual and premium cargo, and fresh produce, of which it handles over 80,000 tons per year.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="214"><a href="#citable__214"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Telephone calls to the airlines five call centres in the UK have fallen by 34 per cent in the last two years from 13 million to 8.5 million per year as the popularity of the internet grows.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_freightref_139_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-freightref-139"><span>[</span>140<span>]</span></a></sup> BA World Cargo also handles freight at London's Gatwick and Stansted airports, and, through its partner British Airways Regional Cargo,<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_140" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-140"><span>[</span>141<span>]</span></a></sup> at all of the main regional airports throughout the UK.</div> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Loyalty_programmes">Loyalty programmes</span></h2> <div class="thumb tright"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/04/1/8/6/25379083437528863.png" width="220" height="44" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> British Airways Executive Club logo</div> </div> </div> <div style="display:table-cell;clear:both;"></div><h3><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Executive_Club">Executive Club</span></h3> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__246" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="246">The Executive Club is British Airways' main frequent flyer programme.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="246"><a href="#citable__246"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The British Airways Executive Club is relaunched with an enhanced range of benefits.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="246"><a href="#citable__246"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The programme kicks off with the relaunch of Club World and Executive Club frequent flyer programme.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="246"><a href="#citable__246"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The airline announces a 50 million programme of improvements to British Airways Club Europe, including faster check-in, and re-designed seats and interiors.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_execclub_141_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-execclub-141"><span>[</span>142<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__156" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="156">It is part of the network of frequent flyer programmes in the <a href="/Oneworld" title="Oneworld">Oneworld</a> alliance.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="156"><a href="#citable__156"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>As well as codesharing, the agreement will enable frequent flyers to earn and redeem miles on each others networks.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="156"><a href="#citable__156"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Both airlines frequent flyers will be able to earn and redeem miles on each others networks.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="156"><a href="#citable__156"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The agreement is supported by a link-up of mileage award programmes, enabling frequent flyers to earn and redeem miles on the code-shared flights.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__63" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="63">The Executive Club has three tiers of membership: Blue, Silver, Gold.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="63"><a href="#citable__63"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The service is available to Gold and Silver Card Executive Club members, and will be available to Blue Card holders in the summer.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="63"><a href="#citable__63"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>A new champagne bar for passengers opens in the First lounge at London Heathrows Terminal 1 for the airlines First Class passengers and Gold Executive Club members.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_execclub_141_1" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-execclub-141"><span>[</span>142<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__286" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="286">The benefits of the Silver and Gold cards include access to airport lounges and dedicated reservation lines.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="286"><a href="#citable__286"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The service is available to Gold and Silver Card Executive Club members, and will be available to Blue Card holders in the summer.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_execclub_141_2" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-execclub-141"><span>[</span>142<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__121" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="121">Unlike most airlines' frequent flyer programmes, the Executive Club keeps separate account of the redeemable <strong>BA Miles</strong> and the loyalty <strong>Tier Points</strong>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="121"><a href="#citable__121"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>If you had studied the terms and conditions supplied when joining the BA Executive Club, you wouldn’t have allowed yourself to become disappointed.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="121"><a href="#citable__121"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>We have a lawsuit pending against British Airways in which we allege British Airways refuses to honor the flyer miles of a persons account and causes to expire and/or forfeits the miles accrued in British Airway’s flyer points/mileage program arbitrarily and without warning or proper disclosure.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="121"><a href="#citable__121"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Many airline loyalty programmes offer only a percentage of base mileage for discounted economy fares.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> Flying in higher Classes of Service, i.e. Premium Economy, Business or First, will earn extra BA Miles and Tier Points. <a name="citable__223" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="223">As of August 2009, Tier Points can be earned on any flight, including discounted economy fares.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="223"><a href="#citable__223"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways launched its biggest ever World Offers winter seat sale with over three million discounted flights available to over 150 destinations including Europe.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="223"><a href="#citable__223"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Many airline loyalty programmes offer only a percentage of base mileage for discounted economy fares.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="223"><a href="#citable__223"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Members will be able to earn miles on discount economy fares for the first time and mid and longhaul destinations will be easier to reach.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_execclubnew_142_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-execclubnew-142"><span>[</span>143<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__64" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="64">Discounted economy fares will only earn 25% BA Miles.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="64"><a href="#citable__64"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On discounted economy tickets, you will earn 25% of the actual miles flown.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="64"><a href="#citable__64"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Yes, 90% of the tickets BA sells could be discount 25% miles, but that does not mean 90% of their revenue is earnt that way.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="64"><a href="#citable__64"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Many airline loyalty programmes offer only a percentage of base mileage for discounted economy fares.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_execclub_141_3" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-execclub-141"><span>[</span>142<span>]</span></a></sup> Membership of the Executive Club will be extended annually upon attaining the relevant number of Tier Points. <a name="citable__55" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="55">For instance, to maintain the Silver Executive Club will require 4 Premium Economy Returns between the UK and the US Eastern Seaboard.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="55"><a href="#citable__55"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The service is available to Gold and Silver Card Executive Club members, and will be available to Blue Card holders in the summer.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="55"><a href="#citable__55"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The new cabin offers a service in-between economy and club world.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="55"><a href="#citable__55"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>On the third day of open skies discussions between the UK and US, the US negotiators call an end to the discussions.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__162" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="162">The number of tier points required for Silver and Gold card membership varies substantially between countries leading to some passengers changing their address to a European country in order to qualify for membership with fewer tier points.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="162"><a href="#citable__162"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The service is available to Gold and Silver Card Executive Club members, and will be available to Blue Card holders in the summer.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block">Redeemable miles expire after 36 months of inactivity.</div> <div style="display:table-cell;clear:both;"></div><h3><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Premier">Premier</span></h3> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__172" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="172">BA operates an invitation-only Premier programme which gives more benefits than the Executive Club Gold Card scheme.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="172"><a href="#citable__172"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The British Airways Executive Club is relaunched with an enhanced range of benefits.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="172"><a href="#citable__172"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>If you had studied the terms and conditions supplied when joining the BA Executive Club, you wouldn’t have allowed yourself to become disappointed.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="172"><a href="#citable__172"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The service is available to Gold and Silver Card Executive Club members, and will be available to Blue Card holders in the summer.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> It is given only by the BA board and has 1,200 members.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_143" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-143"><span>[</span>144<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Industrial_relations">Industrial relations</span></h2> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__34" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="34">Staff working for British Airways are represented by a number of <a href="/Trade_unions" title="Trade unions" class="mw-redirect">unions</a> which include <a href="/BALPA" title="BALPA" class="mw-redirect">BALPA</a>, who represent pilots and <a href="/Unite_the_Union" title="Unite the Union">Unite the Union</a> for other employees.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="34"><a href="#citable__34"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways selects internet consulting firm, iXL, to work with it to develop and implement its future e-Commerce services.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="34"><a href="#citable__34"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways is to appeal against an employment tribunal ruling after losing an indirect sex discrimination claim from a female pilot who had requested a 50 per cent contract.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="34"><a href="#citable__34"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In fact I like to accumulate 100% of the miles I fly on British Airways, just like every other airline that I’ve ever flown on.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__324" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="324">Staff directly employed by British Airways have not gone on <a href="/Strike_action" title="Strike action">strike</a> since 1997.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_bloomberg_strike_144_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-bloomberg_strike-144"><span>[</span>145<span>]</span></a></sup> Relations have been turbulent between BA and Unite, particularly in 2009 with regard to proposed changes to working conditions for cabin crew.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="324"><a href="#citable__324"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>RM practices in British Airways (BA).</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways |Papers4you.com|Over 50,000 University essays-and-dissertationss, Dissertations, Research Papers, Essays, Assignments, Academic Reports and Analysis</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.coursework4you.co.uk/essays-and-dissertations/analysis-of-companies/british-airways/britishairways.php">www.coursework4you.co.uk</a> [Source type: Reference]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="324"><a href="#citable__324"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA is massive, well respected and often troubled but, through good times and bad, the British Airways brand manages to stand firm for quality.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> British Airways - BeatTheBrochure compares flights & holiday offers from British Airways </c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.beatthebrochure.com/British%5FAirways/">www.beatthebrochure.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="324"><a href="#citable__324"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways and LOT further extend their code-sharing to their six weekly flights between Krakow and Gatwick.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> </div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a name="citable__153" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="153">An incident now known as the <a href="/British_Airways_cross_controversy" title="British Airways cross controversy">British Airways cross controversy</a> happened in October 2006, a dispute over the right of a Christian check-in worker to wear a visible symbol of faith.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="153"><a href="#citable__153"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces the retirement of its Concorde fleet of seven aircraft with effect from the end of October 2003.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="153"><a href="#citable__153"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The airline announces a 50 million programme of improvements to British Airways Club Europe, including faster check-in, and re-designed seats and interiors.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="153"><a href="#citable__153"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces the withdrawal of its services to Plymouth and Newquay from London Gatwick and Bristol airports from 25 October 2003.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_145" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-145"><span>[</span>146<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_146" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-146"><span>[</span>147<span>]</span></a></sup> The employee lost an employment tribunal in January 2008.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_147" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-147"><span>[</span>148<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block">As of 10th March 2010, strike action again looked increasingly likely, with the union 'Unite' due to launch a High Court petition <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_148" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-148"><span>[</span>149<span>]</span></a></sup></div> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Incidents_and_accidents">Incidents and accidents</span></h2> <a name="citable__46" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="46"><ul> <li>In November 1974, British Airways Flight 870 from <a href="/Dubai" title="Dubai">Dubai</a> to <a href="/London_Heathrow_Airport" title="London Heathrow Airport">Heathrow</a>, operated by a <a href="/Vickers_VC10" title="Vickers VC10">Vickers VC10</a>, was hijacked in Dubai, landing at <a href="/Tripoli" title="Tripoli">Tripoli</a> for refuelling before flying on to Tunis.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="46"><a href="#citable__46"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways also adds its code to selected flights operated by Finnair.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="46"><a href="#citable__46"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways resumes flights from London Heathrow to Saudi Arabia.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="46"><a href="#citable__46"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways adds 2.50 per flight sector (5 return trip) as a separate fuel surcharge to its fares in the UK as a result of the rising price of oil.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> One hostage was murdered before the hijackers eventually surrendered after 84 hours.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_149" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-149"><span>[</span>150<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__163" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="163">Captain Jim Futcher was awarded the <a href="/Queen%27s_Gallantry_Medal" title="Queen's Gallantry Medal">Queen's Gallantry Medal</a>, the <a href="/Guild_of_Air_Pilots_and_Air_Navigators" title="Guild of Air Pilots and Air Navigators">Guild of Air Pilots and Air Navigators</a> Founders Medal, the <a href="/British_Air_Line_Pilots_Association" title="British Air Line Pilots Association">British Air Line Pilots Association</a> Gold Medal and a Certificate of Commendation from British Airways for his actions during the hijacking, having returned to the aircraft to fly it knowing the hijackers were on board.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="163"><a href="#citable__163"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways adds 2.50 per flight sector (5 return trip) as a separate fuel surcharge to its fares in the UK as a result of the rising price of oil.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="163"><a href="#citable__163"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In fact I like to accumulate 100% of the miles I fly on British Airways, just like every other airline that I’ve ever flown on.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="163"><a href="#citable__163"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces the retirement of its Concorde fleet of seven aircraft with effect from the end of October 2003.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_Medals_150_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-Medals-150"><span>[</span>151<span>]</span></a></sup></li> <a name="citable__245" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="245"><li>On 10 September 1976, a <a href="/Hawker_Siddeley_Trident" title="Hawker Siddeley Trident">Trident 3B</a> on British Airways Flight 476, flying from London Heathrow to Istanbul collided in mid-air with an <a href="/Inex_Adria" title="Inex Adria" class="mw-redirect">Inex Adria</a> <a href="/McDonnell-Douglas_DC-9" title="McDonnell-Douglas DC-9" class="mw-redirect">DC9-32</a> near <a href="/Zagreb" title="Zagreb">Zagreb</a>, <a href="/Croatia" title="Croatia">Croatia</a>, resulting in the <a href="/1976_Zagreb_mid-air_collision" title="1976 Zagreb mid-air collision">1976 Zagreb mid-air collision</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="245"><a href="#citable__245"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways resumes flights from London Heathrow to Saudi Arabia.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="245"><a href="#citable__245"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The year 2001 started off with the announcement that British Airways are to spend 30 million on modifications to Concorde's fuel tanks to enable it to fly again, hopefully in the spring.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="245"><a href="#citable__245"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways adds 2.50 per flight sector (5 return trip) as a separate fuel surcharge to its fares in the UK as a result of the rising price of oil.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_151" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-151"><span>[</span>152<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_152" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-152"><span>[</span>153<span>]</span></a></sup> All 54 passengers and 9 crew members on the BA aircraft died. <a name="citable__56" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="56">This is the only fatal accident to a British Airways aircraft since the company's formation in 1974.</li> <li>On 24 June 1982, <a href="/British_Airways_Flight_9" title="British Airways Flight 9">Flight 9</a>, a Boeing 747-200, <em>G-BDXH</em>, <em>City of Edinburgh</em> flew through a cloud of volcanic ash and dust from the eruption of <a href="/Galunggung" title="Galunggung">Mount Galunggung</a>, causing extensive damage to the aircraft, including the failure of all four engines.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="56"><a href="#citable__56"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>February 9 saw the last ever Boeing 737-200 flight with British Airways.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="56"><a href="#citable__56"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA is massive, well respected and often troubled but, through good times and bad, the British Airways brand manages to stand firm for quality.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title> British Airways - BeatTheBrochure compares flights & holiday offers from British Airways </c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.beatthebrochure.com/British%5FAirways/">www.beatthebrochure.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="56"><a href="#citable__56"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways adds 2.50 per flight sector (5 return trip) as a separate fuel surcharge to its fares in the UK as a result of the rising price of oil.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_153" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-153"><span>[</span>154<span>]</span></a></sup> The crew managed to glide the plane out of the dust cloud and restart all four of its engines, although one later had to be shut down again. <a name="citable__137" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="137">The aircraft made an emergency landing at <a href="/Halim_Perdanakusuma_International_Airport" title="Halim Perdanakusuma International Airport">Halim Perdanakusuma International Airport</a> just outside <a href="/Jakarta" title="Jakarta">Jakarta</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="137"><a href="#citable__137"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In the Miami International Airport I spoke with Diana, BAs counter manager, and she told me that my complaint should be made in Tel Aviv, the airport of origin.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> No-one was injured.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_Black_Box_154_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-Black_Box-154"><span>[</span>155<span>]</span></a></sup></li> <a name="citable__73" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="73"><li>On 10 June 1990, <a href="/British_Airways_Flight_5390" title="British Airways Flight 5390">Flight 5390</a>, a <a href="/BAC_One-Eleven" title="BAC One-Eleven">BAC One-Eleven</a> flight between <a href="/Birmingham" title="Birmingham">Birmingham</a> and <a href="/M%C3%A1laga" title="Málaga">Málaga</a>, suffered a windscreen blowout due to the fitting of incorrect bolts the previous day.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="73"><a href="#citable__73"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The airline announces an increase in capacity between Nairobi and London from seven flights to 10 per week from March 28, 2004.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="73"><a href="#citable__73"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>One pilot took two days for the two-hour flight to Paris, making 33 forced landings along the way.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="73"><a href="#citable__73"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Then another 10 days to change the flights back into a valid routing HKG-SYD? Two days before departure, and still not everything is fixed correctly.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> The Captain suffered major injuries after being partially sucked out of the aircraft, however the co-pilot landed the plane safely at <a href="/Southampton_Airport" title="Southampton Airport">Southampton Airport</a>.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_OgdenInterview_155_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-OgdenInterview-155"><span>[</span>156<span>]</span></a></sup></li> <a name="citable__290" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="290"><li>On 2 August 1990, <a href="/British_Airways_Flight_149" title="British Airways Flight 149">Flight 149</a> landed at <a href="/Kuwait_International_Airport" title="Kuwait International Airport">Kuwait International Airport</a> four hours after the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait, leading to the capture of the passengers and crew, and the destruction of the aircraft.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="290"><a href="#citable__290"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>This is a ten hour flight over a month in advance and they want me to chance getting my wife and I separated and/or put in the middle of four seat row.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_156" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-156"><span>[</span>157<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_157" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-157"><span>[</span>158<span>]</span></a></sup></li> <a name="citable__253" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="253"><li>On 11 December 2000, British Airways Flight 2069 from London Gatwick Airport to <a href="/Nairobi" title="Nairobi">Nairobi</a> experienced a hijack attempt whilst flying over <a href="/Sudan" title="Sudan">Sudan</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="253"><a href="#citable__253"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways resumes flights from London Heathrow to Saudi Arabia.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="253"><a href="#citable__253"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways adds 2.50 per flight sector (5 return trip) as a separate fuel surcharge to its fares in the UK as a result of the rising price of oil.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="253"><a href="#citable__253"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In fact I like to accumulate 100% of the miles I fly on British Airways, just like every other airline that I’ve ever flown on.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_158" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-158"><span>[</span>159<span>]</span></a></sup> A Kenyan student with a mental illness burst into the cockpit of the Boeing 747. As three crew fought to restrain the man, the auto-pilot became disengaged and the jet dropped 10,000 feet (3,000 m) with 398 passengers on board. However, with the help of a couple of passengers, the pilots recovered the aircraft, successfully restrained the Kenyan with handcuffs and the plane landed safely.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_159" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-159"><span>[</span>160<span>]</span></a></sup> Passengers aboard the plane included English singer and <a href="/Roxy_Music" title="Roxy Music">Roxy Music</a> frontman, <a href="/Bryan_Ferry" title="Bryan Ferry">Bryan Ferry</a> and socialite <a href="/Jemima_Khan" title="Jemima Khan">Jemima Khan</a>.<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_160" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-160"><span>[</span>161<span>]</span></a></sup></li> </ul> <div class="thumb tright"> <div class="thumbinner" style="width:222px;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/02/1/6/6/30816941873742375.jpg" width="220" height="148" class="thumbimage" /> <div class="thumbcaption"> <a name="citable__210" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="210"><div class="magnify"><img src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/09/7/4/4/3695493113783710.png" width="15" height="11" alt="" /></div> The wreckage of British Airways Flight 38</div> </div> </div> <ul> <li>On 19 February 2005, the No.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="210"><a href="#citable__210"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In February 1987 British Airways was privatised.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="210"><a href="#citable__210"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways adds 2.50 per flight sector (5 return trip) as a separate fuel surcharge to its fares in the UK as a result of the rising price of oil.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="210"><a href="#citable__210"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways and Cathay Pacific sign a code-share agreement, adding Cathays CX code on British Airways flights linking Heathrow with Belfast, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Manchester.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__247" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="247">2 engine of a Boeing 747-400 <em>G-BNLG</em> surged and suffered internal damage just after take off from <a href="/Los_Angeles" title="Los Angeles">Los Angeles</a> on a flight to London Heathrow with 16 crew and 351 passengers on board.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="247"><a href="#citable__247"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Boeing 747-400 enters service.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="247"><a href="#citable__247"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Prime Minister Tony Blair signed a British Airways Boeing 747 in support of Londons bid to host the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="247"><a href="#citable__247"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>That initial flight, operated by a single-engined de Havilland DH4A biplane taking off from Hounslow Heath, near its successor company's current Heathrow base, carried a single passenger and cargo that included newspapers, Devonshire cream and grouse.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_161" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-161"><span>[</span>162<span>]</span></a></sup> <a name="citable__154" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="154">The crew shut the engine down and continued the climb and continued the flight, in line with BA's standard operating procedures for 4 engined aircraft.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="154"><a href="#citable__154"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The Finnair code is added to BA operated flights from London to Johannesburg, Cape Town, Montreal, Vancouver and Toronto.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="154"><a href="#citable__154"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Stepping down were former flight operations director Captain Mike Jeffery, Dr Ashok Ganguly and Lord Renwick of Clifton, in line with corporate governance guidelines on independence.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="154"><a href="#citable__154"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The have been unable to operate any of their prestigious Concorde flights since the fatal crash but are hoping to bring the aircraft back into service this summer (2001).</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> Because it was unable to attain normal cruising speeds and altitudes, the aircraft diverted to <a href="/Manchester_Airport" title="Manchester Airport">Manchester Airport</a>, England. <a name="citable__331" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="331">The United States <a href="/Federal_Aviation_Administration" title="Federal Aviation Administration">Federal Aviation Administration</a> had been critical of the Captain's decision<sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_FI5_162_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-FI5-162"><span>[</span>163<span>]</span></a></sup> and accused BA of operating the aircraft in an non airworthy condition.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="331"><a href="#citable__331"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Company Information British Airways aka BA SUCKS 7520 Astoria Blvd Flushing, NY, UNITED STATES, 11370 .</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__330" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="330">In June 2006 the UK Air Accidents Investigation Branch recommended that the UK and US authorities review the policy on flight continuation and give clear guidance.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="330"><a href="#citable__330"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The US Department of Transportation gives final approval to the British Airways and American Airlines codesharing application on destinations beyond British Airways US gateway cities and American Airlines UK gateways.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="330"><a href="#citable__330"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The decision was made in the course of a Judicial Review that considered slot exchanges between British Airways and Air UK in 1997.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="330"><a href="#citable__330"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways and American Airlines file an application with the US DoT to codeshare on flights serving some 75 destinations in the UK, USA, Europe and Africa.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__140" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="140">This has not happened but the FAA have accepted the <a href="/Civil_Aviation_Authority_(United_Kingdom)" title="Civil Aviation Authority (United Kingdom)">United Kingdom Civil Aviation Authority</a>’s determination that the aircraft was airworthy.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="140"><a href="#citable__140"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) announces a consultation for NATS' (National Air Traffic Services) charges for the five year period starting in 2006.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="140"><a href="#citable__140"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The Civil Aviation Act 1980 was passed to enable this to happen.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_163" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-163"><span>[</span>164<span>]</span></a></sup></li> <a name="citable__311" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="311"><li>On 17 January 2008, <a href="/British_Airways_Flight_38" title="British Airways Flight 38">British Airways Flight 38</a>, a <a href="/Boeing_777" title="Boeing 777">Boeing 777-200ER</a> <em>G-YMMM</em>, flying from <a href="/Beijing" title="Beijing">Beijing</a> to London, crash-landed approximately 1,000 feet (300 m) short of London Heathrow Airport's runway 27L, and slid onto the runway's <a href="/Displaced_threshold" title="Displaced threshold">threshold</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="311"><a href="#citable__311"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways takes delivery of its first Boeing 777.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="311"><a href="#citable__311"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways resumes flights from London Heathrow to Saudi Arabia.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="311"><a href="#citable__311"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British airways and Heathrow airport are a terrible combination.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__325" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="325">This resulted in damage to the landing gear, the wing roots, and the engines, resulting in the first hull loss of a Boeing 777. There were 136 passengers and 16 crew on board.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="325"><a href="#citable__325"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>This resulted in damage to the landing gear, the wing roots, and the engines, resulting in the first hull loss of a Boeing 777.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="325"><a href="#citable__325"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>There were 136 passengers and 16 crew on board.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="325"><a href="#citable__325"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA's first batch of 777 were fitted with General Electric GE90 engines, but BA switched to Rolls-Royce Trent 800s for the most recent 16 aircraft.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> 1 serious and 12 minor injuries were sustained. <a name="citable__59" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="59">The initial report from the <a href="/Air_Accidents_Investigation_Branch" title="Air Accidents Investigation Branch">Air Accidents Investigation Branch</a> stated that the engines repeatedly failed to respond to commands for more <a href="/Thrust" title="Thrust">thrust</a> from both the <a href="/Autothrottle" title="Autothrottle">autothrottle</a> system and from manual intervention, beginning when the aircraft was at an altitude of 600 feet (180 m) and 2 miles (3.2 km) from touchdown.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="59"><a href="#citable__59"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The agreement will begin with the redesign of British Airways global website and the implementation of a new content management system, which are both due to be complete by Spring 2001.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="59"><a href="#citable__59"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The combined regional business will have a turnover in excess of 600 million and a fleet of 92 aircraft serving more than 120 routes.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__11" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="11">An adequate fuel quantity was on board the aircraft and the autothrottle and engine control commands were performing as expected prior to, and after, the reduction in thrust.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="11"><a href="#citable__11"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>An adequate fuel quantity was on board the aircraft and the autothrottle and engine control commands were performing as expected prior to, and after, the reduction in thrust.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="11"><a href="#citable__11"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The initial report from the Air Accidents Investigation Branch stated that the engines repeatedly failed to respond to commands for more thrust from both the autothrottle system and from manual intervention, beginning when the aircraft was at an altitude of 600 feet (180 m) and 2 miles (3.2 km) from touchdown.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="11"><a href="#citable__11"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In early 2009, Boeing sent an update to aircraft operators, identifying the problem as specific to the Rolls-Royce engine oil-fuel flow heat exchangers.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_AAIB080118_164_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-AAIB080118-164"><span>[</span>165<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_AAIB080123_165_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-AAIB080123-165"><span>[</span>166<span>]</span></a></sup><sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_BA080201_166_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-BA080201-166"><span>[</span>167<span>]</span></a></sup> In September 2008, it was revealed that ice in the fuel might have caused the crash. <a name="citable__27" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="27">In early 2009, Boeing sent an update to aircraft operators, identifying the problem as specific to the Rolls-Royce engine oil-fuel flow <a href="/Heat_exchanger" title="Heat exchanger">heat exchangers</a>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="27"><a href="#citable__27"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>In early 2009, Boeing sent an update to aircraft operators, identifying the problem as specific to the Rolls-Royce engine oil-fuel flow heat exchangers.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="27"><a href="#citable__27"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>However, with the exception of 29 of its 777 fleet, it has often equipped its Boeing aircraft with British-made Rolls-Royce engines (examples include the Trent 800 on its Boeing 777s, the RB211-524 on its 747-400s and 767s and also RB211-535s on its 757-200s).</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="27"><a href="#citable__27"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>BA's first batch of 777 were fitted with General Electric GE90 engines, but BA switched to Rolls-Royce Trent 800s for the most recent 16 aircraft.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.slideshare.net/g_g_sharma1986/british-airways">www.slideshare.net</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <sup id="wikipedia_cite_ref_2009_heat_exchanger_167_0" class="reference"><a href="#cite_note-2009-heat-exchanger-167"><span>[</span>168<span>]</span></a></sup></li> </ul> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_References">References</span></h2> <div class="references-small references-column-count references-column-count-3" style="-moz-column-count:3; column-count:3;"> <ol class="references"> <li id="wikipedia_cite_note_2009income_0"><strong><a href="#cite_ref-2009income_0-0">^</a></strong> <span class="citation web"><a href="http://www.britishairways.com/cms/global/microsites/ba_reports0809/financial/income.html" class="external text" rel="nofollow">"British Airways 2008/09 Annual Report and Accounts"</a>. <em>British 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title="ctx_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info%3Aofi%2Ffmt%3Akev%3Amtx%3Ajournal&rft.genre=article&rft.atitle=Accident+to+Boeing+777-236%2C+G-YMMM+at+London+Heathrow+Airport+on+17+January+2008%3A+Initial+Report&rft.jtitle=Air+Accidents+Investigation+Branch&rft.date=2008-01-18&rft_id=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.aaib.dft.gov.uk%2Flatest_news%2Farchive%2Fheathrow_17_january_2008%2Faccident__heathrow_17_january_2008___initial_report.cfm&rfr_id=info:sid/en.wikipedia.org:British_Airways"><span style="display: none;"> </span></span></li> <li id="wikipedia_cite_note_AAIB080123_165"><strong><a href="#cite_ref-AAIB080123_165-0">^</a></strong> <span class="citation news"><a href="http://www.aaib.dft.gov.uk/latest_news/accident_to_boeing_777_236__g_ymmm__at_heathrow_airport_on_17_january_2008___initial_report_update.cfm" class="external text" rel="nofollow">"Accident to Boeing 777-236, G-YMMM at London Heathrow Airport on 17 January 2008: Initial Report Update"</a>. <em>Air Accidents Investigation Branch</em>. 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href="#cite_ref-BA080201_166-0">^</a></strong> <span class="citation news"><a href="http://www.investegate.co.uk/Article.aspx?id=200802010700330296N" class="external text" rel="nofollow">"Interim Management Statement"</a>. <em>British Airways</em>. 2008-02-01<span class="printonly">. <a href="http://www.investegate.co.uk/Article.aspx?id=200802010700330296N" class="external free" rel="nofollow">http://www.investegate.co.uk/Article.aspx?id=200802010700330296N</a></span>.</span><span class="Z3988" title="ctx_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info%3Aofi%2Ffmt%3Akev%3Amtx%3Ajournal&rft.genre=article&rft.atitle=Interim+Management+Statement&rft.jtitle=British+Airways&rft.date=2008-02-01&rft_id=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.investegate.co.uk%2FArticle.aspx%3Fid%3D200802010700330296N&rfr_id=info:sid/en.wikipedia.org:British_Airways"><span style="display: none;"> </span></span></li> <li id="wikipedia_cite_note_2009_heat_exchanger_167"><strong><a href="#cite_ref-2009-heat-exchanger_167-0">^</a></strong> <span class="citation web">Croft, John. <a href="http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2009/02/03/322023/boeing-links-heathrow-atlanta-trent-895-engine-rollbacks.html" class="external text" rel="nofollow">"Boeing links Heathrow, Atlanta Trent 895 engine rollbacks"</a>. <em>FlightGlobal</em><span class="printonly">. <a href="http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2009/02/03/322023/boeing-links-heathrow-atlanta-trent-895-engine-rollbacks.html" class="external free" rel="nofollow">http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2009/02/03/322023/boeing-links-heathrow-atlanta-trent-895-engine-rollbacks.html</a></span><span class="reference-accessdate">. Retrieved 2009-02-03</span>.</span><span class="Z3988" title="ctx_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info%3Aofi%2Ffmt%3Akev%3Amtx%3Abook&rft.genre=bookitem&rft.btitle=Boeing+links+Heathrow%2C+Atlanta+Trent+895+engine+rollbacks&rft.atitle=FlightGlobal&rft.aulast=Croft&rft.aufirst=John&rft.au=Croft%2C%26%2332%3BJohn&rft_id=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.flightglobal.com%2Farticles%2F2009%2F02%2F03%2F322023%2Fboeing-links-heathrow-atlanta-trent-895-engine-rollbacks.html&rfr_id=info:sid/en.wikipedia.org:British_Airways"><span style="display: none;"> </span></span></li> </ol> </div> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_Bibliography">Bibliography</span></h2> <ul> <li><span class="citation book">Gregory, Martyn (1996). <a name="citable__144" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="144"><em>Dirty tricks: British Airways' secret war against Virgin Atlantic</em>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="144"><a href="#citable__144"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The threat of industrial action against British Airways lifts following agreement with its unions on a three year pay deal.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="144"><a href="#citable__144"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways pays 610,000 in settlement of a libel action brought by Mr Richard Branson and Virgin Atlantic Airways Limited.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="144"><a href="#citable__144"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The High Court refuses easyJets request for an injunction against go, British Airways new low-cost airline.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> Warner. <a href="/International_Standard_Book_Number" title="International Standard Book Number">ISBN</a> 0751510637.</span><span class="Z3988" title="ctx_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info%3Aofi%2Ffmt%3Akev%3Amtx%3Abook&rft.genre=book&rft.btitle=Dirty+tricks%3A+British+Airways%27+secret+war+against+Virgin+Atlantic&rft.aulast=Gregory%2C+Martyn&rft.au=Gregory%2C+Martyn&rft.date=1996&rft.pub=Warner&rft.isbn=0751510637&rfr_id=info:sid/en.wikipedia.org:British_Airways"><span style="display: none;"> </span></span></li> <li><span class="citation book">Corke, Alison (1986). <a name="citable__126" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="126"><em>British Airways: the path to profitability</em>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="126"><a href="#citable__126"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways posts a pre-tax profit of 65 million for the first quarter to June 30th, 2002.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="126"><a href="#citable__126"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>However British Airways had managed to gain 249 million from asset disposals, and this enabled them to show a small profit on the balance sheet.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="126"><a href="#citable__126"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Solid second quarter results are delivered as British Airways continued cost drive delivers a pre tax profit of 220 million.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> Pan. <a href="/International_Standard_Book_Number" title="International Standard Book Number">ISBN</a> 0330295705.</span><span class="Z3988" title="ctx_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info%3Aofi%2Ffmt%3Akev%3Amtx%3Abook&rft.genre=book&rft.btitle=British+Airways%3A+the+path+to+profitability&rft.aulast=Corke&rft.aufirst=Alison&rft.au=Corke%2C%26%2332%3BAlison&rft.date=1986&rft.pub=Pan&rft.isbn=0330295705&rfr_id=info:sid/en.wikipedia.org:British_Airways"><span style="display: none;"> </span></span></li> <li><span class="citation book">Hayward, Keith (1983). <em>Government and British civil aerospace: a case study in post-war technology policy</em>. <a href="/Manchester_University_Press" title="Manchester University Press">Manchester University Press</a>. <a href="/International_Standard_Book_Number" title="International Standard Book Number">ISBN</a> 0719008778.</span><span class="Z3988" title="ctx_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info%3Aofi%2Ffmt%3Akev%3Amtx%3Abook&rft.genre=book&rft.btitle=Government+and+British+civil+aerospace%3A+a+case+study+in+post-war+technology+policy&rft.aulast=Hayward&rft.aufirst=Keith&rft.au=Hayward%2C%26%2332%3BKeith&rft.date=1983&rft.pub=%5B%5BManchester+University+Press%5D%5D&rft.isbn=0719008778&rfr_id=info:sid/en.wikipedia.org:British_Airways"><span style="display: none;"> </span></span></li> <li><span class="citation book">Campbell-Smith, Duncan (1986). <a name="citable__53" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="53"><em>The British Airways Story: Struggle for Take-Off</em>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="53"><a href="#citable__53"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways takes delivery of its first two Boeing 777 Extended Range aircraft.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="53"><a href="#citable__53"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The year 2001 started off with the announcement that British Airways are to spend 30 million on modifications to Concorde's fuel tanks to enable it to fly again, hopefully in the spring.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="53"><a href="#citable__53"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Absolutely spot on article - been ripped off similarly on the British Airways Miles - they can poke it!</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>A Year In Cornwall » Why We Won’t Fly British Airways Any More</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://www.backtalk.com/articles/why-we-wont-fly-british-airways-any-more/">www.backtalk.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> Hodder and Stoughton. <a href="/International_Standard_Book_Number" title="International Standard Book Number">ISBN</a> 0340394951.</span><span class="Z3988" title="ctx_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info%3Aofi%2Ffmt%3Akev%3Amtx%3Abook&rft.genre=book&rft.btitle=The+British+Airways+Story%3A+Struggle+for+Take-Off&rft.aulast=Campbell-Smith&rft.aufirst=Duncan&rft.au=Campbell-Smith%2C%26%2332%3BDuncan&rft.date=1986&rft.pub=Hodder+and+Stoughton&rft.isbn=0340394951&rfr_id=info:sid/en.wikipedia.org:British_Airways"><span style="display: none;"> </span></span></li> <li><span class="citation book">Penrose, Harald (1980). <a name="citable__125" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="125"><em>Wings Across the World: An Illustrated History of British Airways</em>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="125"><a href="#citable__125"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways launched its biggest ever World Offers winter seat sale with over three million discounted flights available to over 150 destinations including Europe.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="125"><a href="#citable__125"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways announces the introduction of a new cabin class, World Traveller Plus.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="125"><a href="#citable__125"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The British Airways London Eye, the worlds biggest observation wheel, was activated by the Prime Minister on 31 December to mark the new millenium.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> Cassell. <a href="/International_Standard_Book_Number" title="International Standard Book Number">ISBN</a> 0304306975.</span><span class="Z3988" title="ctx_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info%3Aofi%2Ffmt%3Akev%3Amtx%3Abook&rft.genre=book&rft.btitle=Wings+Across+the+World%3A+An+Illustrated+History+of+British+Airways&rft.aulast=Penrose&rft.aufirst=Harald&rft.au=Penrose%2C%26%2332%3BHarald&rft.date=1980&rft.pub=Cassell&rft.isbn=0304306975&rfr_id=info:sid/en.wikipedia.org:British_Airways"><span style="display: none;"> </span></span></li> <li><span class="citation book">Marriott, Leo (1998). <em>British Airways</em>. Plymouth Toy & Book. <a name="citable__166" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="166"><a href="/International_Standard_Book_Number" title="International Standard Book Number">ISBN</a> 188266339X.</span><span class="Z3988" title="ctx_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info%3Aofi%2Ffmt%3Akev%3Amtx%3Abook&rft.genre=book&rft.btitle=British+Airways&rft.aulast=Marriott&rft.aufirst=Leo&rft.au=Marriott%2C%26%2332%3BLeo&rft.date=1998&rft.pub=Plymouth+Toy+%26+Book&rft.isbn=188266339X&rfr_id=info:sid/en.wikipedia.org:British_Airways"><span style="display: none;"> </span></span></li> <li><span class="citation book">British Airways (1974).</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="166"><a href="#citable__166"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The full merger between the two airlines took place in April 1, 1974 however the trading name of British Airways was adopted from September 1, 1973.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://members.tripod.com/Craigs_Airlines/britishairways.htm">members.tripod.com</a> [Source type: General]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="166"><a href="#citable__166"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Two years later, the businesses of BOAC and BEA were combined under the newly formed British Airways Board, with the separate airlines coming together as British Airways in 1974.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <a name="citable__114" class="citable__local-anchor">.</a><span class='citationPopup' rel="114"><em>British Airways annual report and accounts</em>.</span><span class="citable__li" citable_id="114"><a href="#citable__114"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>The British Airways annual Social and Environmental report is published.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="114"><a href="#citable__114"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>Lord Marshall of Knightsbridge announces his intention to retire as chairman of British Airways at the companys next annual general meeting on July 20, 2004.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> <span class="citable__li" citable_id="114"><a href="#citable__114"><strong>^</strong></a> <c_txt>British Airways released financial information prepared under International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) for the year ended March 31, 2005.</c_txt><div style="padding-left: 10px"><small><c_src><ul><li> <em><c_title>British Airways</c_title></em> <c_date>1 February 2010 7:19 UTC</c_date> <a href="http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/uk/website/stores/british-airways/index.htm">wwp.greenwichmeantime.com</a> [Source type: News]</li></ul></c_src></small></div><br></span> British Airways Board.</span><span class="Z3988" title="ctx_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info%3Aofi%2Ffmt%3Akev%3Amtx%3Abook&rft.genre=book&rft.btitle=British+Airways+annual+report+and+accounts&rft.aulast=British+Airways&rft.au=British+Airways&rft.date=1974&rft.pub=British+Airways+Board&rfr_id=info:sid/en.wikipedia.org:British_Airways"><span style="display: none;"> </span></span></li> </ul> <h2><span class="mw-headline" id="wikipedia_External_links">External links</span></h2> <div class="tright portal" style="border:solid #aaa 1px;margin:0.5em 0 0.5em 0.5em;"> <table style="background:#f9f9f9; font-size:85%; line-height:110%;"> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/03/9/7/2/066272432757739.jpg" width="14" height="28" /></td> <td style="padding: 0 0.2em; vertical-align: middle"><em><strong><a href="/Portal:London" title="Portal:London">London portal</a></strong></em></td> </tr> <tr valign="middle"> <td style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/07/2/8/7/1801979727870520.png" width="32" height="16" /></td> <td style="padding: 0 0.2em; vertical-align: middle"><em><strong><a href="/Portal:United_Kingdom" title="Portal:United Kingdom">United Kingdom portal</a></strong></em></td> </tr> <tr valign="middle"> <td style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/00/2/9/0/16812163251553056.png" width="32" height="26" /></td> <td style="padding: 0 0.2em; vertical-align: middle"><em><strong><a href="/Portal:Companies" title="Portal:Companies">Companies portal</a></strong></em></td> </tr> <tr valign="middle"> <td style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/03/3/1/3/86965433016806194.png" width="28" height="28" /></td> <td style="padding: 0 0.2em; vertical-align: middle"><em><strong><a href="/Portal:Aviation" title="Portal:Aviation">Aviation portal</a></strong></em></td> </tr> </table> </div> <ul> <li><a href="http://ba.com" class="external text" rel="nofollow">Official website</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.britishairways.com/travel/routemapsflash/public/en_gb" class="external text" rel="nofollow">Routemap</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.britishairways.com/travel/history-and-heritage/public/en_gb" class="external text" rel="nofollow">British Airways Heritage Collection</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.ebaft.com" class="external text" rel="nofollow">British Airways Flight Training</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.youtube.com/user/FlyBritishAirways" class="external text" rel="nofollow">British Airways YouTube channel</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.alacrastore.com/mergers-acquisitions/British_Airways_plc-1002499" class="external text" rel="nofollow">British Airways Mergers & Acquisitions timeline</a></li> </ul> <table class="navbox" cellspacing="0" style=";"> <tr> <td style="padding:2px;"> <table cellspacing="0" class="nowraplinks collapsible collapsed" style="width:100%;background:transparent;color:inherit;;"> <tr> <th style=";" colspan="2" class="navbox-title"> <div style="float:left; width:6em;text-align:left;"> </div> <span class="" style="font-size:110%;">Links to related articles</span></th> </tr> <tr style="height:2px;"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;padding:0px;font-size:111%;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0px;"> <table class="navbox" cellspacing="0" style=";"> <tr> <td style="padding:2px;"> <table cellspacing="0" class="nowraplinks collapsible autocollapse" style="width:100%;background:transparent;color:inherit;;"> <tr> <th style=";background:lightsteelblue;" colspan="3" class="navbox-title"><span class="" style="font-size:110%;"><strong class="selflink">British Airways</strong></span></th> </tr> <tr style="height:2px;"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="navbox-group" style=";background:lightsteelblue;;"><a href="/Airline_alliance" title="Airline alliance">Alliance</a></td> <td style="text-align:left;border-left-width:2px;border-left-style:solid;width:100%;padding:0px;padding:0.25em 0; line-height:1.4em;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><a href="/Oneworld" title="Oneworld">Oneworld</a></div> </td> <td style="width:0%;padding:0px 0px 0px 2px;" rowspan="15"><img alt="British Airways tailfin livery" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/11/1/6/6/3027553103123456.jpg" width="150" height="89" /></td> </tr> <tr style="height:2px"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="navbox-group" style=";background:lightsteelblue;;">Components</td> <td style="text-align:left;border-left-width:2px;border-left-style:solid;width:100%;padding:0px;padding:0.25em 0; line-height:1.4em;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-even"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><span style="white-space:nowrap"><strong class="selflink">British Airways</strong> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/BA_CityFlyer" title="BA CityFlyer">BA CityFlyer</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/OpenSkies" title="OpenSkies">OpenSkies</a></span></div> </td> </tr> <tr style="height:2px"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="navbox-group" style=";background:lightsteelblue;;">Franchisees</td> <td style="text-align:left;border-left-width:2px;border-left-style:solid;width:100%;padding:0px;padding:0.25em 0; line-height:1.4em;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Comair_(South_Africa)" title="Comair (South Africa)">Comair</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Sun_Air_of_Scandinavia" title="Sun Air of Scandinavia">Sun Air</a></span></div> </td> </tr> <tr style="height:2px"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="navbox-group" style=";background:lightsteelblue;;">Destinations</td> <td style="text-align:left;border-left-width:2px;border-left-style:solid;width:100%;padding:0px;padding:0.25em 0; line-height:1.4em;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-even"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/British_Airways_destinations" title="British Airways destinations">British Airways destinations</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/British_Airways_franchise_destinations" title="British Airways franchise destinations">British Airways franchise destinations</a></span></div> </td> </tr> <tr style="height:2px"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="navbox-group" style=";background:lightsteelblue;;">Predecessors</td> <td style="text-align:left;border-left-width:2px;border-left-style:solid;width:100%;padding:0px;padding:0.25em 0; line-height:1.4em;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Imperial_Airways" title="Imperial Airways">Imperial Airways</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/British_Airways_Ltd" title="British Airways Ltd" class="mw-redirect">British Airways Limited (1935-1939)</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/British_European_Airways" title="British European Airways">British European Airways (BEA)</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/British_South_American_Airways" title="British South American Airways">British South American Airways (BSAA)</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/British_Overseas_Airways_Corporation" title="British Overseas Airways Corporation">British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC)</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/British_Airways_Helicopters" title="British Airways Helicopters">British Airways Helicopters</a></span></div> </td> </tr> <tr style="height:2px"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="navbox-group" style=";background:lightsteelblue;;">History</td> <td style="text-align:left;border-left-width:2px;border-left-style:solid;width:100%;padding:0px;padding:0.25em 0; line-height:1.4em;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-even"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Timeline_of_British_Airways" title="Timeline of British Airways">Timeline</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/History_of_British_Airways" title="History of British Airways">History of British Airways</a></span></div> </td> </tr> <tr style="height:2px"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="navbox-group" style=";background:lightsteelblue;;">Other topics</td> <td style="text-align:left;border-left-width:2px;border-left-style:solid;width:100%;padding:0px;padding:0.25em 0; line-height:1.4em;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/British_Airways_Engineering" title="British Airways Engineering">British Airways Engineering</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/British_Airways_ethnic_liveries" title="British Airways ethnic liveries">British Airways ethnic liveries</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Speedbird" title="Speedbird">Speedbird</a>  <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/British_Airways_flying_club" title="British Airways flying club" class="mw-redirect">British Airways flying club</a></span></div> </td> </tr> <tr style="height:2px"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="navbox-group" style=";background:lightsteelblue;;">Partly Owned by BA</td> <td style="text-align:left;border-left-width:2px;border-left-style:solid;width:100%;padding:0px;padding:0.25em 0; line-height:1.4em;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-even"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Flybe" title="Flybe">Flybe</a> (15%)  <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Iberia_Airlines" title="Iberia Airlines" class="mw-redirect">Iberia</a> (13.5%)</span></div> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table class="navbox" cellspacing="0" style=";"> <tr> <td style="padding:2px;"> <table cellspacing="0" class="nowraplinks collapsible autocollapse" style="width:100%;background:transparent;color:inherit;;"> <tr> <th style=";background:#00C0F3;color: white" colspan="2" class="navbox-title"><span class="" style="font-size:110%;">Members of <a href="/Oneworld" title="Oneworld">Oneworld</a></span></th> </tr> <tr style="height:2px;"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"> <div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a href="/American_Airlines" title="American Airlines">American Airlines</a> • <strong class="selflink">British Airways</strong> • <a href="/Cathay_Pacific" title="Cathay Pacific" class="mw-redirect">Cathay Pacific</a> • <a href="/Finnair" title="Finnair">Finnair</a> • <a href="/Iberia_Airlines" title="Iberia Airlines" class="mw-redirect">Iberia</a> • <a href="/Japan_Airlines" title="Japan Airlines">Japan Airlines</a> • <a href="/LAN_Airlines" title="LAN Airlines">LAN</a> • <a href="/Mal%C3%A9v_Hungarian_Airlines" title="Malév Hungarian Airlines">Malév</a> • <a href="/Mexicana" title="Mexicana" class="mw-redirect">Mexicana</a> • <a href="/Qantas" title="Qantas">Qantas</a> • <a href="/Royal_Jordanian" title="Royal Jordanian">Royal Jordanian</a><br /> <strong>Future members:</strong> <a href="/Kingfisher_Airlines" title="Kingfisher Airlines">Kingfisher Airlines</a> • <a href="/S7_Airlines" title="S7 Airlines">S7 Airlines</a><br /> <strong>Former members:</strong> <a href="/Aer_Lingus" title="Aer Lingus">Aer Lingus</a> • <a href="/Canadian_Airlines" title="Canadian Airlines">Canadian Airlines</a></div> </div> </div> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table class="navbox" cellspacing="0" style=";"> <tr> <td style="padding:2px;"> <table cellspacing="0" class="nowraplinks collapsible autocollapse" style="width:100%;background:transparent;color:inherit;;"> <tr> <th style=";" colspan="2" class="navbox-title"><span class="" style="font-size:110%;">Members of the <a href="/Association_of_European_Airlines" title="Association of European Airlines">Association of European Airlines</a></span></th> </tr> <tr style="height:2px;"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"> <div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Adria_Airways" title="Adria Airways">Adria Airways</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Aegean_Airlines" title="Aegean Airlines">Aegean Airlines</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Aer_Lingus" title="Aer Lingus">Aer Lingus</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Aerosvit" title="Aerosvit" class="mw-redirect">Aerosvit</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/AirBaltic" title="AirBaltic">airBaltic</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Air_France" title="Air France">Air France</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Air_Malta" title="Air Malta">Air Malta</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Alitalia" title="Alitalia">Alitalia</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Austrian_Airlines" title="Austrian Airlines">Austrian Airlines</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/BMI_(airline)" title="BMI (airline)">BMI</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><strong class="selflink">British Airways</strong> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Brussels_Airlines" title="Brussels Airlines">Brussels Airlines</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Cargolux" title="Cargolux">Cargolux</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Croatia_Airlines" title="Croatia Airlines">Croatia Airlines</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Cyprus_Airways" title="Cyprus Airways">Cyprus Airways</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Czech_Airlines" title="Czech Airlines">Czech Airlines</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/European_Air_Transport" title="European Air Transport">European Air Transport</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Finnair" title="Finnair">Finnair</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Iberia_Airlines" title="Iberia Airlines" class="mw-redirect">Iberia Airlines</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Icelandair" title="Icelandair">Icelandair</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Jat_Airways" title="Jat Airways">Jat Airways</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/KLM" title="KLM">KLM</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/LOT_Polish_Airlines" title="LOT Polish Airlines">LOT Polish Airlines</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Lufthansa" title="Lufthansa">Lufthansa</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Luxair" title="Luxair">Luxair</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Mal%C3%A9v_Hungarian_Airlines" title="Malév Hungarian Airlines">Malév Hungarian Airlines</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Montenegro_Airlines" title="Montenegro Airlines">Montenegro Airlines</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Olympic_Air" title="Olympic Air">Olympic Air</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Scandinavian_Airlines" title="Scandinavian Airlines">Scandinavian Airlines</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Swiss_International_Air_Lines" title="Swiss International Air Lines">Swiss</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/TAP_Portugal" title="TAP Portugal">TAP Portugal</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/TAROM" title="TAROM">TAROM</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/TNT_Airways" title="TNT Airways">TNT Airways</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Turkish_Airlines" title="Turkish Airlines">Turkish Airlines</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Ukraine_International_Airlines" title="Ukraine International Airlines">Ukraine International Airlines</a> <strong>·</strong></span> <span style="white-space:nowrap"><a href="/Virgin_Atlantic_Airways" title="Virgin Atlantic Airways">Virgin Atlantic Airways</a></span></div> </div> </div> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table class="navbox" cellspacing="0" style=";"> <tr> <td style="padding:2px;"> <table cellspacing="0" class="nowraplinks collapsible collapsed" style="width:100%;background:transparent;color:inherit;;"> <tr> <th style=";" colspan="2" class="navbox-title"><span class="" style="font-size:110%;">Members of the <a href="/International_Air_Transport_Association" title="International Air Transport Association">International Air Transport Association</a></span></th> </tr> <tr style="height:2px;"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <table cellspacing="0" class="nowraplinks collapsible collapsed navbox-subgroup" style="width:100%;;;;"> <tr> <th style=";;" colspan="2" class="navbox-title"> <div style="float:left; width:6em;text-align:left;"> </div> <span class="" style="font-size:100%;">Africa regional office</span></th> </tr> <tr style="height:2px;"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><a href="/Air_Austral" title="Air Austral">Air Austral</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Madagascar" title="Air Madagascar">Air Madagascar</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Mauritius" title="Air Mauritius">Air Mauritius</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Namibia" title="Air Namibia">Air Namibia</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Seychelles" title="Air Seychelles">Air Seychelles</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Zimbabwe" title="Air Zimbabwe">Air Zimbabwe</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Airlink" title="Airlink">Airlink</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Bellview_Airlines" title="Bellview Airlines">Bellview Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Comair_(South_Africa)" title="Comair (South Africa)">Comair</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Ethiopian_Airlines" title="Ethiopian Airlines">Ethiopian Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Interair_South_Africa" title="Interair South Africa">Interair South Africa</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Kenya_Airways" title="Kenya Airways">Kenya Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/LAM_Mozambique_Airlines" title="LAM Mozambique Airlines">LAM Mozambique Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Nigerian_Eagle_Airlines" title="Nigerian Eagle Airlines">Nigerian Eagle Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Precision_Air" title="Precision Air">Precision Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Safair" title="Safair">Safair</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/South_African_Airways" title="South African Airways">South African Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Sudan_Airways" title="Sudan Airways">Sudan Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/TAAG_Angola_Airlines" title="TAAG Angola Airlines">TAAG Angola Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span></div> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> <tr style="height:2px"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-even"> <table cellspacing="0" class="nowraplinks collapsible collapsed navbox-subgroup" style="width:100%;;;;"> <tr> <th style=";;" colspan="2" class="navbox-title"> <div style="float:left; width:6em;text-align:left;"> </div> <span class="" style="font-size:100%;">Asia-Pacific regional office</span></th> </tr> <tr style="height:2px;"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><a href="/Air_India" title="Air India">Air India</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_New_Zealand" title="Air New Zealand">Air New Zealand</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Niugini" title="Air Niugini">Air Niugini</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Pacific" title="Air Pacific">Air Pacific</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Tahiti" title="Air Tahiti">Air Tahiti</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Tahiti_Nui" title="Air Tahiti Nui">Air Tahiti Nui</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Vanuatu" title="Air Vanuatu">Air Vanuatu</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Aircalin" title="Aircalin">Aircalin</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/All_Nippon_Airways" title="All Nippon Airways">All Nippon Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Asiana_Airlines" title="Asiana Airlines">Asiana Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Bangkok_Airways" title="Bangkok Airways">Bangkok Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Biman_Bangladesh_Airlines" title="Biman Bangladesh Airlines">Biman Bangladesh Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Continental_Micronesia" title="Continental Micronesia">Continental Micronesia</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Garuda_Indonesia" title="Garuda Indonesia">Garuda Indonesia</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/JALways" title="JALways">JALways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Japan_Airlines" title="Japan Airlines">Japan Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Jet_Airways" title="Jet Airways">Jet Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Jet_Lite" title="Jet Lite" class="mw-redirect">Jet Lite</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Kingfisher_Airlines" title="Kingfisher Airlines">Kingfisher Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Korean_Air" title="Korean Air">Korean Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/MIAT_Mongolian_Airlines" title="MIAT Mongolian Airlines">MIAT Mongolian Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Malaysia_Airlines" title="Malaysia Airlines">Malaysia Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Nippon_Cargo_Airlines" title="Nippon Cargo Airlines">Nippon Cargo Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Philippine_Airlines" title="Philippine Airlines">Philippine Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Qantas" title="Qantas">Qantas</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Royal_Brunei_Airlines" title="Royal Brunei Airlines">Royal Brunei Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/SilkAir" title="SilkAir">SilkAir</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Singapore_Airlines" title="Singapore Airlines">Singapore Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Singapore_Airlines_Cargo" title="Singapore Airlines Cargo">Singapore Airlines Cargo</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/SriLankan_Airlines" title="SriLankan Airlines">SriLankan Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Thai_Airways_International" title="Thai Airways International">Thai Airways International</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Vietnam_Airlines" title="Vietnam Airlines">Vietnam Airlines</a></div> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> <tr style="height:2px"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <table cellspacing="0" class="nowraplinks collapsible collapsed navbox-subgroup" style="width:100%;;;;"> <tr> <th style=";;" colspan="2" class="navbox-title"> <div style="float:left; width:6em;text-align:left;"> </div> <span class="" style="font-size:100%;">China and North Asia regional office</span></th> </tr> <tr style="height:2px;"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><a href="/Air_China" title="Air China">Air China</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Koryo" title="Air Koryo">Air Koryo</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Macau" title="Air Macau">Air Macau</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Cathay_Pacific" title="Cathay Pacific" class="mw-redirect">Cathay Pacific</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/China_Airlines" title="China Airlines">China Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/China_Cargo_Airlines" title="China Cargo Airlines">China Cargo Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/China_Eastern_Airlines" title="China Eastern Airlines">China Eastern Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/China_Southern_Airlines" title="China Southern Airlines">China Southern Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Dragonair" title="Dragonair">Dragonair</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/EVA_Air" title="EVA Air">EVA Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Hainan_Airlines" title="Hainan Airlines">Hainan Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Hong_Kong_Express_Airways" title="Hong Kong Express Airways">Hong Kong Express Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Shandong_Airlines" title="Shandong Airlines">Shandong Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Shanghai_Airlines" title="Shanghai Airlines">Shanghai Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Shenzhen_Airlines" title="Shenzhen Airlines">Shenzhen Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Sichuan_Airlines" title="Sichuan Airlines">Sichuan Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/TransAsia_Airways" title="TransAsia Airways">TransAsia Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Xiamen_Airlines" title="Xiamen Airlines">Xiamen Airlines</a></div> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> <tr style="height:2px"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-even"> <table cellspacing="0" class="nowraplinks collapsible collapsed navbox-subgroup" style="width:100%;;;;"> <tr> <th style=";;" colspan="2" class="navbox-title"> <div style="float:left; width:6em;text-align:left;"> </div> <span class="" style="font-size:100%;">Europe regional office</span></th> </tr> <tr style="height:2px;"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><a href="/Adria_Airways" title="Adria Airways">Adria Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Aegean_Airlines" title="Aegean Airlines">Aegean Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Aer_Lingus" title="Aer Lingus">Aer Lingus</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Aigle_Azur" title="Aigle Azur">Aigle Azur</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Berlin" title="Air Berlin">Air Berlin</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Contractors" title="Air Contractors">Air Contractors</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Europa" title="Air Europa">Air Europa</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_France" title="Air France">Air France</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Malta" title="Air Malta">Air Malta</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Nostrum" title="Air Nostrum">Air Nostrum</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_One" title="Air One">Air One</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/AirBaltic" title="AirBaltic">AirBaltic</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Alitalia" title="Alitalia">Alitalia</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Atlasjet" title="Atlasjet">Atlasjet</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Austrian_Airlines" title="Austrian Airlines">Austrian Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/B%26H_Airlines" title="B&H Airlines">B&H Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Binter_Canarias" title="Binter Canarias">Binter Canarias</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Blue_Panorama_Airlines" title="Blue Panorama Airlines">Blue Panorama Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Blue_Wings" title="Blue Wings">Blue Wings</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Blue1" title="Blue1">Blue1</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/BMI_(airline)" title="BMI (airline)">bmi</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <strong class="selflink">British Airways</strong><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Brussels_Airlines" title="Brussels Airlines">Brussels Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Bulgaria_Air" title="Bulgaria Air">Bulgaria Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Cargolux" title="Cargolux">Cargolux</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Carpatair" title="Carpatair">Carpatair</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/CCM_Airlines" title="CCM Airlines">CCM Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Cimber_Air" title="Cimber Air" class="mw-redirect">Cimber Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Cirrus_Airlines" title="Cirrus Airlines">Cirrus Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/CityJet" title="CityJet">CityJet</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Corsairfly" title="Corsairfly">Corsairfly</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Croatia_Airlines" title="Croatia Airlines">Croatia Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Cyprus_Airways" title="Cyprus Airways">Cyprus Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Czech_Airlines" title="Czech Airlines">Czech Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Denim_Air" title="Denim Air">Denim Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/DHL_Air" title="DHL Air" class="mw-redirect">DHL Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Estonian_Air" title="Estonian Air">Estonian Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/European_Air_Transport" title="European Air Transport">European Air Transport</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Eurowings" title="Eurowings">Eurowings</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Finnair" title="Finnair">Finnair</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/FlyLal" title="FlyLal">FlyLal</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Flybe" title="Flybe">Flybe</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Hahn_Air" title="Hahn Air">Hahn Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Hapag-Lloyd_Flug" title="Hapag-Lloyd Flug">Hapag-Lloyd Flug</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Hellas_Jet" title="Hellas Jet">Hellas Jet</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Hemus_Air" title="Hemus Air">Hemus Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Iberia_Airlines" title="Iberia Airlines" class="mw-redirect">Iberia Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Icelandair" title="Icelandair">Icelandair</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Jat_Airways" title="Jat Airways">Jat Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/KLM" title="KLM">KLM</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/LOT_Polish_Airlines" title="LOT Polish Airlines">LOT Polish Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/LTU_International" title="LTU International">LTU International</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Lauda_Air" title="Lauda Air">Lauda Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Lufthansa" title="Lufthansa">Lufthansa</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Lufthansa_Cargo" title="Lufthansa Cargo">Lufthansa Cargo</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Lufthansa_CityLine" title="Lufthansa CityLine">Lufthansa CityLine</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Luxair" title="Luxair">Luxair</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/MAT_Macedonian_Airlines" title="MAT Macedonian Airlines">MAT Macedonian Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Malm%C3%B6_Aviation" title="Malmö Aviation">Malmö Aviation</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Mal%C3%A9v_Hungarian_Airlines" title="Malév Hungarian Airlines">Malév Hungarian Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Meridiana" title="Meridiana">Meridiana</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Montenegro_Airlines" title="Montenegro Airlines">Montenegro Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Olympic_Airlines" title="Olympic Airlines">Olympic Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Onur_Air" title="Onur Air">Onur Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Pegasus_Airlines" title="Pegasus Airlines">Pegasus Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Portug%C3%A1lia" title="Portugália">Portugália</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Scandinavian_Airlines" title="Scandinavian Airlines">Scandinavian Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/SAS_Norge" title="SAS Norge" class="mw-redirect">SAS Norge</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/SATA_Air_A%C3%A7ores" title="SATA Air Açores">SATA Air Açores</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Skyways_Express" title="Skyways Express">Skyways Express</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Spanair" title="Spanair">Spanair</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Swiss_International_Air_Lines" title="Swiss International Air Lines">Swiss International Air Lines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/TAP_Portugal" title="TAP Portugal">TAP Portugal</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/TAROM" title="TAROM">TAROM</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/TNT_Airways" title="TNT Airways">TNT Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Turkish_Airlines" title="Turkish Airlines">Turkish Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/UTair_Aviation" title="UTair Aviation">UTair Aviation</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Virgin_Atlantic_Airways" title="Virgin Atlantic Airways">Virgin Atlantic Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Wider%C3%B8e" title="Widerøe">Widerøe</a></div> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> <tr style="height:2px"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <table cellspacing="0" class="nowraplinks collapsible collapsed navbox-subgroup" style="width:100%;;;;"> <tr> <th style=";;" colspan="2" class="navbox-title"> <div style="float:left; width:6em;text-align:left;"> </div> <span class="" style="font-size:100%;">Latin America and the Caribbean regional office</span></th> </tr> <tr style="height:2px;"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><a href="/AeroRep%C3%BAblica" title="AeroRepública">AeroRepública</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Aerol%C3%ADneas_Argentinas" title="Aerolíneas Argentinas">Aerolíneas Argentinas</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Aerom%C3%A9xico" title="Aeroméxico">Aeroméxico</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Jamaica" title="Air Jamaica">Air Jamaica</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Austral_L%C3%ADneas_A%C3%A9reas" title="Austral Líneas Aéreas">Austral Líneas Aéreas</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Avianca" title="Avianca">Avianca</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Caribbean_Airlines" title="Caribbean Airlines">Caribbean Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Copa_Airlines" title="Copa Airlines">Copa Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Cubana_de_Aviaci%C3%B3n" title="Cubana de Aviación">Cubana de Aviación</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Grupo_TACA" title="Grupo TACA" class="mw-redirect">Grupo TACA</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Lacsa" title="Lacsa">Lacsa</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/LAN_Airlines" title="LAN Airlines">LAN Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/LAN_Argentina" title="LAN Argentina">LAN Argentina</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/LAN_Cargo" title="LAN Cargo">LAN Cargo</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/LAN_Ecuador" title="LAN Ecuador">LAN Ecuador</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/LAN_Per%C3%BA" title="LAN Perú">LAN Perú</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Mexicana_de_Aviaci%C3%B3n" title="Mexicana de Aviación">Mexicana de Aviación</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/PLUNA" title="PLUNA">PLUNA</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Surinam_Airways" title="Surinam Airways">Surinam Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/TACA_Per%C3%BA" title="TACA Perú" class="mw-redirect">TACA Perú</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/TAM_Airlines" title="TAM Airlines">TAM Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/TAM_Airlines_(Paraguay)" title="TAM Airlines (Paraguay)">TAM Airlines (Paraguay)</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/TAME" title="TAME">TAME</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Volaris" title="Volaris">Volaris</a></div> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> <tr style="height:2px"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-even"> <table cellspacing="0" class="nowraplinks collapsible collapsed navbox-subgroup" style="width:100%;;;;"> <tr> <th style=";;" colspan="2" class="navbox-title"> <div style="float:left; width:6em;text-align:left;"> </div> <span class="" style="font-size:100%;">Middle East and North Africa regional office</span></th> </tr> <tr style="height:2px;"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><a href="/Afriqiyah_Airways" title="Afriqiyah Airways">Afriqiyah Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Alg%C3%A9rie" title="Air Algérie">Air Algérie</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_S%C3%A9n%C3%A9gal_International" title="Air Sénégal International">Air Sénégal International</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Arkia_Israel_Airlines" title="Arkia Israel Airlines">Arkia Israel Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/CAL_Cargo_Air_Lines" title="CAL Cargo Air Lines">CAL Cargo Air Lines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Caspian_Airlines" title="Caspian Airlines">Caspian Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/DHL_International_Aviation_ME" title="DHL International Aviation ME">DHL International Aviation ME</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/EgyptAir" title="EgyptAir">EgyptAir</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/El_Al" title="El Al">El Al</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Emirates_Airline" title="Emirates Airline" class="mw-redirect">Emirates Airline</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Etihad_Airways" title="Etihad Airways">Etihad Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Gulf_Air" title="Gulf Air">Gulf Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Iran_Air" title="Iran Air">Iran Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Iran_Aseman_Airlines" title="Iran Aseman Airlines">Iran Aseman Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Israir_Airlines" title="Israir Airlines">Israir Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Jordan_Aviation" title="Jordan Aviation">Jordan Aviation</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Kish_Air" title="Kish Air">Kish Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Kuwait_Airways" title="Kuwait Airways">Kuwait Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Libyan_Airlines" title="Libyan Airlines">Libyan Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Mahan_Air" title="Mahan Air">Mahan Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Middle_East_Airlines" title="Middle East Airlines">Middle East Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Oman_Air" title="Oman Air">Oman Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Pakistan_International_Airlines" title="Pakistan International Airlines">Pakistan International Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Qatar_Airways" title="Qatar Airways">Qatar Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Royal_Air_Maroc" title="Royal Air Maroc">Royal Air Maroc</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Royal_Jordanian" title="Royal Jordanian">Royal Jordanian</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Saudi_Arabian_Airlines" title="Saudi Arabian Airlines">Saudi Arabian Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Sudan_Airways" title="Sudan Airways">Sudan Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Syrian_Arab_Airlines" title="Syrian Arab Airlines" class="mw-redirect">Syrian Arab Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Tassili_Airlines" title="Tassili Airlines">Tassili Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Tunisair" title="Tunisair">Tunisair</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Yemenia" title="Yemenia">Yemenia</a></div> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> <tr style="height:2px"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <table cellspacing="0" class="nowraplinks collapsible collapsed navbox-subgroup" style="width:100%;;;;"> <tr> <th style=";;" colspan="2" class="navbox-title"> <div style="float:left; width:6em;text-align:left;"> </div> <span class="" style="font-size:100%;">North America regional office</span></th> </tr> <tr style="height:2px;"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><a href="/Air_Canada" title="Air Canada">Air Canada</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Transat" title="Air Transat">Air Transat</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Alaska_Airlines" title="Alaska Airlines">Alaska Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/American_Airlines" title="American Airlines">American Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Atlas_Air" title="Atlas Air">Atlas Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Cargojet_Airways" title="Cargojet Airways">Cargojet Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Continental_Airlines" title="Continental Airlines">Continental Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Delta_Air_Lines" title="Delta Air Lines">Delta Air Lines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/FedEx_Express" title="FedEx Express">FedEx Express</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/United_Airlines" title="United Airlines">United Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/UPS_Airlines" title="UPS Airlines">UPS Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/US_Airways" title="US Airways">US Airways</a></div> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> <tr style="height:2px"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-even"> <table cellspacing="0" class="nowraplinks collapsible collapsed navbox-subgroup" style="width:100%;;;;"> <tr> <th style=";;" colspan="2" class="navbox-title"> <div style="float:left; width:6em;text-align:left;"> </div> <span class="" style="font-size:100%;">Russia and the CIS regional office</span></th> </tr> <tr style="height:2px;"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><a href="/Aeroflot" title="Aeroflot">Aeroflot</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Aerosvit_Airlines" title="Aerosvit Airlines">Aerosvit Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Astana" title="Air Astana">Air Astana</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Air_Moldova" title="Air Moldova">Air Moldova</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Armavia" title="Armavia">Armavia</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Azerbaijan_Airlines" title="Azerbaijan Airlines">Azerbaijan Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Belavia" title="Belavia">Belavia</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Donavia" title="Donavia">Donavia</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Rossiya_(airline)" title="Rossiya (airline)">Rossiya</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/S7_Airlines" title="S7 Airlines">S7 Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Transaero" title="Transaero" class="mw-redirect">Transaero</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Ukraine_International_Airlines" title="Ukraine International Airlines">Ukraine International Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/UTair_Aviation" title="UTair Aviation">UTair Aviation</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Vladivostok_Air" title="Vladivostok Air">Vladivostok Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Volga-Dnepr" title="Volga-Dnepr" class="mw-redirect">Volga-Dnepr</a></div> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table class="navbox" cellspacing="0" style=";"> <tr> <td style="padding:2px;"> <table cellspacing="0" class="nowraplinks collapsible autocollapse" style="width:100%;background:transparent;color:inherit;;"> <tr> <th style=";" colspan="2" class="navbox-title"><span class="" style="font-size:110%;"><img alt="Civil Air Ensign of the United Kingdom" src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/10/4/1/3/67489942510794731.png" width="25" height="13" class="thumbborder" /> Airlines of the <a href="/United_Kingdom" title="United Kingdom">United Kingdom</a></span></th> </tr> <tr style="height:2px;"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;background:transparent;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"> <div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><a href="/Air_Southwest" title="Air Southwest">Air Southwest</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Astraeus_Airlines" title="Astraeus Airlines">Astraeus Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Atlantic_Airlines_(United_Kingdom)" title="Atlantic Airlines (United Kingdom)">Atlantic Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Atlantic_Express_(airline)" title="Atlantic Express (airline)">Atlantic Express</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Aurigny_Air_Services" title="Aurigny Air Services">Aurigny Air Services</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/BA_CityFlyer" title="BA CityFlyer">BA CityFlyer</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Blue_Islands" title="Blue Islands">Blue Islands</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/BMI_(airline)" title="BMI (airline)">BMI</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Bmibaby" title="Bmibaby">Bmibaby</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/BMI_Regional" title="BMI Regional">BMI Regional</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Bond_Aviation_Group" title="Bond Aviation Group">Bond Aviation Group</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Bristow_Helicopters" title="Bristow Helicopters">Bristow Helicopters</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <strong class="selflink">British Airways</strong><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/British_International_Helicopters" title="British International Helicopters">British International Helicopters</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/DHL_Air_UK" title="DHL Air UK">DHL Air UK</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Eastern_Airways" title="Eastern Airways">Eastern Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/EasyJet" title="EasyJet">EasyJet</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Flybe" title="Flybe">Flybe</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Global_Supply_Systems" title="Global Supply Systems">Global Supply Systems</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Highland_Airways" title="Highland Airways">Highland Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Isles_of_Scilly_Skybus" title="Isles of Scilly Skybus">Isles of Scilly Skybus</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Janes_Aviation" title="Janes Aviation">Janes Aviation</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Jet2.com" title="Jet2.com">Jet2.com</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Loganair" title="Loganair">Loganair</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Lydd_Air" title="Lydd Air">Lydd Air</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Manx2" title="Manx2">Manx2</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/MK_Airlines" title="MK Airlines">MK Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Monarch_Airlines" title="Monarch Airlines">Monarch Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/ScotAirways" title="ScotAirways">ScotAirways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Thomas_Cook_Airlines" title="Thomas Cook Airlines">Thomas Cook Airlines</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Thomson_Airways" title="Thomson Airways">Thomson Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Titan_Airways" title="Titan Airways">Titan Airways</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Virgin_Atlantic_Airways" title="Virgin Atlantic Airways">Virgin Atlantic Airways</a></div> </div> </div> </td> </tr> <tr style="height:2px"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;background:transparent;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-even"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"><em>See also <a href="/Category:Defunct_airlines_of_the_United_Kingdom" title="Category:Defunct airlines of the United Kingdom">Defunct airlines of the United Kingdom</a></em></div> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table class="navbox" cellspacing="0" style=";"> <tr> <td style="padding:2px;"> <table cellspacing="0" class="nowraplinks collapsible autocollapse" style="width:100%;background:transparent;color:inherit;;"> <tr> <th style=";background:lightsteelblue; font-size:95%;" colspan="2" class="navbox-title"><span class="" style="font-size:110%;"><a href="/FTSE_100_Index" title="FTSE 100 Index">FTSE 100</a> companies of the <a href="/United_Kingdom" title="United Kingdom">United Kingdom</a></span></th> </tr> <tr style="height:2px;"> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2" style="width:100%;padding:0px;;;" class="navbox-list navbox-odd"> <div style="padding:0em 0.25em"> <div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><em>As of 8 February 2010.</em></div> <div style="margin: 1.12em 0; display:block"><span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/3i" title="3i">3i</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Admiral_Group" title="Admiral Group">Admiral Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Aggreko" title="Aggreko">Aggreko</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Alliance_Trust" title="Alliance Trust">Alliance Trust</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/AMEC" title="AMEC">AMEC</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Anglo_American_PLC" title="Anglo American PLC">Anglo American</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Antofagasta_PLC" title="Antofagasta PLC">Antofagasta</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/ARM_Holdings" title="ARM Holdings">ARM Holdings</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Associated_British_Foods" title="Associated British Foods">Associated British Foods</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/AstraZeneca" title="AstraZeneca">AstraZeneca</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Autonomy_Corporation" title="Autonomy Corporation">Autonomy Corporation</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Aviva" title="Aviva">Aviva</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/BAE_Systems" title="BAE Systems">BAE Systems</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/BG_Group" title="BG Group">BG Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/BHP_Billiton" title="BHP Billiton">BHP Billiton</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/BP" title="BP">BP</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/BT_Group" title="BT Group">BT Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Barclays" title="Barclays">Barclays</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><strong class="selflink">British Airways</strong></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/British_American_Tobacco" title="British American Tobacco">British American Tobacco</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/British_Land" title="British Land">British Land Company</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/British_Sky_Broadcasting" title="British Sky Broadcasting">British Sky Broadcasting</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Bunzl" title="Bunzl">Bunzl</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Burberry" title="Burberry">Burberry Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Cable_%26_Wireless" title="Cable & Wireless">Cable & Wireless</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Cairn_Energy" title="Cairn Energy">Cairn Energy</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Capita_Group" title="Capita Group">Capita Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Carnival_Corporation_%26_plc" title="Carnival Corporation & plc">Carnival</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Centrica" title="Centrica">Centrica</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Cobham_plc" title="Cobham plc">Cobham</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Compass_Group" title="Compass Group">Compass Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Diageo" title="Diageo">Diageo</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Eurasian_Natural_Resources_Corporation" title="Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation">Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Experian" title="Experian">Experian</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Fresnillo_plc" title="Fresnillo plc">Fresnillo</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/G4S" title="G4S">G4S</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/GlaxoSmithKline" title="GlaxoSmithKline">GlaxoSmithKline</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/HSBC" title="HSBC">HSBC</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Hammerson" title="Hammerson">Hammerson</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Home_Retail_Group" title="Home Retail Group">Home Retail Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/ICAP_(company)" title="ICAP (company)">ICAP</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Imperial_Tobacco" title="Imperial Tobacco">Imperial Tobacco</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Inmarsat" title="Inmarsat">Inmarsat</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/InterContinental_Hotels_Group" title="InterContinental Hotels Group">InterContinental Hotels Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/International_Power" title="International Power">International Power</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Intertek_Group" title="Intertek Group">Intertek Group</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Invensys" title="Invensys">Invensys</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Johnson_Matthey" title="Johnson Matthey">Johnson Matthey</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Kazakhmys" title="Kazakhmys">Kazakhmys</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Kingfisher_plc" title="Kingfisher plc">Kingfisher</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Land_Securities" title="Land Securities">Land Securities Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Legal_%26_General" title="Legal & General">Legal & General</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Liberty_International" title="Liberty International">Liberty International</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Lloyds_Banking_Group" title="Lloyds Banking Group">Lloyds Banking Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/London_Stock_Exchange_Group" title="London Stock Exchange Group">London Stock Exchange Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Lonmin" title="Lonmin">Lonmin</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Man_Group" title="Man Group">Man Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Marks_%26_Spencer" title="Marks & Spencer">Marks & Spencer</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Morrisons" title="Morrisons">Wm Morrison Supermarkets</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/National_Grid_plc" title="National Grid plc">National Grid</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Next_(clothing)" title="Next (clothing)">Next</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Old_Mutual" title="Old Mutual">Old Mutual</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Pearson_PLC" title="Pearson PLC">Pearson</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Petrofac" title="Petrofac">Petrofac</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Prudential_plc" title="Prudential plc">Prudential</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/RSA_Insurance_Group" title="RSA Insurance Group">RSA Insurance Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Randgold_Resources" title="Randgold Resources">Randgold Resources</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Reckitt_Benckiser" title="Reckitt Benckiser">Reckitt Benckiser</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Reed_Elsevier" title="Reed Elsevier">Reed Elsevier</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Resolution_Limited" title="Resolution Limited">Resolution</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Rexam" title="Rexam">Rexam</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Rio_Tinto_Group" title="Rio Tinto Group">Rio Tinto Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Rolls-Royce_plc" title="Rolls-Royce plc">Rolls-Royce Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Royal_Bank_of_Scotland_Group" title="Royal Bank of Scotland Group">Royal Bank of Scotland Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Royal_Dutch_Shell" title="Royal Dutch Shell">Royal Dutch Shell</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/SABMiller" title="SABMiller">SABMiller</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/The_Sage_Group" title="The Sage Group">Sage Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Sainsbury%27s" title="Sainsbury's">J Sainsbury</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/Schroders" title="Schroders">Schroders</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Scottish_and_Southern_Energy" title="Scottish and Southern Energy">Scottish and Southern Energy</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <a href="/SEGRO" title="SEGRO">SEGRO</a><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Serco_Group" title="Serco Group">Serco Group</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Severn_Trent" title="Severn Trent">Severn Trent</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span style="white-space:nowrap;"><a href="/Shire_plc" title="Shire plc">Shire</a></span><span style="font-weight:bold;"> ·</span> <span 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class="section-delimeter"></div> <div class="section" id="simple_wikipedia"> <h1 class="section-title"> <a name="simple_wikipedia">Simple English</a> </h1> <div style="float:right"> </div> <div class="fragment"> <div id="simple_wikipedia_fragments"> <p>[[File:|thumb|Waterside, the headquarters of British Airways]] <b>British Airways plc</b> (sometimes known as just "BA") is the <a href="/UK" title="UK" class="mw-redirect">UK</a>'s largest airline. It operates domestic flights within the UK as well as international flights to <a href="/Europe" title="Europe">Europe</a> and the rest of the world. It was formed from a group of other UK airlines joining together to make a big one: British Airways (BA). BA have one of the biggest fleet of aircraft in the world operating <a href="/Boeing" title="Boeing">Boeing</a> 737, 747, 757, 767 and 777 aircraft as well as <a href="/Airbus" title="Airbus">Airbus</a> A320 family planes and regional planes such as the Embraer ERJ-145. For a time during the <a href="/1990s" title="1990s">1990s</a> BA had a World Tails scheme on their planes, each tail was painted in a design to symbolise a country of the world; <a href="/Botswana" title="Botswana">Botswana</a>, <a href="/Germany" title="Germany">Germany</a>, <a href="/Sweden" title="Sweden">Sweden</a> and <a href="/Scotland" title="Scotland">Scotland</a> were countries represented but many more were as well. </p> <table id="toc" class="toc" summary="Contents"><tr><td><div id="toctitle"><h2>Contents</h2></div> <ul> <li class="toclevel-1"><a href="#Terminal_5"><span class="tocnumber">1</span> <span class="toctext">Terminal 5</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-1"><a href="#Aeroplanes"><span class="tocnumber">2</span> <span class="toctext">Aeroplanes</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-1"><a href="#BA_CityFlier_and_OpenSkies"><span class="tocnumber">3</span> <span class="toctext">BA CityFlier and OpenSkies</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-1"><a href="#oneworld"><span class="tocnumber">4</span> <span class="toctext">oneworld</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-1"><a href="#Facts_about_the_airline"><span class="tocnumber">5</span> <span class="toctext">Facts about the airline</span></a></li> <li class="toclevel-1"><a href="#Other_websites"><span class="tocnumber">6</span> <span class="toctext">Other websites</span></a></li> </ul> </td></tr></table><script type="text/javascript"> if (window.showTocToggle) { var tocShowText = "show"; var tocHideText = "hide"; showTocToggle(); } </script> <a name="Terminal_5" id="Terminal_5"></a><h2> <span class="mw-headline"> Terminal 5 </span></h2> <p> [[File:|thumb|right|250px|Terminal 5 in July 2006. Here, it is still being built, but now it is open.]] British Airways has its own terminal at <a href="/Heathrow_Airport" title="Heathrow Airport">Heathrow Airport</a> in <a href="/London" title="London">London</a>, <a href="/England" title="England">England</a> Terminal 5 or T5. It was opened on 14 March 2008 by the UK monarch <a href="/Queen_Elizabeth_II" title="Queen Elizabeth II" class="mw-redirect">Queen Elizabeth II</a>, at a cost of <a href="/GBP" title="GBP" class="mw-redirect">£</a>4.3 <a href="/Billion" title="Billion">billion</a> to build ( <a href="/USD" title="USD" class="mw-redirect">$</a>6.2 billion )set between two of Heathrows <a href="/Runway" title="Runway">runways</a> 27L/09R and 27R/09L. covering a 260 <a href="/Hectare" title="Hectare">hectare</a> site. </p><p>British Airways has sole use of T5, other airlines that fly to or from Heathrow use one of the other four terminai. At the moment, not all British Airways' flights go to/from T5. Flights to <a href="/Bangkok" title="Bangkok">Bangkok</a> in <a href="/Thailand" title="Thailand">Thailand</a>, <a href="/Singapore" title="Singapore">Singapore</a> and <a href="/Sydney" title="Sydney">Sydney</a> in <a href="/Australia" title="Australia">Australia</a> depart from Terminal 4. British Airways intend to move these routes to Terminal 5. </p> <a name="Aeroplanes" id="Aeroplanes"></a><h2> <span class="mw-headline"> Aeroplanes </span></h2> <div class="thumb tright"><div class="thumbinner" style="width:182px;"><a href="/index.php?title=Special:Upload&wpDestFile=Ba_A319-131.g-eupo." class="new" title="File:Ba A319-131.g-eupo.">File:Ba A319-131.g-eupo.</a> <div class="thumbcaption">British Airways <a href="/Airbus_A319-100" title="Airbus A319-100" class="mw-redirect">Airbus A319-100</a> (G-EUPO)</div></div></div> <p>British Airways has a fleet of 238 planes: 33 <a href="/Airbus" title="Airbus">Airbus</a> <a href="/Airbus_A319" title="Airbus A319" class="mw-redirect">A319s</a>, 30 <a href="/Airbus_A320" title="Airbus A320">Airbus A320s</a>, 11 <a href="/Airbus_A319" title="Airbus A319" class="mw-redirect">Airbus A321s</a>, 33 <a href="/Boeing" title="Boeing">Boeing</a> <a href="/Boeing_737" title="Boeing 737">737s</a>, 57 <a href="/Boeing_747" title="Boeing 747">Boeing 747</a> Jumbo Jets, 11 <a href="/Boeing_757" title="Boeing 757">Boeing 757s</a>, 21 <a href="/Boeing_767" title="Boeing 767">Boeing 767s</a> and 24 <a href="/Boeing_777" title="Boeing 777">Boeing 777s</a>. plus 67 aeroplanes on order. 2 <a href="/Airbus_A319" title="Airbus A319" class="mw-redirect">Airbus A318s</a>, 19 <a href="/Airbus_A320" title="Airbus A320">Airbus A320s</a>, 12 <a href="/Airbus_A380" title="Airbus A380">Airbus A380</a> "Super Jumbos", 10 <a href="/Boeing_777" title="Boeing 777">Boeing 777s</a> and 24 <a href="/Boeing_787" title="Boeing 787">Boeing 787</a> "Dreamliners". </p> <a name="BA_CityFlier_and_OpenSkies" id="BA_CityFlier_and_OpenSkies"></a><h2> <span class="mw-headline"> BA CityFlier and OpenSkies </span></h2> <p>British Airways also owns two other smaller airlines called BA CityFlier and OpenSkies, which run different services than the large airline. </p><p>BA CityFlier runs flights from <a href="/London_City_Airport" title="London City Airport">London City Airport</a> to other major cities in the UK (like Edinburgh and Glasgow) and the rest of Europe (like <a href="/Nice" title="Nice">Nice</a> in <a href="/France" title="France">France</a>, <a href="/Dublin" title="Dublin">Dublin</a> in <a href="/Ireland" title="Ireland">Ireland</a>, <a href="/Frankfurt" title="Frankfurt" class="mw-redirect">Frankfurt</a> in <a href="/Germany" title="Germany">Germany</a>, <a href="/Madrid" title="Madrid">Madrid</a> in <a href="/Spain" title="Spain">Spain</a> and <a href="/Zurich" title="Zurich" class="mw-redirect">Zurich</a> in <a href="/Switzerland" title="Switzerland">Switzerland</a>). It is a fairly new airline that only started running in March 2007. It is also very small, only running 12 British Aerospace Avroliners. </p><p>OpenSkies in an even smaller airline with only two aircraft, old <a href="/Boeing_757" title="Boeing 757">Boeing 757s</a> from the British Airways collection. At the moment, it only flies to/from <a href="/Amsterdam" title="Amsterdam">Amsterdam</a> in <a href="/The_Netherlands" title="The Netherlands" class="mw-redirect">The Netherlands</a>, <a href="/Paris" title="Paris">Paris</a> in <a href="/France" title="France">France</a> and <a href="/New_York" title="New York">New York</a> in the <a href="/USA" title="USA" class="mw-redirect">USA</a>. The two Boeing 757s has only 40 Premium Economy seats and 24 Business Class seats with no Economy Class seats. </p> <a name="oneworld" id="oneworld"></a><h2> <span class="mw-headline"> oneworld </span></h2> <div class="thumb tright"><div class="thumbinner" style="width:182px;"><a href="/index.php?title=Special:Upload&wpDestFile=British_Airways_747-400" class="new" title="File:British Airways 747-400">File:British Airways 747-400</a> <div class="thumbcaption">British Airways aircraft in Oneworld livery.</div></div></div> <p>oneworld is a partnership between 9 airlines: <a href="/American_Airlines" title="American Airlines">American Airlines</a>, <a href="/Cathay_Pacific" title="Cathay Pacific">Cathay Pacific</a>, Finnair, Iberia, Japan Airlines, <a href="/LAN" title="LAN" class="mw-redirect">LAN</a>, Malev Hungarian Airlines, <a href="/Qantas" title="Qantas">Qantas</a>, Royal Jordanian Airlines and British Airways. It also includes these airlines' partners such as BA CityFlier (but OpenSkies is not part of oneworld). </p><p>Being part of oneworld means that the airlines sell their own tickets as well as other members, (so for example, British Airways would sell tickets for American Airlines flights). This is good for the airlines because the customers like getting their tickets in one place and it lets the airlines use flights that they wouldn't normally have. Also, oneworld has a "frequent flyer" scheme, where all the member airlines' schemes can be turned into this oneworld scheme which is recognised across all the member airlines. The three levels are Oneworld Ruby (lowest), Oneworld Sapphire (middle) and Oneworld Emerald (highest). It is up to the airlines to decide what levels are the same as their own levels. </p> <a name="Facts_about_the_airline" id="Facts_about_the_airline"></a><h2> <span class="mw-headline"> Facts about the airline </span></h2> <div class="thumb tright"><div class="thumbinner" style="width:182px;"><a href="/index.php?title=Special:Upload&wpDestFile=British_Airways_Boeing_747-400_tails_at" class="new" title="File:British Airways Boeing 747-400 tails at">File:British Airways Boeing 747-400 tails at</a> <div class="thumbcaption">British Airways <a href="/Boeing_747" title="Boeing 747">Boeing 747-400s</a> at <a href="/London_Heathrow_Airport" title="London Heathrow Airport">London Heathrow Airport</a>.</div></div></div> <ul><li> British Airways was the first airline to introduce flat beds in First Class, many airlines now have this feature </li><li> British Airways features heavily in <a href="/James_Bond" title="James Bond">James Bond</a> Films </li><li> The airline was awarded 'Airline of the Year 2006' </li></ul> <a name="Other_websites" id="Other_websites"></a><h2> <span class="mw-headline"> Other websites </span></h2> <ul><li> <a href="http://www.ba.com" class="external text" title="http://www.ba.com" rel="nofollow">British Airways Official Site</a> </li></ul> <p> </p> <div class="printfooter"> Retrieved from "<a href="http://yak.rapint.com/wiki/British_Airways">http://yak.rapint.com/wiki/British_Airways</a>"</div> <div class="contents"> <div id='catlinks' class='catlinks'><div id="mw-normal-catlinks"><a href="/Special:Categories" title="Special:Categories">Category</a>: <span dir='ltr'><a href="/Category:Airlines_of_the_United_Kingdom" title="Category:Airlines of the United Kingdom">Airlines of the United Kingdom</a></span></div></div> <div class="bottom"></div> </div> <div style="display:table-cell;clear:both;"></div> </div> </div><br/> </div> <div class="section-delimeter"></div> </div> <div id="core_panel_main" > <div class="section" id="citable_sentences"> <h1 class="section-title"> <a name="citable_sentences">Citable sentences</a> </h1> <div style="float:right"> <span class="core-uptodate">Up to date as of December 29, 2010</span> <br> </div> <div class="fragment"> <div id="citable_fragments"> <div id="citableSentencesList"> <p> Here are sentences from other pages on British Airways, which are similar to those in the above article. <div id="citable__sentence_list"> </div> </p> </div> </div> </div><br/> </div> <div class="section-delimeter"></div> <div id="external_links_revision_history_tooltip"> </div> <script> $(document).ready(function() { $("#external_links_revision_history_fragments a[title]").tooltip({tip: '#external_links_revision_history_tooltip', effect: 'toggle', position: 'bottom right', offset: [-1,2], lazy: true, delay: 100}); $("#external_links_revision_history_fragments img[title]").tooltip({tip: '#external_links_revision_history_tooltip', position: 'bottom right', offset: [-1,0], lazy: true, effect: 'toggle'}); }); </script> <div class="section" id="related_links"> <h1 class="section-title"> <a name="related_links">Related links</a> </h1> <span class="core-uptodate">Up to date as of November 16, 2009</span> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/tick-green-8x11.gif" align="bottom" title = "This page is marked authoritative because it has been included for <B>76%</B> of the life of the Wikipedia article."> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.ba.com" title="<B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> is a full service global airline, offering year-round low fares with an extensive global route network.<br><br><A HREF=http://www.ba.com>http://www.ba.com</A>">British Airways' website</a> - Book Flights, Hotels, Holidays, Car Rental with British Airways - BA.com</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.airfleets.net/ageflotte/?file=calcop&opp=British%20Airways" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>On 109 operating this aircraft type <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> is number 92</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>On 183 operating this aircraft type <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> is number 78</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>On 67 operating this aircraft type <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> is number 18</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://www.airfleets.net/ageflotte/?file=calcop&opp=British%20Airways>http://www.airfleets.net/ageflotte/?file=calcop&opp=British%20Airways</A>">British Airways fleet age</a> - Fleet age British Airways - Airfleets</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.worldairlineawards.com/Awards-2006/AirlineYear-2006.htm" title="World Airline Awards<br><br><A HREF=http://www.worldairlineawards.com/Awards-2006/AirlineYear-2006.htm>http://www.worldairlineawards.com/Awards-2006/AirlineYear-2006.htm</A>">British Airways wins Skytrax Airline of the Year</a> - Airline of the Year - the worlds Best Airline results</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.caa.co.uk/default.aspx?categoryid=183&pagetype=90&pageid=340" title="<A HREF=http://www.caa.co.uk/default.aspx?categoryid=183&pagetype=90&pageid=340>http://www.caa.co.uk/default.aspx?categoryid=183&pagetype=90&pageid=340</A>">Description of UK Civil Aviation Authority Type A Operating Licence</a> - Type A Operating Licence Holders | Airline Licensing | Consumer Protection</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.britishairways.com" title="<B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> is a full service global airline, offering year-round low fares with an extensive global route network.<br><br><A HREF=http://www.britishairways.com>http://www.britishairways.com</A>">British Airways</a> - Book Flights, Hotels, Holidays, Car Rental with British Airways - BA.com</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.usdoj.gov/atr/public/comments/1777.htm" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>American and <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> are the two largest competitors in the United States' largest transatlantic air transportation market.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>American and <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> are significant competitors in major U.S.-U.K.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>In addition to nonstop competition, American and <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B>, as the two carriers with the most U.S.-U.K.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://www.usdoj.gov/atr/public/comments/1777.htm>http://www.usdoj.gov/atr/public/comments/1777.htm</A>">Comments of Department of Justice on antitrusts immunity.</a> - Comments of the Department of Justice</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.bashares.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=69499&p=irol-reportsannual" title="<B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> shareholder 'Reports & Accounts' Archive<br><br><A HREF=http://www.bashares.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=69499&p=irol-reportsannual>http://www.bashares.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=69499&p=irol-reportsannual</A>">BA Shares</a> - British Airways - Investor Relations - Annual Reports</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/11/newsid_2520000/2520189.stm" title="<A HREF=http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/11/newsid_2520000/2520189.stm>http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/11/newsid_2520000/2520189.stm</A>">BA dirty tricks against Virgin cost £3m</a> - BBC ON THIS DAY | 11 | 1993: BA dirty tricks against Virgin cost £3m</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/5316920.stm" title="Heightened security measures caused widespread disruption Flight cancellations caused by August's terror alert cost <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> (BA) £40m ($75.9m), the airline has said.<br><br><A HREF=http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/5316920.stm>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/5316920.stm</A>">BA says terror alert cost it £40m</a> - BBC NEWS | Business | BA says terror alert cost it £40m</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://library.corporate-ir.net/library/69/694/69499/items/219506/Interim_2007.pdf" title="<A HREF=http://library.corporate-ir.net/library/69/694/69499/items/219506/Interim_2007.pdf>http://library.corporate-ir.net/library/69/694/69499/items/219506/Interim_2007.pdf</A>">BA Interim Financial Results 2006 Q3</a></td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.caa.co.uk/application.aspx?categoryid=60&pagetype=65&applicationid=1&mode=summary&owner=BRITISH%20AIRWAYS" title="<A HREF=http://www.caa.co.uk/application.aspx?categoryid=60&pagetype=65&applicationid=1&mode=summary&owner=BRITISH%20AIRWAYS>http://www.caa.co.uk/application.aspx?categoryid=60&pagetype=65&applicationid=1&mode=summary&owner=BRITISH%20AIRWAYS</A>">UK CAA Aircraft Register</a> - GINFO Search Results Summary | Aircraft Register | Safety Regulation</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://web.archive.org/web/20030226090144/http://www.atlasair.com/aa/press/press2.asp?Pressid=8" title="Its initial customer will be <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> (BA), to whom it will wet lease two 747-400s under a multi-year agreement executed by the companies.<br><br><A HREF=http://web.archive.org/web/20030226090144/http://www.atlasair.com/aa/press/press2.asp?Pressid=8>http://web.archive.org/web/20030226090144/http://www.atlasair.com/aa/press/press2.asp?Pressid=8</A>">Atlas Air invests in new UK airline</a></td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.dailymail.co.uk/pages/live/articles/news/news.html?in_article_id=414550&in_page_id=1770" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> has been accused of treating all men passengers as potential sex offenders after it was revealed it has banned children from sitting next to male strangers - even if their parents are on the same flight.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>The aircraft was operated by GB <B>Airways</B>, a BA franchise partner.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD><B>British</B> teenager drowns after being sucked into swimming pool pump at Thai resort</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://www.dailymail.co.uk/pages/live/articles/news/news.html?in_article_id=414550&in_page_id=1770>http://www.dailymail.co.uk/pages/live/articles/news/news.html?in_article_id=414550&in_page_id=1770</A>">Revealed: How BA bans men sitting next to children they don't know</a> - Revealed: How BA bans men sitting next to children they don't know | Mail Online</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.ebaft.com" title="<A HREF=http://www.ebaft.com>http://www.ebaft.com</A>">British Airways Flight Training</a> - Flight Training at British Airways</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/6309471.stm" title="News conference A planned two-day strike by <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> cabin crew has been called off.<br><br><A HREF=http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/6309471.stm>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/6309471.stm</A>">BA to charge £240 for extra bag</a> - BBC NEWS | Business | Union calls off BA strike action</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.caa.co.uk/application.aspx?catid=60&pagetype=65&appid=1&mode=summary&aircrafttype=Boeing&owner=British%20Airways" title="<A HREF=http://www.caa.co.uk/application.aspx?catid=60&pagetype=65&appid=1&mode=summary&aircrafttype=Boeing&owner=British%20Airways>http://www.caa.co.uk/application.aspx?catid=60&pagetype=65&appid=1&mode=summary&aircrafttype=Boeing&owner=British%20Airways</A>">CAA Aircraft Register (Boeing aircraft registered to British Airways</a> - GINFO Search Results Summary | Aircraft Register | Safety Regulation</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jxs106rp5RQ" title="This advertisment is the reason why I work for the brilliant company that is <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B>.<br><br><A HREF=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jxs106rp5RQ>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jxs106rp5RQ</A>">1989 British Airways Commercial</a> - YouTube - 1989 British Airways Commercial</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.eurostar.com/UK/uk/leisure/about_eurostar/company_information/ownership_structure.jsp" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>ICRR is a consortium comprising the National Express Group (40% shareholding), SNCF (35% shareholding) SNCB (15% shareholding) and <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> (10% shareholding).</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>Eurostar was owned, when launched, by SNCF, SNCB and <B>British</B> Rail.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://www.eurostar.com/UK/uk/leisure/about_eurostar/company_information/ownership_structure.jsp>http://www.eurostar.com/UK/uk/leisure/about_eurostar/company_information/ownership_structure.jsp</A>">Ownership & Structure</a></td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.chrisworthproductions.com/track_details.php?id=858" title="Became popular when <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> used the music for commercials.<br><br><A HREF=http://www.chrisworthproductions.com/track_details.php?id=858>http://www.chrisworthproductions.com/track_details.php?id=858</A>">Flower Duet (From Lakme) by Leo Delibes - - Chris Worth Productions</a> - Flower Duet (From Lakme) by Leo Delibes - - Chris Worth Productions</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://sev.prnewswire.com/travel/20070418/AQW08918042007-1.html" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>CHICAGO, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> was the big winner at the 25th Anniversary OAG Airline of the Year Awards that were held in the presence of HRH The Princess Royal at a gala dinner on Tuesday 17 April at The Landmark in London.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> also picked up awards as Best Transatlantic Airline, Best Europe-Asia/Australasia Airline, and best airline based in Western Europe, and was shortlisted in three other categories.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://sev.prnewswire.com/travel/20070418/AQW08918042007-1.html>http://sev.prnewswire.com/travel/20070418/AQW08918042007-1.html</A>">OAG Worldwide :: British Airways Takes Top Honors at the 25th Anniversary OAG Airline of the Year Awards</a></td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/6524639.stm" title="<B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> lost more luggage than any other major European airline last year, figures have shown.<br><br><A HREF=http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/6524639.stm>http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/6524639.stm</A>">BBC NEWS | Business | BA tops lost luggage league table</a></td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/business/237717_air24.html" title="All Nippon <B>Airways</B> of Japan gets the first 787 in the first half of 2008.<br><br><A HREF=http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/business/237717_air24.html>http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/business/237717_air24.html</A>">SeattlePi</a> - Aerospace Notebook: Leasing giant may be about to buy 787s</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2007/05/18/213907/british-airways-reveals-plans-for-replacing-gatwick-boeing-737.html" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> reveals plans for replacing Gatwick Boeing 737 fleet</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> (BA) has ordered eight more Airbus A320-family narrowbodies as part of plans to replace ageing London Gatwick airport-based Boeing 737s with A319s transferred from its main Heathrow base.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2007/05/18/213907/british-airways-reveals-plans-for-replacing-gatwick-boeing-737.html>http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2007/05/18/213907/british-airways-reveals-plans-for-replacing-gatwick-boeing-737.html</A>">British Airways reveal plans to replacing Gatwick 737 fleet</a> - British Airways reveals plans for replacing Gatwick Boeing 737 fleet-18/05/2007-Flightglobal.com</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/entertainment/6579839.stm" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>Sir Richard was seen in Superman Returns and TV series Friends <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> has removed a shot of Virgin Atlantic boss Sir Richard Branson from the in-flight version of the James Bond movie Casino Royale.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>The <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> edit also obscures the tail fin of a Virgin plane that was seen in the original.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/entertainment/6579839.stm>http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/entertainment/6579839.stm</A>">BA cuts Branson from Bond movie</a> - BBC NEWS | Entertainment | BA cuts Branson from Bond movie</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/story/0,20867,21604008-1702,00.html" title="VIRGIN Atlantic chairman Richard Branson has reportedly been airbrushed out of the James Bond film Casino Royale in edits of the movie screened on rival airline <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B>.<br><br><A HREF=http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/story/0,20867,21604008-1702,00.html>http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/story/0,20867,21604008-1702,00.html</A>">BA banishes rival from Bond film</a> - BA banishes rival from Bond film | The Australian</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://travel.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/travel/news/article608319.ece" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> said that it was awaiting further advice from the Department for Transport but was complying with a directive by BAA, the airports authority, to cancel 20 per cent of its short-haul operation today in addition to cancelling all 26 of its domestic flights from Gatwick.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>The chaos that has engulfed <B>British</B> airports, and Heathrow in particular, showed the first signs of easing overnight after a meeting between John Reid, the Home Secretary, and Douglas Alexander, the Transport Secretary, to discuss airport security.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://travel.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/travel/news/article608319.ece>http://travel.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/travel/news/article608319.ece</A>">Travel chaos as airlines ordered to slash flights. Ultimatum contained in leaked security memo from airport chief</a> - Travel chaos as airlines ordered to slash flights -Times Online</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.guardian.co.uk/travel/2007/apr/04/travelnews.britishairways.theairlineindustry" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B>: fly the flag - lose your bag | UK news | The Guardian</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B>: fly the flag - lose your bag</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>It may claim to be the world's favourite airline, but when it comes to making sure passengers and their bags arrive at their destination together, <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> is rather less impressive.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://www.guardian.co.uk/travel/2007/apr/04/travelnews.britishairways.theairlineindustry>http://www.guardian.co.uk/travel/2007/apr/04/travelnews.britishairways.theairlineindustry</A>">British Airways: fly the flag - lose your bag</a> - British Airways: fly the flag - lose your bag | UK news | The Guardian</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/6925397.stm" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>BA has admitted that the actions of some staff were unacceptable <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> has been fined about £270m after it admitted collusion in fixing the prices of fuel surcharges.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>Sir Richard and the Virgin brand won over so many hearts when the details of <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B>` 'dirty tricks' campaign came to light in the early 90s.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/6925397.stm>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/6925397.stm</A>">BA gets £121.5m price-fixing fine</a> - BBC NEWS | Business | BA's price-fix fine reaches £270m</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/london/6286848.stm" title="Despite 100 volunteers and other staff being drafted in, <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> (BA) passengers are waiting "at least a few days" for their luggage to turn up.<br><br><A HREF=http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/london/6286848.stm>http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/london/6286848.stm</A>">Heathrow works to clear bag delay</a> - BBC NEWS | UK | England | London | Heathrow works to clear bag delay</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.bamuseum.com/images/large/90-pres/90_13.jpg" title="Many airlines followed the same practice, e.g.<br><br><A HREF=http://www.bamuseum.com/images/large/90-pres/90_13.jpg>http://www.bamuseum.com/images/large/90-pres/90_13.jpg</A>">Photo</a></td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/7015621.stm" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>BA says the new planes will allow it to increase capacity <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> has placed an order for 36 new aircraft - the largest the airline has made since 1998.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>The decision was made in the best interest of <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B></TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/7015621.stm>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/7015621.stm</A>">BA opts for A380 and Dreamliner</a> - BBC NEWS | Business | BA opts for A380 and Dreamliner</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://news.independent.co.uk/media/article2968784.ece" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>They had made the "World's Favourite Airline" campaign for <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B>, including the iconic Spielberg-esque ad showing the island of Manhattan, its 1.2m population aboard as passengers, making its final approach to Heathrow Airport, with the slogan: "Every year, <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> flies more people across the Atlantic than the entire population of Manhattan".</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>Before them, there was no tradition of <B>British</B> political parties hiring advertising agencies to run election campaigns;</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://news.independent.co.uk/media/article2968784.ece>http://news.independent.co.uk/media/article2968784.ece</A>">Saatchi & Saatchi: The agency that made Tory history</a> - Saatchi & Saatchi: The agency that made Tory history - Media, News - The Independent</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.freight-int.com/companies/british-airways-world-cargo.asp" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> is one of the top ten leading cargo airlines in the world, carrying over 740 million kilos of freight, mail and courier traffic to nearly 200 destinations in over 80 countries each year.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>One of the many reasons why people choose <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> World Cargo as their preferred freight carrier is our extensive global network.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>At the core of our global network is Ascentis, <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B>' freight-handling centre at London's Heathrow Airport.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://www.freight-int.com/companies/british-airways-world-cargo.asp>http://www.freight-int.com/companies/british-airways-world-cargo.asp</A>">British Airways World Cargo</a> - British Airways World Cargo - Freight International</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.guardian.co.uk/ba/story/0,,1127473,00.html" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>Qantas and Virgin Atlantic have trumped <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> by paying record sums for scarce take-off and landing slots at London's congested Heathrow airport, it emerged yesterday.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> flight attendants' uniform since the 1950s</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://www.guardian.co.uk/ba/story/0,,1127473,00.html>http://www.guardian.co.uk/ba/story/0,,1127473,00.html</A>">BA outbid for Heathrow slots</a> - BA outbid for Heathrow slots | Business | The Guardian</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm200607/cmselect/cmtran/395/395we05.htm" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>Despite the obvious macro-economic benefits for the UK, those two <B>British</B> airlines, <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> and Virgin Atlantic, want the Government to stop the new agreement and instead stick with the old treaty.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>The problem for this Committee is that the same agreement would undo another aviation treaty, known as Bermuda 2, which has insulated two <B>British</B> passenger carriers safe and sound from the competition that has generated consumer and broader economic benefits elsewhere in the world.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>In short, we want to improve our service to <B>British</B> customers.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm200607/cmselect/cmtran/395/395we05.htm>http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm200607/cmselect/cmtran/395/395we05.htm</A>">House of Commons - Transport - Written Evidence</a> - House of Commons - Transport - Written Evidence</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.easier.com/view/Travel/Flights/British_Airways/article-104619.html" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> is expanding its operations at London City Airport by more than 70 per cent with the launch of its new subsidiary, BA CityFlyer.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> currently operates 144 flights a week at London City.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>Richard Gooding, chief executive for London City Airport, said: "It's good to see <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> increasing their network at London City Airport.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://www.easier.com/view/Travel/Flights/British_Airways/article-104619.html>http://www.easier.com/view/Travel/Flights/British_Airways/article-104619.html</A>">BA plans major expansion at London City</a> - BA plans major expansion at London City</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=a.eYiWz1eRi4&refer=home" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>The order will boost capacity by 4 percent annually, closing the gap on Virgin, whose passenger count rose 16 percent last year, eight times the pace at <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B>.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>Shares of <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B>, Europe's third-largest airline, rose 15.25 pence, or 4.1 percent, to 384.25 pence, the sharpest advance since Aug.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>The aircraft ordered by <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> today are needed to replace 20 aging Boeing 747s and 14 767s and to help the company compete with Virgin Atlantic, owned by U.K.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=a.eYiWz1eRi4&refer=home>http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=a.eYiWz1eRi4&refer=home</A>">British Airways Purchases 36 Airbus, Boeing Airliners (Update7)</a> - British Airways Purchases 36 Airbus, Boeing Airliners (Update7) - Bloomberg.com</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/industry_sectors/transport/article2542504.ece" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> has placed an $8.2 billion order for 61 new aircraft, including its first order for Airbus's A380 superjumbo.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B>' decision to buy Airbus's delayed A380 plane is a valuable win for the European plane maker, which is due to deliver the first A380 for commercial use to Singapore Airlines next month.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/industry_sectors/transport/article2542504.ece>http://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/industry_sectors/transport/article2542504.ece</A>">BA breaks Boeing loyalty with Airbus order</a> - BA breaks Boeing loyalty with Airbus order - Times Online</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.airlinequality.com/Forum/brit_awys.htm" title="<B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> First and Business class seat reviews<br><br><A HREF=http://www.airlinequality.com/Forum/brit_awys.htm>http://www.airlinequality.com/Forum/brit_awys.htm</A>">British Airways Passenger Opinions</a> - BA British Airways Reviews and British Airways Passenger Opinions about British Airways Product and BA Service standards</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hUqNDisBi8c&feature=related" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>Latest BA TV ad: <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> has launched a new TV campaign around their whole 'upgrade' offering.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B>, the day in the life of cabin crew</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> and Pam Ann viral- trolley service</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hUqNDisBi8c&feature=related>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hUqNDisBi8c&feature=related</A>">BA Latest TV AD: Sydney</a> - YouTube - BA Latest TV AD: Sydney</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.jetphotos.net/viewphoto.php?id=5708606" title="<A HREF=http://www.jetphotos.net/viewphoto.php?id=5708606>http://www.jetphotos.net/viewphoto.php?id=5708606</A>">British Airways aircraft dominate at Terminal 4 at Heathrow Airport</a> - JetPhotos.Net Photo » G-TTIC (CN: 1869) British Airways (GB Airways) Airbus A321-231 by Tom Collins</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.vaeter-aktuell.de/english/British_Airways_-_Men_cannot_sit_with_lone_children_2001.pdf" title="<A HREF=http://www.vaeter-aktuell.de/english/British_Airways_-_Men_cannot_sit_with_lone_children_2001.pdf>http://www.vaeter-aktuell.de/english/British_Airways_-_Men_cannot_sit_with_lone_children_2001.pdf</A>">BA says men cannot sit with lone children</a></td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2008/02/04/221293/ba-all-business-flights-to-include-westbound-fuel-stop.html" title="<B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> will include a westbound refuelling stop as part of its new all-business Airbus A318 transatlantic service from London City next year.<br><br><A HREF=http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2008/02/04/221293/ba-all-business-flights-to-include-westbound-fuel-stop.html>http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2008/02/04/221293/ba-all-business-flights-to-include-westbound-fuel-stop.html</A>">BA All Business Flights to Include Westbound Fuel Stop</a> - BA all-business flights to include westbound fuel stop</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.investegate.co.uk/Article.aspx?id=200802010700330296N" title="By March our franchise agreement in the UK with GB <B>Airways</B> will end but we will<br><br><A HREF=http://www.investegate.co.uk/Article.aspx?id=200802010700330296N>http://www.investegate.co.uk/Article.aspx?id=200802010700330296N</A>">Interim Management Statement</a> - British Airways PLC - Interim Management Statement - InvestEgate</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.iht.com/articles/2003/01/31/trfreq_ed3__1.php" title="<A HREF=http://www.iht.com/articles/2003/01/31/trfreq_ed3__1.php>http://www.iht.com/articles/2003/01/31/trfreq_ed3__1.php</A>">International Herald Tribune</a> - The Frequent TRAVELER : The airline concierge:smoothing out the seams for high fliers - The New York Times</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.coursework4you.co.uk/sprtcasec7.htm" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>Comparing culture and leadership styles at <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> and Iberia Airlines</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>The paper examines the merger plan of <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> (BA) and Iberia Airlines describing the difficult economic environment that the airlines are facing.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>The paper offers examples of the practices in enterprise risk management (ERM) at various companies including National Westminster Bank (NatWest), Boots, <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B>, and Ford Motor Co arguing that risk management techniques prevent companies from the financial and economic crisis.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://www.coursework4you.co.uk/sprtcasec7.htm>http://www.coursework4you.co.uk/sprtcasec7.htm</A>">Various Reports on British Airways</a> - British Airways |Papers4you.com|Over 50,000 University Courseworks, Dissertations, Research Papers, Essays, Assignments, Academic Reports and Analysis</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/6058064.stm" title="BA has 284 planes in its fleet <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> (BA) intends to buy a new fleet of long-distance aircraft, and has invited both Airbus and Boeing to bid for contracts.<br><br><A HREF=http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/6058064.stm>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/6058064.stm</A>">BBC News</a> - BBC NEWS | Business | BA to buy new long-haul aircraft</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.bjbtravel.co.uk/content/frequent_flyer/oneworld/ba.php" title="As a rule of thumb, you could be expected to be granted a Premier Card if you influence spend in excess of £1 million per year on <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> for your company.<br><br><A HREF=http://www.bjbtravel.co.uk/content/frequent_flyer/oneworld/ba.php>http://www.bjbtravel.co.uk/content/frequent_flyer/oneworld/ba.php</A>">£1m</a></td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/6157707.stm" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>Mr Litvinenko was a fierce critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin Traces of a radioactive substance have been found on two <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> planes at Heathrow Airport, says BA.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> has set up a special helpline for customers in the UK on 0845 6040171 or 0191 211 3690 for international calls.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/6157707.stm>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/6157707.stm</A>">Radioactive traces on BA planes</a> - BBC NEWS | UK | Radioactive traces on BA planes</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.flightinternational.com/Articles/2006/01/17/204072/+BA+grapples+with+747+succession+.html" title="<B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> has given the clearest indication yet that it will order ultra-large aircraft to replace its Boeing 747-400s, but does not expect to begin serious negotiations with Airbus and Boeing until next year.<br><br><A HREF=http://www.flightinternational.com/Articles/2006/01/17/204072/+BA+grapples+with+747+succession+.html>http://www.flightinternational.com/Articles/2006/01/17/204072/+BA+grapples+with+747+succession+.html</A>">BA grapples with 747 succession -17/01/2006-Flight International</a></td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="https://lfn.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/lfn.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=2432&p_topview=1" title="<A HREF=https://lfn.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/lfn.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=2432&p_topview=1>https://lfn.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/lfn.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=2432&p_topview=1</A>">Support Login</a></td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/6158473.stm" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>Mr Litvinenko was a fierce critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> is trying to contact 33,000 passengers after radioactive traces were found on two of its planes.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> chief executive Willie Walsh told the BBC that the aircraft affected were all of the same type, and were being carefully examined.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> has set up a special helpline for customers in the UK on 0845 6040171 or +44 191 211 3690 for international calls.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/6158473.stm>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/6158473.stm</A>">BA passengers in radiation alert</a> - BBC NEWS | UK | BA passengers in radiation alert</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.airliners.net/search/photo.search?distict_entry=true&airlinesearch=British%20Airways" title="G-EUUX (cn 3550) The large red nose is promoting a <B>British</B> charity<br><br><A HREF=http://www.airliners.net/search/photo.search?distict_entry=true&airlinesearch=British%20Airways>http://www.airliners.net/search/photo.search?distict_entry=true&airlinesearch=British%20Airways</A>">Photos of British Airways' aircraft</a> - Photo Search Results | Airliners.net</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.planespotters.net/Airline/British_Airways?show=all" title="<A HREF=http://www.planespotters.net/Airline/British_Airways?show=all>http://www.planespotters.net/Airline/British_Airways?show=all</A>">British Airways Fleet Detail</a> - - Details and Fleet History - Planespotters.net Just Aviation</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/london/4805704.stm" title="BA has been advertising heavily <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> (BA) is to launch a new service between London City Airport and Milan in northern Italy.<br><br><A HREF=http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/london/4805704.stm>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/london/4805704.stm</A>">Recent flight routes</a> - BBC NEWS | UK | England | London | London to Milan flights take off</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/4699582.stm" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>After various company mergers, he became managing director of <B>British</B> United <B>Airways</B> in 1960 - but his dream was still to own his own airline.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>In the mid-1960s Sir Freddie split from <B>British</B> United, forming Laker <B>Airways</B> - an airline that would be more like a train.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>Ultimately, his Laker <B>Airways</B> operation was squeezed out by more powerful rivals.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/4699582.stm>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/4699582.stm</A>">Sir Freddie Laker</a> - BBC NEWS | UK | Obituary: Sir Freddie Laker</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="https://registration.ft.com/registration/barrier?referer=http://search.ft.com/search/totalSearch_Form.html?vsc_appId=ts&symb=&ftsite=FTCOM&searchtype=equity&vsc_query=british+airways&x=0&y=0&searchOption=news&location=http://news.ft.com/cms/s/37211b8c-b492-11da-bd61-0000779e2340.html" title="<B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> is closing its high-street travel shops in the UK and one of its three remaining UK call centres with the loss of about 400 jobs.<br><br><A HREF=https://registration.ft.com/registration/barrier?referer=http://search.ft.com/search/totalSearch_Form.html?vsc_appId=ts&symb=&ftsite=FTCOM&searchtype=equity&vsc_query=british+airways&x=0&y=0&searchOption=news&location=http://news.ft.com/cms/s/37211b8c-b492-11da-bd61-0000779e2340.html>https://registration.ft.com/registration/barrier?referer=http://search.ft.com/search/totalSearch_Form.html?vsc_appId=ts&symb=&ftsite=FTCOM&searchtype=equity&vsc_query=british+airways&x=0&y=0&searchOption=news&location=http://news.ft.com/cms/s/37211b8c-b492-11da-bd61-0000779e2340.html</A>">BA leaves High Street</a> - FT.com / Companies / UK companies - BA takes flight from the High St</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.telegraph.co.uk/opinion/main.jhtml?xml=/opinion/2006/11/09/do0901.xml" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>Hovering above me was a silk-clad <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> stewardess with an angelic smile, and she seemed to want me to move.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>If you happen to be reading this on a <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> flight, and have quite rightly sustained a burst blood vessel, then I think you are entitled to an immediate upgrade.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://www.telegraph.co.uk/opinion/main.jhtml?xml=/opinion/2006/11/09/do0901.xml>http://www.telegraph.co.uk/opinion/main.jhtml?xml=/opinion/2006/11/09/do0901.xml</A>">Come off it, folks: how many paedophiles can there be?</a> - Come off it, folks: how many paedophiles can there be? - Telegraph</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.comair.co.za" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> operated by Comair is a premium, full service airline operating routes in Southern Africa that include Cape Town, Durban, Harare, Livingstone, Mauritius, Victoria Falls and Windhoek.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>The company has for the past twelve years operated the local and regional Southern African <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> airline and destinations from OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg include Mauritius, Livingstone, Harare, Victoria Falls and Windhoek.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://www.comair.co.za>http://www.comair.co.za</A>">Comair</a> - Comair Airways Limited | Aviation Company | Comair Limited South Africa</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.englandone.net/aircraft/do:airlineBritish+Airways" title="<A HREF=http://www.englandone.net/aircraft/do:airlineBritish+Airways>http://www.englandone.net/aircraft/do:airlineBritish+Airways</A>">British Photo Database - British Airways</a> - Klickthis.com - Aircraft in England</td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://travel.guardian.co.uk/news/story/0,,1946778,00.html" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>A new, longer business class flat bed was unveiled by <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> today as part of a £100m overhaul of its Club World service.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD>Unveiling the new product in London today, BA chief executive Willie Walsh said: "<B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> set the industry benchmark with the launch of the first flat bed for business customers in 2000.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> flight attendants' uniform since the 1950s</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://travel.guardian.co.uk/news/story/0,,1946778,00.html>http://travel.guardian.co.uk/news/story/0,,1946778,00.html</A>">BA upgrades Club World | Travel | guardian.co.uk</a></td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.dia.govt.nz/royalvisit2002/programme/index.html" title="and the<br><br><A HREF=http://www.dia.govt.nz/royalvisit2002/programme/index.html>http://www.dia.govt.nz/royalvisit2002/programme/index.html</A>">Her Majesty The Queen - Programme</a></td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/6211307.stm" title="The BA 747 hit several runway lights after landing A <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> plane carrying 343 passengers and crew including Tony Blair and his family has overrun the main runway at Miami Airport.<br><br><A HREF=http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/6211307.stm>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/6211307.stm</A>">BBC NEWS | UK | UK Politics | Blair flight in runway confusion</a></td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.oneworld.com/ow/news/details?objectID=9937" title="<TABLE STYLE='font-size: 12;'><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>•</TD><TD>Leading the delegation of visitors were Willie Walsh, Chief Executive of <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B>, which has acted as RJ's oneworld sponsor, and oneworld Managing Partner John McCulloch.</TD></TR><TR><TD VALIGN='TOP'>&bull</TD><TD><B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> Chief Executive Willie Walsh added: "A critical factor in oneworld's success has been the high quality of member airlines, which is why we are extremely careful in our choice of new recruits.</TD></TR></TABLE><BR><A HREF=http://www.oneworld.com/ow/news/details?objectID=9937>http://www.oneworld.com/ow/news/details?objectID=9937</A>">oneworld - News</a></td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://www.femalefirst.co.uk/celebrity/Snoop+Dogg+banned+from+BA-9609.html" title="<A HREF=http://www.femalefirst.co.uk/celebrity/Snoop+Dogg+banned+from+BA-9609.html>http://www.femalefirst.co.uk/celebrity/Snoop+Dogg+banned+from+BA-9609.html</A>">Snoop Dogg banned from BA</a></td></tr></table> </div> </span><br/> <span class="fragment"> <div id="external_links_revision_history_fragments"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" hspace="0" vspace="0"><tr><td valign="top" nowrap bgcolor="white"><nobr><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/spacer.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"><img src="images/external_links_revision_history/square2-8x11.gif" align="bottom" width="8" height="11"> </nobr></td><td><a href="http://news.independent.co.uk/business/news/article326370.ece" title="The future of the London Eye was safeguarded yesterday after <B>British</B> <B>Airways</B> sold its stake in the visitor attraction to the Tussauds Group for £95m.<br><br><A HREF=http://news.independent.co.uk/business/news/article326370.ece>http://news.independent.co.uk/business/news/article326370.ece</A>">BA sells London Eye stake for £95m - 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