British Airways

NEWS: BA’s winter short haul schedule from Heathrow (subject to change) & get a discount COVID test for travel via BA

British Airways extends London Gatwick short-haul suspension to late-March 2021 Yesterday I wrote that BA appeared to be suspending its Gatwick short-haul operation until summer schedules 2021. This has now been confirmed along with their roughly planned schedule. As usual, this is very likely to change multiple times. British Airways…



Can I get a refund on my flight? All the latest airline changes, cancellation policies & status extensions

As Covid-19 continues to wreak havoc across the world, many airlines have opted to tempt nervous travellers back in with flexible booking options, and have expanded their policies on how passengers can cancel their flights, change their dates or destination and even cash in their ticket for points.  This is…



NEWS: BA won’t fire to re-hire as it nears Union agreement, new BA route & Virgin refund promise

BA won’t “fire to re-hire” any more staff as it nears agreement – Alex Cruz faces Parliamentary committee   Alex Cruz, BA’s CEO appeared before the Transport Select Committee today following on from Willie Walsh’s previous appearance. Alex revealed that last week BA flew 187,000 passengers compared to just under a…




NEWS: BA – ditch High Life onboard, Routes for new B777s with Club Suites inc Maldives & short haul changes

BA ditches inflight magazines onboard Airlines have ditched inflight magazines due to the risk of transmission of coronavirus. BA have taken the opportunity to remove their magazines permanently from onboard and go online. Obviously this will save a substantial amount of money both in reducing the amount of weight onboard…