Posts Tagged ‘British Airways’


September 10th in Aviation History: 1,000th Boeing 747 rolls off the assembly line

Hijacking at LGA and an aircraft collision over Europe in 1976; Flights from Hungary to West Germany began in 1989. In 1993, the 1,000th 747 was completed.
by Phil Derner Jr.

A baby WestJet Boeing 737-600 (C-GWSB) on final approach to Toronto Pearson International Airport. (Photo by Kaz T)

WestJet Launches Codeshare With British Airways

The deal allows British Airways to sell WestJet-operated flights out of Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto to Ottawa, Edmonton and Victoria.
by admin


British Airways Posts Slight Improvements During First Quarter, Despite Strike Action and Ash Crisis

British Airways on Friday reported an operating loss of some £72 million ($112.4 million), a slight improvement from the same period last year, despite strike action and the unprecedented volcanic ash crisis that canceled flig...
by BNO News


British Airways Boeing 777 driving through London in a TV commercial.

Video: A Boeing 777 Taxis Through London in New British Airways Commercial

A new British Airways advert instructs Londoners to take a 777 across town to the Olympics to support their national athletes. Or something.
by NYCAviation Staff


Former British Airways Employee Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison for Ticket Fraud Scheme

A former employee of British Airways was sentenced to three years in prison on Monday for re-selling reduced price tickets he had purchased at inflated rates.
by BNO News