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British Airways cancels flights on September 27 due to strike

"We understand that BA has started cancelling its operations on the 27th of September today outside of the 14-day window to avoid having to compensate affected passengers," BALPA said in a statement.

Ready for talks to solve pay dispute, says British Airways as pilots go on 48-hour strike

In a statement issued today, the airline said, "We understand the frustration and disruption BALPA's strike action has caused our customers. After many months of trying to resolve the pay dispute, we are extremely sorry that it has come to this."


British Airways pilots begin two-day strike over pay, ground planes

Thousands of customers have had to seek alternative travel arrangements, and the airline has come in for criticism over how it handled communications with passengers ahead of the strikes.

British Airways flight evacuated after filling with smoke

News agency Europa Press said Monday that local government officials reported that three people have been treated for smoke inhalation and another 10 to 12 were treated for knocks.

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend Cairo flights

They come as Britain weighs its response to Iran's seizure Friday of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz and rising tensions stemming from U.S. sanctions' effect on Iran's economy and oil exports.

British Airways faces $230 million fine over data theft

Willie Walsh, International Airlines Group's chief executive, said BA would be making representations to the ICO in relation to the proposed fine.


British Airways loses New York crown to low-cost rival Norwegian

Norwegian Air Shuttle has overtaken British Airways as the biggest non-US airline on transatlantic routes to and from the New York area, in the latest illustration of the low cost carrier's move into British Airways territory.

British Airways probes customer data theft, says 380,000 transaction details compromised

The airline said, "The personal and financial details of customers making bookings on and the airline’s mobile app were compromised. No passport or travel details were stolen."

Indian bureaucrat thrown off British Airways flight 'over crying son', Suresh Prabhu orders probe

According to the passenger, a steward yelled, "You bloody keep quiet, otherwise, you would be thrown out of the window."

British Airways Mumbai-London flight diverted to Baku

The flight, which was scheduled to depart from Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport at 1315 hours took off after a delay of 3.40 hours earlier in the day

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Victoria Beckham is the world's best-dressed traveller; who are the other nine?

British Airways teamed up Hollywood fashion stylist Elizabeth Saltzman to announce a list of 10 international celebrities who have gotten their travelling gear absolutely spot on.