British Airways plans GBP6.5bn investment for 2019

    British Airways announced (02-Jan-2019) plans to invest GBP6.5 billion in 2019. The carrier plans to launch services to destinations including Charleston, Pittsburgh, Osaka, Kos and Corsica; take delivery of 15 new aircraft; introduce new Club World seats on A350 and two Boeing 777 aircraft by the end of 2019; redesign First class dining, bedding and amenity kits; offer new lounges; add more biometric technology and provide new customer service training to 30,000 staff.