Furloughed airline crews may be grounded right now, but many are providing a first-class upgrade to frontline medical workers fighting the Covid-19 pandemic

With air transport close to a standstill and tens of thousands of trained crew grounded on furlough or made redundant, what else can a skilled…..

Is loyalty dead? Avios – Barclays and Accor – Visa deals show programmes are very much alive and looking at ways to benefit members

There are growing voices suggesting that the days of customer loyalty are long behind us now. The blame has been put on the different mindset…..

Coronavirus effect on air transport is ‘likely to be temporary,’ says IATA, with airlines expected to ‘weather the storm in the long term’

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has said history indicates that the coronavirus is unlikely to have a long-term effect on air travel demand. In…..

CAPA Global Aviation Awards for Excellence recognises top aviation leaders – British Airways, Swoop, Spirit Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines and airBaltic secure coveted awards

British Airways, Swoop and Spirit Airlines, have been recognised among the top airlines at CAPA’s annual Global Aviation Awards for Excellence in Malta. The nine…..

British Airways works with Hangar 51 accelerator programme partner to bring AI to its airside operation and boost punctuality and safety

British Airways says customers flying from London Heathrow’s Terminal 5 can expect a faster getaway as the airline employs latest artificial intelligence and wearable tech…..

British Airways and Airbus bring wings to JPA Design and Williams Advanced Engineering project to develop new lightweight premium aircraft seat

When it comes to understanding aerodynamics then the aviation and Formula 1 industries have a lot in common. Whether it is speed or efficiency, or…..

London – New York may be BA’s billion dollar route, but Norwegian has been the leading growth driver since 2013

The strength of the London to New York market is firmly built on Heathrow (LHR) – John F Kennedy International (JFK) route and the high…..

British Airways takes another major step along the path to sustainable fuel as it invests in Europe’s first plant to turn household and commercial solid waste into fuel

British Airways says it is one step closer to powering its future fleet of aircraft with sustainable jet fuel made from rubbish after it was…..

British Airways’ London Heathrow-New York JFK service remains the world’s only billion dollar airline route

The news this time last year that British Airways was the operator of the world’s only billion dollar air service by annual revenue secured significant…..