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British Airways Mixed Fleet cabin crew will have their fifth strike this coming week from February 17 – 20, 2017.

British Airways Mixed Fleet Second Strike

British Airways operates several “fleets” of cabin crews and plans to operate all long-haul flights during the strike period. Some short-haul flights may end up being canceled or operated by other airlines such as Vueling (part of IAG), Titan and Thomas Cook . [click to continue…]

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British Airways in cooperation with the acclaimed Cambridge Distillery has developed their own special blend of gin which is now available for Concorde Room guests at London-Heathrow Airport.

The Concorde Room at Heathrow Airport is accessible for First Class passengers or Executive Club Gold members who have received the Concorde Room Card after collecting 5000 Tier Points during their membership year. [click to continue…]

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The British Airways Mixed Fleet cabin crew announced yet another two strike waves for the coming two weeks that will last for 72 hours each.

British Airways operates several “fleets” of cabin crews and plans to operate all long-haul flights during the strike period. Some short-haul flights may end up being canceled or operated by other airlines such as Vueling (part of IAG) or Titan. [click to continue…]

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British Airways has received quite a bit bad press lately due to the Buy-on-Board introduction (remember when they were advertising being full service airline?) and two the Mixed Fleet crew strikes over the past 30 days.

Forbes “Did British Airways Make One Cut Too Many”

Now, Forbes has decided to pile on and had a long articled about the negative changes with the airline and when people start to finally notice and book away. [click to continue…]

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British Airways made an announcement back in September (read more here) that all complimentary catering including drinks would be removed from short-haul flights (some more than 4 hours) effective January 11, 2017.

British Airways Byu-on-board Start

British Airways made a deal with Marks & Spenser to supply the airline with products to sell including anything from sandwiches to chips (or crisps as they are called in the UK). [click to continue…]

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British Airways mixed fleet crew begun their strike yesterday and will continue it today. The previous strike during Christmas time was canceled while union members went through BA’s proposal.

The Economist British Airways crew walk out over “poverty” pay

The Economist ran a piece the other day about the poor pay that British Airways has paid their mixed fleet crew, that truly is at poverty level if someone is supposed to live in London. [click to continue…]

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A LoyaltyLobby reader sent me a question regarding differences between American Airlines and British Airways checked luggage allowances for Oneworld Sapphire members (BA).

Reader Question British Airways & American Airlines Luggage Allowances Not Aligned

Remember that you can always email me, send a message via Facebook or use Twitter and include photos too. I’ll try to cover Reader Questions & Comments here several times a week. [click to continue…]

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The UNITE cabin crew union that represents British Airways flight attendants just announced new plans and dates of planned labor action as the company refuses to talk about the crews demands.

A previous strike that was announced short before Christmas was called off in the eleventh hour, saving many travelers plenty of headache while being stranded over the holidays. [click to continue…]