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Seems that British Airways is slowly but steadily becoming more of an Easyjet and Ryanair if the stories that British newspapers put out this morning are correct.

British Airways Food

The airline appears to be soon charging for food and beverages in economy on short-haul European flights. This wouldn’t come as a surprise considering that the new CEO of British Airways came from the Vueling (airline also owned by IAG) that charges for everything. [click to continue…]

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There are occasional medical diversions but what happened this past Monday on British Airways flight 282 is unusual.

BA282 Suicide Attempt

Apparently an off duty crew member (according to the UK paper) had slit his wrists and locked himself in one of the business class lavatories (or washrooms as BA calls them) on an A380. The passenger was given urgency care on the airplane and the flight diverted to Iceland on Tuesday morning to drop him off. [click to continue…]

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Alaska Airlines has launched new promotion for those flying on British Airways and being Alaska Elites or crediting their flights to MileagePlan from Apri 1 to September 30, 2016.

Alaska Airlines MileagePlan British Airways Double Miles April 1 - September 30 2016

MileagePlan members can earn double awards miles on British Airways marketed and operated flights between Seattle and London plus MVP Gold and Gold 75 members will receive elite benefits. [click to continue…]