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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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One of our readers reached out to us after she was involuntarily downgraded from Business to Premium Economy Class while flying British Airways from London to Shanghai using AA Miles.

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

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IAG is wary of Norwegian that is starting to fly certain long-haul destination out from Barcelona in the Summer of 2017. The city is the base for IAG’s Spanish Vueling subsidiary.

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To counteract this Norwegian’s expansion, IAG the parent of British Airways, Iberia, Vueling and Aer Lingus is now starting new long-haul low cost operation from the same city and hoping to offer short-haul transfer connectivity via Vueling. [click to continue…]