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IAG (parent of British Airways, Iberia, Aer Lingus & Vueling) today announced the name for its’ new Barcelona base low cost airline that will be called Level.

IAG Level

The new airline will initially fly to four destinations (Los Angeles, Oakland, Buenos Aires & Punta Cana) from Barcelona. The airline plans to offer services from other European cities as well. The two new Airbus A330 will be be manned by Iberia cabin and cockpit crew. [click to continue…]

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British Airways has rightfully received quite a bit of bad press lately, so today they unveiled three videos to support the Comic Relief charity to which the flight attendants are soliciting donations during the flights (spare change).

The Tom Daley (who wouldn’t know him) video is a good one as is the one from Emma Bunton (from Spice Girls – would be perfect mixed fleet FA). The third video is by David Walliams (no idea who he is)? [click to continue…]

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My British Airways Executive Club Tier Points (TPs) collection year ended yesterday on March 8, 2017, and ended up standing at 4,460 TPs for the past 12 months.

BA Tier Points

British Airways requires 1,500 TPs for Gold status (Oneworld Emerald), but offers additional benefits such as upgrade certificates, Gold Guest List status and Concorde Room Card (CRC) for reaching a higher number. [click to continue…]

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British Airways Mixed Fleet cabin crew will have their fifth strike this coming week from March 3 – 9, 2017.

British Airways Seventh Mixed Fleet Strike March 3 - 9, 2017

British Airways operates several “fleets” of cabin crews and plans to operate most if not 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 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…]