British Airways Buy Up To 100,000 Avios Via Vente-Privee Through December 15, 2018

British Airways Executive Club has launched new Avios sale using Vente-Privee’s French website.

British Airways Vente Privee Avios

You can buy up to 100,000 Avios from this sale at as low as 1.1 euro cent each. 

Whine Wednesdays: British Airways Royal Jordanian Flight Crediting Scam

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This week Whine Wednesdays deals with continuing issue trying to get Royal Jordanian (RJ) flights credited to British Airways (BA) Executive Club.

Royal Jordanian

Out of my five Royal Jordanian flights over the past 12 months only ONE has automatically credited to BA, although the frequent flier number along with the status have been correctly displayed on the boarding passes. British Airways also makes retroclaiming RJ flights very cumbersome.

Airfare of the Day: British Airways FIRST CLASS London (LHR), United Kingdom to Johannesburg (JNB), South Africa from £2,299 Round Trip

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to British Airways and their first class promotional fares between London and Johannesburg.

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Reader Question: $21K In Fraudulent Charges Due To British Airways Hack & HSBC Refuses To Dispute?

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A LoyaltyLobby reader sent us a message via Facebook about an unfortunate incident that appears to be due to British Airways data hack that leaked credit card numbers with CVVs of close to 400,000 passengers that had purchased tickets from the airline.

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Reader Question: British Airways Data Theft & Card Compromised?

A LoyaltyLobby reader sent us a question regarding the British Airways data hack and compromised debit card as a result.

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Stolen Credit Card Data From British Airways Hack On Sale For $12 Million

British Airways had malware installed on its computer systems earlier this year that captured the credit and debit card information including CVV numbers of more than 244,00 customers that was then transferred to illicit third party. You can read more about this incident here, here, here and here.

Now, the this information is on sale on the “Dark Web” where apparently Russian hackers are asking $12 million for it. BA still claims that they are not aware of any verified fraud caused by the “incident”.

British Airways Executive Club Buy & Gift Avios 45% Bonus November 12 – 25, 2018

British Airways Executive Club has launched a new Avios sale that comes at up to 45% bonus for purchases made through November 25, 2018.

British Airways Executive Club Buy Avios November 2018 Campaign

British Airways has capped the number of Avios that one can purchase any calendar year before any bonuses at 100,000 that has been lifted during this sale to 200,000.

Airfare of the Day: British Airways CLUB WORLD Amsterdam (AMS), Netherlands to Cape Town (CPT), South Africa from 1,265€ Round Trip

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to British Airways and their business class round trip fares between Amsterdam and Cape Town.

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Airfare of the Day: British Airways WORLD TRAVELLER PLUS Rome (FCO), Italy to San Francisco CA (SFO), USA from 699€ Round Trip

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to American Airlines and their premium economy class round trip fares between Rome and San Francisco. Flights are sold as AA codeshares and operated by British Airways.

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Le Club AccorHotels British Airways Triple Avios October 25 – December 31, 2018

Le Club AccorHotels has launched new bonus miles offer for British Airways Executive Club member stays both booked and consumed October 25 – December 31, 2018.

Le Club AccorHotels British Airways Triple Avios Fall 2018

Executive Club members can earn triple Avios for all of their stays during the promotional period.

UPDATE: British Airways Data Breach Affects Those That Made Award Bookings April 21 – July 28, 2018

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British Airways today announced that it had found that the data breach was more widespread than originally thought (read more here, here and here).

British Airways Cruz

The hackers were able to steal the payment card information of Executive Club members that made award bookings between April 21 – July 28, 2018 (roughly 185,000 cards). This was not previously disclosed.

Would You Sit On Urine For 40,000 Avios?

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Seems that British Airways cannot escape negative publicity with their aging fleet (especially on these leisure destinations) and borderline non-existing cleaning between flights.

British Airways Urine

British Airways passenger who was flying from Gatwick to Jamaica found that his business class seat was saturated with urine after sitting on it for a while.

British Airways Executive Club Buy Avios 50% Bonus Through October 22, 2018 (UK Only)

British Airways Executive Club has launched a new Avios sale that comes at up to 50% bonus for purchases made through October 22, 2018.

British Airways Executive Club Buy Avios Promo October 2018

British Airways has capped the number of Avios that one can purchase any calendar year before any bonuses at 100,000 that has been lifted during this sale to 200,000.

Reader Question: British Airways Involuntarily Downgrade Or Reschedule For The Following Day – Compensation Per EC 261/2004?

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A LoyaltyLobby reader sent us a question by email regarding an oversell on British Airways flight from London to Washington and EC 261/2004 compensation.

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