Three British Airways crew members face dismissal from their jobs after a regional manager reported them for causing disruption, running drunk and naked through their hotel during a layover.
Airfare of the Day: American Airlines / British Airways BUSINESS CLASS San Francisco (SFO), United States to Barcelona (BCN), Spain from $2,354 Round Trip
Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to American Airlines and their holiday surcharge business class round trip fares between San Francisco and Barcelona. This fare can be routed via LHR on BA codeshares.
Airfare of the Day: British Airways BUSINESS CLASS London (LHR), United Kingdom to Sofia (SOF), Bulgaria from £230 Round Trip
Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to British Airways and their business class sell-up non-refundable round trip fares between United Kingdom and Bulgaria. This fare accrues 160 TPs on BA Executive Club (£1.44/TP!).
Bad Idea: Eighteen Brits Kicked Off British Airways Flight in Tel Aviv After Threatening To “Blow Up The Plane”
A group of 18 British travelers were kicked off a British Airways flight from Israel after one passengers threatened to blow up the aircraft.
Even though this might have have been part of a (bad) joke the group allegedly also made antisemitic remarks about other passengers, and as a result all of them got kicked off and the main offender was lead away by security forces.
British Airways To Introduce Electronic Baggage Tags (For 72.60 Euro Each) After Planning It For 5 Years
Congratulations British Airways – After a five year planning phase they finally managed to create an Electronic Baggage Tag which customers can buy at an early bird price of 72.60 Euro a piece.
American Express (U.S.) Membership Rewards Now With Up To 50% Targeted Transfer Bonus For British Airways Executive Club & Marriott Bonvoy
American Express Membership Rewards has targeted some customers with a lucrative points transfer bonus, offering a whopping 40-50% boost on mileage transfers to British Airways Executive Club and Marriott Bonvoy.
Everyone should know by now that British Airways is merely a badly run low-cost carrier masquerading as a full service one.
A LoyaltyLobby reader sent us a Tweet of what is BA’s version of a full glass of champagne and there is likely reason for this – rationing.
British Airways loaded last week Boeing 747 rotations for three domestic routes on August 25, 2019 which also happens to be airline’s 100th anniversary.
British Airways didn’t release a statement for these rotations but many suspected that these flights would have been operated using the heritage livery airplanes to commemorate the 100th anniversary. Now these flights have been retimed and/or canned.
Chase Ultimate Rewards Offers 30% Avios Transfer Bonus For British Airways Executive Club Until June 16, 2019
Chase Ultimate Rewards currently offers one of their popular Avios points transfer bonuses, which is a decent 30% boost on points transfers to British Airways Executive Club (1:1).
Both Chase and American Express offer bonuses to transfer points to British Airways in turn, so if you have points in both currencies you can consider which one is more valuable to you.
Airfare of the Day: American Airlines / British Airways BUSINESS CLASS New York (JFK), United States to Barcelona (BCN), Spain from $1,966 Round Trip
Today’s Airfare of the Day goes British Airways and their business class promotional round trip fares between New York and Barcelona. This fare allows routing on American Airlines codeshare flights.
British Airways Executive Club announced changes to its Avios award charts back in back in late April (read more here).
The problem was that BA didn’t indicate or publish any of the changes in advance so that its Executive Club members could have made an informed decision before May 30th whether to use their Avios then or now (the change could have been drastic).
This is the last call to complete your bookings for British Airways partner awards using British Airways Executive Club Avios miles before the charts change for the worse on May 30th 2019.
Airfare of the Day: American Airlines / British Airways BUSINESS CLASS New York (JFK/EWR), United States to London (LHR), United Kingdom from $2,158 Round Trip
Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to American Airlines and their low/off-peak season business class excursion round trip fares between New York and London. This fare allows to be routed on British Airways codeshares.