'Game of Thrones' star denied entry to BA business lounge, responds with Twitter rant

2014-07-21 14:01

See why British Airways denied a Game of Thrones stars access to their business lounge and how the drama unfolded on Twitter.

Foodbank wins due to Habana

2014-07-17 14:02

Bryan Habana’s race against a British Airways’ A380 has helped benefit hungry and malnourished communities in South Africa.

Airplane graveyards

2014-03-01 11:13

What happens to a plane after it hits a building at OR Tambo?

Habana races BA superjumbo

2013-07-31 11:37

Springbok wing Bryan Habana pushed himself to new heights as he went up against British Airways' new superjumbo, the Airbus A380.

BA jet in UK air drama lost engine panel

2013-05-31 19:04

Air accident investigators say a BA jet that made an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport, lost panels from both its engines after they were left unlatched during maintenance.

BA plane makes emergency landing

2013-05-24 10:18

Both runways at Heathrow Airport have been closed after a British Airways plane made an emergency landing.

UK airport delays blamed on wind, staff

2012-05-15 19:47

The answer is blowing in the wind? UK panel hears varied reasons for airport clearance waits.

Snow forces Heathrow to cancel flights

2012-02-05 18:11

London's Heathrow Airport has cut around half of the 1 300 flights scheduled after snow and freezing temperatures hit much of England.

BA worker 'conspired to blow up plane'

2011-02-01 21:12

An Islamist extremist who worked as a British Airways computer expert has conspired with a radical preacher to blow up a plane bound for the United States.

Europe: US security overboard

2010-10-27 22:06

European air officials accuse the United States of imposing useless and overly intrusive travel security measures, calling on Obama to re-examine policies.


British Airways’ YouTube hit to benefit hungry communities

2014-07-18 12:54

Bryan Habana’s race against a British Airways’ A380 became a YouTube sensation, spawned a global challenge and is now benefitting hungry and malnourished communities.

Boks star in new BA video

2014-05-15 12:18

Cape Town and a couple of Springboks are the stars of British Airways’ latest online video to promote its new aircraft.

Where airplanes go to die

2014-03-01 10:45

What happens to a plane after it hits a building at OR Tambo?

BA gets Airbus A380 in fleet upgrade

2013-07-05 11:05

The first Airbus A380 jet, the world's biggest commercial aircraft, has landed in the UK as part of a $15bn upgrade to top-of-the-range planes.

BA jet had a 'technical fault'

2013-05-24 11:04

A British Airways A319 plane bound to Oslo has been forced to turn back and land in London due to a technical fault, the UK airline says. Full investigation into the incident is yet to be carried out.

Passengers foul after burst sewage pipe

2012-09-05 14:31

Passengers' bags have been covered in raw filth after a sewage pipe burst in Heathrow Terminal 5’s baggage hold.

UK snow affects SA flights

2012-02-06 14:15

South African passengers travelling to and from Heathrow Airport in London have faced some flight disruptions, after heavy snowfall led to flight cancellations.

BA cabin crew vote for more strikes

2011-03-28 21:32

British Airways PLC cabin crew have voted for more strikes in their long-running dispute with the airline.

BA cabin crew vote for fresh strikes

2011-01-21 22:07

British Airways cabin crew have voted in favour of fresh strikes in a long-running dispute with the airline over pay and other perks, the Unite trade union says.

BA apologises for crash message

2010-08-27 22:37

British Airways has apologised after passengers on a flight from London to Hong Kong were mistakenly told to prepare for a crash landing, causing panic onboard.

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