Airlines call for fair competition

2015-05-08 20:00

A competitive market is a healthy one and FlySafair says its entry into the low-cost domestic market is proof of this.

British Airways Seattle flight declares emergency

2015-03-06 19:04

Seattle-bound British Airways Flight BA49 is returning to Heathrow airport after declaring a mid-air emergency, the Daily Mirror says.

Irish govt asks for commitments on Aer Lingus

2015-02-24 18:00

Ireland's transport minister says the government is still considering a bid for Aer Lingus by the owner of British Airways.

IAG signals maiden dividend

2014-11-07 13:50

British Airways owner IAG has laid out plans to pay a maiden dividend, coming of age three years after it was created in a merger between BA and Iberia.

British Airways to be sued over pilot sex abuse

2014-07-30 11:10

Girls and young women who allege they were sexually abused by a BA pilot in African orphanages plan to sue the airline, a law firm representing them says.

BA owner orders 20 Airbus A320neo jets

2014-07-14 12:25

British Airways owner IAG has placed a firm order for 20 Airbus 320neo aircraft in a deal worth well over $1bn at list prices.

Airline tests blankets to measure your happiness

2014-06-30 11:15

Innovative idea to up service delivery or a creepy invasion of privacy? We're not sure how to feel about BA's new 'happiness blanket.'

BA no longer selling First Class on certain routes

2014-06-23 11:16

British Airways has been in the process of installing a new first class product - but certain aircraft still feature the old first class product, leaving the airline in a bit of a quandary.

British Airways increases Cape Town flights

2014-04-02 17:05

British Airways officially opened its new R19.8m lounge at Cape Town International Airport and says it is increasing its winter schedule to the Mother City.

Weak rand will lure more tourists - BA

2014-02-07 17:11

The weaker rand is a boon, which will bring more tourists to South Africa, according to Jamie Cassidy of British Airways.


British Airways frequent flyer accounts hacked

2015-03-30 11:00

British Airways says tens of thousands of its frequent flyer accounts have been hacked and that it has frozen those affected to sort the problem out.

British Airways wins top awards

2015-03-06 17:59

British Airways has "done the double" at the Superbrands 2015 awards, winning both the business and consumer titles.

Business class you win, economy you lose

2015-01-30 10:15

British Airways is facing a backlash from customers after making changes to the way passengers can earn and spend miles under its Avios frequent flyer programme.

British Airways owner confident on growth

2014-10-31 17:15

The owner of British Airways and Iberia has raised its forecast for profits this year and saying it was on course for another rise in 2015.

Top airlines cancel Tel Aviv flights

2014-07-22 21:16

Major US, European and Canadian airlines have cancelled flights to and from Israel after a rocket fired from Gaza struck near its main international airport in Tel Aviv.

Photo of the day: A380 over Durban

2014-07-02 16:24

British Airways has been flying their big and beautiful A380 over Durban for the past week. Check out this pic sent in by a reader!

Man sues airline for taking him to the wrong destination

2014-06-24 11:07

He said Granada, while a British Airways booking agent said Grenada - but this passenger is not prepared to call the whole thing off.

Cape Town International gets new R19.8m Airport lounge

2014-04-03 13:29

British Airways has unveiled its new lounge at Cape Town International - and all we can say is it's swish.

ADVERTORIAL: British Airways: Flight of fancy

2014-03-07 15:28

Springbok try scorer Bryan Habana and Freshlyground singer Zolani Mahola were among the guests to be entertainment on board British Airways’ largest and most modern aircraft - the A380.

British Airways launches new credit card

2014-02-05 12:43

British Airways says its new credit card offers frequent travellers the best Avios earn rate available in South Africa.

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