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.

BA A380 to fly-by Table Mountain

2014-02-05 09:53

Capetonian aviation enthusiasts can turn their eyes to the sky on Wednesday afternoon for a supersized surprise.

BA ups direct flights to Cape Town

2013-12-04 07:25

British Airways will increase its winter schedule from London to Cape Town by three flights a week - adding a vote of confidence in the destination recently named the UKs favourite city for 2014.


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.

BA opens new airport lounge in SA

2013-12-19 09:15

British Airways has opened its new lounge in Cape Town International Airport.

'Fat' frenchman gets ticket to fly

2013-11-19 08:50

A Frenchman deemed too fat too fly has finally secured a plane ticket back to Europe after an alternate plan to return by ship fell through.

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