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British Airways

British Airways to rescue 900 UK nationals stranded in Gujarat

Two aircrafts will arrive here from the Heathrow Airport in London and leave for the UK capital on April 13 and 15

12 Apr 2020 12:34 PM

British Airways to airlift UK nationals stranded in Ahmedabad

The Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International (SVPI) Airport here will facilitate operation of three relief flights.

12 Apr 2020 12:30 PM

British Airways says almost all UK flights cancelled over strike

British Airline Pilots Association last month gave airline notice of 3 days of industrial action in September.

09 Sep 2019 11:56 AM

VR entertainment on airplanes, trial takes-off

The headset is supported even when passengers are lying fully flat.

15 Aug 2019 10:00 AM

British Airways faces record USD 230 million fine over data theft

The ICO proposed a penalty of 183.4 million pounds, or 1.5 per cent of British Airways’ 2017 worldwide turnover, for the hack.

09 Jul 2019 7:48 AM


British Airways resumes flights to Pakistan, after 10-year sabbatical

Britain's flagship carrier stopped flying to Pakistan after Marriott hotel in the capital, was bombed in 2008, killing more than 50 people.

03 Jun 2019 9:27 AM

British Airways to Resume Flights to Pakistan after a Decade

British Airways had six weekly flights to the Pakistani capital before the Marriott attack, which killed more than 50 people

18 Dec 2018 6:17 PM

Racism onboard?

An Indian family deboarded from a British Airways flight has stirred up another debate on discrimination.

11 Aug 2018 12:00 AM

British Airways offloads Indian family as their 3-yr-old son was crying

The Indian passenger has written to Suresh Prabhu, Sushma Swaraj alleging 'humiliation and racial discrimination' by British Airways.

09 Aug 2018 1:21 PM

British Airways accused of sexism by worker who claims he was sacked over 'man bun'

He has accused them of terminating his contract after asking him to cut his hair since it breached uniform policy.

06 Aug 2018 7:43 PM


UK: Drunk, abusive Indian-origin law tutor removed from plane, arrested

Meghna Kumar was arrested and escorted out of the British Airways aircraft before it took off

20 Aug 2017 12:17 PM

Sweet scent of success

Bringing happiness and beauty into people’s lives is what inspires Dinaz.

22 Jun 2017 12:52 AM

British Airways boss says IT failure not due to outsourcing to India, won’t quit

Cruz also said that no passengers' data had been compromised and that there was no evidence that it was due to a cyber attack.

30 May 2017 11:01 AM

Flights from London cancelled as global IT outage causes chaos

The failure, caused by a power supply problem, disrupted BA's flight operations worldwide.

29 May 2017 8:33 AM

BA cancels flights from London as global IT outage causes chaos

The failure, caused by a power supply problem, disrupted BA's flight operations worldwide

28 May 2017 9:06 PM


Outsourcing IT jobs to India caused technical failure: British Airways

The GMB union said BA laid off hundreds of IT staff last year and outsourced the work to India to cut costs.

28 May 2017 2:37 PM

British Airways cancels flights from London's Heathrow, Gatwick after IT glitch

Every departure scheduled until 6pm has been cancelled and the airline is asking passengers not to come to the airports.

27 May 2017 7:43 PM

Denied access to toilet, 87-year-old wets self on British Airways flight

British Airways acknowledged the incident but Behroozi complained her mother did not receive any compensation or an apology.

03 Apr 2017 3:41 PM

Laptop ban on flights to UK to be implemented by March 25

The move came hours after the US government warned that extremists plan to target passenger jets with bombs hidden in electronic devices.

23 Mar 2017 10:48 AM

Eek! Mouse delays London-to-San Francisco flight for 4 hours

British Airways apologized and said they were satisfied that only two-legged passengers were on the flight once it took off.

02 Mar 2017 2:34 PM