Articles Tagged ‘British Airways’

British Airways returns to Leeds Bradford after over three decades; adds short-haul services to Rotterdam and Zagreb

British Airways returns to Leeds Bradford after over three decades; adds short-haul services to Rotterdam and Zagreb

British Airways launches flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford.

British Airways resumes its Seoul Incheon service after 15 years

British Airways resumes its Seoul Incheon service after 15 years

British Airways relaunches flights from London Heathrow to Seoul Incheon in competition with Asiana Airlines and Korean Air.

British Airways connects Monrovia in Liberia with London Heathrow

British Airways connects Monrovia in Liberia with London Heathrow

British Airways now flies from London Heathrow to Monrovia in Liberia via Freetown in Sierra Leone.


British Airways starts flying to Las Vegas from London Gatwick; moves Marseille services to London Heathrow; adds flights to Alicante

British Airways starts flying to Las Vegas from London Gatwick; moves Marseille services to London Heathrow; adds flights to Alicante

British Airways commences services from London Gatwick to Las Vegas; adds Alicante and Marseille to its London Heathrow network.

British Airways now serves over 20 destinations from London City; Venice and Aberdeen added this month

British Airways now serves over 20 destinations from London City; Venice and Aberdeen added this month

British Airways is gradually building up its network from downtown London City airport. Which destinations has it added in the last 18 months and which route has it dropped? How important is the domestic market and what share does BA have of the airport’s total traffic?

British Airways Cityflyer starts serving Venice from third London airport

British Airways Cityflyer starts serving Venice from third London airport

British Airways connects London City Airport and Venice with six weekly services.


Delta and Air France shrink on transatlantic; Belgium and Switzerland markets grow most

Delta and Air France shrink on transatlantic; Belgium and Switzerland markets grow most

Traffic across the North Atlantic is the biggest long-haul market from Europe, but different airlines have had different strategies as many European economies experience difficulties. Which airlines have grown and which have cut capacity? And which country market has seen the biggest reduction?

British Airways launches new route from Gothenburg to Manchester

British Airways launches new route from Gothenburg to Manchester

British Airways’ regional airline now flies its route from Aarhus in Denmark to Göteborg Landvetter Airport in Sweden on to Manchester in the UK.

Virgin Atlantic announces London Heathrow to Manchester route from March 2013 with three daily flights

Virgin Atlantic announces London Heathrow to Manchester route from March 2013 with three daily flights

Having lost its partner airline bmi, Virgin Atlantic now announces own short haul operations as Virgin Group swaps trains for planes between London and Manchester. The airline plans to start Heathrow – Manchester flights next March using its own slots. But how has traffic developed between the two cities since 2004?


MEB3 and Turkish Airlines grow in Africa at Europe’s big airlines’ expense

MEB3 and Turkish Airlines grow in Africa at Europe’s big airlines’ expense

The Middle East Big 3 (MEB3) and Turkish Airlines are growing their networks to Sub-Saharan Africa fast, but how are the big European airline groups developing in the market? What are their African network strategies? Who is the biggest in the market and who is growing the fastest?

Sunshine Coast celebrates Cake win; more celebrations in Baltimore, Cancun and Belfast

Sunshine Coast celebrates Cake win; more celebrations in Baltimore, Cancun and Belfast

Sunshine Coast Airport in Australia was thrilled to win Cake of the Week, but who was disappointed not to win? Which airport was happy to see the return of British Airways? How was Richard Branson dressed up to celebrate Virgin Atlantic’s latest route? And how did Baltimore/Washington celebrate Condor’s arrival?

British Airways absorbing bmi network; starts new Seoul, Leeds/Bradford, Marseille and Zagreb routes from Heathrow

British Airways absorbing bmi network; starts new Seoul, Leeds/Bradford, Marseille and Zagreb routes from Heathrow

And so bmi British Midlands is gradually being absorbed by British Airways. Which routes have already been integrated into BA in time for this winter and which additional new routes is BA planning from Heathrow? What does this mean for BA’s Gatwick operation?