British Airways Posts

British Airways AARP Discount Just Got Sweeter


If you plan to book a ticket with British Airways but have not joined the AARP, you, amigo, are missing out! British Airways just sweetened an already good deal with higher discounts for economy and premium economy tickets.
I have outlined the BA AARP discount in the past, noting that my ...

British Airways Invites You to Capitalize on Brexit


Ask not what you can do for Brexit, ask what can Brexit do for me -- that seems to be the rallying cry at British Airways, which has capitalized on the GBP's lowest level since 1985 to launch a three-day fare sale:
 
The fare sale isn't all that great actually, but I ...

Qantas oneworld Business Class Lounge at LAX

The Qantas oneworld Business Class Lounge at LAX is located airside on level five of the Tom Bradley International Terminal. The lounge is open from 6:30 AM to 11:30 PM daily. For those traveling on American Airlines, you are in luck. The new airside connector between terminal four and the Tom ...
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OSL Lounge - Oslo Oneworld, Priority Pass, and Other Airline Lounge

The OSL Lounge at Oslo International Airport serves a plethora of airlines including British Airways, Air Berlin, Finnair, Qatar Airlines and nearly every other airline at Oslo which is not part of the Star Alliance, as Star Alliance airlines tend to utilize the SAS lounge at OSL. Despite the number ...
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Lounge Review: British Airways Concorde Room at New York JFK

British Airways operates from terminal 7 at New York's JFK airport. The British Airways Concorde Room at JFK is located airside adjacent to gate 1. Once you clear through the First Class Check-in and Fast Track security lane, keep to your left and walk past the waiting area for gate 1. This part of ...

Trip Report British Airways Boeing 747 First Class, New York to London

I'm just gonna cut to the chase and give you the spoiler. By first class standards, British Airways first class is not the best product. They aren't horrible by any means but for the price you pay in miles and cash (fuel surcharges and airport tax), British Airways first class leaves a lot to be ...
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British Airways Will Serve New Champagne on Short Haul Flights

British Airways is bringing back updating the bubbly as British Airways searches for ways to enhance the premium passenger flying experience when flying short haul routes within Europe. The airline already offers complimentary beer, wine, and spirits, along with snacks and meals on flights ...
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New British Airways Award Search Interface

British Airways Executive Club has again updated the interface of its award search engine, though functionally the tool remains unchanged. The only advantage to the new search tool is a more prominent display of which travel days are "peak" and which are "off-peak".


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Airport Lounge Review - The British Airways Concorde Room At London Heathrow

With our vacation rapidly drawing to a close, while I was certainly looking forward to our upcoming flight in First Class on an A380 to cap things off, I was also eagerly anticipating our lounge visit at Heathrow that morning.  Why?  Thanks to our transatlantic First Class ticket, we'd ...
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How To Get Arrested on a Plane


Many are tense now with recent terrorist attacks in Paris and Beirut still a vivid memory as is the downing of a Russian jet in Egypt. With that heightened fear, I can only imagine what passengers onboard a British Airways flight from London to Boston this afternoon felt when an unruly ...

British Airways Stabs USA Travelers in the Back in Latest Cutback


British Airways should be ashamed of itself -- truly ashamed.
Every carrier has sweet spots on its award chart and we all knew that one of the great bright spots of the Executive Club award chart was 4,5000 miles for shorthaul redemptions of flights under 650 miles. That somehow survived ...
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Yes, I Took Advantage of the British Airways Sale and You Should Too


When news hit about British Airways’ stellar business class fare deal yesterday, I had no intention of taking advantage – I already have a healthy supply of points to fund years of premium cabin award travel, am loyal to United Airlines, and perhaps most importantly, my wife still ...
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British Airways London City - JFK Business Class Only Virtual Tour

British Airways and Google have teamed up to provide users with a google street view virtual tour of British Airways dedicated London City to New York City-JFK service. The virtual tour is a great way to see what high end business travelers experience on British Airways unique A318 business class ...

Flight Review - British Airways Club Europe, London-Istanbul and Rome-London

After a relaxing visit to the British Airways Galleries South lounge at London Heathrow, it was time to hit the air once again for our flight to Istanbul.  These flights would be on British Airways' intra-European business class product, Club Europe, my first experience with European business ...
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New California British Airways Route Has Lots of Award Space

British Airways will commence service between the Silicon Valley and London on May 4, 2016, offering daily non-stop service between San Jose, CA and London Heathrow on its new 787-9 Dreamliner. If you are looking for non-stop business class award space from the West Coast to Europe, now is the time ...
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