British Airways Posts

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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Amenity Kit Review: British Airways First Class

This British Airways first class (men's) kit from my New York to London Heathrow flight a few months ago is one of my favorite kits. It's a classy kit full of wonderful products. For our introductory post and description of the 5 category, 5 point rating scale, click here. 
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Flight Review - British Airways First Class, Atlanta to London Heathrow



At last, after months of planning and anticipating, it was time to hit the skies and head across the pond for our Mediterranean cruise.  Since we used miles, we had to take a circuitous route to Istanbul, first heading to Atlanta, then London before taking our final hop to ...
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Inspired by British Airways: London to Kuala Lumpur

British Airways has produced amazing short videos in the past.  Before I include links of those, this one just came to me in an email yesterday from Heathrow and I think it looks stunning.  I wasn't aware they were starting a new route to Kuala Lumpur and I am not sure what the appetite is ...

Last Call for 40% American Express Transfer Bonus to British Airways

We're just a few hours away from the end of the most lucrative American Express Membership Rewards transfer bonus we've seen in more than a year. Last call to take advantage of the 40% British Airways Executive Club transfer bonus.

Did I take advantage? Yes, although I did not go crazy ...
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