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A man yelling ‘I want to get out’ tried to force open an emergency exit mid-flight on a British Airways plane

Passengers including Dean Whyte — a boxing consultant who is the brother of the British professional boxer Dillian Whyte — intervened to help.

A former British Airways exec has been indicted in New York on allegations of corruption

The executive is accused of taking $5 million in bribes to favor a specific contractor while he managed airline operations at JFK Terminal 7.
A British Airways plane.

Airlines are flying tons of unneeded fuel around the world to save as little as $52 by not filling up in countries with higher prices

The practice, called fuel tankering, gives airlines an often tiny saving at the cost of much-larger carbon emissions, BBC's 'Panorama' said.
Flight BA 422 departed from London's Heathrow Airport o August 5, 2019, and suddenly filled with smoke as it descended in Valencia, Spain.

Passengers who took a British Airways flight that filled with smoke 2 months ago say they still have breathing problems

Flight BA 422 departed London for Valencia on August 5 without any apparent hitches but as it descended, the cabin suddenly filled with smoke.

Video shows a climate protester climbing on top of a plane and laying down at London City Airport

The protestor live-streamed a video as he sat on top of the plane, waiting for police to come and remove him. There were other protests across London.
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Thomas Cook planes parked in England's Manchester Airport on Monday, September 23 2019, after the airline collapsed.

Rival airlines are hiking prices by as much as 400% after Thomas Cook collapsed

Passengers say they saw flight price increases from airlines like Jet2, British Airways, TUI, and Ryanair. Operators say it is just economics.

British Airways pilots plan to strike over 3 days in September, throwing air travel into chaos

The dates were announced following weeks of negotiations between the airline and the pilots' union. The union initially voted in July for the strike.
I travelled in both British Airway's brand new business class Club Suites, and its short-haul alternative.

I flew in British Airway’s brand new long-haul business class suites followed by the short-haul equivalent the day after, and I have no idea why...

Here's how British Airways' business class offering differs depending on whether you fly long- or short-haul.
I travelled in both British Airway's brand new business class Club Suites, and its short-haul alternative.

I flew in British Airway’s brand new long-haul business class suites followed by the short-haul equivalent the day after, and I have no idea why...

Here's how British Airways' business class offering differs depending on whether you fly long- or short-haul.