Video: British Airways Explains How an Evacuation Slide Works

Whether you are a seasoned traveller like me or someone who is new to flying, the chances are you have often wondered how the huge inflatable slides fitted to commercial aircraft work. Recently British Airways released a behind-the-scenes video which provides access to routine tests on some of the evacuation slides found on board its […]

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Explore the magic of European Christmas Markets with British Airways

I hate to ruin the excitement for Halloween, but it is never to early to start talking about Christmas. Even some of the major department stores in my hometown have put up their Christmas decorations. Too early for that? Yes it is. I don’t know about you, but I have always wanted to visit those […]

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An Evening Event at the British Airways i360

I recently had the opportunity to attend a private event at the British Airways i360; a unique vertical cable-car attraction located along the bustling seafront in the city of Brighton and Hove. I thought I would share my experience with you and delve into why the i360 is a great venue to host a party or […]

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Review: British Airways i360

Today, August 4 marks the first anniversary since the British Airways i360 opened in the public in Brighton and Hove. Designed and conceived by David Marks and Julia Barfield of Marks Barfield Architects, the same team behind The London Eye; the i360 features a 4-metres in diameter wide tower and a round doughnut-shaped glass viewing pod […]

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British Airways Unveil New Safety Video

The very well known airline British Airways have unveiled a brand new preflight safety video which features a number of well-known personalities including Sir Ian Mckellen, Warwick Davis and Chef Gordon Ramsay to name a few. Let’s take a look! #BritishAirwaysSafetyVideo The current British Airways preflight safety video has been in use for the past […]

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Review – World Traveller Plus with British Airways

I recently had the opportunity to fly with British Airways from London Gatwick to Oakland, California in World Traveller Plus. That’s the brand name for the carriers’ Premium Economy cabin. If you didn’t know, Oakland is a smaller airport in the Bay Area which is in a great location to nearby San Francisco, San Jose […]

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Tried + Tested: Self-Service Boarding Gates

  In April this year, British Airways became the first airline in the UK to implement automated biometric technology throughout London Heathrow Terminal 5 with the launch of self-service boarding gates. I know what you’re thinking; it is yet another piece of technology which is taking over a manual process – but I think it […]

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Today is the day: Airlines move locations at Gatwick

After two years of planning, today is they day where Gatwick Airport Limit finally have their wish granted. easyJet are now operating solely out of the North Terminal. Previously, the low-cost carrier has split its operation between both the North and South Terminals, which often caused confusion for passengers and was quite an expensive business. […]

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British Airways launches “M&S Onboard” Catering

Today is the day that many passengers have been looking forward to, or the complete opposite. British Airways have completely revamped their short-haul catering proposition and have brought in the upmarket supermarket chain M&S whom will be providing a buy-on-board offering to customers seated in the Euro Traveller cabin. BA’s short-haul product has always been […]

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Photo of the week: World Traveller Plus on the A380

Today’s photo of the week is of the small but spacious World Traveller Plus cabin aboard a British Airways A380 aircraft. World Traveler Plus is BA’s answer to Premium Economy and features seats which sport a width of 18.5 and a generous pitch of 38 inches. You’ll find that is pretty standard for a Premium Economy […]

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