A deal has been agreed between Unite the union and British Airways to stand down airline staff because of the Covid-19 crisis. BA will introduce a modified version of the Government’s job retention scheme, so that workers will be furloughed on 80%..
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A British Airways plane carrying passengers from Peru has landed at London’s Gatwick Airport. The UK’s flag carrier airline also announced on Tuesday that it would be suspending all Gatwick flights due to a drop in demand amidst the coronavirus..
Two more flights carrying British citizens home from Peru have landed at Gatwick Airport. The British Airways flights took off from Lima on Monday evening and arrived safely in the UK on Tuesday morning. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab announced that..
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Britain will spend up to 75 million pounds to get stranded passengers home, foreign minister Dominic Raab said on Monday, adding that airlines like British Airways, easyJet and Virgin would help and planes would be chartered where necessary. Soraya..
Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said “tens of thousands” of stranded British travellers would be flown home under a new partnership between the Government and airlines. Speaking at the Downing Street press conference, he said: “I can today..
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British passengers have touched down in Heathrow after being stuck on a Covid-19-stricken cruise ship in Cuba. Those who have been isolated on board the Braemar cruise ship, operated by Fred Olsen Cruise Line, touched down in Heathrow Airport after..
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Actor Tom Hanks and wife Rita Wilson have revealed that they have tested positive for coronavirus while in Australia. Hanks shared the news on his Instagram page, shortly after the virus was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organisation...
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A couple from the UK were lucky to get home today after they were trapped in Italy after a nationwide lockdown was issued due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Captured this morning (March 11) at Leonardo da Vinci International Airport in Rome..
British Airways has flown an almost empty flight from London to Berlin on Tuesday (March 10) at 10:20 a.m.
Footage shows rows of empty seats on the "ghost plane."
Alex, the filmer, told Newsflare: "I was surprised it was that empty.
Celebrities including Gary Lineker, Gabby Logan and Joe Wicks have helped break a Guinness World Record by pulling the heaviest plane over 100 metres. The stunt was in aid of British Airways’ week of Sport Relief fundraising events.
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Storm Ciara helped a British Airways plane set a new transatlantic flight record on February 9.
Winds generated from the Storm Ciara helped create a powerful jetstream which the Boeing 747 was able to benefit from, arriving 80 minutes ahead of..
LONDON — A British Airways Boeing 747-400 set the record for the fastest ever subsonic flight across the Atlantic on Sunday.
Flightradar24.com reports that BA112 flew consistently at Mach 0.86.
CNN reports that the overnight flight from New..
Storm Ciara battered the UK this weekend forcing many pilots to abort their landings at Heathrow airport yesterday (February 9).
Footage shows pilots from Scandinavian Airlines and British Airways attempting to land their aircraft in serious..