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British Airways pilots canceled next weeks strike

British Airways pilots canceled next weeks strike

Pilots at British Airways have canceled next week’s planned strike action as they called on the airline to restart talks. The British Airline Pilots Association, which represents the majority of British Airways pilots, on Wednesday, said it had decided to take the responsible course before the dispute escalated further and more damage was done to […]

Posted on September 19, 2019 by in British Airways (BA), Travel Deals, Travel News

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British pilots lose flight benefits following the strike

British pilots lose flight benefits following the strike

British Airways canceled all of its flights Monday and Tuesday, nearly 1,700, after most of its pilots refused to go to work over a contract dispute. The pilots’ labor union had rejected a proposed 11.5 percent raise over three years. British pilots lose flight benefits British Airways has just cut flight benefits for pilots for […]

Posted on September 11, 2019 by in British Airways (BA), Travel Deals, Travel News

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British Airways pilots two-day strike – Massive flight cancellations

British Airways pilots two-day strike – Massive flight cancellations

British Airways pilots began a two-day strike on Monday, grounding nearly all of its flights and disrupting thousands of passengers in a dispute over how much pay they receive. Tens of thousands of passengers have been told not to go to airports, with the airline canceling some 1,700 flights due to the disruption. British Airways […]

Posted on September 9, 2019 by in British Airways (BA), Travel Deals, Travel News

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Major changes to the British Airways Visa Signature Card

Major changes to the British Airways Visa Signature Card

The British Airways Visa Signature Card is one of Chase’s co-branded airline credit. They just announced two major changes. Award taxes and fees are the main reason people overlook British Airways when flying to Europe. These new changes just might change your mind. Current Card Benefits Earn 50,000 miles after spending $3,000 within the first […]

Posted on August 28, 2019 by in British Airways (BA), Credit Card Deals, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Norwegian already selling planes?, Chase British Airways now 100,000 bonus Avios plus $200 statement credit, Uber launches Driver rewards program

Norwegian already selling planes?, Chase British Airways now 100,000 bonus Avios plus $200 statement credit, Uber launches Driver rewards program

– is this a new strategy for many airlines – order new aircraft in bulk and then sell most off them (ideally making a profit)? – Norwegian just sold five brand new A320neo this way – Chase has a new offer for the British Airways Visa card that now comes with $200 statement credit (it […]

Posted on November 3, 2018 by in British Airways (BA), Norwegian, Travel Deals

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How to properly handle a mistake fare (and delays) for consumers and airlines alike, Ethiopian going big in Africa!

How to properly handle a mistake fare (and delays) for consumers and airlines alike, Ethiopian going big in Africa!

– British Airways is cancelling a ‘mistake fare’ from London to Tel Aviv and Dubai that was so expensive we never sent out deal alerts to subscribers British Airways has had fares around $300 Round Trip for both destinations for a few days. Given the competition in Europe this isn’t a great fare to begin […]

Posted on June 21, 2018 by in British Airways (BA)

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British Airways increasing the cost of some Avios redemptions in the US in 2016

British Airways increasing the cost of some Avios redemptions in the US in 2016

What’s the scoop with British Airways? From February 2nd, 2016, British Airways are making changes to the Executive Club pricing structure for reward flights starting or ending in the US. The change will affect shorter American Airlines and Alaska Airlines flights, which will now start from 7,500 Avios instead of 4,500 Avios (plus taxes, fees and carrier charges from $5.60). Tell me a […]

Posted on November 1, 2015 by in British Airways (BA)

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Incredible – British Airways Business Class from most US airports to London $1,091RT – returning 41,704 Avios!

Incredible – British Airways Business Class from most US airports to London $1,091RT – returning 41,704 Avios!

Skyteam and British Airways have filed some amazing Business Class fares bookable right now well into summer 2016 for $1,600 for the Round Trip. This is already a very generous offer. British Airways has included ALL (!) US destinations and several airports served by AA in the sale and the booking class I is available […]

Posted on October 15, 2015 by in British Airways (BA), Cheap flights

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British Airways Avios award redemption sale – Fly to London, Paris or Madrid for 40% less points

British Airways Avios award redemption sale – Fly to London, Paris or Madrid for 40% less points

What’s the deal with British Airways Avios? There’s just 3 days left to save 40% when you redeem your Avios for a flight between select cities in US and Canada to London, Madrid or Paris. The offer includes British Airways flights with airline partners Iberia and OpenSkies, for travel between October 1st, 2015 and March 31st, 2016. You can redeem this […]

Posted on September 24, 2015 by in British Airways (BA), Travel Deals

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