British Airways Newswire

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  1. Clydesdale Bank appoints directorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Sunday Herald

    ... John Lewis and a member of the John Lewis management board. He was previously chief information officer at British Airways. He is also a non-executive of retailer Pets at Home and Societe Internationale De Telecommunications Aeronautiques, a ...

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  2. Clydesdale Bank appoints directorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Sunday Herald

    ... John Lewis and a member of the John Lewis management board. He was previously chief information officer at British Airways. He is also a non-executive of retailer Pets at Home and Societe Internationale De Telecommunications Aeronautiques, a ...

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  3. Air Traffic Control Newsletter #133Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Reason Foundation

    ... of FAA, nonprofit corporation Nav Canada, and for-profit corporation NATS (U.K.). Willie Walsh of British Airways said he was not sure that NATS is the best model, and Rinaldi himself said Nav Canada is "an excellent model for Canada" but should not ...

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  4. Qatar Airways Lifts Stake in IAG, Looks at Further IncreaseRead the original story

    Wednesday May 18 | The Washington Post

    Qatar Airways Ltd. increased its stake in British Airways owner IAG SA for the second time in less than three weeks, as the Persian Gulf carrier seeks to benefit from closer ties with its European partner. The move lifts Qatar Airways' holding in IAG to 15 percent from a stake of close to 12 percent, which the Doha-based airline revealed last month.

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  5. Qatar Airways lifts stake in IAGRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | MarketWatch

    Qatar Airways on Tuesday said it had raised its stake in British Airways parent International Consolidated Airlines Group SA and would consider becoming an even larger investor in the European airline. Qatar Airways, which last year became the largest shareholder in London-based IAG, said its stake had now grown to 15.01%.

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  6. Qatar Airways Increases Stake Again in British Airways Parent CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | Skift

    A rendering of a British Airways plane. Gulf carrier Qatar Airways has invested even more money in parent company IAG.

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  7. British Airways to launch direct flight from Oman to LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: For the first time in British Airways' 43-year history of flying to Oman, the UK carrier's customers will soon be able to experience uninterrupted, direct services between Muscat International Airport and London Heathrow. From October 31, 2016, British Airways flights from the Omani capital to Terminal 5 at London Heathrow will no longer go via Abu Dhabi International Airport.

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  8. British Airways is bringing Gogo's 2Ku WiFi to long-haul flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | The Inquirer

    The INQUIRER tested GoGo's 2Ku WiFi last month , and the service will soon be available on 118 British Airways, four Aer Lingus B757s and up to 15 Iberia long-haul aircraft, according to the International Airlines Group , marking the first time that the technology has been used outside the US. The first aircraft to be kitted out with the technology is a British Airways B747-400, and the GoGo service will be available early next year.

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  9. IAG to equip up to 137 aircraft with Gogo connectivityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Air Transport World

    International Airlines Group has selected Gogo's 2Ku broadband connectivity for four Aer Lingus Boeing 757s, 118 British Airways aircraft and up to 15 Iberia long-haul aircraft. "This state of the art technology will provide greater bandwidth, faster speed and broader coverage to our airlines' customers.

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  10. British Airways to install superfast Wi-Fi on long-haul flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | Big News Network.com

    ... media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. LONDON, U.K. - British Airways has reportedly revealed plans to install Wi-Fi on 118 of its planes from 2017. According to reports, a deal has been signed ...

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  11. British Airways's new Wi-Fi service will allow Netflix streamingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Daily Mail

    ... 'the side-eye' Stream a film on Netflix, check your email or tweet a photo of the clouds from 30,000ft: British Airways reveals plans to install Wi-Fi on 118 planes starting in 2017 British Airways passengers will finally be able to stream Netflix ...

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  12. Aer Lingus and Ryanair close to a dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Business World

    ... The IAG chief executive said he doesn't agree with Mr O'Leary's prediction that legacy carriers such as British Airways or Lufthansa will eventually cull their short-haul networks. Last month, Mr O'Leary told the Irish Independent that Ryanair will ...

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  13. Former arch rivals Aer Lingus and Ryanair set to reach deal - WalshRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Independent.ie

    ... year or more on a so-called interlining model. Speaking yesterday en route to San Jose in California, as British Airways launched an inaugural flight to the city from Heathrow, Mr Walsh said that while nothing concrete has been agreed between Aer ...

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  14. British Airways set to axe more routes as terror threat and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | This Is Money

    And yesterday, as it launched a new daily direct flight from Heathrow to Silicon Valley, boss Willie Walsh said that even more destinations could be cut. International travel has been disrupted by terror attacks and the economic crisis, which has seen fewer bankers jetting off to the big financial centres.

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  15. City Diary: Ba boss Willie Walsh sheds nearly three stone after cutting out the junk foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | This Is Money

    Abrasive British Airways boss Willie Walsh's clothes are now hanging off his diminutive frame after he shed nearly three stone. Smoothychops BT chief executive Gavin Patterson, 48, impressed journalists with his natty, Don Draper-style appearance during a round-the-table discussion in the City yesterday.

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  16. Aer Lingus owner IAG to launch wifi services on long-haul fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Independent.ie

    ... will now also be equipped. IAG will also fit the wifi service - being provided by Chicago firm Gogo - on 118 British Airways long-haul aircraft, and 15 Iberia aircraft. Speaking in California a few minutes ago on board a test flight for the new wifi ...

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  17. City airport's new owners - heeded fees freeze call'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | This Is London

    ... message loud and clear from us in terms of charges. We've been told they've got the message," Walsh said. British Airways, which is the largest carrier from the airport, voiced fears that the hefty price tag on the deal would mean higher charges for ...

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  18. Drone curbs needed, says BA chief amid plane-crash fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | This Is London

    THE boss of British Airways has called for the owners of drones in Britain to be put on a register amid increasing fears that they could cause plane crashes. Willie Walsh, chief executive of BA owner IAG, said the UK should mimic the Irish aviation authorities, which have introduced a record of owners and operators of the unmanned remote-control craft.

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  19. Airports: Govt Must 'Make Up Its Mind'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | LBC 97.3

    ... echo those of Willie Walsh, chief executive of International Airlines Group, which is the parent firm of British Airways. Mr Walsh said in December that he would focus expansion away from Heathrow if the Government continued to "dither" over a third ...

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  20. The world's best dressed travellersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Iol.co.za

    Victoria Beckham has been named the best dressed celebrity traveller by British Airways, which has unveiled its inaugural list of the World's Best Dressed Travellers. With her effortless ability to turn the airport arrivals lounge into her personal fashion runway, Victoria pipped Amal Clooney to the coveted top spot.

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