British Airways

British Airways

An Overview of British Airways

British Airways (BA) is the leading international airline and the national carrier of the United Kingdom. It is the largest airline in the United Kingdom based on the size of its fleet, and it is the second largest airline in the United Kingdom based on the number of passengers carried. A British Airways Board was established in 1972 to manage two nationalized airlines and two regional airlines, On March 31st 1974 all these four companies were merged to form British Airways.

British Airways has its headquarters at Heathrow in London. British Airways has its hubs at Heathrow Airport and Gatwick Airport. British Airways is a huge airline which operates both domestic and international flights. British Airways is the only airline in the world that operates flights to all six inhabited continents.


British Airways has a massive fleet of 293 aircrafts, which include Airbus A318-100, A319-100, A320-200, A321-200, A380-800, and Boeing 737-400, 747-400, 767-300ER, 777-200, 777-200ER, 777-300ER, 787-8 and 787-9. This massive fleet ensures that British Airways operates all its short, medium and long haul flights seamlessly. With a fleet of 293 aircrafts British Airways flies to 550 destinations all over the world.

British Airways is one of the founding members of One World Airline Alliance, this alliance has esteemed members namely, American Airlines, Cathay Pacific Airways, Qantas and Canadian Airlines. British Airways is also one of the few airlines to have operated flights on the supersonic aircraft, Concorde. British Airways withdrew the Concorde on 24th October, 2003.

British Airways aims at providing such offers to its passengers which will make business and individual fliers fly with them whenever they can. They also make sure all their customers enjoy a unique premium service whenever and wherever they fly with the airline. The major goals of the airline are as follows; To be the airline of choice for longhaul premium customers, To deliver outstanding service for customers at every contact point and Meet the customers’ needs.


British Airways connects major Indian cities to the rest of the world. India is connected to London, Birmingham, Zurich, Prague, Frankfurt, Copenhagen, Berlin and Budapest. British Airways flies to and from India on the following routes, London to Hyderabad, Mumbai to Birmingham, Delhi to Birmingham, Bengaluru to Birmingham, Zurich to Bengaluru, Prague to Delhi, Frankfurt to Hyderabad, Copenhagen to Hyderabad, Berlin to Mumbai and Budapest to Delhi.

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British Airways is a full cost carrier and has four cabin class categories namely Economy, Premium Economy, Business and First Class. On short and medium haul flights, there are only two cabin classes namely Economy and Business Class. On long haul flights, the cabin is divided into four categories Economy, Premium Economy, Business and First Class. First Class is offered on all Airbus A380s, all Boeing 747-400s and some 777-200s. First Class guarantees privacy with fourteen demi cabins. Club World is the long haul business class and is offered on Boeing 767, 777, 787, 747-400, Airbus A318 and A380. They provide the passengers with fully flat beds to make the journey as comfortable as always. World Traveler Plus is the premium economy on the long haul flights, this offers extended leg room, foot rest and power sockets. World Traveler is the Economy of the long haul international flights, this cabin class offers complimentary drinks and meals on-board the flight.

British Airways provides passengers with free check in baggage allowance, the allowance varies with the route flown and also the cabin class. Passengers are advised to refer the website for the correct baggage allowance. Passengers are also advised to check their baggage allowance at the time of booking their tickets.

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