Twitter Logo Facebook Logo LinkedIn Logo Google+ Logo RSS Logo
The World's leading Airline Intelligence Provider since 1998 | ch-aviation airline directory | ch-aviation data & advisory | Advertising

Airline Information

  • British Airways Airline Name
  • Active Status

General Info






Scheduled Carrier
Founded: only visible to premium users

Stock Market Symbol

only visible to premium users


B.O.A.C (1939-1974) merged into British Airways
British Caledonian Airways (1971-1988) merged into British Airways
Dan Air London (1953-1992) merged into British Airways
CityFlyer Express (1992-2002) merged into British Airways
bmi british midland (2001-2012) merged into British Airways

Social Media

Legal Name and Address

only visible to premium users

Phone Number

only visible to premium users


London Heathrow (LHR)
England B
United Kingdom B
Europe B

Route Network show complete network

84 Countries served
212 Destinations served
284 Routes served




News show all

St. Helena awards flight contract to South Africa's Comair

Comair (South Africa) (MN, Johannesburg O.R. Tambo) will next year commence scheduled services to St Helena after the island's government awarded the carrier a contract to operate weekly services to Johannesburg O.R. Tambo on-board B737-800 equipment.

"The agreement with Comair is for an initial term of three years from the date of the first flight, with the potential for up to two extensions of two years each – a maximum term of seven years," the St. Helena government said in a ...

London Heathrow unveils measures to boost domestic connectivity

British Airways (BA, London Heathrow) hub owner, Heathrow Airport Holdings Ltd (HAHL), has unveiled a series of measures aimed at increasing the use of London Heathrow as an international conduit for other cities and towns located throughout the United Kingdom.

Overall the airport plans to add nine new domestic air links while boosting frequencies on existing routes to Aberdeen Dyce, Belfast City, Edinburgh, Glasgow Int'l, Leeds/Bradford, Manchester Int'l, and Newcastle.

In addition to ...

South Africa's Comair to begin talks with St Helena government

Comair (South Africa) (MN, Johannesburg O.R. Tambo) has been appointed the preferred bidder for the provision of air services to the island of St Helena located roughly 2,000km off the coast of Angola, in the Atlantic Ocean.

The government of St Helena and the British Department for International Development (DFID) will, over the next few weeks, begin detailed negotiations with the South African operator with a definitive announcement to be made thereafter.

"This marks a very positive step ...

Schenker AG settles with 3 carriers in US cargo cartel case

NCA - Nippon Cargo Airlines (KZ, Tokyo Narita) along with SAS Scandinavian Airlines (SK, Copenhagen Kastrup) and Cargolux (CV, Luxembourg) have reached a settlement with German logistics firm, Schenker, in its antitrust lawsuit brought against them for their alleged involvement in air cargo cartel activities.

In a statement, the Deutsche Bahn subsidiary said it had dismissed its claims against the three carriers in its lawsuit brought in the Eastern District of New York. Though it did not ...

Lao Central Airlines eyes 4Q return with B777s and B737s to boot

Lao Central Airlines (LF, Vientiane) has revised its planned resumption of services date from mid year, to year-end airline chairman and chairman of its parent firm, Phongsavanh Group, Prof. Od Phongsavanh, has said. The relaunch will be timed to coincide with Laos' entry into the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) common market.

Using its sole aircraft - an SSJ 100-95 parked at Vientiane - Lao Central will resume flights to Luang Prabang domestically and to Bangkok Don Mueang regionally before ...


Fleet show complete list

Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
A318-1002 2hiddenhiddenhidden
A319-10044 44hiddenhiddenhidden
A321-100/-20018 18hiddenhiddenhidden
A380-8009 9hiddenhiddenhidden
B737-4005 5hiddenhiddenhidden
B747-40043 43hiddenhiddenhidden
B757-200 WIN.1 1hiddenhiddenhidden
B767-30014 14hiddenhiddenhidden
B777-20046 46hiddenhiddenhidden
B777-300(ER)12 12hiddenhiddenhidden
B787-88 8hiddenhiddenhidden
B787-9   hiddenhiddenhidden
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.


This content is restricted to ch-aviation ch-aviation basic and ch-aviation pro users.


This content is restricted to ch-aviation ch-aviation basic and ch-aviation pro users. ch-aviation ch-aviation basic users can access regional partnerships, ch-aviation ch-aviation pro users can also get alliance and codeshare agreement details.


This content is restricted to ch-aviation ch-aviation pro users.
Get all of ch-aviation pro’s senior airline management contacts in an easy to use Excel format for easy import into your CRM, find out more here.

IT Systems

This content is restricted to ch-aviation ch-aviation pro users.
Premium users are able to get access to address, phone number and e-mail, average fleet age, alliance details, airline schedules including direct drilldowns into specific schedule displays by aircraft type, information on codeshare agreements (ch-aviation users only), subsidiaries and regional partners, aircraft not yet delivered (ch-aviation and users) and much more. Please click here for more details.