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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

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London Heathrow (LHR)
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83 Countries served
211 Destinations served
282 Routes served




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Poland's LOT still in the hunt for rich investor says CEO

LOT Polish Airlines (LO, Warsaw Chopin) CEO Sebastian Mikosz, said during CAPA’s Airlines in Transition Conference late last month that his airline is still in the hunt for a strategic partner.

According to Mikosz, partnering a larger carrier would allow LOT to free itself from the shackles of state ownership and the associated problems of political interference that it brings. He said that while state-sponsorship allowed an airline to stay afloat through tough times, the relatively meagre ...

Virgin Atlantic voices concerns about IAG/Aer Lingus tie-up

Virgin Atlantic (VS, London Heathrow) is planning to take its concerns about the International Airlines Group's (IAG) proposed takeover of Aer Lingus (EI, Dublin Int'l) to the European Commission (EC), a week after it did so with an Irish parliamentary Transport Committee.

During its meeting in Dublin last week, Virgin sought commitments to preserve competition in the Ireland-United Kingdom market which, if the sale goes ahead, would see Aer Lingus and fellow IAG sister carrier ...

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 ...


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
B747-40042 42hiddenhiddenhidden
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.


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