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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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86 Countries served
208 Destinations served
324 Routes served




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Brazil's Azul denies interest in TAP Portugal privatization plans

Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras (AD, Campinas Viracopos) has rejected claims in the international media that it is interested in the privatization of TAP Portugal (TP, Lisbon). Last week, Portuguese Minister of the Economy, António Pires de Lima, disclosed that several parties had submitted Expressions of Interest to Lisbon for a 49% stake in the airline.

Last year, CEO David Neeleman was reported to be in talks with Brazil's national development bank, BNDES, to arrange financing to acquire a ...

FAA to fine three airlines for alleged safety violations

FedEx Express (FX, Memphis Int'l) along with British Airways (BA, London Heathrow) and Envoy Air (MQ, Dallas/Fort Worth) are among a group of five companies being fined a total of USD430'000 by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for alleged violations of safety and hazardous material regulations.

According to Reuters, the FAA is seeking to fine British Airways USD195'000 for allegedly asking partner American Airlines (AA, Dallas/Fort Worth) to ship an oxygen generator, forbidden ...

South Africa's Comair to acquire two ex-Qantas B737s

Comair (South Africa) (MN, Johannesburg O.R. Tambo) says it will acquire two B737-400s from Qantas (QF, Sydney Kingford Smith) with delivery of the aircraft scheduled for next year. The jets are valued at ZAR44million (USD3.99million).

For its Kulula Air (MN, Johannesburg O.R. Tambo) low-cost carrier division and under its franchise agreement with British Airways (BA, London Heathrow), Comair operates six B737-300s, ten B737-400s, and ten B737-800s on flights throughout South Africa as well ...

Denmark's Sun-Air confirmed for Hamburg - London City flights

Sun-Air (EZ, Billund) is set to offer a multiple daily service from Hamburg Fuhlsbüttel to London City with effect from October 27. The flights, which will only operate during the week, will use a Do328-100.

"The airline has seen success with its services to Billund from London City Airport and will now offer the same full in-flight service on this new route," a statement read. Sun-Air operates under a franchise agreement with British Airways (BA, London Heathrow) with all of flights sold ...

Virgin Atlantic to drop Little Red?

Virgin Atlantic (VS, London Heathrow) is set to phase out its domestic subsidiary, Little Red, just 18 months after it was launched. Quoting unnamed sources close to the airline's operations, The Sunday Times says the decision to wind-up Little Red's operations came after the carrier failed to garner enough market share with some flights operating with only a one-third occupancy rate. Virgin Atlantic is using four A320-200s wet-leased from Aer Lingus (EI, Dublin Int'l) for its Little Red ...


Fleet show complete list

Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
A318-1002 2hiddenhiddenhidden
A319-10044 44hiddenhiddenhidden
A321-100/-20018 18hiddenhiddenhidden
A380-8007 7hiddenhiddenhidden
B737-40013 13hiddenhiddenhidden
B747-40046 46hiddenhiddenhidden
B757-200 WIN.1 1hiddenhiddenhidden
B767-30017 17hiddenhiddenhidden
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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