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Rytis Beresnevicius

Qatar Airways to seat two directors on IAG executive board

To gain the approval of its largest single shareholder, International Airlines Group (IAG) is looking at accepting two representatives from Qatar Airways onto their executive board....


Pijus Jauniskis

BA retires historical all-business BA1 trans-Atlantic flight

British Airways (BA) confirmed to AeroTime that it will terminate the historical all-business class flight BA1/BA2 between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and London City Airport (LCY) with the Airbus A318 as the parent company of BA, International Airlines Group (IAG), announced it was retiring the A318 fleet....


Valius Venckunas

BA threatened with a strike, says it is “disappointed”

Trade union Unite sent a letter with a strike warning British Airways (BA) over its plan to institute significant pay cuts and change employment terms and conditions....


Pijus Jauniskis

IAG looks to save $704 million on Air Europa deal

International Airlines Group (IAG), parent to Aer Lingus, British Airways, Iberia, and others, is reportedly negotiating to acquire Air Europa, owned by Globalia, for half its original price ($1.17B)....


Valius Venckunas

Deal over British Airways pay cuts awaits pilots’ approval

After nearly three months of negotiations, British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA) has reached a deal with British Airways (BA) that will keep over 1,200 pilots from losing their jobs but require 4,300 to accept pay cuts....


Rytis Beresnevicius

Looking back at some of the iconic Boeing 747 liveries

Undoubtedly, the Boeing 747 is a true icon in aviation. Unfortunately, the aircraft's story might end prematurely, as the COVID-19 pandemic had ravaged the industry and the demand for international air travel....


Clement Charpentreau

God could not save the Queen: British Airways retires Boeing 747

British Airways is permanently retiring all of its Boeing 747 fleet due to the drop in demand caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The airline announced that the jumbo jets will be decommissioned with immediate effect....


Kristina Kirkliauskaite

Reopening of Europe: on what scale airlines resume service?

Although the level of operating flights is only expected to get back to normal in 2023 at the earliest, airlines in Europe are slowly reinstating their schedules from the middle of June 2020. The continent’s biggest carriers such as Ryanair, Wizzair, Lufthansa, British Airways, Air France, and KLM have begun to operate a small number of regular scheduled flights, applying different safety policies onboard. In this article, take an overview...


Rytis Beresnevicius

British Airways Boeing 787 slid off the taxiway in Edmonton

A British Airways Boeing 787 was involved in an unfortunate incident in Edmonton, Canada, as it was reportedly pushed back too far and ended up on the grass, rather than the taxiway....


Rytis Beresnevicius

British Airways to receive first Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

British Airways is set to expand its Boeing 787 Dreamliner family aircraft, as it is about to accept the largest member, the 787-10, into its fleet on May 21, 2020....