BA trials biometric tech enabling customers to move through airport without showing their passports

British Airways trials biometric tech at Heathrow that enables customers to travel through the airport ‘smartly’… without showing their passports Pre-flight, customers scan their face, passport and boarding pass on their device When they arrive at the airport, Smart Bio-Pod cameras verify their identity  This means passports don’t need to be shown until the destination … Read more

British Airways passengers left fuming as Seville to Gatwick flight delayed due to faulty curtain

Bewildered passengers slam BA after flight from Seville to Gatwick is delayed because of a faulty CURTAIN separating business and economy The flight was due to take off from Seville at 11.30am but left  at 1.45pm today Passengers were initially told the hold-up was caused by foggy weather Later informed second hold-up was caused by … Read more

Queen Consort’s plane ‘suffered nose damage when it was hit by BIRD’ as she flew home from Indian

A plane understood to have been carrying the Queen Consort suffered massive nose damage when it was hit by a bird strike today as it flew home from India.  The mid-air drama is unlikely to have been welcomed by Camilla who is known to have a fear of flying. The British Airways Boeing 777-200ER aircraft (G-YMMJ) … Read more

Dramatic moment armed cops force barrister and wife off BA flight after furious row with cabin crew

This is the dramatic moment when a top barrister was ordered off a British Airways flight by armed police – after a row broke out when the airline downgraded his family’s nanny from business class to economy.   In the video, two police officers stand beside Charles Banner, QC, 41, as they demand that he leave BA … Read more

Chaos at Heathrow due to WILDLIFE

Chaos at Heathrow due to WILDLIFE: Fox on runway and plane struck by birds forces pilots to ABORT landings and crews to ground flights – sparking delays for passengers  Flights stopped from landing at Heathrow Airport after a fox entered runway Several aircrafts were reportedly forced to abort landing at Heathrow Airport Crews rushed to … Read more

British Airways launches inflight at-seat digital food ordering using onboard Wi-Fi

British Airways launches inflight digital menu ordering, with economy passengers able to go online and order drinks and snacks directly to their seats using free onboard Wi-Fi Customers can already pre-order inflight food from the Speedbird Café menu  This menu includes items by Michelin-starred chef Tom Kerridge But now passengers will be able to top-up … Read more

Gareth Southgate double escorted away from rowdy football fans convinced he’s England manager

Pilot claims he looks so much like Gareth Southgate he’s been ‘escorted by police away from wild football fans’ – but This Morning viewers aren’t convinced Neil Rowe, 51, from Surrey, is the double for England manager Gareth Southgate British Airways Pilot has been inundated by fans wanting photos and autographs In 2016 he was … Read more

British Airways Dreamliner 787 nose COLLAPSES on the tarmac at Heathrow Airport 

British Airways Dreamliner 787 nose COLLAPSES on the tarmac at Heathrow Airport By William Cole For Mailonline Published: 09:53 BST, 18 June 2021 | Updated: 10:05 BST, 18 June 2021 A British Airways plane has suffered a nose gear collapse on the tarmac at Heathrow Airport. Shocking photos show the Dreamliner 787 with its nose … Read more

British Airways unveils new ‘Forty Winks’ lounge at Heathrow that features free power-nap sleep pods

British Airways unveils new ‘Forty Winks’ lounge at Heathrow that features free power-nap sleep pods The pods are available in British Airways’ Galleries First Lounge in Terminal 5 They’re described as ‘world’s first chair designed exclusively for power napping’ Passengers can set them for a desired duration or a programmed 20-minute nap By Jennifer Newton … Read more