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British Airways Crew Offers Travel Tips

British Airways’ cabin crew have compiled a list of travel tips to try to pass on the knowledge they gain by flying so many thousands of miles each year. Traveling to and from holiday destinations can be stressful, but with the right approach holidaymakers can arrive and depart in a relaxed fashion. British Airways crew suggest packing a pashmina or something similar into hand luggage, as moving between different climates can sometimes leave travelers short when it gets cooler. Pashminas pack down into a small space, and BA crew also said fold-up shoes can be good for a respite from normal...
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British Airways bargain package deals

British Airways has just released some great value package deals for those looking to get away before the crowds this summer. Over 100 destinations are on offer with fly-drive holidays starting from £169, two night city breaks from £179, seven night European beach breaks from £239, seven nights in the Caribbean from £599 and three night city breaks in the US from £599. Departures are based on various travel dates from May 1 to September 30, 2011. Barcelona – 7 night fly-drive from £169 per person British Airways offers a 7 night fly-drive to Barcelona from £169 per person based on...
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British Airways Increases Flights to Rio de Janeiro

British Airways Increases Flights to Rio de Janeiro
British Airways is increasing its services to Brazil by doubling its weekly frequency to Rio de Janeiro from three to six flights. Flights to Rio de Janeiro will now depart Heathrow for Rio every day, except Mondays. The departure time remains at 12.15pm, landing in Rio at 9.55pm local time. The flight will continue to be served by a three class B777, enabling customers to choose from World Traveler (economy), World Traveler Plus (premier economy) and the airline’s fully flat beds in Club World (business class). Neil Cottrell, British Airways’ head of network planning, said: “We are...
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British Airways doubles capacity on its London City to Palma route

British Airways doubles capacity on its London City to Palma route
British Airways has increased capacity on its popular London City to Palma service by 50 per cent to meet the demand for seats this summer. With additional frequency and larger aircraft the airline will be providing over 25,000 seats to the Spanish holiday island direct from the Docklands making holidays to Palma de Mallorca more accessible than ever before. Due to the high early season demand, the three-times-a-week flights will increase to six-days-a-week, excluding Saturdays, in July and August. The Friday and Sunday flights to Palma de Mallorca and Ibiza, on brand new Embraer 190 aircraft,...
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