British Airways has been told by a London court that the reduction it made to the number of cabin crew staffing services out of Heathrow this time last year, was not a breach of contract. As a cost cutting measure, the airline announced that it would be taking some staff off long-haul flights. London’s High […]

British Airways’ boss, Willie Walsh, could very well announce tomorrow the first profits for the flag carrier in two years. The last positive results came just before the banking crisis which resulted in business travellers, the airline’s bread and butter, all but disappearing. In July, BA told its investors it was aiming to break even. […]

British Airways boss Willie Walsh has told delegates at a meeting of the Association of British Travel Agents that he is fully prepared to continue fighting the union representing his cabin crew: Unite. He added that the flag-carrier would not bow down to demands, even if Unite and its members decided to commit to further […]

One of Europe’s leading car hire firms has announced that any customers affected by a possible strike by BAA workers will be able to cancel their car rental bookings without incurring a penalty. Sixt rent a car made the announcement at the end of last week after airport workers voted by 3 to 1 in […]

The UK’s flagship carrier, British Airways has announced that the three-day strike by cabin crew had cost the airline £21 million less than previously expected, while two out of three flights managed to take off on Monday as the strike came to an end. Despite the airline showing a high level of confidence, shares closed […]

Photos have been leaked on a hardcore porn website allegedly portraying cabin crew working for British Airways in sexy poses. The pics were said to have been taken by employees who were fooling around onboard an aircraft that was meant for the eyes of friends only. But the images emerged on a porn site yesterday, […]

British Airways CEO, Willie Walsh has said that he will not be bullied into backing down because of strike threats being made by the trade union Unite. He has already offered training to other workers within the airline to become cabin crew in the event that the current cabin crews agree to walk out. In […]

Beleaguered British Airways will not be having a very merry Christmas this year if cabin crew vote in favour of proposed strike action. Trade union Unite says that it expects the majority of the 12,000 stewards and stewardesses who work for the airline to be in support of action. Unite claim that they are balloting […]

As British Airways brace themselves for a second year of financial losses they are also preparing themselves for possible strike action in the lead up to Christmas. On December 14th the results of a strike ballot will be announced. This could lead to a mass walkout by around fourteen thousand British Airways cabin crew. Legally […]

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