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Flight diversion fallout: British Airways says Nigerian passengers made own arrangements from Accra

IN the aftermath of leaving Nigerian passengers in Accra, leading to untold hardships, British Airways has come out with an explanation stating that some of their 157 Nigerian passengers chose to make personal arrangements for their return to Lagos. This is just as the carrier has called on aggrieved passengers …

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Yadudu insists BA diverted to Accra based on their SOP, not due to landing aids

MANAGING Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, (FAAN) Captain Rabiu Yadudu Thursday said British Airways diverted London Heathrow – Lagos bound BA 075 flight to Accra on its own accord not because they couldn’t land, but because they felt their own SOP (Standard Operating Procedure) demands that they …

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NAMA says BA diversion to Accra, unnecessary, navigational, landing aids serviceable

Confirms facilities calibration will commence January 16 NIGERIAN Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) have said that the diversion on the 6th of January, British Airways (BA) and other foreign operators are avoidable based on existing facilities as BA has been operating into Lagos daily using the ILS CATII on Runway 18 …

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British Airways flight 083 to Abuja loses engine midair, executes return

IN what the airline described as ‘a minor technical issue’ a British Airways flight BA083 in bound Abuja returned to the London Heathrow Airport after its aircraft lost one of its engine. The aircraft took off from Heathrow airport last night (Tuesday November 26) and was airborne when pilot announced …

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BA introduces summer holidays promotional fare

BRITISH AIRWAYS, international flag carrier in the United Kingdom introduces a promotional fare for those who would be traveling for the summer holiday.  British Airways customers and the general public will be able to take advantage of the slashed fares from 1st June up till 5th June, 2017 for flights …

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IT crash causes BA to cancel flights worldwide

Lagos-London affected as passengers are left stranded SERIOUS problems with British Airways’ IT systems have led to thousands of passengers having their plans disrupted, after all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick were cancelled. Passengers described “chaotic” scenes at the airports, with some criticising BA for a lack of information. The airline …

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BA offers Executive Club Members more benefits

BRITISH AIRWAYS’ loyalty programme, The Executive Club is unlocking even more benefits and flexibility to deliver greater loyalty rewards and value to its members. Executive Club Members who may be travelling less than usual as they’re on maternity, paternity or adoption leave will now be offered a ‘status freeze’.  This …

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British Airways First Class, ‘Truly the First’

BRITISH Airways has opened its exclusive new check-in area for First customers and Executive Club Gold cardholders, including a dedicated two-lane security channel with direct access for the first time to British Airways’ flagship Concorde Room or Galleries First lounge. The First Wing gives First customers far greater privacy and …

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