British Airways News Stories

Pilot Strike Cost British Airways $150 Million

September 26, 2019

British Airways parent IAG says the recent pilot strike cost it an estimated EUR€137 million (USD$149.6 million) after it had to cancel over 2,000 flights.


British Airways Pilots Cancel Strike to Allow Talks

September 18, 2019

The BALPA union representing pilots at British Airways has called off next week’s planned strike “for a period of reflection.”


British Airways Cancels Flights for Next Strike Date

September 12, 2019

Just a few days after flights restarted following a two day pilot strike, British Airways announced further flight cancellations.


British Airways Pilot Strike Grounds Most Flights

September 9, 2019

British Airways cancelled almost all of its flights on Monday after pilots voted to strike for the first time.


British Airways Pilot Strike To Go Ahead

September 5, 2019

A two day strike by British Airways pilots looks set to go ahead next week, with airline and union positions as far apart as ever.



BA IT Failure Causes London Flight Disruption

August 7, 2019

British Airways said it is planning to operate its normal flight schedule on Thursday after a computer problem caused delays and disruption at London airports.


British Airways Loses Pilot Strike Appeal

July 31, 2019

A possible strike of British Airways pilots this month is one step closer after a court rejected an appeal by the airline to stop the industrial action.


British Airways Loses Legal Bid to Halt Pilot Strike

July 23, 2019

British Airways’ bid to stop a potential August strike by its pilots hit a legal speed bump with a UK court turning down the airline's injunction to prevent it.


British Airways Pilot Ballot Calls For Strike

July 22, 2019

A ballot of pilots at British Airways has supported industrial action in support of an improved remuneration deal.


British Airways Fined GBP183 Million for Data Breach

July 8, 2019

The UK is fining British Airways GBP£183.4 million (USD$229 million) for data protection infringements over the theft of customer booking details last year.