British Airways Airline Profile

British Airways information, codes and useful links

British Airways profile

Airline Overview and Services

British Airways p.l.c. publicly known as British Airways is a currently operating Europen scheduled full-service airline with its base at London Heathrow Airport, in London, United Kingdom.

This carrier's 2-char IATA designator is BA, and its 3-character ICAO designator is BAW. Established 48 years ago in 1974, the airline is one of the oldest carriers in the world. Along with American Airlines, Qatar Airways, Alaska Airlines, and 10 others, British Airways is a oneworld alliance member.

British Airways offers both web and mobile check-in facilities for the convenience of its passengers. Frequent travelers may also use the airline's official iOS and Android apps that are available to download from AppStore and Google Play. The most recent version of British Airways baggage policy (last updated 2022) is available on the airline's official website via the link in the menu on the left.

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