British Airways Airline Profile

Active
Scheduled airline
Full-service carrier
oneworld member
United Kingdom 
Main hub LHR
Founded 1974
IATA code BA
ICAO code BAW



British Airways p.l.c. publicly known as British Airways is a currently operating Europen scheduled full-service airline with its base in London Heathrow Airport, London, United Kingdom. Established 47 years ago in 1974, the airline is one of the oldest carriers in the world. Along with American Airlines, Japan Airlines, Qatar Airways, and 10 other airline members, 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 could 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 2021) is available on the airline's official website by the link above.


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