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Boeing's troubled 737 MAX gets huge vote of confidence from IAG

Boeing's troubled 737 MAX gets huge vote of confidence from IAG

US aircraft giant Boeing got a welcome vote of confidence in its beleaguered 737 MAX plane on Tuesday when International Airlines Group, owner of British Airways, said it wanted to by 200 of the planes.

Chief of BA-owner IAG says lack of Brexit progress "shocking"

Chief of BA-owner IAG says lack of Brexit progress "shocking"

Brexit talks have made a "shocking" lack of progress which will hurt Britain's economy over the coming months, the chief executive of British Airways' owner, IAG, said in the company's annual report on Tuesday.

British Airways announces return to Pakistan after a decade

British Airways announces return to Pakistan after a decade

British Airways will resume flights to Pakistan next summer, the carrier announced yesterday, in a major vote of confidence from a Western airline a decade after suspending operations due to security fears.

British Airways announces return to Pakistan after a decade

British Airways announces return to Pakistan after a decade

British Airways will resume flights to Pakistan next summer, the carrier announced Tuesday, in a major vote of confidence from a Western airline a decade after suspending operations due to security fears.

BA says a further 185,000 payment cards possibly hit in cyber attack

BA says a further 185,000 payment cards possibly hit in cyber attack

International Airlines Group said an investigation into the theft of customers' data at its British Airways unit showed hackers may have stolen the personal information of a further 185,000 customers.

British Airways apologises after 380,000 customers hit in cyber attack

British Airways apologises after 380,000 customers hit in cyber attack

British Airways was forced to apologise on Friday after the credit card details of hundreds of thousands of its customers were stolen over a two-week period in the worst ever attack on its website and app.

British Airways investigating customer data breach

British Airways investigating customer data breach

The breach covered customers who made bookings between August 21 and September 5, IAG said.

Air France, British Airways to stop flights to Tehran

Air France, British Airways to stop flights to Tehran

Air France and British Airways announced on Thursday that they will halt flights to Tehran next month, citing low profitability as the US reimposes sanctions on Iran.

Heathrow passport queues reached two-and-a-half hours in July

Heathrow passport queues reached two-and-a-half hours in July

The Border Force missed its 45-minute or less target for passport check wait times for 95% of visitors from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) on all but one day last month.

British Airways flight security scare forces evacuation in Paris

British Airways flight security scare forces evacuation in Paris

A London-bound British Airways flight was evacuated at Paris's Charles de Gaulle airport on Sunday due to a security scare, but was later cleared for take-off, the airport's operator said.

BA flights restored but questions remain after IT failure

BA flights restored but questions remain after IT failure

British Airways flights were back in the skies on Tuesday but the company faced increasing pressure over its response to the huge IT failure that left 75,000 passengers stranded and dealt a major blow to its reputation.

BA battles third day of disruption, image blow after IT meltdown

BA battles third day of disruption, image blow after IT meltdown

British Airways was battling its third day of disruption on Monday after a global computer system failure stranded thousands of passengers over a holiday weekend and turned into a public relations disaster.