British Airways News
Computer Outage at JFK Airport Causes Delays as Passengers Forced to Check in by Hand
A computer outage caused massive delays at one of the country's busiest airports -- during one of the busiest travel holidays of the year. A server crash at New York's John F. Kennedy Airport stalled operations at Terminal Seven on Sunday, according to Neal Buccino, a spokesman for the Port
LAPD Bomb Squad Investigates 'Questionable Materials' at LAX Cargo Facility
A cargo facility at Los Angeles International Airport was evacuated Friday evening after "questionable materials" were reported on a cargo manifest, LAX police said. The Los Angeles Police Department bomb squad arrived on the scene to investigate after the report was called in at 9:08 p.m. local
Two Planes Struck by Lightning En Route to London
Lightning struck at least two planes Wednesday night as they approached London's Heathrow Airport . British Airways flight BA857, departing from Prague, and Icelandair flight 454 from Reykjavik were both hit by lightning on their way to London. "There was a very loud noise and a really bright
British Airways Flight May Have Been Hit by Plastic Bag: Official
The drone-like object that hit a British Airways passenger jet on Sunday may have actually been "a plastic bag," Britain’s minister of transport said Thursday. “The reported drone strike on Sunday has not been confirmed [if] it was actually a drone,” said Minister Robert Goodwill. “There’s indeed
First Commercial Flight Lands in St. Helena
St. Helena Island welcomed its first commercial airliner Monday. The British Airways Boeing 737 touched down on the runway shortly after noon. According to reports, it was a trial flight from Johannesburg. Regular service is scheduled to begin from the South African city next month. The remote
First Commercial Airliner Lands in St. Helena
British Airways will soon offer regular service from Johannesburg to St. Helena.
British Airways Flight Collides With Drone-Like Object
Police are investigating after the pilot said an object he believes was a drone struck the front of the plane on its final approach to Heathrow Airport.
British Airlines Reports Jet Collided With a Drone in Midair
If this is confirmed, this will be the first recorded case of a drone colliding with a commercial plane.
British Airways Plane Struck by Suspected Drone Before Safe Landing at Heathrow
A British Airways flight landed safety after a suspected drone hit the plane as it headed towards Heathrow Airport in London, the Metropolitan police said. Police said the pilot reported that he thought an object, apparently a drone, had struck the front of the aircraft. Flight 727, which was