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Hands-on: British Airways Dreamliner in-flight entertainment system review

Hands-on: British Airways Dreamliner in-flight entertainment system review

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BA has started to roll out a new in-flight entertainment system on its fleet of planes including the new Boeing 787 Dreamliner. We jumped on a flight on the newly opened Austin, Texas, route to see what the new entertainment system is like, and whether... >>

British Airways first in Europe to allow you to use your electronics during takeoff and landing

British Airways first in Europe to allow you to use your electronics during takeoff and landing

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The skies are safe for gadgets at last as BA announces it will be the first European airline to allow electronics to be used during takeoff and landing. US airlines introduced the change after the Federal Aviation Authority reassessed the rule,and BA... >>

British Airways latest billboard campaign will get you to look up

British Airways latest billboard campaign will get you to look up

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British Airways has rolled out a new "Look Up" advertising campaign, which creatively depicts a billboard-trapped boy pointing at real aircraft as they fly overhead. This is sure to draw attention to British Airways' brand as people are walking down the... >>

BA Boeing 787 Dreamliner: Tech of new plane explored

BA Boeing 787 Dreamliner: Tech of new plane explored

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The British Airways Boeing 787 Dreamliner might not be as exciting as the new British Airways Airbus A380, but there is a stronger chance it's an aircraft in which you're likely to travel. It will fly from Heathrow to Toronto from 1 September and to... >>

British Airways A380: We jump on board to check it out

British Airways A380: We jump on board to check it out

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The moment you see the Airbus A380 you instantly wonder how on earth such a machine can fly through the sky with the speed that it does. It's huge. It's massive. It's gigantic. The first airline in the UK to take delivery of the new double-decker aircraft... >>

British Airways planning clever electronic bag tags to speed up check in

British Airways planning clever electronic bag tags to speed up check in

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British Airways has paired up with Designworks to produce clever electronic baggage tags that feature a display which can be updated via your smartphone. Using what looks to be an e-paper display, you beam your details over to the baggage tags via NFC... >>

British Airways for iOS adds Passbook boarding pass integration

British Airways for iOS adds Passbook boarding pass integration

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British Airways on Wednesday launched Passbook boarding pass integration for its iOS app. The UK's flag carrier airline recommended passengers update before traveling as long as they are using iOS 6 and up, although it plans to release an iOS 5-compatible... >>

Virgin Atlantic now Passbook ready

Virgin Atlantic now Passbook ready

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Virgin Atlantic has become the first UK-based airline to make boarding cards available through Passbook, Apple's in-built ticketing feature for iOS 6. However rather than update its rather poor app, users will be able to add a Passbook ticket to their... >>

British Airways extends in-flight entertainment, start watching the moment you board

British Airways extends in-flight entertainment, start watching the moment you board

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British Airways has been given the go-ahead to offer seat-back entertainment from the moment passengers board the company's long-haul flights, during taxiing, and throughout landing. Previously, the entertainment system could be used only after the aircraft... >>

iFlight: The BA business plane that ditches its entertainment system for iPads

iFlight: The BA business plane that ditches its entertainment system for iPads

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You know how it is: you like to have your iPad with you when you fly. Play some Where’s My Water? and SpellTower, read some books and check out a movie you downloaded from iTunes before wheels up. The only downside is not being able to read or play... >>