British Airways chaos should force us to re-evaluate our faith in technology - The Independent
The captain flying from Heathrow to Hong Kong assesses the weather along the route, while flight plans are transmitted to air traffic controllers and technical faults are logged so that engineers are ready to deal with them after landing. Latterly ...
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British Airways tells stranded travellers who booked tickets on other airlines: you won’t get the cost back from us #breakingnews
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British Airways CEO denies outsourcing to blame for IT failure. Ha, ha he would! ??????#BA #travel #Heathrow https://t.co/sFAFcn7U3z
Airline mergers don't make our flights run late - Futurity: Research News
Airline mergers often take the blame for flight delays, late arrivals, and missed connections. A new analysis of 15 years of US Department of Transportation statistics, however, shows that airline consolidation has had little negative impact on on-time ...
British Airways could face US$128m compensation bill over IT meltdown - South China Morning Post
British Airways could face a bill of at least £100milion (US$128 million) in compensation, additional customer care and lost business resulting from an IT meltdown that affected more than 1,000 flights over the weekend. All the airline's flights from ...
Irish passenger caught up in BA disruption: 'Police told us to go home because airline staff felt under attack' - Irish Independent
The disruption continued into a second day, with more than a third of BA flights from Heathrow cancelled on Sunday as the airline battled to contain the ";knock-on disruption"; to schedules. Passengers also faced hold-ups at Gatwick but no flights were ...
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British Airways battles third day of disruption, image blow after IT meltdown https://t.co/s7NcYyIkQ7
Meet a forensic ornithologist, who identifies what's left after avians ... - 90.3 KAZU
When avians and airplanes collide, we tend to hear the big stories — like when a flock of birds crippled the engines of US Airways Flight 1549 in 2009,
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British Airways battles third day of disruption, image blow after IT meltdown https://t.co/GFqhmUN3h0
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