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Virgin Atlantic has launched its first domestic route and will now fly between Manchester and London Heathrow going head-to-head with British Airways.

The trial of three ex-British Airways executives and one current employee on price-fixing charges has collapsed.

Four British Airways executives fixed the price of fuel surcharges in a secret deal with Virgin Atlantic, a court was told today.

Martin Broughton, the chairman of British Airways has been appointed chairman of Liverpool Football Club.

British Airways cabin crew will walk out for seven days later this month after talks between the airline and labour unions broke down.

British Airways cabin crew today notified the airline that they will begin a second strike ballot in a week's time, after their first vote for action was ruled unlawful by the High Court.

Asda, British Airways, Macmillan Cancer Support and Microsoft are just some of the organisations that have thrown their weight behind the Backing Young Britain campaign to create new opportunities for thousands of young people during the recession.

British Airways cabin crew have voted in favour to strike in a dispute over job cuts and changes to staff contracts.

British Airways has delivered a stunning six-month loss of £292million, far higher than most had expected.

British Airways has axed free meals for travellers on short-haul flights.

The airline is ditching sandwiches, rolls and meals and will replace them with snacks, such as crisps, nuts and chocolates. It says the measures will save £22m

The cost-cutting will affect flights after 10am which last two-and-a-half hours or less.

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