|British Airways plc.|
|Fax:||+44 20 2466 3745|
|Address:||Waterside HCB3, PO Box 365, Harmondsworth UB7 0GB, United Kingdom|
|Subsidiaries:||British Airways World Cargo, British Airways Citiexpress|
British Airways plc. is the largest airline of the United Kingdom.
British Airways is also one of the largest airlines in the world, with the greatest number of flights from Europe to North America. Its main bases are London Heathrow (LHR) and [[w:London Gatwick|]London Gatwick] (LGW).
British Airways is a founding member of the Oneworld airline alliance.
BA is, through its subsidiary British Airways World Cargo, the world's fifth-largest cargo airline. BA World Cargo is a profit centre in its own right and has an extensive global reach through the British Airways scheduled network.
- IATA Code: BA
- ICAO Code: BAW
- Callsign: Speedbird
- British Mediterranean Airways, UK, franchisee since 1997.
- Comair, South Africa, franchisee since 1996.
- GB Airways, UK, franchisee since 1 February 1995.
- Loganair, UK, franchisee since July 1994.
- Sun Air of Scandinavia, Denmark, franchisee since 1 August 1996.
- British Airways Fleet Detail
- British Airways Passenger Opinions
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founding year: 1,974 (+)
number of employees: 166,000 (+)