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The owner of British Airways said today it had agreed to buy troubled airline BMI in a move which will increase its hold on the take off and landing slots at Heathrow airport.
Passengers saving Airmiles for free flights on British Airways have responded with dismay to the airline's decision to devalue the reward system.
It's 100 years since Machu Picchu was rediscovered, but Alex Stewart finds there's still enough solitude on the Inca Trail for him to play Indiana Jones
May is the month to catch the Spanish capital at its most enticing, with a feast of cuisine and culture to enjoy.
A century after Hiram Bingham stumbled upon the dramatic ruins of Machu Picchu, Mick Webb explores the trails and cities the Incas left behind
The grandfather of Spanish fashion, 81-year-old Elio Berhanyer, has become the latest victim of the country's ailing economy. The veteran designer, a survivor of Spain's bygone era of haute couture who once dressed Ava Gardner and Cyd Charisse, was forced to close his Madrid atelier this month after a year of sluggish sales. His employees reportedly had not received their wages since September.
British Airways bosses had little time to celebrate shareholders' approval of the planned merger with Iberia with the airline's continuing industrial relations problems threatening to overshadow the deal. The merged company is facing another round of strikes by BA cabin crew in the new year with Unite, their union, calling a fresh ballot on industrial action.
Shareholders in Britain and Spain overwhelmingly backed the £4bn merger of their two national airlines yesterday, clearing the last significant hurdle before the deal's scheduled completion in January.
The chairman of Liverpool Football Club has turned out to be exactly the man it needed in a crisis. But is he there to stay?
It's a quarter of a century this summer since Ryanair took to the skies. Budget airlines may have their critics, but they have set us free, argues Simon Calder
...and puts the questions every customer wants to ask to BA chief executive Willie Walsh
Agreement signed late last night after day of talks; British jobs to go in €400m cost-saving deal
The pilgrim route through Galicia ends at glorious Santiago de Compostela – but travel further and you'll be amazed by Spain's very own Land's End
You don't have to go to the Caribbean to try a cruise. Ian White took a short break around the coasts of France, Portugal and Spain
Budget carriers are seeking new and ever more imaginative ways of charging for 'extras'. As the price of 'low-cost' air travel mounts, Mark Rowe looks at how bargain seekers are being brought down to earth with a bump
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