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Hollidaymakers and business travellers could soon skip arrival hall delays by paying an extra fee

Willie Walsh compares UK airports to England's Euro 2012 performance saying 'we can't play the old way'

The most powerful man in British aviation today compared the UK’s airport policy to the performance of England’s footballers, who are heading home from Euro 2012 after yet another defeat on penalties.

Olympics 'will hit demand for business flights'

The owner of British Airways – the official airline of the Olympics – has warned that the Games will "dampen" demand for its flights, particularly in the lucrative business market.

British Airways owner in link-up plan with Japan Airlines

The owner of British Airways, IAG, yesterday set out plans for a joint venture with Japan Airlines (JAL), which could potentially lead to more flights and routes between Europe and Japan.

The owner of British Airways, International Airlines Group (IAG), today said it had reached a binding agreement with Lufthansa to buy airline BMI for £172.5 million

British Airways owner IAG agrees to buy BMI for £172.5m

The owners of British Airways today announced a deal to buy ailing airline BMI for £172.5 million amid fears that jobs will be lost following the acquisition.

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