British Airways Limited

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British Airways Limited
British Airways Logo.svg
IATA
BA
ICAO
BAT
Callsign
GHERKIN [1]
Founded 11 June 2012
Alliance Oneworld [2]
Fleet size 2
Destinations 2
Parent company British Airways
Headquarters Waterside, Harmondsworth, England
Website www.britishairways.com
A British Airways Limited Airbus A318 at London City Airport

British Airways Limited (a trading name of British Airways (BA) Limited) is a British airline created in 2012 by British Airways to operate the executive service between London City Airport and New York.[3][4]

Service[edit]

The airline operates a twice daily on weekdays between London City Airport and New York JFK with one daily service operating on weekends. Flights between London and New York make a stop at Shannon Airport for refueling, where passengers onboard flight BA1 clear US Customs and Immigration, arriving in New York as domestic passengers (BA3 passengers clear immigration and customs in JFK). [5]

Fleet[edit]

British Airways Limited operates two Airbus A318-100 wet-leased from British Airways.[4][3] Each aircraft has 32 business class seats.[6]

Codeshare agreements[edit]

The airline has codeshare agreements with American Airlines and Iberia.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Molnar, Matt (2012-06-14). "In Possible Financing Move, British Airways Launches New Subsidiary to Operate Existing A318 Transatlantic Flights at NYCAviation". Nycaviation.com. Retrieved 2013-01-06. 
  2. ^ "BA Launches New Subsidiary BA Ltd". Routesonline. Retrieved 2013-01-27. 
  3. ^ a b "BA to operate premium A318s under new subsidiary". Flightglobal.com. 2012-06-13. Retrieved 2013-01-27. 
  4. ^ a b c "OST-2012-0081 – British Airways – EU-US Codesharing with Iberia and American". Airlineinfo.com. Retrieved 2013-01-06. 
  5. ^ "British Airways Airbus A319". The BA Source. Retrieved 2013-01-06. 
  6. ^ "Airbus 318-100". British Airways. Retrieved 2013-01-06.