British Airways

British Airways

Everything you need to know before flying with British Airways

British Airways in a nutshell

Krystof Hajek updated 24. 8. 2023

British Airways, usually familiarly abbreviated to "BA" (beej), is one of the traditional and largest airlines in Europe. They mainly use London's Heathrow and Gatwick airports and are also very popular with travellers from the Czech Republic due to their extensive network worldwide and quality service.

British Airways also operates its own branch in South Africa, which flies domestic and regional routes.

British Airways
IATA code
United Kingdom
Country of origin
31. 03. 1974

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Krystof Hajek

Krystof is the editor-in-chief of Cestee. He is also an avid traveller with 574 flights and 73 countries visited.