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British Airways: Fuelled by Love


British Airways: Fuelled by Love

Our journey in India began in 1924. We’ve grown together, soared great heights and touched the skies. Yet the bond grows stronger. See how a British Airways crew member falls in love with India and forms a deep bond with India that is #fuelledbylove. To find out more visit:

British Airways India -- A Ticket to Visit Mum

You only get one family: so come #visitmum and book your ticket to India today here:

At British Airways, we make visiting Mum easier. For almost 40 years, we've dedicated ourselves to reconnecting you with the people who matter, like Ratnesh, a young man from India, who's touchingly reunited with his Mum, after moving away from his home in Mumbai when he was only 17.

We at British Airways understand that family matters. With more flights to India than ever before, from over 20 North American cities, we make going home simple. We add more joy to your trip too, by offering amenities such as Hindu and Muslim meal options and Bollywood movies.

British Airways India - Go further to get closer

Go further to get closer with British Airways
From never-ending work to being surrounded by family, the demands of modern life leave young couples with little time for each other. Here's how British Airways helped Sumeet and Chetna get away from it all and closer to each other.

British Airways – The Welcome of Home

The true story of Chitra and her journey back home to India.

Whether your family lives across the street or 10,000 miles away, the Welcome of Home is important. That’s why we do our best to make you and your loved ones feel welcomed before you even get there.

With our authentic Hindu food, Bollywood movies and friendly cabin crew you’ll feel like you’re half way home the moment you board.
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British Airways - Bollywood Britain

It’s time to re-live your favourite Bollywood movies. Sit back, get comfortable and let your imagination take you away. On board and off, #YourBritishAdventureAwaits

British Airways Crew Stories: Susan's Story

Each flight to India gives us new #crewstories and with every flight we #loveIndia even more. Watch Susan’s story that spans generations and is #fuelledbylove. To find out more, visit:

British Airways - A Family Affair

To commemorate 100 years of flying, we recently flew two flights with a top crew of mothers and daughters and other British Airways family members between London and Kuala Lumpur to surprise our customers with a flight to remember. Our family, proud to be flying yours.

British Airways India - Wings to a dream

What can be more beautiful than a dream coming true? See how British Airways and Boeing made the dreams come true for these grandchildren and their grandparents.

British Airways and American Airlines - Reuniting a Family for Thanksgiving

Along with our friend and partner American Airlines, we were honoured to reunite a family spread across the world in time for Thanksgiving. Siblings Caralyn, Stephanie, Joe and Stephen surprised their parents back home in Chicago for the holidays.

British Airways, American Airlines, and Iberia formed the transatlantic joint venture in 2008, with Finnair joining in 2013.

British Airways: Royal Navy Officer Pulls Off The Ultimate Proposal

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner British Airways helped a Royal Navy hero pull off the proposal of a lifetime. Lieutenant Lee Colthart popped the question to his girlfriend, Lydia Ayto, in the Caribbean.

British Airways - Love is in the Air

Love was in the air when one of our customers, Phil Reynolds proposed to his girlfriend Bethan, ahead of their flight to Milan. Terminal 5 is particularly sentimental to the couple who travelled long distance whilst Bethan was based in China. Here's how we made their proposal unforgettable with a little help from Heathrow Airport.

British Airways - Kingdom Choir On Board Performance

The Kingdom Choir, who wowed viewers across the globe with their performance at the Royal Wedding surprised our customers with a sky-high performance on route to the Invictus Games in Sydney.

Watch the video to see how we surprised customers at 35,000 feet.

British Airways - Fairytale in New York: A Very Kevin Christmas

British Airways whisked four deserving children (each with a parent) away for a once-in-a-lifetime festive weekend in New York City. The children were able to ‘live like Kevin’ through their exciting experiences which were inspired to follow in the footsteps of one of the world’s most famous child stars in a much-loved Christmas film.

British Airways - Father's Day Flight

In celebration of Father's Day, we have operated an entire flight staffed by Fathers and their children, from engineers to cabin crew and from check-in agents to baggage handlers. Hear how these families have inspired each other to pursue careers in aviation, and find out more about how they felt working together and their experience in San Diego:

British Airways - The Happiness Blanket

What if you could measure how you're feeling when you fly with us? Well now you can, thanks to the Happiness Blanket.

This revolutionary device monitors your happiness then changes colour to reflect your mood.

We tested our Happiness Blanket on a real flight between London and New York. See how our passengers got on here.

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British Airways Reunites Couple Living 10,000 Miles Apart

When a family emergency meant married couple Lisa and Hayley were forced to live on opposite sides of the world, British Airways stepped in to reunite the couple with the trip of the lifetime, with a very special passenger on board.

British Airways: From one 99-year-old to another…

One 99-year-old kicked off her milestone birthday celebrations early after British Airways surprised her with a very special trip.

Mary Parsons from Malvern in Worcestershire turns 100 years old on January 1, 2019, the same year that the airline also celebrates its centenary. British Airways ambassador, Derek Tennant, surprised Mary at her ‘Friends of the Elderly’ care home in Davenham and revealed that he was taking her to Belfast to see her family.

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British Airways Makes Young Girl's Dream To Be Cabin Crew Come True

British Airways has stepped in to give a brave girl who has been treated for cancer the chance to fulfil her lifelong dream of becoming cabin crew.

Thirteen-year-old Majorie from London has recently finished a gruelling course of chemotherapy for Hodgkin lymphoma, and while in hospital told her mother about her wish to experience life working at 30,000 feet.

British Airways Crew Stories: Jayne’s Story

Life as a crew member is always very rewarding, especially if you love the work that you do. India has never felt like ‘work’ to us and has given us some fond memories that we’d love to share with you. Watch these real #crewstories that have been #fuelledbylove and truly resonate how we #loveIndia. To find out more visit:



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