Top 10 Airlines in UK 2015

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2. British Airways PLC

Founded in 1974 with its headquarters at waterside, Harmondsworth, England.

BA is one of the second largest airline in terms of passengers carried each year and is also the largest in terms of its fleet size, International flights and International destinations. It is one of the frequently used airline by UK passengers. Airline’s parent company is International Airlines Group, IAG and its four subsidiaries are BACity Flyer, Open skies, British Airways Limited, and British Airways World Cargo.BA is also a member airline of Alliance – Oneworld, airline alliance for world’s frequent international travellers.

A wholly owned subsidiary of BA (British Airways), BA City Flyer carries around 1million passengers each year and has its headquarters located at Didsbury, Manchester, England, and UK. Number of Passengers uplifted by BA City Flyer in 2015 is 140946.

Airline’s Slogan: To Fly, To Serve (Former: The World’s Favourite Airline). BA has transported around 37.5 million passengers in 2012.Major operating bases are: Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Manchester, Belfast, Glasgow, Heathrow, Gatwick, Leeds and New castle. Having more than 160 destinations airlines also connects all inhabited continents. Its largest fleet size consists of Airbus, Boeing and Embraer series making it to around 290 aircrafts.

Being oneworld alliance, airlines has code share flights with various airlines. The carrier serves around 26 countries in Europe, 53 nations in Middle East, Asia, Africa, Australia and America.

Airlines serves its customer very well both on the ground and in the flight. Its FFP are Miles credit card and Executive Club and airline also has many Lounges such as Concorde room, various Galleries, terraces Lounges, BA Lounges etc. Carrier also provides Long haul, mid haul, Short haul cabin services to various classes such as business travellers, Euro Travellers, domestic etc. Despite being a leader in many aspect of airline industry BA has also faced incidents related to flight accidents. But the Airlines through its powerful team has maintained the success as UK’s one of the best commercial airline.

Number of Passengers uplifted:  24,76,279