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British Airways is one of the world's largest international airlines, carrying 36 million passengers each year.

British Airways

Cabin Classes

Economy

Long haul Economy cabins contain seats with a pitch of 31 inches, lumbar support and seat-back screens. Passengers are provided with blankets, cushions, eyeshades and flight socks. The in-flight menu includes a three-course meal and free bar-service. Special meals can also be requested when booking your flight. British Airways uses High Life Entertainment's Audio Video On Demand systems offering more than 200 entertainment options.

Premium Economy

Long haul Premium Economy cabins contain seats with a pitch of 38 inches, lumbar support, in-seat power supply and seat-back screens. Passengers are provided with cushions, blankets and amenity kits including earplugs, toothbrush, toothpaste, eye mask, and flight socks. The in-flight menu includes a three-course meal and free bar-service, as well as a choice of entrées designed by leading chefs. Special meals can also be requested when booking your flight. British Airways uses High Life Entertainment's Audio Video On Demand systems offering more than 200 entertainment options.

Business

Long haul Business Class suites contain full flat beds that are 25 inches wide. Suites also include fold down desks, 10.4 inch touch screens, personal lockers, in-seat phones and in-seat power supply. Passengers are provided with wash bags containing Elemis in-flight skincare products, toothbrush, toothpaste, eye mask, earplugs and flight socks. The in-flight Club World menu includes a quality three-course meal and free bar-service, as well as the Club Kitchen offering extra light meals and snacks. Special meals can also be requested when booking your flight. British Airways uses High Life Entertainment's Audio Video On Demand systems offering over 200 entertainment options.

First Class

Long haul First Class suites contain full flat beds that are 6 feet 6 inches long. Suites also include 15 inch touch screens, in-seat power supply, personal phones and personal wardrobes. Passengers are provided with pyjamas and an Anya Hindmarch amenity bag including D.R. Harris & Co eye gel, lip balm and moisturiser. Passengers can request the turndown service at any time of the day which includes a quilted mattress, 400–thread Egyptian cotton duvet and pillow. The in-flight menu includes a wide range of meal options and flexible dining options as well as a range of beverages including Champagne cocktails. British Airways uses High Life Entertainment's Audio and Video On Demand systems offering more than 100 entertainment options.
Baggage
Economy Class passengers are allowed 1 piece of hand luggage that is able to be lifted into the overhead lockers unaided and 2 pieces of 23kg (each) checked baggage when flying to Brazil, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria and connecting journeys between India and USA/Bermuda/Canada. For all other destinations passengers are allowed 1 piece of 23kg checked baggage. Premium Economy Class passengers are allowed 1 piece of hand luggage that is able to be lifted into the overhead lockers unaided and 2 pieces of 23kg (each) checked baggage. First Class passengers are allowed 1 piece of hand luggage that is able to be lifted into the overhead lockers unaided and 3 pieces of 32kg (each) checked baggage.Business Class passengers are allowed 1 piece of hand luggage that is able to be lifted into the overhead lockers unaided and 3 pieces of 32kg (each) checked baggage.
Check-in Options
British Airways offers mobile and web check-in from 24 hours up to 60 minutes before departure time. If checking in at London Heathrow and Gatwick airports, check-in closes 45 minutes before departure time. For all other British Airways airport locations, check-in closes 60 minutes before departure time.
Rewards Program
British Airways does not run its Executive Club rewards program in the South Pacific region. It is however in partnership with Qantas, and allows passengers to earn and redeem Qantas frequent flyer points on all British Airways flights.
Lounges
British Airways has 60 dedicated lounges located across the UK, Europe, North America and Africa. There are four types of lounges including First, Galleries, Terraces and Arrivals. Each type offers various services and facilities from waiter served dining, complimentary Elemis spa treatments and private cabanas in the First Lounge, to work stations and complimentary snacks and beverages at the Terraces Lounge. Facilities and services are also subject to locations. Lounges are available to First Class, Business Class and Club Europe passengers as well as Executive Club Silver and Gold members.