British Airways will use Heathrow slots for new long-haul trips

07/8/2013 | Bloomberg

British Airways will use its new Dreamliners to add more long-haul destinations using 12 takeoff and landing slots at Heathrow airport. Last year, British Airways got 42 slots when it purchased BMI; it set aside 12 for long-haul trips. "The 787s are ideal for startup routes," said CEO Keith Williams, noting that the routes wouldn't be possible without the fuel-efficient jetliners. The airline will likely eye destinations in Asia.

View Full Article in:


Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Transportation

Job Title Company Location
Fleet Controller - Technical Operations Maintenance Control
United Airlines
Chicago, IL
Lead Revenue Management Analyst
Hawaiian Airlines
Honolulu, HI
Planner - Line Maintenance
United Airlines
Chicago, IL
Sr. Communications Specialist * Grassroots Coordinator * PAC Coordinator * Benefits Specialist
The Air Line Pilots Association, International
Herndon, VA
TAESL - Planner Production Control
American Airlines
Fort Worth, TX