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The Hindu
Heathrow plan runs into Aroraairline at Heathrow. “Arora’s Heathrow proposal is a welcome alternative to the
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
airline at Heathrow. “Arora’s Heathrow proposal is a welcome alternative to the airport’s own costly scheme,” its CEO Willie Walsh told the FT last month. ‘Ruffled feathers’ Speaking at the group’s 600-bed Sofitel Heathrow, Mr. Arora, born... Read more
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express
'Total chaos' at Heathrow as British Airways computers crash yet againhavoc for four days. More than 670 flights were cancelled due to a power failu
express / Posted 15 days ago
havoc for four days. More than 670 flights were cancelled due to a power failure over the spring bank holiday weekend. Willie Walsh, head of BA's parent company IAG, later admitted the outage had damaged the airline's reputation. More to... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Profits surge for BA owner IAGthat began on 27 May. The falling value of the pound also cost the firm about
Sky News Australia / Posted 19 days ago
that began on 27 May. The falling value of the pound also cost the firm about 39.3 million ($A64.6 million). But IAG boss Willie Walsh described the second quarter performance, which was helped by lower fuel costs, as 'very strong'. He added:... Read more
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Canberra Times
Branson cedes Virgin Atlantic control to safeguard `true love'airline establishment that's refocused the British company on trans-Atlantic se
Canberra Times / Posted 19 days ago
airline establishment that's refocused the British company on trans-Atlantic services and away from more global routes. "Willie Walsh predicted that the Virgin Atlantic brand would disappear within five years," Branson wrote. "Whether childishly... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Branson cedes Virgin Atlantic control to safeguard `true love'airline establishment that's refocused the British company on trans-Atlantic se
Brisbane Times / Posted 19 days ago
airline establishment that's refocused the British company on trans-Atlantic services and away from more global routes. "Willie Walsh predicted that the Virgin Atlantic brand would disappear within five years," Branson wrote. "Whether childishly... Read more
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WA Today
Branson cedes Virgin Atlantic control to safeguard `true love'airline establishment that's refocused the British company on trans-Atlantic se
WA Today / Posted 19 days ago
airline establishment that's refocused the British company on trans-Atlantic services and away from more global routes. "Willie Walsh predicted that the Virgin Atlantic brand would disappear within five years," Branson wrote. "Whether childishly... Read more
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The Age
Branson cedes Virgin Atlantic control to safeguard `true love'airline establishment that's refocused the British company on trans-Atlantic se
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
airline establishment that's refocused the British company on trans-Atlantic services and away from more global routes. "Willie Walsh predicted that the Virgin Atlantic brand would disappear within five years," Branson wrote. "Whether childishly... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Branson cedes Virgin Atlantic control to safeguard `true love'airline establishment that's refocused the British company on trans-Atlantic se
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
airline establishment that's refocused the British company on trans-Atlantic services and away from more global routes. "Willie Walsh predicted that the Virgin Atlantic brand would disappear within five years," Branson wrote. "Whether childishly... Read more
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express
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin British Airways owner plummet after IT failure British Airways parent compa
express / Posted 20 days ago
in British Airways owner plummet after IT failure British Airways parent company launches budget airline Boss Willie Walsh said: "We're reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. "The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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Reuters
Airlines' Atlantic pact guards against budget rivals and Brexitwould combine two existing and overlapping transatlantic joint-ventures, suppor
Reuters / Posted 20 days ago
would combine two existing and overlapping transatlantic joint-ventures, supported by equity deals worth $1 billion. Willie Walsh, CEO of rival airline group IAG (ICAG.L), said Air France-KLM's investment in Virgin Atlantic - it plans to take... Read more
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Fortune
Richard Branson Sells Virgin Atlantic to Air France-KLMyears. When Branson sold 49% of Virgin Atlantic to Delta in 2012, the then-head
Fortune / Posted 20 days ago
years. When Branson sold 49% of Virgin Atlantic to Delta in 2012, the then-head of Virgin's arch-rival British Airways Willie Walsh said he would accept "a knee in the groin" from Branson if Virgin lasted another five years. "Willie, that five... Read more
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The Economic Times
New Air France-KLM transatlantic pact good for consolidation: IAG CEOin Virgin Atlantic. "Generally it's a positive because it does boost the conso
The Economic Times / Posted 20 days ago
in Virgin Atlantic. "Generally it's a positive because it does boost the consolidation, and gets it moving forward," IAG's Willie Walsh, who has often spoken out in favour of consolidation in the highly fragmented airline industry, told... Read more
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Evening Standard
British Airways owner slaps down Brexit alarmists as profits take offThe spat between IAG boss Willie Walsh and Sir Richard Branson intensified toda
Evening Standard / Posted 20 days ago
The spat between IAG boss Willie Walsh and Sir Richard Branson intensified today after Walsh accused the billionaire of “trying to rewrite history”. Branson goaded Walsh yesterday over a 2012 bet to accept a “knee in the groin” if the Virgin... Read more
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International Business Times
British Airways owner IAG's profits surge despite IT meltdown trend in unit revenue improved, benefitting partially from Easter and a weak ba
International Business Times / Posted 20 days ago
trend in unit revenue improved, benefitting partially from Easter and a weak base last year," said group chief executive Willie Walsh, as he commented on a "very strong" performance. "Non-fuel unit costs before exceptional items are up, at... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Heathrow Airport claims expansion will not increase air faresto add additional capacity to our existing terminals up front. However the bos
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 20 days ago
to add additional capacity to our existing terminals up front. However the boss of British Airway's parent company, IAG, Willie Walsh said expansion must be cheaper than the £17.6 billion budget estimated by the Airports Commission. He warned... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
EveningTimes Online / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
Croydon Guardian / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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SKY News
IAG profits surge despite IT failure in Maythree days of chaos that began on 27 May. The falling value of the pound also
SKY News / Posted 20 days ago
three days of chaos that began on 27 May. The falling value of the pound also cost the firm around £39.3m. But IAG boss Willie Walsh described the second quarter performance, which was helped by lower fuel costs, as "very strong". He added:... Read more
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The Irish Times
Aer Lingus sees first half profits reach €59m40 per cent to €59 million over the six months from €42 million in the first ha
The Irish Times / Posted 20 days ago
40 per cent to €59 million over the six months from €42 million in the first half of 2016. However, IAG chief executive Willie Walsh warned on Friday that the group was unhappy with Dublin Airport’s performance and said that further expansion... Read more
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Market Watch
British Airways parent IAG's profit soarstrend in unit revenue improved, benefiting partially from Easter and a weak bas
Market Watch / Posted 20 days ago
trend in unit revenue improved, benefiting partially from Easter and a weak base last year," IAG Chief Executive Officer Willie Walsh said. An improved outlook should allow IAG, which also owns Ireland's Aer Lingus and Spanish carriers Iberia... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
Oxford Mail / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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Bury Times
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
Bury Times / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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Gazette
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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guardian-series
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
guardian-series / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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International Business Times
Sir Richard Branson gives up control of Virgin Atlantic amid Delta-Air France deal in response to British Airways' dominance in the market of US-bound flights fro
International Business Times / Posted 20 days ago
in response to British Airways' dominance in the market of US-bound flights from London Heathrow Airport. At the time, Willie Walsh, the chief executive of British Airways owner IAG, predicted the move would see Branson relinquish control of... Read more
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Harrow Times
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
Harrow Times / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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This is West Country
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
This is West Country / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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Gazette News
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
Gazette News / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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Bolton News
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
Bolton News / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Cheaper fuel helps IAG profits soar despite hit from BA IT failure compensationin additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown o
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 20 days ago
in additional compensation fees and baggage claims related to the IT meltdown over the spring bank holiday weekend. Boss Willie Walsh said: “We’re reporting a very strong performance in quarter two. “The underlying trend in unit revenue... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
10 things you need to know this morning in Australiato climb all over them and get incredible shots like this: 8. Richard Branson
Business Insider Australia / Posted 20 days ago
to climb all over them and get incredible shots like this: 8. Richard Branson made a bet in 2012 with British Airways boss Willie Walsh that Virgin Atlantic would still be around in five years. It’s almost December, and with 31% of VA just secured... Read more
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International Business Times
Heathrow passengers to avoid price increase despite airport expansion with some suggesting passengers would bear the brunt of the costs in the form o
International Business Times / Posted 21 days ago
with some suggesting passengers would bear the brunt of the costs in the form of increased air fares. In June last year, Willie Walsh, chief executive (CEO) of International Airlines Group (IAG), the owner of British Airways and Heathrow's... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Heathrow confident over landing charges freeze despite expansion costsprofit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million
Oxford Mail / Posted 21 days ago
profit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million due to the use of larger, fuller aircraft. Willie Walsh, the boss of British Airways’ parent company IAG, has repeatedly warned that expansion must be cheaper than the... Read more
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Bury Times
Heathrow confident over landing charges freeze despite expansion costsprofit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million
Bury Times / Posted 21 days ago
profit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million due to the use of larger, fuller aircraft. Willie Walsh, the boss of British Airways’ parent company IAG, has repeatedly warned that expansion must be cheaper than the... Read more
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Gazette
Heathrow confident over landing charges freeze despite expansion costsprofit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million
Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
profit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million due to the use of larger, fuller aircraft. Willie Walsh, the boss of British Airways’ parent company IAG, has repeatedly warned that expansion must be cheaper than the... Read more
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guardian-series
Heathrow confident over landing charges freeze despite expansion costsprofit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million
guardian-series / Posted 21 days ago
profit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million due to the use of larger, fuller aircraft. Willie Walsh, the boss of British Airways’ parent company IAG, has repeatedly warned that expansion must be cheaper than the... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Heathrow confident over landing charges freeze despite expansion costsprofit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
profit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million due to the use of larger, fuller aircraft. Willie Walsh, the boss of British Airways’ parent company IAG, has repeatedly warned that expansion must be cheaper than the... Read more
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Harrow Times
Heathrow confident over landing charges freeze despite expansion costsprofit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million
Harrow Times / Posted 21 days ago
profit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million due to the use of larger, fuller aircraft. Willie Walsh, the boss of British Airways’ parent company IAG, has repeatedly warned that expansion must be cheaper than the... Read more
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This is West Country
Heathrow confident over landing charges freeze despite expansion costsprofit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million
This is West Country / Posted 21 days ago
profit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million due to the use of larger, fuller aircraft. Willie Walsh, the boss of British Airways’ parent company IAG, has repeatedly warned that expansion must be cheaper than the... Read more
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Gazette News
Heathrow confident over landing charges freeze despite expansion costsprofit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million
Gazette News / Posted 21 days ago
profit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million due to the use of larger, fuller aircraft. Willie Walsh, the boss of British Airways’ parent company IAG, has repeatedly warned that expansion must be cheaper than the... Read more
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Bolton News
Heathrow confident over landing charges freeze despite expansion costsprofit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million
Bolton News / Posted 21 days ago
profit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million due to the use of larger, fuller aircraft. Willie Walsh, the boss of British Airways’ parent company IAG, has repeatedly warned that expansion must be cheaper than the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Heathrow confident over landing charges freeze despite expansion costsprofit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
profit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million due to the use of larger, fuller aircraft. Willie Walsh, the boss of British Airways’ parent company IAG, has repeatedly warned that expansion must be cheaper than the... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Heathrow confident over landing charges freeze despite expansion costsprofit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 21 days ago
profit after tax of £246 million. Passenger numbers rose 3.9% to 37.1 million due to the use of larger, fuller aircraft. Willie Walsh, the boss of British Airways’ parent company IAG, has repeatedly warned that expansion must be cheaper than the... Read more
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