Airlineroute reports that, subject to any further extensions, the final Boeing 767 (the two aisle short/mid-haul aircraft) will leave the British Airways fleet on 25th November when it returns from Larnaca.
From the start of the Winter timetable on 28th October, the 767 fleet will operate:
London Heathrow – Amsterdam 5 weekly until 6th November
London Heathrow – Athens 6 weekly until 2nd November
London Heathrow – Edinburgh 1 daily until 31st October
London Heathrow – Larnaca 1 daily until 25th November
London Heathrow – Rome 1 flight on 3rd November
London Heathrow – Stockholm Arlanda 4 weekly until 31st October
It’s fair to say that these are not the most modern aircraft in the BA fleet – the regular random pinging of call bells is a common complaint, something which gets annoying on a four hour flight, as are complaints over water leakage from the galley running down the cabin.
And the broken seats. And arm rests. And tray tables. And the locked-out loos ….
How to earn Avios from UK credit cards (January 2022)
As a reminder, there are various ways of earning Avios points from UK credit cards. Many cards also have generous sign-up bonuses!
There are two official British Airways American Express cards with attractive sign-up bonuses.
There are special sign-up bonuses on both of the BA American Express cards until 28th February 2022. The bonus on the free card is doubled to 10,000 Avios and the bonus on the Premium Plus card is increased from 25,000 Avios to a huge 40,000 Avios.
You can also get generous sign-up bonuses by applying for American Express cards which earn Membership Rewards points, such as:
Run your own business?
We recommend Capital On Tap for limited companies. You earn 1 Avios per £1 which is impressive for a Visa card, along with a sign-up bonus worth 30,000 Avios.
30,000 Avios is a special offer which runs to 4th February 2022.
You should also consider the British Airways Accelerating Business credit card. This is open to sole traders as well as limited companies and has a 45,000 Avios sign-up bonus.
45,000 Avios is a special offer which runs to 28th February 2022.
Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which earn Avios. This includes both personal and small business cards.
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