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175 BA Executive Club questions answered

Do you want to know how British Airways Executive Club and the Avios scheme work? Our ‘BA Q&A’ series covers 175 key questions you may have, along with the answers.

We cover everything from seating questions and whether you have to pay to reserve a seat to the basics of British Airways Executive Club and the benefits you’ll receive as Bronze, Silver, Gold and even Gold Guest List member.

You can either scroll through this category to see all the articles or click through to this index page, which lists the articles by topic.

You may also want to read our ‘Avios Redemption University’ series which looks at the best ways to maximise the value of your Avios.

Where can I fly from Newquay with Avios points?

In this article I want to look at where you can fly from Newquay using Avios points. This article only looks at non-stop flights.  If you are prepared to change in Heathrow, you can redeem for .....

In this article I want to look at where you can fly from Newquay using Avios points. This article only looks .....

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Can I use Avios on Air Italy?

Can you spend your Avios points on flights on Air Italy? In this article I want to look at how you can use your Avios to fly with partner airlines like Air Italy. The good news is that you are not .....

Can you spend your Avios points on flights on Air Italy? In this article I want to look at how you can use .....

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What is a British Airways ‘Family & Friends’ list?

How does a British Airways ‘Family and Friends’ list work?  And how do you create a BA ‘Family and Friends’ list?  Today I thought I’d take a look. I wrote a .....

How does a British Airways ‘Family and Friends’ list work?  And how do you create a BA .....

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Where can I fly from Birmingham with Avios points?

In this article I want to look at where you can fly from Birmingham using Avios points. This article only looks at non-stop flights.  If you are prepared to change in Heathrow, you can redeem for .....

In this article I want to look at where you can fly from Birmingham using Avios points. This article only .....

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Who can book and sit in Row 1 on British Airways?

Who can book and sit in Row 1 on British Airways? The front of the cabin has always been the best place to be – not only is it quieter but it’s also closer to the doors, meaning .....

Who can book and sit in Row 1 on British Airways? The front of the cabin has always been the best place to be .....

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What is British Airways Executive Club Gold Guest List?

What is British Airways Gold Guest List, and is it something worth pushing for? British Airways’ status levels can sometimes be confusing, especially in the higher levels. In this article .....

What is British Airways Gold Guest List, and is it something worth pushing for? British Airways’ status .....

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Where can I fly from Bristol with Avios points?

In this article I want to look at where you can fly from Bristol using Avios points. This article only looks at non-stop flights.  If you are prepared to change in Heathrow, you can redeem for .....

In this article I want to look at where you can fly from Bristol using Avios points. This article only looks .....

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Where can I fly from Cardiff with Avios points?

In this article I want to look at where you can fly from Cardiff using Avios points. This article only looks at non-stop flights.  If you are prepared to change in Heathrow, you can redeem for .....

In this article I want to look at where you can fly from Cardiff using Avios points. This article only looks .....

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Who can book and sit in exit row seats on British Airways?

Who can book and sit in the exit row seats on British Airways?  It is not a simple question as there are legal issues as well as ones imposed by BA. British Airways places restrictions on who can .....

Who can book and sit in the exit row seats on British Airways?  It is not a simple question as there are .....

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Can I earn Avios from Business Traveller magazine?

This article shows you how you can earn Avios from subscribing to Business Traveller magazine. Business travel is the leading in-print magazine about corporate travel. From their website: We review .....

This article shows you how you can earn Avios from subscribing to Business Traveller magazine. Business travel .....

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