What’s new for British Airways in 2020

by Traveleads | January 2, 2020 | Competitions In The Air Latest News On The Ground

We’re kicking off 2020 with the latest plans from British Airways for the year ahead, plus an amazing competition to win Away’s must-have carry on, courtesy of British Airways.

Let’s take a moment to see some of things British Airways have in store for us this year…

  1. New destinations

British Airways has already announced nine new routes for 2020 including Pristina (Kosovo), Podgorica (Montenegro), Perugia (Italy), Antalya, Dalaman and Bodrum (Turkey), San Sebastián (Spain), Rhodes (Greece) and Portland (Oregon), and it’s promising even more new destinations to come.

  1. New aircraft

The airline is due to take delivery of more than 20 new aircraft in 2020, including 787-10s and A350s which are up to 40% more fuel efficient than the aircraft they replace.

  1. More Club Suite seats

More British Airways aircraft will be flying with the airline’s new business class seat, Club Suite, which offers privacy via a suite door, 40% more storage space and a 1-2-1 layout with direct aisle access for all passengers.

  1. Total connectivity

The majority of eligible aircraft will be WiFi ready by the end of 2020.

  1. Caring for the environment

In addition to investing in more fuel efficient planes, starting this month, British Airways will be carbon offsetting all its domestic flights and continues to work on reducing carbon footprint with further announcements due in 2020.

Look out for more exciting things to come from British Airways.

Win a luxury suitcase!

Traveleads in association with British Airways are offering one lucky reader the chance to win an Away Carry On Case.

With their meticulous design, sleek aesthetic and variety of stylish colours, these cases are truly built for the modern traveller. Not only is the hard case practically indestructible, but it also features a battery pack to keep your mobile fully charged at all times – definitely a lifesaver.

To enter our competition, all you need to do is send your answer to the following question to competitions@traveleads.net

Q: Can you name one of the new British Airways destinations announced for 2020?

Terms and conditions apply*

To check availability and fares on any British Airways routes, please contact your Traveleads Consultant on 0113 245 7745

For new customers, please contact corporatesales@traveleads.net to find out more about the many ways Traveleads can make a difference to your business travel.

*Terms and conditions: Competition ends January 31st 2020 at 11.59pm and is open to all UK residents 18 and over, excluding employees and their close relatives. The promoter is Traveleads and the address is Millshaw, Leeds, LS11 8EG. Only one entry will be counted per person. Winner will be selected using a random generator from the correct answers entered. Prize is an Away Carry On Case in a standard colour to the value of £225. No responsibility is taken for entries not received for whatever reason. The winner will be notified by email within 28 days of the closing date. If the winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 14 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner. By entering, you confirm that you’re happy with these terms and conditions.

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