British Airways

British Airways faces more than £180m fine

The proposed fine would be the largest penalty ever issued by the Information Commissioner’s Office, and is equivalent to 1.5% of BA's global turnover for the financial year ending 31 December.


BA commissions independent study of IT outage

British Airways commissions an independent study to look into last month's shutdown of its data centre, which stranded 75?000 people.

May 31, 2017

Questions remain after BA IT meltdown

While British Airways flights are back in the skies, it faces increasing pressure over its response to the huge IT failure.

May 30, 2017

British Airways vows 'never again' after costly IT collapse

The airline says it would take steps to ensure there was no repeat of a computer system failure that stranded 75?000 passengers over the weekend.

May 29, 2017

Chaos at Heathrow, Gatwick after IT outage

The failure, caused by a power supply problem, disrupted British Airway's flight operations worldwide and also hit its call centres and Web site.

Nov 29, 2013

Worldwide wrap

We round up this week's top six stories from across the globe that piqued our interest or had us scratching our heads.

Feb 24, 2012

Belgravium wins British Airways contract

The company will supply the airline with its on-board retail system.


BA chooses Progress SOA

The airline will use Progress Sonic ESB, Actional SOA Management and DataXtend Semantic Integrator.

May 11, 1998

BA cuts costs, adds value with Essbase

British Airways has chosen Tamaris general ledger from Walker International as the transaction repository and Arbor Essbase for all management accounting functionality including budgeting, financial reporting, forecasting and analysis.

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