British Airways is based in the United Kingdom and operates flights from its main hubs located at London Gatwick and London Heathrow. British Airways was formed in 1972, but it has been operating under its name since 1974.
British Airways belongs to the most famous airlines and it operates domestic, short-haul and long-haul scheduled flights to destinations all over the world.
British Airways is a founding member of the Oneworld airline alliance. It has its own frequent flyer program – Executive Club. In 2011 the company merged with Iberia.
British Airways offers online check-in on its website and checked baggage allowance is included in the ticket price.