Now British Airways is one of the largest air carriers in the world, in addition to being the largest airline in United Kingdom. Started in 1919 with regular flights between English and French capitals, it developed into remarkable air traveling service provider for passengers all over the world. It is also known to all James Bond saga lovers as it appeared several times in certain episodes of agent 007 adventures. And - as a final point - British Airways was called 'the World favorite airline'. Don't you wonder why?
Perhaps you know that British Airways was one of the two carriers which used famous Concord aircraft. The last flight of Concord took place in 2003 from London to Barbados. Now these supersonic liners are in past, but it isn't a great loss to both British and French air carriers. Today the British Airways fleet is a plenty of Airbus and Boeing models. Airbus planes used by British Airways are A319s, 320s and 321s. But through all its history British Airways was much more a Boeing user - that's why the majority of the fleet is Boeing production, the 737, 747, 757 and 777 models. It can be also interesting for you to know, that British Airways has the biggest fleet of Boeing 747-400 planes.
All aircrafts are kept in well condition to get the best level of flight safety. By these vehicles you can travel to great variety of locations almost everywhere in the world - except places, where nobody lives. Africa destinations include as international airports like ones in Cairo or Cape Town as landings in Ghana, Libya and Kenya. You can put a lot of time to make a decision, where you want to go to discover the mysterious exotic of Asian countries - British Airways offers you roots to China and Japan, India and Bangladesh, Singapore and Thailand, Israel and Dubai. Or if you want to share your experience with European mood, you can choose one of the European trips across Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic or Denmark. You can fly to Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Latvia, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, with certain roots to the United Kingdom and United States. Also South American Airports are accessible, as well as Caribbean and Oceania locations. Of course, this is not the full list of flights with British Airways, so if you are interested, you may check if your desired destination is marked on British Airways flight map.
Once you've decided to book a ticket to the one of British Airways flights, you must also decide what class you want to fly. Nevertheless, every variant has many advantages. All service standards are followed - especially if you notice that British Airways was a pioneer of several service standards as using 'flat beds' in Business Class aircrafts, for example. Hot meal, snacks, beverages, entertainment system - everything is provided with famous British politeness. Also one of the greatest Frequent Flyer programs, the Executive Club, is offered to you by British Airways to make your traveling more pleasant. Of course, this is only a short review of the well-known facts, all of which however could be important to to choose the right airline to travel with. If you like traveling by air, perhaps British Airways is worth trying.