American Airlines and British Airways provide your travellers with one of the most advanced networks to the U.S. as well as within it. In addition to operating an extensive network, both airlines have invested heavily to enhance their premium travel experience both on the ground and in the air, to consistently provide your business travellers with one of the most seamless journeys across the Atlantic and support their corporate needs.
With over 70 daily nonstop flights from London to the U.S. – the most of any airline partnership – and hundreds of seamless same-day connections reaching over 240 destinations across North America, customers can enjoy easy access to just about anywhere in the States and beyond.
Together, we continue to modernise our fleet and our partnership evolves with it. Not only are we always expanding our network with multiple new routes launched yearly, but we also have some of the best premium product on the market. We prioritise our schedule to provide ultimate flexibility for business travellers and continue to invest in our product both on the ground and in the air to provide our passengers with the best in all round travel.
2019 Network Enhancements
Starting early next year, customers across Europe flying on American can choose from up to nine new routes, including seasonal routes Edinburgh (EDI) to Philadelphia (PHL), Dublin (DUB) and Munich (MUC) to Dallas Fort Worth (DFW), London (LHR) to Phoenix (PHX), Athens (ATH) to Chicago (ORD), and the year-round service between Munich and Charlotte (CLT).
Plus, following on from new operations in Budapest (BUD), Prague (PRG) and Venice (VCE) earlier this year, the launch of new stations in Berlin (TXL), Bologna (BLQ) and Dubrovnik (DBV) all offering seasonal nonstop flights to Philadelphia in 2019, make Americans European network more connected than ever before.
British Airways introduced London Heathrow to Nashville in 2018 and additionally, next year you can reach Charleston (CHS) or Pittsburgh (PIT) direct from London on British Airways – the first airline to connect either of the two cities.
Be the Business
For a taste of the high life, experience First Class service on the ground and in the air when flying Business Class on American and British Airways.
Flagship™ Business on American
Relax in fully lie-flat seats on every flight out of London with American, where you can catch the latest movies and TV shows available on demand with premium noise-cancelling headphones while dining on chef-inspired meal options accompanied by a selection of award-winning vintage wines. Get comfortable with soft bedding supplied by sleep-experts Casper, and never miss a beat with power at every seat allowing you to keep your devices fully charged throughout the journey.
Club World on British Airways
Alternatively, experience Club World on British Airways, a cabin which combines premium levels of comfort and service to make every journey unique and unforgettable. Enjoy fully lie-flat beds, enhanced dining options and entertainment, private lounge access as well as dedicated check-in desks with priority boarding.
Together, truly Premium
Travellers can experience a more comfortable, spacious and relaxing journey in Premium Economy on American Airlines. As the first and only U.S. carrier to offer Premium Economy internationally, it’s a class that sits in a league of its own.
Premium Economy highlights:
- 38 inches of legroom with extendable foot, leg and head rests
- Enhanced meal service with complimentary wine, beer and spirits
- Larger touchscreen monitors with noise-reducing headphones to enjoy a host of entertainment options
- Complimentary pillows, blankets and amenity kits filled with travel essentials
- Live TV streaming in flight
- Power, USB ports and Wi-Fi
- Two checked bags
Alternatively, catch World Traveller Plus on British Airways and experience state-of-the-art service from tip to toe.
World Traveller Plus highlights:
- Wider seats with additional legroom
- Enhanced entertainment experience with noise-reducing headphones
- Three-course dining experience and a complimentary bar service
- Flexible luggage allowance
- Board ahead of economy passengers with priority boarding
- Power supply for laptops and other electronic devices
For further information and to make a booking with American Airlines and British Airways, please contact your Travel and Transport Statesman team.