BA CitiExpress

BA CitiExpress to become BA Connect

Another year, another re-organization plan for British Airways’ troubled regional subsidiary, British Airways CitiExpress. In the latest plan, BACX will be rebranded as British Airways Connect and switch to a single-class, low-fare model. The airline itself will adopt the new name from 1 February, but the new service levels will […]

CitiExpress signs Jetspares contract

British Airways CitiExpress has signed a five-year JetSpares contract with BAE Systems Regional Aircraft. The UKP19 million deal extends the airline’s previous deal for coverage of its five BAe 146s and adds support for the sixteen former CityFlyer Avro RJ100s the airline is receiving. JetSpares is a customised support program, […]

British Airways CitiExpress Avro RJ100 G-CFAA

British Airways begins to transfer Avro RJ100s to CitiExpress

British Airways has begun transferring its Avro RJ100s to newly-formed regional subsidiary British Airways CitiExpress (BACX). BACX was formed in March by merging Brymon and British Regional Airlines. British Airways Regional is also being merged into BACX. The RJ100s were formerly operated by Gatwick-based CityFlyer, which was integrated into British […]