CityFlyer Express

British Airways drops planned transfer of Gatwick routes to CityFlyer

British Airways has abandoned its plan to transfer some of the routes operated by its subsidiary EuroGatwick to its other Gatwick-based subsidiary, Avro RJ100 operator CityFlyer. The proposed transfer met with strenuous opposition from the British Airline Pilot Association (BALPA) — to the annoyance of CityFlyer pilots, who are also […]

CityFlyer acquisition cleared, subject to cap on slots

British Airways‘ acquisition of CityFlyer has been given the go-ahead by the UK’s Trade and Industry Secretary. British Airways’ UKP75 million (US$118 million) deal to acquire CityFlyer, announced in November 1998, had been challenged by competing airlines, who claimed it would lead to British Airways dominating London Gatwick airport, where […]