British Airways 777 at London Heathrow. Photo: By Perry Flint. BAA and the Unite union representing the UK airport operator's ground staff reached an agreement that both sides said will avert strikes that had threatened to heavily disrupt or even close six major airports this weekend including London Heathrow, London Stansted, Southampton, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen. Under the terms of the agreement, brokered by the UK’s Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service, ...

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