British Airways is delaying until June the move of 120 long-haul flights to its troubled new Terminal 5 at London Heathrow in order "to iron out" remaining problems, including the baggage system and other aspects of its operation (ATWOnline, April 8). BA had planned to shift long-haul services from T4 to T5 on April 5. "It is only sensible to ensure that Terminal 5 is operating consistently at a high standard before the move begins," CEO Willie Walsh said in a joint statement with airport ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"T5 chaos forces delay in transfer of BA's long-haul operation" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions?

Already registered? here.