Articles tagged “executive club”

British Airways Tests Award Seats Without Hefty Taxes

British Airways Tests Award Seats Without Hefty Taxes

Grant Martin, Skift

Could the end of the era of high award taxes and fees at British Airways be nigh? A new trial from the carrier is pushing the fees down on some award seats to only £1.

2 months ago

British Airways to Increase Partner Award Pricing

British Airways to Increase Partner Award Pricing

Grant Martin, Skift

It will soon cost more to use British Airways Executive Club Avios to book partner awards, diluting the overall value of the UK's largest airline's loyalty program.

5 months ago

British Airways Hints at Disrupting Its Loyalty Program in 2018

British Airways Hints at Disrupting Its Loyalty Program in 2018

Grant Martin, Skift

British Airways may be moving award bookings through its Executive Club to dynamic pricing, shifting the way that loyalty program members redeem free tickets. The move may render an already-troubled loyalty program to something even less competitive for elite flyers.

2 years ago

Big Changes Coming for U.S. Travelers Using British Airways Points

Big Changes Coming for U.S. Travelers Using British Airways Points

Grant Martin, Skift

The transformation of loyalty programs into ones that are better for airlines than they are for passengers is almost complete.

4 years ago