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[By Tim Jue | 22 Nov 2016 | No Comments]
Passengers disembark the first British Airways flight to arrive from London's Heathrow Airport to San Jose, California.

LONDON IS CALLING: British Airways has set its sights on American travelers seeking to take advantage of the strong U.S. dollar abroad, and now they’re enticing them with a Black Friday deal that will save visitors to London even more money.

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[By Tim Jue | 5 May 2016 | No Comments]
International Airlines Group CEO Willie Walsh presents San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo with a gift from British Airways: a model Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner airplane.

SAN JOSE, CALIF. — Cheers, applause and a British-themed celebration marked the launch of a long-sought non-stop flight between Silicon Valley and London on British Airways Wednesday evening.

“Not since the Beatles landed on ‘The Ed Sullivan Show’ has a British invasion had a greater impact on the United States of America than today,” quipped San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo as he welcomed the airline Wednesday.