British Airways Overview

  • Harmondsworth, United Kingdom
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1919
  • Subsidiary or Business Segment
  • Airlines
  • $10+ billion (USD)

CompetitorsLufthansa Group, Emirates
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At British Airways, we take huge pride in our past – but we’re looking to the future as an airline that loves embracing the best of modern Britain. Our country’s creativity, diversity, style, wit and warmth are the same special qualities that make us who we are. Now, we’re ...
Mission: Connecting Britain with the world, together as one British Airways.

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Sean Doyle
Sean Doyle
73 Ratings
Former Employee, more than 3 years


9 Apr 2021 - Marketing Manager


Wonderful team ethic and company ethos


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Diversity & Inclusion at British Airways

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How is race or ethnicity talked about at British Airways?

...Racism, prejudice against working parents, different rules for crew with high ranking family members...Read More

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British Airways Interviews

Getting an Interview
Applied online88%
In Person4%
Recruitment Agency4%

  1. Airside Logistics Agent Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Heathrow, England, England
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    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 6 months. I interviewed at British Airways (Heathrow, England, England)


    A positive experience during the interview in a nearby hotel. Background check and three separate 1:1 interviews. NO tattoos allowed. The offer was sent via email and signing a contract was online. However, it took half a year to go thru all process. The employer kept hiding working hours until the last minute (6 months later). Some people angrily walked away once saw it.

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Company Updates

17 April 2020
We’ll never stop dreaming of creating wonderful memories for our customers, but we know that now is not the time to travel. When our aircraft are cleared for take-off once again, we will be ready to fly and to serve. From our family to yours, thank you. We love you Britain, and will see you very soon. #BATogether
British Airways - Dear Britain
24 February 2020
After his incredible service and quick thinking, British Airways Apprentice Daniel has been nominated for an Above and Beyond award by our CEO, Alex Cruz. For all of our talented Apprentices, like Daniel, going above and beyond is just a part of their job. With the right training and ongoing support, we set all our colleagues up with the tools they need to succeed. Learn more about how you could become an apprentice at British Airways:
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British Airways Awards & Accolades

  • 2019 Worker's Choice Brand RankingsYou Gov2019
  • Best Airline Staff in EuropeSkytrax2019

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What is health insurance like at British Airways?

...Excellent pension scheme , subsidised travel and private health care....

21 February 2021

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