Blog Latest

DialAFlight on Facebook

Find out what’s hot right now for some last minute winter sun breaks

DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

Ancient Mayan temples, a relaxed boho vibe and one of the world's best beaches... It has to be Tulum, Mexico for to… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

Caribbean: Tropical Storm #Matthew is currently heading west across the Caribbean Sea and is expected to intensify to a hurricane by Friday.
Retweeted by dialaflight
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

We have scenery in epic proportions today for our daily escape. Behold the beauty of the Canadian Rockies this… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

It's #TravelTuesday and we take you to #Japan in all its autumnal beauty for today's #dailyescape pic.twitter.com/DyoViBwteQ
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

How's this for #mondaymotivation. Today's #dailyescape is Angsana Velavaru, Maldives with £2000 savings youtube.com/watch?v=H8mx_L…
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

The sun is shining' it's #Friday and the airline #sales have been extended #FridayFeeling #traveldeals pic.twitter.com/QormIGYhxU
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

It's #dailyescape time. Experience #autumn at its most beautiful.. #NewEngland in the 'Fall' #autumncolours… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

Start of #autumn = start of spring #downunder. Our #dailyescape takes you to Western Australia to experience… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

Today's #dealoftheday takes you to Koh Samui from £499pp inc3 free nights and flight savings with Malaysia Airlines tinyurl.com/z93sukv
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

What better way to draw our #Australia takeover to a close, than with breathtaking Kimberley?! #DailyEscape pic.twitter.com/6c15AEovSg
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

The weekend's here, so here's a #DailyEscape for you! Today we bring you the beautiful city of Melbourne! #Australia pic.twitter.com/XzsQ3vklup
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

Got that #FridayFeeling yet? If not, perhaps dreams of sensational #Sydney will help? #Australia #DailyEscape pic.twitter.com/d1Z6EGKOyf
 

Blog Authors

Clemmie

Clemmie

Victoria Hampton

Victoria Hampton

Kathy McLeman

Kathy McLeman

Ree Saunders

Ree Saunders

Marisa Thomas

Marisa Thomas

Jan Moys

Jan Moys

Mike Potter

Mike Potter

Nicola Chapman

Nicola Chapman

Drew Hendricks

Drew Hendricks

Cheryl Richardson

Cheryl Richardson

Dave Balow

Dave Balow

Anastasia Miari

Anastasia Miari

Steven Gyford

Steven Gyford

Staff

British Airways’ staff now equipped with iPads

British Airways’ pilots are to be equipped with iPads to further improve its customer service. 3,600 pilots will now carry iPads in order to keep passengers updated with more accurate flight information.

The airline also plans to equip some of its cabin crew and ground operations team with the tablet as part of the company’s £5 billion investment into new products and technology. The addition of the new equipment is hoped to provide the airlines best ever service and improve the overall passenger experience.

The iPads will inform pilots, cabin crew and ground staff of any updates happening in the air or on the ground and the operational updates aim to better inform customers of any changes to their flight plans. BA's commercial manager in Egypt Mervat Alfy said that “at British Airways, we’re always seeking innovative solutions to enhance the superior service our customers have come to expect from us.”

“Technology and aviation go hand-in-hand and we’re looking forward to exploring the various ways this latest operational advancement will benefit both our BA team and our valued customers.”

The new technology will also see pilots being able to access historic and current data supplied by customers to help them provide a personalised service during flight. “As pilots we want to deliver a safe and memorable experience for each and every British Airways customer, on every single flight,” said Captain Stephan Riley, British Airway’s director of flight operations. “The iPads will help us to achieve this goal by giving us the means to provide a more personalized service and share more timely flight information with our customers and colleagues.”
Close