British Airways Launches New Subsidiary BA Ltd for US Operation
Update at 0000GMT 12JUN12
The US Department of Transportation on Monday 11JUN12 has approved British Airways’ application, issued on 17MAY12, for its new subsidiary operating service to the US.
Starting Monday 11JUN12, British Airways’ new subsidiary, British Airways Ltd (BA Ltd), assumes existing operation on 2 daily (weekdays) Airbus A318 London City – Shannon – New York JFK – London City operation. Prior to this date, this route was operating under British Airways Plc. The new subsidiary also received approval to continue displaying American Airlines and IBERIA’s “AA” and “IB” code for this operation.
There are no changes to inflight service and operation as a result of BA Ltd assuming British Airways Plc’s operation. Schedule:
BA001 LCY1300 – 1415SNN1500 – 1715JFK 318 x67
BA003 LCY1600 – 1720SNN1805 – 2020JFK 318 x6
BA002 JFK1910 – 0715+1LCY 318 x6
BA004 JFK2150 – 1000+1LCY 318 x56