- Travellers can now board with two pieces of checked luggage. The new allowance will apply to all new bookings from 01 Feb 2011.
- British Airways Gold & Silver Executive Club cardholders will now be entitled to a two-bag allowance when travelling in economy class on American Airlines and Iberia as well
- There is an an increase from US$50 to US$60 (or equivalent) for the heavy bag charge in British Airways World Traveller/Euro Traveller & World Traveller Plus (economy/premium economy) for bags weighing between 23kg and 32kg.
12 January 2011
British Airways: new checked baggage policy from 01 Feb 2011
British Airways will change its checked baggage policy for customers booking in full-fare economy (Y class) on all long-haul flights with effect from 01 Feb 2011.