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Two is better than one

El Al logoEnjoy the culture of Tel Aviv and the beauty of Jerusalem together from £439pp all in one trip with El Al flights. This exclusive offer is available for Heathrow customers only until 31 May 2017.

For more information or to book, please call Superstar Holidays on +44 (0)20 3 204 0490 or email: sales@elal.co.uk

Qatar Airways' 20th anniversary Competition

Qatar 20th logoWant to experience Qatar Airways’ award winning service and an unforgettable travel experience?

In celebration of Qatar Airways’ 20th Anniversary from Heathrow, Qatar Airways is giving away a pair of return tickets to Doha!

British Airways Club Europe now on flights within the UK

British Airways logoBritish Airways is to launch Club Europe (business) on its domestic services between London and Belfast, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness and Manchester on 1 April

Korean Air introduces mixed fleet operation for Heathrow

Korean air 747 taking offKorean Air has announced from the start of the summer schedule on 26 March, it will have a mixed fleet operating between Heathrow and Incheon, Seoul. Either Korean Air's A380 or their latest Boeing 747-8i will be used on the route. Korean Air’s B747-8i will be the first commercial 747-8i to land at Heathrow.

Virgin Atlantic to launch twice weekly Heathrow-Barbados service

Virgin Atlantic logoVirgin Atlantic plans to launch a twice weekly Heathrow-Barbardos service operating A330 aircraft from 12 December. The Heathrow-Barbados service will become Virgin Atlantic's sixth new service to launch in 2017.

New Air France Dreamliner 787 arrives at Heathrow

Air France DreamlinerAs of 6 February experience Air France’s Dreamliner B787, and all it has to offer. Discover Air France’s newest long haul product, operating directly from Heathrow to Paris. From only £79 in Economy and £270 in Business Class.

Oman air

Oman Air logoOman Airlines has re-located its second daily flight from Terminal 3 to Terminal 4

Flybe announces new Heathrow routes

In total 43 flights per week will operate, with 18 flights between Aberdeen and Heathrow per week and 25 flights between Edinburgh and Heathrow operated by Flybe’s Bombardier Q400 aircraft

The new flights will enable passengers to connect to and from Scotland onto codeshare flights out of Heathrow to destinations around the world.

Flybe will operate from Terminal 2 on 26 March 2017

Virgin Atlantic Flying Club updates

Virgin Atlantic Flying Club logoAs of 13 November 2016 Virgin Atlantic have made some great updates to Flying Club. One of these great changes is that they are now giving members a lifetime membership number, instead of getting a new one each time you move between tiers. So don’t forget to use your new 10 digit membership number when transferring Heathrow Rewards points into miles and not your old 11 digit one.

Air Canada and Plaza Premium Lounge offer

Air Canada logoAll customers who book Air Canada Premium Economy will benefit from 20% discount on entry to Heathrow’s Plaza Premium Lounge.

Plaza Premium logoCustomers will also receive a 10% discount on massage services in Terminal 2 departures.

Etihad’s latest award

Skytrax logoIt’s official. When you travel with Etihad Airways you now get the official 5 star treatment. Etihad Airways have recently been awarded ‘Skytrax Certified 5-star Airline’ status. This means that Etihad Airways are committed to making all their customers’ journeys unforgettable, from check-in to touch-down.

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British Airways new routes for 2017

British Airways logoExciting new routes and destinations by British Airways direct from Heathrow.

Santiago

From January 2017, British Airways will fly four times a week to Santiago, Chile from Terminal 5.

New Orleans

From 27 March 2017, British Airways will fly four times a week to New Orleans, USA from Terminal 5.

Tallinn, Estonia

From 28 March 2017, British Airways will fly twice a week to Tallinn, Estonia from Terminal 5.

Murcia, Spain

From 28 March 2017, British Airways will fly twice a week to Murcia, Spain from Terminal 5.

Nantes, France

From 29 March 2017, British Airways will fly twice a week to Montpelier, France from Terminal 5.

Brindisi, Italy Montpelier, France

From 3 May 2017, British Airways will fly twice a week to Montpelier, France from Terminal 5.

From 3 June 2017, British Airways will fly twice a week to Brindisi, Italy from Terminal 5.

Zakynthos, Greece

From 3 June 2017, British Airways will fly twice a week to Zakynthos, Greece from Terminal 5.

Delta Air Lines now flying to Salt lake City from Heathrow

Delta logoDelta Airlines has added an eighth USA destination. Fly the only non-stop service from Heathrow to Salt Lake City, Utah.

Qatar Airways now flying to Windhoek from Heathrow

Qatar logoFly in the award-winning hospitality of Qatar Airways to Windhoek, with four flights a week from Heathrow via Doha which commenced 28 September. And for a chance to win a dream holiday to Namibia for two enter our Heathrow Rewards competition below.

Delta moves all Heathrow flights to Terminal 3

Delta logoAll Delta Air Lines flights now operate from Heathrow Terminal 3, where partner Virgin Atlantic is also based. The move brings Delta's flights to New York (JFK), Boston, Seattle, Atlanta, Philadelphia, Detroit, Minneapolis and Salt Lake City together in the same terminal.

Introducing fully lie-flat seats with American Airlines flying from Heathrow

American Airlines logoThis summer, every American Airlines flight between Heathrow and the U.S. offers fully lie-flat seats with direct access to the aisle in First and Business. And with their partner British Airways, choose from more than 70 daily flights – all featuring fully lie-flat seats.

Innsbruck: fly direct from 4 December

British Airways logoBritish Airways has announced year-round direct flights to Innsbruck, Austria, starting 4th December 2016. Winter sports lovers have a choice of four weekly flights, while summer sees two flights a week, all operating from Terminal 5.

Aeromexico to fly daily between Heathrow and Mexico City from summer 2017

Aeromexico logoFrom Summer 2017 Aeromexico will increase the frequency of its direct flights from Heathrow to Mexico City to become a daily service.

Air India move from Terminal 4 to Terminal 2

Air India will move to from its current home in Terminal 4 to Terminal 2 on 25 January 2017.

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