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CMA warns package travel firms over refunds ahead of summer trips

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The Competitions and Markets Authority has warned package holiday companies to respect the refund rights of holidaymakers ahead of the summer period.

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BRITISH AIRWAYS opens POWER NAP PODS LOUNGE

British Airways has unveiled the new ’Forty Winks’ nap lounge for its premier passengers, featuring power nap sleep pods.

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UK Government launches COVID-19 Charter for holidaymakers

Passenger COVID Charter provides clear information for passengers outlining their rights and responsibilities when travelling this summer.

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easyJet adds COVID-19 travel insurance cover

COVID-19 insurance is included as standard as part of easyJet’s new policy with Collinson which includes business, gadget, and sports activity cover. easyJet has announced a new partnership with insurance provider, Collinson Insurance, which offers customers a number of insurance options, including dedicated COVID-19 travel cover. The new travel insurance will cover customers who are […]

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British Airways Trials 25 Second Covid-19 Test

British Airways is the first airline in the world to conduct a trial with medical tech company Canary Global, to assess how its Pelican Covid-19 Ultra Rapid Covid-19 test, which displays a result within 25 seconds, can play a role in opening up travel.

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BRITISH AIRWAYS TRIALS DIGITAL QUEUING TECHNOLOGY

British Airways will be trialling new intelligent queuing technology from Qmatic, that will enable customers to virtually queue at check-in by pre-booking their slot time in advance of arriving at the airport.

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