April 14, 2024

Love is in the air on British Airways

British Airways shared the love with its passengers this Valentine’s Day with a range of special touches including seasonal desserts and a dedicated ‘Love is in the air’ inflight entertainment channel.

To celebrate the month of love, the airline has launched a bespoke Valentine’s Day afternoon tea for those travelling in First. The afternoon tea comprises of a range of finger sandwiches, a chocolate orange Battenberg, raspberry tart and a chocolate love heart cookie. To accompany the sweet treats, passengers can select from Warre’s Colheita 2009 Tawny Port or Sauternes, both carefully selected by the airline’s Master of Wine.  

For those travelling in Club World, the airline has launched a chocolate mousse dessert and a raspberry and rosewater Valentine’s macaroon as part of the afternoon tea in Club Europe. For passengers wishing to pair these sweet treats with a drink, the airline recommends Graham’s Six Grapes Reserve Ruby Port.

To help passengers get in the romantic mood this February, British Airways has also launched a dedicated ‘Love is in the air’ inflight entertainment channel available in every cabin. Passengers looking to enjoy a date night for one in the air can select from a range of romantic classics and boxsets such as Bridget Jones’s Diary, You’ve Got Mail and The Mating Game.

Calum Laming, British Airways’ Chief Customer Officer, said: “Whether our customers are heading off on a romantic break, a half-term family getaway or a solo adventure for one, we know that every journey is original and indeed special. We hope these little gestures go a long way in showing our appreciation and make our customers feel more loved than ever this Valentine’s month.”