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BA increases flights per week

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BA increases flights per week

British Airways increases Barbados flights

Published by via Caribbean Net News on Monday, October 19, 2009

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados -- Barbados is set to up the airlift ante as the island is about to boast 10 flights a week with British Airways from London Gatwick, scheduled to start this month on October 28, 2009.

Good news for Barbados Tourism :>

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1. Re: BA increases flights per week

I just hope people can afford the flights now!!!

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2. Re: BA increases flights per week

Probably just for high season I would imagine.

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3. Re: BA increases flights per week

The 'extra' flights have been showing on the BA website for some weeks

...it is only returning to the pre 'recession ' timetable and is not just for the high season ...presently listed until September 2010

Until the 30th March there are 2 flights per day on Saturday Sunday and Tuesday ....outbound at 11.00 and 13.15 inbound times vary from 16.40 -21.01

From 1st April they are Thursday , Tuesday and Sunday ...outbound at 11.15 and 12.05 .......inbound at 16.40 and 21.00

So 4 extra outbound flights out in the Easter week but only 3 extra for returning 7 or 14 days later ...some of the inbound flights are almost sold out !!!

Difficult to judge the effect on prices as yet ...... Economy ...£569 return for late May /early June

.... but Easter is still very high at £820 - £996 ( BA website) depending on when you leave

I wish the later flights had been there when we booked .. 4+ more hours on the beach !!! ... but then again we only paid £485 for a departure on 31st March ....via those great people at Mr Newmont

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