Save up to 70% with new British Airways deal on business-class seats, and more news from this week

Aug 14, 2021

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Each Saturday, we round up the top miles, points and travel news that you might have missed on TPG U.K. this week. Here’s what you need to know:

Save up to 70% with new British Airways deal on business-class seats and luxury holidays

Ready to start looking forward to a new year of travel?

I flew premium economy for the first time: My coach mindset says it’s not worth the extra money

BA’s World Traveller Plus is one step above World Traveller (their version of economy class). Is it worth paying more than twice as much?

UK health secretary says PCR tests for travel are too expensive

If you think COVID-19 tests for travel are too expensive, you’re not alone. The U.K.’s health secretary agrees.

JetBlue crossing: What it was like on board the inaugural A321LR flight to London

There’s no question that JetBlue now offers the best economy experience among all U.S carriers.

Aer Lingus can now fly from England to the US

After postponing its new routes between the U.K and the United States earlier this year, Aer Lingus has now received permission from the U.K. Civil Aviation Authority to start service between England and the U.S.

The 10 most important buttons in the cockpit

A tour of the 10 most important buttons in the cockpit of an aircraft.

Play vs Icelandair: Comparing Iceland’s newest and oldest airlines

Europe has a brand-new airline connecting Europe with Iceland. How does the flight experience of Iceland’s newest airline compare to Iceland’s oldest airline?

Watch TPG UK fly JetBlue 2 different ways: Mint Studio vs. economy

Watch Stella and Nicky from TPG review JetBlue from New York-JFK to Los Angeles comparing a flight in the new Mint Studio against JetBlue’s economy product “Core” on the Airbus A321LD.

TPG reader question: Will a British Airways Future Travel Voucher change the validity of my Companion Voucher?

British Airways Future Travel Vouchers do have one little known feature if you’re not using your Companion Voucher anytime soon.

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