Tradewind Aviation and British Airways Launch Interline Offering Convenient New Option for St. Barths-Bound Travelers
For Immediate Release
Contact: Catherine Colford
Hawkins International PR
Passengers on British Airways can now travel from London to St. Barths via Tradewind Aviation with a single ticket purchase and convenient baggage transfer
February 7, 2017 (Oxford, Connecticut) – Tradewind Aviation, premium operator of both scheduled shuttle and on-demand flights throughout the U.S. and Caribbean, has launched an interline agreement with British Airways, offering new convenience for travelers bound for St. Barths in the French West Indies.
With this new interline, passengers flying out of London (LGW) on British Airways can now reserve travel directly to St. Barths (SBH) via Antigua (ANU) on Tradewind Aviation, with the convenience of a single ticket purchase and baggage transfer for a journey combining both airlines.
Tradewind Aviation, which was recently welcomed into the Virtuoso Luxury Travel Network, offers the private plane experience for a commercial fare throughout the Caribbean, with hubs in Antigua and San Juan, Puerto Rico. Their flights are flown in modern, Swiss-built Pilatus PC-12 aircraft and offer complimentary on-board snacks and drinks. In addition to St. Barths, Tradewind’s Caribbean destinations include Anguilla, Nevis, San Juan and St Thomas. The airline currently offers 14 weekly flights between Antigua and St. Barths.
“Tradewind Aviation’s new interline ticketing agreement with British Airways offers a world of convenience for travelers headed from London to the Caribbean, with one-ticket purchase and baggage transfer to the exclusive island of St. Barths. We are excited to partner with British Airways and to offer not just convenience, but exciting new destinations for their travelers,” said Eric Zipkin, President of Tradewind Aviation.
For more information or to reserve a seat onboard any Tradewind Aviation flight, please call (800)-376-7922 or visit www.flytradewind.com.
About Tradewind Aviation
Founded in 2001 on the principle that every flight deserves the highest quality aircraft, crew and service, Tradewind Aviation offers scheduled shuttle service throughout the Northeast and Caribbean on its modern fleet of Pilatus PC-12 aircraft. The airline operates scheduled service from Westchester County Airport in White Plains, New York to Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, Boston and Stowe and throughout the Caribbean including San Juan, St. Barths, Anguilla, Nevis, Antigua and St. Thomas. Tradewind also operates on-demand private charter throughout the U.S. and Caribbean in their fleet of Citation Jets and Pilatus PC-12s.
About British Airways
British Airways is the UK’s largest international airline and one of the world’s leading global premium carriers. Its principal place of business is London, the world’s largest premium travel market, with significant presence at Heathrow, Gatwick and London City airports. British Airways’ main home at Heathrow is Terminal 5, which has been voted the world’s Best Airport Terminal by airline travelers across the globe in the latest SkyTrax survey. Operating one of the most extensive international scheduled airline route networks, together with its joint business agreement, codeshare and franchise partners, flies to more than 70 different countries. British Airways carries almost 40 million customers a year and has a fleet of more than 280 aircraft. British Airways is a founding member of oneworld, the alliance of airlines around the globe, which together serves some 1,000 destinations across the globe.