British Airways chief executive Willie Walsh
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'Excellent progress': Willie Walsh praises staff as BA back in profit

British Airways has made pre-tax profits of £158m in the six months up to the end of September.

It follows two years in which BA lost nearly £1bn after it was hit by the worldwide economic slump, industrial disputes, and disruption caused by ash from a volcano in Iceland.

BA chief executive Willie Walsh paid tribute to staff for the progress made.

  • 29 Oct 2010
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