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British Airways Announce High Rolling Route from Gatwick to Vegas

May 17, 2012

LONDON, May 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –

British Airways is launching another new high rolling route from Gatwick with the
start of flights to Las Vegas from October 29 2012.

The three-times-a-week service will be operated by a three-class Boeing 777 offering a
premium Club World cabin with fully flat beds.

The new Gatwick route offers more choice and frequency from London airports. Together
with the Heathrow service British Airways will operate 10 flights a week to Las Vegas.

Colm Lacy, British Airways’ head of commercial Gatwick, said: “Las Vegas has proved to
be an incredibly popular year-round destination from Heathrow so we are delighted to now
be able to offer the route from Gatwick as well.

“This is the kind of destination our leisure customers at Gatwick are looking for and
it will complement our existing USA and longhaul leisure network.”

Customers can book holidays in Las Vegas
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booking their flights, hotels and experiences together. Home to sumptuous spas, luxury
hotels and many excellent attractions, Las Vegas is the perfect place to enjoy luxury

British Airways has a wide range of top hotels in Las Vegas on the strip available,
from the three-star Riviera Hotel and Casino which has just completed a multi million
dollar renovation to the famous and luxurious Bellagio. The five-star hotel treats guests
to sweeping views of the magnificent lake and classical gardens while five-star The
Venetian Resort Hotel Casino recreates the glory of Venice and has suites nearly twice the
size as a typical Las Vegas hotel room. The five-star Aria Resort and Casino, located in
the heart of the City Centre, combines architecture with sustainable design and five-star
The Wynn Resort Las Vegas provides gastronomic options for every taste.

Las Vegas is a hotspot of activity out in the Nevada desert. Customers looking for
things to do in Las Vegas as an alternative to the casinos and shows will not be
disappointed by amazing helicopter rides over the Las

Vegas Strip or the Grand Canyon or visiting the impressive Hoover Dam, built during
the Great Depression.

Bookings for flights from London Gatwick to Las Vegas can be made now at ba.com.

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