British Airways, a renowned European airline, is spreading the spirit of Ramadan by offering Iftar meals to Muslim passengers traveling between London and Muslim countries.
During the month of Ramadan, British Airways extends its hospitality to fasting passengers by providing dates and laban (buttermilk) to break their fast. In addition, the cabin crew will make an effort to save a meal for passengers to enjoy after sunset. The airline ensures that all of its passengers feel valued, and honored to offer special services to its Muslim passengers during Ramadan.
Panagiotis Theodotou, the Regional Commercial Manager (Middle East and Pakistan) of British Airways, has acknowledged the importance of Ramadan for many of the airline’s customers. As a result, British Airways has made the thoughtful decision to provide in-flight iftar to and from London.
Passengers traveling to and from Heathrow on selected routes, including Dubai, Kuwait, Islamabad, Riyadh, Bahrain, Doha, Cairo, Algiers, Amman, Marrakech, Tirana, Antalya, and Dalaman, will be able to enjoy British Airways’ in-flight iftar service during the holy month of Ramadan.
Additionally, passengers traveling between Gatwick and Doha will also be able to take advantage of this special offering. The airline is dedicated to creating a comfortable and welcoming experience for all passengers and is honored to extend this thoughtful gesture to its Muslim customers during this special time.
British Airways’ decision to provide in-flight iftar meals during Ramadan is a step in the right direction, which is likely to improve the airline’s brand image among Muslim passengers. This thoughtful gesture is a positive move that will undoubtedly appreciated by many of the airline’s customers who will be traveling during Ramadan. By prioritizing the comfort and needs of all of its passengers, British Airways is demonstrating its commitment to providing exceptional service and building lasting relationships with its customers.
It is worth noting that several other airlines, including Emirates, Etihad Airways, Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines, PIA, Saudia, and many more, also offer Iftar meals to Muslim passengers during Ramadan. These airlines recognize the significance of Ramadan to their Muslim customers and committed to ensuring that their travel experience is as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.
In addition to dates and water, many of these airlines also provide a variety of food items to break the fast. The cabin crew often makes an announcement to notify passengers of the Iftar time, adding to the festive and communal atmosphere onboard. By offering these thoughtful services, these airlines are creating a warm and welcoming environment for all passengers during this special time.