British Airways has opened the doors of its new
Club Lounge at New York’s JFK airport.
As British Airways’
flagship US lounge, the welcoming space will play host to the
hundreds of business and leisure customers that travel between New
York and London on up to twelve transatlantic flights a day.
Spread across 22,000 sq. ft., the Club Lounge includes
relaxed seating areas, work stations with power outlets, an entertainment room
by Sony, and an Elemis Spa
which offers a range of treatments to help travellers relax and recharge
ahead of their journey.
dining experience includes a brasserie-style dining room where
travellers can enjoy freshly prepared dishes from an extensive
menu or a range of smaller items chosen to allow customers to
‘grab and go’.
There will be a granite topped Quaich Bar,
created in partnership with the Quaich bar at the Craigellachie
Hotel in Speyside, Scotland, and a BrewDog craft beer room, which
will feature an assortment of BrewDog beers as well as one that has been designed specifically for British Airways,
named after its flight call sign – Speedbird 100. The beer will
available on flights from 1 May 2019.
British Airways’ Director of Brand and Customer Experience, said,
“JFK airport is like a second home to Heathrow so it’s great to
mark the final step in our significant customer investment with
the opening of our new Club and First lounges. Every detail
has been carefully designed and we’ve created a space to meet our
customers’ needs – whether they want to relax and have a meal or
enjoy a craft beer and catch up on the world news.”