British Airways

From Tinsletown to London Town

Press Release   •   Sep 17, 2010 13:52 BST

British Airways was proud to fly in some of the biggest names in Hollywood, as the official airline of the prestigious GQ Men of the Year Awards, including Man of the Year winner – Jon Hamm.

Many of the artists were able to fly to the Awards (September 7) in style and luxury with British Airways First class cabin and exclusive London City service.

Dylan Jones, Editor of British GQ, commented: “We’re delighted to have British Airways involved in the thirteenth and most significant Men of the Year Awards to date. We know those travelling to attend our Awards will receive A-list treatment from the minute they board the red carpet in the sky!”

British Airways, Chief Executive Willie Walsh said: “The GQ Men of the Year Awards is one of those events you always look forward to. We’re delighted to be flying in some of the biggest names in Hollywood to attend.”

Especially for the occasion, one lucky guest won a ‘golden ticket’ entitling them to a pair of flights on the exclusive London City to New York service.

British Airways is also the official airline of BAFTA – and flew in talent to the BAFTA Film Awards in February.