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Leading UK Airline Opens International Lounge.

Summary: bmi, the number one airline out of London Heathrow's Terminal 1, recently opened its new international lounge, bmi Number One Heathrow. bmi Number One Heathrow is open to customers en-route to bmi international destinations who are travelling in Business Class, or have a Gold or Silver Diamond Club card or Star Alliance Gold card. The 900sq meter flagship lounge is located above Gate 5 in Terminal 1 in the London Heathrow airport with seating for over 180 customers.

Leading UK Airline Opens International Lounge bmi opens doors to new international lounge, bmi Number One Heathrow bmi, the number one airline out of London Heathrow's Terminal 1, recently opened its new international lounge, bmi Number One Heathrow. bmi Number One Heathrow is open to customers en-route to bmi international destinations who are travelling in Business Class, or have a Gold or Silver Diamond Club card or Star Alliance Gold card. The 900sq meter flagship lounge is located above Gate 5 in Terminal 1 in the London Heathrow airport with seating for over 180 customers.

The new international lounge is the latest in a series of innovations from bmi. In Egypt, The airline recently launched the country's first Airbus A330 service from London to Cairo and kicked off its complimentary Chauffeur Drive service in Cairo for all Business Class customers. Bookings can be made up to 24 hours before a flight for airport drop-off or pick-up.

bmi Number One Heathrow is divided into four key areas. The Lounge features a centrally-located fireplace, open fire, a range of seating options from lounge seats to day beds and partitioned room sets that offer increased privacy and great views over the runway. The Cafe is the dedicated food and beverage zone for bmi Number One Heathrow with a range of hot and cold food including a range of freshly-prepared sandwiches, platters, fresh fruit, ice cream and salads in addition to steaming hot soup. The Study offers seating created for work, with appropriate lighting, laptop tablet tables and PCs available to browse the internet at broadband speed with free Wifi, PCs available for customers who do not bring their own or don't want to switch them on and seating with internationally compliant charger sockets. Finally, The Local is an informal bar area with a range of spirits, soft drinks, champagne, classic beers and fine wines.

All bmi flights operate from London Heathrow Terminal. bmi is the only airline at London Heathrow to offer Business Class customers a 30 minute check-in promise, enabling them to arrive at check-in as little as 30 minutes before their flight departs with the guarantee that they will make their flight. In addition to benefits including online check-in, travellers will also be able to take advantage of Diamond Club, the UK's most generous frequent flyer programme. Diamond Club destinations miles can be spent on flights with Star Alliance member airlines, hotel accommodation and on a range of gifts and treats. 2009 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com)

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