British Airways’ final flight from Harare landed at Heathrow last night, closing a chapter in links between Britain and Zimbabwe.
British Airways suspends fligthts to Zimbabwe BA also suspended its flights in 1965
BA152 was the final service of a route the airline said it was abandoning because it had become uneconomic.
Zimbabwe’s economy is in freefall and tourism to the country has collapsed. But in Zimbabwe the decision is being seen as part of London’s efforts to isolate Robert Mugabe’s regime, even though BA is a commercial company.