BALPA is the professional association and registered trade union established to represent the interests of all UK pilots
Charlotte Branson
Media and Communications Officer
Members may already be aware of the many benefits that come with a BALPA membership, including individual member support, 24/7 emergency help anywhere in the world, legal advice, and of course, collective bargaining on issues such as pay and terms and conditions. But you may not be aware of some of the other benefits available to you as part of your membership.
We’ve worked with some external companies to offer exclusive discounts and rates on a number of products. To find out how to take advantage of these, visit the BALPA website (you will need your member log in to access this page).
20% off Flight International
Whether you’re an industry professional or enthusiast, Flight International will give you comprehensive coverage of all the latest news and trends in aviation. Stay up-to-date with the latest development in the industry and get free reports and guides throughout the year. You can choose from three subscription options; print only, digital only (which includes PC and tablets) or a print and digital combination package. All these packages come with an exclusive 20% off for BALPA members
12.5% off Hiscox home and contents insurance
Hiscox is a renowned insurer and we’re pleased to offer a 12.5% discount on home and contents insurance. Get piece of mind for your belongings for less with your BALPA membership.
20% off Bigatmo sunglasses
Designed, tested and trusted by professional airline pilots. Bigatmo’s aim is to produce sunglasses that are tremendously comfortable for long periods, have excellent optical properties, allow your eyes to be more relaxed and combat the effects of eye fatigue.
Competitive rates with Aircrew FX
Unbeatable exchange rates for BALPA members. Whatever your reason for transferring money overseas, whether you are transferring your monthly salary, investing in a property, high value goods or making regular money transfers overseas, Aircrew FX understands that you will want to get as much for your money as you can. Aircrew FX provides the most competitive exchange rates for BALPA members wishing to transfer funds abroad.
40% off Hypnos Mattresses, Beds & Bedding
Get a 40% discount off the recommended retail prices with Hypnos. Choose a royally-approved handmade bed, designed to provide a deep and memorable night’s sleep and a positive, energetic start to the day. The offer is only available at selected showrooms, visit the website to find out more.
30-70% off 5-star hotels with Hey Travelista
Become a Hey Travelista member now and save 30-70% on your next 5-star hotel booking. They also bundle (for free) value added inclusions (such as breakfast, spa, F&B credit etc) to create a real hotel experience for you - all for the one 'insider' low price - no hidden extra fees.
5% off with Downs Solicitors
Downs Solicitors LLP is a Surrey-based entrepreneurial law firm who represent both business clients and private individuals throughout Surrey, the UK, Europe and beyond. BALPA members can arrange an initial fixed fee appointment at £150 + VAT plus 5% off their final bill (terms and conditions apply).
Free initial consultation and 10% off services with Dawson Hart
The Dawson Hart Family Team are ranked as leading lawyers in the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners publications. They offer an initial free consultation to discuss your options. They also offer a 10% discount to all BALPA members on our services and Skype sessions for your convenience.

Posted on 27 February 2019

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