Diageo, the global drinks firm, has signed an agreement with British Airways (BA) to launch its first lounge bar. The drinks firm has signed a partnership agreement with BA to open the first lounge bar at London Heathrow airport. Passengers will be able to enjoy premium brands such as Johnny Walker Gold Label blended Scotch Whiskey, Ketel One Vodka and Ron Zacapa rum at the new bar Paul Downing, regional director at Diageo, said, “Our relationship with British Airways is very important to us and we see it as a crucial element in growing the World Class Collection of ultra-premium spirits both in terms of awareness and sales”.