All posts tagged "Virgin Atlantic Airways"

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    Virgin Atlantic Airlines files for bankruptcy in New York

    Virgin Atlantic Airlines has filed for Bankruptcy in New York, the airline is seeking protection from creditors...

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    Virgin Atlantic to Cease Hong Kong to Sydney

    Richard Branson’s Virgin Atlantic airline has blamed “increasing costs and a challenging economic environment” for its decision to cease its Sydney to Hong Kong service as from 5th May 2014.

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    Delta Acquires 49% of Virgin and Announces New Codeshare Agreement

    Delta Air Lines and Virgin Atlantic Airways today (Monday 24th June) detailed a codeshare agreement across 108 routes that offers customers seamless connections to 66 destinations across North America and

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    Delta and Virgin Atlantic to Form Strategic Alliance

    Delta Air Lines and Virgin Atlantic Airways have reached an agreement for a new joint venture that will create an expanded transatlantic network and enhance competition between the UK and

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    Aer Lingus Agrees to Deal with Virgin

    Aer Lingus  and Virgin Atlantic Airways have announced that they have reached preliminary agreement under which it is planned that Aer Lingus will ‘wet lease’ aircraft to operate certain short-haul

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    Virgin Renews Online Digital Strategy

    Virgin Atlantic Airways is introducing a renewed online digital strategy, including a revamped website, following research by eDigitalResearch that suggested the carrier could see immediate benefits and return on investment.

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    EC Clears IAG Acquisition of BMI

    The European Commission has given the go-ahead for the acquistion of British Midland International by the International Airlines Group, parent company of British Airways and Iberia. IAG said: “Some technical

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    Kristin Skinner Wins Trip to California

    Virgin Atlantic Airways’ Terry Smith and Janice Scott, along with their partners the Los Angeles and San Francisco tourist boards, invited the Irish travel trade to celebrate what’s new for

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    Virgin Airlines Link Frequent Flyer Programmes

    Members of Virgin Atlantic’s Flying Club, Virgin America’s Elevate and Virgin Australia’s Velocity loyalty schemes can now earn and redeem miles and status points when flying with either of the

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    Prize Draw Produces Nine Lucky Winners

    As always, the 20th Irish Travel Trade Awards event offered all attendees the chance to win a...

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    Virgin Atlantic Awards Top Irish Agents

    The importance of the Irish market was reinforced by the presence of Virgin Atlantic Airways’ Chief Commercial Officer, Julie Southern, at the airline’s annual Irish Agents Awards Dinner, held at

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    Join the Awards Party – and Win a Prize!

    As always, the 20th Irish Travel Trade Awards event, taking place this Friday at the Burlington Hotel, Dublin, will offer all attendees the chance to win one of many great

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    Virgin Atlantic Launches Twitter Service

    Virgin Atlantic Airways passengers can now check their flight status on Twitter with a new @VAAInfo service. Tweet any flight number and departure date and the service will tweet back

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    Virgin Atlantic to Fly London Heathrow – Vancouver

    Virgin Atlantic Airways will operate non-stop flights from London Heathrow Airport to Vancouver four times weekly from 24th May to 25th October next summer – and hopes to expand the

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    Virgin Atlantic Invests £100m in New Product

    Virgin Atlantic Airways has announced a £100 million investment in product development as it reported a strong year of trading and a return to profit. Despite the winter closure of