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  • Virgin Atlantic axes loss-making carrier Little Red


    ​Virgin Atlantic is to scrap its domestic UK short-haul operation, Little Red, in September next year after it proved unprofitable.


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  • Virgin Atlantic returns to profit


    Virgin Atlantic made a pre-tax profit of £14.4 million ($21.7 million) last year – its first positive result since...


  • Virgin foresees firming 787-9 options and possible -10s


    Virgin Atlantic intends to exercise its Boeing 787-9 options and is looking at the -10 variant as a potential...


  • Virgin Atlantic trials wearable technology at Heathrow


    Virgin Atlantic staff are using Google Glass and Sony SmartWatch 2 technology as part of a pilot scheme aimed at...


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  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 23-30 March 2015

    News | 30 Mar 2015 09:49 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Dubai-based Novus Aviation Capital has closed a sale-and-leaseback transaction covering five 2011/12-vintage Boeing 777-300ER deliveries with Emirates.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-23-30-March-2015-410697/
  • KfW IPEX-Bank finances first 787-9 for Avolon

    News | 24 Mar 2015 15:02 | Olivier Bonnassies

    KfW IPEX-Bank has closed financing of a new Boeing 787-9 for Avolon.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/KfW-IPEX-Bank-finances-first-787-9-for-Avolon-410499/
  • ANALYSIS: Leading capacity on Europe-Africa March 2015

    News | 12 Mar 2015 12:11

    Routes connecting London Heathrow to the South African cities of Johannesburg and Cape Town are the biggest between Europe and Africa, March capacity data from Flightglobal's schedules specialist Innovata shows.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Leading-capacity-on-Europe-Africa-March-2015-410048/
  • Virgin Atlantic returns to profit

    News | 10 Mar 2015 11:02 | Oliver Clark

    Virgin Atlantic made a pre-tax profit of £14.4 million ($21.7 million) last year – its first positive result since 2011.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-Atlantic-returns-to-profit-409953/
  • BA sees room for long-haul growth at Heathrow

    News | 02 Mar 2015 17:26 | Michael Gubisch

    British Airways has slot capacity available for additional long-haul flights from London Heathrow as it aims to grow capacity 2.6% this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/BA-sees-room-for-long-haul-growth-at-Heathrow-409625/
  • Aeromexico anticipates slow approval of Delta joint venture

    News | 18 Feb 2015 17:52 | Edward Russell

    ​Approval of the in-development immunised joint venture between Aeromexico and Delta Air Lines could be delayed by Mexican authorities, says Aeromexico chief executive Andres Conesa.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Aeromexico-anticipates-slow-approval-of-Delta-joint-venture-409201/