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  • Virgin Atlantic identifies first routes for 787-9


    ​Virgin Atlantic is to deploy its first Boeing 787-9 on the Boston route from London Heathrow, operating the service six times per week from 28 October.


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  • 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...


  • INTERIORS: Arinc's Cabin Connect set to go live with Virgin Atlantic


    Arinc is nearing a major milestone with its Cabin Connect in-flight wi-fi system as Virgin Atlantic prepares to go...


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    Delta Air Lines president Ed Bastian is confident that the carrier can extract far more value from its shareholding in...


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  • Aeromobile sees momentum building for in-flight connectivity

    News | 18 Jul 2014 11:43 | Graham Dunn

    Aeromobile sees growing interest from airlines in Asia for its mobile in-flight connectivity service.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Aeromobile-sees-momentum-building-for-in-flight-connectivity-401768/
  • Virgin Atlantic to operate first Northern Irish route

    News | 16 Jul 2014 12:37 | Oliver Clark

    Virgin Atlantic will operate seasonal services from Belfast to Orlando next year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-Atlantic-to-operate-first-Northern-Irish-route-401621/
  • Air France-KLM’s MRO arm wins 787 support deal from Virgin

    News | 15 Jul 2014 12:11 | Michael Gubisch

    Virgin Atlantic has selected Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance to provide component and APU support for its on-order Boeing 787 fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-France-KLMs-MRO-arm-wins-787-support-deal-from-Virgin-401340/
  • ​ANALYSIS: Mobile technology critical to air transport players’ strategy

    News | 11 Jul 2014 08:00 | Martin Ferguson

    The importance of mobile connectivity was one of the hot topics at this year’s SITA Air Transport IT Summit in Brussels, hosted by Airline Business. Martin Ferguson reports.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Mobile-technology-critical-to-air-transport-players-strategy-400712/
  • ANALYSIS: Is transatlantic capacity growing too rapidly?

    News | 08 Jul 2014 19:24 | Edward Russell

    ​Air France-KLM joined the Lufthansa Group warning the market of lower than expected annual profits today, as concerns about overcapacity across the Atlantic mount.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Is-transatlantic-capacity-growing-too-rapidly-401184/
  • ANALYSIS: Europe airline market review June 2014

    News | 07 Jul 2014 10:05 | Graham Dunn

    After several months of talks, Alitalia appears to have moved closer to securing Etihad as a a strategic investor after a series of joint announcements during June moved an agreement closer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Europe-airline-market-review-June-2014-401098/