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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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.