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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 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...

  • 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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  • American plans second daily flight on Los Angeles-London

    News | 30 Oct 2014 18:16 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​American Airlines will add a second daily flight to its route between Los Angeles and London Heathrow from 28 March 2015.
  • Virgin to train MPL students for widebody fleet

    News | 30 Oct 2014 15:59 | David Learmount

    Virgin Atlantic has announced its first ab initio pilot-training programme aimed at attracting young cadets into a commercial airline career.
  • ANALYSIS: Long US tarmac delays down from 2013

    News | 29 Oct 2014 21:52 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Despite news that the Department of Transportation fined another carrier for long tarmac delays, the number of such delays at US airports declined by more than half during the first eight months of 2014, according to government data.
  • ​Scottish first minister praises Flybe's 'direct' Aberdeen link

    News | 28 Oct 2014 16:40 | Oliver Clark

    Scottish first minister Alex Salmond expects Flybe's London-Aberdeen service to prove more popular than that operated by Virgin Atlantic under Little Red branding.
  • Virgin chief: Network rejig not US-centric but demand-driven

    News | 27 Oct 2014 10:49 | Niall O'Keeffe

    Route performance expectations – rather than a strategic desire to strengthen in transatlantic markets – inspired the network revamp disclosed by Virgin Atlantic last month.
  • Virgin foresees firming 787-9 options and possible -10s

    News | 27 Oct 2014 07:58 | Niall O'Keeffe

    Virgin Atlantic intends to exercise its Boeing 787-9 options and is looking at the -10 variant as a potential replacement for leased London Gatwick-based 747s.