Airline Focus

Delta Air Lines Acquires 49% Stake in Virgin Atlantic

June 24, 2013 0

  Delta Air Lines and Virgin Atlantic Airways have detailed a codeshare agreement across 108 routes, connecting passengers to 66 destinations across North America and the UK.  The announcement coincides with Delta acquiring a 49% […]

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The JFK Clubhouse

October 5, 2012 0

Tom Allett sampled Virgin Atlantic’s Clubhouse lounge at New York’s JFK. Virgin Atlantic unveiled its $7 million Clubhouse facility at New York’s JFK International Airport in March this year and journalists were given the chance […]

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Successful Growth for ARINC

September 26, 2012 0

Caroline Cook attended the company’s twice-yearly briefing to catch up on its latest announcements. Communications, engineering and integration solutions provider ARINC International has had a prosperous year so far.  The first six months of 2012 […]

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The New Upper Class

June 18, 2012 0

The transatlantic battle for business-class passengers just got hotter with Virgin launching its new £100 million Upper Class cabin. Tom Allett reports. The fight to sell premium class seats on North Atlantic routes – especially […]

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Strike Threat Lifted

July 8, 2011 0

Airline pilots’ union BALPA announced on July 7 that the threat of strike action at Virgin Atlantic has been lifted. The union said that a secured offer from the airline would be put to members […]