Articles Tagged ‘Virgin Atlantic’

Norwegian's London Gatwick North Atlantic routes <1% of UK-US capacity (but Virgin was once new too)

Norwegian’s London Gatwick North Atlantic routes <1% of UK-US capacity (but Virgin was once new too)

The UK-US market peaked way back in 2000, but the market has returned to growth in the last two years. We reveal which carriers have the largest share of the market at present, and what Norwegian’s new services will mean for London Gatwick. We also reveal which other airlines are launching new routes between the […]

Newark Liberty Airport looks to break five-year growth flat-line; United's new Anchorage service helps

Newark Liberty Airport looks to break five-year growth flat-line; United’s new Anchorage service helps

New York Newark Liberty International Airport became Virgin America’s 20th destination back in April. Despite the carrier’s 42 weekly services, equally split between services from Los Angeles and San Francisco, the New Jersey airport is struggling to grow this year – anna.aero investigates the story behind the numbers.

Aer Lingus Regional celebrates first anniversary in London Southend; Norwegian and Virgin Atlantic team up

Aer Lingus Regional celebrates first anniversary in London Southend; Norwegian and Virgin Atlantic team up

While last week’s news columns around the world have been hijacked by Richard Branson, anna.aero brings you the latest from Aer Lingus Regional, Norwegian Long Haul and Virgin Atlantic.


Award-winning ADAC, Aberdeen International Airport, BSCA and Virgin Atlantic; Monarch launches Leeds Bradford base; new routes from DAE and CityJet

Award-winning ADAC, Aberdeen International Airport, BSCA and Virgin Atlantic; Monarch launches Leeds Bradford base; new routes from DAE and CityJet

Awards a-plenty. This week’s collection of Network Planning Community News includes the proud owners of Route of the Week certificates – Virgin Atlantic and Aberdeen International Airport. Also winning accolades are Abu Dhabi Airport, the “Best Airport in the Middle East”, and Brussels South Charleroi Airport the “World’s Fourth Best Low Cost Airport” both according […]

Last Virgin Atlantic domestic route to Aberdeen gets up and running

Last Virgin Atlantic domestic route to Aberdeen gets up and running

Virgin Atlantic links Heathrow with Aberdeen thrice-daily

Virgin Atlantic’s Little Red launches second route

Virgin Atlantic’s Little Red launches second route

Virgin Atlantic launches second domestic route under the Little Red brand; connects London Heathrow and Edinburgh.


Virgin Atlantic's Little Red launches with flights from London Heathrow to Manchester

Virgin Atlantic’s Little Red launches with flights from London Heathrow to Manchester

Virgin Atlantic launches Little Red with services from London Heathrow to Manchester.

Delta Atlantic – a combination with Virgin’s routes at Heathrow – in crude terms

Delta Atlantic – a combination with Virgin’s routes at Heathrow – in crude terms

In terms of routes, what does it mean if the world’s biggest airline becomes a half-shareholder of the second largest airline at the world’s busiest international airport?

Virgin Atlantic returns to Mumbai with London Heathrow route

Virgin Atlantic returns to Mumbai with London Heathrow route

Virgin Atlantic again flies between London Heathrow Airport and Mumbai.


Virgin Atlantic announces London Heathrow to Manchester route from March 2013 with three daily flights

Virgin Atlantic announces London Heathrow to Manchester route from March 2013 with three daily flights

Having lost its partner airline bmi, Virgin Atlantic now announces own short haul operations as Virgin Group swaps trains for planes between London and Manchester. The airline plans to start Heathrow – Manchester flights next March using its own slots. But how has traffic developed between the two cities since 2004?

Virgin Atlantic launches Cancun flights from London Gatwick Airport

Virgin Atlantic launches Cancun flights from London Gatwick Airport

Virgin Atlantic Airways launches new route from London Gatwick Airport to Cancun in Mexico.

Virgin Atlantic launches new route to Vancouver from London Heathrow

Virgin Atlantic launches new route to Vancouver from London Heathrow

Virgin Atlantic Airways now flies from London Heathrow Airport to Vancouver in Canada’s British Columbia.