Articles Tagged ‘Virgin Atlantic’

Bumper route launches in the run up to Christmas 2020

Bumper route launches in the run up to Christmas 2020

Air Canada begins Toronto – Doha, American launches TWO routes from Daytona Beach, Wizz Air starts Gibraltar, and MANY more.

Virgin Atlantic commences Islamabad and Lahore from Heathrow

Virgin Atlantic commences Islamabad and Lahore from Heathrow

Virgin Atlantic began Heathrow – Islamabad on 12 December and -Lahore the following day.  Islamabad is by far the top Pakistani city to the UK.

Virgin Atlantic inaugurates Islamabad from Manchester

Virgin Atlantic inaugurates Islamabad from Manchester

Virgin Atlantic began Manchester – Islamabad on 10 December, the first of its new Pakistan routes to take off in the wake of PIA’s pulldown.


<span style="color: #cd1719;">Routes Reconnected:</span> "Quick wins are where you can combine passenger and cargo demand," Virgin Atlantic says

Routes Reconnected: “Quick wins are where you can combine passenger and cargo demand,” Virgin Atlantic says

Routes Reconnected put the spotlight on Europe in a panel session featuring senior stakeholders from Virgin Atlantic, Avinor, and Berlin Brandenburg.

Boeing 747-400s: top airlines and routes in this decade

Boeing 747-400s: top airlines and routes in this decade

With multiple airlines retiring Boeing 747-400s, we look at the type’s top operators and routes globally this decade. Which are in and which aren’t?

Virgin Atlantic grows Tel Aviv to 2 daily; big market with $441 avg. one-way fare

Virgin Atlantic grows Tel Aviv to 2 daily; big market with $441 avg. one-way fare

As Virgin Atlantic says it’ll double Heathrow – Tel Aviv, which helps with core US connections, we look at the size & performance of this important market.


Virgin Atlantic to stop serving London Gatwick; an inevitable decision?

Virgin Atlantic to stop serving London Gatwick; an inevitable decision?

With Virgin Atlantic’s Gatwick cuts, routes moving to Heathrow, planned fleet reduction, & a boosted British Airways, it is inevitable it would end Gatwick.

COVID-19 network update: SAS suspends all Italy flights

COVID-19 network update: SAS suspends all Italy flights

Today’s key airline route changes from the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak.

Virgin Atlantic announce Manchester – Delhi

Virgin Atlantic announce Manchester – Delhi

Virgin Atlantic is to begin a three-weekly Manchester – Delhi service from October, a market of ~61,000. Will larger Mumbai start from Manchester too?


Qantas chooses A350 for Project Sunrise flights from 2023

Qantas chooses A350 for Project Sunrise flights from 2023

Qantas has provisionally chosen the A350-1000 for Project Sunrise flights. Other than Sydney-London/New York, what other new non-stop routes are possible?

Virgin Atlantic doubles Delhi; for all airlines, London-Delhi seats down 25%

Virgin Atlantic doubles Delhi; for all airlines, London-Delhi seats down 25%

Virgin Atlantic to add second-daily Heathrow – Delhi. For all airlines, seats down 25% since 2015 from Jet Airways’ end and big cuts in seats per departure. 

Manchester Airport: presently, six flybe routes could feed Virgin Atlantic

Manchester Airport: presently, six flybe routes could feed Virgin Atlantic

Manchester Airport is to be the UK’s ‘hub of the north’. anna’s James Davis chats with Julian Carr and Robert Smith about this plan.