Articles Tagged ‘Virgin Atlantic’

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.

Virgin Atlantic launches daily Mumbai service

Virgin Atlantic launches daily Mumbai service

Virgin Atlantic commenced a daily service from London Heathrow and Mumbai. We take a look at capacity development since the end of Jet Airways.


Virgin Atlantic takes off to Tel Aviv

Virgin Atlantic takes off to Tel Aviv

Virgin Atlantic launches daily flights between London Heathrow and Tel Aviv Ben Gurion. We take a quick look at the current state of the market.

30-Second Interview – Juha Järvinen, EVP Commercial, Virgin Atlantic Airways

30-Second Interview – Juha Järvinen, EVP Commercial, Virgin Atlantic Airways

anna.aero’s Assistant Analyst Mohammad Bhimani sits down for a chat with Virgin Atlantic’s Executive Vice President Commercial, Juha Järvinen.

Eurowings inaugurates new Pristina base

Eurowings inaugurates new Pristina base

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Eurowings inaugurates new Pristina base, a new airline emerges in the form of Wilderøe, Salam Air welcomes its first A320neo, Virgin Atlantic looks for further consolidation and Great Dane Airlines enters the aviation market.