Tags: Virgin Atlantic

Virgin Atlantic joins SkyTeam alliance

Virgin Atlantic formally joined SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, at a signing ceremony in London yesterday.  The move means Virgin Atlantic becomes SkyTeam’s first and only UK member airline, enhancing the alliance’s transatlantic network and services to and from Heathrow and Manchester airports. Virgin Atlantic customers will now benefit from a consistent, seamless customer experience, […]

Virgin Atlantic, Corendon Dutch Airlines and Albawings Adopt Boeing’s Digital Sustainability Solutions

Boeing’s Jeppesen FliteDeck Advisor will reduce fuel usage, cut costs and enable real-time flight adjustments and improved efficiencies with Boeing to provide additional digital sustainability applications. FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, July 20, 2022 — Virgin Atlantic, Corendon Dutch Airlines and Albawings have selected Boeing’s  Jeppesen FliteDeck Advisor (FDA) digital solution to optimize operational efficiency and reduce […]

Tom Savano Cocktails launches with Virgin Atlantic

Tom Savano luxury handcrafted world cocktails are newly available on selected Virgin Atlantic flights, giving the airline the opportunity to tailor its passenger’s experiences to the destination they are travelling to, with premium pre-mixed cocktails. Well-recognised as a premium pre-mixed cocktail producer, the Tom Savano range has been built around great quality craft spirits and […]

Virgin Atlantic launches new brand platform and advertising campaign as customers return to the skies

Virgin Atlantic has today launched a new brand and advertising campaign – the first in more than two years since the Covid-19 pandemic hit. The campaign has been created with newly appointed advertising agency Lucky Generals and introduces the end line “See the world differently”. The line draws on the airline’s heritage of challenging the […]

Virgin Atlantic agrees sustainable aviation fuel supply with Neste and ExxonMobil

Virgin Atlantic Limited and Neste Oyi are pleased to announce the UK supply of 2.5 million litres/2,000 metric tonnes of neat Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF), which will be delivered in the first half of 2022 to London Heathrow. The supply is an important step towards the airline’s target of 10% SAF by 2030. The agreement forms […]

Delta fortifies global partner strategy

Delta’s investments in Virgin Atlantic, Aeromexico and LATAM reinforce the airline’s global strategy that fueled record growth pre-pandemic. Delta Air Lines will make investments in Virgin Atlantic, Aeromexico and LATAM as the partner airlines transform their businesses to emerge from the global pandemic stronger and more resilient. These investments bolster Delta’s global platform that provides […]

Virgin Atlantic supports World Health Organization Foundation’s ‘Go give one’ campaign through onboard donations

Go Give One campaign designed to help close the global vaccine equity gap Donations go towards funding vaccines in lower-income countries to help combat the pandemic All onboard donations during December will go towards the campaign and the Virgin Atlantic Foundation has committed an additional £50,000 Virgin Atlantic is supporting the World Health Organization (WHO) Foundation’s Go Give One campaign through onboard donations this December. The campaign funds Covid-19 vaccines for middle […]

Coming to America: British Airways and Virgin Atlantic celebrate US reopening with historic first ever dual take-off from London to New York

Customers return to British Airways and Virgin Atlantic flights to the US on Monday 8 November as country relaxes entry requirements It marks the first day since March 16, 2020 that the vast majority of UK nationals have been able to fly to the US Airlines celebrated the easing of restrictions with a unique show of […]

Virgin Atlantic rolls-out Covid-19 testing to crew

Virgin Atlantic has become the first UK airline to introduce Covid-19 pre-flight testing at its Heathrow base for its cabin crew and pilots. Launched on flights to Shanghai and Hong Kong, the airline plans to extend the trial to Barbados and select services later in October, before a wider roll out to test every operating […]