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Virgin Atlantic pilots to strike over Christmas

Virgin Atlantic pilots to strike over Christmas

A number of pilots at Virgin Atlantic will take strike action over the Christmas period. Pilots represented by the Professional Pilots Union will strike from December 22nd until Christmas Day, on December 25th.

Tui restructures European airlines to combat increasing competition

Tui restructures European airlines to combat increasing competition

Tui has created a new organisational model for its airlines across Europe and changed various management functions. In addition, Tui Group will further intensify the integration of its airlines in the United Kingdom, Belgium, Scandinavia, the Netherlands and Germany with the source market organisations.

American Express to open Centurion Lounge at Heathrow

American Express to open Centurion Lounge at Heathrow

American Express has announced plans to open a new location within its signature airport lounge network, the Centurion Lounge, at Heathrow. This will be American Express’ first Centurion Lounge in Europe, and second outside of the US.