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Inside a Virgin Atlantic engine change

Inside a Virgin Atlantic engine change

yesterday Videos

Virgin Atlantic has given a sneak peek into a side of aviation that holidaymakers don’t usually get to see - through a time lapse video recorded at the airline’s London Heathrow hangar.

Delta Air Lines takes stake in Air France-KLM

Delta Air Lines takes stake in Air France-KLM

31 July 2017 Airline News

Delta Air Lines is deepening its longstanding and industry-leading partnership with Air France-KLM Group with a €375 million investment to acquire ten per cent equity in the joint venture partner and a seat on the Air France-KLM Group board.

Air France-KLM Group takes 31 per cent stake in Virgin Atlantic

Air France-KLM Group takes 31 per cent stake in Virgin Atlantic

28 July 2017 Press Release Airline News

Air France-KLM Group, Delta Air Lines and Virgin Atlantic have announced their intention to expand their strategic partnership and offer customers access to the most comprehensive transatlantic route network via an extensive joint venture. Under the deal, Air France-KLM will acquire a 31 per cent stake in Virgin Atlantic from the holding currently held by Virgin Group.

Jet Airways partners with Virgin Atlantic for new codeshare deal

Jet Airways partners with Virgin Atlantic for new codeshare deal

18 April 2017 Airline News

Jet Airways and Virgin Atlantic have announced a further expansion of their codeshare agreement between India and the United States, providing greater choice and enhanced connectivity via London Heathrow. The new agreement will make it even easier for guests to tailor their perfect trip by combining flights from Jet Airways, Virgin Atlantic and Delta Air Lines in a single booking thanks to the extended codeshare.

Virgin Atlantic kicks off US expansion for Manchester Airport

Virgin Atlantic kicks off US expansion for Manchester Airport

30 March 2017 Airline News

Virgin Atlantic has kicked off a major growth drive at Manchester Airport, launching the first of a hat trick of new long haul routes to America. The airline waved off its inaugural service to San Francisco, the first ever direct route to northern California from the north of England.

Virgin Atlantic showcases 787 Dreamliner on London Heathrow-Seattle route

Virgin Atlantic showcases 787 Dreamliner on London Heathrow-Seattle route

28 March 2017 Airline News

Virgin Atlantic is flying a new daily service between London Heathrow and Seattle replacing the flight currently operated by joint venture partner Delta Air Lines. The new service is operated by the airline’s newest, most fuel efficient aircraft, the Boeing 787-9, and will add more than 40,000 extra seats each year between the two cities.

Virgin Holidays joins Amazon Alexa

Virgin Holidays joins Amazon Alexa

2 March 2017 Videos

Virgin Holidays has launched a brand-new skill for Amazon’s cloud-based voice service, Alexa. The integration allows holidaymakers to ask Alexa to search Virgin Holidays for their next trip through devices including Amazon Echo and Echo Dot – hands-free speakers that are controlled by your voice.