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Connect Airways completes Flybe takeover

Connect Airways completes Flybe takeover

22 February 2019 Airline News

A consortium led by Virgin Atlantic and Stobart Air has completed the takeover of stricken regional carrier Flybe. All Flybe assets and operations are now owned by Connect Airways and Flybe flights continue to operate as normal, according to a statement from the company.

Virgin Atlantic launches hidden disabilities scheme

Virgin Atlantic launches hidden disabilities scheme

18 February 2019 Airline News

Virgin Atlantic has announced the launch of a hidden disabilities scheme across its networks. Offered to passengers at no extra cost, the scheme ensures the airline provides extra assistance to those who may need it without them having to ask. 

Virgin Atlantic continues to weigh up Flybe acquisition

Virgin Atlantic continues to weigh up Flybe acquisition

19 December 2018 Airline News

Virgin Atlantic has confirmed to the London stock exchange that it continues to review its options in respect to regional carrier Flybe. Also today, Virgin Atlantic announced a new codeshare agreement with Aeroméxico, opening up a plethora of new Mexican destinations for its customers.