Virgin Atlantic is kick starting its new year by unveiling a £6 million campaign to mark its 25 years of flying.The airline celebrates its 25th birthday on 22 June 2009 and plans a series of adverts, special promotions and other activities in the build-up.
Virgin Atlantic has joined forces with NME Magazine for various ventures throughout Virgin’s inflight entertainment and inflight magazine, Seatback.
Sir Richard Branson, the President of Virgin Atlantic, has helped to put the finishing touches to new school facilities in Kenya which have been partially funded by some of the airline’s frequent flyers.
Virgin Atlantic is launching a second daily service to Washington Dulles International Airport, which will operate from 20 April to 25 October 2008.
British Airways and Virgin Atlantic have agreed to pay refunds to passengers who travelled between 11 August 2004 and 23 March 2006.
For the first time ever, air passengers will be able to offset their travel during a flight as Virgin Atlantic introduces a Gold Standard Carbon Offset Scheme.
Surging passenger demand has led to Virgin Atlantic fitting out its entire Heathrow fleet with its new Premium Economy seat.
Virgin Atlantic is to expand its services to Jamaica later this year with the launch of new flights between London Gatwick and Kingston using Virgin’s 451-seat Boeing 747-400 aircraft
Virgin Atlantic has joined forces with the National Film and Television School to showcase new film making talent onboard in its own Film Festival in the Sky.
Virgin Atlantic is recruiting 100inflight beauty therapists by July this year.
Virgin Atlantic has redesigned its Premium Economy product and service in a £12m revamp which includes a new wider seat - the largest in its class - and additional products and services to woo business and leisure passengers alike.
Virgin Atlantic Airways has launched its first direct services betweenManchester and St Lucia.