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Virgin reveals new Jamaica service

29 May 2007 Press Release Tourism News

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 reveals new look premium offering

27 November 2006 Press Release Airline News

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 Unveil Clubhouse Design

25 August 2005 Press Release Airline News

Virgin Atlantic Airways today unveiled the first phase of its new £11m flagship business class lounge, the Clubhouse at Heathrow airport. The spectacular 2,500 square metre environment has been designed by London based architectural practice Softroom along with the Virgin Atlantic design team, who previously worked with Virgin Atlantic on the award-winning Upper Class Suite onboard its aircraft.

Virgin Prepares to Launch London Hong Kong Sydney

14 October 2004 Press Release Airline News

Virgin Atlantic Airways has officially started the countdown to its highly anticipated daily flight from Sydney to Hong Kong and London, due to commence on December 8, by unveiling the centrepiece of its unique product offering, the luxurious new Upper Class Suite.

Virgin Atlantic Awards Its Heroes

21 June 2004 Press Release Airline News

Virgin Atlantic celebrated the success of its second annual Heroes Awards on Thursday night, which took place at the airline’s headquarters in Crawley, Sussex.  The black tie event was hosted by Roland Rivron and attended by the airline’s chairman Sir Richard Branson.

Virgin Atlantic Announces Uniform Restyle

11 May 2004 Press Release Airline News

Virgin Atlantic is pleased to announce the restyle of the uniform for its cabin crew and ground staff.  The current uniform was launched in 1999 and designed by John Rocha.  The restyle, which incorporates feedback from staff and tailoring changes from John Rocha, was implemented to maintain a fresh, contemporary cut whilst improving comfort and fit.