June 17, 2019
Virgin Atlantic will add 14 Airbus A330neos to its fleet to replace its A330ceos, with deliveries to start in 2021.
April 2, 2019
Virgin Atlantic is moving on from its Flying Lady motifs on the front of its aircraft, replacing them with a slightly more contemporary Flying Icons theme.
March 6, 2019
Virgin Atlantic is expanding its codeshare offerings with the addition of Air France-KLM flights on routes from the UK to the US via Paris and Amsterdam.
February 12, 2019
The European Commission has approved the joint acquisition of Virgin Atlantic by Air-France-KLM, Delta and Virgin Group, concluding that there are no competition concerns over the deal.
January 11, 2019
UK regional airline Flybe is to be taken over by a consortium that includes Virgin Atlantic and Stobart Group.
December 7, 2018
Several hundred Virgin Atlantic pilots will strike for four days in the lead up to Christmas in a bid to gain recognition for their union.
November 23, 2018
UK regional carrier Flybe has confirmed media speculation that it is in discussions with Virgin Atlantic as part of a formal sale process announced last week.
October 3, 2018
UK carrier easyJet continues to add airlines to its flight connections service, with Virgin Atlantic the latest to sign up.
June 21, 2018
Virgin Atlantic chief executive Craig Kreeger will retire at the end of the year, to be replaced by the airline’s chief commercial officer Shai Weiss.
March 7, 2018
Virgin Atlantic is adding to the options for economy class passengers with the introduction of three classes of travel for those down the back of the bus.