Tag: Virgin Australia

Boeing’s second biggest customer turns its back on 737 MAX, goes to Airbus
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Boeing’s second biggest customer turns its back on 737 MAX, goes to Airbus

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019

Emirati state-owned low-cost airline Flydubai is negotiating potential purchases of new А320 Neo jets with European aerospace giant Airbus to ... Read More

Boeing 737 Max not safe? 2 Crashes, 62 airlines in danger?
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Boeing 737 Max not safe? 2 Crashes, 62 airlines in danger?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

How safe is the brand new Boeing 737 Max 8? This a legitimate question to ask while search and rescue operations are ... Read More

Virgin Australia’s Denpasar Christmas delivery for Darwin
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Virgin Australia’s Denpasar Christmas delivery for Darwin

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2018

Virgin Australia has delivered just what Darwin International Airport wanted for Territorians this festive season, with the announcement of a ... Read More

Etihad ups its stake in Virgin Australia
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Etihad ups its stake in Virgin Australia

editor editor- September 4, 2012

Etihad Airways has increased its stake in Virgin Australia to 10% as it looks to deepen its ties to the ... Read More

Virgin Australia passenger: As soon as I boarded I was a presumed pedophile
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Virgin Australia passenger: As soon as I boarded I was a presumed pedophile

editor editor- August 15, 2012

An Australian airline's policy prohibiting male passengers from sitting next to kids traveling alone has fueled a social media firestorm ... Read More

Virgin Australia sends cabin crew to etiquette, posture and language classes
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Virgin Australia sends cabin crew to etiquette, posture and language classes

editor editor- July 23, 2012

Virgin Australia cabin crew are being ordered to take classes in etiquette, posture and language as part of the company's ... Read More

Boeing, Virgin Australia announce order for 23 737 MAX aircraft
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Boeing, Virgin Australia announce order for 23 737 MAX aircraft

editor editor- July 7, 2012

BRISBANE, Australia - Boeing and Virgin Australia today finalized a firm order for 23 fuel-efficient 737 MAX airplanes with options ... Read More

Fare war with Virgin Australia takes toll on Qantas’ yield
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Fare war with Virgin Australia takes toll on Qantas’ yield

editor editor- July 3, 2012

Qantas has suffered its first monthly decline in yields from both its domestic and international operations in more than two ... Read More

Qantas screams bloody murder over Etihad buying into Virgin Australia
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Qantas screams bloody murder over Etihad buying into Virgin Australia

editor editor- June 25, 2012

Qantas management is warning the carrier could ''go under'' if the state-owned Etihad is allowed to buy enough of a ... Read More

Virgin America seeks approval for codeshare with Virgin Australia
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Virgin America seeks approval for codeshare with Virgin Australia

editor editor- June 12, 2012

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - Virgin America announces today that it is requesting U.S. Read More

The battle for Australian skies intensifies
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The battle for Australian skies intensifies

editor editor- May 5, 2012

The battle for Australia's skies intensified yesterday as Qantas shrugged off threats by rival Virgin and announced big capacity increases ... Read More

Virgin Airlines take flight rewards global
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Virgin Airlines take flight rewards global

editor editor- March 20, 2012

SAN FRANCISCO, LONDON and SYDNEY - Virgin America, Virgin Atlantic Airways and Virgin Australia, today announce that all three award-winning ... Read More

Qantas, Virgin battle for Australian skies
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Qantas, Virgin battle for Australian skies

editor editor- February 24, 2012

The battle for the Australian skies between Virgin and Qantas is shaping as one that demonstrates how the youth and ... Read More

Competition regulator approves Virgin Australia-Singapore Airlines alliance
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Competition regulator approves Virgin Australia-Singapore Airlines alliance

editor editor- December 3, 2011

Virgin Australia has gained approval from the competition regulator for its alliance with aviation powerhouse Singapore Airlines. Read More

Hawaiian Airlines and Virgin Australia launch codeshare on flights to Hawaii
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Hawaiian Airlines and Virgin Australia launch codeshare on flights to Hawaii

editor editor- November 4, 2011

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Hawaiian Airlines and Virgin Australia group of airlines have launched a new agreement that allows Virgin Australia's ... Read More

Delta, Virgin Australia trans-Pacific codeshare to launch in November
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Delta, Virgin Australia trans-Pacific codeshare to launch in November

editor editor- September 19, 2011

ATLANTA and SYDNEY - Delta Air Lines and Virgin Australia Airlines today announced two major milestones of their recently approved ... Read More

Virgin dumps Malaysia Air, woos Singapore Airlines
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Virgin dumps Malaysia Air, woos Singapore Airlines

editor editor- June 29, 2011

Virgin Australia will seek to end its relationship with Malaysia Airlines (MAS) as it pursues a partnership with aviation powerhouse ... Read More

Delta, Virgin Australia welcome US DOT approval of trans-Pacific alliance
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Delta, Virgin Australia welcome US DOT approval of trans-Pacific alliance

editor editor- June 11, 2011

ATLANTA and SYDNEY - Delta Air Lines and Virgin Australia Airlines today welcomed the U.S. Read More

Virgin Blue rebrands its operations Virgin Australia
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Virgin Blue rebrands its operations Virgin Australia

editor editor- May 4, 2011

Virgin Blue will rebrand its operations Virgin Australia today and immediately take the battle to its bigger competitor with the ... Read More