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British Airways and Virgin Atlantic celebrate US’ border reopening with simultaneous takeoffs

Today is the day on which the United States has reopened its borders to international travellers for the first time in nearly 20 months. To celebrate the reopening, British Airways and Virgin Atlantic performed simultaneous takeoffs from London Heathrow Airport.

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Virgin Atlantic to launch long-haul flights from Scotland; expands in the Caribbean

Virgin Atlantic today announced its expansion plans in the Caribbean. The airline has announced plans to launch long-haul flights from Edinburgh, Scotland as well as expansion plans in the Caribbean.

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Virgin Atlantic to launch flights to the Bahamas

Virgin Atlantic announced last week that it will launch flights to the Bahamas in the Caribbean. At that time, the airline stated that the tickets will go on sale today (11th August 2021). Well, now, the tickets are on sale and we have a clear view of what the schedule of the flights will be […]

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Virgin Atlantic to reopen Clubhouse lounge at New York JFK airport

Virgin Atlantic has announced that it is reopening its Clubhouse lounge at New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport from 19th July 2021.

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Virgin Atlantic increases capacity to the Caribbean

Virgin Atlantic has announced that it is increasing the number of flights to the Caribbean by nearly 300% ‘after a surge in demand’ after the UK Government’s latest announcement, which saw Antigua, Barbados and Grenada enter the ‘Green List’. The announcement, which means that travellers will not need to quarantine on arrival in the United […]

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British Airways, Virgin Atlantic and London Heathrow Airport launch vaccination status trials

British Airways (BA), Virgin Atlantic (VA) and London Heathrow Airport (HA) have joined hands and launched vaccination status trials in order to prove that it’s possible to quickly and easily verify those arriving into the United Kingdom who are fully vaccinated – an identification process already in place for outbound travel to several countries.

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Delta Airlines and Virgin Atlantic to return to London Heathrow’s Terminal 3

Delta Airlines and Virgin Atlantic, in a joint statement, have confirmed that they will be returning to London Heathrow’s Terminal 3 on 15th July 2021.

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American Airlines and Virgin Atlantic partner with Vertical Aerospace for eVTOL aircrafts

United States-based American Airlines and United Kingdom-based Virgin Atlantic have invested and partnered with Vertical Aerospace, a leading UK-headquartered engineering and aeronautical business developing (electric Vertical Takeoff and Landing) aircraft.

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US and UK-based airlines call for a Transatlantic Green Travel Corridor

Airlines based in the United States and the United Kingdom have joined forces to call for a Green Travel Corridor to be opened between both the countries. The airlines made the call ahead of a meeting of G7 leaders in Cornwall, England, at the weekend.

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Virgin Atlantic begins trials of IATA Travel Pass

Virgin Atlantic has begun trials of IATA Travel Pass on flights to Barbados.