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News: Kreeger to step down as Virgin Atlantic chief executive

Virgin Atlantic has announced that Shai Weiss, currently executive vice president and chief commercial officer and a member of its board, has been appointed as chief executive. He will take up the role on January 1st next year. Craig Kreeger will remain with the airline until his retirement at the end of December to assist with the transition. Weiss has ...

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Virgin Atlantic baggage allowance: How much luggage can you take? New changes explained

Virgin Atlantic announced a change to their economy fare travellers to lower prices. Earlier this year, the airline announced “economy light” fares would mean that cabin bags would no longer be included. Instead, it would be a hand luggage only ticket, like many airlines now offer, to offer “Virgin Atlantic’s lowest fare”. Seat reservations will also not be included in ...

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Virgin Atlantic join forces with Virgin Australia offering passengers flights for £638

Virgin flights have made it easier, and cheaper, for travellers hoping to reach Australia this summer. Passengers wishing to fly to Australia are being offered a new daily connection to Sydney through Hong Kong in addition to Melbourne. The route comes in response to a new codeshare partnership between Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Australia. The airlines will be creating more ...

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News: Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Australia extend codeshare partnership

Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Australia have announced the expansion of their new codeshare agreement, creating more travel options between the UK and Australia. The joint Virgin codeshare provides significant customer benefits – encompassing all the destinations they want to travel to in one booking with a single check in and bag drop. From today, travellers who book through Virgin Atlantic ...

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News: Hard Rock Las Vegas acquired by Virgin Hotels

Richard Branson has purchased the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas from a Brookfield-managed private real estate fund. The deal was carried out in partnership with a group led by Juniper Capital Partners and Fengate Real Asset Investments, along with their partners Dream, Cowie Capital Partners, and other private inve… Breaking Travel News

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Want to live on Necker Island? Virgin Mogul Richard Branson is on the hunt for a new PA

Are you growing tired of the dreary UK weather, the nine to five and long commute? Well, Virgin founder and multi-billionaire, Sir Richard Branson may have something up his sleeve: an exciting new job opportunity in paradise. He’s on the hunt for a new personal and administrative assistant – and anyone can apply for the most glamorous entry-level role in ...

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