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Feb 01, 2010, 09:32 ET
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Virgin Atlantic Announce Benefits for Frequent Flyers With V Australia and Virgin Blue

Virgin Atlantic Airways, one of the world's leading long haul airlines has today announced that Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Gold and Silver...

Jan 14, 2010, 12:44 ET
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 01/26/2005

Sir Richard Branson Comments on Oneworld's Differing Approach in Its Fight for Japan Airlines

Virgin Atlantic's President, Sir Richard Branson, has highlighted what he believes to be the hypocritical approach Oneworld is taking over the...

Jan 11, 2010, 15:00 ET
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Virgin Atlantic Renews Call on U.S. Dept. of Transportation to Reject British Airways/ American Airlines Proposals Following Concerns From Two Competition Authorities

Virgin Atlantic Airways has submitted its written response to the U.S. Department of Transportation in relation to the Department of...

Dec 21, 2009, 14:33 ET
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 06/22/2009

Virgin Atlantic Scores Top Honors With Travel Industry Awards

For the second year in a row, Virgin Atlantic Airways scored two prestigious travel industry awards for 'Best International Airline' in Travel...

Nov 18, 2009, 10:23 ET
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 06/22/2009

Virgin Atlantic Responds to European Commission About BA/AA and Says Proposals Would Have Lasting Negative Effects on Competition

Virgin Atlantic Airways, one of the world's leading long-haul airlines, has responded to the European Commission's Statement of Objections about...

Nov 12, 2009, 12:42 ET
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 06/22/2009

Virgin Atlantic Urges U.S. Transport Regulator In A Regulatory Filing To Examine American Airlines' Hypocrisy On Market Dominance

Virgin Atlantic, one of the world's leading long-haul airlines, today asked U.S. regulators in a regulatory filing to act on hypocritical...

Nov 09, 2009, 09:56 ET
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Virgin Atlantic Helps Passengers Pay Their Fare Share - New Initiative Connects Passengers to Share Airport Taxi Journeys

Virgin Atlantic, one of the world's leading long haul airlines, today announced a unique initiative which will help its passengers find other...

Nov 02, 2009, 12:54 ET
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 06/22/2009

Virgin Atlantic Releases iPhone App for People Afraid of Flying

Virgin Atlantic, the award-winning long-haul airline, today announced its highly acclaimed Flying Without Fear course -- with a success rate in...

Oct 23, 2009, 12:06 ET
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 10/23/2009

London Calling: Virgin Atlantic Selected as Charter Airline for Tampa Bay Buccaneers & New England Patriots for 2009 NFL Pepsi Max International Series

Virgin Atlantic Airways, one of the world's leading long-haul airlines, today announced it is the charter airline for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers...

Oct 06, 2009, 09:00 ET
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Virgin Atlantic Introduces a New Dedicated Online Destination for US Travel Agent Community

Virgin Atlantic Airways, one of the world's leading long-haul airlines, announced today the launch of VS Confidential...

Oct 02, 2009, 08:00 ET
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Virgin Atlantic Welcomes European Commission's Concerns About Proposed BA/AA Alliance

Virgin Atlantic, one of the world's leading long-haul airlines, today welcomed the news that the European Commission has sent a Statement of...

Sep 23, 2009, 07:00 ET
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Britain Calling!

Today, VisitBritain, the national tourist office for England, Scotland and Wales, and Virgin Atlantic Airways, one of the world's leading...

Sep 21, 2009, 13:30 ET
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 06/22/2009

Britain Calling! Virgin Atlantic Airways and VisitBritain Bring a Bit of Britain to Boston

On Wednesday, September 23, Virgin Atlantic Airways, one of the world's leading long-haul airlines, and VisitBritain, the national tourist office...

Sep 15, 2009, 10:00 ET
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 01/26/2005

It's Never Been So Rewarding To Fly With Virgin Atlantic

Flying on Virgin Atlantic Airways has never been so rewarding with our special fall promotion. Travelers can earn an American Express(R)-branded...

Aug 24, 2009, 10:56 ET
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Virgin Atlantic Enables Passengers to Book Eurostar Tickets as It Becomes First Airline to Implement Joint E-Ticketing With Leading Rail Operator

Passengers traveling on Virgin Atlantic, one of the world's leading long-haul airlines, can now book Eurostar tickets for onward high-speed...

Aug 13, 2009, 09:34 ET
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 01/26/2005

Virgin Atlantic's Sir Richard Branson Writes to President Obama and Warns of Dangers to Consumers if BA and AA Merge

Sir Richard Branson, the founder and President of Virgin Atlantic, has written to the President of the United States, Barack Obama, to warn of...

Jun 23, 2009, 10:00 ET
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Share Your Passion For Travel on vtravelled.com

- Virgin Atlantic launches vtravelled - a unique travel website Virgin Atlantic Airways, one of the world's leading long-haul airlines, today...

Jun 22, 2009, 09:00 ET
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 06/22/2009

Happy Birthday to Us! Virgin Atlantic Turns 25

- Prime Minister Gordon Brown says vision and pioneering spirit of Virgin Atlantic and Sir Richard Branson has changed the airline business in...

Jun 01, 2009, 09:00 ET
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Virgin Atlantic Joins Forces With Regus to Provide Travelers With Access to Work From More Than 1,000 Business Lounges Worldwide

Virgin Atlantic has today launched a global partnership with the Regus Group (LSE: RGU), the world's largest provider of fully furnished and...

May 12, 2009, 17:12 ET

VisitBritain and Virgin Atlantic Airways Launch 'Value For Money' Consumer Marketing Campaign To Lure Travelers Across the Pond

"Get More Britain For Your Buck" is the slogan for the new 'value for money' campaign sponsored by VisitBritain, the national tourist office for...