Branson settles for smaller Virgin Australia stake, but is now airline’s second-largest shareholder
November 20, 2020
The charismatic billionaire entrepreneur is back in the headlines. However, this time it’s got nothing to do with him riding around on a luggage carousel with giant sushi.
New Virgin Australia CEO unveils airline’s future direction, as administrators offer parting remarks
November 18, 2020
Wondering what Jayne Hrdlicka and Bain Capital really have planned for Virgin now that the airline has taxied its way out of administration? All is revealed here.
‘You Can’t Keep a Good Thing Down’: Virgin Australia dances into new chapter with feel-good ad campaign (and $75 fares)
November 13, 2020
Did you happen to watch this year’s iteration of America’s Got Talent? If so, the girl fronting Virgin’s new campaign will look pretty familiar.
Court approves Virgin Australia share transfer to Bain Capital
November 11, 2020
Have you ever figured out a film’s ending before you finished watching it? Prepare to get a similar vibe here.
Financial reporting and AGM pressure eases for Virgin Australia
October 22, 2020
The embattled airline has also launched a 20th birthday sale, with fares from just $69, along with a bunch of cheap tickets to and from Melbourne.
More senior exec departures confirmed by Virgin Australia
October 16, 2020
Virgin’s executive team is set to have a whole new look post-administration, while an expert has warned that the airline’s new owner has seemingly adopted “a classic pump and dump strategy”.
Virgin Australia boss Paul Scurrah to exit, replacement revealed
October 15, 2020
Numerous reports of Paul Scurrah’s imminent departure from Virgin Australia have finally been confirmed.
Aviation Wrap: Virgin Australia drops sale fares, AirAsia Japan to cease operations + MORE
October 7, 2020
We’re sorry to say that you’ll need to take the sour with the sweet in this week’s Aviation Wrap.
Aviation Wrap: Virgin Australia sale update, United makes COVID-19 tests available to customers + MORE
September 29, 2020
It’s been a landmark week for carriers near and far. Lucky for you, our Aviation Wrap continues to keep you abreast of the latest in this space.