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WATCH: Virgin, Jetstar and Rex staff do the Nutbush while on the job

Huntley Mitchell

Huntley Mitchell

Employees of three different airlines have teamed up to prove you can still have fun while practising social distancing.

Virgin Australia shared a video over the weekend of its team at Sydney Airport dancing along in unison to the Tina Turner hit “Nutbush City Limits”, who all kept the recommended 1.5 metres between them.

Better still, staff from rival airlines Jetstar and Regional Express joined in, too.

Check out the fun video below:

Sydney Airport also shared the video on its social media accounts, applauding the airline employees’ “positive vibes” during what is a turbulent time for the aviation industry.

Earlier this month, footage emerged of a Virgin Australia flight attendant’s emotional farewell to passengers, following the airline’s decision to suspend all international flying due to increased government travel restrictions and impacts on travel demand due to COVID-19.

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