Virgin Australia to cut 150 head office roles, pauses JV with Delta Air Lines
September 16, 2020
Virgin Australia’s imminent emergence out of administration continues to take shape, with the embattled airline flagging more redundancies.
All over, red rover: Virgin Australia’s creditors approve sale to Bain Capital
September 4, 2020
The inevitable has been confirmed, with Bain Capital getting the tick of approval from creditors.
Bondholders dealt big blow in their bid for Virgin Australia
August 18, 2020
The hopes of Virgin Australia’s bondholders in blocking the airline’s sale to Bain Capital have been all but dashed following a Federal Court hearing.
Virgin Australia reunites family with their stranded sausage dog
August 14, 2020
The best part of this story is the dog’s name is Pipsqueak. The second best part is that there are a lot of cute pictures of the pup. Happy Friday!
Virgin Blue co-founder and former execs back bondholders’ bid for Virgin Australia
August 13, 2020
Yes, there’s been yet another juicy development in the race to own Virgin Australia. All is revealed here.
Tigerair scratched, thousands of jobs cut and a simplified fleet: Virgin Australia’s six-point blueprint for success
August 5, 2020
Have you been wondering what the hell Virgin and its future owner have been up to as the administration process nears the finish line? All is revealed here.
Aviation Wrap: Virgin Australia changes mask advice, Alliance expands fleet + MORE
August 4, 2020
Travel Weekly’s reporter attempted to match his espresso intake with the number of stories in this wrap. He’ll be opting for decaf next time around.
Virgin Australia to shack up with Flight Centre in Brisvegas
July 30, 2020
Travel Weekly cannot confirm whether the airline will be allowed to use Flight Centre’s famous office slide, but we hear Paul Scurrah has called first dibs.
Velocity expands Reward Seat availability across Virgin Australia network
July 21, 2020
Unfortunately, Travel Weekly’s editor won’t be able to take advantage of this sweet new offer after spending all of his Velocity points on a new sandwich press and a Fitbit.
“Unacceptable”: Virgin Australia bondholders attempt to spoil Bain’s takeover deal
July 7, 2020
Like a pesky fly you just can’t get rid of, Virgin’s bondholders are back again to try and derail the airline’s sale process.