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Virgin Atlantic files for bankruptcy protection

Sir Richard Branson has reportedly been spotted buying Panadol in bulk to cope with the massive headache caused by Virgin’s UK-based airline.

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Aviation Wrap: Western Sydney Airport names new CEO, Qatar Executive’s new private jet program + MORE

Travel Weekly’s reporter added exec-level accoutrements to his usual get-up of Spendless slippers and polyester PJs in order to channel his inner high flyer while writing this week’s Aviation Wrap.

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Double-decker seat concept grabs the attention of major airlines

by Christian Fleetwood

A new lie-flat airline seat is being proposed as a solution for a good night’s sleep for economy-class travellers, and as a possible social distancing solution for aircraft of all ages.

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Sir Richard Branson rewards truckie with free cruise

The man sent a tweet to Virgin’s CEO asking if he remembered a good deed he performed for him a decade ago. His response has sent Twitter into a frenzy.

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Passenger sexually harassed via Virgin Atlantic inflight messages

What her harassers didn’t know was that she was a legal analyst who specialises in online sexual harassment.

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ACCC gives Virgin Australia’s cooperation plans with Virgin Atlantic a boost

This news couldn’t have come at a better time for Virgin Australia, given its current financial predicament.

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Aviation wrap: Virgin’s Aussie-first, Win a year of free travel with Jetstar, Hawaiian Airlines’ new Maui-Las Vegas flights + MORE

Gearing up for your next airfare? Well, you’re in luck, as Travel Weekly brings you its Tuesday special for all things aviation.

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Virgin Australia given interim approval for deeper partnership with Virgin Atlantic on UK flights

Watch out, Qantas. It appears Virgin is looking to give Aussies a new way to get to the British Isles. Tally-ho!

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Airline forces all female flight attendants to wear high heels

Coincidentally, Travel Weekly’s editor is forcing himself to wear high heels every day to work in an attempt to tone his leg muscles.

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Qantas flight gets measles warning as Virgin passengers quarantined in London

by Ali Coulton

Please excuse us while we stock up on hand sanitiser and lock any of our colleagues who so much as sneeze in the stationary cupboard.

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Wow! Virgin plane flies faster than speed of sound to blitz record

A Virgin plane recently set a new speed record, while Travel Weekly’s editor has just clocked the fastest time for duct taping our new reporter to the office wall.

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Virgin to launch first ‘pride flight’ with all LGBT+ crew

by Ali Coulton

Excuse us but this flight includes drag bingo and a Judy Garland singalong. Please donate to our Kickstarter so we can afford tickets.

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