New aircraft, more jobs and a bigger network: Virgin Australia fast-tracks growth plans
Virgin boss Jayne Hrdlicka trekked to a cabin crew training school in Brisbane this morn to deliver this very important update.
Signed, sealed, delivered: ACCC authorises Virgin’s cooperation plan with Alliance Airlines
by Huntley Mitchell
Did you recently happen to see ACCC tsar Rod Sims popping some mail in your local AusPost box? All is explained here.
Travel industry reacts to New Zealand’s trans-Tasman bubble announcement
The announcement of quarantine-free travel from Australia to NZ has been met with plenty of positive reactions from all corners of the industry. We’ve gathered just about all of them for your perusal.
Qantas loses appeal against Virgin convert, forced to continue case in Singapore
The flying kangaroo is refusing to stay down after being beaten by its bitter rival in court. Get ready to go ringside with this juicy read.
Qantas, Jetstar and Virgin start selling half-price flights
Aussie airlines are offering some dirt-cheap flights as part of the government’s $1.2 billion push to kickstart the tourism industry.
Virgin Australia reveals new onboard menus, announces fare review
Virgin’s new onboard menus have been unveiled, thankfully sans any instant noodles for business-class passengers.
Jetstar launches members-only sale with 12,000 seats on offer for $20 each
Following news of Virgin’s big domestic sale, Jetstar has taken the “anything you can do, I can do better” approach.
Virgin Australia launches sale fares from $67 for flights across Australia
If you love a good bargain as much as we do, this sale from Virgin might just make your week.
Australian aviation suffered 41pc drop in passenger numbers for December, says ACCC
Australia’s domestic airlines are gradually recovering from historically low passenger numbers, but the ACCC says snap border closures continue to create challenges for the industry.
Virgin Australia reopens final domestic airport lounge
Do you tend to go overboard on the food and drink at airport lounges? Well, it’s probably best you loosen your belt before reading this news.
Bottomless beverages, seat-pocket bingo and a mid-flight proposal: All the highlights from Virgin Australia’s maiden ‘Pride Flight’
Meanwhile, Travel Weekly’s editor is still trying to get all the glitter he wore for Mardi Gras out of his hair.
Is former Virgin CEO Paul Scurrah set to fly back to Rex?
by Huntley Mitchell
Paul Scurrah has been laying low since exiting Virgin late last year, but the speculation wheel has started to turn around his next role.
Register or sign in to create events, jobs and access premium features.