Archive for the ‘Virgin Atlantic’ Category

New low-cost airline from Lufthansa & new routes

September 17th, 2012

Interesting rumours are circulating about Lufthansa. The airline’s management will reportedly present plan for an entirely new low-cost airline at the supervisory board meeting later this week according to the German business magazine WirtschaftsWoche.

The carrier refused to comment on the issue so we have no choice but to wait and see if there comes an announcement within the course of this week.

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Air One, Airlines, Lufthansa, Virgin Atlantic

Handpicked bargain airfares

September 4th, 2012

We went through late summer sales and handpicked a handful of worldwide deals to spare you the trouble of digging them up.

We start off with the renowned Middle-Eastern airline Etihad which launched a sale from Germany with prices starting at €468 for return fares Düsseldorf – Abu Dhabi. In addition to Düsseldorf, one may also depart from Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Munich and Berlin. Book until September 17, 2012 on the website of Etihad.

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Airfare Deals, Etihad Airways, Monarch Airlines, Virgin Atlantic

News: New airline routes

August 27th, 2012

Looking for airline news? You are in the right place. We start off with Virgin Atlantic, a carrier associated with long-distance flights. The most recent announcement concerns a short-distance route though.

By March 2013 Virgin Atlantic intends to launch London – Manchester flights and according to a statement from the airline’s CEO, this is just the beginning of the carrier’s short-haul expansion.

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Airlines, Europe, Flybe, News by Continent, SAS, Virgin Atlantic, Volotea

Ryanair to abandon Copenhagen-plans

August 22nd, 2012

The latest headlines from the world of airlines have been dominated by the Irish low cost airline Ryanair and we bring you a summary of what is going on.

In spite of several rejections of its offer to buy its rival Aer Lingus, Ryanair has not lost its self-assurance and recently it was revealed that Ryanair had held talks with a couple of airlines regarding selling Aer Lingus’ slots at London Heathrow.

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Aer Arann, Airlines, Airport Copenhagen, Ryanair, Virgin Atlantic

Fresh flights deals from various airlines

August 9th, 2012

Looking for bargain airfare deals? Still have not booked your summer getaway? Look no further, have a look at what we found for you.

Below you can find samples of some current airfare sales from several airlines. Click on the links to read more about the airlines or go to their websites to see entire offers. Fly low cost airlines!

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Air France, Airfare Deals, Austrian Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Meridiana, Virgin Atlantic

The latest airline news. New routes and services

July 30th, 2012

Read the latest news about airlines & airline routes and stay updated. We start off with Hawaiian Airlines.

This big Hawaii-based carrier announced it would launch a new service connecting the capital Honolulu with New Zealand. The Honolulu – Auckland flights will operate form March 2013.

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Airlines, Delta Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, New Routes, Transavia, Virgin Atlantic

Airlines news. New airline routes and services

June 27th, 2012

Hi low-cost airlines enthusiasts. It is time for our weekly update on new developments in the world of airlines.

The low-cost carrier Smart Wings, well-know to Czech holiday-makers, launched recently two new services from Budapest Airport: Budapest – Heraklion and Budapest – Rhodes. The services are seasonal and are in operation until the end of September. Click here to get redirected to the website of Smart Wings and book cheap flights to Greece.

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Airlines, Europe, News by Continent, Smart Wings, Virgin Atlantic, Volotea

Exotic destinations with Virgin Atlantic

May 24th, 2012

Today’s post features the fancy transatlantic airline Virgin Atlantic known for good design, sexy adds and last but not least for being a part of the financial empire of sir Richard Branson.

Virgin Atlantic specializes in long-distance flights and one of its bases is London Heathrow. The latest flights offer is for travellers departing from London.

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Airfare Deals, Airlines, Virgin Atlantic

Virgin Atlantic – worldwide airfares from $250

December 5th, 2011

Why not treat yourself to an early Christmas present in form of a fabulous plane trip? The popular British-based airline Virgin Atlantic Airways offers you an amazing opportunity to set off on a long-haul journey.

Where to go? Fly cheap to Nairobi – it is the perfect destination for wildlife enthusiasts. Prefer a a flight to Delhi? It is thought to be very inspiring. As to London, it is a must for every traveller.

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Airfare Deals, Airlines, Virgin Atlantic

London strike – gridlock at Heathrow

November 29th, 2011

It happened again – the spectre of strike looms over travellers. Passengers flying to or via London Airport (LHR) will probably face major disruptions on Wednesday November 30, 2011 when even as much as 2.6 million public sector employees are due to walk out in protest over pension changes.

The problem for travellers is that among them are UK Border Agency employees. The British authorities are taking measures in order to minimize the impact of the strike by training volunteers and fetching help from other departments.

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Aviation news, bmi, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Europe, London Heathrow, News by Continent, Virgin Atlantic