Earlier I wrote about how American Express is offering a 30% bonus on points transfers to Etihad Guest, which is their newest transfer partner. That isn't the only transfer bonus which American Express is offering at the moment. You can also receive a 30% bonus when you transfer Amex points to Virgin Atlantic through May 31, 2016. Show More Summary
In addition to a 30% bonus on transfers to Etihad, American Express Membership Rewards is offering a 30% bonus on transfers to Virgin Atlantic through May 31. Continue reading 30% Bonus on American Express Transfers to Virgin Atlantic Through May 31...
This week’s featured link(s): Virgin Atlantic considers new low-cost Gatwick offshoot – Routes News No new Virgin Atlantic sub-brand coming... Read More
What do Richard Branson's home videos look like? Like him flying across the Atlantic Ocean in a crazy massive hot-air balloon, is what. Last week at the Tribeca Film Festival, the madcap $5.2 billionaire and Virgin Group founder debuted a documentary, Don't Look Down, about his pursuit of world records ... More »
Excited by the potential for a new Virgin Atlantic sub-fleet operating out of Gatwick? Get over it. Despite rumors earlier this week the CEO says it isn't happening. Probably a good thing, too. The post No new Virgin Atlantic sub-brand coming appeared first on Wandering Aramean.
Virgin Atlantic is offering 30% off economy awards booked by May 11. This is better than their usual sales (back in the fall they offered 20% off) though one they've offered before as recently as February which even discounted premium economy. Continue reading Award Sale, Europe for Just 12,250 Miles Each Way...
Jim Marchese’s flight plan was derailed last night when he was ejected off an airplane in L.A. and arrested for domestic violence after allegedly grabbing Amber by the throat and making threats to hurt her. The former Real Housewives...Show More Summary
Turkish Airlines is building a new lounge at Washington Dulles airport where Virgin Atlantic's Clubhouse used to be. This isn't just interesting to customers flying Turkish Airlines from Washington Dulles to Istanbul. It's potentially...Show More Summary
Looking ahead to the fall and winter travels? You can lock in a round-trip fare from LAX to London’s Heathrow on Virgin Atlantic for $703, including all taxes/fees. It is for travel any day between Nov. 1 and Feb. 28, but the fare is subject to availability and requires a Saturday night stay. Info:...
Following the announcement of the $4 billion acquisition of Virgin Atlantic by Alaska Air, Virgin founder Richard Branson expressed his "I would be lying if I didn’t admit sadness that our wonderful airline is merging with another,"Show More Summary
A new direct flight between Manchester and San Francisco could provide the North of England with a welcome boost. The Virgin Atlantic flight will give entrepreneurs in the North of England easier access to the deep pockets of Silicon...Show More Summary
Welcome to the Frequent Miler Week In Review series. Every Saturday we bring you some of the best posts from around the web. Enjoy! This Week Around the Web Traveling As a Muslim Is the Worst – An interesting insight into how certain travelers are treated at airport security. Show More Summary
Earlier this week, Virgin Atlantic announced that 2015 earnings were almost double those of 2014, thanks in part to their partner Delta, who holds a 49% stake in the company. Lower operating costs and fuel helped spur the increases, though the biggest driver was the Delta partnership – up +55% year-over-year. Show More Summary
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A recent bout of alleged Virgin Atlantic racism has struck social media, raising questions about the airline’s tolerance for harassment. With the rise of attention given to workplace and consumer relations, it appears some companies still have much to learn. Show More Summary
Virgin Atlantic has relatively low economy fares around $705 to $750 round trip Los Angeles to London LHR or LGW for travel from late August through December 15, 2016. There are two options: nonstop direct flights on Virgin AtlanticShow More Summary
As Nick first wrote about last August, Delta and Virgin Atlantic have teamed up to open a bar at The O2, which is one of the major entertainment venues in London. The bar & lounge is called "NY-LON," which makes perfect sense given the...Show More Summary
Citibank is offering a 25% bonus transfers from ThankYou Rewards to Virgin Atlantic through April 6. Virgin Atlantic charges 40,000 miles each way between the East Coast of the US and London. So that's not a lot of points, with thisShow More Summary
Citi ThankYou is offering a 25% bonus on points transfers to Virgin Atlantic Flying Club through April 6, 2016. This is the points currency accrued on the Citi Prestige® Card and Citi ThankYou® Premier Card. This is the second time the Citi ThankYou program has offered such a transfer bonus. Show More Summary
RC MEDIA WORLD has shared footage of the world’s largest remote control airplane, created by Adi Pitz, taking flight at Airlinertreffen 2015 in Oppingen, Germany with pilot Rainer Kamitz at the controls. The 1/13 scale model, which was built as a stunning replica of a Virgin Atlantic 747-400 aircraft, is approximately 131 pounds with a […]