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As Virgin Atlantic Little Red prepares to move into London Heathrow's stunning new Terminal 2 building on the 10th September, we take a look at the building's architecture and the showstopping work of artist Richard Wilson, whose Slipstream sculpture is set to wow passengers as they check in for their flight.

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We’ve just revealed plans for our new $5bn Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner fleet, continuing our investment in our customer experience. Flying from ‘old’ England to New England, the aircraft’s first route will be between London Heathrow and Boston, with the service scheduled to start on the 28th October and fly six times a week.

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Following on from the successful Google Glass trial in our Upper Class Wing, Upper Class passengers at London Heathrow will become some of the first people to experience a new technology designed to give personal notifications to their phones via Apple’s iBeacon technology.

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In celebration of our joint venture with Delta, we took over the New York Stock Exchange to showcase the two brands and benefits of the joint venture to New York travellers.

 

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Back in 2010, we entered into our partnership with international charity and education partner Free The Children whose mission is to help children and youth fulfill their potential to be agents of change. We Day is an educational event for a movement of young people determined to lead local and global change... and today it hits the UK.

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Virgin Atlantic and Delta: Great Minds Fly Alike

by Moderator June 2013 - last edited August 2013

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Great news. The beginnings of our new partnership with Delta Air Lines have started taking shape, with our new codeshare agreement. What it means for you is we can now offer easy connections from the UK to 45 new North American gateways...

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