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Virgin Atlantic: Up in the Air

by Moderator July - last edited July

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Our 30th was a landmark year for Virgin Atlantic. We took delivery of our first Boeing 787 Dreamliner, launched our new Vivienne Westwood-designed uniforms, welcomed hundreds of new cabin crew recruits, and celebrated three decades in business. What’s more, we did all this with a film crew in tow and you can watch the results on primetime ITV1 this week.

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Numerous Virgin Atlantic employees give up their time and energy every year to take part in challenging adventures in support of our charity partner Free The Children. We caught up with London Heathrow Clubhouse Concierge Paula Lipscomb at this year's We Day event to find out why she does it.

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We all have big dreams when we’re kids, but sometimes life gets in the way and we don’t always get to see them come true. That can’t be said for Virgin Atlantic Cabin Service Supervisor, Greg Dawson. Greg knew from the age of 9 that he was going to work for Virgin Atlantic...

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In October, we’re welcoming ‘Birthday Girl’, the new Boeing 787-9 aircraft that will lead our 16-strong Dreamliner fleet – which might just go down in history as the planes that revolutionised our business. Someone who has been helping keep the project running smoothly from the very beginning is Hayley Burton, a Programme Planner and self-confessed airline geek.

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Service Delivery Manager Orlando Dunning is another stalwart who joined us in the beginning and is still with us today. So we gave him a quickfire round of questions...

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