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Staff Files: Meet Captain Geoff Andreasen - Part One

by Moderator September 2013 - last edited September 2013

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We recently had the pleasure of catching up with Captain Geoff Andreasen who retires this year, some 23 years after joining Virgin Atlantic in 1990.

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Inspirational Journeys: A Bike Ride Across America

by Moderator August 2013 - last edited August 2013

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In a new series on the blog, we’re lifting the lid on some truly inspirational journeys to uncover the stories of the people who make them. Kicking things off is the remarkable tale of 53 year old Edinburgh surgeon Chris Oliver, recently back from cycling across the USA.

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Did you know you lose about a third of your sensitivity to taste and smell in the air? We're thrilled to be working with MEATliquor founders Yianni Papoutsis and Scott Collins in an ongoing effort to fine tune our onboard fare...

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Staff Files: The Dispatch Team

by Moderator June 2013 - last edited June 2013

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Our dispatch team recently had starring roles in the four-part BBC behind-the-scenes show Airport Live, but what does it take to work in this high pressure environment? We spill the beans...

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Airport Live: Behind the scenes with the BBC

by Moderator June 2013 - last edited June 2013

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As the VS601 to Johannesburg pushed back a couple of minutes early on Wednesday night millions of people watched it live on television...

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Meet our Little Red 3D Street Artists

by Moderator April 2013 - last edited April 2013

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If you happened to be in Manchester city centre last Friday you might have stumbled upon a rather unusual sight.

 

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