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Crain's Detroit Business
Detroit Metropolitan Airport passengers up 5.1% since last yearNorth terminals. For example, in 2014, JetBlue Airways and Alaska Airlines bega
Detroit Metropolitan Airport passengers up 5.1% since last year
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 8 hours ago
North terminals. For example, in 2014, JetBlue Airways and Alaska Airlines began service at the Metro Airport, followed by Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd. In June, Delta Air Lines Inc. began the first daily nonstop flight from Detroit to Munich.... Read more
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iafrica.com
Round-the-world trips that made historythe first man to achieve, in just under three days, a solo round-the-world trip
Round-the-world trips that made history
iafrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
the first man to achieve, in just under three days, a solo round-the-world trip without stop-offs or refuelling aboard the Virgin Atlantic GlobalFlyer, an ultra-light engine aircraft which can be compared to a catamaran boat. The multi-millionaire... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Virgin's Richard Branson talks his hotel, space travel, cruisesshave and whatever. What kind of hotel footprint do you want to have eventuall
Virgin's Richard Branson talks his hotel, space travel, cruises
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
shave and whatever. What kind of hotel footprint do you want to have eventually? We fly to a lot of cities, whether it's Virgin Atlantic or Virgin America or Virgin Australia. And in the years to come, if people like the experience of Virgin... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Smoke pot with your kids, Richard Branson tells Chicago business audiencestatesmen, and Branson's attempts to conquer commercial space travel. A well-r
Smoke pot with your kids, Richard Branson tells Chicago business audience
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
statesmen, and Branson's attempts to conquer commercial space travel. A well-rehearsed anecdote about how Branson founded Virgin Atlantic Airways by renting a jet with his credit card after he and his fellow passengers were left stranded overnight... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Sage Summit: Focus on entrepreneurs as Richard Branson tries to inspire and Sage tries to enable with Slack integration and accounting botOffering an engaging anecdote of how Virgin Atlantic was borne - Branson was ki
Sage Summit: Focus on entrepreneurs as Richard Branson tries to inspire and Sage tries to enable with Slack integration and accounting bot
Computer Business Review / Posted yesterday
Offering an engaging anecdote of how Virgin Atlantic was borne - Branson was kicked off a plane to the Virgin Islands, hired a plane and charged his fellow passengers a small fee to get them to their destination - he was once told that Virgin would... Read more
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chroniclelive
Your charity news in the North East: A boxing event, sandcastle summer party, goods for sale and morePark on Friday 8 July and sponsored by Robertson Construction England. With spe
Your charity news in the North East: A boxing event, sandcastle summer party, goods for sale and more
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
Park on Friday 8 July and sponsored by Robertson Construction England. With spectacular auction prizes including two Virgin Atlantic Airlines economy tickets donated by Sir Richard Branson, a Calvert Trust Kielder chalet and a money can’t buy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cabal Behind Aviation Fuel Scarcity - Capt. Ojikutuit the marketers who are selling arbitrarily? We need to find out the landing c
Cabal Behind Aviation Fuel Scarcity - Capt. Ojikutu
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
it the marketers who are selling arbitrarily? We need to find out the landing cost of Jet A1. When it became a problem to Virgin Atlantic, it decided to be buying fuel by itself directly from source and I have told the airlines themselves to get... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Airport’s success is a boost to the whole north west regionQatar Airways, both of which also fly from Manchester. Read More As well as B
Airport’s success is a boost to the whole north west region
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
Qatar Airways, both of which also fly from Manchester. Read More As well as Beijing, our new route to San Francisco with Virgin Atlantic, which starts next year, will also deliver a significant benefit to businesses across the north and is a... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Solar plane completes epic round-the-world tripthe first man to achieve, in just under three days, a solo round-the-world trip
Solar plane completes epic round-the-world trip
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
the first man to achieve, in just under three days, a solo round-the-world trip without stop-offs or refuelling aboard the Virgin Atlantic GlobalFlyer, an ultra-light engine aircraft which can be compared to a catamaran boat. The multi-millionaire... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
15 US cities you never thought to visit (but really should)also the Detroit Insitute of Art, whose permanent collection includes masterpie
15 US cities you never thought to visit (but really should)
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
also the Detroit Insitute of Art, whose permanent collection includes masterpieces by Caravaggio, Brueghel and Van Gogh. Last summer, seeing new opportunities in Detroit, Virgin Atlantic began direct flights to the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
More construction ahead as Delta relocates at LAX16 gates in its current location. Plus, Delta can move closer to its code-share
More construction ahead as Delta relocates at LAX
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
16 gates in its current location. Plus, Delta can move closer to its code-share partner airlines, including Aeromexico and Virgin Atlantic. The good news for travelers is that Delta plans to spend part of the $1.9 billion on new lounges, a new... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Delta Air Lines to move to Terminals 2 and 3 at LAX by end of 2018are being displaced. The move approved Wednesday will bring Delta closer to so
Delta Air Lines to move to Terminals 2 and 3 at LAX by end of 2018
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
are being displaced. The move approved Wednesday will bring Delta closer to some partner airlines, including Aeromexico, Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Australia, and allow the airline to build a passageway to the Tom Bradley International... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Delta to Relocate, Upgrade Operations at Los Angeles International Airport through $1.9B Planand 6 to the complex at Terminals 2 and 3, Delta will operate alongside many of
Delta to Relocate, Upgrade Operations at Los Angeles International Airport through $1.9B Plan
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
and 6 to the complex at Terminals 2 and 3, Delta will operate alongside many of its airline partners, including Aeromexico, Virgin Atlantic, and Virgin Australia. Later, a secure connection to TBIT will enable seamless access to additional partners,... Read more
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Evening Standard
Heathrow passengers' fury as they are told to leave luggage behindare due to be flown out later this week. A fault at Terminal 3, which has now
Heathrow passengers' fury as they are told to leave luggage behind
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
are due to be flown out later this week. A fault at Terminal 3, which has now been fixed, affected all airlines, with Virgin Atlantic advising passengers to only travel with a carry-on bag containing “essential items” like... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Delta to Invest $1.9B in LAX Operationsand 6 to the complex at Terminals 2 and 3, Delta will operate alongside many of
Delta to Invest $1.9B in LAX Operations
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 7 days ago
and 6 to the complex at Terminals 2 and 3, Delta will operate alongside many of its airline partners, including Aeromexico, Virgin Atlantic, and Virgin Australia. Later, a secure connection to TBIT will enable seamless access to additional partners,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Grab it: Detroit to London fares drop to $687 round-tripUnion vote in Britain this summer has affected fares to the advantage of Americ
Grab it: Detroit to London fares drop to $687 round-trip
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
Union vote in Britain this summer has affected fares to the advantage of American customers. As of 4:30 Tuesday, Delta and Virgin Atlantic non-stop flights from Detroit to London on many dates in September, October and November were showing fares... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Port of Seattle Announces 10% Second Quarter Growthdomestic and international reach by welcoming new carriers Spirit and Volaris.
Port of Seattle Announces 10% Second Quarter Growth
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 8 days ago
domestic and international reach by welcoming new carriers Spirit and Volaris. Xiamen begins service in September 2016 and Virgin Atlantic arrives in 2017.Ready for the future The Port of Seattle is working on more than $2 billion in near-term... Read more
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Mashable
11 times Benedict Cumberbatch nailed quintessentially British styleKarwai Tang/WireImage11. Double navy Benedict has a bit of a thing for navy su
11 times Benedict Cumberbatch nailed quintessentially British style
Mashable / Posted 8 days ago
Karwai Tang/WireImage11. Double navy Benedict has a bit of a thing for navy suits. OK, a ~lot~ of a thing. At the Virgin Atlantic Gala screening of Black Mass in October 2015, Cumberbatch doubled up on his usual dose of navy with a navy... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
AJW Aviation Appoints Caroline Cauvin as Director of Procurementcomplement AJW’s lean approach and globally renowned contracted services to air
AJW Aviation Appoints Caroline Cauvin as Director of Procurement
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 9 days ago
complement AJW’s lean approach and globally renowned contracted services to airlines of all sizes. Cauvin joins AJW from Virgin Atlantic Airways where she has been VP of Procurement for the past four years leading a team of 23 procurement... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Klyde Morris ()PC, Lam Aviation, 'Sully' Movie Suit Also: One Week Wonder, ANN Osh Schedule, B
Klyde Morris ()
The Aero-News Network / Posted 10 days ago
PC, Lam Aviation, 'Sully' Movie Suit Also: One Week Wonder, ANN Osh Schedule, Boeing Forecast, Becker Avionics, CAE Wins, Virgin Atlantic, AEA Training Honda Aircraft has announced that the Company received their Prod>[...] Airborne 07.15.16:... Read more
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Reuters
Jetmakers shrug off demand risks after mixed Farnboroughto absorb deliveries later this decade. Although Airbus started the show with
Jetmakers shrug off demand risks after mixed Farnborough
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
to absorb deliveries later this decade. Although Airbus started the show with a high-profile order of A350 jets from Virgin Atlantic and Boeing expanded its 787 Dreamliner presence in China, there were relatively few orders for the industry's... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Is this America’s most underrated road trip?horizon lost where the sky and the water make an indelible pact. The essential
Is this America’s most underrated road trip?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
horizon lost where the sky and the water make an indelible pact. The essentialsGetting there British Airways (ba.com), Virgin Atlantic (virgin-atlantic.com) and American Airlines (aa.com) fly direct to Chicago from London Heathrow. AA also... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Jetmakers shrug off demand risks after mixed Farnboroughto absorb deliveries later this decade. Although Airbus started the show with
Jetmakers shrug off demand risks after mixed Farnborough
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
to absorb deliveries later this decade. Although Airbus started the show with a high-profile order of A350 jets from Virgin Atlantic and Boeing expanded its 787 Dreamliner presence in China, there were relatively few orders for the industry's... Read more
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RTE News
Airbus records more orders than Boeing at showaddition, airlines upsizing to the A321neo shows that this aircraft is the undi
Airbus records more orders than Boeing at show
RTE News / Posted 12 days ago
addition, airlines upsizing to the A321neo shows that this aircraft is the undisputed middle-of-the-market champion." Virgin Atlantic president Sir Richard Branson visited the air show to announce a $4.4 billion (#€3.97 billion) order for 12... Read more
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chroniclelive
'My upbringing was tough - I took the wrong road, but I want to help others'new-found confidence led Paul to apply for the opportunity to travel to India w
'My upbringing was tough - I took the wrong road, but I want to help others'
chroniclelive / Posted 12 days ago
new-found confidence led Paul to apply for the opportunity to travel to India with Free The Children, as part of the Virgin Atlantic Be The Change Volunteer Trip. He was chosen from over 300 applications to be one of 30 young people to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bombardier's C Series takes to skies over Farnborough in maiden flight for Swiss Airaddition, airlines upsizing to the A321neo show that this aircraft is the undis
Bombardier's C Series takes to skies over Farnborough in maiden flight for Swiss Air
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
addition, airlines upsizing to the A321neo show that this aircraft is the undisputed middle-of-the-market champion." Virgin Atlantic president Sir Richard Branson visited the air show to announced a $4.4bn (£3.3bn) order for 12 Airbus... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Delta's 2Q profit up, besting expectations despite revenue dipEuropean Union. The economic fate of Britain is doubly important to Delta beca
Delta's 2Q profit up, besting expectations despite revenue dip
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
European Union. The economic fate of Britain is doubly important to Delta because it owns 49 percent of British carrier Virgin Atlantic. On a call with analysts and reporters, Delta executives said they might reduce U.S.-U.K. flights on nonpeak... Read more
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Reuters
Delta's UK woes signal tougher times for airlines' trans-Atlantic businessbeen steadily expanding service to the United Kingdom. The No. 2 U.S. airline b
Delta's UK woes signal tougher times for airlines' trans-Atlantic business
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
been steadily expanding service to the United Kingdom. The No. 2 U.S. airline by passenger traffic, and its British partner Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd, during the past two months announced new flights from New York to Edinburgh and Glasgow in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Delta's UK woes signal tougher times for airlines' trans-Atlantic businessbeen steadily expanding service to the United Kingdom. The No. 2 U.S. airline b
Delta's UK woes signal tougher times for airlines' trans-Atlantic business
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
been steadily expanding service to the United Kingdom. The No. 2 U.S. airline by passenger traffic, and its British partner Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd, during the past two months announced new flights from New York to Edinburgh and Glasgow in... Read more
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Market Watch
Brexit is emerging as a key worry on U.S. company earnings callscapacity by 1 % year over year during this time,” the airline said in a stateme
Brexit is emerging as a key worry on U.S. company earnings calls
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
capacity by 1 % year over year during this time,” the airline said in a statement. Delta said its joint venture partner Virgin Atlantic is also making capacity changes. “Combined, our overall U.K. capacity this winter will be down 2% to 4%... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
HondaJet PC, Lam Aviation, 'Sully' Movie SuitAlso: One Week Wonder, ANN Oshkosh Schedule, Boeing Forecast, Becker Avionics,
HondaJet PC, Lam Aviation, 'Sully' Movie Suit
The Aero-News Network / Posted 13 days ago
Also: One Week Wonder, ANN Oshkosh Schedule, Boeing Forecast, Becker Avionics, CAE Wins, Virgin Atlantic, AEA Training Honda Aircraft has announced that the Company received their Production Certificate from the FAA late last week. Honda Aircraft... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
HondaJet PC, Lam Aviation, 'Sully' Movie SuitAlso: One Week Wonder, ANN Osh Schedule, Boeing Forecast, Becker Avionics, CAE
HondaJet PC, Lam Aviation, 'Sully' Movie Suit
The Aero-News Network / Posted 13 days ago
Also: One Week Wonder, ANN Osh Schedule, Boeing Forecast, Becker Avionics, CAE Wins, Virgin Atlantic, AEA Training Honda Aircraft has announced that the Company received their Production Certificate from the FAA late last week. Honda Aircraft... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Delta plans to reduce its U.S.-U.K. routessmaller planes. The economic fate of Britain is doubly important to Delta beca
Delta plans to reduce its U.S.-U.K. routes
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
smaller planes. The economic fate of Britain is doubly important to Delta because it owns 49 percent of British carrier Virgin Atlantic. Lower fuel prices have helped airlines earn big profits. That continued at Delta, which said Thursday that... Read more
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Boston Herald
Delta's 2Q profit rises despite a dip in revenueEuropean Union. The economic fate of Britain is doubly important to Delta beca
Delta's 2Q profit rises despite a dip in revenue
Boston Herald / Posted 13 days ago
European Union. The economic fate of Britain is doubly important to Delta because it owns 49 percent of British carrier Virgin Atlantic. On a call with analysts and reporters, Delta executives said they might reduce U.S.-U.K. flights on... Read more
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Salon.com
Delta’s 2Q profit rises despite a dip in revenueEuropean Union. The economic fate of Britain is doubly important to Delta beca
Delta’s 2Q profit rises despite a dip in revenue
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
European Union. The economic fate of Britain is doubly important to Delta because it owns 49 percent of British carrier Virgin Atlantic. For the second quarter, Delta said that excluding one-time items, its adjusted profit was $1.47 per share.... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Delta's 2Q profit rises despite a dip in revenueEuropean Union. The economic fate of Britain is doubly important to Delta beca
Delta's 2Q profit rises despite a dip in revenue
Brandon Sun / Posted 13 days ago
European Union. The economic fate of Britain is doubly important to Delta because it owns 49 per cent of British carrier Virgin Atlantic. For the second quarter, Delta said that excluding one-time items, its adjusted profit was $1.47 per share.... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Delta's 2Q profit rises despite a dip in revenueEuropean Union. The economic fate of Britain is doubly important to Delta beca
Delta's 2Q profit rises despite a dip in revenue
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 13 days ago
European Union. The economic fate of Britain is doubly important to Delta because it owns 49 percent of British carrier Virgin Atlantic. For the second quarter, Delta said that excluding one-time items, its adjusted profit was $1.47 per share.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bombardier confident of more orders as its C Series takes offairlines' experience is like, and any teething problems, before they make order
Bombardier confident of more orders as its C Series takes off
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
airlines' experience is like, and any teething problems, before they make orders themselves." At Farnborough this week Virgin Atlantic said it will order 12 Airbus A350-1000 aircraft - with parts made by Denroy Plastics in Bangor. Denroy is... Read more
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Evening Standard
Spice Girls Mel B, Emma Bunton and Geri Horner ‘record new single’the first concert of the UK leg of their world tour at the O2 Arena, 15 Decembe
Spice Girls Mel B, Emma Bunton and Geri Horner ‘record new single’
Evening Standard / Posted 13 days ago
the first concert of the UK leg of their world tour at the O2 Arena, 15 December 2007 The Spice Girls pose after naming a Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747 plane "Spice One" in their honor at Los Angeles International Airport, 12 December 2007 The Spice... Read more
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dna
Airbus to cut down production of world's largest passenger jet, A380easier to fill. The trend became starker on Monday when one of the mammoth pla
Airbus to cut down production of world's largest passenger jet, A380
dna / Posted 14 days ago
easier to fill. The trend became starker on Monday when one of the mammoth plane's earliest advocates, Richard Branson's Virgin Atlantic, opted for 12 of Airbus's A350-1000 twin-engined jets after progressively shelving its long-standing order... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
A century of Boeing - how NZ helped the aviation giant take flightabout to start building. That trend to smaller planes trend became starker at
A century of Boeing - how NZ helped the aviation giant take flight
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
about to start building. That trend to smaller planes trend became starker at Farnborough this week when Richard Branson's Virgin Atlantic opted for 12 of Airbus's A350-1000 twin-engined jets after progressively shelving its longstanding order for... Read more
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The Economic Times
Airbus says output cut won't drive A380 massively into redeasier to fill. The trend became starker on Monday when one of the mammoth pla
Airbus says output cut won't drive A380 massively into red
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
easier to fill. The trend became starker on Monday when one of the mammoth plane's earliest advocates, Richard Branson's Virgin Atlantic, opted for 12 of Airbus's A350-1000 twin-engined jets after progressively shelving its long-standing order... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
11 amazing destinations you might soon be able to fly to direct from Manchester Airportpassengers flew from Manchester to America last summer - and travellers continu
11 amazing destinations you might soon be able to fly to direct from Manchester Airport
Manchester Evening News / Posted 14 days ago
passengers flew from Manchester to America last summer - and travellers continue to set their sights stateside. Last year, Virgin Atlantic launched a new service to New York, and from next summer, they will run services to San Francisco and... Read more
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Fortune
Airbus Is Massively Cutting Production of the World’s Biggest Passenger Jeteasier to fill. The trend became starker on Monday when one of the mammoth pla
Airbus Is Massively Cutting Production of the World’s Biggest Passenger Jet
Fortune / Posted 14 days ago
easier to fill. The trend became starker on Monday when one of the mammoth plane’s earliest advocates, Richard Branson’s Virgin Atlantic, opted for 12 of Airbus’s A350-1000 twin-engined jets after progressively shelving its longstanding order for... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Manchester Airport's record profits brings £74m windfall for 10 councilsfor Manchester and £2.5m for the other councils. He added: “We’ve had lots of
Manchester Airport's record profits brings £74m windfall for 10 councils
Manchester Evening News / Posted 14 days ago
for Manchester and £2.5m for the other councils. He added: “We’ve had lots of positive announcements in recent weeks - Virgin Atlantic to fly to San Francisco and Boston next summer, the fantastic start of Hainan Airlines to China - and we are... Read more
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Market Watch
Airbus cuts A380 output on \For example, Airbus still lists two Air France A380s to be delivered, though th
Airbus cuts A380 output on \
Market Watch / Posted 14 days ago
For example, Airbus still lists two Air France A380s to be delivered, though the airline has said it doesn't want them. Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd. has ordered six planes, but at the Farnborough air show this week said it didn't know when or if... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Airbus lands $12.6B AirAsia dealvalued at $960 million it said were destined for "northeast Asia." Airbus' fir
Airbus lands $12.6B AirAsia deal
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
valued at $960 million it said were destined for "northeast Asia." Airbus' first day was marked by Richard Branson's Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd. signing a long-awaited deal for 12 A350-1000s valued at $4.4 billion, including four to be... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Airbus cuts A380 delivery targeteasier to fill. The trend became starker on Monday when one of the mammoth pla
Airbus cuts A380 delivery target
Sky News Australia / Posted 15 days ago
easier to fill. The trend became starker on Monday when one of the mammoth plane's earliest advocates, Richard Branson's Virgin Atlantic, opted for 12 of Airbus's A350-1000 twin-engined jets after progressively shelving its longstanding order for... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Airbus's $12.6b AirAsia order trounces Boeing at air showvalued at $960 million it said were destined for "northeast Asia." Airbus's fi
Airbus's $12.6b AirAsia order trounces Boeing at air show
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
valued at $960 million it said were destined for "northeast Asia." Airbus's first day was marked by Richard Branson's Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd. signing a long-awaited deal for 12 A350-1000s valued at $4.4 billion, including four to be... Read more
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metro
This plane can undertake vertical lift-offs and it could take you on holidaybut then departed to Toulouse in France.’This girl’s facial expressions during
This plane can undertake vertical lift-offs and it could take you on holiday
metro / Posted 15 days ago
but then departed to Toulouse in France.’This girl’s facial expressions during military band performance are amazing Virgin Atlantic has since confirmed that the jet will become their flagship model from 2020, and the largest plane in their... Read more
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