Virgin Blue Airlines and its’ premium long-haul airline, V Australia announced today they have partnered with Virgin America to allow each airline’s loyalty program members to earn points when taking flights on the sister-branded airlines
The Board of Virgin Blue Holdings Limited (VBA)announced that it had appointed John Borghetti as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, effective May 8, 2010.
Virgin Blue announced today that its international airline, Pacific Blue Airlines, will launch direct flights from Perth to Phuket from 14 November as it continues to expand both its domestic and international route network in and out of Western Australia.
Virgin Blue has launched a brand new national television campaign designed to encourage travellers to consider how, since launching in 2000, the airline has lead a travel and airfare revolution in Australia which was inspired by imagination, innovation and one ‘great idea’.
Virgin Blue travellers touching down at Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast airports now have a new streamlined fly/transfer option available to them for shuttle transfers to and from their hotel or resort accommodation.
Virgin Blue has closed a sale-and-leaseback deal with BOC Aviation for one late-2008 vintage aircraft and three new Boeing 737-800 aircraft. The aircraft will be leased for an average lease term of 10 years, with delivery of the three new aircraft scheduled for the fourth quarter of this year.
The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] today identified Virgin Blue Airlines as the carrier that last month exercised purchase rights for nine Next-Generation 737-800 airplanes.