Virgin Atlantic

  • Virgin Atlantic using Google Glass for faster check-ins, to improve customer experience 13-04-2014 10:37 AM

    New Delhi: Ever heard of an airline staff receiving and checking in a passenger at the counter using cutting-edge technology like Google Glass or a smartwatch? Yes, this is now a reality. The facility is being tested by British carrier Virgin Atlantic and global transport communications and IT firm SITA...
  • Is your name Simran? Virgin Atlantic to offer discounted tickets to people with 12 most famous Bollywood names 21-03-2014 10:41 AM

    Do you share your name with some of the most famous film characters which have been brought to life by Bollywood actors and actresses? If so, you can get a discount on air tickets. With a view to paying homage to iconic Indian cinema, Virgin Atlantic airline has decided to...
  • Snapshot: Why is business magnate Richard Branson dressed as a woman? 12-05-2013 04:28 PM

    Virgin goup's founder Richard Branson sporting shaved his legs and wore AirAsia airline's stewardess' uniform to hounor a bet he had lost in 2010. The business magnate was seen serving orange juice on an AirAsia flight from Perth to Malaysia in red mini skirt and heels as he had lost...
  • WikiLeaks: British businessmen overeducated 21-12-2010 11:14 AM

    London: Virgin group owner Richard Branson, who left school at 15 and ran his own business when others his age were studying, believes that "British entrepreneurs are overeducated", reveals a US cable that was put out by WikiLeaks. In January 2008, the multi-billionaire Branson was at a lunch hosted by...
  • First biofuel jet makes test flight 25-02-2008 12:13 PM

    Johannesburg: India cricket team coach Duncan Fletcher faces a dilemma after player power and a lack of discipline helped account for India's 4-0 series loss to England, according to former South Africa captain Kepler Wessels. Wessels, a well travelled television commentator, told Reuters on Thursday that former coach Gary Kirsten...
  • Aston Martins to Virgin Atlantic, Bond flies high 06-02-2008 04:49 PM

    Kingston: The very mention of Chris Gayle irritated a normally soft-spoken West Indies skipper Darren Sammy who couldn't hide being sarcastic when asked whether he is missing the prolific opener considering the state of his batting line-up. That our batsmen haven't been able to seize moments has been happening for...
  • GRI bags Virgin Atlantic's PR contract 05-10-2006 05:33 PM

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