Member since 23 Jun 2011
Total posts 50
Hi CommunitySeems Virgin has just dropped their daily VA1/VA2 combo between Sydney and LAX down to only 5 days a week - any inside info?Exisitng passengers on the dropped service can re-route, but do we know where the 777 utilisation is going to ~ March next year?:)
Member since 31 Mar 2014
Total posts 221
I would think maybe maintenance. Virgin doesn't have enough aircraft or slack in the schedule to have an aircraft out for heavy maintenance and still maintain full services
Member since 10 Mar 2015
Total posts 16
What days of the week have been dropped? Im booked on VA2 next year..
Member since 23 May 2011
Total posts 33
Changes are for heavy maintenance. Only a temporary reduction.
Member since 10 Aug 2015
Total posts 156
Has Brisbane been reduced? If they stay at 6x wk they will have more frequencies from VA then SYD.
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 09 Feb 2015
Total posts 66
I would be surprised if they reduced BNE as I hear the loads are very strong on VA and QF are the only other direct competition.
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 24 Aug 2011
Total posts 384
Maintenance and WiFi.
Member since 08 May 2014
Total posts 48
Confirmed on Australian Aviation today.
Member since 20 Jan 2016
Total posts 47
The following is from the Aus Aviation article today
Member since 25 Feb 2017
Total posts 3
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VA SYD-LAX 7x pw down to 5x
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