• Now that the dust is settling on the management shake-up at virgin, I still have my fingers crossed the virgin loyalists (myself included) get the outcome we were promised.I'd like to make a two points, firstly I was a massive fan of Paul with what he was able to do at virgin in such little time....

  • Rex to launch frequent flyer program

    Sep 24, 2020, 04:51 PM

    I wonder if REX have plans to revitalise their fleet of turboprops 

  • Another advantage of this impeding order will be the return of Virgin Australia's 'The Business' on routes from Australia's transcontinental routes. Virgin operating Dreamliner's on PER<>MEL<>LAX similar to Qantas operating MEL<>PER<>LDN is an option they never had with 77...

  • The deposit definitely exists. Virgin Australia paid a deposit on a 2012 order for the MAX (www.executivetraveller.com/news/virgin-australia-boeing-737-max-order)

  • RE 737MAXThe combination of Virgin operating a young fleet of 737NG with more favourable lease terms puts them in a position to skip the MAX in anticipation of Boeings NMA rumoured to be released soon for deliveries around 2030.Boeing playing hard ball with the MAX deposit is fanciful considering...