• I was talking about SYD-AUH and SYD-JNB, which were served by the 777 back when the international arm was called V Australia.I'll concede that PER-AUH never got off the ground, but unlike Brisbane-Tokyo, it was a bad idea to start with given the saturation in the market between the Middle East an...

  • AUH, JNB and LAX "swapsies" have a common denominator - the 777, which Virgin has too few of to run a meaningful long haul international operation. Too many to just run daily MEL/SYD-LAX, but not enough to run daily between LAX and the golden triangle. AUH and JNB were very much shoehorned into t...

  • Taking a bunch of seats of out economy class is one way to improve your load factors, that's for sure.

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