• I never got to witness her exit in person, but thank you to everyone here for your eloquent description of the final departure and for providing the link. I have tears in my eyes.

  • Any speculation about how a VA and Velocity member in Sydney would continue to fly to LA in the meantime? I would love to hear people's thoughts on likely alliance partners...

  • If Administrators can set Virgin back onto a path for profitable trading - can we just leave them there and ditch the existing Board after years of bad management? Paul Scurrah excepted - I think he is doing an admirable job in such challenging times.

  • Extraordinary insight. My thoughts are firstly with anyone in the airline industry who has been impacted by this dreadful situation. But my heart is full of admiration for the thousands of people who have been entrusted with the care, attention and storage of these beautiful machines.I await the ...

  • Ugh. The "family" photo depicting parents and their child sitting awkwardly against the window looks very ill-designed. What a dreadful concept.In a post-COVID19 world, I'd hope innovators realised they have gone as far as they could squeezing as many seats onto a plane as they could. Like the mo...

  • Velocity reward availability is often found when you search one way. It does take some gumption to invest the outbound sector and then wait for a return flight to pop up, but I am a perfect example of how it can work. I started looking SYD-LAX around 300 days out, found a couple of J seats via BN...

  • Constructive criticism here: Why would anyone even book in a separate class to their partner? I must be mad, because I would never, never, ever fly in a different cabin to my husband (or partner in your case). And I'm pretty sure he would never do it to me.100% sure, to be exact.

  • This is brilliant! There's nothing like a bit of cheeky humor to drive some reinforcement of the positive aspects of Velocity.