Virgin Blue (now known as Virgin Australia
) flys to all capital cities and holiday spots, over 30 destinations in Australia alone.
Virgin Australia first began flying on 31/August/2000. Originally offering flights between Sydney and Brisbane, Virgin Blue airline now travels to all major cities and tourist destinations.
Virgin Blue operates Boeing 737s, carrying between 144-180 passengers. Like Virgin Atlantic, they name their aircraft - the first was 'Brizzie Lizzie' as Virgin Blue are based in Brisbane. You could be flying in 'Betty Blue','Smurfette' and 'Smoochy Maroochy' to name just a few.
In 2004. Virgin Blue was Voted the 'Best Low-Cost Airline Asia-Pacific'and took second place for 'Best Low-Cost Airline Worldwide' in the Skytrax Airline of the Year 2004 Survey.
Virgin have great fares to the major cities:
Virgin Blue has been rebranded 'Virgin Australia' in 2011, in an attempt to win more business travellers from Qantas
Thundamentals Don't Want That Rough Baggage Handler To Be Fired - theMusic
Aussie hip-hop outfit Thundamentals have followed up an incident yesterday that saw them filming an apparently indifferent Virgin Australia staff member who was mishandling their fragile luggage, saying that ";the last thing we want"; is for the employee in ...
Our weekly wrap for Aussie frequent flyers - Australian Business Traveller
Sitting on a pile of Virgin Australia Velocity frequent flyer points? Now you can convert them into Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer miles and redeem them with United, Thai Airways, Air Canada and more! Or, if you're a few points short of your next free flight or ...
Twitter: From user 'WhoKilledMickey'
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International Rules: Australia v Ireland in pictures - Irish Independent
22 November 2014; Ireland's Sean Cavanagh and Niall Morgan, left, after the game. Virgin Australia International Rules Series, Australia v Ireland. Paterson's Stadium, Perth, Australia. Picture credit: Ray McManus / SPORTSFILE. 22 November 2014; Nic ...
Twitter: From user 'Virgin Australia'
@LaterJ Thank you for bringing this to our attention Jonathan, did you make your booking directly with Virgin Australia?
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RT @AFLNewsWire: Recap Saturday night's IRS Test from Perth http://t.co/6PsNZYWoDU
Indonesia's president makes a point about travel classes - Crikey (blog)
How worried must (or mustn't) Qantas and Virgin Australia be on news that the President of Indonesia, Joko Widodo, flew economy class between Jakarta and Singapore on Friday? If the head of the rapidly emerging economic power to our immediate north is ...
Carry on: Airline of the year, big Airbus order, Dreamliners across the Pacific - The National Business Review (subscription)
ABC news bulletins will be available on all of Virgin Australia's international and domestic network for the first time. Passengers travelling on the Boeing 737 and Embraer 190 fleet, which service more than 33 destinations domestically, will be able to stream ...
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Colour coordinated an ready to travel @ Virgin Australia Terminal Sydney Airport http://t.co/Vcw8VAYshE