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. Initially offering flights between Sydney and Brisbane, Virgin Blue airline now flys 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.
Virgin Blue set up an Interline Agreement with Regional Express Airlines (Rex) for some of the smaller Eastern Australian routes.
Virgin have great fares to the major cities:
The new Virgin Australia has the luxurious Airbus 330 as its flagship for domestic business class.
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Virgin Australia's new biz seat is a stunner, but are there too few? - Crikey (registration) (blog)
There is only one problem with the outstandingly attractive new wide body business class seat that Virgin Australia debuts on its A330-200s this morning. It only has six such jets. And when they are all converted to the new product by the end of ...
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Australia's con man Barry John Faulkner says CIA is tailing him - Daily Mail
Australia's most notorious conman, the 'Catch Me If You Can' fraudulence trickster Barry John Faulkner, who has impersonated doctors, a pop star, a spy, a US Air Force colonel and airline pilots, claims the CIA is tailing him. The 69-year-old con ...
Who won the war between Qantas' Alan Joyce and Virgin's John Borghetti? - Sydney Morning Herald
Dixon and Qantas' then chief financial officer, Peter Gregg, wanted competition between them to drive change at an airline group that, ironically, was under growing pressure from a budget upstart in Virgin Blue. Joyce later beat Borghetti and Gregg for ...
Virgin goes flat out in battle for passengers - The Australian
Virgin Australia chief executive John Borghetti described the new business class suites, which were customised by British design agency Tangerine London, as a game changer. “In 2011, we brought choice and competition to Business Class in Australia for ...
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Virgin Australia FY15 Financial Results — The Highlights You Need to Know - Money Morning Australia
The news was a bit more mixed for Virgin Australia International. Overall, the international segment's EBIT was down $22.8 million. The good news is, since the middle of the year, they've really turned it around. Improvements like adding business class ...