Virgin Atlantic

Virgin Voyages reveals name of new cruise ship and more details of what passengers can expect

The first Virgin Voyages ship will be called Scarlet Lady, Sir Richard Branson announced today at the shipyard at Genoa, Italy, where the vessel is …

Airlines

From elephants to eagles: the evolving brands of Nigeria’s unsuccessful national airlines

This week Nigeria launched plans for a new national airline to be called Nigeria Air. It’s set to take off in December.<p>Even though there is pent-up demand for more air travel in Nigeria as it is currently an underserved market, the plans have already received a lot of criticism from those who feel …

Africa

Richard Branson Just Announced Details About the First Virgin Cruise Ship

Richard Branson says the new Virgin Voyages will attract “more first-timers.”<p>Amid crowd of press and industry executives gathered at Italy’s …

Virgin Galactic

Virgin Voyages Names First Ship Scarlet Lady

New line to mentor women for marine and technical roles, and also will ban single-use plastics

Airlines

Virgin Voyages ship to be called Scarlet Lady

The cruise line will form a "Scarlet Squad" program to recruit, support and mentor female shipboard personnel.

Airlines

Want more legroom on your next long-haul flight? Try a budget airline

<b>New long-haul budget airlines are challenging traditional carriers on legroom in economy, as well as ticket price.</b><p>Which? Travel research found that …

Personal Finance (UK)

Delta people serve customers on busiest flight day of 2018

Delta is scheduled to operate 6,091 flights today, the most of the year, as summer travel continues to be in high demand. And Delta’s more than …

Customer Service

How To Use Business Expenses to Travel Free: Booking Awards

Most business owners and even many self proprietors accrue expenses far exceeding what the average consumer spends in a given month. As a business …

British Airways

Delta and WestJet to Create New Transborder Joint Venture

ATLANTA and CALGARY, Alberta, July 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) and WestJet (TSX: WJA) have signed a definitive agreement to …

Delta Airlines

How Virgin's top marketer is readying the brand for the day Richard Branson exits

Few companies can claim a founder as famous as the company itself. Richard Branson is a “gift” with a “spirit [that] is woven into the brand’s …

Branding

Priority Pass Adds Lounges and Experiences to Network

Priority Pass cardholders can now access two new Virgin Atlantic Clubhouses in the United States and receive dining discounts at over 30 new airport …

Airports

Aviation union threatens to halt Nigeria Air's operation

Following the unveiling of Nigeria Air in London on Wednesday, the National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) has threatened to halt the …

Aviation

International Deals

2 days of savings on international destinations. <b></b><p>Right now, it’s the perfect time to make your dream summer vacation a reality. Enjoy deals on flights …

Virgin Australia

Chase Ink Bonus Categories: Everything You Need To Know

Chase has one of the best portfolios of business credit cards, which offer just about everything I look for in credit cards — great welcome bonuses, …

Credit Cards

Best Airlines: 12 Airlines You Can Trust Flying With

Fly Every Sort of Sky in Safety and Comfort<p>About a decade and a half ago, I found myself complaining about an airline flight to a friend who happened …

Virgin America

Delta and WestJet finalize joint venture deal

Delta and WestJet have finalized an agreement to form a joint venture that would allow them to cooperate in the scheduling, marketing and operations …

Air Canada

Revealed: The world's best airlines for 2018 – where does BA rank?

Singapore Airlines has scooped the top prize at the annual World Airline Awards, dubbed the “Oscars of the aviation industry”, regaining a title it last held in 2008.<p>The Asian carrier pipped Qatar Airways - last year’s winner - to the gong, with Japan’s All Nippon Airways completing the …

Singapore Airlines

Want to Know How Good a Bar Is? Order This One Tricky Drink

<i>At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globetrotters in all our luxury</i> …

Airlines

Nigeria to relaunch its national airline at the end of the year

<b>Lagos, Nigeria (CNN) —</b> Nigeria unveiled a new national carrier Wednesday, nearly 15 years after the previous state-run airline, Nigerian Airways ceased operations.<p>The new airline will be known as Nigeria Air.<p>Nigerian Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika made the announcement and unveiled the …

Africa

This is billionaire Richard Branson’s advice to his teenage self

Richard Branson believes that what set him apart from other people is also what helped him succeed.<p>“You should never see being different as a flaw or …

Janet Jackson

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Attend Under 30 2018 In Boston: 9/30 - 10/3<p>The Under 30 Summit is an open forum for Under 30 listmakers—past, present and future—to take the stage and share their stories. If you are not a listmaker and would like to request a Premium Pass or purchase another ticket level, please use the link below …

Music Festivals

Heathrow airport is closed for arriving and departing flights

BA cancels MORE flights at Heathrow as an IT breakdown adds to delays caused by a fire alert that forced planes to be diverted<p><b>People shared images of</b> …

Heathrow

ANA to cancel 378 flights in August for Trent 1000 inspections

All Nippon Airways will cancel 378 domestic flights operated by Boeing 787s during August to accommodate mandatory inspections on their Rolls-Royce …

Aviation

FARNBOROUGH: Airbus flight-test guru prepares for final landing

Putting the Airbus A350-1000 through its paces during this week s flying display is a Farnborough veteran making his last appearance before retiring …

Aviation

Delta To Launch "Real" Premium Economy On Long Haul Flights...

You’ll soon be able to stop excluding Delta from premium economy searches…<p>Premium economy is all the rage these days, and rightfully so. As many …

Flying

A Boeing exec reveals what's in store for the 747 jumbo jet and predicts that Airbus won't be able to deliver the rest of its A380s

• <b>Boeing‘s latest market forecasts show global demand for passenger and cargo jets to reach 42,730 over the next 20 years. The total value of this</b> …

Aviation

15 New Lounges Join Priority Pass - Points Miles & Martinis

Priority Pass sends out a monthly email announcing their new lounges. It’s nice to see Priority Pass expanding the lounges in their program, which …

Platinum Card

Escape: New ways to see an old classic

■ <b>With this week marking Nelson Mandela’s centenary, celebrate his life with a trip to South Africa. We pick six of the best ways to see the …

South Africa

Tired of Being Crammed Into an Airline Seat? You Have Options

Tired of being squeezed into smaller seats with inadequate legroom, more and more passengers are opting for the more expensive and expansive seating option known as premium economy.<p>This year, experts agree, will see the ongoing growth of this class of service — generally available on wide-body …

Travel

After decades of sexual harassment, flight attendants are getting their #MeToo movement

It has been 17 years since Liza Sanchez got her first real taste of the pervasive sexual harassment that for decades has been accepted on …

Sexual Harassment