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Virgin Atlantic's Female Flight Attendants No Longer Required To Wear Makeup
A small but symbolic step for the British airline company.
Richard Branson Buys Hard Rock Hotel and Casino In Vegas
"I'm pinching myself," says Virgin founder.
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The Gift that Travels a Thousand Miles
Being mid-air afforded me the luxury of thinking about this on a deeper level. I began to contemplate all the gifts being
59-Year-Old Grandmother Takes To The Skies As A Virgin Atlantic Flight Attendant
At nearly 60, one might be expected to start planning for retirement. But not Katrine Haynes. The grandmother of 11 thought
The World's 10 Most Expensive Plane Tickets
They are loaded with luxurious add-ons and bespoke services, brimming with champagne and caviar. But most of all, they have a great big whopping price tag to match.
10 Coolest Airline Amenities
With all the airline fees adding up, it's hard to remember what perks you get as a passenger. However, there are still some airlines that show their appreciation for customers, dishing out amenities that make them stand out from the rest.
Richard Branson: Invite Your Enemies to Lunch
Joe De Sena
Founder & CEO of Spartan Race
Life is too short. We are entitled to be human. Sometimes we make mistakes and rub people the wrong way. What defines us is not those who are able to avoid confrontation, but those who are able to deal with it.
Are These The Worst Uniforms For Flight Attendants?
Air travel has evolved over the past 50 years, but uniforms for female flight attendants have not.
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South African Businessman Swims Necker Island for a Cause
Publicist, Entrepreneur , Philanthropist
Ettiëne says, "Traveling as frequently as I have been the past few years, I realized how important it is to create an experience
My Fear Of Flying, From Whoopi Goldberg (VIDEO)
Hooked on Healthy Travel
Hotels insider, Luxury travel reporter
With these tips and healthy options in mind, indulging in another cocktail or taking a bite of that chocolate lava cake won't seem so bad.
Connections Over Connectivity at 10,000 Feet: Creating Consistent Airline Customer Service
Coach, traveler, writer
The customer experience must be consistent in marketing, ticketing, gate operations, flying and baggage handling. Each interaction is an opportunity to turn that customer into a raving fan. Each interaction is an opportunity for one human being to be kind to and take care of another.
Virgin Atlantic To Start Charging Passengers Fee For Seat Reservations
A recent poll conducted on HuffPost revealed that 95.05 percent of those polled expect more travel fees to be introduced
Top Trends in Airline Food
U.S. News Travel
U.S. News & World Report Travel
Onboard space constraints, limited convection ovens and a major lack of ambiance all detract from the enjoyment of skillfully prepared in-flight cuisine. But the parties who provide airline food won't let fliers' dining experiences become subpar.
Norwegian Budget Airline Will Offer London To U.S. Flights At Crazy Low Cost
Norwegian is comparable to Ryanair, with slightly better amenities. Flying budget across the Atlantic Ocean doesn't sound
Virgin Atlantic Flight From Heathrow To JFK Diverted To Canada, Becomes 27-Hour Ordeal
Virgin Atlantic dispatched a replacement aircraft from London to Gander that delivered all the passengers to JFK at 6:30
Virgin Atlantic's New Uniforms Designed By Vivienne Westwood (PHOTOS)
Check out samples of the new uniforms below. Luke Miles, Head of Design for Virgin Atlantic, said in a release: 180 airline
The Top 5 Best Airlines for Bringing Sports Gear
The Active Times
The Active Times
You may be headed to the best biking trails, ski runs, surf breaks or golf courses in the world, but if your trip starts off with a gauntlet of extra fees and restrictions at the airport, your vacation buzz will be killed before you even hit the fresh air.
How To Look Good At 30,000 Feet
The night before my flight home, I think back to my training and exfoliate, slather my face in thick moisturizer and eye cream, and drink a lake's worth of water.
The World's 21 Most On-Time Airlines (PHOTOS)
Only one U.S. carrier cracked the top 10 on this list.
Why I'm Afraid to Fly
Mary K. Moore
Author, 'The Unexpected When You're Expecting'
In fact, if you gave me the choice between a plane crash and being attacked by a shark, I'll take the shark every time. I can punch a shark. He might spit me out.
Is Delta About To Get A Lot Sexier?
Travel writer, blogger, published author, and tourism evangeli...
Even if Delta retains its corporatist image and mediocre product quality, though, the prospect of being able to accrue, redeem and enjoy benefits on Virgin Atlantic makes Delta's frequent flyer program, SkyMiles, and its alliance network, SkyTeam, much more attractive for transatlantic fliers.
Delta Bought a Stake in Virgin Atlantic for the 'Cool' Factor
Travel intelligence company
Beyond $120 million in annual synergies, an expanded presence at Heathrow and a bulked-up network, a relatively stodgy Delta Air Lines views its new 49 percent stake in Virgin Atlantic as an investment in British and Richard-Branson-cool.
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