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Virgin Atlantic announces flights for summer 2021 – Business Traveller – Business Travel Article

Virgin Atlantic announces flights for summer 2021 – Business Traveller Virgin Atlantic has announced its flight schedule for summer 2021. The airline, which is in talks with lenders to secure its future and which has recently announced a significant downsizing of its operation, nevertheless is promoting bookings for summer 2021 (bookings open May 16, 2020). Services to a total of 24 destinations will operate from London Heathrow, Manchester, Glasgow and Belfast, but not Gatwick. Highlights include: London Heathrow to Tel…

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Virgin Atlantic “to seek bailout in coming days” – Business Traveller – Business Travel Article

Virgin Atlantic “to seek bailout in coming days” – Business Traveller Virgin Atlantic is expected to ask the government for financial help in the coming days, according to a report by the BBC. The broadcaster said that it understands the carrier “is expected to ask for a government bailout worth hundreds of millions of pounds in the coming days”. Earlier this month Virgin said it would ground 85 per cent of its fleet as a result of the coronavirus pandemic,…

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Business Travel Show, 26-27 February 2020: GUEST BLOG: Sustainability in Travel: 2020 Outlook – Business Travel Article

Business Travel Show, 26-27 February 2020: GUEST BLOG: Sustainability in Travel: 2020 Outlook At CTM’s recent Supplier Speed Dating event, themed ‘Sustainable Travel’, we were thrilled to learn of the exciting initiatives our suppliers are working on to provide more sustainable business travel experiences for our clients. While the concept of ‘green travel’ has been circulating the industry for over a decade, only recently has technology developed far-enough to provide practical solutions to this increasingly important subject. One example gaining momentum…

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