Pros: People were friendly. Flight was comfortable. Cons: Staff incorrectly assessed documents needed for visas, and told us we were incomplete and needed to return home. Instead of looking up policy, we were denied boarding mid-flight, missed a wedding, and had to spend three days in London instead of our destination.
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Virgin Atlantic Set To Resume Passengers Flights To India - Simple Flying
The airline was established in as British Atlantic Airways , and was originally planned by its co-founders Randolph Fields and Alan Hellary to fly between London and the Falkland Islands. Soon after changing the name to Virgin Atlantic Airways, Fields sold his shares in the company after disagreements with Sir Richard Branson over the management of the company. It is administratively separate from other Virgin-branded airlines. Virgin Atlantic uses a mixed fleet of Airbus and Boeing wide-body aircraft and operates to destinations in North America, the Caribbean , Africa, the Middle East and Asia from its main base at Heathrow , and its secondary base at Manchester.
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All of the latest news from Virgin Atlantic. The UK Government has confirmed that from Virgin Atlantic is reviewing the information published by the UK Government on the new arrival testing requirement and will be contacting customers booked to travel to England who need to arrange a test.