All posts tagged "Richard Branson"

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    Virgin to See Little Red

    Virgin Atlantic’s new domestic UK airline, set to launch at the end of this month, will be called Little Red. The carrier will launch on 31st March in Manchester, 5th April in Edinburgh, and 9th April in Aberdeen. Initially Little Red will offer four daily round-trips between London Heathrow and Manchester, six...

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    Virgin Atlantic Appoints Craig Kreeger Chief Executive

    Virgin Atlantic has appointed Craig Kreeger as its new Chief Executive. He will take over the role on 1st February 2013 and joins from American Airlines, where he has held a 27-year career spanning commercial, financial and strategic roles in the USA and worldwide. Craig succeeds current Chief Executive Steve Ridgway, who...

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    Twitter brings Virgin together

    As is often the case Richard Branson was browsing his Twitter feed yesterday morning, when he came across one tweet that instantly bought a smile to his face and made him press retweet. @BecciChute: “@RichardBranson Me when I was three…And now you’re my boss 🙂” The tweet, accompanied with the above photo, shows a young Becci Chute with her...

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    Richard Branson Confirms Virgin Atlantic Seeks Merger Partner

    Richard Branson has confirmed that Virgin Atlantic is seeking a merger partner, ending months of speculation. Deutsche Bank were appointed earlier this year by Branson to assess options for the 51 per cent stake his Virgin Group holds in the airline.