Virgin Australia

Virgin Australia tempts travelers with ultra-luxurious lounge

Virgin Australia launched its ultra-luxurious lounge at Adelaide Airport....


Australian couple holds wedding on Virgin Australia flight [Video]

Virgin Australia has played host to the airline’s first-ever wedding in the sky for a couple from Melbourne.  ...


Qantas, Virgin Australia and Rex in airfare battle to lure travelers

In the airfare battle among Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia and Rex Airlines, customers might be the ultimate winners....


Virgin Australia changes Boeing 737 MAX order

Virgin Australia decided to make changes to its previous Boeing 737 MAX order....


Bain Capital steps further into takeover of Virgin Australia

Bain Capital, an American private investment firm, made a step further in the saga of Virgin Australia Airlines reorganization process. The Federal Court of Australia granted an application by administrators Deloitte to complete the airline’s takeover.  ...


Virgin Australia has $75 million unpaid dues, lessor claims

Aviation PLC (AVAP), a Singapore-based commercial passenger aircraft leasing company, made financial claims on its debtor Virgin Australia (VA). The lessor stated that a preliminary proof of debt claim against the airline amounts to almost $75 million which includes outstanding lease liabilities and compensation for unpaid end-of-lease return maintenance services....


Virgin Australia hires first female CEO, ex-boss of JetStar

Virgin Australia Group, the parent company of Virgin Australia Airlines, confirmed the resignation of its chief executive Paul Scurrah. The group announced that the new CEO of the struggling airline would become Jayne Hrdlicka, a former boss of budget airline JetStar....


Reports suggest fate of Virgin Australia CEO hangs in balance

Virgin Australia chief executive Paul Scurrah can be replaced in the nearest future due to disagreements with airline’s owner Bain Capital, reports suggest....


Rex to expand, take on Qantas and Virgin Australia directly

Australian regional airline Rex announced a plan to launch domestic major city jet operations on March 1, 2021. This marks significant expansion into the realm previously dominated by Australia’s ailing major airlines, Qantas Airways and Virgin Australia....


The last goodbye: Tiger Airways shuts down

Tiger Airways Australia has officially shut down after parent company Virgin Australia’s new owner Bain Capital decided to cease the brand....