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OFFERS: Last chance at improved Virgin status match & Get 15,000 Virgin points with a current account

Last chance at improved Virgin status match Virgin Atlantic’s Flying Club has announced further enhancements to its British Airways status match programme, which offers frequent flyer benefits to those British Airways Executive Club members who book, or have already booked a flight with the airline.   In a bid to provide…


NEWS: Australia proposes “vaccine or quarantine”, Iberia gift cards with 25% off & Chose your Virgin status match date

Australia proposes “vaccine or quarantine” There has been conflicting news about when Australia reopen their borders but the earliest that it is likely to be is autumn 2021 when they have vaccinated the majority of their population. It has been widely expected that a vaccination will be needed to enter…


Virgin Flying Club & Virgin Red launch – rewards from unique experiences to sausage rolls + 500 free points

In a boost for Virgin Atlantic’s Flying Club, from today, members in the UK can sign up to Virgin Red, Virgin’s new rewards club. From 8 February 2021, anyone aged 18 or over and with a UK address can join Virgin Red. Through the Virgin Red app and website www.virgin.com/virgin-red,…



NEWS: Virgin Atlantic strengthens balance sheets & Free 2,000 Virgin Atlantic points + how to earn from home

Virgin manages to strengthen balance sheets Although Virgin has managed to survive, with the current situation in the pandemic, it still has a battle ahead to stay viable like most airlines. Virgin Atlantic has announced the completion of financing transactions relating to two Boeing 787 aircraft, further strengthening its balance…



OFFERS: Virgin Atlantic 50% bonus on earning miles/points AND tier points

Virgin Atlantic is boosting the number of Virgin Points and Tier Points its Flying Club members can earn. For a limited time only, those making new bookings will get 50% more Virgin Points, allowing members to unlock further reward flights, cabin upgrades, and partner benefits.  Once the Virgin Red app…


NEWS: UK to finally introduce testing international flights, Qatar blockade is finally over & BA forcing refunds & Virgin’s refund policy

U.K. to finally introduce testing for international flights In yet another bid to be ahead of the curve and have world-beating travel safety, the UK government has said that they are planning to announce testing for entry to the UK. It also could apply to departures as the details are…


NEWS: Is BA’s new refund policy shooting themselves in the foot? Barbados outbreak & changes & Virgin devaluation for some Delta flights

Is BA’s new refund policy shooting themselves in the foot? I wrote in this article how the CAA/CMA are investigating airlines that refuse to give refunds when passengers can’t legally travel such as Tier 4 (note: but not if it is legal but against guidance). British Airways has traditionally offered…