Virgin Atlantic Airways - Vital Statistics by qym17251


									Virgin Atlantic Airways – Vital Statistics

Founded:            22 June 1984

Ownership           51% Virgin Group
                    49% Singapore Airlines

Routes              27 long haul routes worldwide

Employees           8900

Fleet               34 aircraft

Turnover y/e 2006   £1912m

Profits y/e 2006    £41.6m

Total passenger no. Over 50m

Annual passenger no. 4.6m (calendar year 2005)

Number of cabin crew Over 4000

Number of pilots    Over 700

Senior Team         Chairman - Sir Richard Branson
                    Chief Executive – Steve Ridgway
                    Chief Operating Officer – Lyell Strambi
                    Chief Financial Officer – Julie southern

Loyalty Programme   Flying Club

Average Fleet Age   5 years and 7 months

Codeshare partners Singapore Airlines
                    Continental Airlines
                    Bmi British Midland
                    South African Airways
                    Virgin Blue
                    Air China
                    America West

Upper Class Suite   79.5” long bed – longest bed in business class

Premium Economy     38” seat pitch

Economy             31” seat pitch

Virgin Nigeria      49% owned by Virgin Atlantic

Onboard entertainment Over 300 hours of video and audio on demand

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