Articles Tagged ‘virgin’

Flight Attendant Fired After Placing Baby in Overhead Bin

Flight Attendant Fired After Placing Baby in Overhead Bin July 15, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
A game of hide-and-seek gone awry? If that’s the case, a flight attendant on a Virgin Blue flight from Fiji to Australia may have gotten carried away when he placed toddler, Riley, into an overhead bin and closed the latch. According to The Herald Sun, Virgin claims that Natalie Williamson’s...

Sir Richard Branson Looks to Expand Under the Sea

Sir Richard Branson Looks to Expand Under the Sea April 21, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
And you thought Google was trying to conquer the earth. Looks like they’ve got stiff competition with Sir Richard Branson. Clearly not contented with ruling the sky (and space), Virgin is taking to the sea for their latest adventures, according to Exec Digital. With what’s been dubbed as...

Virgin Atlantic Moves Toward In-Flight TV in Live Time

Virgin Atlantic Moves Toward In-Flight TV in Live Time July 29, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
Virgin Atlantic has been busy lately. First they paint Dita Von Teese on the side of one of their airplanes. Next they send out SpaceShipTwo on its first manned test-flight. And now, they are talking about getting live TV on their airplanes within the next four years (just in time for the next World...

SpaceShipTwo Completes Virgin Manned Test Flight

SpaceShipTwo Completes Virgin Manned Test Flight July 22, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
If you’re rich and you’ve always wanted to go to space, but lacked the proper flight, military, science, mathematical, and naval training to become an astronaut, you’re in luck. Virgin Galactic’s futuristic space ship, the VSS (Virgin Space Ship) Enterprise has successfully completed...

Dita Von Teese Painted on Side of Virgin Atlantic Plane

Dita Von Teese Painted on Side of Virgin Atlantic Plane June 22, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
37 year-old Heather Renee Sweet, better known as burlesque star Dita Von Teese, was born the second of three girls in the humble Michigan town of Rochester to an average American working-class family. She began her rise to fame around age eighteen, when her career as a glamour model and burlesque performer...