virgin freight flight

Virgin Atlantic has published a blog about using its aircraft for the first time as a cargo-only aircraft. Noting that “out of crisis, innovation is born”, perhaps the most noteworthy point was made by head of cargo, Dominic Kennedy. “I must say, standing out on the ramp at an eerily quiet Heathrow today really brought home to me the scale of what’s happening here – and added to my feeling of immense pride as I watched our inaugural cargo-only charter get airborne, knowing the aircraft would have otherwise been sat on the ground if not for the herculean effort by our cargo team in making this happen, especially at such short notice and in these challenging times.”

You can read the blog here.


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