Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Operates California – Stockholm Charter.

June 14, 2017

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP operated a Los Angeles – San Francisco – Stockholm Arlanda charter this afternoon as VS9974.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Positioning Flight.

June 2, 2017

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP positioned Stockholm Arlanda – Glasgow as VS971P this morning in order to operate VS71 Glasgow – Orlando.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Positions for Detroit – Stockholm Charter.

May 31, 2017

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP positioned Rickenbacker International, Columbus, Ohio – Detroit as VS9970 late this afternoon in order to operate a Detroit – Stockholm Arlanda charter, also as VS9970.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Positions to Columbus, Ohio.

May 30, 2017

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP positioned London Gatwick – Rickenbacker International, Columbus, Ohio this afternoon as VS970P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP VS65 London Gatwick Lightning Return.

March 22, 2017

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP operating VS65 London Gatwick – Montego Bay stopped the climb at 12,000ft early this afternoon following a lightning strike, headed off the south coast to dump fuel then returned to London Gatwick for a safe landing.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Returns from Xiamen Maintenance.

December 17, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP, which has been under maintenance at Xiamen since 28th November, positioned Xiamen – London Gatwick this morning as VS820P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Positions to Xiamen Maintenance.

November 27, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP positioned London Gatwick – Xiamen for maintenance this afternoon as VS819P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Returns from Las Vegas.

November 10, 2016

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 departed Las Vegas early this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed VS44 Las Vegas – London Gatwickas VS44A.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Las Vegas Technical Issue.

November 9, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP operated VS43 London Gatwick – Las Vegas this morning, however the return VS44 was delayed overnight after boarding due to a technical issue involving the air conditioning packs. Passengers have been accommodated overnight.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Operates Las Vegas Extra.

October 19, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP operated an additional London Gatwick – Las Vegas rotation late this morning as VS951/VS952.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Operates Las Vegas Extra.

September 14, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP operated an additional London Gatwick – Las Vegas rotation early this afternoon as VS951/VS952.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Operates Las Vegas Extra.

September 12, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP operated an additional London Gatwick – Las Vegas rotation early this afternoon as VS951/VS952.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP VS75 Miami Diversion.

August 4, 2016

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP operating VS75 Manchester – Orlando diverted via Miami this evening due to weather at Orlando.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Positioning Flight.

November 1, 2015

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP positioned Manchester – London Gatwick this morning as VS76P this morning after arriving as VS76 from Orlando.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Returns from Las Vegas.

July 16, 2015

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP departed Las Vegas this evening operating yesterday’s delayed VS44 Las Vegas – London Gatwick as VS44A.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Las Vegas Technical Issue.

July 15, 2015

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP operated VS43 London Gatwick – Las Vegas today, however the return VS44 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Positioning Flight.

May 31, 2015

Virgin Atlantic B747-443 G-VLIP positioned Glasgow – London Gatwick this morning as VS72P after arriving as VS72 from Orlando.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Returns from Xiamen Maintenance.

December 19, 2014

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP, which has been under maintenance at Xiamen since 19th November, positioned Xiamen – London Gatwick this morning as VS820P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Positions to Xiamen Maintenance.

November 18, 2014

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP positioned London Gatwick – Xiamen for maintenance this morning as VS819P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Returns from Orlando.

September 7, 2014

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP departed Orlando this evening operating yesterday’s delayed VS16 Orlando – London Gatwick as VS16A.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Orlando Technical Issue.

September 6, 2014

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP operated VS15 London Gatwick – Orlando today, however the return VS16 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue with the aircraft.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Continues from Palm Beach International.

May 1, 2014

Following its diversion yesterday, Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP continued yesterday’s diverted VS15 London Gatwick – Orlando early this morning routing West Palm Beach – Orlando using VS15 as its callsign.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP VS15 Palm Beach International Diversion.

April 30, 2014

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP operating VS15 London Gatwick – Orlando diverted to Palm Beach International this afternoon due to weather at Orlando. The aircraft will overnight at Palm Beach International.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Cancun Rescue Mission.

January 29, 2014

Following the technical issue at Cancun yesterday, Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP positioned Manchester – Cancun this morning as VS93P in order to operate yesterday’s delayed VS94 Cancun – London Gatwick.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP VS66 Turbulence Injuries.

November 14, 2013

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP operating VS66 Montego Bay – London Gatwick (depart Montego Bay 13th November) encountered severe turbulence close to St Johns, Newfoundland causing injury to one flight crew member and three passengers. The aircraft continued to London Gatwick for a safe landing.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Returns from Cancun.

July 14, 2013

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP departed Cancun this afternoon operating a Cancun – London Gatwick charter on behalf of Flight Centre as VS9930.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Operates Cancun Charter.

July 12, 2013

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP operated a London Gatwick – Cancun charter this afternoon as VS9929 on behalf of Flight Centre.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP VS93 Cozumel Diversion.

June 1, 2013

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP operating VS93 London Gatwick – Cancun diverted to Cozumel this evening. The return VS94 is now showing a delay of 48 hours.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Operates Combined Las Vegas Service.

February 3, 2013

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP operated the combined VS943/VS944 London Gatwick – Manchester – Las Vegas rotation today.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Returns from Frankfurt Maintenance.

December 17, 2012

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP, which has been under maintenance at Frankfurt since 9th December, positioned Frankfurt – London Gatwick this afternoon as VS812P.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Positions to Frankfurt Maintenance.

December 9, 2012

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP positioned London Gatwick – Frankfurt for maintenance this afternoon as VS811P.
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B747-400 G-VLIP Positions to Manchester.

August 20, 2012

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP positioned London Gatwick – Manchester this morning as VS75P then took up service as VS75 Manchester – Orlando.
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B747-400 G-VLIP Returns from Hong Kong Reconfiguration.

August 10, 2012

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP, which departed for reconfiguration in Hong Kong on July 10th, departed Hong Kong this afternoon positioning to London Gatwick as VS812P. The aircraft becomes the third to feature the 14J/66W/375Y configuration.
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B747-400 G-VLIP Departs for Hong Kong Reconfiguration.

July 10, 2012

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP positioned London Gatwick – Hong Kong as VS811P this evening where it will become the third aircraft to undergo cabin refurbishments and reconfiguration to the 14J/66W/375Y layout.
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Virgin Atlantic B747-400 G-VLIP Operates Glasgow – Orlando.

May 5, 2012

Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP positioned London Gatwick – Glasgow this morning as VS71P prior to operating today’s VS71 Glasgow – Orlando service. This is the first Boeing 747-400 operated VS71 this year.
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G-VLIP Returns to Service.

April 11, 2012

Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP returned to service following yesterday’s technical issue operating today’s scheduled VS73 Manchester – Orlando. This means there were three Manchester – Orlando flights today: Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP as VS73 Airbus A330-300 G-VSXY as VS75 Airbus A330-300 G-VKSS as VS73A. This was yesterday’s VS73 delayed by the G-VLIP technical issue.
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G-VLIP Manchester Technical Issue.

April 10, 2012

Boeing 747-443 G-VLIP arrived into Manchester this morning as VS86 from Bridgetown Barbados however it’s next scheduled flight as VS73 Manchester – Orlando has been delayed overnight indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.
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B747-400 G-VGAL Operates Delayed Las Vegas Service.

August 28, 2012

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL operated yesterday’s delayed VS43/VS44 London Gatwick – Las Vegas rotation this morning as VS43A/VS44A. Today’s scheduled rotation on the route was operated by sister G-VLIP.
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Gatwick Inbounds Divert to Stansted.

January 3, 2012

High winds at London Gatwick caused  two inbound flights to divert via London Stansted this morning, each having had two attempts to land at London Gatwick. The affected flights were VS16 Orlando – London Gatwick operated by Boeing 747-443 G-VGAL and VS44 Las Vegas – London Gatwick operated by sister G-VLIP.
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