Virgin Atlantic 2015 Network Changes

Virgin Atlantic today (03SEP14) announced its planned network changes in 2015, which includes cancellations of 4 routes. Affected routes and effective dates (from LHR) as follow.

eff 12OCT14 London Heathrow – Vancouver VS will no longer operate this Summer seasonal service from S15
eff 01FEB15 London Heathrow – Mumbai
eff 01FEB15 London Heathrow – Tokyo Narita
eff 27APR15 London Heathrow – Cape Town VS will no longer operate this seasonal service from NW15

As part of strengthening its joint-venture operation with DELTA, Virgin Atlantic proposes following changes (frequency listed below operated by VS, excluding those operated by DL):
London Heathrow – Atlanta 2nd daily service during Summer season
London Heathrow – Detroit NEW daily service
London Heathrow – Los Angeles 2nd daily service resumption
London Heathrow – Miami 2nd daily service during Winter season
London Heathrow – Newark 1 of 2 daily service to be operated by DELTA Aircraft
London Heathrow – New York JFK NEW 5th daily service
London Heathrow – San Francisco Additional 5 weekly service during Summer season (overall to increase to 12 weekly)
Manchester – Atlanta 1 daily service, replacing current DELTA operation

All changes listed above will be gradually reflected in the GDS in the next few days or weeks.