Virgin Atlantic plans W18 all-747 service at Manchester as of 28MAY18

Virgin Atlantic in the last few weeks further adjusted planned long-haul service from Manchester, for winter 2018/19 season. The latest adjustment now sees the airline exclusively operates 747-400 fleet between 28OCT18 and 30MAR19.

Manchester – Atlanta Planned reduction from 4 to 3 weekly remains unchanged. All service operated by 747-400, instead of 2 weekly A330-300 and 1 weekly 747-400
VS109 MAN1020 – 1445ATL 744 146
VS110 ATL1800 – 0700+1MAN 744 146

Manchester – New York JFK Planned reduction from 5 to 3 weekly remains unchanged. All service operated by 747-400, instead of 2 weekly A330-300 and 1 weekly 747-400
VS127 MAN1035 – 1315JFK 744 357
VS128 JFK1930 – 0700+1MAN 744 357

The airline’s other long-haul service, Manchester – Bridgetown (Barbados) and Manchester – Orlando, is also scheduled with 747-400 operation in winter season. Additional changes remain likely.