Virgin Atlantic expands A350 New York service from late-Sep 2019

Virgin Atlantic over the weekend filed expanded Airbus A350-1000XWB service on London Heathrow – New York JFK route, as the airline schedules 2nd daily rotation with the A350 from 24SEP19. Planned A350-1000XWB service entry on 10SEP19 remains unchanged.

Planned schedule as follows.

Summer 2019 season
VS137 LHR1150 – 1450JFK 351 D 25SEP19 – 26OCT19
VS153 LHR1330 – 1625JFK 351 x4 10SEP19 – 24SEP19
VS045 LHR1430 – 1725JFK 351 x4 24SEP19 – 26OCT19

VS138 JFK1900 – 0720+1LHR 351 x4 10SEP19 – 25SEP19
VS138 JFK1900 – 0720+1LHR 351 D 26SEP19 – 25OCT19
VS154 JFK2030 – 0845+1LHR 351 x4 24SEP19 – 26OCT19

Winter 2019/20 season from 27OCT19 (schedule listed below 03NOV19 – 07MAR20. Selected period will see frequency reduction based on seasonal demand)
VS137 LHR1230 – 1520JFK 351 x2
VS009 LHR1555 – 1855JFK 351 D

VS138 JFK2100 – 0900+1LHR 351 x2
VS010 JFK2200 – 0950+1LHR 351 D

This update first appeared on Airlienroute's twitter account at 0150GMT 04AUG19.