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Transatlantic flight makes emergency landing after smoke noticed on board

5 days ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

A Transatlantic flight had to opt for an emergency landing at Shannon Airport this morning after the crew had reported that they had observed on board.
The aircraft of this airliner,Virgin Atlantic, VS-504 had been travelling from Orlando in Florida in the United States to Gatwick Airport in England at that time. The Airbus A330-300 jet was about an hour west of Ireland when the crew declared a mayday and requested permission to divert to Shannon.
In the meantime, authorities at Shannon implemented an emergency plan which involved alerting the local authority fire service, HSE and...
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Virgin Atlantic launches ‘Freedom Sale', offers 30% off on flight tickets

Virgin Atlantic launches ‘Freedom Sale', offers 30% off on flight tickets

5 days ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Virgin Atlantic has introduced ‘Freedom Sale' to celebrate India's 72 nd Independence Day and this sale has commenced on August 8 and conclude on August 10.
The airline mentioned in a statement that Customers planning a trip to the UK or US can enjoy a discount of 30% on one way and return flights in Economy and Upper Class.
Customers already travelling with Virgin Atlantic this Independence Day are also in for a sweet treat. The airline will be offering all its passengers tricolor bakes. The ground staff will also welcome the passengers in traditional dresses and tricolor stoles marking...
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