EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Virgin Atlantic

Virgin Atlantic

Geographic Location

Country: World


Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
51 - Air transport
Number Employed: 6700
Group: Virgin

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 25-03-2004
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 1400

Additional Information

Virgin Atlantic will hire 1,400 people next year. After recording benefits last year, management thinks the 11-September crisis is over and that 2005 will see an increase in passenger volume.