Virgin Atlantic will resume its London Heathrow to Johannesburg and Cape City routes on October 18 and December 10 respectively.
The airline initially plans to renew 4 flights per week between Johannesburg and Heathrow. By the tip of the yr the airline hopes to function each day flights between the 2 locations.
The Cape City flight particulars are but to be introduced. On Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays the airline will fly from London to Johannesburg with return flights on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
‘We’re delighted to renew our passenger providers to this stunning nation. We all know lots of our prospects can be excited to reunite with family and friends and we’re trying ahead to welcoming them on board, taking to the skies safely in true Virgin Atlantic fashion,’ Virgin Atlantic Head of Center East, Africa and India, Liezl Gericke in line with Tourism Replace.
To assist prospects and supply extra peace of thoughts, Virgin Atlantic has launched Virgin Atlantic COVID-19 Cowl, which can apply to all current and new bookings, travelling from 24 August 2020 up till 31 March 2021.
Emergency medical prices, related bills comparable to transport and lodging and repatriation as much as £500,000 are included, in addition to prices if a buyer is denied boarding or held in quarantine.
The airline has included plenty of protocols to make sure the well being and security of their passengers and employees:
- Disinfecting the plane earlier than every flight,
- Utilizing hospital grade, registered disinfecting product, examined to be extremely efficient in opposition to viruses,
- Fogging (electrostatic spraying) of high-grade disinfectant in each cabin earlier than each flight,
- All air on board is filtered by extremely efficient Excessive Effectivity Particulate Air (HEPA) filters that take away mud, allergens, micro organism, viruses and different particles from cabin air (testing exhibits a removing effectivity of 99.999%), with vertical air move, refreshing cabin air fully each 2-Three minutes,
- Particular person Well being Packs are given to all prospects travelling for all prospects, containing medical grade face masks, hand sanitiser and floor wipes.
To see the flight costs or to ebook a flight, go to Virgin Atlantic’s web site right here.
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