Delta Air Lines Inc. is buying almost half of British airline Virgin Atlantic for $360 million as it aims to boost its share of the lucrative New York-to-London market.
Delta says it will form a joint venture with Virgin Atlantic, where the two airlines would share money from the... more »
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. - Billionaire adventurer Richard Branson says he plans to travel to the deepest parts of the world's oceans in a single-person submarine.
He announced in Newport Beach Tuesday that he and fellow explorer Chris Welsh plan to make five dives over the next two years.... more »
Customs officials deny threatening to arrest passengers of a Virgin Atlantic flight if they were unloaded in Connecticut on Tuesday night.
The pilot of the London-to-Newark, N.J. flight that was diverted in bad weather said he asked permission to let passengers leave the plane. But the airline says a... more »