Virgin Atlantic said it plans to recruit 1,500 staff over the next 18 months to support its expansion plans. About 1,000 are new positions and the remainder are a result of the natural turnover of staff, the airline said in a statement. Virgin Atlantic currently employs approximately 8,500 staff worldwide. Separately, the carrier launched services to Cuba and the Bahamas yesterday and intends to increase frequencies on its flights to Shanghai, Las Vegas, Orlando and Port Harcourt this ...

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