Following a 3-month hiatus, Virgin Atlantic will be welcoming shoppers again onboard this night with the first passenger flight departing London Heathrow to Hong Kong.

To assure the overall health and protection of shoppers and crew, Virgin Atlantic is employing added measures to supply peace of brain in the airport and when having to the skies.

These involve increased and thorough cleaning practices at verify in, boarding gates and onboard which include the use of electrostatic spraying of substantial-quality disinfectant in all cabins and lavatories ahead of every flight, ensuring no floor is remaining untouched.

Protected distancing will also be adhered to wherever attainable, and mask wearing will be essential throughout the journey.

All shoppers will be provided with a personal Overall health Pack for their overall health and protection, which will comprise 3 health-related quality experience masks to be worn onboard, floor wipes and hand gel.

Clients will be given added place onboard, some seats will not be readily available, and they will be marked with unique pillows.

Corneel Koster, chief purchaser officer for Virgin Atlantic, commented: “We will often assure that overall health and protection keep on being our selection one particular precedence, when holding our signature Virgin spirit and I am happy of all our groups who have been performing tirelessly to employ new measures and evolve our purchaser expertise.

“We are wanting ahead to welcoming shoppers again onboard, having them to the skies securely and in true Virgin Atlantic fashion.”

He included: “The overall health and wellbeing of our shoppers and crew is at the centre of all our operations and that consists of social distancing at the airport and onboard wherever attainable, meticulous cleaning of the plane and specific Overall health Packs for all shoppers, containing health-related quality experience masks, hand sanitizer and floor wipes.”

As journey restrictions about the entire world begin to rest and purchaser demand will increase, Virgin Atlantic will increase a lot more routes again into its community. Hong Kong, New York JFK and Los Angeles will be amongst the first locations to restart with more routes included throughout August, September and Oct.