I flew Virgin Atlantic from London to New York to see if Richard Branson’s airline is still one of the world’s best — here’s the verdict

I flew Virgin Atlantic from London to New York to see if Richard Branson’s airline is still one of the world’s best — here’s the verdict

Virgin Atlantic Airways is a survivor. For most of its 34-year history, the plucky British airline has been taking the fight to larger and more established rivals. Through it all, Virgin Atlantic has survived everything from the economic recession to an underhanded smear campaign by British Airways during the early 1990s. Even though several airlines…

US Navy resurrects Atlantic fleet

US Navy resurrects Atlantic fleet

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Second Fleet will be based at its former home – Norfolk, Virginia The US Navy has said it will re-establish its Second Fleet, as Russia becomes more assertive. Chief of Naval Operations Adm John Richardson said the fleet, disbanded in 2011, would oversee forces on the US East…