Virgin Atlantic lowers fuel surcharges
The charges will be cut by up to £35 per sector (one-way flight) depending on the destination and class of cabin. Economy passengers will pay £15 less on shorter sectors and £30 less on longer sectors; Premium Economy passengers will pay £20 less on shorter sectors and £29.50 less on longer sectors; Upper Class passengers will pay £20 less on shorter sectors and £35 less on longer sectors.
The new fuel charges will be:
Premium Economy £63
Upper Class £78
Premium Economy £85
Upper Class £98
Longer sectors are London to Los Angeles, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Beijing Tokyo, Shanghai, Sydney, Mauritius, Johannesburg, Cape Town, and Hong Kong.