Articles tagged “branson”

Tourism

Branson Tragedy Highlights Deadly History of Tourist Duck Boats

Branson Tragedy Highlights Deadly History of Tourist Duck Boats

Airlines

Branson Coy About Return to U.S. Airline Market After Dispute With Alaska Air

If Branson opts to return to the U.S. airline market now that Virgin America is in the hands of Alaska Air, he will have to deal with some of the same roadblocks he did the last time -- being barred from majority ownership.

Branson Coy About Return to U.S. Airline Market After Dispute With Alaska Air

Airlines

Richard Branson Arrives in Detroit on Virgin Atlantic’s Inaugural Flight

It's a big show of support of Detroit, as well as Virgin Atlantic's continued growth in the U.S., post Delta's investment.

Richard Branson Arrives in Detroit on Virgin Atlantic’s Inaugural Flight

Cruises

Virgin Cruises Hit With $300 Million Lawsuit For Stealing Idea From Norwegian’s Ex-CEO

Cruising isn't something that the newbie can get into without extensive help. It's unlikely Virgin could do anything here without Veitch. While his $300M+ payday wasn't guaranteed before, he may walk away with something similar if the court sees things his way.

Virgin Cruises Hit With $300 Million Lawsuit For Stealing Idea From Norwegian’s Ex-CEO

Rail

Virgin Trains Beats Rivals to Win Lucrative Contract on London-Edinburgh Route

Privatization of UK rail lines has played out well for companies like Virgin, but it has yet to deliver value to the people riding the trains.

Virgin Trains Beats Rivals to Win Lucrative Contract on London-Edinburgh Route

Airlines

Virgin’s Richard Branson Writes Saucy Love Letter to Dallas Love Field

Branson may be a thorn in Southwest's side, but he's a charming one.

Virgin’s Richard Branson Writes Saucy Love Letter to Dallas Love Field

Hotels

Dorchester Hotels Is Coming Out Swinging Against Its Critics

Cowdray is right to point out the complexity of global corporations and other shady investments, but that doesn't mean people are misguided by making connections between bad laws in one part of the world and economic decisions they make at home.

Dorchester Hotels Is Coming Out Swinging Against Its Critics

Tourism

Documentary Film Investigates Branson, Missouri Beyond the Stereotypes

This is a portrayal of Branson, Missouri that you've never seen, and Missouri tourism officials are worried about how the destination will be portrayed in the documentary. Still, the filmmakers caution that those who rule out a future for Branson may be proven wrong. We'll see.

Documentary Film Investigates Branson, Missouri Beyond the Stereotypes

Tourism

Virgin Galactic’s Inaugural Flight Will Be Aired Live on NBC News Next Year

Virgin Galactic’s Inaugural Flight Will Be Aired Live on NBC News Next Year

Airlines

Virgin’s Richard Branson Addresses Tax Tourism, Government Warnings, More

Branson may have little day-to-day influence over his Virgin brands, but what he says about tourism can move the needle like few others.

Virgin’s Richard Branson Addresses Tax Tourism, Government Warnings, More