A Virgin Atlantic A330 at London Heathrow (Photo: AirlineGeeks

Opinion: Should Virgin Atlantic Re-Enter the Domestic U.K. Market?

Virgin Atlantic revealed this week that they would be interested in looking into the U.K. domestic market again should the slot system be reorganized after London Heathrow airport’s coming expansion. Virgin Atlantic says that a new system would “enable the creation of a second flag carrier” as it hopes it would help to increase choice for customers. According to a Virgin Atlantic press release, IAG, who owns British Airways, Iberia and Aer Lingus, currently dominates Heathrow Airport by controlling more…