Virgin Atlantic boosts India cargo capacity

Daily flights from Mumbai to London with same day connections to the US


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Virgin Atlantic will begins daily passenger and cargo flights between London Heathrow and Mumbai from October 29. The flights will provide same day trade connections with the US. According to John Lloyd, director of cargo at Virgin Atlantic, the carrier was “seeing a high level of interest for transhipment traffic over London to our destinations in the US” from Mumbai. Fast transfers in London mean that goods leaving Mumbai on Virgin Atlantic’s daily flights arrive the same day in New York JFK, Los Angeles and Newark.