Virgin Atlantic CEO Steve Ridgway believes transatlantic demand is staying surprisingly strong, which should be reflected in the airline’s latest half-year financial report, scheduled for release today. While yields are “coming under pressure,” traffic is generally up, compared with last year, Ridgway told DAILY reporters yesterday. On the transatlantic routes, “the market seems to be holding up quite well,” Ridgway said. However, there is no guarantee this will continue, and demand ...


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