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Virgin flies twice a week to San Juan

[ November 19, 2020   //   ]

Virgin Atlantic Cargo has launched a new cargo service from London Heathrow to San Juan, Puerto Rico, served twice weekly with a Boeing 787-9 aircraft. It will offer opportunities for companies looking to export and import goods such as pharmaceuticals, medical devices and electronic devices between prime markets in the UK and Europe and Puerto Rico. Managing director at Virgin Atlantic Cargo, Dominic Kennedy, said that while UK government restrictions on travel has hit passenger flying, it is set to fly over 800 sectors in November – nearly 60% of them cargo only.