Virgin Australia today announced that it would be putting on
additional services to meet demand due to the cancellations of Qantas services because
of industrial action.
In total Virgin Australia has announced an additional 64
domestic services over the next two weeks, totaling around 9000 extra seats.
Additional services will be available between 31 October and
13 November 2011 with the commitment that the airline will offer competitively
The airline will continue to review demand and provide more
updates on capacity as necessary.
Today’s announcement follows Virgin Australia’s confirmation
last week that it was providing 3,000 additional seats per week up to 30