Richard Branson sends message to Virgin Australia staff after airline goes into administration

Virgin Australia has gone into voluntary administration after failing to secure a government bailout due to impacts of the coronavirus pandemic, the airline said.

Virgin Australia, which serviced domestic as well as short-haul international destinations, was founded in 2000 and was one of Australia’s main aviation providers.

Read more about Virgin Australia’s collapse: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2020/04/20/sir-richard-branson-has-no-cash-bank-pleads-taxpayer-support/?WT.mc_id=tmg_youtube_offsite_televideo-youtubevideo&utm_source=tmgoff&utm_medium=tmg_youtube&utm_content=offsite_televideo&utm_campaign=tmg_youtube_offsite_televideo-youtubevideo

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Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson is an English business magnate, adventurer, investor, author, and commercial astronaut. In the 1970s he founded the Virgin Group, which today controls more than 400 companies in various fields. Branson expressed his desire to become an entrepreneur at a young age.

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