Virgin Atlantic will probably be launching the primary flight from Europe to St Vincent, with new providers to the Caribbean island departing from London Heathrow.
The twice-weekly service will launch in June and can function on an A330-300 plane.
The brand new service goals to seize the fast-growing demand to go to and reconnect with household and family members in addition to sunseekers seeking to discover an untouched nook of the Caribbean.
With abandoned white sand seashores, St Vincent gives the quintessential Caribbean getaway.
The island additionally serves because the gateway to the Grenadines, a set of 32 islands and cays stuffed with yacht-filled harbours, stylish personal isles, coral reefs and dramatic volcanic landscapes providing the proper escape for these searching for a luxurious break, eco journey, scuba diving or crusing voyage.
Juha Jarvinen, chief industrial officer at Virgin Atlantic, commented: “We’re delighted to launch the primary flight from Europe to St Vincent and the Grenadines with our new twice weekly service deliberate to launch from June 2021.
“St Vincent and the Grenadines in addition to the Caribbean area as an entire, characterize an especially thrilling alternative for us. With many islands implementing rigorous Covid-19 protocols together with testing earlier than arrival and a brief quarantine interval for guests, the islands are open for tourism and are a haven for travellers searching for solar.
“We’re at the moment flying to Barbados, Antigua, Jamaica and Grenada and count on to restart Tobago within the upcoming months. We stay up for launching this new service to St Vincent subsequent yr, welcoming prospects onboard heading off on vacation or travelling to go to their family members.”
Virgin Atlantic restarted passenger flying on July 20th after a three-month hiatus because of the Covid-19 pandemic and is at the moment working to 15 locations from London Heathrow.
Glen Beache, chief govt, St Vincent and the Grenadines Tourism Authority, commented: “The federal government and other people of St. Vincent and the Grenadines are extraordinarily happy to welcome Virgin Atlantic to our shores.
“It is just becoming that probably the most numerous vacation spot within the Caribbean works with top-of-the-line airways in Europe.
“This partnership is not going to solely change the best way through which potential guests have a look at us, however it should additionally play a giant position within the variety of occasions the diaspora visits their residence yearly.
“The arrival of Virgin Atlantic can have a constructive and lasting impact on the product that’s St Vincent and the Grenadines.”