Here's how Richard Branson started his Virgin Atlantic airline
Updated : March 25, 2019 12:23 PM IST
In coming years, Virgin Records became the world’s largest independent record label and many entrepreneurship counsellors would have told Branson that it is better to stick to one company than venturing into other sectors.
The young entrepreneur in him knew that he could do better than the rest and decided to buy a second-hand plane from Boeing, a 747. Over the years, Branson made sure that the airline defined a certain standard of hospitality delivered to its customers.