Virgin gets zen about flying
VIRGIN Australia yesterday hosted a meditation flight in partnership with Australian wellbeing app, Smiling Mind.
The zen flight departed Sydney with 65 special guests on board including Virgin’s high profile Founder Richard Branson.
“We want to encourage more pax to use their time flying with Virgin Australia to exercise their mind through meditations in the in-flight entertainment system,” Branson said.
“What better way to make this known than by holding the world’s first dedicated meditation flight,” he added.
All guests were treated to a hot towel and hand massages from the smoothfm angels, before Smiling Mind led a guided meditation at 30,000 feet.
VA also announced that from early next year the airline will offer anxiety counselling services before and on flights.
A chilled Branson is pictured.