Virgin Digital is created to offer downloads and a subscription music service in the US.

The Virgin Blue group’s Pacific Blue takes its first flight between Christchurch and Brisbane.

Virgin Atlantic launches Hong Kong to Sydney

Virgin Atlantic launches the Hong Kong to Sydney route route. 

Virgin Active launches its first clubs in Italy.

A new incarnation of Virgin Games is born with Virgin Casino and Virgin Poker available online in the UK.

Virgin Galactic – the first commercial space tourism company – is launched. 

Richard Branson launches Virgin Unite

Virgin Unite, Virgin’s non-profit foundation, is established.