A little over a month ago an offer came out promising up to 90,000 miles for the Virgin Atlantic co-brand credit card. Now, these are Virgin Atlantic miles which aren’t the most valuable. And the offer required a whole bunch of spend. Show More Summary
WHEN Virgin Atlantic Airways announced the launch of its domestic British feeder airline, Little Red, in late 2012, Gulliver was among the rabble of aviation hacks scratching his head and wondering what on earth Sir Richard Branson, the airline’s founder, was up to. Show More Summary
Google Glass is still a rare sight in the UK, but it's proving popular amongst brands and businesses, especially when customer service is involved. Virgin Atlantic previously used the headset to welcome passengers to Heathrow, but only now is it...
With her maiden flight just a few short weeks away, the newest 787—and the first for Virgin Atlantic—is all set to take to the skies. And to honor this momentous machine, Virgin has just released this stunning time lapse video of its construction. Read more...
For a long time, Singapore Airlines owned a 49% stake of Virgin Atlantic. While Virgin Atlantic never has been part of one of the "big three" alliances, they did have a pretty close partnership with Singapore Airlines for a long time. Ultimately...Show More Summary
A couple of weeks ago Virgin Atlantic announced some pretty major operational changes, which mostly involved them adding routes to the US and eliminating routes to destinations in the East (including discontinuing service to Mumbai and...Show More Summary
Virgin Atlantic customers could get in-flight WiFi with speeds of up to 70 Mbps thanks to a new deal. The airline has partnered with Gogo, a firm that already provides in-flight Internet access. At the moment the speeds top out at just under 10 Mbps, but it’s recently announced a new system called 2Ku that […]
WiFi availability has become pretty common for most domestic flights, but still has a lot of room to grow in the international realm. It's a great option for those who need to work, or don't have enough legroom to actually get comfortable enough for some quality shut-eye. Read more...
Virgin Atlantic will become the first European carrier to retrofit its entire fleet with Gogo connectivity -- and, thankfully for the passengers, it will use Gogo's satellite-based 2Ku system.
Their "uncomfortable" designer uniforms are causing injuries - Racked These are the Vera Bradley bags you never saw coming - HuffPost Style If you're a fashion girl, you'll be rocking out to this artist soon - The Cut There's never been...Show More Summary
Suffering for fashion at 6,000 feet: Westwood's sleek red uniforms are inflicting injury and blisters on Virgin's cabin crew. In July, punk rock fashion icon Vivienne Westwood debuted a line of '40s-inspired blood-red uniforms for Virgin Atlantic's crew. Show More Summary
News and notes from around the interweb: Google rolling out new hotel price discounting approach. It’s all a part of how Google could become your new travel agent. (HT: kalboz on Milepoint) Up to 15,000 Virgin Atlantic miles for Hilton stays An Air Europa Airbus A330 flew through a hail storm. Show More Summary
Sometimes it?s hard to stay on top of all the new route announcements that come our way, so we?ve complied a little bit of a rundown below. As long as you can afford the fares, this should definitely help add to your passport stamp collection. Show More Summary
Virgin Atlantic's Flying Club program is offering 25% off many economy and premium economy award tickets. They have a chart with all of the markets that are included, which are a vast majority of the destinations they serve. The good...Show More Summary
Virgin Atlantic a 25% off award seat sale discounting economy and premium economy redemptions. This is a sample of available cities and roundtrip prices, though the sale applies to nearly all routes. Open jaws are permitted as long as...Show More Summary
Vivienne Westwood has every reason to celebrate this month, as it's more than just time to show her next collections during Fashion Month but it's also the time when thousands of Virgin Atlantic staff begin wearing her designs for their new uniform. Show More Summary
Virgin Atlantic Clubhouses are among my favorite business class lounges in the world, and even on par with many of the better first class lounges on there. They're actively fun places to hang out. As much as I love the Lufthansa First...Show More Summary
I'm not a huge fan of the Virgin "brand" as such, but I do love Virgin Atlantic. While their hard product is only okay, I love just about every aspect of their experience. Their Clubhouse Lounges are probably my favorite business class...Show More Summary
PointCentric uncovered a 90,000 mile signup bonus for the Virgin Atlantic co-brand credit card. They used to offer the card as an American Express (one of those oddball American Express cards not issued by American Express). Now it’s a MasterCard. Show More Summary
I've written in the past about the Virgin Atlantic MasterCard. It's not the most lucrative credit card out there given that I don't find it to be very rewarding for everyday spend, and I don't find their Flying Club miles to be all that...Show More Summary