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About Virgin America Airlines

Founded in the year 2004 Virgin America, Inc. is a U.S.-based low-fare, high-quality service providing air carrier that first commenced its operations on August 8, 2007. The airline has two major hubs, San Francisco International Airport and Los Angeles International Airport, and would be adding in the third in the form of Dallas Love Field Airport to the list rather soon as well. 21 destinations spread across metropolitan cities of Eastern & West Coast seaboards. Though originally a brainchild of a British entrepreneur, as per the U.S. law, the company is majorly owned by VAI partners (75%), while Virgin Group holds the remaining 25% of the airline shares.

Virgin America airline operates as a separate entity from all other companies that too work under the Virgin brand name. It is also one of the few airlines that offer dual-class service on all flights. It also ensures that not only its first class passengers but also those who travel in economy are served in the most pleasant way, which it does by offering them several benefits that are usually not available with other airlines.

Advantage Virgin America Airlines

To understand more about the exciting facilities that the airline offers you take a look at just about everything that it has on offer for you when you travel on Virgin America:

Select Main Cabin Perks:

With the option to customize what you would need while aboard as you check it, the airline offers you some of the best choices that you may have never even thought of before. Select your complimentary food, drink, free entertainment, and much more as you check-in. Loads of other options will also become visible to you as you fly along!

Main Cabin Amenities:

Experience the innovative style of our mood-lit cabins, seat-back entertainment system, custom leather seats and more. Use our entertainment system to order on-remand food, drinks, music, movies, live TV and more right at your fingertips.

Fly First Class:

This 8-seat cabin is equipped with plush white leather seats and lets you have access to unlimited complimentary food, drinks and the option to check two bags at no additional charge at all.

Surf as you fly:

Virgin America is also regarded as the first air carrier to offer Wi-Fi services while in air. This is a paid add-on, and makes you feel connected to your emails and dear ones all the time with ease.


Virgin America Airlines Other Benefits

Pre-flight Web Check-In:

The airline offers web check-in facility for all of its passengers who can do so about 1-24 hours prior to their scheduled departure. While you check it, you can also change your seat as per your convenience and preference provided your desired seat is has not been selected by anyone else till then.

Baggage Policy

If you are traveling in the air carrier's main cabin you will not be provided with free checked baggage allowance and are only allowed a sized baggage such as laptop bag or purse inside the cabin only. For every checked baggage and for another 9 such bags you will be asked to shell out $25 per unit. Over that you may be asked for about $50-$100, depending upon the baggage weight. Dimensions for all permitted bags must also not exceed 80 inches.