Virgin Atlantic Launches Gate-to-Gate Inflight Entertainment

Today we’ve announced that passengers will be able to turn on their inflight entertainment system prior to take-off, and leave it on during landing. This new service which is available on our video on-demand inflight entertainment system will offer passengers an additional 2 hours of … Continue reading

Virgin Atlantic Launches World’s First-Ever Glass-Bottomed Plane

  As you may have seen in the national press, after nearly 30 years of providing the ultimate long-haul flying experience, Virgin Atlantic and our founder Richard Branson are once again flying in the face of ordinary by announcing the creation of a world first … Continue reading
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Virgin Atlantic Takes Fine Art to the Skies

In a world first, Virgin Atlantic has launched a commercial art gallery at 35,000ft, offering Upper Class passengers flying between London and New York the opportunity to view, and purchase, a series of one-of-a-kind paintings by renowned British artist Ben Eine, all from the comfort … Continue reading

Virgin Atlantic Introduces New Improved TravelChair

Virgin Atlantic is the first airline to purchase the new, improved TravelChair from the children’s charity MERU. The new TravelChair which will be delivered later this month has been specially designed to provide postural support for disabled children during air travel. It can accommodate children … Continue reading

Virgin Atlantic Launches New Amenity Kits On Board

After six months of research and design we have today revealed our new-look amenity kits, which are going on board aircraft this month.   Upper Class The new Upper Class cabin amenity kit is made from rPET, a sustainable material made from crushed plastic bottles. The … Continue reading

Sussex Cupcakes Win Virgin Atlantic Contract

  A family run Sussex-based cupcake company are flying high after securing a lucrative contract to provide cupcakes for Virgin Atlantic’s on-board meal service. We have signed a supplier contract with Indulgence Cupcake Company – a mother, father and son outfit started just three years ago – which … Continue reading

Virgin Atlantic Launches ‘Little Richard’ Ice Cubes

We’re giving our Upper Class passengers the chance to cool their in-flight drinks in the most innovative way possible this spring – with the launch of our ‘Little Richard’ ice cubes. The bespoke ice cubes, which will be served on board one of the first … Continue reading

Introducing Our Best Ever Upper Class Meal Service

On 1 March, Virgin Atlantic will start serving a brand new Upper Class meal experience, the result of two years extensive research, design and on board trialling. At the heart of everything we’ve been doing was the desire to create something that was always in … Continue reading