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The Loft - Virgin America Lounge At LAX

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In December 2012 Virgin America opened up their very first airline lounge dubbed the Loft at LAX. The new lounge was built in the same space that Alaska Airlines used to have their Board Room in T3 at LAX, but the new club was redone in Virgin America style and the airline renovated the space to ...

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Virgin America Main Cabin Select SFO-SAN

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Often times when flying intra-California routes for work I am posed with the dilemma of either connecting via LAX on a legacy carrier or breaking my alliance to American (formerly Delta) and fly direct on either Southwest and sometimes Virgin. I will usually choose to connect when returning home, ...

Virgin America Introduces Total Temperature Control

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Virgin America & Nest has teamed up to offer frequent flyers the options to control the temperature around each seat! The new Virgin America’s IFE known as Red is here and it’s going to give passengers more choices than ever--now introducing Inflight temperature control! No ...

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Earn Double Virgin Points on Emirates Flights

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Virgin America Elevate frequent flyer program is the frequent flyer program that rewards you for spending more. The more money you spend, the more points you earn. Unlike traditional frequent flyer programs, Elevate is a revenue based program. However, this only holds true with flying Virgin ...

50% off Virgin America + Buy 1 get 1 Free Loft Passes

There is a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving and one thing I am thankful for is Virgin America's award winning service! After all, Virgin America makes flying fun again and constantly shakes up the travel industry by offering amazing deals and great in-flight experiences!

Today ...

Virgin America New In-flight Safety Dance & 20% Off Flights

Air New Zealand watch out! Virgin America has teamed up with what I'd call America's best dance crew and created what I would say is the most creative in-flight safety video of 2013. Buckle Up To Get Down, the Pop and Lock, or the #VXSafetyDance attempts to grab passengers attention ...

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Virgin America LOFT @ LAX: Review (+photos & plane-spotting)

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EDITORS NOTE: This is the second component to my trip report and experience flying Virgin America from Chicago to San Francisco, via LAX. Part one features a Trip Report reviewing/critiquing Virgin America's First Class Cabin service from Chicago to Los Angeles, and Main Cabin Select to ...

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American Express Membership Reward 40% Bonus on Transfers to Virgin America

For two weeks only, American Express is offering a 40% bonus for all membership reward point transfers to Virgin America. Normally points transfer at an abysmal ratio of 2:1, but from September 16 -30, points will transfer at a 2:1.4 ratio or to make it easier, 200 membership reward points will ...

Which Frequent Flier Program Should You Choose and Why?

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In this post, I will discuss some of the major airline's frequent flier programs (FFP), their alliances, rewards and benefits and why you should be a member of their FFP.  Which airline FFP you choose will ultimately be decided by where you live, how much ...

20% Off Virgin America Flights This Fall

Virgin America is giving away 65,000 20% of coupons for domestic fall travel via their Facebook Fly with The Force Promotion. Participants must register via the Virgin America App Facebook page in order to receive a 20% off coupon for travel between 9/10 and 11/6/13. There are many ...

AirNews: Ratings Are In

In aviation news this week:

A US Airways express plane, operated by Piedmont, lands with the gear up Consumer Reports list of "best" airlines is out with Virgin America taking the top spot. It's too bad those reviews don't equate to profit for VX. Spirit's CEO, at the bottom of the ...

Virgin America Status Challenge for Southwest Airline Elite

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Virgin America started offering status matches last November for American Air and United Elite frequent flyers. When they first offered the status match, those matched to Virgin America Elite status were not offered a true status match, but instead were given a status challenge. In addition, not ...

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Bonus Miles on Virgin America, American, Alaska, & US Airways

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Bonus Points Galore! Because I love free points or extra points, here are a few noteworthy promotions that are happening right now!

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Until June 30, 2013 Elevate members can earn double or triple points on select flights on the west coast. Almost all west coast routes ...

Delta says 'ante-up,' enhances transcon in-flight product

In 2010, Delta unveiled its "keep climbing" campaign, designed to overhaul the customer experience on all of its flights following a merger with Northwest Airlines

In 2010, Delta unveiled its "keep climbing" campaign, designed to overhaul the customer experience on all of its flights following a merger with Northwest Airlines

The fiercely competitive transcontinental market between New York and Los Angeles/San Francisco is about ...