Virgin America Airlines

Virgin America Airlines
Virgin America Airlines Food Virgin America Airlines Cabins
Virgin America Airlines History Virgin America Airlines Phone Numbers
Virgin America Airlines Destinations Virgin America Airlines Baggage
Virgin America Airlines Fleet Virgin America Airlines Minors
Virgin America Airlines Check-in Virgin America Airlines Careers
Virgin America Airlines Online Tickets  

Virgin America Airlines:

Virgin America Airlines Information
IATA
VX
ICAO
VRD
Callsign
REDWOOD
Founded 2004
Commenced operations August 8, 2007
Hubs San Francisco International Airport
Focus cities Los Angeles International Airport
Frequent flyer program elevate
Fleet size 28
Destinations 8
Parent company VAI Partners LLC
Headquarters Burlingame, California, U.S.
Key people C. David Cush (CEO)
Donald J. Carty (Chairman)
Bob Dana (CFO)

Virgin America Airlines Food:

Virgin America Airlines Food for Main Cabins: Virgin American Airlines serves the food to Passengers like break fast as per below menu:

Break Fast menu is like milk, sweet, diet fruits, nuts and grains, bread with sass.

Lunch:Lunch menu is vegetarian chop salad, a mixture of romaine, sugar snap peas. At any time they provide fruits and cheese, turkey wrap, roast beef on wheat berry, carrots, olives, and grapes.

First Class passengers they provide the break fast as per below menu:

Breakfast Menu is tropical fruit plate, sliced mango, pine apple, honey, black berries, straw berry twist, fruit brochette, breads, eggs, vegetable omelet.

Lunch menu is like this savory tapas Appetizers, noodles, roasted vegetables marinated duck salad, Chinese ravioli puttanesca, chicken nicoise salad. These all served with euro bake artisan assorted breads.

Virgin America Airlines History:

      A Virgin America airline is U.S. low cost airlines. It started the services from 8th August, 2007. The main aim of virgin America airlines is to provide the high quality services with low fare for long haul point to point service between metropolitan cities in eastern and western America. The principal base operation of virgin America airlines is San Francisco International Airport operations. The main aim of this airline is dollars “spent versus miles accrued”.

      Virgin groups announce the notice to starts a new airlines in United States with low fare, it name is “virgin USA” in the early year of 2004. Virgin groups selected area in San Francisco bay area after it developed as a corporate headquarters for virgin America airlines. Then the name changed from virgin USA to virgin America airlines.

       Virgin America airlines invest the money in late 2005 and submitted the required documents like U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). In the beginning it got the opposition from Air Line Pilots Association and US legacy airlines. Because virgin America would not be comes under United States of America control. The application was rejected on 27th December, 2006 by department of transportation. In order to get the approval, virgin America put a proposal of restructure of the airlines and voting share. Then it got the approval. In the established time it has only two directors but now it has eight boards of directors.

      Virgin America clears the problems to fly by the US on 20th March, 2007. But it is a temporary permission when the company changes the structure then it got full permission. Virgin America starts the tickets selling on July 2007 then began its operations in 2008. It is expects the profits from 2010.

      The virgin America airlines are worked under virgin groups. 75% of the stock share is citizens, VAI partners LLC owns. It has the responsible for appointing two thirds of the voting for the board of the directors. The remaining stock share owned or belongs to virgin groups. Virgin America divided from virgin Atlantic.

Virgin America Airlines Destinations:

Now virgin America currently providing the services to 8 major cities in United States of Amerca. and it is ready to services in April 2009 as ninth destination service. It providing the services to below states in United States of America:
Virgin America Airlines Destinations in California

  • Los Angeles (Los Angeles International Airport) Focus City.

  • Orange County (John Wayne Airport) [begins April 30].

  • San Diego (San Diego International Airport).

  • San Francisco (San Francisco International Airport) Hub.

Virgin America Airlines Destinations in Massachusetts

  • Boston (Logan International Airport).
    Virgin America Airlines Destinations in Nevada
  • Las Vegas (McCarran International Airport).

Virgin America Airlines Destinations in New York

  • New York (John F. Kennedy International Airport).

Virgin America Airlines Destinations in Virginia

  • Washington, D.C. (Washington Dulles International Airport).

Virgin America Airlines Destinations in Washington

  • Seattle (Seattle-Tacoma International Airport).

Virgin America Airlines Fleet:

Aircraft Total Orders Passengers
(First/Main Cabin)
Virgin America Airlines Airbus A319 10 7 122 (8/114)
Virgin America Airlines Airbus A320 18 3 149 (8/141)

Virgin America Airlines Cabins:

Virgin America offers dual-class services in all presenting air crafts or flights. These both class services provide mood lighting, unusual aspects of short or medium-haul airlines. Airlines employees saying, with these services passengers feels pleasant and relaxing environment. All seats and anther things are Panasonic Avionics company products. Especially entertainment systems like TV’s are touch screen environment called Red.

Virgin America Airlines cabins are:

First Class: In first class cabin seats are 55 inches of pitch (1,400 mm) and wide area is 28 inches (710 mm). The seats are featured with power ports, adjustable head rests. For first class cabin passengers, airlines provide meals, chocolates, alcoholic things as a complementary. Some reservation seats provide satellite television, movies as per passenger like and selection of games.

Main Cabin of virgin America is economy product but is not a distinct class. This cabin arranged at exit row and in the front of bulkhead. These seats are 38 inches pitches (970 mm). All the complementary gifts are provided to the passengers what proving gifts are in the first class passengers.

Main cabin seats are 32 inches of pitch (810 mm) and wide are is 19.7 inches with power ports and adjustable headrest. In this cabin another category called Red. For these passengers, airlines peoples offer all the complementary gifts like meals, chocolates, alcoholic things.

Virgin America Airlines Phone Numbers:

The main Virgin America phone number is (877) 359-8474 .

Virgin America Airlines Baggage:

Virgin America Airlines Baggage Price for Carry-On Allowance: 1 Bag + 1 Personal Item.

  • Maximum Dimensions of Carry-on Luggage: 10 in x 16 in x 24 in
  • Maximum Weight of Carry-on Luggage: 16 lbs


Virgin America Airlines Baggage Price for Checked Baggage Allowance for Economy Passengers:

  • Maximum Dimensions: 62 linear inches (length + width + height)
  • Maximum Weight: 70 lb/32 kg


Virgin America Airlines Baggage Price for Excess Baggage Fees:

  • Fee for bag 2: $25 weighing up to 50 lb/23 kg
  • Fee for bags 3-10: $50 weighing up to 50 lb/23 kg


Virgin America Airlines Baggage Price for Overweight Baggage Fees:

  • Fee for bag one weighing 71-100 lb/32-45 kg: $50
  • Fee for bags 2-10 weighing 51-70 lb/23-32 kg: $25
  • Fee for bags 2-10 weighing 71-100 lb: $50
  • Bags weighing more than 100 lb will not be accepted.


Virgin America Airlines Baggage Price for Oversize Baggage Fees:

  • Fee for any bag between 63-100 in: $50


CVirgin America Airlines Baggage Price for hecked Baggage Allowance for First Class Passengers: 2 Pieces:

  • Bag 1: Up to 62 linear in and 70 lb
  • Bag 2: Up to 62 linear in and 50 lb

Virgin America Airlines Minors:

Minors are who under 17 years those peoples called minors. But airlines people allows 15 - 17 years youngsters travel to final destination. In all airlines, not allowed for minors as unaccompanied. It’s come under Unaccompanied Minor Service. Minors are not allowed to travel without parents or relations.

The fee for unaccompanied minor: $40 one way.
Unaccompanied minors can travel in aircrafts direct to final destination means nonstop.

Virgin America Airlines Check-in:

In virgin America airlines have online check-in option up to 24 hours before takeoff the flight. This check-in done for your entire group at a time. You can enter the airport check in point before 30 minutes of your flight departure. Check your flight timings in the monitors.

Money, jewelry, computers and other electronic equipment, fragile or perishable items, liquids, precious gems and metals, negotiable papers, business or personal documents,items intended for resale; paintings, and other works of art, antiques, unique or irreplaceable items, heirlooms; experimental, and scholastic items and similar valuables contained in checked luggage or unchecked bags. These items are will not be allowed in to or as luggage on commercial airline flights.

Passenger must check their luggage or baggage at check in point. List out your luggage and noted all the things in a paper. Then write your name, address and mobile number on the baggage as well as inside the baggage also.

Virgin America Airlines Online Tickets:

Virgin America now started the online reservation ticket in virgin America website. This website was hacked by cyber hackers. So some day’s online reservation was closed. These airlines also taking the reservation by telephone also.

  • New York to Kennedy and vice versa the ticket price is $139.
  • San Francisco to Angeles and vice versa the ticket price is $44.
  • San Francisco to Washington and vice versa the ticket price is $119.

Virgin America Airlines Careers:

Virgin America Airlines Careers in Flight Crew / Pilot Jobs:
Minimum Requirements

  • FAA ATPL
  • 5000 TT airplanes (excluded: Helo, Sim, F/E time)
  • Virgin America Airlines Careers in Airbus A320 TR (preferred)
  • Virgin America Airlines Careers in FAA Class 1 Medical Certificate
  • Virgin America Airlines Careers in Check Airmen or Instructor time highly desired
  • Virgin America Airlines Careers in FCC Radio License
  • Virgin America Airlines Careers in Must pass FAA mandated drug test
  • Virgin America Airlines Careers in Must possess a valid U.S. Driver’s license
  • Virgin America Airlines Careers in Current passport
  • Virgin America Airlines Careers in Legally authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Virgin America Airlines Careers in 1000 hours TT as PIC, in turbine or jet aircraft

Virgin America Airlines Careers Jobs outlook:
Virgin America Airlines Careers in Flight Crew / Pilot Jobs Positive Feb 11, 2009
Virgin America Airlines Careers in Flight Attendant Jobs Positive Feb 11, 2009
Virgin America Airlines Careers in Mechanic / Engineer Jobs Positive Feb 11, 2009