Virgin Australia Overview
Virgin Australia is one of the youngest airlines in Australia. The airline was founded in 2000. virgin Australia is the largest airline in terms of Fleet Size with the brand name of Virgin.
The airline started its operation on 31st August in 2000. Since Then The airline has grown immensely and covered major cities in Australia, till date the airline flies over 45 destinations with a fleet size of 73 aircraft. After having such a huge fleet, the airline has its own hub in Brisbane Airport.
The Ceo of the Company is Jayne Hrdlicka, Richard Branson is the Co-founder of the airline.
Virgin Australia alliance airlines and codeshare programs
The airlines have many airline partners with themselves so that they can get more loyal passengers to fly with them and be a family of Virgin Australia. The Codeshare program of the airline has huge airlines as their partners. As the airline is a member of SkyTeam they provide extensive services to passengers and offers with which passengers can save their money or get vouchers to fly over the globe.
- All Nippon Airways
- Delta Airlines
- Hainan Airlines
- Silk Air
- Tianjin Airlines
- Hong Kong Airlines
- Etihad Airways
- Singapore Airlines
- South African Airways
- Virgin Atlantic
- Beijing Capital Airlines
- Air Canada
Virgin Australia Destinations and hub airports
Virgin Australia as the drastically grown airlines flies over 5 continents and by this, it covers the whole world. The airlines fly over 33 cities in Australia itself. Virgin Australia flies over 45 destinations all over the world.
The listed down are the destinations were Virgin Australia can take you
- Coffs Harbour
- Hervey Bay
- Mount Isa
- Port Hedland
- Hong Kong
- Los Angeles
- Port Vila
Virgin Australia has its main hub in Brisbane Airport, Melbourne Airport, Sydney Airport. Adelaide airport, Gold Coast Airport, And Perth airport are the most focused airports of Virgin Australia. This company has headquarters in South Bank, Brisbane, and Queensland, Australia.
Virgin Australia booking in the class of services
Fly with the cheaper but with comfort and get all types of service on board. You will have your personal TV screen to watch your favorite shows and movies as a part of in flight entertainment. The airline provides all in flight facilities and all other services.
The seats are more comfortable now in economy class, the seats are made of leathers and have decent dimensions for a passenger to seat comfortably. The seats are 17 wide and it pitches around 31 inches. Passengers can get complimentary foods and drinks in such a cheaper class.
Premium Economy Class
In premium economy class one can experience better features as the sound system a passenger gets is a noise cancellation technology. In premium class one can find USB power ports.
The seats in this class are moreover comfortable and more spacious and more pitchable. The seats are 9 " reclinable. Pillows and blankets are also available in this class.
It is the most expensive class in Virgin Australia and you can get all benefits from them. You will get priority check-in and priority boarding. Virgin Australia's business class has the most comfortable seat. The TV screen is wider than 16 wide screens.
Other than that you can find everything similar to other classes.
In-Flight Entertainment and Meal
Flying with Virgin Australia you can enjoy your time just like you would enjoy at your home. They have their own in-flight TV programs and movies. You will get all the latest movies and tv shows according to what is trending.
You can enjoy your customizable meals exactly how you want it to be. Whether you need a vegetarian, non vegetarian, dietary or any meal, you can avail anything you need. The ranges of beverages are also wide to choose from.
Frequent Flyer programs
Velocity is the loyalty program of Virgin Australia. The companies offer credit cards for their frequent flyer program. It was recognized as the best frequent flyer program in early 2009. The program offers the cards of American Express, and Virgin Money.
Virgin Australia rewards are quite exclusive to everyone. From drinks to your favorite destination tickets you can buy everything or anything from it. The reward points allow you to access the lounge too.