Virgin Atlantic A350 Upper Class – 29

New Air France-KLM & Virgin Atlantic Partnership

In November 2019, Delta, Air France-KLM, and Virgin Atlantic, received final approval for their new mega transatlantic joint venture. Previously Delta had two separate transatlantic joint ventures -- one with Virgin Atlantic, and one with Air France-KLM.…

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Filed Under: Air France/KLM, Virgin Atlantic
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Virgin Atlantic Upgrading Oldest Passenger On Every Flight

Virgin Atlantic is taking the kind deed of one passenger to spread some holiday cheer throughout their system over the next several days. A couple of weeks ago a heartwarming Facebook post went viral. It was written by a Virgin Atlantic flight attendant…

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Virgin Atlantic Watermark

Virgin Atlantic Credit Card Review (2020)

I wanted to publish an updated review of the Virgin Atlantic World Elite Mastercard®, with a reminder that the current bonus on the card is being pulled tomorrow, Wednesday, December 18, 2019. So if you've been considering this card you'll want to apply…

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Filed Under: Bank of America, Credit Card Reviews
Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse Lax – 2

Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse SFO Joins Priority Pass

Priority Pass is the world's largest network of independent airport lounges, with over 1,300 lounges around the world. While many of the lounges in their network are contract lounges (meaning they don't belong directly to airlines), there are also some…

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Virgin Atlantic A350 Upper Class – 6

Last Chance: Virgin Atlantic Mastercard 80K Bonus

The Virgin Atlantic World Elite Mastercard® is a card that's often overlooked, but that can definitely be worth considering. The card has an excellent new cardmember bonus, there are some great uses of Virgin Atlantic Flying Club miles, and the card…

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Filed Under: Bank of America, Credit Cards
Virgin Atlantic A350 Upper Class – 29

How To Redeem Miles For Virgin Atlantic A350 Upper Class

I just reviewed Virgin Atlantic's new A350-1000 Upper Class, which I flew from London to New York recently. The flight was fantastic, and while I had booked a discounted business class ticket, I wanted to talk a bit about the best options for redeeming…

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Filed Under: Awards, Virgin Atlantic
Virgin Atlantic A350 Upper Class – 37

Review: NEW Virgin Atlantic A350 Upper Class

Boy was I excited to fly Virgin Atlantic's A350-1000! Not only was it my first time flying Virgin Atlantic in several years (and I love Virgin Atlantic), but it was also my first time experiencing their new Upper Class. Lastly, the A350-1000 is one of…

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Filed Under: Airline Reviews, Trip Reports
Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse Heathrow – 18

Review: Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse Heathrow

The Virgin Atlantic Upper Class experience at Heathrow has historically been one of my favorite business class ground experiences in the world, and I was looking forward to seeing how it was holding up. I'll keep this review relatively brief, and won't…

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Filed Under: Airport Lounge Reviews, Trip Reports
Clubhouse Watermark

Credit Card Showdown: British Airways Vs. Virgin Atlantic

Airline co-brand credit cards are big business for both airlines and banks. Nowadays we're seeing more robust features introduced on these cards, and we're also increasingly seeing cards issued by non-US airlines. In this post I wanted to look at two…

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Filed Under: Bank of America, British Airways
Virgin Atlantic A350 Upper Class – 1

Virgin Atlantic Credit Card: 7 Reasons To Apply

The Virgin Atlantic World Elite Mastercard® is an excellent credit card that a lot of people don't have, even though it has a great bonus and some useful perks. In this post I wanted to look at seven reasons you should consider getting this card, assuming…

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Filed Under: Bank of America, Credit Cards
British Airways First Class Watermark

Results From My “British” Credit Card Applications

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about the "British" credit cards I was planning on applying for -- the Virgin Atlantic World Elite Mastercard® (review) and the British Airways Visa Signature® Card (review). This came after I had been approved for the Citi®…

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Filed Under: Bank of America, British Airways
Virgin Connect

Flybe To Rebrand As Virgin Connect

The skies above the UK will soon have a lot more little red planes zipping around. Flybe is a British regional airline, and until earlier this year, it was the largest independent regional airline in Europe. Flybe has a fleet of about 75 aircraft, including…

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Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse

Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse Coming To Manchester

Delta and Virgin Atlantic have a transatlantic joint venture, and as part of this we're seeing the airlines increase service between the US and UK. As part of their joint venture, we are going to see more flights than ever before by the two airlines…

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Virgin Atlantic A330

Virgin Atlantic Reveals MASSIVE Growth Aspirations

Virgin Atlantic has just presented a fascinating vision for the future, which could see the airline going from their current 19 destinations to 103 global destinations. That's right, the airline wants to add 84 new routes... allegedly. Heathrow Airport…

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Filed Under: Virgin Atlantic