Category: The VX Files

Stories from the sky and notes from our Virgin America Teammates.

Nine Years of Keeping It Green

Posted by Virgin America on 08.12.16

During our August birthday month, while we are celebrating all of the milestones we’ve notched over the years, one area of achievement we’re a more than a little proud of is our Company-wide commitment to keeping it green, even while we grow. This month, we released our 2016 Sustainability Report. Among the highlights: Virgin America...

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Pokémon Go at SFO

Posted by Monzie A. on 07.15.16

If your social media feeds are anything like mine recently, then you’ve probably heard of Pokémon Go. And if you’ve been hesitant to try it out but have some time to pass at the airport – I say go for it! Here’s some background – in case you’ve been living on the moon for the...

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VIP Experience at Super Bowl 50, courtesy of Visa

Posted by Virgin America on 02.07.16

During the holidays Visa offered guests the chance to win the ultimate Super Bowl 50 getaway. Well 300,000+ entries later, two Virgin America Visa Cardholders took home the prize. These frequent fliers simply booked flights using their Virgin America Visa Signature® Cards, which earned them triple Elevate points and triple entries to win. Talk about...

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Virgin America Honors Those Who Have Served

Posted by Monzie A. on 11.11.15

On Veterans Day we honor men and women who have served in the United States Armed Forces. We wanted to take this opportunity to shine the light on an amazing program we’re lucky to be a part of –the Honor Flights  program that flies these heroes to Washington, DC to visit and reflect at their...

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Rocky Horror Picture Virgin-Style

Posted by Monzie A. on 11.02.15

Bay Area movie fans, if you have not checked out Cinespia get to it. They are the LA go to for all things cinema, which they proved beyond doubt last night with a 40th Anniversary party for The Rocky Horror Picture Show. The event took place with 4000 party-goers at the iconic Hollywood Forever Cemetery, complete with...

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Posted by Virgin America on 09.29.15

We were extra excited to head to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) this morning because we had big news to share. We’ve been working behind-the-scenes with the world’s leading internet TV network (and our Silicon Valley neighbor), Netflix, to come up with the ultimate inflight streaming experience– the entire Netflix catalogue of movies and television...

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Virgin America Does Dallas Pride

Posted by Sean H. on 09.21.15

Today Virgin America celebrated its inaugural year as the “Official Airline of Dallas Pride” with teammates, friends and family who all came together to bring our signature style to this year’s “Color Our World With Pride” theme.   2015 marks the 32nd anniversary of the event that draws almost 100 contingents and tens of thousands...

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A Day in the Life of a Virgin America Intern

Posted by Virgin America on 09.04.15

When you think of your dream job, does mood lighting come to mind? For a few lucky interns, Virgin America makes that fantasy come to life with summer-long internships within VX Headquarters. In fact, as the Elevate Loyalty Marketing Intern, I’m writing this post under the glow of purple fluorescents in our Marketing Lounge.  ...

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