Category: The VX Files

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


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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World-Class Events Meet First Class Athletes

Posted by Christie O. on 08.25.15

There are a lot of cool things that come with being an airline– traveling across the U.S., taking fabulous mood-lit selfies, not to mention all of the amazing guests that we have the opportunity to meet. Every now and then, we get the chance to do something truly special that helps shine a light on...

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Posted by Monzie A. on 08.08.15

This weekend, we celebrated eight amazing years in the sky. To kick off the high-flying occasion, San Francisco Mayor Edwin M. Lee named Saturday August 8, 2015 “Virgin America Day” in San Francisco, our hometown. Did you know this is the eighth straight year we earned Top Domestic Airline in Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards? It’s our birthday...

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Our Official Hashtag Guide

Posted by Lilli B. on 07.24.15

Ready to learn a little Virgin America hashtag lingo? Here’s your official fly guide to some of our most popular hash tags. @VirginAmerica ❤️ that the captain is telling us to tweet! perfect day to live it on up in the skies! #VXSafetyDance — Sally Rogers (@delightwithme) July 20, 2015 #VXSafetyDance –Make sure to...

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Aloha Pride Guide

Posted by Monzie A. on 06.24.15

As the Official Airline of San Francisco Pride eight years running, we know a few things about this iconic event. . The 45th Annual San Francisco Pride Celebration and Parade is taking place this weekend, June 27-28, 2015 and will be the largest LGBT gathering in the nation with over 200 parade contingents, 300 exhibitors, and...

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Express Yourself

Posted by Christie O. on 06.23.15

This week, you may notice some small changes when booking a flight on For one, you will find an additional row of Express seats – which gives you the opportunity to expedite the boarding process and reserve a seat at the time of booking – on each of our Airbus A320 and Airbus A319...

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