Tag: #VXsafetydance

A Week-Long+ Birthday Celebration

Posted by Jill F. on 08.22.14

On August 8th, our airline became a #7YearVirgin. It may be called a birth-day, but like most people, we prefer spreading out the celebration over a week (or two) of fun-filled activities, giveaways, and reminiscing. So in case you missed it – and not to worry, belated birthday gifts are still accepted – here’s a...

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Lucky Number Seven

Posted by Sean H. on 08.08.14

It’s hard to believe that seven years ago today, Virgin America’s journey began with two flights taking off for the first time from New York and Los Angeles and landing simultaneously at San Francisco International Airport to a crowded celebration with Sir Richard Branson and then SF Mayor, but now California Lt. Governor, Gavin Newsom....

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Non-Stop Pride

Posted by Sean H. on 06.30.14

The culmination of U.S. Pride season arrived last weekend with many of the country’s largest Pride celebrations taking place in cities like New York, Seattle and our hometown, San Francisco. For the seventh consecutive year, we partnered with the nation’s largest LGBT event as the “Official Domestic Airline of San Francisco Pride.” Joining the more than 200...

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Safety Video Powers Up

Posted by Madhu U. on 12.09.13

Since the launch of our new safety video in October, the Federal Aviation Administration made some changes to its portable electronic devices (PEDs) guidance. Virgin America guests can now use small PEDs from gate-to-gate . To communicate the changes to guests through our safety video, we incorporated some scenes originally left on the cutting room floor,...

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The Making of #VXsafetydance

Posted by Virgin America on 10.28.13

“For the .0001 percent of you who have never operated a seatbelt before, it works like this…” For most Virgin America frequent flyers, the quote above is instantly recognizable. Many of you even may be able to recite the remaining script. It’s the most famous line of our original safety video, which was released in...

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