Virgin Atlantic has unveiled details of its long-awaited Airbus A350-1000 aircraft, which includes an entirely new Upper Class cabin, featuring a brand new suite and social space.
The airline’s first A350, named Red Velvet, will take to the skies from September 10 as the A350’s trans-Atlantic debut, London/Heathrow to New York/JFK as flight VS153.
Virgin introduces social space known as The Loft on its new A350-1000. As the largest social space in the airline’s fleet, it’s designed for customers to gather, chat, enjoy a drink or dine with friends. There’s also a 32-inch HD TV for watching a movie or live sports, with audio piped over Bluetooth headphones.
Every seat now faces towards the window and offers deployable privacy screens. Laid out in a 1-2-1 configuration, every suite has a 44” pitch, with a fully flat bed length of up to 82”
Both have the largest entertainment screens ever offered; 13.3” in Premium and 11.6” in Economy.