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by Greg James on 2/4/2017
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  Virgin America First Class markets itself as the way to fly in style, but my recent flight experience was very much style (if you can call it that) over substance. Here's my review of Virgin America First Class: Virgin...
  Is it worth throwing away a return flight of your airline award ticket? TravelSort reader Jacob writes "I'm thinking of using just the outbound of a SFO-JFK Virgin America First Class award flight booked using 15,000 Alaska miles, since...
  JetBlue is Matching Your Virgin America Elevate Points Balance if You Book and Fly 1 JetBlue Flight by August 31, 2016. This could be a great promotion if you already have Virgin America Elevate points and need to fly somewhere...
Virgin America is launching nonstop flights to Hawaii from San Francisco SFO, per its announcement today. The new flights will be to Honolulu HNL starting November 2, 2015 and to Maui Kahului OGG starting December 3, 2015: Virgin America Flights...
Current AMEX offers include $25 Off $100 at Staples.com plus offers from Virgin America and Sony. These are targeted, so you may not see all of these offers on a given card. Also note that enrollment is limited, so if...
  A Virgin America JFK - LAX - FLL economy one way is currently $122, enabling you to just fly NYC to Los Angeles for $122, thanks to hidden city ticketing, via Dan and this Flyertalk thread. Now, this will...
  Update: The Virgin Atlantic 65,000 bonus miles offer link has expired, so I've removed the link. TravelSort reader Kenny writes "I received this Virgin Atlantic 65,000 bonus miles credit card offer today. Does this look like a good deal...
Thanks to all who entered our Win Luxury Travel and a Virgin America Main Cabin Select Ticket contest. We were thrilled with the interest, on the Blog, Facebook and Twitter, where many of you posted your favorite travel advice from TravelSort....
  Sure, there are plenty of travel sites and blogs out there--but few give you the tools to save as much off luxury travel as TravelSort, whether it's flying first class for virtually free, or staying in an incredible 5-star...
    I recently flew Virgin America for the first time, and managed to upgrade to First Class from Main Cabin Select (see Virgin America First Class Review). While I considered upgrading again on the return flight, ultimately I decided...
As I wrote about in late 2010, we’re seeing a changing landscape in the airline industry whereby airlines are eliminating first class and instead adding a premium economy product. With the recession and continuously improving business class products, how could...
  I recently flew Virgin America for the first time, and was lucky enough to snag a first class upgrade, although unable to upgrade to Virgin America First Class online. While I wasn’t able to upgrade my Virgin America flight...
Back in October Virgin America started its reservation system change to Sabre. I say "started" because apparently there are *still* problems with the Web site, over 3 months later, where customers are often unable to change their flight online, have...
How to upgrade to Virgin America First Class? As I sit here on seemingly indefinite hold with Virgin America’s call center, I’m pretty sure I’ll have enough time to write an entire blog post on this topic before I manage...
  Virgin America, via Gilt City, is offering their premium economy product, Main Cabin Select, for $385-$402 roundtrip for a long-haul (e.g. NYC-LAX) flight, or just $127-$142 for short haul and $287-$321 for medium haul flights, depending on whether you...
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