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              VIRGIN AUSTRALIA

              Virgin Australia started in Australia in 2000.

              Virgin Australia started life in Australia in 2000 as the low cost carrier Virgin Blue. The airline rebranded all airlines as Virgin Australia in 2011 and focused on becoming a full service carrier. Tigerair was purchased the next year and has become the carriers low fare brand. Virgin operate a large fleet of modern Boeing, Airbus, Boeing and Embraer aircraft in Australia and internationally.

              THE ESSENTIALS

              Name: Virgin Australia
              Founded: 2000
              Rewards Program: Velocity Frequent Flyer
              Partners: Virgin partners with several airlines including Virgin Atlantic and Singapore Airlines
              Classes of Travel: Economy and Economy X. Business class is available on some international flights.
              Meals: Snacks and beverages are included on Australian domestic flights and a meal with beverages included on international flights.
              Entertainment: Available for free via the Virgin Australia app on your own device. Tablets with movies, TV shows and music available for hire on some aircraft. Seatback entertainment is included on longhaul destinations aboard A330 and B777 aircraft.
              Luggage Allowance: One piece of carry on up to 7 kgs included as standard, and one check in bag up to 23 kgs for economy class. Extra luggage allowance available for purchase or for different classes.
              Seat Selection: Available for an extra fee.
              *Please note all the above is subject to change at any time.

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