Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 26 Jul 2012
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Any word on Virgin's E190 business class refurbishment? Flying with them next week on an Embraer in business
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 23 May 2012
Total posts 178
I was told that their first aircraft was supposed to be used to launch the new Mt Isa route. For every A330 Virgin Australia gets for its flagship Coast-to-Coast service, the 737s would be turned down to the Golden Triangle and E190s will be refurbished and placed on the Mt Isa, Capital Connect and other regional routes. It doesn't look like so, yet. I currently haven't heard about any renovation for its E190s. Don't worry, I'm sure AusBT will cover everything about the aircraft refurbishment like what they did for the 737s and A330s.
Velocity Frequent Flyer
Member since 22 Sep 2012
Total posts 2
E190 aircraft will start to get reurbished for business and economy class plus a divider from November and will be completed by March 2013. Business class will be a 2-1 layout.
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