Member since 21 Mar 2017
Total posts 22
Love it when airlines load new aircraft and seatmaps into the GDS before the product is actually launched! Courtesy of ExpertFlyer here is the seatmap for Virgin Atlantic's new 'Upper Class' business class cabin on the A350-1000. As you can see it's a 1-2-1 config which implies this will either be angled herringbone-style seating like VA and CX, or forward-facing seating like QF and EK.
Member since 24 Aug 2011
Total posts 56
Given DL control of VS, you'd think product will be very similar to the J product on the DL A359s.
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 08 Sep 2012
Total posts 47
Agreed. And with an enclosed suite like Delta One, they'll have an edge over BA. even with their new CW product.
Member since 20 May 2015
Total posts 109
I'm going to play spoiler and suggest that Virgin may go for a slightly more compact product than the Delta One Suites.
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 15 Nov 2017
Total posts 143
Couldn't it still be the same as the current setup as it doesn't show the angle of the seat? Hope not though.
Member since 04 May 2018
Total posts 42
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