Headquartered in Burlingame, California, Virgin America is an American airline that is on a mission to reinvent domestic air travel with brand new planes, attractive fares, top-notch service, and a host of innovative amenities. Virgin America is a brand that was created by the British Virgin Group as an American counterpart. With San Francisco International Airport (SFO) as its main hub, and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) as its secondary hub, Virgin America airline flies between major metropolitan cities on the Eastern and West Coast seaboards.
Virgin America flies to a total of 24 destinations, including 21 domestic destinations and three 3 in Mexico. Virgin America flies to San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York (LGA and JFK), Newark, Washington D.C. (IAD and DCA), Las Vegas, San Diego, Seattle, Boston, Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, Dallas Love Field, Los Cabos, Cancun, Chicago, Puerto Vallarta, Palm Springs, Portland, and Austin.
In 2016, Virgin America was acquired by Alaska Airlines to create the West Coast’s premier airline. Virgin America offers dual-class service on all flights it operates, and has created 3,000 new jobs and swept the major travel awards for the quality of its service. Virgin America was named “Best Domestic Airline” in the Condé Nast Traveler ‘Readers’ Choice’ Awards and “Best Domestic Airline” in Travel + Leisure’s ‘World’s Best’ Awards every year since 2008. Virgin America's frequent flyer program Elevate provides award flights and other benefits to frequent fliers.