Virgin’s A350 Revolution

As Virgin Atlantic prepares to launch its Airbus A350-1000 later this summer, Airliner World’sGordon Smith was invited to check out what passengers can expect on board the carrier’s new flagship.

Called ‘The Loft’, the Airbus A350 XWB’s Upper Class bar is a highlight of the carrier’s new flagship.
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Virgin Atlantic has turned up the heat on its rivals by unveiling details of its highly anticipated Airbus A350-1000. The carrier constructed an impressive mock-up of the new jet at its Crawley headquarters, complete with to-scale fixtures and fittings. While the primary role of the replica is to support crew training, Virgin seized the opportunity to showcase its latest innovations to invited guests at an exclusive industry and media event.

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