Virgin Atlantic are one of the world's leading airlines and have been voted 'Favourite Long-Haul Travel Airline 2009' by readers of Conde Nast Traveller.
Known for their product innovation and friendly but efficient service, their network from London offers services to Barbados, Antigua, St Lucia, Grenada, Jamaica, Miami, Orlando, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Hong Kong, Sydney, Delhi and Mumbai.
Also available from Manchester are flights to Barbados and Orlando.
Virgin's in-flight media system includes language learning courses, allowing passengers to learn basic phrases or brush up on fluent conversation before reaching their destination.
Special Upper class offers available to the Caribbean for travel 31Jul 11-07Jan 12. Must be booked by 31 Aug 11. Call 01244 202 002 for further information.
With an average seat pitch of 31", Virgin's seats are designed to maximise legroom, so plenty of room to relax and stretch your limbs during your flight. New seats also have adjustable headrests and lumbar supports.
Every seat has its own seatback TV with a choice of channels to keep everyone entertained throughout the flight.
Fly with Virgin in Economy and the little surprises start when you get to your seat and check out the free amenity kit
The newly enhanced dedicated Premium Economy cabin has been designed to offer plenty of personal space. It's a place where you can relax, stretch out and unwind.
The Premium Economy seat is the biggest in its class with an increased seat width of 21" (equivalent to many other airlines' business class).
The Premium Economy experience begins and ends at the airport:
* Dedicated Premium Economy Check In, if you haven't already checked in online
* Priority boarding and priority disembarkment
* Preflight drink
* A complimentary newspaper
* A personal seatback TV offering the latest blockbuster movies, TV shows, video games and up to 14 audio channels ranging from pop to classical
* The Premium Economy cabin has its own cabin crew to guarantee prompt and attentive service
* A delicious menu served on china dinnerware accompanied by stainless steel cutlery
* An after dinner liqueur
* And when you land priority baggage reclaim
At over two metres long, the Upper Class Suite has a huge fully flat bed, and across the shoulders the bed is 33" (84cm) wide. The seat flips over to become a fully flat bed at the touch of a button.
Naturally, you get all the benefits of Upper Class, from the onboard bar and inflight massage to the award-winning entertainment provided on your personal wide screen TV, and your Upper Class Suite also offers in-seat power and provides ample storage space for books and magazines.
In Upper Class there are no set meal times. You’re free to eat what you like, when you like. Your choice from the Freedom menu will be individually and freshly prepared to your order and served up in style on fine china.