VIRGIN AMERICA LAUNCHES “TAKE A HOLIDAY FOR THE HOLIDAYS” FARE SALE
FOR LAST MINUTE HOLIDAY TRAVEL AND BEYOND

Award-winning Airline Offers Super Low Fares for Travel in Main Cabin and Main Cabin Select

San Francisco – December 13, 2010 – Virgin America, the California-based airline, today announces a “Take a Holiday for the Holidays” fare sale, featuring festive low fares on last minute travel that are sure to put any flyer in the holiday spirit. As of today, Virgin America is offering low one-day advance purchase fares to all of its destinations for travel between December 16, 2010-January 4, 2011, for its Main Cabin service as well as the ‘Instant Upgrade’ to Main Cabin Select premium service. In addition, the airline is launching a systemwide fare sale in its Main Cabin for travel between December 27, 2010 and May 11, 2011.  The airline is encouraging flyers to “take a holiday” for the holidays and beyond – and experience Virgin America’s award-winning and stylish in-flight service.

Virgin America features three classes of service, Main Cabin, Main Cabin Select and First Class Cabin. The airline offers mood-lit cabins, power outlets near every seat and the Red™ platform – the most advanced in-flight entertainment system in the skies. The Red touch-screen platform offers 30 films, live and premium TV, Google Maps, music videos, videogames, seat-to-seat chat, a 3000 MP3 library, on demand food menu and a first-of-its-kind digital Shop section – so guests can take care of last minute shopping from their seatback any time during a flight.

In addition to all of these amenities Main Cabin Select offers six extra inches of legroom, complimentary snacks, meals and cocktails, as well as movies and premium entertainment content. Main Cabin Select ‘Instant Upgrade’ fares are non-transferable and only refundable for a credit file.

Since launching, Virgin America has captured a list of industry best-in-class awards, including “Best Domestic Airline” in Condé Nast Traveler’s 2008, 2009 and 2010 Readers’ Choice Awards and Travel + Leisure’s 2008, 2009 and 2010 World’s Best Awards as well as best-in-class in the 2008, 2009 and 2010 Zagat Global Airline survey.

Fares start from $79* for last minute holiday fares, restrictions, taxes and fees applying and from $49** for systemwide fares in Main Cabin with restrictions, taxes and fees applying. For last minute travel sale tickets must be purchased by January 3, 2011, and travel must occur between December 16, 2010 and January 4, 2011. System wide Sale tickets must be purchased by December 20, 2010 and travel must occur between December 27, 2010 and May 11, 2011. Make sure to grab a seat before they’re gone. Tickets are on sale today and can be purchased via Virgin America’s Web site (www.virginamerica.com) and at 1.877.FLY.VIRGIN (1.877.359.8474).***

Last Minute Fares
December 16, 2010 to January 4, 2011
Markets:1-Day AP
BostonLos Angeles$249*
Boston San Francisco $249*
New York Los Angeles $249*
New York San Francisco $249*
New York Las Vegas $249*
Dallas/Ft. Worth San Francisco $249*
Dallas/Ft. Worth Los Angeles $249*
Dulles Los Angeles $249*
Dulles San Francisco $249*
Fort Lauderdale Los Angeles $249*
Fort Lauderdale San Francisco $249*
Orlando Los Angeles $249*
Orlando San Francisco $249*
Toronto San Francisco $249*
Toronto Los Angeles $249*
San Francisco Los Angeles $79*
San Francisco Las Vegas $79*
San Francisco San Diego $79*
Seattle San Francisco $79*
Seattle Los Angeles $79*
Systemwide Fare Sale
December 27, 2010 to May 11, 2011
Markets:14-DAY AP
Tuesday,
Wednesday,
Saturday
14-DAY AP
Monday, Thursday,
Friday, Sunday
Boston Los Angeles $119** $149**
Boston San Francisco $119** $149**
New York Los Angeles $129** $149**
New York San Francisco $129** $149**
New York Las Vegas $129** $149**
Dallas/Ft. Worth Los Angeles $129** $149**
Dallas/Ft. Worth San Francisco $129** $149**
Dulles Los Angeles $119** $149**
Dulles San Francisco $119** $149**
Fort Lauderdale Los Angeles $119** $149**
Fort Lauderdale San Francisco $119** $149**
Orlando Los Angeles $119** $149**
Orlando San Francisco $119** $149**
Toronto Los Angeles $129** $149**
Toronto San Francisco $129** $149**
San Francisco Los Angeles $49** $69**
San Francisco Las Vegas $59** $79**
San Francisco San Diego $49** $69**
Seattle San Francisco $59** $79**
Seattle Los Angeles $79** $99**
Boston Seattle $129** $159**
Boston Las Vegas $129** $159**
Boston San Diego $129** $159**
New York San Diego $139** $169**
New York Seattle $139** $169**
Dulles San Diego $129** $159**
Dulles Seattle $129** $159**
Dulles Las Vegas $129** $159**
Fort Lauderdale Seattle $129** $159**
Fort Lauderdale Las Vegas $129** $159**
Fort Lauderdale San Diego $129** $159**
Orlando San Diego $129** $159**
Orlando Seattle $129** $159**
Toronto Seattle $139** $159**
Seattle Las Vegas $99** $119**
Seattle San Diego $99** $119**
Mexico:
December 27, 2010 to May 11, 2011
San Francisco Los Cabos $159**
January 19, 2011 to May 11, 2011
Los Angeles Cancun $149**
January 20, 2011 to May 11, 2011
San Francisco Cancun $159**

Virgin America flies to San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York, Washington D.C., Seattle, Las Vegas, San Diego, Boston, Fort Lauderdale, Toronto, Orlando, Dallas-Fort Worth, Los Cabos (starting December 16, 2010) and Cancun (starting January 19, 2011).

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Media Contact: Patricia Condon (650) 762-7187 / patricia.condon@virginamerica.com

EDITORS NOTE: Virgin America is a U.S. controlled and operated airline and an entirely separate company from Virgin Atlantic. Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Group is a minority share investor in Virgin America.

About Virgin America: Headquartered in California and launched in August 2007, Virgin America offers guests attractive fares and a host of innovative features aimed at reinventing air travel, including in-flight internet service on every flight and the most advanced touch-screen entertainment platform in the skies. The airline?s base of operations is San Francisco International Airport. In just three years flying, Virgin America has created 1,700 new jobs and has swept the major reader-based travel awards, including “Best Domestic Airline” in the Condé Nast Traveler 2008, 2009 and 2010 Readers’ Choice Awards and “Best Domestic Airline“ in Travel + Leisure’s 2008, 2009 and 2010 World’s Best Awards. For photos and more, visit: www.virginamerica.com

*Terms and Conditions for Last Minute Fare Sale: All Instant Upgrade Main Cabin fares are one-way, based on travel originating from the US, and require a 1-day advance purchase. Tickets must be purchased by 11:59pm PST January 3, 2011. Fares do not include Passenger Facility Charges of up to $9 each way, September 11th Security Fees of up to $5 each way and a Federal Segment Tax of $3.70 per domestic segment. A segment is a takeoff and landing. For international travel, fares do not include the U.S. Immigration User Fee of $7, the U.S. APHIS fee of $5, and the U.S. International Arrival/Departure tax of $16.10 each way. For service to/from Toronto, fares do not include additional taxes/fees of up to $50, including: Airport Improvement Fee, Canadian Security Fee, Goods and Services Tax, and Harmonized Sales Tax. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. Travel must occur between December 16, 2010 and January 4, 2011. Seats are limited, subject to availability, and may not be available on all flights. Flights may not operate daily. Changes or cancellations can be made for a $75 fee if changes are made on Virgin America’s website (www.virginamerica.com) or a $100 fee through all other channels, including the call center and at the airport, plus any increase in fare, if applicable. Changes or cancellations of a booking made with Elevate Points will be subject to a $75 redeposit fee. Guests who no-show without a change or cancel prior to the scheduled departure time will forfeit the amount of this fare. In addition, any future flights booked in the same reservation will also be canceled and the fare will be forfeited. Tickets purchased from Virgin America through our reservation call center will cost an additional $20 per guest per itinerary. Any added cost associated with purchasing tickets from Virgin America through our reservation call center will be non-refundable. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly or partially used ticket. Fares, routes, fees and schedules are subject to change without notice. Virgin America will accept one (1) piece of checked baggage up to 70 pounds for $25 for each ticketed guest traveling within the U.S. and for free of charge for each ticketed guest traveling to/from Canada. The fee per guest for each additional checked bag up to 50 pounds from the second (2) to the tenth (10) is $25. Additional fees apply to baggage exceeding these weight limitations, and other baggage restrictions may apply.

**Terms and Conditions for Systemwide Fare Sale: All Main Cabin fares are one-way, based on travel originating from the US, and require a 14-day advance purchase. Tickets must be purchased by 11:59pm PST December 20, 2010. Fares do not include Passenger Facility Charges of up to $9 each way, September 11th Security Fees of up to $5 each way and a Federal Segment Tax of $3.70 per domestic segment. A segment is a takeoff and landing. For international travel, fares do not include the U.S. Immigration User Fee of $7, the U.S. APHIS fee of $5, and the U.S. International Arrival/Departure tax of $16.10 each way. For service to/from Toronto, fares do not include additional taxes/fees of up to $50, including: Airport Improvement Fee, Canadian Security Fee, Goods and Services Tax, and Harmonized Sales Tax. For service to/from Mexico, fares do not include additional taxes/fees of up to $60, including: Mexico International Departure Tax and Mexico Tourism Tax. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. Travel must occur between December 27, 2010 and May 11, 2011, unless specified otherwise. LAX-CUN service begins January 19, 2011. SFO-CUN service begins January 20, 2011. Blackout dates are January 2-3, 2011; February 18, 21, 2011. Lowest fares are only available for travel on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Seats are limited, subject to availability, and may not be available on all flights. Flights may not operate daily. Changes or cancellations can be made for a $75 fee if changes are made on Virgin America’s website (www.virginamerica.com) or a $100 fee through all other channels, including the call center and at the airport, plus any increase in fare, if applicable. Changes or cancellations of a booking made with Elevate Points will be subject to a $75 redeposit fee. Guests who no-show without a change or cancel prior to the scheduled departure time will forfeit the amount of this fare. In addition, any future flights booked in the same reservation will also be canceled and the fare will be forfeited. Tickets purchased from Virgin America through our reservation call center will cost an additional $20 per guest per itinerary. Any added cost associated with purchasing tickets from Virgin America through our reservation call center will be non-refundable. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly or partially used ticket. Fares, routes, fees and schedules are subject to change without notice. Virgin America will accept one (1) piece of checked baggage up to 70 pounds for $25 for each ticketed guest traveling within the U.S. and for free of charge for each ticketed guest traveling to/from Mexico or to/from Canada. The fee per guest for each additional checked bag up to 50 pounds from the second (2) to the tenth (10) is $25. Additional fees apply to baggage exceeding these weight limitations, and other baggage restrictions may apply.

***Any guest calling within the United States has access to a complimentary telecommunication relay service by dialing 711. For more information, go to: http://www.nidcd.nih.gov/health/hearing/telecomm.asp

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