VIRGIN AUSTRALIA UPGRADES EMBRAER FLEET WITH BUSINESS CLASS CABINS
Source: Virgin Australia
Virgin Australia today announced that it will introduce its new Business Class offering on the
Embraer E190 fleet, later this year.
The re-design of the seating in the Business Class cabin with a spacious 2:1 layout and new luxury
leather seating will create a superior experience of privacy and comfort for Guests. The interior will
include six Business Class seats with a generous 38ˇ¨ seat pitch, as well as a fixed divider that
separates the cabin from Economy Class.
Virgin Australia Group Executive of Product and Service, Martin Daley said the new layout of the
E190 fleet will enable Virgin Australia to cater to market demand for Business Class travel between
key capital city and regional destinations.
ˇ§Virgin Australia is committed in delivering excellent service, great value fares and an outstanding
Business Class offering. The upgrade of the Business Class cabin in the E190 fleet will offer both
privacy and comfort, whilst maintaining the service and product offering already in place across the
ˇ§The E190 fleet is essential for our regional routes, and with enhanced features such as larger
seats, re-configured seating and space, the new Business Class cabin provides a complete inflight
experience suited to the corporate and business traveller,ˇ¨ he said.
Virgin Australia Business Class guests on the E190 will receive our Luke Mangan designed dining
experience as well as complimentary access to Virgin Australiaˇ¦s lounges and priority security
screening, check-in and boarding.
BUSINESS CLASS FEATURES on the E190 INCLUDE:
„h New seating with 38ˇ¨ seat pitch
„h Newly configured seating design with a 2:1 layout
„h Personalised service from a dedicated cabin crew member along with dedicated
„h Newspapers until noon daily
„h Exclusive Luke Mangan gourmet service
„h Premium Australian wine, beer, and spirit selection
„h Priority security screening, boarding and baggage service where available
„h Complimentary access to Virgin Australia airport lounges ˇV at Sydney Airport, direct
kerbside access into the lounge via a dedicated security screening point and check-in
desk with optional valet parking