The PE cabin is bright and airy and you can actually see out of the window. The cabin crew are great. 2017/01/29 for Seat 51A, on Very bad arrangement. Seat 56 K is a standard Economy Class seat. Virgin’s VP of Customer Experience, Daniel Kerzner, told Australian Business Traveller: “This product was designed bespoke for the Airbus 350, there are no plans to roll this out to the rest of the fleet”. My flight decisions in the future will be totally based on bathroom location from now on. Flew from LAS to LHR, and being a night flight, I was hoping to get some sleep. The food was lovely and sleep was easy in the recliner chairs. Defintely a one-off experience ! No problem with the entertainment box under the seat. Seat 50 C is a standard Economy Class seat. The seat is like concrete. 2016/01/03 for Seat 22h, on Recline is about 8" or fully flat, take your choice. In addition,unless you have the large table out, the only place to put a drink or snack is on a small table behind your shoulder. The bathrooms are larger and nicer as well. Also seat 47A is not an extra leg room seat as the foot area is restricted. on 2020/02/22 for Seat 21FGHK, on Most of them have 3-3-3 configuration. Love it! 2016/03/23, on The Virgin Atlantic meals were good and the flight attendants pleasant contrary to what I read from other commenters. will try again in the future, good seat width and pitch. The tray table is in the armrest, making the armrest immovable and slightly reducing seat width. All the side seats in the rows 46-51 ABC, HJK all had extra legroom. We flew on the new Seattle to Heathrow flight and really enjoyed these premium economy seats. Seat 2 G is a standard Business Class seat. 2017/02/17 for Seat 48 D, on Seat 57 C is a standard Economy Class seat. Also note some person at Virgin Atlantic decided one can no longer book the seat of your choice like before, so row 47 and extra leg room seats will show up as being blocked from purchase. Seat 66 D is a standard Economy Class seat. Seat 61 F is a standard Economy Class seat. Loved the electronic window shades, and Virgin's cabin service was great. Seat 51 F is a standard Economy Class seat. I am really impressed with Virgin Atlantic quality and thought/planning in everything - from the sustainable amenity kit to the service. Seat 51 D is a standard Economy Class seat however, the close proximity to the lavatories may be bothersome. 2016/09/23 for Seat 53h, on 2016/04/17 for Seat 46C, on toilets worked fine and cabin service good. Seat 53 B is a standard Economy Class seat that may have extra legroom due to the exit however, the close proximity to the lavatories may be bothersome. For instance, 2A is a window seat and 7G is in the middle. Long haul international flights absolutely need a bathroom in the back as well.If you like to get up and walk around during long flights be aware the aisles are very narrow on this plane and there is no place to stand given that the space near the only bathroom constantly has people in it waiting to use the facilities. Great seat. Seat 67 D is a standard Economy Class seat whose proximity to the galleys may be bothersome. The newest one is Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, with reg.number G-VNYL. The Vera system is very easy to use, also. This is useful for an overnight flight. Seat is comfortable, new and great recline not hindered by the wall behind you. The media box under the front seat is just awful if you are normal sized (180cm) as it pushes into your calf when you try to stretch out for overnight flights. Wouldn't fly VA again, not worth the money. Joburg to Heathrow overnight flight. Comfortable seat. There is no floor storage for this seat during take-off and landing. No wonder why most of airlines have them. Exit row seats are also reserved for a fee. I even prefer Delta's far older 767 over virgin any day. Seat 51 B is a standard Economy Class seat however, the close proximity to the lavatories may be bothersome. Seat 50 B is a standard Economy Class seat. An extra charge must be paid to reserve this seat. The aircraft is nice, but they tried to cram too many seats at the passengers expense. Paid extra for legroom and the whole flight was nothing but lines for the bathrooms. The mood lighting was extremely bad it always stayed purple even during the sleeping hours and it made it almost impossible for me to sleep. Seat 66 F is a standard Economy Class seat. We didn't find the seats hard or uncomfortable, even after 11 hours, and there was a decent amount of legroom. Journey from JNB to LHR - plane was full and not impressed that our Seat Plus reservation cancelled by Virgin. Seat 48 K is a standard Economy Class seat. Virgin Atlantic Upper Class bar 787. Absolutely amazed. That's the one word I would use to describe Virgin Atlantic's 787-9s. I really dislike the Herringbone configuration on this plane as there is absolutely no privacy in seats G/K as you face everyone and the partition between seats are very low. I loved flying the 787. What a treat! Seat 3 K is a standard Business Class seat. 2020/02/22 for Seat 56K, on Given the length of this flight, that can make a huge difference for taller travelers. Seat 21 K is a Premium Economy seat however, the close proximity to the lavatories and galley as well as the position of the bassinets may be bothersome. Not good enough for a 12 hour flight. 11.5 hour flight and didn't feel as jet lagged as usual. Our flight home was just as good too. This is the worst seat in business class I have ever had the misfortune to have used. Virgin need to dump this old fashioned herringbone configuration. Seat is a little on the hard side, but overall a great experience on a great airline. I don't fly for the food but it was quite poor too. On the good side, the food was good in the very cramped seats and the video choice excellent. Seat 51 A is a standard Economy Class seat however, the close proximity to the lavatories may be bothersome. I am 5ft8 and I was comfortable enough considering the skinny seats all airlines seem to be transitioning to in economy. 2017/05/14, on Virgin Atlantic Boeing 787-9 (789) Seat Map; Info; Photos; Click any seat for more information. Seat 53 G is a standard Economy Class seat that may have extra legroom due to the exit however, the close proximity to the lavatories may be bothersome. This means that when 2 trolleys are out alongside row 53, then the rear 18 rows, 162 passengers have no access to the toilets. I always travel with a self inflating backpacking seat cushion and I was comfortable the entire flight. Virgin Atlantic 787 Dreamliner Seat Map. Overall a really good flight, great entertainment system with loads of films, good quality screen. Seat 23 C is a standard Premium Economy seat. The 787s (and A330s) represent a huge leap for us and our whole industry in improving our carbon footprint. Flew on the dreamliner to London and loved it. I didn't eat, but my husband said the food was first class. I flew SFO-LHR (10 hours). Note the aisle seats don't have this box so always go for them. Seat 48 F is a standard Economy Class seat. Service was excellent also, with snacks and beverages in between the 2 meals, which were acceptable as well. To be honest I fly a lot, with various airlines, and Virgin are awful I've flown their upper deck 747, A340 and 787. Seat 49 F is a standard Economy Class seat. The plane is great - I found the seats fine and the cabin crew lovely. There is no floor storage for this seat during take-off and landing. Our journey on this flight was excellent. We were flying LHR/SYD/LHR so transferred to CX in HKG. 2018/08/17 for Seat 47A, on Seat 66 C is a standard Economy Class seat in the last row of the aircraft whose proximity to the galleys may be bothersome. Seating layout in Upper Class was very disappointing. Search for flights today. When you pay so much for a seat this is the least i expect. Nothing wrong with the plane but what have VA done with their design. Virgin Atlantic has 31 Upper Class seats on the 787-9, all located between doors one and two. Seat 46 A is a standard Economy Class seat. Food was cheap and awful. The seats 53A and 53K have misaligned windows. The sear is very comfortable in both upright and bed position. It was almost impossible to eat comfortably and the toilets nearby meant an almost constant queue waiting to use them. Awful. An extra charge must be paid to reserve this seat. Most of them have 1-1-1 configuration. Join the crew Join the crew. Seat 56 C is a standard Economy Class seat. There are 5 rows here that have 2-3-2 configuration. Seat 23 G is a standard Premium Economy seat. 2016/03/31 for Seat 46C, on I loved the mood lighting throughout the flight, the comfortable seat, leg room, and the dimmable window. 2017/01/12 for Seat 1A, on Wish they had better alignment with the windows. Seat 64 window seat has no window! They need to rip out the back two centre rows and install some more toilets because only having the one set in the centre of the plane to serve the whole Economy section is chaotic and creates long queues in the aisles, which are narrower than most planes because of Virgin's 3-3-3 layout rather than the more spacious 2-4-2 that most Dreamliner airlines use. 48A for all future flights. 2019/06/04 for Seat 5A, on What was wrong with using the Airbus? Legroom is acceptable if you're not very tall, for me it wasn't really enough but certainly better than some domestic carriers. Popular Planes. Best economy seats on a Virgin Atlantic Airbus A330-300. Seat 56 J is a standard Economy Class seat. Seat 3 G is a standard Business Class seat. Otherwise is stabdard upper class old design seat. Shame as the crew was nice as always, and the food edible for a change. The previous AirNZ flight in the same Dreamliner aircraft seemed to have 6 to 7" more room, despite your charts suggesting 3" more. I have flown many fights on all types of equipment and the effects of poor cabin pressure, ear issues, air quality was very poor. (Obviously Emirates, Qantas etc are another league in their long-haul economy). It was worth the extra money. The Virgin Atlantic Boeing 787-9 aircraft features a three class configuration with 31 lie-flat bed Upper Class seats, 35 Premium Economy seats, and 198 standard Economy class seats. Flight LHR to HGK. These seats offer extra legroom to passengers. 2017/07/02 for Seat 10K, on it is terrible. Seat 59 C is a standard Economy Class seat. Well worth the cost to upgrade comfy seat good pitch smooth quiet flight and Virgin crew are the best - no issues with seat - cabin - service. As a 6'3" user my knees where contacted by a reclined seat in front, for the whole flight, which somewhat ruined the 'premium' experience. 2017/02/03 for Seat 47k, on The self dimming windows are clever but poor for someone like me who pays for a window view. Seat 49 H is a standard Economy Class seat. The extra legroom was great. Width is just about econ premium and the seat angle recline is 60-110 degrees or 180. Photos and description of the plane, Virgin Atlantic – company description and aircrafts fleet, IATA experts named steps that will return airplanes in the sky, Only one European airline company entered TOP-10 rating of the safest in the world, Boeing delivered three big airplanes on New Year’s. Join me on my journey on Virgin Atlantic’s newest Economy Class onboard their Boeing 787-9 from Delhi to London Heathrow. Seat 47 H is a standard Economy Class seat that has extra legroom. Economy class flight. Seat configuration awful. Seat 54 F is a standard Economy Class seat. Good seat position, as previously said there is a box under 46A but it doesn't restrict you very much, I could still fit a rucksack under for takeoff. Seat 65 J is a standard Economy Class seat. Seat 46 D is a standard Economy Class seat. Seat 67 F is a standard Economy Class seat. There is no circulation space at front or back of economy. Seat 47 B is a standard Economy Class seat that has extra legroom. An absolute disaster in design, i am sure the flight crew love the extra space at the back, but it's no good for the paying customer. 2017/02/27 for Seat 47A, on On return, went on economy plus. I love Virgin but won't fly this plane ever again. I like to nap and wake up and eat/read/watch TV. Other passengers tend to congregate in this area while waiting to use lavatories and thus causing discomfort to passengers of these seats. Seat 59 J is a standard Economy Class seat. Seat 66 B is a standard Economy Class seat in the last row of the aircraft whose proximity to the galleys may be bothersome. Seat 60 D is a standard Economy Class seat. Seat 5 A is a standard Business Class seat. Seat 24 F is a standard Premium Economy seat. On way out I sat in the 'window' seat 53A - no window unless reclined - and I felt pushed up against the side of the cabin. Seat 8 K is a standard Business Class seat. Boyce Gamache October 16, 2017 Uncategorized Leave a comment 93 Views. I am so disappointed. Very creepy. A Godsend. One gripe, the tray is in your armrest, it isn't very big and doesn't balance on the other armrest so its a bit lopsided, silly design that makes eating a bit less easy. I did feel more refreshed after arrival and the days after, my jet lag was less for sure. Seat 61 A is a standard Economy Class seat. We had paid to go premium because my husband is 6ft 3 (not outrageously tall these days) the pitch seemed less than on the airbus (flown on the journey out) then as soon as the passenger in front put his seat back, my husband couldn't put his knees together. For older operations please see Jet Tracker. 2019/04/07 for Seat 21K, on Also the seat only lis flat with the back FLIPPED FORWARD necessitating a separate thin pad on top of the Seat 67 G is a standard Economy Class seat whose proximity to the galleys may be bothersome. Business class consists of 31 flat bed seats that are located in 11 rows. 2018/04/04 for Seat A1, on This seat is not a good one if you like to see out of the windows. The average age of planes is 9.4 years. We have 10 of these beauties in our fleet, including Mademoiselle Rouge, Uptown Girl and Lady Stardust. The seat its-self is much firmer than other planes though, use of the blanket made it a bit better. There is no floor storage for this seat during take-off and landing. Also these seats are narrower than standard and have no floor storage during take-off and landing. I can usually fit a handbag and a cabin bag side by side, but could fit only one bag, lying on its side. The crew on this fight was excellent. Seat 24 K is a standard Premium Economy seat. Seat 47 G is a standard Economy Class seat. LHR to LAX Virgin 787-9 set 24H aisle in premium economy - I felt a little wedged in the seat which is obviously narrower due to arm rest housing the tray but on the plus side it has spurred me in to lose weight again. Seat 63 J is a standard Economy Class seat. An extra charge must be paid to reserve this seat. Seat 23 F is a standard Premium Economy seat. Leg room is OK. Narrow but fairly comfortable. 2019/08/23 for Seat 57A, on At 63.69 metres long with a wingspan of 60.3 metres, it's the largest of the twin engine A330's. There is enough room for an average size person to stretch out. Seat 64 H is a standard Economy Class seat. Right at the back of Premium Class so no one behind you. Noisy cabin crew backwards and forwards for supplies and horrible garish neon lighting that kep me awake until they finally turned it off. Registered address. Seat Map and Seating Chart Boeing 787 9 Dreamliner Virgin Atlantic. When the seat in front reclined there was only about 6" of legroom to get out of the seat and you have basically to climb over the armrest to exit. Seat 68 G is a standard Economy Class seat in the last row of the aircraft whose proximity to the galleys may be bothersome. Seat 47 J is a standard Economy Class seat that has extra legroom. 47A 8/10. Seat 65 A is a standard Economy Class seat. Seat 1 K is a standard Business Class seat. I took an inflatable cushion and was very glad of it! Seat 53 J is a standard Economy Class seat that may have extra legroom due to the exit however, the close proximity to the lavatories may be bothersome. 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