Nonstop in upper class with Virgin Atlantic's brand new A350. An inugural flight is the first time an airline flies a new plane or a new route.
Usually the airline celebrates this with a gate party and you will get some champagne and a certificate. Los Angeles will be the next destination in 2020 which will be operated by the A350-1000.
The inaugural flight will take place between London Heathrow and New York City on September 10th.
Other dates to fly with Virgin Atlantic's new A350 are as well bookable for 1550€, see below.
The A350 operates daily but Thursdays on flights VS153 & VS138.
OUTBOUND - PERMITTED 16AUG 19 THROUGH 30SEP 19 FOR EACH TRANSATLANTIC SECTOR. INBOUND - PERMITTED 16AUG 19 THROUGH 10OCT 19 FOR EACH TRANSATLANTIC SECTOR.
RESERVATIONS MUST BE MADE ON/BEFORE 19AUG 19.
TRAVEL FROM LAST STOPOVER MUST COMMENCE NO EARLIER THAN THE FIRST SUN AFTER DEPARTURE OF THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL SECTOR.