Virgin Atlantic has announced two new flights to the US.
From 31st March 2019 passengers can fly from London Heathrow to Las Vegas. This route replaces the current Gatwick to Las Vegas flight.
In addition Virgin Atantic has announced a second daily flight from Heathrow to Boston from the same date.
The Las Vegas flight will be operated by a Boeing 787 with 31 Upper Class seats, 35 Premium seats and 192 economy seats. The Boston service will be operated by an A330-300. Both routes are on sale now.
There will also be a return of the seasonal flight from Heathrow to Barbados operating between 11th December 2018 and 19th February 2019.
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