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Mile High Geek: Peek At Virgin America's Planes

Mile High Geek: Peek At Virgin America's Planes

We've been complaining about the nightmare that is business trips for ages, but it looks like the future of flight will be completely geek and work friendly.

Gizmodo featured a sneak peek of the new Virgin America planes yesterday revealing each seat will include 110 volt AC current, ethernet and USB ports for charging iPods and phones. They will also accept a QWERTY for the linux-based, thin client, in flight entertainment system.

The planes will feature a "Red Inflight Entertainment System" that includes 18 channel live in-flight satellite entertainment, as well as access to Google Maps and pay-per-view movies The airline is launching August 8.



Check out additional photos on Gizmodo.


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