by Emma Slater
The RYA is pleased to announce a new partnership with Virgin Atlantic Flightstore. This exciting new partnership will enable RYA members to take advantage of some fantastic benefits when booking Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Atlantic Little Red flights.
Virgin Atlantic Flightstore are offering all RYA members up to 10% off airfare and access to specialist sports consultants, who have a wealth of experience in dealing with a range of sports, including rugby, sailing and football, to co-ordinate group and specialist holidays.
Members can also take advantage of the flexibility of being able to date or route change and make cancellations up to the day of departure (terms and conditions apply).
Furthermore, all RYA Gold members will receive instant Silver membership to the Virgin Atlantic Flying Club with a fast track available to Gold membership offering:
·50% more Flying Club miles whenever you fly with Virgin Atlantic.
·Priority treatment at the airport with Premium Economy Check In, whatever your class of travel.
·Complimentary Regus businessworld gold membership giving you access to office facilities around the world, worth £199 a year and much more.
'We are delighted to be able to offer this great new benefit to our members', explains Conor Swift, RYA Membership Manager. 'Many of our members like to travel far afield to enjoy their boating and having this partnership in place means our members can take advantage of these specially negotiated deals and make the most of their holiday.'
Virgin Atlantic flies to 36 destinations around the world as far apart as San Francisco, Shanghai and Sydney. The airline recently launched its domestic service Little Red, flying passengers from Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Manchester to London Heathrow and onto Virgin Atlantic's long-haul network.
Further information on the RYA member offer visit available at RYA member and for the RYA Gold member offer visit RYA Gold member