So, Virgin America Airlines starts a service from Los Angeles to Las Vegas. You book a ticket for yourself on the plane, or search for cheap flights to find deals elsewhere. Midway through the flight, the air hostess comes over to you and hands you an exotic-looking rusty-orange-coloured cocktail. But you didn’t order it. She then tells you that the heady drink is a gift from the cute guy in the third row, yeah, the one in blue shirt and khaki trousers. You gape at the air hostess and at the man who just waved at you in style. You can barely manage a smile. Mid-air hitting! Wasn’t that something that happened only in pubs and bars? Is it even allowed, you want to ask the cheeky hostess?
Shall we, mademosielle?
Well, it is. At least on the Virgin America flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas. You wouldn’t expect any less from the flamboyant Richard Branson. Trust the enterprising tycoon to come up with something as quirky as this. On this flight, you can send a cocktail to a total stranger. All those who always complained that your co-passenger never turned out to be someone hot, can now relax. A flirty flight is assured for you. “As founder of the Virgin group, I’ve been in my share of compromising positions,” he says in “Sir Richard Branson’s Guide to Getting Lucky at 35,000 Feet’. Wonder if our desi Branson, a certain Mr Mallya, is listening. However, there is nothing the flight guys can do if you are turned down.
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