Virgin America is an American based airline that promises to provide low fares and quality service to passengers between metropolitan cities on the East and West Coast seaboards. With its main hub located at San Francisco International Airport, Virgin America flies to more than twenty destinations in the United States and Mexico. Virgin America was the brainchild of Sir Richard Branson, the entrepreneur behind the British airline Virgin Atlantic Airways. Virgin America has a frequent flyer program called Virgin America Elevate - members of Virgin America Elevate can earn points, benefits and reward flights. Members earn 5 points for every dollar of their base fare and earn reward points when flying internationally on Virgin brand airlines. Members of Virgin America Elevate rewards program can also earn Elevate points with purchases from select partners, such as hotels, airlines, rental car companies and certain shopping destinations.