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  • Virgin America flight attendants vote for TWU representation

    ​Flight attendants at Virgin America have voted in favour of representation by the Transport Workers Union, the first employee group at the carrier to approve union representation.

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  • Virgin America files for IPO

    Virgin America has filed a registration statement with the US Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed initial...

  • Washington National operator weighs expansion options

    ​The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) is evaluating four options to expand terminal facilities at...

  • Virgin America in Love Field push ahead of city council meeting

    Virgin America has launched a campaign to secure two gates at Dallas Love Field airport, ahead of a Dallas City Council...

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  • ANALYSIS: Southwest's got a brand new bag

    News | 10 Sep 2014 20:45 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    The excitement in the air was palpable when Southwest Airlines chief executive Gary Kelly stepped on stage in the jam-packed hangar at the airline's headquarters at Dallas Love Field on 8 September, surrounded by what felt like thousands of Southwest employees.
  • American sees impact on Dallas traffic from Love Field opening

    News | 03 Sep 2014 18:11 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines sees a negative impact to local traffic on its flights from Dallas/Fort Worth International airport, following the liberalisation of flights from nearby Dallas Love Field in October.
  • Virgin America plans codeshare with China Airlines

    News | 28 Aug 2014 15:34 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Virgin America has requested for authority to display China Airlines' code on its flights.
  • ANALYSIS: Capacity tweaks drive US domestic network changes

    News | 28 Aug 2014 13:17 | Edward Russell

    ​Tweaking routes to achieve the most efficient and profitable network is a never-ending task for airlines. Questions like whether or not to fly three-times a day between Chicago and Omaha on a Boeing 737 or six-times a day on a Bombardier CRJ200 are common.
  • ANALYSIS: LCCs reap codeshare benefits

    News | 28 Aug 2014 13:00 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Codeshare partnerships, once synonymous with legacy carriers and airline alliances, have made inroads in recent years with low-cost carriers. In particular, low-cost airlines in North and South America are leading the charge, snapping up interline and codeshare deals – all without the costs of joining an alliance.
  • JetBlue to move to new Washington National gates in September

    News | 26 Aug 2014 15:41 | Edward Russell

    ​JetBlue Airways will move to four gates in terminal B at Ronald Reagan Washington National airport in September, as it adds 12 new flights from the slot restricted airport.