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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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  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-America-plans-codeshare-with-China-Airlines-403124/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Capacity-tweaks-drive-US-domestic-network-changes-403115/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-LCCs-reap-codeshare-benefits-402367/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/JetBlue-to-move-to-new-Washington-National-gates-in-September-403022/
  • ANALYSIS: Can airlines achieve their Dallas Love Field schedules?

    News | 21 Aug 2014 19:07 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and Virgin America will serve Dallas Love Field when the Wright Amendment is lifted on 13 October, heralding a new, busier era of air service at the airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Can-airlines-achieve-their-Dallas-Love-Field-schedules-402918/
  • ANALYSIS: How capacity cuts hit top US airports

    News | 19 Aug 2014 12:59 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Capacity at more than one dozen of the largest airports in the USA tumbled more than 10% since 2007, as airlines downsized hubs and slashed flights to destinations popular with leisure travellers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-capacity-cuts-hit-top-US-airports-402799/