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  1. Designing Flight Search for Mobile - Digital Marketing News This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Skift

    ... really "worked" on mobile. There's simply too much detail involved with purchases to make it worthwhile. Virgin America's new mobile search interface hopes to change that. Even as mobile purchases for other travel products like hotels and rental ...

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  2. Virgin America Gets an AppRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PC Magazine

    The airline admitted its customers have been waiting a long time, and said it will launch an app later this summer. With its Netflix streaming and its inflight entertainment system that lets passengers buy drinks for other passengers and even register to vote , Virgin America likes to bill itself as the hippest airline in the US.

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  3. Passenger Experience-July 28, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Air Transport World

    ... mid-trip, and payment and expense management, all on the traveler's mobile device. San Francisco-based Virgin America has introduced SeatBoost, an app enabling airlines to host live auctions for premium seat upgrades right before passengers board a ...

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  4. Virgin America's app has Spotify playlists based on your tripRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Engadget Mobile

    Virgin America revealed a major overhaul to its website back in 2014, and now it finally has an app for Android and iOS. As you might expect, the retooled mobile software has a similar look and feel to the web portal, but you can use it to book flights, manage upgrades and access boarding passes on the go.

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  5. Virgin America's New App Lets You Book a Flight in 60 SecondsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Conde Nast Traveler

    2015 RCA winner Virgin America boasts fleet-wide Wi-Fi , sleek mood lighting, seat-to-seat chat functionality, individual touch-screens streaming Netflix, and more-basically, it had all the accoutrements of an airline befitting its tech-heavy home ...

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  6. Virgin America app arrives with Spotify integrationRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Macworld

    Mobile apps have made air travel a little bit more tolerable, but for a while one of the most-loved airlines had a noticeably missing mobile component. Well, not anymore: Virgin America's app has finally arrived, and it looks like it was worth the wait.

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  7. Virgin America Inc (VA) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Strong Sell"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Political

    According to Zacks, "Virgin America Inc. is a premium airline providing scheduled air travel services in the continental United States and Mexico. The Company offers a wide range of services such as transporting passengers between cities in the United States, providing in-flight food, beverages, and entertainment, and assisting customers with scheduling flights.

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  8. After another record quarter, Alaska Air joins S&P 500 IndexRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    Alaska Air Group Inc., the parent company to Alaska Airlines and Horizon, reported another record quarter of income and revenue for the period ended June 30. The company's balance sheet of strong cash flow and low debt is allowing it to purchase Virgin America and led the S&P 500 to add Alaska Air Group to its index in the second quarter. Photo/Ted S. Warren/AP Alaska Air Group Inc. netted another record second quarter profit of $263 million, the company announced July 21, and continues to pay down debt as it prepares to close a $4 billion deal to purchase West Coast competitor Virgin America.

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  9. Lufthansa/Airbnb: Lufthansa Airbnb ListingRead the original story

    Wednesday | Advertising Age

    ... latform. Previously, however, Airbnb did team with KLM when it listed an apartment on in an airplane and with Virgin America on a program that allowed the airline's Elevate members to earn points through their Airbnb stays.

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  10. Virgin joins growing list of low-cost airlines adding service at NewarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Newark Star-Ledger

    The California-based airline Virgin America announced Wednesday it will add two additional daily roundtrip flights between California and New Jersey, starting mid-November. "We thank the Federal Aviation Administration for opening up this access, which will allow us to offer our guests even more choice when traveling from the East Coast with up to 25 flights departing the New York metropolitan area each day," Virgin America's Director of Network Planning Adam Green said in a statement.

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  11. Denver airport rolls out nearly 10,000 charging outletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | USA Today

    ... Richard Branson checks in with the flight crew working the inaugural flight from San Francisco to Denver on Virgin America on March 15, 2016. A makeup artist applies powder to a Virgin America passenger before the inaugural SFO-Denver flight on ...

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  12. Forget a cabin in the woods try one in the sky! Airline lists...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    ... impressions related to this offer.' 'We have worked with KLM on listing an entire airplane and teamed up with Virgin America but this is the first time an airline offers seats through our website.'

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  13. Virgin America Expands Service To New York AreaRead the original story

    Wednesday | Travel Industry Wire

    Virgin America, the California-based airline reinventing flying, today announced an expansion of service at Newark International Airport to a total of four daily nonstop flights to both Los Angeles International Airport and San Francisco International Airport as of November 18, 2016. The new service comes as the Federal Aviation Administration approved Virgin America's request to operate two additional daily flights to Newark.

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  14. JPMorgan Upgrades Alaska but Says Airline Industry Outlook Dim Until Fourth QuarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TheStreet.com

    ... seat mile has been flat for three consecutive years. Alaska is awaiting regulatory approval for a merger with Virgin America . Meanwhile, "Southwest continues to resist certain industry efforts aimed at improving revenue (i.e. bag fees and plain ...

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  15. Virgin America Inc (VA) Cut to "Strong Sell" at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "Virgin America Inc. is a premium airline providing scheduled air travel services in the continental United States and Mexico. The Company offers a wide range of services such as transporting passengers between cities in the United States, providing in-flight food, beverages, and entertainment, and assisting customers with scheduling flights.

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  16. JetBlue Eyes First Trans-Atlantic Flights With Airbus A321 OrderRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... cities in the eastern U.S. The airline is stepping up the growth of Mint after missing out on a chance to buy Virgin America Inc. earlier this year, with the goal of claiming a bigger piece of cross-country markets by offering first-class service at ...

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  17. JetBlue Airways (JBLU) Robin Hayes on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Seeking Alpha

    ... ed we'll optimistically add more Mint service to the Caribbean over winter weekends. Our original interest in Virgin America was largely driven by the attractiveness of the West Coast, a very important part of the country. We

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  18. 5 Takeaways from JetBlue's Earnings CallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Skift

    ... opportunity across the Atlantic, it suffers from the same thing - extremely high fares." When it tried to buy Virgin America, JetBlue was interested partly because it wanted to bolster its West Coast franchise. But since Alaska won the bidding , ...

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  19. Virgin America Stockholders Approve Merger Deal With Alaska AirRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Stockholders in Virgin America have approved the acquisition of their airline by Alaska Airlines . The chairman of Virgin America announced the voting results at a brief shareholders meeting Tuesday.

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  20. 'The Premier Airline On The West Coast': Virgin America...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Benzinga

    Virgin America Inc and Alaskan Airlines ) have officially teamed up to create the " Premier Airline for West Coast travelers ." Virgin America shareholders announced Tuesday that they have approved the merger after a vote to approve the merger agreement with Alaskan Airlines.

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