Articles Tagged ‘Virgin America’
Virgin America connects New York JFK, NY, and Palm Springs, CA
Virgin America inaugurates low-frequency services from New York JFK, NY, to Palm Springs, CA.
Virgin America launches new route to Washington Reagan Airport
Virgin America now flies from San Francisco International Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in D.C.
Sunshine Coast celebrates Cake win; more celebrations in Baltimore, Cancun and Belfast
Sunshine Coast Airport in Australia was thrilled to win Cake of the Week, but who was disappointed not to win? Which airport was happy to see the return of British Airways? How was Richard Branson dressed up to celebrate Virgin Atlantic’s latest route? And how did Baltimore/Washington celebrate Condor’s arrival?
Virgin America launches flights to Portland, Oregon
Virgin America now flies from Los Angeles and San Francisco in California to Portland, Oregon.
Virgin America launches San Francisco to Philadelphia route
Virgin America now flies to its latest destination Philadelphia from San Francisco as well.
Philadelphia welcomes Virgin America and Alaska Airlines; serving 16 European destinations non-stop this summer
More freedom (of choice) for Philadelphians this summer with the arrival of not one, but two new carriers. Virgin America flights started last week and Alaska Airlines arrives in June, but how dominant is US Airways at the airport? How has traffic developed in the last decade and how does Philadelphia’s European offering compare with […]
Virgin America makes Philadelphia its 17th market
Virgin America launches Los Angeles to Philadelphia flights versus US Airways, United and Delta.
Even more sunny Philadelphia: Virgin America makes PHL 17th destination; LA and SFO flights start April
Which carriers will Virgin America be competing against when it starts these routes in April? Which carrier operates one of these routes seasonally? And what do US government statistics reveal about air fares in both of these markets? We also have a selection of quotes including one from Mayor Nutter.
Virgin America makes Palm Springs its 16th destination
Virgin America launches daily seasonal intra-Californian flights between San Francisco and Palm Springs. Also offering ‘same plane’ service between JFK and Palm Springs.
Virgin America’s route network; which destinations have the highest (and lowest) load factors in 2010 and 2011?
Virgin America has now been operating for over four years, but which routes from Los Angeles and San Francisco have the fewest empty seats? Which new route is performing well, and which destination appears to be lagging behind all others? And why does Hugh Jackman get a mention in our story?
Virgin America launches third route to Mexico
Virgin America now flies from San Francisco International Airport to Puerto Vallarta in Mexico.
New airline routes launched (24 – 30 May 2011)
49 routes started in the last week, eight of which were to the Spanish island Ibiza. But which two airlines launched the same US domestic route? Which Asian low-cost carrier continued expanding with its third international route? And how come there is a new link between Baku in Azerbaijan and Aberdeen in Scotland?