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  1. Why Richard Branson Once Prank-Called His Own Company Demanding To Speak To Richard BransonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... down observations about his own experiences as a Virgin customer , such as when he noted that he and fellow Virgin America passengers didn't want a hot towel offered to them on a scorching Las Vegas day. He took that bit to management and had the ...

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  2. Passengers Love Just About Everything About Virgin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    On Monday night at the Airline Passenger Experience Expo in Anaheim, California, the APEX Association gave Passenger Choice Awards to airlines who were voted for by passengers. Virgin America cleaned up.

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  3. Gogo Announces Virgin Atlantic as New Partner for Ultra-Fast In-Flight InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Skift

    ... carriers is racing towards equipping 100% of its domestic mainline fleet, while boutique carriers such as Virgin America and Jetblue boast almost complete connectivity across their liveries. With 2Ku connectivity, Gogo hopes to capture a larger ...

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  4. LAX kicks off $508-million renovation of Southwest Airlines terminalRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... Terminal 2 is now undergoing a $300-million makeover while Terminal 3 has been partially remodeled by Virgin America and Virgin Australia. Terminal 5, which houses Delta Air Lines, is undergoing a $250-million upgrade, and United Airlines is ...

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  5. American Airlines agents vote to join unionRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... in favor this time. Unions have had two other major airline industry victories in recent months, with Virgin America flight attendants and JetBlue pilots voting to join unions. Consider if one or more of these tags fits your diary: Civil Rights , ...

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  6. 2014 International UX Awards AnnouncedRead the original story

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    ... experience. This year's Grand Prize Winner went to Work & Co. for its fully-responsive website redesign of Virgin America. Others included Google, Deutsch for Volkswagen, SAP, Interaxon, Method for LUSH Cosmetics, Cantina for the Newport Folk ...

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  7. Virgin America Holds Onto Highest Honors At Passenger Choice AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sys-Con Media

    /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin America once again was named passengers' top pick, taking home the coveted Best Overall Passenger Experience award for the 2014 Passenger Choice Awards. It's the airline's second consecutive win in that category. The Passenger ...

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  8. BTS: 1.6% of July US flights canceled; 76% arrive on-timeRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Air Transport World

    ... carry on to DFW. US airlines with the lowest percentage of canceled July flights were: Hawaiian Airlines and Virgin America (both at 0.1%), Delta Air Lines and Frontier Airlines (both at 0.2%) and Alaska Airlines (0.4%). Envoy Airlines had the ...

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  9. Why Richard Branson Never Goes Anywhere Without A NotebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... is to be his own customer and take notes from his own observations and questions. For example, when he took a Virgin America flight out of Las Vegas on a hot day, he made note of how both he and other customers had no desire to use the routine hot ...

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  10. 'Podtels' Are Going To Shrink The Entire Hotel ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Switched

    ... yourself" attitude, we wouldn't be surprised if the hotel employed a self check-in process. VIRGIN HOTELS Virgin America rocked our world when they came onto the airline scene with leather seats, purple ambient lighting, a kick-ass in-flight ...

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  11. Dallas Love Field Upgrades Nearly FinishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS Local

    ... and Southwest Airlines will open up two more gates. Then, on October 13, when the Wright Amendment expires, Virgin America will operate from two gates as well. "It's going to be awesome," said traveler Arlene Lewis. "I can go see family without ...

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  12. Changes coming to Love FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... into the new terminal. Southwest will open two more gates and new food and retail concessions will open. Virgin America will start taking flight at Love Field after Oct. 13, bringing the total number of new gates in the new terminal to 20. Read or ...

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  13. Twitter Analysis Suggests Best and Worst Airlines, Virgin America WinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Forbes.com

    ... might drive up the entertainment category. Luminoso ranked American Airlines, Delta, jetBlue, United and Virgin America in eight categories including fees, luggage and crew. Their analysis found that overall, Virgin America ranked the highest in ...

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  14. Middle class squeeze occurs at 35,000 feetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Examiner.com

    On a recent trip to California, I flew Virgin America Airlines for the first time. I thought maybe that airline might offer something the others do not: more legroom.

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  15. 5 Travel Brands Winning on Social Media for the Week Ending September 12, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Skift

    ... support on Twitter. Follow us for news, updates and answers to your questions wherever you are. On weekdays, Virgin America tweets three to four times. Last week, it engaged its fans with well-curated content that included a fill in the blank ...

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  16. Airlines create rush hour, Las Vegas myths, free texting in the airRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Tripso.com

    ... irTran, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Japan Airlines, United Airlines, US Airways, and Virgin America.

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  17. Analysis: Amid Alibaba fever, reasons for caution in IPO marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Reuters

    ... enthusiasm for some of the hot names coming later this year, including web hosting company GoDaddy, airline Virgin America, and possibly burger chain Shake Shack, which has been exploring an IPO. Roughly one-third of the 188 stocks that debuted this ...

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  18. Amid Alibaba fever, reasons for caution in IPO marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Reuters

    ... enthusiasm for some of the hot names coming later this year, including web hosting company GoDaddy, airline Virgin America, and possibly burger chain Shake Shack, which has been exploring an IPO. Roughly one-third of the 188 stocks that debuted this ...

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  19. Investors see reason for caution in IPO market amid Alibaba feverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | South China Morning Post

    ... enthusiasm for some of the hot names coming later this year, including web hosting company GoDaddy, airline Virgin America and possibly burger chain Shake Shack, which has been exploring a listing. Roughly one-third of the 188 stocks that debuted ...

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  20. T-Mobile's New Wi-Fi Features a Wake-up Call for the CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | TheStreet.com

    ... text and picture messages on any Gogo-equipped flight on a U.S.-based airline including American/U.S. Air and Virgin America . -- Written by Gary Krakow in New York. To submit a news tip, send an email to tips@thestreet.com .

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