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  1. Branson Beats Virgin Australia Shareholders With $82 Million FeeRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... been cheaper than building a new image, Borghetti said in the interview. The brand is also used by airlines Virgin America Inc. and Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd., as well as the space tourism company Virgin Galactic Ltd. The original royalty ...

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  2. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... 8 NUMBER OF SHARES IN ISSUE 1,160,000 CODE )--The Great Courses is taking to the skies - Starting February 1, Virgin America will offer a series of its enlightening lectures on demand through the Red in-flight ...

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  3. Flying Gets Smarter: The Great Courses Boards Virgin America FlightsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Starting February 1, lecture topics from Ancient Egypt to healthy carbs will be available on-demand through the Red in-flight entertainment system )--The Great Courses, now celebrating its 25th year as the leading global media brand for lifelong learning and personal enrichment, is taking to the skies. Virgin America will offer a series of enlightening lectures with stellar professors on demand through the Red in-flight entertainment system.

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  4. Pay raises, fuel hedges to boost Virgin America's 2015 costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Air Transport World

    San Francisco-based Virgin America has revealed that pay raises for most employees and above-market fuel hedges through the second quarter will push its 2015 costs above previous ... "Pay raises, fuel hedges to boost Virgin America's 2015 costs" is part of ATW Plus , our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine.

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  5. Pesky Discount Airlines Put the Heat on American and US AirwaysRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Skift

    ... Airport in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Those pesky discount airlines, including Spirit, Southwest, JetBlue, Virgin America and Frontier, adversely impacted American Airlines Group's performance in the fourth quarter but American and US Airways struck ...

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  6. Taking Flight: Is the Latest Venue Trend in the Air?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | BiZBash Event Style News

    ... of such successful approaches to event marketing goes back at least as far as 2008, when HBO partnered with Virgin America to fly an Entourage -branded plane. The flight showed an advance screening of the show and offered first-class perks between ...

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  7. Wi-Fi Study: Good News for U.S. FlyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsFactor

    ... and JetBlue added 386 flights with Wi-Fi. Of course, Wi-Fi is only helpful if your phone battery doesn't die. Virgin America, Alaska Airlines, and United Airlines lead on offering both Wi-Fi and power on the same flights. The report reveals the core ...

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  8. Virgin America Rating Increased to Outperform at Raymond JamesRead the original story

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Raymond James' price target would suggest a potential upside of 16.12% from the stock's previous close. Virgin America ( NYSE:VA ) traded up 0.22% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $37.03. The stock had a trading volume of 1,526,573 shares. ...

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  9. New app creates pop-up social networks at hotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... of sorts, which has social messaging networks that allow travellers to connect within a specific space. Virgin America enables passengers to tap into its in-flight entertainment system to send texts to other fliers on board. Another app, dubbed ...

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  10. Report: Hershey to acquire Sonoma's Krave JerkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Business Journal

    ... bags of the jerky, and single-serving bags are available in hotel mini-bars such as Four Seasons and on Virgin America airline, as well as in corporate cafeterias at Google, Lululemon and Nike. Hershey has extensive distribution throughout the ...

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  11. Even More Double Points from Virgin AmericaRead the original story

    Tuesday | SmarterTravel

    Virgin America started the new year with a double-points promotion for a handful of its more popular flights, through February 28. The airline has launched yet another promotion, featuring double points on a host of additional routes, and extending the end date of the previous promotion until the end of March. Through March 31, members of the Elevate program can earn double points for Virgin America flights on the following routes: Between San Francisco or Los Angeles and Austin, Boston, Cancun, Chicago, Dallas, Fort Lauderdale, Los Cabos, New York, Newark, Orlando, Puerto Vallarta, Seattle, and Washington, DC Double points always trump normal earnings, to be sure.

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  12. Continuing Ed At 30,000 Feet: Virgin America Offers The Great CoursesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Forbes.com

    ... music and catching up on the latest TV series and movies. Now there is something new. Beginning February 1st, Virgin America flights will offer a selection of free lectures from The Great Courses - with topics ranging from cooking tips to what ...

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  13. JetBlue to add first-class seatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2013 | LA Daily News

    ... and United Airlines are all in the process of putting lie-flat beds in their premium cabins on those routes. Virgin America, which also flies from coast to coast, has a traditional first class cabin with larger seats. The New York-based airline ...

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  14. Delta Air Lines starting hourly shuttle service between LAX and San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2013 | LA Daily News

    ... route is among the most competitive in the world. In addition to Delta, Southwest, American, United and Virgin America fly the route. United, which has hubs at LAX and SFO, has 15 flights between the cities on most days, tops of any carrier. ...

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  15. San Francisco International Airport GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2012 | USA Today

    ... Terminal, the A gates ( One World , etc.) are busiest from noon to 3 p.m. Workarounds: Terminal 2 (Virgin America and American Airlines) is connected with Terminal 1, Boarding Area C (Delta). Terminal 3 and the G-side International gates (mostly ...

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  16. Which Airlines Have the Best Wi-Fi?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PC Magazine

    ... Overall, 52 airlines around the world now offer in-flight Wi-Fi in most regions; in the U.S., Delta and Virgin America earn top honors (though not everyone is impressed ). Delta - the largest U.S. airline - offers "by far" the most flights and ...

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  17. Airlines Drop Fuel Surcharges, but Flights Don't Get CheaperRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TIME.com

    ... into base airfare prices, and the amount paid out of pocket by passengers will remain stubbornly high. Virgin America said that coach passengers can expect to see a decrease of perhaps AUD$40 (a measly $32 in U.S. currency) on tickets between the ...

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  18. Sky-high Wi-Fi becoming a reality on more flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NorthJersey.com

    ... Delta Air Lines, an early adopter, offers by far the most flights with Wi-Fi, with Southwest Airlines and Virgin America rating highly for the percentage of flights offering the service. United has been a laggard but is quickly ramping up, adding ...

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  19. Lyft overhauls its brand to become the next Virgin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Mashable

    If you were to ask people on the street which companies come to mind when you say "Lyft," their responses would likely either be "What's that?" or " Uber ." While Lyft may compete in the increasingly crowded ride-hailing space, the company looks to airlines like Southwest and Virgin America as models for how to be disruptive and successful transportation businesses with some personality and flair.

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  20. Lyft revenue grew five-fold last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Crain's New York Business

    ... orldwide in 2014 Lyft's marketing campaign was led by creative director Jesse McMillin, who previously was at Virgin America Inc. The promotion was designed with the help of San Francisco-based advertising agency Eleven Inc.

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