Virgin America

Virgin America first Airline for A320neo booked

Courtesy Airbus Monday January 17, 2011 Airbus announced that its 10,000th order with a firm contract from Virgin America for 60 A320s, including 30 A320neo aircraft. This is the first firm order for the A320 new engine option; therefore Virgin America becomes the launch customer for the A320neo. This formalizes and expands an initial commitment…

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Dallas New Destination For Virgin

Dallas Fort Worth is a new destination for Virgin America effective December 1, 2010. The new route will begin with Los Angeles (LAX) – Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) December 1. There after follows SFO – DFW effective December 6. Other markets set to be added after the December 1 inaugural flight to Dallas are Seattle…

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Virgin America set to acquire 40 more Airbus A320 Aircraft

Photo Provided Courtesy of Airbus Virgin America and Airbus signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for 40 Airbus A320 aircraft today at the Farnborough International Air Show. The order will triple Virgin America’s fleet going forward.  The airline indicated it would announce its choice of engines for the additional aircraft once the purchase agreement…

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