Tag Archives: 2800

Alaska Airlines repaints its first ex-Virgin America Airbus A320

Alaska Airlines (Seattle/Tacoma) has started the re-painting process of the Virgin America fleet.

Alaska has just departed from being “Proudly All Boeing” (the inscription on the nose of their Boeing fleet).

Alaska Airlines has released photos of the first former Virgin America Airbus A320 to be repainted – the pictured A320-214 N625VA (msn 2800).

Photos Alaska Airlines.

Virgin America is coming to San Jose, California

Virgin America (San Francisco) is expanding in the Bay Area. The airline will add Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) to its route map as of May 1, 2013. Virgin America will launch service from SJC to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on this date, supplementing its base from nearby SFO.

In five and a half years of flying, Virgin America has grown from three aircraft to a fleet of 52, with expansion to 19 destinations.

Copyright Photo: Ton Jcohems. Airbus A320-214 N625VA (msn 2800) arrives in Los Angeles.

Virgin America: AG Slide Show

Current routes (red) from Los Angeles:

Please click on the map for the full-size view.

Please click on the map for the full-size view.

Virgin America to lease four Airbus A320s from Sahaab Aircraft Leasing

Virgin America (San Francisco) will lease four Airbus A320-200s from Sahaab Aircraft Leasing, a subsidiary of the Jazeera Airways Group.

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Copyright Photo: Bruce Drum. Airbus A320-214 N625VA (msn 2800) taxies to the gate at Seattle/Tacoma.

Virgin America to fly to Cancun and Cabo

Virgin America (San Francisco) has announced it will serve San Jose del Cabo International Airport (SJD) and Cancun International Airport (CUN) with nonstop flights from California starting this winter. Nonstop flights launch from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to SJD as of December 16, 2010, from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to CUN as of January 19, 2011, and from SFO-CUN as of January 20, 2011.

Copyright Photo: Bruce Drum. Airbus A320-214 N625VA (msn 2800) awaits takeoff clearance at Seattle/Tacoma.

Virgin America loses $35.5 million in the first quarter

Virgin America (San Francisco) reported a net loss of $35.5 million in the first quarter.

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Copyright Photo: Bruce Drum. Airbus A320-214 N625VA (msn 2800) holds for the gate at Seattle/Tacoma.

Virgin America loses $15.7 million in 2Q

 

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Please click on photo for full view, information and other photos.

Virgin America (San Francisco) announced it lost $15.7 million in the second quarter ending on June 30.

 

Press release:

finance.yahoo.com/news/Virgin-America-Reports-2009-prnews-815896985.html?x=0&.v=1