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Alaska Airlines Drops Virgin America Brand in 2019, But Keeps Carrier's Popular Features

In its bid to dominate the U.S. West Coast, Alaska Airlines will retire the Virgin America brand by the end of 2019. The move was announced just three months after the acquisition of the Richard Branson-led carrier.

Business Tech March 23, 2017

No, The 'Galaxy Note 7' Wi-Fi Hotspot Didn't Delay Or Cancel Flight, Virgin America Says

Virgin America refutes a recent report that one of its flight got delayed due to a Galaxy Note 7 prank. The company, however, did not comment on whether a passenger indeed trolled its flight 358 by renaming his Wi-Fi hotspot with the notorious Samsung device.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 23, 2016

Alaska Air Nearing Deal To Buy Richard Branson's Virgin America

According to reports from deal insiders, Alaska Air is outbidding JetBlue airways and nearing a deal to acquire Virgin America for over $2 billion. The deal may be announced as early as Monday.

Business April 3, 2016

Virgin America Receives Takeover Offers From Alaska Air Group, JetBlue Airways

Virgin America mulls buyout offers from JetBlue Airways and Alaska Air Group. Virgin America, founded by Richard Branson, increased its market valuation as a result of the talks.

Business March 30, 2016

Many Airlines Fail To Offer Passengers Healthy Food: Survey

In a latest survey, Virgin America emerged as the airline offering the healthiest menu to its passengers. Which other U.S. airlines scored high on calorie count and nutritional information, and which ones provided the least healthy in-flight fare?

Life January 1, 2016

Virgin America Partners With Spotify To Offer Free In-Flight Streaming

Virgin America passengers will now be able to stream Spotify’s full catalog as well as listen to curated playlists by city on aircraft equipped with ViaSat’s high-speed Wi-Fi.

Deals October 20, 2015

JetBlue Promises In-Flight Wi-Fi With 20Mbps Connection Per Device For All Flights In 2016

JetBlue has advanced its effort in a bid to provide free Wi-Fi service on its every flight by fall of 2016. Soon, its passengers will be treated with free, fast Internet and entertainment.

Internet October 15, 2015

Virgin America Adds Android In-Flight Entertainment System: What Do Other Airlines Offer?

Virgin America is testing out Android-based in-flight entertainment, but it isn't the only airline to offer passengers entertainment options.

Apps/Software June 12, 2015

GoPro Will Launch Custom-Designed Roku Channel This Spring

GoPro is launching a new GoPro Channel that will cater to users of the TV streaming boxes from Roku. The new channel would allow GoPro to deliver a number of its action sports videos to the millions of Roku users.

Internet February 6, 2015

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