Virgin America is an airline. It began operations in 2007. Its corporate headquarters are in California. The airline uses Airbus A319 and Airbus A320 aircraft. It flies to destinations throughout the United States and Mexico.
The airline is partly owned by the Virgin Group, which controls Virgin Atlantic Airways and Virgin Australia. However, the Virgin Group will hold less than fifty percent share of the new company, due to U.S. federal laws that do not allow foreign control of domestic airlines.