11-Jan-2010 8:46 AM

Virgin America remains a U.S. citizen, DOT finds

US Department of Transportation announced (08-Jan-2010), after conducting a thorough review, it has found that Virgin America "remains a US citizen and remains under the actual control of US citizens". Under US law, only airlines that meet the standards for US citizenship may hold authority to operate as a US airline. [more] [more - Perspective]