Virgin USA query?

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As the title says. Anyone remember Virgin USA or what happened to it? Was all hype for a few months then seeminglt dissapeared.
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Well can anyone give me any news on the following start up airlines: - Air Commuter (could be risky talking about it) Air Tigra Exxavia GCI Airlines Global Spirit Airlines Loch Lomond Sea planes Nexus Tara Airlines Source: http://www.jethros.i12.com/FLEETS/INDEX.htm
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Something about Nexus was posted a few weeks ago. They are having problems bringing in the passengers or something.

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Air Commuter (could be risky talking about it)
Trading name of Rangemile. Have applied to start JER-IOM/Wolverhampton from 1st Nov http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/213/1717.pdf
Air Tigra
I think they are to operate out of EMA
GCI Airlines
As the name suggest, want to operate out of Guernsey but the last I heard this was a few years ago in Airliner World
Global Spirit Airlines
Want to start MAN-ISB with a European B747
Loch Lomond Sea planes
As the name suggests, a sea plane operator on Loch Lomond
Nexus
See http://forum.keypublishing.co.uk/showthread.php?t=49366&highlight=nexus http://forum.keypublishing.co.uk/showthread.php?t=49847&highlight=nexus
Tara Airlines
Want to fly LTN-Mumbai
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Ok, how does all this answer my question?
Anyone remember Virgin USA or what happened to it? Was all hype for a few months then seeminglt dissapeared.

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Sorry for hijacking the thread, just thought I'd add a few other start ups in the making I know nothing about.
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last i heard was that Airbus A320's were to be the airlines planes of choice but that was several months ago

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The Virgin Group USA website appears to have no mention of the airline http://www.virginusa.com/
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Ok guys, thanks for that.