Virgin America confirmed it has gained four new slot pairs at Washington National Airport (DCA) as part of the American Airlines/US Airways divestiture required by the carriers’ settlement with the US Department of Justice (DOJ). DOJ agreed to drop its lawsuit against the American-US Airways merger if the airlines divested 52 DCA slot pairs. Southwest Airlines and JetBlue Airways previously confirmed they had won a combined 47 of the 52 slot pairs. The four DCA slot pairs going to ...

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