Lufthansa Technik reached agreement with Virgin America on a 10-year contract valued at more than $250 million to provide total material operations and line maintenance support for the San Francisco-based startup. Under the contract, LHT will establish central component and supplies depots at SFO and New York JFK and in the future will operate similar depots at other airports as VA's network grows. VA, which still is seeking its operating certificate (ATWOnline, April 12), plans to operate a ...

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