Virgin America began selling tickets yesterday on its website and through a toll-free phone number for flights to San Francisco, New York JFK, Los Angeles, Washington Dulles and Las Vegas. Passenger service will begin Aug. 8 with twice-daily SFO-JFK and five-times-daily SFO-LAX flights. "Today is a great day for our team members, for the state of California and for consumers everywhere," said CEO Fred Reid, who will leave the airline later this year as part of its arrangement with US ...

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