Business-jet operator JetSuite has launched a new, California-based public charter service called JetSuiteX, which will operate 10 used, refurbished 30-seat Embraer ERJ-135 regional jets acquired from the manufacturer.

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Virgin America filed an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation on March 12 for the right to operate two non-stop daily flights to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport from its home base of San Francisco International Airport.

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Alaska Airlines is expanding its Hawaii schedule by upgrading to daily, nonstop service from the California cities of Oakland and San Jose to Lihue on the island of Kauai and Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii on March 12, 2012.

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San Francisco’s Aquarium of the Bay has unveiled an interactive exhibit focusing on the vastly important ecosystems of the tidal marshes and mudflats of San Francisco Bay.

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Customers who fly Alaska Airlines or Horizon Air from California’s Bay Area through September 30 can earn up to 40 per cent off the fares for Alaska Airlines’ new nonstop flights between Oakland and the Hawaiian Islands starting this fall.

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