Virgin America files for U.S. IPO

July 28 Mon Jul 28, 2014 6:17am EDT

July 28 (Reuters) - Virgin America Inc, the low-cost airline partly owned by Sir Richard Branson, filed for an initial public offering of shares.

Barclays and Deutsche Bank Securities are the lead underwriters, the company said in a regulatory filing on Monday. ( (Reporting by Tanya Agrawal; Editing by Ted Kerr)