Regional Airlines

News and issues relating specifically to regional airlines, including aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training; and coverage of annual conventions of the U.S. Regional Airline Association (RAA) and European Regions Airline Association (ERA).

Sep 7, 2014 - 12:35 AM
Service begins this month with a wet-leased Fokker 50.
Sep 7, 2014 - 12:15 AM
Republic seeks to cut costs by reducing its air operator certificates from three to two.
Aug 11, 2014 - 12:50 PM
Eight survivors taken to a Tehran hospital.
Aug 4, 2014 - 1:15 AM
The contract calls for the airframer to install the system in all 50 of Tianjin Airlines’ E-Jets.
Aug 4, 2014 - 12:55 AM
STC allows the SSJ100 to land at Cat IIIa-certified runways under certain visibility and crosswind conditions.
Aug 4, 2014 - 12:25 AM
The regional expects to add the first of 20 new airplanes to its fleet early next year.
Jul 6, 2014 - 4:30 AM
Plans call for the PW127N to progressively roll into Avianca’s ATR fleet throughout this year and next.
Jul 6, 2014 - 4:05 AM
PSA plans to start operating the jet under the American Eagle brand “later this summer.”
Jul 6, 2014 - 3:55 AM
Flybe Finland has agreed to open new routes from Helsinki to the Russian destinations of Nizhny Novgorod, Samara and Kazan on behalf of Finnair.
Jul 6, 2014 - 3:35 AM
Delivery of the engine marks a major milestone toward final assembly of the first MRJ90 flight-test aircraft.