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).

Nov 23, 2009 - 6:41 AM
FAA Administrator Randy Babbitt called on members of the Regional Airline Association (RAA) to participate in voluntary safety information programs such as
Oct 29, 2009 - 8:30 AM
Pinnacle Airlines and its pilots must head back to the bargaining table now that the airline’s ALPA-represented crewmembers failed to ratify tentative cont
Oct 29, 2009 - 8:28 AM
Embraer has received ISA+39-deg C certification for the E190 from Brazil’s National Civil Aviation Agency (ANAC) and the FAA, the company announced last mo
Oct 29, 2009 - 8:04 AM
Republic Airways plans to ground the last of nine remaining Boeing 717s it acquired with its <link 1 _blank - "http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-pa
Oct 29, 2009 - 8:00 AM
Mitsubishi Aircraft scored an enormous marketing coup last month when it signed its first customer outside Japan for the 78- to 92-seat MRJ.
Oct 15, 2009 - 11:55 AM
Republic Airways today said it will acquire 10 Embraer 190ARs from US Airways.
Oct 2, 2009 - 7:28 AM
Mitsubishi Aircraft scored an enormous marketing coup today when it signed the first letter of intent from a non-Japanese airline for its new MRJ.
Oct 1, 2009 - 8:48 AM
The fortunes of Bombardier Aerospace’s regional jet business received a considerable boost last month when American Airlines announced the signing of a let
Oct 1, 2009 - 8:42 AM
Embraer delivered British Airways’ first 76-seat Embraer E170 on September 3, marking the start of a schedule that calls for delivery at a rate of roughly
Oct 1, 2009 - 8:40 AM
ATR late in August announced that the ATR 72-600 regional turboprop made its first flight on July 24 in Toulouse, France, seven months after the first powe