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).

Aug 28, 2009 - 7:59 AM
The Mesa Air Group CRJ200 pilots who fell asleep during a flight from Honolulu to Hilo on February 13 last year started work at 5:40 a.m.
Aug 28, 2009 - 7:58 AM
The Essential Air Service (EAS) program could see a significant boost next year once FAA reauthorization makes its way through conference committee.
Aug 28, 2009 - 7:56 AM
Forty-seven passengers aboard an ExpressJet Embraer ERJ 145 bound for Minneapolis from Houston spent six hours on the tarmac in Rochester, Minn., during th
Aug 28, 2009 - 7:54 AM
After more than four years of contentious negotiation, Pinnacle Airlines has reached terms with the Air Line Pilots Association on a new tentative contract
Aug 28, 2009 - 7:51 AM
Republic Airways, on July 31, completed its acquisition of Midwest Airlines, then won a bid last month for Frontier Airlines after Southwest Airlines withd
Jul 28, 2009 - 6:55 AM
Something positive might come from the February 12 crash of a Colgan Air Bombardier Q400 after all, if a broad FAA effort to revamp rules governing airline
Jul 28, 2009 - 6:05 AM
The DOT has awarded Portland, Ore.-based SeaPort Airlines Essential Air Service subsidies for routes from Memphis to four Arkansas communities starting Oct
Jul 28, 2009 - 6:03 AM
The second ARJ21-700 jet flew for the first time on July 1.
Jul 27, 2009 - 11:48 AM
Delta Air Lines’ plans to cut another 10 percent of its system capacity this fall will result in the loss of 100 pilot jobs at Comair, 110 at Mesaba Airlin
Jul 27, 2009 - 10:59 AM
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