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).

Jan 28, 2010 - 9:03 AM
Lion Air subsidiary Wings Air last month introduced the first three ATR 72-500s to the Indonesian market.
Jan 28, 2010 - 9:01 AM
ECC Leasing, a wholly owned subsidiary of Embraer, has leased four used ERJ135s to South African Airlink to replace some of the airline’s oldest Jetstream
Jan 28, 2010 - 9:00 AM
Horizon Air on December 30 became the first scheduled-service passenger carrier to operate a flight using wide area augmentation system (Waas) technology.
Jan 28, 2010 - 8:57 AM
Mesa Air Group rang in the new year with a resolution of sorts, as it started the process of restructuring its operations by filing for Chapter 11 bankrupt
Dec 29, 2009 - 10:07 AM
Austrian low-fare airline Niki in late November converted purchase rights into <link airshow-convention-news/farnborough-air-show/single-publication-story/
Dec 29, 2009 - 9:31 AM
Jim Ream, the CEO of Houston-based ExpressJet Airlines, has accepted a position with American Airlines as senior vice president of maintenance and engineer
Dec 29, 2009 - 9:29 AM
The union that represents the pilots of US Airways has asked the Justice Department’s antitrust division to investigate the potential for anti-competitive
Dec 29, 2009 - 9:28 AM
United Airlines has turned the proverbial tables on Mesa Air Group with an effort to block a plan by Mesa to replace some of the 50-seat CRJ200s scheduled
Dec 3, 2009 - 9:37 AM
Bombardier’s CRJ1000 program now appears unlikely to receive Canadian and EASA certification before the second half of next year–a delay of at least anothe
Nov 24, 2009 - 7:28 AM
Over the past two years the profile of the “traditional” Essential Air Service applicant has changed dramatically.