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).

Feb 27, 2009 - 11:55 AM
The ATR 72-500 was approved to start operations at London City Airport in early February and has entered service with Irish regional airline Aer Arann on i
Feb 27, 2009 - 11:47 AM
Bombardier Aerospace has missed its January 31 target for converting a letter of interest (LOI) for “up to” 60 C Series airliners from Lufthansa, leaving t
Feb 27, 2009 - 10:54 AM
Delta Air Lines plans to base a new subsidiary in Minneapolis that would take over all customer service duties for Delta Connection unit Comair and Northwe
Feb 27, 2009 - 10:44 AM
ATR took in record revenues of $1.3 billion in 2008 and says that despite the financial crisis it will top that figure this year.
Feb 27, 2009 - 10:43 AM
Avions de Transport Regional has scheduled the first flight of a prototype ATR 72-600 regional turboprop for early this summer, following completion of the
Feb 19, 2009 - 11:15 AM
Embraer will remove an entire layer of if its management structure as part of a plan to lay off 20 percent of its 21,362-strong workforce, the company anno
Feb 19, 2009 - 9:52 AM
Superjet International today announced the official opening of its new North American sales and customer support office in Washington, D.C.
Feb 19, 2009 - 9:44 AM
NTSB investigators have turned their attention to “human action” and pilot training in their probe of the crash of a Colgan Air Q400 outside Buffalo on Feb
Jan 30, 2009 - 5:41 AM
Growing distrust between elements within various pilot groups and airline management over the use of confidential safety information is threatening the int
Jan 30, 2009 - 5:39 AM
Pinnacle Airlines subsidiary Colgan Air signed a firm order last month to acquire 15 more Q400 NextGen turboprops worth some $432 million.