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).

Oct 8, 2008 - 7:49 AM
The Quebec Superior Court in late August granted Kuwait Airways a seizure order for 10 Bombardier CRJ900s ordered by the Iraqi government for Iraqi Airways
Oct 8, 2008 - 7:37 AM
NextJet of Sollentuna, Sweden, has acquired three 68-seat BAE Systems ATP turboprops and plans to start flying them late this month in scheduled service be
Oct 8, 2008 - 7:14 AM
Seven years after BAE Systems canceled the ill-fated Avro RJX program, closing the hangar door on indigenous UK airliner production, the company’s regional
Oct 8, 2008 - 6:45 AM
UK regional airline Eastern Airways is “exactly on track, or slightly ahead” of projections for this year, according to COO Chris Holliday.
Oct 8, 2008 - 6:41 AM
Worried that some small operators have not considered the ramifications of the European Union emissions-trading scheme (ETS), the European Regions Airline
Oct 8, 2008 - 6:36 AM
European Regions Airline Association members face three “front-line” issues as they prepare for their annual general assembly in Manchester, England, this
Oct 7, 2008 - 5:44 AM
Alenia Aeronautica officially launched the technical activities associated with the so-called Green Regional Aircraft today in Caserta, Italy, where repres
Oct 1, 2008 - 5:49 AM
Bombardier’s CRJ1000 prototype took to the air for the first time early last month, marking the successful start of a flight-test regime expected to last u
Sep 30, 2008 - 7:11 AM
Mitsubishi Aircraft has signed a support contract with Boeing under which the Chicago-based company will serve as a consultant on the 70- to 90-seat Mitsub
Sep 26, 2008 - 7:08 AM
The Regional Airline Association (RAA) has joined the Air Transport Association in asking the U.S.