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).

Jul 8, 2008 - 10:01 AM
For the first time in recent memory the U.S.
Jul 8, 2008 - 9:57 AM
SkyWest last month withdrew its offer to buy Houston’s ExpressJet after concluding that a new seven-year capacity purchase agreement entered by ExpressJet
Jul 8, 2008 - 9:56 AM
Hawaiian de Havilland Dash 8 operator IslandAir withdrew from a newly awarded Essential Air Service (EAS) contract to serve four mainland communities from
Jul 8, 2008 - 9:53 AM
Delta Air Lines notified Pinnacle Airlines last month that it intends to dissolve their Delta Connection contract effective July 31.
Jun 10, 2008 - 12:24 PM
The NTSB said today that a Pinnacle Airlines CRJ200 overran the end of a runway in Traverse City, Mich., last year because the pilots elected to land in sn
Jun 9, 2008 - 7:19 AM
Feeder carriers in Europe saw record passenger loads last year as increased passenger numbers outstripped the growth in seats, according to the European Re
Jun 9, 2008 - 7:18 AM
The DOT has awarded Hawaii’s Island Air the rights to fly three EAS routes from Kansas City International Airport now served by Mesa Air Group subsidiary A
Jun 9, 2008 - 7:17 AM
Horizon Airlines will shed its 20 Bombardier CRJ700s as part of a strategy to transition to a uniform fleet of between 48 and 53 Bombardier Q400 turboprops
Jun 9, 2008 - 7:16 AM
A committee composed of independent outside members of Houston-based ExpressJet’s board of directors unanimously rejected a proposal from St.
Jun 9, 2008 - 7:15 AM
Mesa Air Group has dropped its appeal of an $80 million award issued to Hawaiian Airlines and agreed to pay a $52.5 million settlement for using confidenti