Tag: ExpressJet Airlines

New airline – aha! – inaugurates Reno-Tahoe hub with nonstop flight to Pasco/Tri-Cities, Wash

aha!, powered by veteran ExpressJet Airlines, today inaugurated nonstop service to Pasco/Tri-Cities, Wash. This is the first of eight nonstop aha! flights to smaller western U.S. cities from aha!'s hub and home base at Reno-Tahoe International Airport. [caption id="attachment_42020" align="a...

ExpressJet Shuts Down, Idling 3,000 Airline Workers, While 35,000 Face Furloughs

By Ted Reed, Forbes ExpressJet Airlines Flight 4001 from Memphis landed Wednesday in Houston about 1:30 p.m., marking the end of the airline’s existence and putting about 3,000 employees out of work. ExpressJet employees’ job losses were in addition to the 35,000 airline furloughs that too...

ExpressJet Airlines Reaches New Contract Agreement with Flight Attendants

ExpressJet Airlines announced that a new four year collective bargaining agreement (CBA) went into effect on March 9, 2020, covering the airline's Flight Attendants represented by the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, AFL-CIO. The new agreement, implemented followi...

ExpressJet Airlines to Become World’s Largest Embraer ERJ145 Aircraft Operator

ExpressJet Airlines, a United Express carrier, announced today it will add 36 Embraer ERJ145 aircraft to its United Express fleet, which will make ExpressJet the world’s largest operator of the 50-seat Embraer ERJ145 aircraft.  The parties are working towards a long term extension of the Express...

ExpressJet Airlines Announces Up to $40k Bonus Program for Pilot Captains

ExpressJet Airlines, a United Express carrier, has announced it is increasing its pilot bonus program to offer up to $40,000 for qualified pilot captains upon completion of training with ExpressJet. The program will include a $22,500 sign-on bonus and an additional $17,500 for all captain-quali...

ExpressJet Airlines celebrates Flight Attendant Graduation

ExpressJet Airlines celebrates Flight Attendant Graduation

ExpressJet Airlines, a United Express carrier, today "pinned the wings" on 29 new flight attendants at a graduation ceremony at its training center in Houston, TX. This is the first group of flight attendants to be hired since the airline began flying the Embraer E175 aircraft.     "We are e...

ExpressJet Airlines, a United Express Carrier, Welcomes Kevin Langford as Vice President of Human Resources

ExpressJet Airlines, a United Express Carrier, Welcomes Kevin Langford as Vice President of Human Resources

ExpressJet Airlines, a United Express carrier, this week welcomed Kevin Langford as Vice President of the company's Human Resources division. Langford's key responsibilities will include talent acquisition, employee relations, corporate communications and compensation and benefits administration.&n...

ExpressJet Airlines begins service with the Embraer E175

ExpressJet Airlines begins service with the Embraer E175

ExpressJet Airlines - a United Express carrier - began service on Wednesday (12 June) with its newest aircraft type – the Embraer E175. The first flight, UA4042 departed Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport for Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. "For ExpressJet and ...

ExpressJet Airlines takes delivery of first of 25 new Embraer E175s

ExpressJet Airlines takes delivery of first of 25 new Embraer E175s

ExpressJet Airlines - a United Express carrier - this week took delivery of its first of 25 new Embraer E175 aircraft in a handover ceremony at the Embraer factory and delivery centre in São José dos Campos, Brazil. "The delivery of our first E175 represents a significant milestone in ExpressJ...

ManaAir completes acquisition of ExpressJet Airlines

ManaAir completes acquisition of ExpressJet Airlines

ManaAir has completed the acquisition of ExpressJet Airlines which flies for United Airlines as a United Express carrier. In 2019, ExpressJet will grow its fleet with 25 new dual-class Embraer E175 aircraft. The first delivery is scheduled for April. Subodh Karnik will serve as president and chi...

SkyWest to sell ExpressJet Airlines to United Airlines joint venture

SkyWest to sell ExpressJet Airlines to United Airlines joint venture

SkyWest has entered into agreements to sell ExpressJet Airlines to United Airlines joint venture ManaAir for about $70 million in cash. The transaction is expected to close in early 2019, subject to closing conditions. The deal includes the majority of the assets and the assumption of liabilities...

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