Tag: Regional airline

Universal Hydrogen Successfully Completes First Flight of Hydrogen Regional Airliner

Universal Hydrogen Co., this morning flew a 40-passenger regional airliner using hydrogen fuel cell propulsion. The airplane, nicknamed Lightning McClean, took off at 8:41am PST from Grant County International Airport (KMWH) and flew for 15 minutes, reaching an altitude of 3,500 MSL. The fligh...

Eviation Announces Order From Aerus For 30 Alice All-Electric Commuter Aircraft

Eviation Aircraft, a manufacturer of all-electric aircraft, today announced that Aerus, an emerging regional airline in Mexico, has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) for 30 commuter Alice aircraft. Aerus intends to utilize Alice for middle-mile travel across regions including Nuevo León, Tamaul...

Scottish airline Loganair put up for sale

Scottish airline Loganair put up for sale

Katharine Hay, independent The UK’s largest regional airline Loganair has been put up for sale. Scottish brothers Stephen and Peter Bond, who have owned the business for the last 25 years, are looking for new owners for the Glasgow-based airline. The company flies 44 aircraft to more...

ORC signs order for ATR 42-600 & GMA Head of Agreement

ATR and a Japanese regional airline, ORC (Oriental Air Bridge), today sign an order for an ATR 42-600 to further support the airline’s domestic operations in providing reliable essential connectivity in Nagasaki and Fukuoka regions in southern Japan. ORC will also benefit from optimised support...

Alaska Air Group Orders Eight New E175 Aircraft for Operation with Horizon Air

Alaska Air Group announced plans to grow its regional fleet with an order of eight new additional E175 jets and options for 13 more. The E175 aircraft will fly exclusively for Alaska Airlines under a Capacity Purchase Agreement (CPA) with Horizon Air. The value of the contract, including optio...

Lufthansa to launch a new German regional airline in 2023

Carstan Spohr, CEO of Lufthansa, has announced the airlines plan to launch a new regional airline within Germany. It is thought that the new airline will operate together with its regional subsidiary CityLine. Carsten Spohr: “We plan to establish a kind of second Lufthansa CityLine that will be ...

Chorus Aviation announces fourth quarter and year-end 2021 financial results

Chorus Aviation Inc. today announced fourth quarter and year end 2021 financial results. Q4 2021 Key Metrics Net income of $10.2 million, or $0.06 per basic share; a quarter-over-quarter increase of $1.0 million primarily due to lower impairment and expected credit loss provisions of $...

Ravn Alaska announces partnership with Planitas to improve revenue intelligence across its Alaska and new Northern Pacific routes

image: Ravn Alaska Ravn Alaska, the airline that flies to destinations across the US state of Alaska, today announced a strategic partnership with Planitas (www.planitas.com) , the specialist in airline revenue analytics. Ravn Alaska will analyze business operations for its routes across Alask...

Regional Express (Rex) looks set for major expansion move

By Sean Ford, theadvocate.com.au Airline Regional Express' plans to battle Qantas head to head on big city routes have taken a major step forward. Rex - which has flagged adding flights between Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane to its large regional network - on Monday night signed a lo...

Treq aims to launch in Quebec as a new regional operator

A Quebec-based regional transportation cooperative aims to launch a new regional airline, called Treq. The carrier's mission is to serve the regions of Quebec and their development while ensuring the supply of low-cost plane tickets. The cooperative hopes to raise US$66 million to fund the new ai...

Silver Airways Introduces New State-of-the-Art ATR-600 Series Aircraft

This week Silver Airways, America’s leading independent regional airline, is introducing its new state-of-the-art ATR-600 series aircraft in the Caribbean.  The ATR-600 series aircraft is specifically designed for short-haul markets, but with the same look, feel and customer amenities of larger...

Malta MedAir joins the European Regions Airline Association

Malta MedAir joins the European Regions Airline Association

Malta MedAir joins ERA, giving a total of 54 airlines in membership. Owned by the Government of Malta, Malta MedAir provides a range of services to aviation and non-aviation business customers in Europe and beyond. The ERA Regional Airline Conference – the association’s annual major spr...

Silver Airways and Delta Air Lines Announce Codeshare Partnership

Silver Airways and Delta Air Lines Announce Codeshare Partnership

Silver Airways, America’s leading regional airline, and Delta Air Lines have expanded their commercial relationship by introducing a codeshare partnership, providing customers of both airlines seamless connections between the carriers’ networks and enabling passengers to fly segments operated b...

Flybe up for sale as it faces bumpy, uncertain future

Flybe up for sale as it faces bumpy, uncertain future

Flybe is reportedly contending for a buyer just weeks after issuing a profit warning which stated its full-year losses would amount to 22m GBP. The regional airline based in Exeter, UK, confirmed it was "in discussions with a number of strategic operators about a potential sale of the company", a...

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