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Why 2023 Is Bringing New Regional Aircraft Opportunities

It's a busy chapter for regional air travel.

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American Airlines Still Has 120 Grounded Regional Jets

The airline's regional network is still suffering from a supply and demand imbalance.

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Scope Clause: The Regional Airlines' Capacity Cap Explained

The reason why pilots' unions limit regional jets to 76 seats.

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Aer Lingus Celebrates First Anniversary Of Franchise Partnership With Emerald Airlines

The regional carrier has transported more than one million passengers over the past year.

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Public Service Obligations: How Regional Air Routes Are Protected

Let's take a look at the government funded system supporting rural air connectivity and local economies.

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India Wants To Start Building Established Regional Jets

The government wishes to improve air connectivity within the remote cities.

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An In-Depth Look At Air New Zealand's Domestic Network In March

The carrier connects 20 airports across the country; we look at which aircraft type operates where.

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What Happened To Australia's MacAir Airlines?

MacAir flew flights within the state of Queensland, Australia.

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Loganair Welcomes The New Year With Special Message Over The North Sea

G-LMTC has become an artist, writing a 23 in the sky above Scotland to welcome in 2023.

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Delta Connection To Phase Out Bombardier CRJ200s In 2023

Delta has announced that its regional carriers will phase out the CRJ200 by the end of next summer.

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A Look At Air Chathams’ Operations

A local airline is filling the gap left by Air New Zealand, and is a vital link for 800 residents located in the Chatham Islands.

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The Story Of Former US Carrier Southern Airways

Southern Airways was the last American airline to fly piston-powered planes.

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The ATR 42-600 Has Received Certification From Chinese Regulators

ATR will re-enter the Chinese aviation market with the recent approval of its 42-600 turboprop airplane.

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SkyWest’s New Hire Pilots Could Earn Up To $90,000 A Year

Pilots at SkyWest Airlines will now be making twice as much as they did just last week.

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Chorus Aviation To Sell 8 Aircraft For $45 Million

Chorus aviation will increase its cash flow by $45 million following the sale of eight regional aircraft.

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Romania's AirConnect To Launch ATR 72 Flights In October

The airline aims to connect underserved cities within Romania with its Franco-Italian turboprop.

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What Happened To US Regional Carrier Colgan Air?

Colgan Air was a regional airline serving the East Coast. It was purchased by Pinnacle Airways in 2007 and fully absorbed in 2012.

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Captains For This Startup Airline Could Earn $250,000+

Connect Airlines is offering a $250,000 starting salary for direct-entry captains.

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The 20 Year Story Of French Regional Carrier Air Alpes

All about French regional carrier Air Alpes.

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SkyWest Plans To Remove Seats From Bombardier CRJs To Help Alleviate Pilot Shortage Issues

Pilots operating aircraft under Part 135 are not required to hold an airline transport pilot certificate.