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American Eagle Airlines to Become Envoy

Posted January 14, 2014 by Ben Granucci

American Eagle Airlines has announced that it will be renamed Envoy starting this spring. But why did they make the change and what does it mean for the passenger?

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SkyWest Firms Order For 100 Mitsubishi Regional Jets

Posted December 16, 2012 by BNO News

Japan’s Mitsubishi Aircraft on Thursday announced it had signed a deal with SkyWest for 100 MRJ90 aircraft.

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SkyWest Delta Connection CRJ being lifted out of a ditch by crane at St. George Airport in Utah. (Photo by KSL)
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Did Someone Try to Steal a SkyWest Plane in Utah Last Night? [UPDATE: YES]

Posted July 17, 2012 by NYCA Admin

St. George Airport was closed Tuesday morning as FBI agents investigated how a Delta regional jet ended up in a public car parking lot.

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SkyWest Commits to 100 Mitsubishi Regional Jets

Posted July 12, 2012 by NYCA Admin

US regional carrier SkyWest Airlines could be flying the new Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) by 2017.

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JetBlue Airbus A320 known as "Blue Sapphire" (N568JB). (Photo by Matt Molnar)
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On This Day in Aviation History: February 11th

Posted February 11, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

The first African American flight attendant is hired, JetBlue begins operations, United completes Pan Am purchase, Pacific Western Airlines Flight 314 crashes and much more.

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SkyWest Fined $160,000 for Operating Delta Flights with Bad Weight and Balance Data

Posted October 19, 2011 by NYCA Admin

The FAA on Wednesday proposed a $160,000 fine against SkyWest for operating several flights with incorrect weight, balance, cargo and baggage load data.

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Delta Regional Carrier Fined $425K for Not Inspecting Planes After Lightning Strikes

Posted June 16, 2011 by NYCA Admin

The FAA announced Thursday that it had proposed a $425,000 civil penalty against Delta Connection carrier Atlantic Southeast Airlines for not conducting mandatory inspections of two Bombardier CRJ jets after they were struck by lightning in 2008.

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On This Day in Aviation History: February 11th

Posted February 11, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

The first African American flight attendant is hired, JetBlue begins operations, United completes Pan Am purchase, Pacific Western Airlines Flight 314 crashes and much more.

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ExpressJet to Merge with SkyWest

Posted August 4, 2010 by BNO News

SkyWest, Inc. on Wednesday announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with ExpressJet Holdings, Inc..

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Southwest Carries Most Passengers During 2009 Industry Downturn

Posted March 30, 2010 by NYCA Admin

In the midst of a 5.3% industry-wide decline in passengers, Southwest Airlines retained its crown as the nation’s biggest carrier in 2009. American finished second overall while carrying the most international passengers.

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