News Listings for Sawyer International

  • American Eagle to link Milwaukee with Marquette

    News | 14 Sep 2007 18:15 | Stephen Trimble

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>American Eagle Airlines will begin daily service between <st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:City u2:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Milwaukee</st1:City></st1:City></st1:City>, <st1:State u1:st="on"><st1:State u3:st="on"><st1:State w:st="on">Wisconsin</st1:State></st1:State></st1:State> and <st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:place u4:st="on"><st1:City u4:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Marquette</st1:City></st1:City></st1:place></st1:City>, <st1:State w:st="on"><st1:State u5:st="on"><st1:State u1:st="on">Michigan</st1:State></st1:place></st1:State></st1:State></st1:place>, on December 13, but will cancel another Michigan-Wisconsin route. </p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>The airline’s daily round trip service between <st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:
  • US DOT distributes new round of AIP grants to airports

    News | 27 Aug 2003 19:20 | Mary Kirby

    <body lang=EN-US style='tab-interval:.5in'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal><span style='mso-fareast-font-family:"MS Mincho"'>The US Department of Transportation (DOT) has issued federal grants to a long list of US airports to cover security and facility upgrades.<u1:p></u1:p></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal><span style='mso-fareast-font-family:"MS Mincho"'>San Francisco airport (SFO) is one of the biggest recipients of the grants, </span>which were made available under the US FAA’s Airport Improvement Program (AIP). </p> <p class=MsoNormal>SFO has received a total of $15 million, of which $13.4 million will be used for <span style='mso-fareast-font-family:"MS Mincho"'>rehabilitation of a runway, taxiways, an apron and runway electrical power distribution, as well as enhancements to the airport’s security. The remaining $1.6 million will fund a new aircraft noise monitoring system. </span></p> <p class=MsoNormal><span style='mso-fareast-font-family:"MS Mi
  • Sawyer to see American Eagle ERJ services, maintenance

    News | 24 Jan 2001 18:52 | Chris Kjelgaard

    <BODY LINK="#0000ff" VLINK="#800080"> <P>American Eagle is launching the first scheduled jet service to Sawyer International Airport near Marquette in Michigan in connection with having an affiliate perform overnight maintenance on its fleet of Embraer regional jets.</P> <P>From 2 March, American Eagle will offer six round-trips a week between Chicago O'Hare and Sawyer with 50-seat Embraer ERJ-145s. It will schedule the aircraft to stay overnight at Sawyer so that Regional Aircraft Maintenance Center (RAMCI), like American Eagle a subsidiary of AMR Eagle Holding, can perform maintenance on the aircraft.</P> <P>The carrier says the ERJ-145 flights will represent Sawyer's first scheduled jet service and the region's only non-stop air service to O'Hare.</P> <P>American Eagle also maintains its ERJs at Abilene, Texas; Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio; and at Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport near Fayetteville, Arkansas.</P> <P>RAMCI vice president Steve Rodgers says:"American Eagle wi