Top News on SkyWest Airlines

  • American takes delivery of first owned CRJ900


    ​American Airlines Group subsidiary PSA Airlines took delivery of its first Bombardier CRJ900 at Montreal Mirabel International airport on 5 June.


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  • ATSB investigates Virgin Australia ATR 72 landing incident


    ​The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) is investigating an incident in which a Virgin Australia ATR 72-500...




  • ANALYSIS: Fleet Watch - orders May 2013


    Review of commercial aircraft orders in May 2013


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  • Alliance Airlines scotches takeover talk

    News | 23 Jul 2014 02:43 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Brisbane based Alliance Airlines has denied a report in an Australian newspaper that it is in talks for a possible takeover with a number of parties.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alliance-Airlines-scotches-takeover-talk-401883/
  • ANALYSIS: Asia's emerging airframers break order dry spells

    News | 17 Jul 2014 09:12 | Mavis Toh

    Comac and Mitsubishi Aircraft broke the order dry spells for their regional jets at the Farnborough air show, although the wins for the emerging Asian airframers mainly came in the form of tentative agreements from small operators.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Asias-emerging-airframers-break-order-dry-spells-401705/
  • FARNBOROUGH: MRJ power-on set for August

    News | 14 Jul 2014 10:19 | Mavis Toh

    First activation of the Mitsubishi Regional Jet’s electrical system has been set for August, as the Japanese airframer focuses on meeting its target of first flight in the second quarter of 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-MRJ-power-on-set-for-August-401416/
  • FAA proposes fine against SkyWest for drug testing violations

    News | 08 Jul 2014 15:23 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has proposed a $295,750 fine against regional carrier SkyWest Airlines for violating federal drug and alcohol testing regulations.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-proposes-fine-against-SkyWest-for-drug-testing-violations-401180/
  • SkyWest to replace ExpressJet on select Houston-Mexico routes

    News | 02 Jul 2014 14:31 | Edward Russell

    ​United Airlines plans to have SkyWest Airlines replace ExpressJet Airlines on two routes from Houston Intercontinental airport to Mexico, leaving room for one additional carrier in the markets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SkyWest-to-replace-ExpressJet-on-select-Houston-Mexico-routes-401006/
  • DOT fines Alaska for failing to disclose codeshares

    News | 01 Jul 2014 18:20 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Alaska Airlines has agreed to pay a $150,000 civil fine for failing to notify consumers of codeshare relationships, according to a consent order released by the US Department of Transportation (DOT).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/DOT-fines-Alaska-for-failing-to-disclose-codeshares-400965/