Trans States Airlines

Image - Trans States Airlines Trans States Airlines is the fifth largest independent (privately held) regional airlines in the United States. Founded in 1982 as Resort Air, the company has positioned itself to be a quality regional feeder airline for United Airlines and US Airways. In 1982 Resort Air is established in Missouri. In 1985 Resort Air enters into an agreement with Trans World Airlines and...

Spirit Airlines

Image - Spirit Airlines Spirit Airlines' ULCC (Ultra Low Cost Carrier) approach liberates customers from being forced into paying for services they do not desire or use. When customers are seeking the best value in travel they can choose a low fare at spiritair.com and select the services and options appropriate for their travel needs. Spirits ultra low cost model driven from numerous efficiencies,...

Sun Country Airlines

Image - Sun Country Airlines In 1982, a group of pilots and flight attendants from the defunct Braniff International banded together to form their own airline with the help of businessmen in the twin cities of Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN. This group named their venture Sun Country Airlines. They partnered with locally based MLT Vacations and exclusively operated charter flights, initially flying from Sioux...

Southwest Airlines

Image - Southwest Airlines In 1971 with President Lamar Muse at the helm, Southwest Airlines takes off on its maiden voyage and begins service between Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio. America's most unique airline is born. In 2006 Southwest Airlines is ranked number one in customer satisfaction this year, as they add nonstop flights to Denver and begin service to the Washington-Dulles airport. They...

SkyWest Airlines

Image - SkyWest Airlines SkyWest Airlines was founded in 1972 by Ralph Atkin to meet the needs of businessmen traveling between Salt Lake City and St. George, Utah. During the first year of operations, 256 passengers utilized the services of the fledgling airline. In 1985 SkyWest Airlines signed a marketing agreement with Western Airlines to fly for them as Western Express out of their hub in Salt...

Salmon Air

Image - Salmon Air Whether you need to connect with a flight out of Boise or you're looking for a backcountry adventure, Salmon Air can get you there. With a fleet of 14 aircraft, regular flights between multiple Idaho cities, and some of the area's most experienced backcountry pilots, they have the resources to meet your travel needs. Salmon Air has been operating as an air service since 1960....

Piedmont Airlines

Image - Piedmont Airlines Piedmont Airlines, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of US Airways Group, Inc., and is one of ten airlines doing business as US Airways Express. US Airways is the 6th largest airline in the United States. Piedmont Airlines was founded by Mr. Richard Henson in 1931 as Henson Flying Service, a fixed-base operator. In 1962 scheduled airline service commenced as Hagerstown...

Pan American World Airways

Image - Pan American World Airways Known world wide as the premier travel icon, Pan Am represents a way of travel long since forgotten; a time when the journey was anticipated and savored as much as the destination. With Pan Am, 'getting there' always meant unmatched civility pooled with the pinnacle of innovation. Mission Nowhere in history has a corporate entity had a bigger impact on humanity than Pan Am. It...

Northwest Airlines

Image - Northwest Airlines Northwest began on October 1, 1926, flying mail between Minneapolis/St. Paul and Chicago. Northwest became a wholly owned subsidiary of Delta Air Lines on October 29, 2008. At Northwest Airlines, they pride theirselves at being on the cutting edge of airline technology. From establishing new routes and implementing electronic services aimed at making your travel easier and...

Nantucket Airlines

Image - Nantucket Airlines ACK is Nantucket's airport code and Islanders call us ACK Air for short. Nantucket Airlines is proud to be named the Best Airline of "The Best of Nantucket" for 2008. Nantucket Airlines, and their sister airline, Cape Air, teamed up in February of 1994 to provide more frequent flights and better, more comprehensive service to travelers in and around Cape Cod and the islands of...

Midwest Airlines

Image - Midwest Airlines Midwest Airlines' unique combination of personal attention, professional customer care and comfort provides passengers an unparalleled travel experience. Midwest Airlines grew out of Kimberly-Clark Corporation’s internal transportation service for executives. It formed K-C Aviation in 1969, providing aviation services to other companies and specializing in the meticulous...

Mesaba Airlines

Image - Mesaba Airlines Founded in 1944, Mesaba Airlines is the longest-flying regional airline in the United States. Known throughout the industry for its commitment to the safety of both passengers and employees, the airline has successfully navigated through evolving times in an exciting industry. In 1983, Mesaba begins first codeshare agreement with Republic Airlines,flying turboprop aircraft...

JetBlue Airways

Image - JetBlue Airways Above all else, JetBlue Airways is dedicated to bringing humanity back to air travel. They strive to make every part of your experience as simple and as pleasant as possible. Unfortunately, there are times when things do not go as planned. If you’re inconvenienced as a result, they think it is important that you know exactly what you can expect from them. That’s why they...

Lynx Air International, Inc.

Image - Lynx Air International, Inc. Founded in 1989, Lynx Air International, Inc. today services the Bahamas, Cuba and Haiti. Lynx began as a missionary airline serving the Northern part of Haiti. Over the years Lynx Air International, Inc. has expanded and now services the Out Islands of the Bahamas, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and Cap Haitian Haiti. They operate the versatile Fairchild Swearington Metroliner 3...

Kenmore Air

Image - Kenmore Air Kenmore Air was founded in 1946 by three high school friends, reunited after World War II. With one airplane, and a single hangar near a swamp at the North end of Lake Washington, Bob Munro, Reg Collins, and Jack Mines gave birth to what was to become the largest and most respected seaplane airline in the world. As with most great companies, Kenmore Air Harbor's beginnings...