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Brandon Sun
Mokulele Airlines to end operations out of Kalaeloa Airportservice between Imperial County Airport near El Centro, California, and Los Ang
Mokulele Airlines to end operations out of Kalaeloa Airport
Brandon Sun / Posted 23 hours ago
service between Imperial County Airport near El Centro, California, and Los Angeles under a two-year federally subsidized Essential Air Service Contract. The airline will begin service Oct. 7 between Santa Maria, California, and Los Angeles under... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Mokulele Airlines ceases service out of Kalaeloa Airportin May between Imperial County Airport near El Centro, Calif., and Los Angeles
Mokulele Airlines ceases service out of Kalaeloa Airport
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
in May between Imperial County Airport near El Centro, Calif., and Los Angeles under a two-year federally subsidized Essential Air Service Contract and will begin service Oct. 7 between Santa Maria, Calif., and Los Angeles under a... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Airport fighting to keep essential air service in Owensborofiscal year begins Saturday. And Bob Whitmer, manager of Owensboro-Daviess Cou
Airport fighting to keep essential air service in Owensboro
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
fiscal year begins Saturday. And Bob Whitmer, manager of Owensboro-Daviess County Regional Airport, is fighting to keep essential air service in the community for another year. In a letter to Kevin Schlemmer, chief of Essential Air Service for... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Commercial flights at Victoria airport in jeopardyin a row. The airport is in danger of losing $2.6 million in funding from the
Commercial flights at Victoria airport in jeopardy
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 days ago
in a row. The airport is in danger of losing $2.6 million in funding from the Department of Transportation's Alternative Essential Air Service, or EAS, program that subsidies commercial air service in rural communities. For an airport to remain... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Twin Cities flights to start Nov. 7airline, which has served Fort Dodge since Feb. 23, 2015, receives a federal su
Twin Cities flights to start Nov. 7
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 5 days ago
airline, which has served Fort Dodge since Feb. 23, 2015, receives a federal subsidy of about $3.7 million a year from the Essential Air Service program, which provides money to ensure that airlines keep serving smaller cities. The airline's... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Carrier's end hits airports in stateto a large or medium hub on aircraft that seat nine passengers. The federal go
Carrier's end hits airports in state
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
to a large or medium hub on aircraft that seat nine passengers. The federal government subsidizes the service through its Essential Air Service program, which is intended to ensure that small communities have commercial air service. According to... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Flights to Twin Cities may returndepartment asked for proposals from airlines interested in serving Fort Dodge w
Flights to Twin Cities may return
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 6 days ago
department asked for proposals from airlines interested in serving Fort Dodge with the aid of a subsidy from the federal Essential Air Service program. That program provides money to ensure that airlines continue to fly to and from smaller... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Airline adds West Virginia flights to Baltimore, Charlotte) that Via Air will add the service starting Oct. 1. Airport Director Rick Rock
Airline adds West Virginia flights to Baltimore, Charlotte
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 12 days ago
) that Via Air will add the service starting Oct. 1. Airport Director Rick Rock announced Thursday that the Alternative Essential Air Service contract was approved by the federal Department of Transportation. Via Air will offer 32 flights each... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Boardings down again at Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional AirportRoosevelt Regional Airport in this month. However, United Airlines was chosen t
Boardings down again at Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 days ago
Roosevelt Regional Airport in this month. However, United Airlines was chosen to participate in the U.S. Department of Transportation's Essential Air Service program, a federal program that guarantees small communities maintain commercial s... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Airline adds West Virginia flights to Baltimore, Charlotte) that Via Air will add the service starting Oct. 1. Airport Director Rick Rock
Airline adds West Virginia flights to Baltimore, Charlotte
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
) that Via Air will add the service starting Oct. 1. Airport Director Rick Rock announced Thursday that the Alternative Essential Air Service contract was approved by the federal Department of Transportation. Via Air will offer 32 flights each... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Airline adds West Virginia flights to Baltimore, Charlotte) that Via Air will add the service starting Oct. 1. Airport Director Rick Rock
Airline adds West Virginia flights to Baltimore, Charlotte
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 12 days ago
) that Via Air will add the service starting Oct. 1. Airport Director Rick Rock announced Thursday that the Alternative Essential Air Service contract was approved by the federal Department of Transportation. Via Air will offer 32 flights each... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
PenAir Launches Nonstop Service From DEN to Dodge City and Liberal, KansasDenver to Dodge City and Liberal, Kansas. PenAir will provide 12 weekly flights
PenAir Launches Nonstop Service From DEN to Dodge City and Liberal, Kansas
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 days ago
Denver to Dodge City and Liberal, Kansas. PenAir will provide 12 weekly flights to and from each destination as part of the Essential Air Service program (EAS), which helps bring air service to small communities. “We are extremely pleased to have... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
ViaAir bid approved by U.S. Department of Transportationto Charlotte Douglas International Airport aboard 30-seat aircraft for an annua
ViaAir bid approved by U.S. Department of Transportation
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
to Charlotte Douglas International Airport aboard 30-seat aircraft for an annual subsidy of $1,938,219 under the Alternate Essential Air Service program, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation order approving the company's applications... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Southern Airways CEO looks to 'put people back in airplanes'every flight. Story continues below video Silver Airways now operates three d
Southern Airways CEO looks to 'put people back in airplanes'
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 14 days ago
every flight. Story continues below video Silver Airways now operates three daily round-trips to Dulles. Silver's federal Essential Air Service contract ends in October, but Silver is expected to continue operating in Johnstown under an extension... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Bert Mooney Airport In Butte, MT To Receive Additional AIP FundsBill that passed the Congress and was signed by the President in July. The bill
Bert Mooney Airport In Butte, MT To Receive Additional AIP Funds
The Aero-News Network / Posted 18 days ago
Bill that passed the Congress and was signed by the President in July. The bill included funding to continue the Essential Air Service Program, which has helped keep the cost of air travel low throughout Montana. (Source: Senator Tester... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
New flight service for Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport could be delayedFla., and Myrtle Beach, S.C. The declining enplanements pushed the airport ove
New flight service for Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport could be delayed
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
Fla., and Myrtle Beach, S.C. The declining enplanements pushed the airport over the $200-per-seat subsidy cap, an Essential Air Service rule that had not been enforced before this year. The airport has received notice of EAS termination... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
'We'll get you there': New carrier strives to be region's hometown airlineAirways Express had been selected to serve Johnstown, Altoona and Johnstown air
'We'll get you there': New carrier strives to be region's hometown airline
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 26 days ago
Airways Express had been selected to serve Johnstown, Altoona and Johnstown airports under the federally subsidized Essential Air Service program. Within days, the three airports were informed they were being dropped from the EAS program... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Federally Subsidized Watertown Airline Flights In JeopardyThe federal Transportation Department says it will no longer subsidize Watertow
Federally Subsidized Watertown Airline Flights In Jeopardy
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 26 days ago
The federal Transportation Department says it will no longer subsidize Watertown airline flights through the Essential Air Service program. Federal officials say the subsidy level in the city has surpassed $200 per passenger. Federal rules say any... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
SLV airport on cut listhope to get this resolved soon." Commercial airlines have received a subsidy f
SLV airport on cut list
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 27 days ago
hope to get this resolved soon." Commercial airlines have received a subsidy for flying out of Alamosa since the federal Essential Air Service program was founded in 1978. San Francisco-based Boutique Air was set to provide service for the next... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Pittsburgh adding flights to regional airports"shows they recognize the strength of our market." The federal government will
Pittsburgh adding flights to regional airports
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 30 days ago
"shows they recognize the strength of our market." The federal government will subsidize the new service through its Essential Air Service program, which supports flights to smaller communities. Sisson said Southern will receive up to $700 a... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Airline working to add BWI hubfor providing passenger service at the Altoona-Blair County Airport which is el
Airline working to add BWI hub
Altoona Mirror / Posted a month ago
for providing passenger service at the Altoona-Blair County Airport which is eligible for flight subsidy under the Essential Air Service program. Besides the option for 26 weekly roundtrip flights to Pittsburgh, Southern also suggested 32... Read more

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