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The United States of America is a federal republic on the continent of North America, consisting of 48 contiguous states and the non-contiguous states of Alaska and Hawaii. Outlying areas include Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, and the Virgin Islands of the United States. The contiguous 48 states are bounded on the north by Canada, on the east by the Atlantic Ocean, on the south by the Gulf of Mexico and Mexico, and on the west by the Pacific Ocean. The northern boundary is partly formed by the Great Lakes and the Saint Lawrence River; the southern boundary is partly formed by the Río Grande. New York City is the largest city in the United States but Washington, D.C., is the capital
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28 April 2016Wheels Up is private & business charter service [added]
17 April 2016Currey Air Transport was registered as a U.S. supplemental air carrier out of Oakland [added]
17 April 2016Bonanza Air Services [added] was formed in early in 1945 by Edmund Converse in Las Vegas. Renamed to Bonanza Air Lines in the same year as starting

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AirlineOperating DatesStatusComments

135 Airlines

1995* - 1995*Status?

135 Airlines was a Dallas based carrier

^ Genealogy -  

21 Air

2014 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

3E Airlines

(2011)Began?

3E Airlines was founded in Las Vegas, Nevada

^ Genealogy -  

4 W Air

2003* - 2003*Status?

4 W Air was based in King Salmon, Alaska

^ Genealogy -  

40 Mile Air

1959 - dateActive

40 Mile Airways was founded by Charles Warbelows specialising in Alaskan wilderness trips out of Fairbanks, Alaska

^ Genealogy -  

A&A Holding

1981* - 1983Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

A.A.T. (American Air Taxi)

1960 - 1974Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - A.A.T. (American Air Taxi) >Air Sunshine

A-1 Aerial & Commercial Photo

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

A1 Air Charters

**** - ****Renamed

 

^ Genealogy -  

AAA Action Air Carrier

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

AAA Air Enterprises

1977* - 1986Renamed

AAA Air Enterprises was formed in 1977

^ Genealogy - AAA Air Enterprises >Midcontinent Airlines

AAI (Alaska Aeronautical Industries)

1954 - 1987Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

AAXICO

1956 - 1965Renamed

AAXICO was founded as American Air Export & Import Co in 1945

^ Genealogy - American Air Export & Import Co. >AAXICO >Transamerica Airways

AB Express

2000sStatus?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Abbe Air Cargo

2001 - 2003Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

A-B-C Airlines

1965* - 1966Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

ABC Aviation

1984* - 1997Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aberdeen Flying Service

1946* - dateActive

Aberdeen Flying Service was formed in 1946

^ Genealogy -  

Able American Jets

2000* - 2000*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Able Aviation

1997* - 1997*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Absaroka Airways

1994* - 2012*Inactive

Absaroka Airways was formed in 1994

^ Genealogy -  

ABX Air

2003 - dateActive

ABX Air was formed in 1968 when Airborne of California & Pacific Air Freight merged to form Airbourne Freight Company

^ Genealogy - Airborne of California + Pacific Air Freight =>Airbourne Freight Co. >Airborne Express >ABX

ACA (Atlantic Coast Airlines)

1989 - 2004Renamed

ACA was established by Westair, a California based UAL affiliate in 1989

^ Genealogy - ACA >Independence Air

ACA (Aviation Corporation of the Americas)

1927 - 1932Renamed

Juan Trippe formed Aviation Corporation of the Americas in 02Jun1927

^ Genealogy - ACA >Pacific Alaska Airways >>Pan Am (1)

Academy Airlines

1979* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Accelerated Charter Express

1983* - 1983*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

AccessAir

1999 - 2001Inactive

AccessAir was founded in 1997 & ceased operations on 27Feb2001

^ Genealogy -  

Ace Air Cargo Express

1976 - 1982Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Ace Air Cargo Express >Shalkow Air Cargo Express

Ace Air Cargo Express

2011* - dateActive

Ace Air Cargo was formed as Yutana Airlines in 1987. Renamed to Alaska Central Express in 1994 & to current name around 2011

^ Genealogy - Yutana Airlines >Alaska Central Express >Ace Air Cargo

Ace Aviation

1979 - 2000*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Ace Flight Center

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Ace Freighters

1977* - 1977*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Ace-Cargo Express

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

ACJet (Atlantic Coast Jet)

2000 - 2003*Inactive

ACJet (Atlantic Coast Jet) was founded in 1999

^ Genealogy -  

ACM Aviation

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

ACS (Air Cartage Systems)

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

ACS Air Cargo

1999* - 1999*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Action Air Cargo

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Action Airlines

1979 - 2000*Status?

Action Airlines was formed in 1979

^ Genealogy -  

Active Aero Charter

1999* - 2000*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

ADA

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

ADCO Airlines

1989* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

ADI Aerodynamics

2011* - dateActive

ADI Aerodynamics operates Embraer ERJ 145 aircraft on charter services

^ Genealogy -  

ADI Charter Services

1959* - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

ADI Domestic Airlines

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Adirondack Flying Service (Lake Placid Airways)

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Admiral Airlines

1959 - 1962Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Admiral Airlines

Ads-Aloft

1994* - 1995*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Advance Aviation

1978* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Advantage Airlines

1992 - 1992*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Adventure Air

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Adventure Airlines

1995* - 1995*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Adventure Aviation

1995* - 1995*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Adventurers

1971* - 1971*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aerial Applicators

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aerial Retardant Delivery Company

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aerial Transit

1987* - 1990Inactive

Aerial Transit was formed as Bellomy Lawson in 1983

^ Genealogy - Bellomy Lawson >Aerial Transit

Aerie Airlines

1971* - 1979Inactive

Aerie Airlines was established by Clyde Cook at Clarksville, Tennessee, in the spring of 1971. Services out of Clarksville, Tennesee and later out of Nashville

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Air

2002* - 2003*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero American Aviation

1978* - 1978*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Boise

1995* - 1995*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Caribe

1989* - 1989*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Charter

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Charter Nashville

2000* - 2000*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Coach (Aviation International)

1982 - 1991Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Commuter

1967 - 1969Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Avalon Air Transport >Catalina Air Lines >>Aero Commuter >Golden West Airlines

Aero Contractors

1979* - 2006*Status?

Aero Contractors was founded in 1979

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Controls

2000* - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Corporation of California

1928* - 1928*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Dynamics

1988* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Flight Services

1990* - 1990*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Flite (Aeroflite)

2004 - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Freight (Aero Executive)

2004* - 2004*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Industries

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero International Airlines

1984 - 1987*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Aero International Airlines

Aero Jet Services

2000* - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Limited

1919 - 1919Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Aero Limited >>Aeromarine Sightseeing and Navigation Company + Florida West Indies Airways =>Aeromarine West Indies >Aeromarine Airways

Aero Retardents

1972* - 1973*Renamed

Pacific Alaska Airlines was founded in 1972 as Aero Retardents

^ Genealogy - Aero Retardents >Pacific Alaska Airlines

Aero Sacasa

1976* - 1979*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Service

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Southwest

1975* - 1975*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Spacelines

1961* - 1993*Inactive

Aero Spacelines was formed in 1961 to move llarge load contracts out of California

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Taxi Rockford

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Transit

1978* - 1980*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Twin

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero Union

1959 - 2006*Status?

Aero Union was formed in 1959, providing an air tanker firefighting fleet out of Chico, California

^ Genealogy -  

Aero USA

1992* - 1994*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aeroamerica

1974 - 1982Inactive

Aeroamerica was founded as a US supplemental carrier in Aug1973 in Seattle. Ceased operations during late 1982, when the FAA grounded it for a maintenance violation

^ Genealogy -  

Aeroborne Enterprises

(1980)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aeroceltic USA*

1999* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aeroclub International

1971 - 1976Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Aeroamerica

Aero-Dyne Airlines

1965 - 1979*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aeroflex Corporation

1958 - 1968Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aeroflight Executive Services

1994* - 1995*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

AeroGenesis

2001* - 2001*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aerolaska

1982* - 1986Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aerolessors (Aero Lessors)

1966* - 1970Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aeromarine Airways

1921 - 1924Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Aeromarine Sightseeing and Navigation Company + Florida West Indies Airways =>Aeromarine West Indies >Aeromarine Airways

Aero-Marine Enterprises

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aeromarine Sightseeing and Navigation Company

1920* - 1920Renamed

Aeromarine Sightseeing and Navigation Company merged with Florida West Indies Airways to form Aeromarine West Indies

^ Genealogy - Aeromarine Sightseeing and Navigation Company + Florida West Indies Airways =>Aeromarine West Indies >Aeromarine Airways

Aeromarine West Indies Airways

1920 - 1921Renamed

Aeromarine West Indies Airways commenced operations on 01Nov1920 with a flight from Key West, Florida, to Havana, Cuba

^ Genealogy - Aeromarine Sightseeing and Navigation Company + Florida West Indies Airways =>Aeromarine West Indies >Aeromarine Airways

Aeromech

1951 - 1971Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Wright Airlines

Aeromech Airlines

1971 - 1983Renamed

Aeromech Airlines was ounded by Angelo C. Koukoulis in 1951 as AERAeromech

^ Genealogy - >Wright Airlines

Aeron Aviation

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aeron International Airlines

1979 - 1989Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aeronaut Air Services

1966* - 1966*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aeronaut International Travel Club

1971* - 1975Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aeronautical Services

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aero-Smith

2000* - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aerosmith Airlines

1967* - 1968Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aerospace Travel Club

1966 - 1966Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aerostar

1979* - 1984Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aerosun International

1978* - 1982Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Red Carpet Flying Service >Aerosun International

Aero-Transit

Late 1970sStatus?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aerovias North America

1954* - 1955*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aerovias Sud Americana (ASA International Airlines)

1947* - 1965Renamed

Aerovias Sud Americana was founded in 1947

^ Genealogy - Aerovias Sud Americana >Air Americana

AEX Air

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

AFA

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

African Air Trans

1986* - 1991*Inactive

African Air Trans was founded in 1986

^ Genealogy -  

African Cargo

1989* - 1989*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Afro-Latin Airways

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

AFS Airline (Arcata Flying Service)

1982* - 1984*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Ag Air

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Agile Air Service

1998* - 1998*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Ago Airways

1990* - 1990*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aho Flying Service

1930* - 1930*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air 1 (Air One)

1999* - 1999*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air 21

1995 - 1996Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air 4000

1995 - 1997Renamed

Han Airways was formed as Air 4000 and renamed before commencement of operations

^ Genealogy - Air 4000 >Han Airways

Air Activities

1955* - 1955*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Adventures

1990sStatus?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Alaska Cargo

1986* - 1998*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Air Alaska Cargo

Air Alpha America

1996* - 1996*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air America

1982 - 1982Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Southeast Skyways >Air America >Wings of Alaska

Air America

1989 - 1990Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Air America

Air America

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air America Freight

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air America West

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air American

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Americana

1965 - 1981*Status?

Air Americana was founded in 1947 as Aerovias Sud Americana

^ Genealogy - Aerovias Sud Americana >Air Americana

Air Americana

1988* - 1988*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Americas

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Arkansas (Arkansas Airlines)

1976* - 1977*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Associates

1972* - 1972Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Astro

1968* - 1971*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Atlanta

1984 - 1987Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Atlantic

(1997)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Atlantic

1976* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Atlantic

1979* - 1981*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Atlantic Seaplanes

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Aurora

1988* - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Bahia

1979* - 1980*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Bama

1978* - 1979*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Berlin

1979 - 1991Renamed

airberlin was formed as a US charter company in Portland, Oregon & started ops on 28Apr1979 as Air Berlin. Established as a German carrier on 16Apr1991

^ Genealogy - Air Berlin >airberlin

Air Borealis

(1979)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Caledonia

Pre 1977Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air California

1967 - 1981Renamed

AirCal was formed as Air California in 1967 with its first flight on 16Jan1967. Renamed on 06Apr1987 & ceased operations on 01Jul1987, merging into American

^ Genealogy - Air California >AirCal >>American Airlines

Air Calypso*

1974* - 1974*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cape

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cardinal

1981* - 1982*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Carga

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cargo America

1988* - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cargo Carriers

1986 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cargo Enterprises

1975 - 1977*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Air Distribution >Air Cargo Enterprises >Air Cargo Hawaii

Air Cargo Express

1995 - 1995*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Everts Air Cargo

Air Cargo Express

1995* - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cargo Hawaii

1977* - 1992*Status?

Air Cargo Hawaii was formed in 1973 by Harry' T. Snow Jr as Air Distribution

^ Genealogy - Air Distribution >Air Cargo Enterprises >Air Cargo Hawaii

Air Cargo International

1973* - 1977*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cargo Masters

1998* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cargo Masters

2003* - 2004*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cargo Support

1973* - 1982*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cargo Systems

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cargo Transport

1945 - 1948Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cargo*

(1969*)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cargo, Inc

1941 - 1944Inactive

Air Cargo formed on 14Mar1941 by United, American, TWA and Eastern to deliver freight. Began operations in Dec1941 and ceased in Nov1944

^ Genealogy -  

Air Carolina (Florence Airlines)

1967 - 1980Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Eastern Metro Express

Air Carriage

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Carrier Transport

1946* - 1946*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Carriers

1989* - 2003Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Carriers Express Services

1985* - 1985*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Casino

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Catalina

1965 - 1976*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Air Catalina

Air Central

1972* - 1973*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Central

1978* - 1980Renamed

Air Central was reformed from Air Central & began operations on 01Jun1980

^ Genealogy - Air Central >Trans-Central Airlines

Air Central (Oklahoma)

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cerberus

2005* - 2005*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Chaparral

1980 - 1983Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Chariot

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Charter

1999* - 2000*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Charter

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Charter Express

2007* - 2009*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Charter of Virginia

2000* - 2000*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Charter Service

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Charter Service

1968* - 1972*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Charter West

1974 - 1977Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Zoom Zoom Air >Air Charter West >Transwest Air Express

Air Charters*

1999* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Chicago

1982 - 1982*Status?

Air Chicago was formed early in 1981 to operate low-fare, high-frequency scheduled passenger services from Chicago's under-used Midway Airport

^ Genealogy -  

Air Chicago Freight

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Chico

1980* - 1982Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Choice One

2006* - dateActive

Air Choice One was founded in 1979 as the Multi-Aero Corporation a family owned and operated business since its inception

^ Genealogy - Multi-Aero >Air Choice One

Air Colorado

**** - ****Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Western Aviators

Air Colorado

1980* - 1980*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Commuter

1967* - 1968Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Wright Airlines

Air Commuter Airlines

1968^ - 1972*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Commuter Express (Airgo)

1978* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Commuting

(1947*)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Continental

1979* - 1984*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cortez (Schlick Air Service)

1977 - 1987Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cortez International (Toucan Air)

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Courier

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Crestmont

1980 - 1980Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Crews & Maintenance Inc

1968* - 1971*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Cruise America

1996* - 1996*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Del

2001* - 2001*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Den

2004* - 2004*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Des

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Direct (Rhinelander Flying Services)

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Distribution

1973 - 1975Renamed

Air Cargo Hawaii was formed in 1973 by Harry' T. Snow Jr as Air Distribution

^ Genealogy - Air Distribution >Air Cargo Enterprises >Air Cargo Hawaii

Air East

1967* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air East

1969* - 1971*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air East

1970* - 1974*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air East Airlines

1979 - 1980Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Enterprises

1966* - 1968Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Enterprises

1969* - 1971*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Tri-State Airlines

Air Exchange

1988* - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Exec Ontario

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Executive

1968* - 1969*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Express

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Express (Corporation)

1932 - 1933Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Express International

1980* - 1989*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Express International

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Ferries

1930 - 1935Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Air Ferries

Air First Aviation Companies

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Fleets (AirFleets)

1970* - 1971Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Flite Operations

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Florida

(2015)Began?

Air Florida filed for registration of all logos and indicia of the iconic carrier (Air Florida 1st, 1971-1984) but never started operations

^ Genealogy -  

Air Florida

1972 - 1984Renamed

Air Florida begins operations on 29Sep1972 & suspended all their flights after going bankrupt on 03Jul1984

^ Genealogy - Air Florida >>Midway Airlines

Air Florida

2003* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Florida Airlines

1997* - 2000*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Florida Express

1999* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Florida Sunshine

1967* - 1967*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Freight

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Freight

1974 - 1975Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Air Freight

Air Freight International

1990* - 1992*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Freighters International

**** - ****Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Gemini (Gemini Airlines)

1976* - 1978*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air General

1967* - 1967*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Global International

2001* - 2001*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Grand Canyon

1979 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Grand Canyon-Yosemite

1945* - 1945*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Great Lakes

1981 - 1982*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Air Great Lakes

Air Gumbo

(2009)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Hawaii

1977 - 1983*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Air Hawaii

Air Hawaii (Jet-Air Hawaii)

1967* - 1970*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Hemet

1984* - 1985Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Desert Airlines

Air Holiday

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Hyannis

1977 - 1981Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Hyannis Aviation >Air Hyannis

Air Idaho

1974 - 1975Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Air Idaho

Air Illinois (Illinois Airways)

1970 - 1984Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Air Illinois

Air Indiana

1979* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Interamericana

1969 - 1970Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air International

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air International

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air International Airlines

1978* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Iowa

1971* - 1974Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Irvine

1982* - 1983Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Dash Air

Air Island Air

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Juneau

2001* - 2001*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Kaman

1972* - 1972*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Kentucky

1974 - 1989Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Air Kentucky

Air Ketchum

1999 - 2000*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air LA

1988 - 1995Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Air LA

Air Laughlin

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Lease

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Lincoln

1982* - 1982Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Lines

1964* - 1965*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Trans Air Lines >Air Lines

Air Link Airlines

1981* - 1984*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Air Link

Air Link Airways

1986* - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Logistics

1980* - 1982*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Air Logistics

Air Logistics

1986* - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Luther

(****)Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Madura

2010* - 2010*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Manmia

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air MarBrisa (Strong Arm Air Cargo)

2002 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Marc

1984 - 1985*Status?

Air Marc was founded as Eastman Airways. Operated Albany Park, N.J.-JFK Airport

^ Genealogy - Eastman Airways >Air Marc

Air Mercury (Mercury Air Cargo Inc)

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Metro Airlines

1975* - 1976*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Miami

1977 - 1980Renamed

North American Airlines was formed as Air Miami. Flew CASA 212 aircraft out of Miami but eventually ceased operations.

^ Genealogy - Air Miami >North American Airlines (2)

Air Michigan

1969 - 1972Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Michigan Airlines

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Mid East

1968* - 1968Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Mid-America Airlines

1969* - 1973*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Mideast

1991* - 1991Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Air Mideast >>Mesa Airlines >Mountain West Airlines >Mesa Airlines

Air Midway

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Midwest

1969 - 2008Inactive

Air Midwest ceased operation on 30Jun2008

^ Genealogy - Air Midwest

Air Midwest

1986* - 1987Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Air Midwest >>American Airlines

Air Midwest Skyways

1984* - 1985*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Milwaukee

1985 - 1985Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Missouri

1976 - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Air Missouri

Air Mohawk

1980 - 1980Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Erie International

Air Molokai

1985* - 1990*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Air Molokai

Air Molokai-Tropic Airlines

1967* - 1985*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Air Molokai

Air Nashua

1975* - 1975*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air National

1982* - 1982*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air National

1984 - 1985Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Nebraska

1976* - 1981*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Nevada

1969 - 1970Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Hawthorne-Nevada Airlines >Air Nevada

Air Nevada

1974 - 1998Renamed

Pacific Wings started operations in 1974 as Air Nevada

^ Genealogy - Air Nevada >Pacific Wings

Air Nevada

2004* - 2004*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air New England

1970 - 1981Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Air New England

Air New Mexico

1980 - 1980*Status?

Air New Mexico was formed as Zia Airlines in 1972

^ Genealogy - Zia Airlines >Air New Mexico

Air New Orleans

1983* - 1988Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air New Ulm

1973* - 1977Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air New York

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Niagara

1978 - 1984Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air North

1970 - 1983Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Northern Airways >Air North >>Brockway Air >>Metro Air Northeast

Air North

1973 - 1984Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Liberty Air

Air North America

(1980s)Began?

 

^ Genealogy - Air North America

Air Now

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - American Eagle Business

Air Oasis

1962* - 1964*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air of Vermont

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air O'Hare

1974* - 1975*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Olympia

1981* - 1982Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Omni

(1980)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air One

1981* - 1984Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air One Express

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Oregon

1977 - 1982Renamed

Horizon Air acquired Air Oregon on 17Jun1982

^ Genealogy - Executive Flight Services >Air Oregon >>Horizon Air

Air Pac

1982* - 1982Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Air Pacific (2)

Air Pacific

1979 - 1980Renamed

Air Pacific was founded as Eureka Aero Industries in 1970

^ Genealogy - Eureka Aero Industries >Air Pacific >>Golden Gate Airlines

Air Pacific

1982 - 1986Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Air Pacific (2)

Air Pacific Northwest

1993 - 1994*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Pennsylvania

1981* - 1982Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Pony Express (Boyington Aviation)

2003 - 2005Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Priority

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Rajneesh

1985* - 1985Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Regency (Regency Airlines)

1997 - 1997Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Reno X

(2007*)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Resorts Airlines (Flight Trails)

1975^ - 2000*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Rovers

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Ruidoso

1988* - 1989*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Safaris

1985* - 1996Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air San Jose

1970 - 1970Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air San Juan

1970* - 1970*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air San Juan

1988* - 1988*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Chartair

Air San Luis

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Sedona

1983* - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Serv International

1995* - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Service

2002* - 2002*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Service of New England

1928* - 1928*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Services

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Shannon

1966* - 1967Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Sierra

1980* - 1980*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air South

1968 - 1980Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Air South >>Air Florida >>Midway Airlines

Air South

1981* - 1982*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air South

1982 - 1984Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Aero International Airlines

Air South

1994 - 1997Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air South Westward Aviation

1994* - 1995*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Southwest

1967* - 1971Renamed

Air Southwest was incorporated by Herb Kelleher and Rollin King on 15Mar1967 & changes its name to Southwest Airlines on 29Mar1971

^ Genealogy - Air Southwest >Southwest Airlines

Air Speed

1974* - 1975*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Executive Airlines (2)

Air Spirit

1983* - 1984*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Sunshine

1982 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Sunshine (Key West Airlines)

1974 - 1979Inactive

also operated as Key West Airlines

^ Genealogy - A.A.T. (American Air Taxi) >Air Sunshine

Air Support

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Tahoma

1995 - 2009Inactive

Air Tahomas' AOC was finally revoked in Jan2009

^ Genealogy -  

Air Tankers

1974* - 1974*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Taos

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Taxi

1969* - 1969*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Florence Airlines

Air Taxi Associates

1964 - 1965Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Ocean Airways

Air Taxi International

1989* - 1997*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Taxi Service

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Tejas

1994^ - 2012*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Texana

1980* - 1981*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Texas

1968 - 1970Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Texas Airways

1980* - 1980*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Today

1988* - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Tours

1953* - 1962Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Air Tours >Island Airlines (2)

Air Tours

1979* - 1980Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Air Tours >Pacific National Airways

Air Track

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Traders International

1980 - 1980Inactive

crashed a Lockheed Constellation at Columbus Bakalar Airport, Columbus, Indiana in 1980

^ Genealogy -  

Air Traffic Service

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Trails

1981* - 1981*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Train

1983* - 1989Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Trans Commuter

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Transit

1959 - 1968Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Transport Associates

1948* - 1957*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Transport Carriers (California Central Airlines)

1946 - 1954Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Transport Corporation

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Transport Services

Pre 1985Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Transportation

1995* - 1995*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Travelers Club

1972 - 1974Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Trek

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Trine

1976* - 1977*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air U.S.

1978 - 1984Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Excellair

Air US (Air United States)

1980 - 1982Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Air North America

Air Vantage Airlines

1993 - 1996*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Vector Airways

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Vectors Airways

1979* - 1985*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Vegas

1971 - 2005Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Venturers

1966* - 1967*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Vermont

1981* - 1984Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Vero

1978* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Via

(1980s)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Virginia

1979 - 1986Renamed

Air Virginia was founded by Rodney Jeager (ex-Cardinal Airlines). Sold to Dimitri Nicholas in 1984 and renamed to AVair.

^ Genealogy - Air Virginia >AVAir

Air Vulcan

**** - ****Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Air Vulcan

Air Washington

1971* - 1972*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air West

1968 - 1970Renamed

Bonanza Air Lines gets CAB approval to merge with Pacific Air Lines & West Coast Airlines to form Air West on 17Apr1968. Completed on 01Jul1968

^ Genealogy - Bonanza + Pacific Air Lines + West Coast Airlines =>Air West >Hughes Air West >Republic Airlines >Northwest Orient >Northwest Airlines >>Delta Air Lines

Air West

1984* - 1985*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air West Airlines

1993* - 1994*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Air West Airlines

Air West Charter

1994* - 1994*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air West International

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air Wisconsin

1965 - dateActive

Air Wisconsin started operations on 23Aug1965

^ Genealogy - Fox Cities Airlines >Air Wisconsin >Air Wisconsin

AirAtlantic Airlines

1979 - 1979Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airbama

1978* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airborne Cargo Lines (Airborne Transport)

1946 - 1949Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Airborne Cargo Lines

Airborne Express (ABX)

1980 - 2003Renamed

Airborne Express was established on 17Apr1980

^ Genealogy - Airborne of California + Pacific Air Freight =>Airbourne Freight Co. >Airborne Express >ABX

Airborne Flower Traffic Association of California

1946* - 1968Renamed

ABX AIR was formed in 1968 when Airborne of California & Pacific Air Freight merged to form Airbourne Freight Company

^ Genealogy - Airborne of California + Pacific Air Freight =>Airbourne Freight Co. >Airborne Express >ABX

Airborne Transport

1948* - 1948*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airbourne Charter

2002* - 2002*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airbourne Freight Company

1968 - 1980Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Airborne of California + Pacific Air Freight =>Airbourne Freight Co. >Airborne Express >ABX

AirCal

1981 - 1987Renamed

AirCal was formed as Air California in 1967 with its first flight on 16Jan1967. Renamed on 06Apr1987 & ceased operations on 01Jul1987, merging into American

^ Genealogy - Air California >AirCal >>American Airlines

Aircharter World

1994* - 1994*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aircore Aviation

(1980s)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aircraft Charter Company

1930* - 1930*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aircraft Charter Group

1990sStatus?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aircraft Specialities

1972* - 1981Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Globe Air

AirEast

2003* - 2003*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

AirExec

1973* - 1975*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airfleets

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airgo Air Freight

1981* - 1981*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air-Iraq

(2009)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Air-Lift Commuter

1976* - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airlift International

1964 - 1993Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Airlift International

Airline Feeder System

1937 - 1939Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airline of the Americas (UltrAir)

1992 - 1993Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airline Transport Carriers

1947* - 1951*Status?

Airline Transport Carriers was formed in 1947

^ Genealogy -  

Airline4.0

(2015)Began?

Airline4.0 was founded in 2014 in Las Vegas

^ Genealogy -  

Airliners of America

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airlink (PHA Inc.)

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airmarc Airlines

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airmark Airlines (Airmark Aviation)

1991 - 1993Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Transtar Airlines

AirMobile

1998* - 1998*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airmotive Enterprises

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

AirMove

1996 - 1996*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airnet Express

1996* - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy - Airnet Express

Airnews

1949* - 1951Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

AirNow

1999 - 2011Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - AirNow

AirOne

1998 - 2002Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airpac

1978* - 1986*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airpac Airlines

1976* - dateActive

Airpac Airlines was formed in 1976

^ Genealogy -  

Airpack

1986* - 1986*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airplane Charter by Mercer

1946 - 1955Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Airplane Charter by Mercer >Mercer Airlines >Pacific American Airlines

AirPortland (Air Portland)

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airscan Pacific

2004* - 2005*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airserv International

1985* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airship Airways

2000 - 2000*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Planet Airways

Airspeed Hawaii

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airspur

1982* - 1982Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airstar

1967* - 1967*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airstar

1995 - 1995*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airswiss

1988* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airtime Corp.

(1979)Unconfirmed

Airtime Corp. was an ATL Carvair operator but unsure if airline

^ Genealogy -  

AirTrain Airlines

1993^ - 1995Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - AirTrain Airlines >JetTrain

AirTran

1995 - 2014Renamed

AirTran operated its last flight on 28Dec2014 & merged into Southwest Airlines

^ Genealogy - Conquest Sun Airlines >AirTran Airways >AirTran >>Southwest Airlines

AirTran Airways

1994 - 1995Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Conquest Sun Airlines >AirTran Airways >AirTran >>Southwest Airlines

AirTran JetConnect

2002 - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airtransit

1959* - 1967Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airvantage

1981 - 1997*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airvia Transportation Company

1929 - 1929Inactive

Airvia Transportation Company operated between New York & Boston with Savoia Marchetti S-55s

^ Genealogy -  

Airvia Transportation Company

1929* - 1929*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airway Express

1988* - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airway Transport

1991* - 1991*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airways International

1985* - 1996*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airways of New Mexico

1977* - 1984Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Airwing International

(1980s)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

AIT Freight Systems

(1998*)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Akland Helicopters

1980* - 1986Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Akron-Canton Airlines

(1980s)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aladdin Air

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alair (Anniston Executive Aviation)

1977* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alamo Airways

1966* - 1968*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alamo Commuter Airlines

1979* - 1980*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alamo Jet*

1998* - 1998*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alaska Aerial Transportation Company

1924 - 1924*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alaska Air Service

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alaska Air Taxi (Airtaxi)

1995* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alaska Air Transit

2008* - dateActive

Alaska Air Transit is an Anchorage based air charter carrier

^ Genealogy -  

Alaska Air Transport

1935 - 1939Renamed

Alaska Air Transport was established in 1935 by Shell Simmons

^ Genealogy - Alaska Air Transport + Marine Airways =>Alaska Coastal Airlines + Ellis Airlines =>Alaska Coastal-Ellis Airlines >>Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines

1944 - dateActive

Alaska Airlines name was adopted on 02May1944 from Alaska Star Airlines

^ Genealogy - MMcGee Airways >>Star Air Service +>Star Airways >Alaska Star Airlines >Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airways

**** - ****Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alaska Cargo

2004* - 2004*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alaska Central Airways

1974 - 1981Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Friendship Air Alaska

Alaska Central Express

1994 - 2011*Renamed

Ace Air Cargo was formed as Yutana Airlines in 1987. Renamed to Alaska Central Express in 1994 & to current name around 2011

^ Genealogy - Yutana Airlines >Alaska Central Express >Ace Air Cargo

Alaska Coastal Airlines

1939 - 1965Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Alaska Air Transport + Marine Airways =>Alaska Coastal Airlines + Ellis Airlines =>Alaska Coastal-Ellis Airlines >>Alaska Airlines

Alaska Coastal-Ellis Airlines

1965 - 1968Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Alaska Air Transport + Marine Airways =>Alaska Coastal Airlines + Ellis Airlines =>Alaska Coastal-Ellis Airlines >>Alaska Airlines

Alaska Flying Tours

2001* - 2001*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alaska Inland Airways

1930* - 1930*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alaska International Air

1972 - 1984Renamed

MarkAir was formed in 1946 as Interior Airways, and operated as such until 1972, when the name Alaska International Air was adopted. It assumed its present name in 1984

^ Genealogy - Interior Airways >Alaska International Air >Markair

Alaska Island Air

1968 - 1988*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Alaska Island Air

Alaska Island Airways

1954* - 1954Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Alaska Airlines

Alaska Mountain Flying Service

1992 - 2009*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alaska School Inc.

1929* - 1929*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alaska Seaplane Services

2002* - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy - Loken Aviation >Alaska Seaplane Services

Alaska Southern Airways

1932 - 1934Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Pan Am (1)

Alaska Star Airlines

1936* - 1944Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - MMcGee Airways >>Star Air Service +>Star Airways >Alaska Star Airlines >Alaska Airlines

Alaska West Air

1989* - 2009*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alaskan Airways

1930 - 1932Renamed

Alaskan Airways was founded by Carl Ben Eielson

^ Genealogy - Alaskan Airways >>Pacific Alaska Airways >>Pan Am (1)

Alaskan Coastal Airways

1986* - 1986*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alaska-Washington Airways

1929 - 1930Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >S-W-Y Airways

Albany Air

1979 - 1979Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Albany Air Service

1964* - 1970*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - >Cherokee Airways

ALC

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alector Airways

1976* - 1977*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alfonso Airways

(1980s)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alfred Frank

(1934*)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alii Air Hawaii

1970* - 1975Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Hawaiian Pacific Airlines

A-Liner-8-Aviation

2002* - dateActive

A-Liner-8-Aviation was formed in 2002

^ Genealogy -  

ALL

1988* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

All American Airlines

(1995*)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

All American Airways

1948 - 1966Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Transamerica Airways

All Seasons International Travel Club

1971* - 1972Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

All Star Airlines

(1995*)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

All Star Airlines

1983 - 1985Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - All Star Airlines

All Trans Airlines

1948* - 1951Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

All-America Airlines

1994 - 1994Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

All-American Airways

1948 - 1953Renamed

US Airways began as All American AV on 07Mar1939. Started ops on 12May1939. Renamed to All American AWYs & to Allegheny Airlines on 01Jan1953. Renamed to USAir on 28Oct1979

^ Genealogy - All-American Aviation >All-American Airways >Allegheny Airlines >USAir > US Airways >>American Airlines

All-American Aviation

1939 - 1948Renamed

US Airways began as All American AV on 07Mar1939. Started ops on 12May1939. Renamed to All American AWYs & to Allegheny Airlines on 01Jan1953. Renamed to USAir on 28Oct1979

^ Genealogy - All-American Aviation >All-American Airways >Allegheny Airlines >USAir > US Airways >>American Airlines

Allcair Air Transport

1993* - 1993*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Allegheny Air Cargo

1947* - 1947*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Allegheny Airlines

1953 - 1979Renamed

US Airways began as All American AV on 07Mar1939. Started ops on 12May1939. Renamed to All American AWYs & to Allegheny Airlines on 01Jan1953. Renamed to USAir on 28Oct1979

^ Genealogy - All-American Aviation >All-American Airways >Allegheny Airlines >USAir > US Airways >>American Airlines

Allegheny Airlines

1989 - 2004Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Piedmont Airlines

Allegiant Air

1998 - dateActive

Allegiant was founded as WestJet Express in Jan1997. Scheduled services began between Las Vegas and the airline's initial hub in Fresno on 15Oct1998

^ Genealogy - WestJet Express >Allegiant Air

Allen Air Commuter

1967 - 1975Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Allen Aviation >Allen Air Commuter >>Capitol Airlines

Allen Aviation

1967* - 1967*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Allen Aviation >Allen Air Commuter >>Capitol Airlines

Alliance Air

1988* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alliance Airlines

1984 - 1988Renamed

Alliance Airlines was founded by Jim Beardsley. Part 204 commuter air airline. Acquired by Great Lakes Airlines

^ Genealogy - Alliance Airlines >>Great Lakes Airlines

Allied Air Carrier

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Allied Air Freight

1996* - 2001Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Allied Air Services

2000* - 2000*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

All-Star Airlines (Allstar Airlines)(All Star Airlines)

**** - ****Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Allstates Air Cargo

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Allwest Freight

1999* - 2007*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aloha Air Cargo

2008 - dateActive

Aloha Air Cargo began operations under new ownership on 02May2008 after Aloha Airlines ceased operations

^ Genealogy -  

Aloha Airlines

1958 - 2008Inactive

Aloha Airlines was founded as Trans-Pacific Airlines on 26Jul1946. Operations began on 26Jul1946. Renamed to TPA, then to Aloha Airlines in Nov1958 . Ceased ops on 31Mar2008

^ Genealogy - Trans-Pacific Airlines >TPA (Nov1958) >Aloha Airlines

Aloha Island Air

1987 - 1992Renamed

Island Air, a Hawaiian airline, was was incorporated in 1980 & started operations as Princeville Airways on 09Sep1980

^ Genealogy - Princeville Airways >Aloha Island Air >Island Air

Aloha Pacific

1984 - 1985*Status?

Aloha Pacific was a Honolulu based carrier that started operations with a single DC-10 on 28May1984

^ Genealogy -  

Alpha Air

1988* - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alpha Airlines

1969* - 1970*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alpha Airlines

1978* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alpha Aviation

1984 - 1996*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alphajet Charter

(1992)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alpine Air Express (Alpine Aviation)

1975 - dateActive

Alpine Air Express operations started 07Oct1975

^ Genealogy -  

Alpine Aviation

2005* - 2005*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alpine Aviation (Yukon)

2004* - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alpine Aviation Corporation

1980* - 1981*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Alsek Air Service

2003 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Altair Airlines

1966 - 1982Inactive

Altair Airlines began scheduled services in Nov1966. On 09Nov1982 it filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

^ Genealogy -  

Altha Air Service

1973* - 1992*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Altus Airlines

1967 - 1988Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Altus Airlines

Altus Flying Service

1963* - 1963*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Altus Airlines

Alyeska Air Service

1982* - 1989Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Am Pac Air (American Pacific Airlines)

1988* - 1989Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Ambassadair

1974* - 1981Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Ambassador Airlines

1963 - 1968*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

America West Airlines

1983 - 2007Renamed

America West started operations on 01Aug1983, Began operating on the same operating certificate as US Airways on 27Sep2007. Merge into US Airways was completed on 09Dec2013

^ Genealogy - America West Airlines >>US Airways >>American Airlines

America West Express

1992 - 2007Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - America West Express >US Airways Express

America World Airways

(1990s)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Americair

1983 - 1984*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

American Air Cargo

1982* - 1982*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

American Air Export & Import Company

1945* - 1956Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - American Air Export & Import Co. >AAXICO >Transamerica Airways

American Air Express

1945 - 1947Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

American Air Freight

1989* - 1989*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

American Air Transport

1953* - 1953*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

American Air Ways Charters (American Airways Charter)

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

American AirFreight

1992* - 2001*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

American Airlines

1934 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy - American Airways >American Airlines

American Airways

1930* - 1934Renamed

American Airways became American Airlines on 11Apr1934

^ Genealogy - Universal Air Line Systems + Colonial Airways + Southern A. T. + Embry-Riddle Corporation + Interstate Airlines =>American Airways >American Airlines

American Airways Charters

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

American Capital

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

American Carrier Corporation

1970* - 1971*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

American Central Airlines

1982 - 1985Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - American Central Airlines

American Central Airways

1978* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

American Charter Express

1998* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

American Check Transport

2000* - 2008*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

American Connection

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

American Dream Airlines

1997* - 1997*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - American Dream Airlines

American Eagle Airlines

1984 - 2014Renamed

American Eagle commenced service on 10Nov1984 with a flight from Fayetteville, Arkansas to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.

^ Genealogy - Simmons Airlines + Flagship + Wings West =>American Eagle Airlines >Envoy Air

American Eagle Business Airfreight (Business Air)

**** - ****Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >American Eagle Business

American Export Airlines

1937 - 1945Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Pan Am (1)

American Express International Airlines

1984* - 1984*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

American Flyers Airline

1949 - 1971Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - American Flyers Airline >>Universal Airlines

American Freighters

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

American International Airlines

1990 - 1999Renamed

Kitty Hawk International was formed as Connie Kalitta Services in 1967

^ Genealogy - Connie Kalitta Services >American International Airlines >Kitty Hawk International

American International Airways

1926* - 1927Renamed

American International Airways was established in 1926 by John K. Montgomery & Richard B. Bevier as a seaplane service from Key West to Havana

^ Genealogy -  

American International Airways

1947* - 1947*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

American International Airways

1981 - 1984Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

American International Freight

1993 - 1999Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - American International Freight >Kitty Hawk Air Cargo

American Jet Charter

1999* - 2003*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

American Travel Air

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

American West Jets

(2014)Began?

American West Jets filed with the DOT to acquire Ryan International Airlines’ operating certificate and remaining assets

^ Genealogy -  

American World Airways

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

American Railway Express

1918 - 1929Renamed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Americana Travel Club (Club Americana)

1975 - 1978Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Ameriflight

1988* - dateActive

Ameriflight was established in 1968 as California Air Charter

^ Genealogy - California Air Charter (CalAir) >Ameriflight

Amerijet International

1974 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Ameristar Air Cargo

2000 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Ameristar Jet Charter

1988 - 2009*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

AMI (Aviation Methods)

1992* - 1992*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Amigos Aviation

1988 - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Amirillo Airport Corporation

1929* - 1929*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >American Airlines

Amistad Airline

1966* - 1980*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Amprite Aviation

2002* - 2002*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

AMR Executive Charter

1995* - 1995*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

AMR Jets

1994* - 1994*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - AMR Jets

ANA (Air North America)

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Ananda Air

**** - ****Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >The Maui Commuter

Ancar Aviation

1977* - 1982Renamed

confirmed & merged into Golden Airways in 1982

^ Genealogy - Ancar Aviation >Golden Airways

Anchorage Air Transport

1927 - 1928*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Anchorage Airways

1981* - 1982Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Air Logistics

Andalair*

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Anderson Aviation

2003* - 2004*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Anderson Aviation Sales

1966* - 1968*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Andrew Airways

1995^ - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Andrew Flying Service

1941* - 1966Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Andrew Flying Service >>Sky Tours Hawaii

Andy's Flying Service

1959 - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Angeles Flying Service

1964* - 1969Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Bremerton Air Taxi + Angeles Flying Service + Bellingham-Seattle Airways + Island Sky Ferries + Skyline Air Service + Whidbey Flying Service =>Puget Sound Airlines

Angwin Aviation

1988 - 1988Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Luft Air

Anjill Airlines

1968* - 1970*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

ANSCO Charter Services

1946 - 1946*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Antarctic Air (Antartic)

1991* - 1991*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

AOA (American Overseas Airlines)

1945 - 1950Renamed

AOA was a resultlt of a merger between American & American Export Airlines on 05Jul1945

^ Genealogy - >Pan Am (1)

Apache Airlines

1930 - 1930Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Apache Airlines

1954* - 1958*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Apache Airlines

1957 - 1970Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Apache Airlines

Apex Airlines (Apex Air Cargo)

1987* - 1989Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Apollo Airlines

1982* - 1982*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Apollo Airways

1968* - 1972*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Apollo Airways

1969 - 1982Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Pacific Coast Airlines (1)

Apollo Aviation

1973* - 1974*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Appalachian Air

2014 - dateActive

Appalachian Air start operations from Pikeville, Kentucky, to Nashville, Tennessee on 27Oct2014

^ Genealogy -  

Appalachian Airlines

1977* - 1980*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Apple Vacations

2002* - 2003*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

APX (Air Parcel Express)

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arabesco Air

1974* - 1974*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arawak Aviation

1999* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arbie Aircraft Charters

2002* - 2002*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arcadia Air

2002* - 2002*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

ARCO Flight Operations

1979^ - 2000Status?

 

^ Genealogy - >Phillips Alaska

Arctic Air

1996* - 1996*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arctic Airlines

1935* - 1935*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arctic Circle Air Service

1973 - 2010Renamed

Scheduled domestic, passenger and cargo airline based in Fairbanks, Alaska. FAA cancelled operations in Apr1988 but airline restarted. Taken over by ERA Alaska

^ Genealogy - Arctic Circle Air Service >>ERA Alaska >Ravn Alaska

Arctic Frontier Airways

1948* - 1948*Inactive

Arctic Frontier Airways was a Seattle based carrier

^ Genealogy -  

Arctic Guide

1978* - 1978*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arctic Pacific Airlines

1947^ - 1960Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arctic Transportation Services

1988 - 2010Renamed

Arctic Transportation Services became Ryan Air on 18Jan2010

^ Genealogy - Unalakleet Air Taxi >Ryan Air >Arctic Transportation Services >Ryan Air

Ardco Aviation

2003* - 2004Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Argo Air

**** - ****Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Argonaut Airways

1959* - 1964*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Argosy Air Lines (Airlines)

1978 - 1979Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aries Air Cargo

1973 - 1973Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arista International Airlines

1982 - 1984Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arizona Air

1992* - 1995*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arizona Airmotive

1964* - 1964*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arizona Airways

1948 - 1950Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Arizona Airways + Challenger Airlines + Monarch Airlines =>Frontier Airlines >>Continental >>UAL

Arizona Airways

1993 - 1997Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arizona Express Airlines

2002* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arizona Pacific

1981 - 1982Inactive

Arizona Pacific was formed as Omni Airlines in Flagstaff and renamed in 1981

^ Genealogy - Omni Airlines >Arizona Pacific Airlines

Arizona Pacific

1993* - 1993*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arizona Skyways

2002* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Ark-Air Flight

2001* - 2002*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arkansas Aero

1973* - 1973*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arkansas Air Freight

1965* - 1965*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arkansas Traveller Airline

1984* - 1984Inactive

Arkansas Traveller was founded by Thomas L. Fleming as Mountain Park Air Service

^ Genealogy - Mountain Park Air Service >Arkansas Traveller Airline

Armstrong Air Service

1985* - 1989Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arnold Air Service

1946* - 1946*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aroostock Airways

1968 - 1972*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Aroostock Airways

Arriva Air International

1996* - 1996*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arrow Air

1947* - 2004*Renamed

Fine Air merged with Arrow Air, leaving behind the Fine Air Services name. rRnamed to Arrow Cargo in 2004*. Arrow Cargo ceased scheduled operations on 30Jun2010

^ Genealogy - Fine Air >Arrow Air >Arrow Cargo

Arrow Airways

1930 - 1930Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arrow Cargo

2004* - 2010Inactive

Fine Air merged with Arrow Air, leaving behind the Fine Air Services name. rRnamed to Arrow Cargo in 2004*. Arrow Cargo ceased scheduled operations on 30Jun2010

^ Genealogy - Fine Air >Arrow Air >Arrow Cargo

Arrow Shuttle

(2014)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Arute International Air

1973* - 1973*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

ASA (Alaska Southcoast Airways)

1974* - 1974*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - ASA (Alaska)

ASA (Atlantic Southeast Airlines)

1979 - 2011Renamed

ASA was incorporated on 12Mar1979 by George Pickett, John Beiser and Robert Priddy & started operations on 27Jun1979. Single AOC obtained on 22Nov2011

^ Genealogy - ASA (Atlantic Southeast Airlines) >>ExpressJet Airlines

ASA International

1962* - 1965*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

ASAP (All Seasons Air Pacific)

1981* - 1983*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Ascend Aviation (KCP Leasing & Services)

2003 - 2003*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Asheville Flying Service

1982* - 1983*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aspen Airways

1955* - 1991Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Aspen Airways Air Taxi >Aspen Airways >>Air Wisconsin

Aspen Airways

1979* - 1983*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aspen Airways Air Taxi

1953 - 1955*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Aspen Airways Air Taxi >Aspen Airways >>Air Wisconsin

Aspen Aviation

1981* - 2005*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aspen Mountain Air

1996* - 2000*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Aspen Mountain Air

Associated Air Freight

(1998*)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Associated Air Services

1927* - 1927*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Associated Air Transport

1961* - 1962Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Associated Jet Charter

1994* - 1994*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Astar Air Cargo

2003 - 2012Inactive

Astar Air Cargo was formed as DHL Worldwide Express in 1969. Ceased operations on 01Jun2012

^ Genealogy - DHL Worldwide Express >DHL Airways >Astar Air Cargo

Astec Air East (Astec Flyers)

1974^ - 1982*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Astor Air

1984* - 1985*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Astrajet

(2013)Began?

 

^ Genealogy - DeBoer Aviation >Ryan Aviation >PHH Air >Ryan International Airlines

Astro Airways

1969* - 1995Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Astromarine

**** - ****Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

ATA (Air Transport Associates)

1949* - 1949*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

ATA (American Trans Air)

1981 - 2008Inactive

ATA (American Trans Air) ceased operations on 03Apr2008

^ Genealogy -  

Athens Air

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Athens Aviation

1964* - 1968Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Athens Aviation >Cherokee Airways

ATI (Air Transport International)

1988 - dateActive

ATI was established in 1978 and started operations in 1979 as US Airways and later known as Interstate Airlines. The current name was adopted in 1988

^ Genealogy - US Airways >Interstate Airlines >ATI

Atkin Air

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atkins Aviation (Hangar 10)

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atkinson's Valley Aviation Services

1992* - 1992*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlanta Airways

(1998*)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlanta Express

1982 - 1983Renamed

Atlanta Express merged with Sunbird Airlines in 1983

^ Genealogy - Atlanta Express >>Sunbird Airlines >CCAir

Atlanta Royal Air

(1989*)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlanta Skylarks

1966* - 1981Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Independent Air

Atlantic & Pacific Airlines

1947* - 1947*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantic Air

1981 - 1984Renamed

Atlantic Air was founded in 1979 but did not start operations until 22May1981

^ Genealogy - >Envoy Air

Atlantic Air Cargo

1997* - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantic Airlines

2004* - 2004*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantic Airways

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantic and Gulf Coast Airlines

1937 - 1937Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantic Aviation

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantic Aviation

2001* - 2001*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantic Cargo Airlines

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantic City Airlines

1965* - 1977Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Southern Jersey Airways

Atlantic City Express*

1996* - 1996*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantic Coast Airways

1929* - 1929*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantic Coast Jet

1999* - 1999*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Atlantic Coast Jet >>ACA >Independence Air

Atlantic Express

(2005)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantic Flight Group

1997* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantic Gulf & Midland

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantic Gulf Airways

1983 - 1986Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantic International Airlines

(1980s)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantic Northern Airlines

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantic, Gulf & Caribbean Airways

1927 - 1928Renamed

Atlantic, Gulf & Caribbean Airways was reincorporated from Southeastern Air Lines on 11Oct1927. This company merged with PAA on 23Jun1928

^ Genealogy - Southeastern Air Lines >Atlantic, Gulf & Caribbean Airways >>PAA >Pan Am (1)

Atlanticjet

(2002)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlantis Airlines

1978 - 1989Renamed

Atlantis Airlines claimed to be the first airline formed after the passage of deregulation in 1978

^ Genealogy - Atlantis Airlines >Eastern Metro Express

Atlas Air

1993 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlas Airlines

1976 - 1976Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atlas Cargo

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Atorie Air

1983 - 1986Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Atorie Air

ATR Air Cargo

(1998*)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

ATS (Arctic Transportation Services)

1950 - 2010*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

ATX

(1994*)Began?

Friendship Airlines was another attempt by Frank Lorenzo (Eastern Air Lines) to start an airline. Intended to be Washington, DC based. Renamed to ATX

^ Genealogy - Friendship Airlines >ATX

Atx Air Services

2013* - dateActive

Atx Air Services is a Fort Worth Alliance, Ft. Worth, Texas based charter carrier

^ Genealogy -  

Audi Air

1983* - 1994*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aurora Aviation

1993* - 1993*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Austin Airways

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Austin Express

1998 - 2002Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Autec Aviation Services

1966* - 1998*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Automotive Air Charter

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Av Atlantic

1994* - 1994*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

AVAir

1986 - 1989Inactive

Air Virginia was founded by Rodney Jeager (ex-Cardinal Airlines). Sold to Dimitri Nicholas in 1984 and renamed to AVair.

^ Genealogy - Air Virginia >AVAir

Avalon Air Transport

1953 - 1963Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Avalon Air Transport >Catalina Air Lines >>Aero Commuter >Golden West Airlines

Avatar Airlines

(2014)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

AvAtlantic (HCL Aviation)

1989* - 1996*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Avatlantic Airlines

(1999)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Avengair

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Avery Aviation

1968* - 1968*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Avia Flight Services

1993* - 1993*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aviation Associates

1990* - 1990*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aviation Corp of Seattle

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aviation Corporation of America

1968 - 1969Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aviation Enterprises

1940* - 1947Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >UAL

Aviation Facilities

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aviation Jet Charters

1987* - 2004*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aviation Methods

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aviation Services

1967 - 1969Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Air Midwest

Aviation Services

1978* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aviation Services

1995* - 1995*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aviation Specialties

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aviator Services Air Charter

1988* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aviex Jet

1990* - 1990*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Avion Airways

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Avior Aircraft Charters

1988* - 1999*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - FlightWorks

Avteam

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Avtec Services

1998* - 1998*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Awesome Airlines

2007* - 2007*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aztec Air

1989* - 1989*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Aztec Airlines

1966* - 1967Inactive

Aztec Airlines operated El Paso-Los Cruces-Douglas with a Piper Aztec aircraft

^ Genealogy -  

Aztec Airways

1998* - dateActive

Florida based Aztec Airways was formed in 1998

^ Genealogy -  

B & C Aviation

1998* - 1998*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

B Airways

1989* - 1990Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

B Airways Air Cargo*

1999* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

B S Dusters

1994* - 1994*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

B.A.S Airlines

1981 - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - B.A.S Airlines

B2 Aviation

2011* - dateActive

B2 Aviation was formed in 2011

^ Genealogy -  

Baca Airlines

1952* - 1953*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bader Express

1985* - 1986*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bahamas Caribbean Airlines

1980 - 1982Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Aero International Airlines

Bahamas Express

1987 - 1988Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - PIA >Pacific Inter Air >Bahamas Express >Majestic Air >Carnival Air Lines >Pan Am (2)

Baja Air Lines

1975 - 1976*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Club Baja Airlines >Baja Airlines

Baja AirWest Express

1990sStatus?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Baja Cortez Airlines

1977* - 1983*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Baker Aviation

1964* - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bal Trade

1968* - 1970*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Balair

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Balantic

1974 - 1976Inactive

Balantic was formed to operate exclusively as a real estate promoter

^ Genealogy -  

Balboa Air

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bald Mountain Air Service

2004* - dateActive

Status changed back to Active

^ Genealogy -  

Ball Brothers

1977^ - 1980*Status?

Ball Brothers was founded in 1977 by Newton Ball as a fresh fish carrier operating primarily between Anchorage & Bristol Bay

^ Genealogy -  

Ballard Aviation

1995* - 1995Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Balsam's Air Service

1922 - 1922*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Balta Airline

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Baltia Air Lines

(2014)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Baltia Air Lines

1999* - 2002*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Baltimore Air Charter

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Baltimore Airways

1929* - 1930*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Baltimore Airways

1976* - 1979*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Unknown

Bancserve Air

2003* - 2004*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bangor International Airlines

1983* - 1987*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bangor-Maine Airways

2000* - 2000*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bankair

1973* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bank-Air

1965* - 1971*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bar Harbor Airlines

1946 - 1989Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Vercoa Air Service >Britt Airlines >Britt Airways +Bar Harbor Airlines + Rocky Mountain AW =>Jet Link >Continental Express >ExpressJet Airlines

Baras Airways

(1980s)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bard Air Freight

1978* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bard Airlines

1980* - 1981*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Barnes and Gorst Air Mail

1927* - 1927*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Barnhill & McGee Airways

1931 - 1932Inactive

Barnhill & McGee Airways, one of the earliest air services in Alaska, was founded in Anchorage as a partnership between Harvey W. Barnhill and Linious "Mac" McGee in 1931

^ Genealogy - Barnhill & McGee Airways +>McGee Airways >>Star Air Service +>Star Airways >Alaska Star Airlines >Alaska Airlines

Baron Aviation Services

1975 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Barr Air Transport

1935 - 1938*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Barron World Airways

(2001)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Barrow Air

1986* - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

BAS Airlines

1979 - 1990Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Basler Airlines (Basler Flight Service) (Fleming Corporation)

1957 - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bass Air Corporation

1980* - 1980*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bax Global

1997 - 2011*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Burlington Northern Airfreight >Burlington Air Express >BAX Global

Bay Air

1985* - 1986*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bay Airways

1972* - 1972*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bay Aviation Services

1977 - 1977Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bay Cities Air Transport

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Beacon

2015 - 2016Inactive

Beacon launched its maiden commercial operations on 15Sep2015 & ceased at the end of Jan2016

^ Genealogy -  

Bear Lake Air Service

1990sStatus?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bearing Air

(1999)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Beech Aviation Centre

1965* - 1967*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Beeson Aviation

1965* - 1968Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Trans-Mo Airlines

Beilers Crop Service

1983* - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Belezean Airlines

1967* - 1969*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bellair

1981 - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bellingham-Seattle Airways

1964 - 1969Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Bremerton Air Taxi + Angeles Flying Service + Bellingham-Seattle Airways + Island Sky Ferries + Skyline Air Service + Whidbey Flying Service =>Puget Sound Airlines

Bellomy Lawson

1983* - 1983*Renamed

Aerial Transit was formed as Bellomy Lawson in 1983

^ Genealogy - Bellomy Lawson >Aerial Transit

Bemidji Airlines

1981 - 1991Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bemidji Aviation Services

1947 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bennett-Rodebaugh Company

1927 - 1927*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Benoist Aircraft Company

1914 - 1914*Inactive

Benoist Aircraft Company launches the first regularly scheduled passenger airline in the US on 1914

^ Genealogy -  

Bering Air

1979 - dateActive

Bering Air was founded by James & Christine Rowe as a charter airline & operations started on 03Oct1979

^ Genealogy - Nome Flying Service >>Bering Air

Bernard Airlines

1930* - 1930Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Berry Aviation

1983 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Best Airlines

1982 - 1985Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bethel Aircraft Services

1995 - 1996Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Inland Aviation Services

Bethel Airways

1930* - 1930*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bettles Air

1990sStatus?

 

^ Genealogy -  

BEX (Business Express)

1984 - 2000Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Envoy Air

Bicoastal Air Service

(1980s)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Biegert Aviation

1984* - 1993*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Unknown

Big Bend Airways

1977* - 1978*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Big Island Air

1985^ - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Big Sky Airlines

1978 - 2008Inactive

Big Sky Airlines was established in 1978 and started operations on 15Sep1978. Its final scheduled flights arrived in Billings on the morning of 08Mar2008

^ Genealogy -  

Bighorn Airways

1947 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Billings Flying Service

1984* - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bimini Air Charter

1995* - 1995*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bimini Island Air

1993 - 2011Inactive

Bimini Island Air ceased operations on 27Jun2011

^ Genealogy -  

Biplane Adventure

1995* - 1998*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bird and Sons

**** - ****Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bison Air Lines

1962* - 1964*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bixby Airlines

1948 - 1948Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

BizAir Shuttle

2015 - 2015Inactive

BizAir Shuttle terminated its sole remaining route in Sep2015, thereby putting carrier's future in doubt

^ Genealogy - BizCharters >BizAir Shuttle

BizCharters

2014 - 2015Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - BizCharters >BizAir Shuttle

BizEx

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Blackhawk Airways

1970* - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Blackhawk International Airways

1997* - 2001*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

BlackStar Airlines

(2005)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Blatz Airlines

1948 - 1962Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Blatz Airlines

1963 - 1963Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Nevada Airlines

BLM Aviation Management

2003* - 2004*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Blue Hawaiian

1985 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Blue Horizons Travel Club

2006* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Blue Line Air Express

1982* - 1982*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Blue Moon Aviation

2003 - 2005Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Blue Ridge Airlines

1996* - 2008*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Blue Ridge Aviation

1998* - 1998*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Blue Sky Charter

2007* - 2008*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bluebell Aviation

1969* - 1973*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Bluebell Aviation >Wrangler Aviation >TradeWinds Airlines >Sky Lease Cargo

Bluebird Air Line

1920 - 1920*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bluegrass Airlines

194^ - 1946Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - +>Delta

Boardwalk Air (Boardwalk Airways)

(1996*)Began?

Boardwalk Air planned to start operations in late 1996 on the East Coast but didn't actually start

^ Genealogy -  

Bob Harris Flying Service

1956* - 1974Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Bob Harris Flying Service >Yute Air Alaska >Flight Alaska >Yute Air

Bob's Aircraft

1995* - 1995*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Boeing Air Transport

1927 - 1934Renamed

Boeing Air Transport was formed on 15Jan1927 & started mail flights on 01Jul1927. BAT, NAT, PAT and Varney merged into UALTC on 28Dec1934

^ Genealogy - Varney + Pacific Air Transport + Boeing Air Transport + National Air Transport =>UAL

Boise Aviation (Air Service)

1967* - 1968*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bollam Air Transport

1929 - 1929*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bonanza Air Lines

1945 - 1968Renamed

Bonanza Air Lines gets CAB approval to merge with Pacific Air Lines & West Coast Airlines to form Air West on 17Apr1968. Completed on 01Jul1968

^ Genealogy - Bonanza Air Services >Bonanza Air Lines + Pacific Air Lines + West Coast Airlines =>Air West >Hughes AirWest >Republic Airlines >>Northwest Airlines >>Delta Air Lines

Bonanza Air Services

1945 - 1945Renamed

Bonanza Air Services was formed in early in 1945 by Edmund Converse in Las Vegas. Renamed to Bonanza Air Lines in the same year as starting

^ Genealogy - Bonanza Air Services >Bonanza Air Lines + Pacific Air Lines + West Coast Airlines =>Air West >Hughes AirWest >Republic Airlines >>Northwest Airlines >>Delta Air Lines

Bonanza Airlines

1978 - 1978*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Mountain West Airlines >Bonanza Airlines

Boone Air (BooneAir)

1996* - 1996*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Border Airlines

1931* - 1931Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Borrego Springs Airline

1968 - 1968Renamed

Sun Aire Lines was founded as Borrego Springs Airlines in 1968 but was renamed soon after. Operated its final service on 28Sep1984

^ Genealogy - Borrego Springs Airline >Sun Aire Lines >>Skywest Airlines

Bo-S-Aire

1979* - 1989*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Boston Airlines

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Boston Airport Corporation

1925* - 1925*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Boston Maine-Central Vermont Airways

1933 - 1940Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Delta Air Lines

Boston-Maine Airways

1931 - 1933Renamed

Northeast Airlines was formed as Boston-Maine Airways on 20Jul1931, by the Boston & Maine Railroad & Maine Central Railroad

^ Genealogy - Boston-Maine Airways >Northeast Airlines >>Delta Air Lines

Boston-Maine Airways

2000 - 2008Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Boutique Air

2012 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bowen Air Lines

1930 - 1935Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Bowen Air Lines >>Braniff Airways >Braniff International

Bowman Airways

1928* - 1934*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bowman Aviation

2003* - 2004*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bradford Air Transport

1985* - 1986Renamed

West Penn Commuter was founded by Mike Cardimone and Leo Angevine as Bradford Air Transport

^ Genealogy - Bradford Air Transport >West Penn Commuter

Branch River Air Service

2007* - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Brandt Air

1975* - 1975Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Hawaiian Pacific Airlines

Braniff

1984 - 1989Renamed

Braniff first flight from Dallas/Fort Worth to New Orleans on 01Mar1984

^ Genealogy - Florida Express >>Braniff (II)

Braniff Air Lines

1929 - 1930*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Tulsa-Oklahoma City Airline >Braniff Air Lines...>American Airlines

Braniff Airways

1931 - 1935Renamed

The Braniff brothers started a new airline in Nov1930 named Braniff Airways & begn operations on 13Nov1930

^ Genealogy - Braniff Airways >Braniff International

Braniff Express

1989* - 1989*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Braniff International

1935 - 1982Renamed

Braniff International ceased all operations on 12May1982

^ Genealogy - Braniff Airways >Braniff International

Braniff International

1991 - 1992Inactive

Braniff International commenced operations on 01Jul1991 & ceased on 02Jul1992

^ Genealogy - Emerald Valley Airlines >Emerald Air >>Braniff International

Branson Air Express

2010 - 2012Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Branson Airlines

1993* - 1993*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Braunig Aeromarine

1998* - 1998*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bremerton Air Taxi (Crowther Flight Center)

1964* - 1969Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Bremerton Air Taxi + Angeles Flying Service + Bellingham-Seattle Airways + Island Sky Ferries + Skyline Air Service + Whidbey Flying Service =>Puget Sound Airlines

Brennan & Hargreaves

1978* - 2000Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Brian Thompson Air Service

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bristol Bay Air Service

1930* - 1930*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bristol Bay Airlines

1952* - 1953*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

British American Air

(1980s)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Britt Airlines

1975 - 1976Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Vercoa Air Service >Britt Airlines >Britt Airways +Bar Harbor Airlines + Rocky Mountain AW =>Jet Link >Continental Express >ExpressJet Airlines

Britt Airways

(1956*)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Britt Airways

1976 - 1989Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Vercoa Air Service >Britt Airlines >Britt Airways +Bar Harbor Airlines + Rocky Mountain AW =>Jet Link >Continental Express >ExpressJet Airlines

Brockway Air

1983* - 1989Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Northern Airways >Air North >>Brockway Air >>Metro Air Northeast

Brooks Air Transport

1986* - 1986Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Brooks Fuel

Brooks Aviation

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Brooks Fuel

1986 - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Brooks Fuel

Brooks Seaplane Service

1995* - 1995*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Brower Airways

1968 - 1980*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Brower Flight Service

Brower Flight Service

1968* - 1968Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Brower Flight Service

Brownfield Aerial

1977 - 1979Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Brownfield Aerial

Bruning Aviation

1948* - 1948*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Buckeye Air Freight

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Buckeye Air Service

1967* - 1972*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Budyer Air

1981* - 1982*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Buffalo Air Lines

1927 - 1927Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Pan Am (1)

Buffalo Airways

1979 - 1996Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Buker Airlines

1966* - 1968Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Trans East Airlines

Bulldog Airlines

1992* - 1992*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Burdett Airlines

1927* - 1928*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Burke Air Transport

1947* - 1947*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Burke's Express

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Burl Air Freight

1978* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Burlington Air Express

1985 - 1997Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Burlington Northern Airfreight >Burlington Air Express >BAX Global

Burlington Airways

1979* - 1982*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Burlington Northern Airfreight

1972* - 1985Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Burlington Northern Airfreight >Burlington Air Express >BAX Global

Burns Aviation

1976* - 1976*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bush Air

1979* - 1983*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Bush Aviation

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Business Air

1987* - 2000*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Business Air (Bennington Aviation)

1957* - 1999Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >AirNow

Business Aircraft Corporation

1978* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Business Aviation Courier

1995* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Business Commuter

1976* - 1980*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Business Jet Charter

1995* - 1998*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Business Jetsolutions

1998* - 1998*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Business Wings

1990 - 1991*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Business Wings

Buswell Aviation

1993* - 1993*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Butler Aircraft

1946* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Butler Aviation

1957* - 1980*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Buzz Airways

2014 - dateActive

Buzz Airways launched operations on 12Jun2014

^ Genealogy -  

Byerly Airlines

1955* - 1961*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Byers Airways

1956* - 1956Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Byers Airways >>Wien Alaska Airlines + Northern Consolidated Airlines =>Wien Consolidated Airlines. >Wien Air Alaska >Wien

Byrd Frost Air Transport

1937* - 1937*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

C & M Airways

1993 - 2014*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

C&C Aviation

1995* - 2002*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

C&G Air Lines

1934 - 1934Status?

 

^ Genealogy - C&G Air Lines

C&M Airlines

1979* - 1985Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Indian Wells Airline

C&M Aviation

1988* - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

C&T Charters

1996* - 2008*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cable Airlines

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cable Commuter Airlines

1967* - 1969Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Cable Flying Service >Cable Commuter Airlines >>Golden West Airlines

Cable Flying Service

1966* - 1966*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Cable Flying Service >Cable Commuter Airlines >>Golden West Airlines

C-Air

1964* - 1969*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cal Aero Airways

1969 - 1970Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cal Air (California Air Commuter)

1975* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cal International Airlines

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cal Jet Air

2013 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cal Sierra Airlines

1981 - 1981Inactive

Cal Sierra was the first airline to serve Starbucks coffee in-flight

^ Genealogy -  

Calair

1988* - 1988Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Calasia Airlines

1945 - 1947Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cal-Coast

1981 - 1981Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Caledonian Airlines

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Air Charter (CalAir)

1968 - 1971*Renamed

Ameriflight was established in 1968 as California Air Charter

^ Genealogy - California Air Charter (CalAir) >Ameriflight

California Air Freight

1959* - 1959*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Air Shuttle

1990* - 1990Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Air Tours

1989* - 1991*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Airlines

(2001)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Airmotive

1970* - 1973*Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Airways

1928* - 1928*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Airways

1990* - 1990*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Amphibian Transport

1980* - 1982*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Arrow Airlines

1949 - 1949*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Atlantic Airways

1951* - 1953*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Central Airlines

1980 - 1980Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Coastal Airways

1998* - 2000*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Eastern Airlines

1946 - 1948Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - +>Airlift International

California Eastern Aviation

1944* - 1957*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Growers Air Express

1946^ - 1947*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Hawaiian Airlines

1946* - 1962Inactive

California Hawaiian Airlines - was incorporated in California in 1946

^ Genealogy -  

California International Airlines

(1997)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Internationale

**** - ****Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

California National Air Services

1982* - 1982Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Overseas Airways

1960* - 1960*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Pacific Airlines

(2015)Planned

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Seaboard Airlines

1983 - 1986*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - California Seaboard Airlines

California Sierra Airlines

1969 - 1969Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

California Time Airlines

1963 - 1963Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

California-Nevada Airlines

1976* - 1977*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Caljet Airlines

(1999*)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Callens Flying Service

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cal-Nat Airways

1967* - 1969*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cal-Neva Air

1966* - 1967*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cal-Neva Air

Late 1960sInactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cal-State Airlines

1968* - 1970Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cal-West Airlines

1989 - 1989*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Camai Air

1986* - 2001*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Camair International

1988* - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Camel City Flying Services

1931* - 1940Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Camel City Flying Services >Piedmont Aviation >Piedmont Airlines(1) >>USAir >US Airways >>American Airlines

Canadian Colonial Airways

1928 - 1929Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >American Airlines

Canadian-American Airlines

1929 - 1930Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cannon Aviation

1966* - 1978*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cannon Aviation

1975* - 1976*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Canyon Aire Aviation

1994* - 1994*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Canyon Fliers

1994* - 1994*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Canyon State Air Services

1994* - 1994*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cape & Island Flight Service

1951 - 1970*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Air New England

Cape Air

1989 - dateActive

Cape Air operations started 30Jun1989 as a brand of Hyannis Air Service. Started as Cape Air in Oct1989

^ Genealogy -  

Cape Cod Airways (Ludington Flying Service)

1929* - 1929*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cape Cod Flying Services

1946 - 1949Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >ExpressJet Airlines

Cape Cod Seaplanes

1930* - 1930*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cape Smythe Air Services

1980* - 2005Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - …>ERA Alaska >Ravn Alaska

Capital Air Services

1974* - 1976*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Capital Airlines

1936 - 1937Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Capital Airlines

1948 - 1961Renamed

Capital Airlines was founded on 01N 1936 as Pennsylvania-Central Airlines. Started operations on 21Apr1948. Absorbed into UAL on 01Jun1961

^ Genealogy - Pennsylvania-Central Airlines >Capital Airlines >>UAL

Capital Airlines

1972* - 1972*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Capital Cargo International Airlines

1996 - 2013Renamed

Capital Cargo International Airlines was founded by Peter Fox in Sep1995 & operations started on 15Apr1996. Ceased operations on 11Mar2013

^ Genealogy - Capital Cargo International Airlines >>ATI

Capitol Air

1981 - 1991Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Air LA

Capitol Air Express (Capital Air Service) (Red Apple Aviation Group)

1992* - 1996Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Capitol Air Lines

1928 - 1929Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Capitol Air Service

1966* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Capitol Airlines

1965* - 1989Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Allen Aviation >Allen Air Commuter >>Capitol Airlines

Capitol Airways

1946* - 1967Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Air LA

Capitol International Airways

1967 - 1981Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Air LA

Capitol Speed Lines

1933* - 1934Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Capitol Wings Airline

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Caravan Airlines

1965* - 1967Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Apache Airlines

Carco Air Service

1948* - 1970*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cardiff & Peacock Air Lines

1933 - 1934Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cardinal Airlines

1968 - 1976Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cardinal Airlines

1999 - 2001*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cardinal Airways

1968* - 1969*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Care Flight International

1999* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cargo 360

2006 - 2008Renamed

Cargo 360 is absorbed into Southern Air on 01Jan2008

^ Genealogy - Cargo 360 >>Southern Air

Cargo Services*

1999* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cargojet International

Early 1970sInactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cargomaster Corp.

1989* - 1989*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cargosur

1978 - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Carib Airways

1979* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Carib-Air Cargo

1999* - 2005*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Caribbean Air Service

1999* - 2003*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Caribbean American Airlines

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Caribbean Aviation Services USA

1979 - 1980*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Caribbean Eagle

1997* - 2004*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Caribbean Express

1983* - 1988Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Caribe Air

(1980s)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Caribe Airways

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Carib-South Airways

2015* - dateActive

Carib-South Airways: all Cargo Airline service from Stewart International Airport, Newburg NY

^ Genealogy -  

Carlson Air Service

1930* - 1930*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Carnival Air Lines

1988 - 1998Renamed

Carnival Air Lines was formed in 1984 as PIA (Pacific Interstate Airlines)

^ Genealogy - PIA >Pacific Inter Air >Bahamas Express >Majestic Air >Carnival Air Lines >Pan Am (2)

Carolina Airways

1974* - 1974*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Carolina Vagabonds

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Carr Air Service

1930* - 1930*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cascade Air

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cascade Airways

1969* - 1986Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Casement Aviation

1962 - 1969*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Casino Airlines

1997 - 2003*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Casino Express

1989 - 2005Renamed

XTRA Airways was formed as Casino Express Airlines in 1987 using B.737-200 flying exclusively for the Red Lion Hotel and Casino in Elko, Nevada. Rebranded as XTRAirways

^ Genealogy - Casino Express >Xtra Airways >XTRAirways

Casino Wings

1995* - 2001*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Casper Air Service

1992* - 1992*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Castle Aviation

1986 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Catalina Air Inc.

1994* - 2001*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Catalina Air Lines

1963 - 1967Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Avalon Air Transport >Catalina Air Lines >>Aero Commuter >Golden West Airlines

Catalina Air Transport

1941 - 1955Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Catalina Air Transport

Catalina Airlines

1919 - 1920Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Catalina Airlines

1973 - 1981Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Catalina Channel Airlines (Catalina Seaplanes)

1955* - 1965Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Air Catalina

Catalina Flying Boats

1989 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Catalina Pacific Airlines

1956 - 1960Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Catalina Seaboard Airlines

1983* - 1983Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >California Seaboard Airlines

Catalina Seaplanes

1972* - 1974*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Catalina Seaplanes

1983* - 1984*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Catalina-Vegas Airline

1964* - 1981*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Catalina-Vegas Airline

1994* - 1994*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Catawba Air Transport

1972* - 1973*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Catawba Air Transport

1987* - 1987*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cats Air*

1999* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Catskill Airways

1966* - 1989*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cayuga Air

1988* - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

CB Air

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

CCA (California Central Airlines)

1949* - 1950*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

CCAC (Capital City Air Carrier)

1990* - 2007*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

CCAir

1986 - 2002Inactive

CCAir was formed as Sunbird Airlines in 1979. Started operations on 15Nov1979. Hagerty's Air merged in in 1984. Closed down on 04Nov2002

^ Genealogy - Sunbird Airlines >CCAir

Cedar Rapids Airways

**** - ****Status?

Cedar Rapids Airways operated scenic trips out of Cedar Rapids

^ Genealogy -  

Cedar Rapids Flying Service

1992* - 1996*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Centennial Airlines

1981* - 1987*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Centennial Express (Golden Eagle Charters)

1996* - 1996*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cen-Tex Airlines (Central Texas Airlines)

1981* - 1983*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central Air Service

1970* - 2000Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central Air Southwest

1998* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central Air Transport

1977* - 1978*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central Airline

1928* - 1929Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >American Airlines

Central Airlines

1928* - 1929Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central Airlines

1934 - 1936Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >UAL

Central Airlines

1949 - 1967Renamed

On 01Oct1967, Frontier purchased Central Airlines, headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas

^ Genealogy - Central Airlines >>Frontier Airlines >>Continental >>UAL

Central Airlines

1953* - 1953*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central Airlines

1974* - 1974*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central Airlines (Central Air Southwest)

1990* - 1996*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central Airways

1984* - 1985*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central American International

1973 - 1987Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Central American Airways Flying Service > ….l>Trans International Airlines >Transamerica Airways

Central American Airways

1970* - 1970*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central American Airways Flying Service

1946* - 1973Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Central American Airways Flying Service >….l>Trans International Airlines >Transamerica Airways

Central American International

1981* - 1986*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central Caribbean Airlines

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central Flying Services

1975* - 1978*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central Iowa Airlines

1973* - 1973*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central New York Airways

1928* - 1930*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central Pacific Airlines

1985* - 1985*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central States Airlines

1978* - 1981*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Green Bay Airways

Central States Airlines

1988* - 1990*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central Texas Airlines

1967* - 1970Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Central Vermont Airways

1933* - 1933*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Delta Air Lines

Centurion Air Service

1973* - 1973*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Centurion Cargo

2001 - dateActive

Centurion Cargo was founded on 08Nov1985 as Challenge Air Cargo, starting ops on 15Nov1985. South Winds Cargo merged into Centurion Cargo on 07Aug2006

^ Genealogy - Challenge Air Cargo +>Centurion Cargo

Century Air Lines

1932* - 1932Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Century Airlines

1973* - 1996*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - S.S. Airways >Century Airlines (2)

Century Airlines

1977* - 1981Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Century Airlines (1)

Century Airlines

2002* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Century Airways

(1980s)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Century Pacific Air Lines

1931 - 1932Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >American Airlines

CES Aviation*

1999* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

CF Airfreight

1985 - 1989Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Emery Worldwide

CFI Inc.

1994* - 1994*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

CHA (Chicago Helicopter Airways)

1956 - 1974*Status?

Chicago Helicopter Airways was incorporated in Delaware on 13Nov1946 as Helicopter Air Service & started on 20Aug1949. CHA began ops on 12Nov1956

^ Genealogy - Helicopter Air Service >CHA (Chicago Helicopter Airways)

Chalk's Flying Service

1919 - 1936Renamed

Chalk's Flying Service was formed in Feb1919

^ Genealogy - >Chalk's Ocean Airways

Chalk's International Airlines

1936 - 1996Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Chalk's Ocean Airways

Chalk's Ocean Airways

1999 - 2007Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Chalk's Ocean Airways

Challenge Air Cargo (CAC)

1985* - 2001Inactive

following the takeover by UPS a new company was formed as Centurion Air Cargo to take over the air operating certificate of Challenge

^ Genealogy - Challenge Air Cargo +>Centurion Cargo

Challenge Air International

1986 - 1988Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Challenge Air International

Challenge Air Transport

1980* - 1986*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Challenge International Airlines

1984* - 1986Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Challenge Air International

Challenger Airlines

1947 - 1950Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Arizona Airways + Challenger Airlines + Monarch Airlines =>Frontier Airlines >>Continental >>UAL

Chamberlin Air Lines

1935* - 1935*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Champion Air

1987 - 2008Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Champlain Air

1995* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Champlain Air Transport

1933 - 1934Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Channel Air Lift

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Channel Flying

1964 - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Channel Flying

Channel Flying Service

1963* - 1964Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Channel Flying

Channel Islands Aviation

1998* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chaparral Airlines

1976 - 1990Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Metroflight Airlines

Chaplin Airlines

1919 - 1919Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Delta Air Lines

Charles Dickenson

1926 - 1926Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Delta Air Lines

Chartair

Post 1988Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Chartair

Charter Air Service

2002* - 2002*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Charter Air Transport

1997* - dateActive

Charter Air Transport applied to change its name to VIA Airlines on Apr2015

^ Genealogy -  

Charter Airlines

1978 - 1979*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Charterair >Charter Airlines >>Mackey Airlines >>Eastern Air Lines

Charter Airlines

1994* - 1994*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Charter America

1999* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Charter One Airlines

1980 - 1992Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Spirit Airlines

Charter Way

(1993)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Charterair

1977* - 1978Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Charterair >Charter Airlines >>Mackey Airlines >>Eastern Air Lines

Chatham Airlines (Chatham Aviation)

1970* - 1970*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Chatham Airlines

Chatham Aviation

1964* - 1970*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chautauqua Airlines

1974 - 2014Inactive

Chautauqua Airlines was established in Chautauqua County, New York on 03May1973. Started operations on 01Aug1974 & ceased 19Aug2014

^ Genealogy - Chautauqua Airlines >>Shuttle America

Check-Air

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Checker Airlines

(1985*)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chelan Airways

1945 - 2000*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cherokee Airlines

1968* - 1969*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cherokee Airlines

1972* - 1973*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cherokee Airways (Cherokee Air Taxi)

1968 - 1970Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Athens Aviation >Cherokee Airways

Cherry Air

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chesapeake & Potomac Airways

1985* - 1985*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chesapeake Air Ferries

1934* - 1934*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chesapeake Aircraft Company

1928* - 1928*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chesapeake Airways

1947* - 1947*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chester County Air

1987* - 1988*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chicago & Southern Air Lines

1934 - 1953Renamed

Pacific Seaboard Airlines was founded on 15Jun1933, first flight on 23Jun1933 & renamed in Jan1935 to Chicago & Southern Air Lines. Merged into Delta on 01May1953

^ Genealogy - Pacific Seaboard Airlines >Chicago & Southern Air Lines >>Delta Air Lines

Chicago & Southern Airlines

1969 - 1971Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chicago Air

1986 - 1986Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Chicago Air >>Sentry Airlines

Chicago Express Airlines

1993 - 2005Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chicago-Detroit Airways

1931 - 1931Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chinook Air

1984* - 1985*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chippewa Air Commuter

1977 - 1978Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chisum Flying Service of Alaska

1985* - 1985Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chitina Air Service

1991* - 1991*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Choice Aire

2015 - dateActive

Choice Aire started public charter flights between Miami and Atlantic City on 21May2015

^ Genealogy -  

Christiansen Air Service

1956* - 1956Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Alaska Airlines

Christiansen's Flying Service

1930* - 1930*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Christler Flying Services

1970* - 1979Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Christman Air System

1977 - 1988*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Miller Aviation Center >Pitt Airways >Pitt Airlines >Keystone Commuter >Keystone Airlines >Christman Air System

Christofferson Air Ferry

1914 - 1930Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Air Ferries

Christopher Charters

1991* - 1991*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chrysler Air

1966* - 1995*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Chrysler Air Transportation

1964^ - 1980Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Pentastar Aviation

Ciao Airlines

2000* - 2000*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cimarron Aire

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cincinnati Airlines

1969* - 1970*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Circle Airways

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Circle Rainbow Air

1979* - 1992*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cirrus Air

1996* - 1996*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

CIS Air Corporation

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

CIT Airways (Caribbean Island Transport)

(2014)Began?

CIT Airways was planning to launch direct flights between Fort Lauderdale Int'l and Dominica Melville Hall using a B737-300 in Jan2014

^ Genealogy -  

Citadel Airlines

1982 - 1982Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

CityLink Airlines

2001* - 2002*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

CJS Aircargo

1970* - 1972*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Clark Aerial Service

1964* - 1969*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Clark Air Courier

1994* - 1994*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Clark Aircraft

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Clarkes Aerial Service

1972* - 1977Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Brownfield Aerial

Clarksburg Airways

1930 - 1930Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Clarksville Flying Service

1972* - 1975*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Classic Air

1983 - 1983Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Classic Air

1990* - 1990Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Classic Air

1992* - 1992*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Classic Airlines

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Classic Airways

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Classic Aviation

1982* - 1995*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Classic Aviation

1995* - 1997*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Clay Lacy Jet Charter (Aviation)

1994* - 2003*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Clearwater Flying Service

1977 - 1977Renamed

Empire Airlines was established and started operations on 15May1977 in Orofino as a charter company originally named Clearwater Flying Service

^ Genealogy - Clearwater Flying Service >Empire Airlines

Cleveland-Detroit Air Line

1927 - 1928*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Clifford Ball Airlines

1927 - 1930Renamed

Clifford Ball Airlines started airmail contract route No. 11 on 27Mar1926 & scheduled passenger services began on 28Apr1928

^ Genealogy - Clifford Ball Airlines >>Pennsylvania Airlines + Central Airlines =>Pennsylvania-Central Airlines >Capital Airlines >>UAL

Clinton Aero Corp.

1981* - 1983Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Metro Air Northeast

Clipper Air Cargo

(1997*)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cloudscape

2014* - 2015*Status?

Oakland based charter carrier

^ Genealogy -  

Club Air

(2004)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Club Alaska

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Club America

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Club Baja Airlines

1972* - 1975Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Baja Airlines

Club USA International

1980* - 1980Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coast Air

1971 - 1975Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Temsco Airlines

Coast Air

1975* - 1977*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coast Airways

1931 - 1932Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coastal Air

1975* - 1983Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >ExpressJet Airlines

Coastal Air Freight (Coastal Air Lines)

1947* - 1950*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coastal Air Lines

1960 - 1962Inactive

Coastal Air Lines was formed in 1947 as Coastal Cargo

^ Genealogy - Coastal Cargo >Coastal Air Lines

Coastal Air Transport

2002* - 2006*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Unknown

Coastal Airlines

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coastal Airlines Express

1984 - 1984Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Coastal Airlines Express

Coastal Airways

1929* - 1929*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coastal Airways

1967 - 1979*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Coastal Airways (1)

Coastal Airways

1975 - 1990Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coastal Airways

1978* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Coastal Airways (2)

Coastal Airways

1994* - 1995*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coastal Airways (Cosmopolitan Airlines)

1978* - 1985Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coastal Airways (Southern Flier)

1976* - 1978*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coastal Aviation

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coastal Aviation

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coastal Aviation

1964* - 1967Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Coastal Airways

Coastal Aviation

1978 - 1980*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coastal Cargo

1947* - 1960Renamed

Coastal Cargo was formed in 1947

^ Genealogy - Coastal Cargo >Coastal Air Lines

Coastal Cargo Company

1947 - 1962Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Coastal Cargo Company >Coastal Cargo Canada >>Universal Airlines

Coastal Holiday Airlines (Holiday Airways)

1970* - 1970*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coastal Plains Commuter

1978* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cochise Airlines

1971 - 1982Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cockett Airlines

1950* - 1954*Status?

Cockett Airlines operated around Hawaii in the early 1950s

^ Genealogy -  

Cohlmia Aviation

(1988*)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coker Airfreight

1969* - 1984Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Skyfreighters

Coleman Air Transport

1977* - 1980Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Colemill Enterprises

1944 - 1998*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Colgan Air

1971 - 1989Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Colgan Air

1991 - 2012Inactive

Colgan Air operations started on 01Dec1991 & ceased operations on 05Sep2012

^ Genealogy -  

Colonial Air Transport

1926 - 1930Renamed

Colonial acquired rights to fly U.S. airmail commercial route CAM-1, with the first flight on 01Jul1926. Flew the first passenger service between Boston and NY on 04Apr1927

^ Genealogy - >American Airlines

Colonial Airlines

1942 - 1956Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Canadian Colonial Airways > Colonial Airlines >>Eastern Air Lines

Colonial Airlines

1975* - 1975*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Colonial Airways

1930* - 1930Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Universal Air Line Systems + Colonial Airways + Southern A. T. + Embry-Riddle Corporation + Interstate Airlines =>American Airways >American Airlines

Colonial Airways Corporation

1929 - 1942Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >American Airlines

Colonial Western Airways

1927 - 1929Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >American Airlines

Colony Airlines

1970* - 1970*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Colorado Airlines (Crested Butte Air Service)

1977* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Colorado Airways

(2005)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Colorado Airways

1926 - 1927Renamed

Colorado Airways's first flight was on 31May1926

^ Genealogy - >Delta Air Lines

Colorado River Airlines

1966* - 1968*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Colorado-Utah Airways

1930* - 1930*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Columbia Air Cargo

1947* - 1947*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Columbia Airlines

1935 - 1936Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Columbia Airlines

1974 - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Columbia Airways

1935* - 1935*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Columbia Pacific Airlines

1977 - 2002*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy - Columbia Pacific Airlines

Columbus Airlines

1995 - 1996*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Columbus Airlines

Colvin Air Charter

2001* - 2001*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Comair

1977 - 2012Inactive

Comair was founded by David Mueller and his Father Raymond on 31Jan1977 as Wings Airways. Operations started on 15Apr1977 & ceased on 29Sep2012

^ Genealogy - Wings Airways >Comair (USA)

Comair Jet Express

1992* - 1992*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Comair Jet Express

2000* - 2001Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Delta Airelite Business Jets

Comanche Air

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Combs Airways

1967 - 1985*Status?

 

^ Genealogy - Combs Airways

Commanche Air

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Command Air

1966* - 1969Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Red Baron Airlines

Command Airways

1966 - 1991Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Envoy Air

Commander Airlines

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Commercial Air

1994 - 1995Renamed

WestPAC was formed in 1994 as Commercial Air. Started operations on 28Apr1995. Renamed in 1995 & ceased operations on 04Feb1998

^ Genealogy - Commercial Air >WestPAC

Commercial Air Transport

1928 - 1930Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Commercial Airlines

1980* - 1980*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Commercial Aviation

1976* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Commercial Flyer

2004* - 2006*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Unknown

Community Air

(2001)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Commut Air of Michigan (Comut-Aire)

1975* - 1976*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Commutair

1978* - 1980*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

CommutAir

1989 - dateActive

CommutAir was established in 1989 & started operations on 01Aug1989

^ Genealogy -  

Commutaire

1976* - 1977*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Commute Air

1967 - 1968Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Commuter Airlines

1964 - 1980Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Commuter Airlines >>Freedom Airlines

Commuter Airlines

1965 - 1971*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Commuter Airlines

1966* - 1970Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Hub Airlines

Commuters Air Service

1932 - 1932Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Commuters Air Transport

1925 - 1925*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Compass Airlines

2007 - dateActive

Compass Airlines was formed as Northwest Airlines Cargo & renamed on 16Mar2006. Started operations 02May2007

^ Genealogy - Northwest Airlines Cargo >Compass Airlines (US)

Concord International Airlines

1980 - 1982Inactive

Concord International Airlines was formed as Jet Freight Cargo, operating out of Miami

^ Genealogy - Jet Freight Cargo >Concord

Condo Air Cargo

1988 - 1989Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Condor Air Lines

1936 - 1936Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Condor Aviation

1989* - 1989*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Condor Club International

1974* - 1974*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Connect Air (Connectair)

1984* - 1984*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Connectair Airways

1984 - 1984Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Conner Air Lines

1989* - 1989*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Connie Kalitta Services

1967* - 1990Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Connie Kalitta Services >American International Airlines >Kitty Hawk International

Connor Air Lines

1988* - 1992*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Connor Air Services

2001* - 2001*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Conquest Airlines

1986 - 1997Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Conquest Sun Airlines

1993 - 1994Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Conquest Sun Airlines >AirTran Airways >AirTran >>Southwest Airlines

Consolidated Air Lines

1935 - 1936Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Consolidated Air Transit

1947* - 1948Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Consolidated Airlines

1949 - 1963Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Consolidated Vultee

**** - ****Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Constitution Airlines

(1980s)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Consumers Air Freight

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Contact Air Cargo

1999* - 1999*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Continental Air Express

1929 - 1930Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Continental Air Lines

1928 - 1929Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >American Airlines

Continental Air Lines

1937 - 1937Renamed

Varney Air Transport to Continental Air Lines (later Airlines) on 26May1937

^ Genealogy - Varney Speed Lines >Varney Air Transport >Continental Air Lines >Continental Airlines >>UAL

Continental Air Services

1929* - 1929*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Continental Air Services

1965 - 1969*Status?

CAS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental Air Lines started flying in South-East Asia on 01Sep1965, after purchasing the aviation division of Bird and Sons

^ Genealogy -  

Continental Air Transport

1969* - 1969*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Continental Airlines

1937 - 2011Renamed

Continental Airlines start on 15Jul1934. Continental-United merger results in the end of Continental on 01Oct2011

^ Genealogy - Varney Speed Lines >Varney Air Transport >Continental Air Lines >Continental Airlines >>UAL

Continental Airways

1930 - 1932Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Continental Aviation Services

2007* - 2008*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Continental Express

1981 - 1997*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - Vercoa Air Service >Britt Airlines >Britt Airways +Bar Harbor Airlines + Rocky Mountain AW =>Jet Link >Continental Express >ExpressJet Airlines

Continental Lite (Cal Lite)

1994 - 1995Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Continental Sky-Van

1946 - 1946Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Continental West

1985 - 1986Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >UAL

Contract Air Cargo

1983 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Contract Cargo Airlines

1996* - 2000*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Conyan Aviation

1995* - 1995*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cook Inlet Aviation

Pre 1989Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Inlet Airlines

Cool Air

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coombs Airways

1968* - 1979*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coombs Freightair

1982* - 1982*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coones Flying Service

1975 - 1979Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coop Air

2000* - 2000*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Copper State Airlines

1980* - 1982*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cordova Air Services

1934 - 1953Renamed

Cordova Airlines was founded in 1934 by “Kirk” Kirkpatrick as Cordova Air Services

^ Genealogy - Cordova Air Services >Cordova Airlines >>Alaska Star Airlines >Alaska Airlines

Cordova Airlines

1953 - 1968Renamed

Cordova Airlines was founded in 1934 by “Kirk” Kirkpatrick as Cordova Air Services

^ Genealogy - Cordova Air Services >Cordova Airlines >>Alaska Star Airlines >Alaska Airlines

Cordova Flying Service

1935 - 1935*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coronado Flying Air Travel Club (Coronado Flyers)

1975 - 1981Inactive

Coronado Flying Air Travel Club was a California based DC3 operator

^ Genealogy -  

CorpJet

2004* - 2006*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Corporate Air

1981^ - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Corporate Air Fleet

1998* - 1998*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Corporate Airlines

1998 - 2005Renamed

RegionsAir, formed in 1996. commenced operations on 16Dec1996 as Corporate Express Airlines. Renamed Corporate Airlines & to current name on 04Feb2005. Ceased ops on 25May2007

^ Genealogy - Corporate Express Airlines >Corporate Airlines >RegionsAir

Corporate Express

1983* - 1997*Inactive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Corporate Express Airlines

1996 - 1998Renamed

RegionsAir, formed in 1996. commenced operations on 16Dec1996 as Corporate Express Airlines. Renamed Corporate Airlines & to current name on 04Feb2005. Ceased ops on 25May2007

^ Genealogy - Corporate Express Airlines >Corporate Airlines >RegionsAir

Corporate Flight Management

1982 - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

Corporate Jet Aviation

(****)Unconfirmed

 

^ Genealogy -  

Corporate Jets

1992* - 1994*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Cosmopolitan Airlines

1983* - 1984Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Coastal Airlines Express

Cosmopolitan Commuter Airlines (Cosmopolitan Aviation)

1977* - 1979*Renamed

 

^ Genealogy - >Coastal Airlines Express

Courier Airlines

1969* - 1969*Status?

Courier Airlines operated scheduled commuter services in the late 1960s

^ Genealogy -  

Courtesy Air Service

1979* - 1980Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

CoVal Air

1980* - 1980*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Coyote Air

2006* - dateActive

 

^ Genealogy -  

CQ Air

(2008)Began?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Creekwood Airways

1995* - 1998*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Crescent Airways

1992* - 1992*Status?

 

^ Genealogy -  

Crest Airlines

1967 - 1967Inactive

 

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Crested Butte Air Service

1978* - 1979*Status?

 

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Cromwell Air Lines

1929 - 1931Status?