Sonoma County Airport Lands $10 Million Federal Grant

Sonoma County Airport Lands $10 Million Federal Grant

Charles M. Schulz-Sonoma County Airport was named the recipient of a $10 million federal grant Wednesday toward a plan to more than triple its terminal space and establish Wine Country as an air travel destination. The competitive U.S. Department of Transportation...
Chico Laying Groundwork For Airline Attraction

Chico Laying Groundwork For Airline Attraction

CHICO — Several programs are moving forward that could help re-establish commercial air service in Chico. Among Airport Manager Sherry Miller’s charges when she was hired was reviving air service in Chico, and Miller feels she’s making progress, including several...
United Airlines Enjoyed An “I told you so”Moment!

United Airlines Enjoyed An “I told you so”Moment!

United Airlines enjoyed an “I told you so” moment with its fourth-quarter revenue results, as capacity growth plans that rattled analysts early last year appeared to pay off. United in prior years had abandoned regional service from its hubs in favor of...
Commercial Air Service in Chico

Commercial Air Service in Chico

Chico, Calif.  – The possibility of commercial air service returning to the Chico Municipal Airport is developing on a number of fronts, according to Airport Manager Sherry Miller. She says she has received positive feedback from a number of air carriers which say...
Regional Airlines Pilot Shortage

Regional Airlines Pilot Shortage

ARLINGTON, Va. — When a major airline needs a pilot to fly planes, they often look to the regional airlines. But when pilots for smaller commuter planes move over to the majors, it’s getting harder to find their replacements. Since 2013, Yuma, Arizona, a...
Airlines Struggle With Global Pilot Shortage

Airlines Struggle With Global Pilot Shortage

SYDNEY/BANGKOK/MONTREAL (Reuters) – A growing shortage of airline pilots is putting the industry’s recent growth at risk as planes sit idle, higher salaries cut into profits and unions across the globe push for more benefits. Carriers such as Emirates and...
United New Routes Connecting Eight Cities

United New Routes Connecting Eight Cities

United Airlines on Jan. 8, announced it will begin new service between six of its domestic hubs and eight destinations in California, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, Virginia and Wisconsin. The new flights, starting June 7, offer customers hundreds of connection...