Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
airlines
Subsidy Total: 
$2,495,089,289
Number of Awards: 
708
Time Period: 

Earliest year of data: 1991. Availability of data for earlier years varies greatly from program to program. The majority of the listings for this industry are for the period since 2009.

Notes: 

The total includes only those entries matched to a parent company. The industry designation is the primary one for the parent's operations overall. Dollar totals do not include awards for which no subsidy value is disclosed.


Top 10 Parent CompaniesTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
Delta Air Lines$878,127,08122
SkyWest$563,094,534293
United Airlines Holdings$405,753,60328
American Airlines$197,285,84160
Great Lakes Aviation$160,462,61654
Alaska Air$117,712,47073
Skybus Airlines$62,292,0002
Mesa Air$51,675,31441
Republic Airways Holdings$19,804,1005
Lufthansa$11,331,79142


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Companysort icon Parent Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $344,625 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $1,531,249 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $3,440,060 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $2,731,518 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $2,742,567 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $3,888,598 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $4,015,275 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $5,902,546 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $7,142,646 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $1,251,974 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $1,417,867 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $2,049,198 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $2,109,107 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $2,297,914 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $828,291 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $1,271,592 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $2,679,330 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $2,699,930 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $3,039,531 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $3,160,564 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $5,040,955 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $1,448,624 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $3,053,257 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $2,021,654 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $2,629,368 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $2,908,518 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $4,075,168 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $1,695,812 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $2,137,144 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $2,346,800 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $2,514,019 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $2,597,768 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $3,770,330 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $569,591 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $2,156,120 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $2,185,400 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $3,927,405 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $1,517,250 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $1,365,780 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $1,353,030 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $1,258,170 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $1,250,520 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $1,243,380 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $1,138,150 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $1,002,660 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $956,165 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $943,920 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $920,808 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $881,280 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $822,630 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $677,304 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $635,904 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $32,292 federal grant
Skybus Airlines, Inc. Skybus Airlines North Carolina state $5,292,000 grant
Skybus Airlines, Inc. Skybus Airlines Ohio state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Skybus Airlines Skybus Airlines Ohio multiple 2006 $57,000,000 MEGADEAL
Sky West Airlines SkyWest Utah state 2011 $20,715 training reimbursement
Sky West Airlines SkyWest Utah state 2010 $25,251 training reimbursement
Sky West Airlines SkyWest Utah state 2009 $17,650 training reimbursement
Sky Chefs, Inc. Lufthansa Florida state 2007 $45,000 tax credit/rebate
Sky Chefs , Inc. Lufthansa Florida state 2008 $50,000 tax credit/rebate
Republic Airways Holdings Inc. Republic Airways Holdings Indiana state 2008 $5,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Republic Airways Holdings Inc. Republic Airways Holdings Indiana state 2011 $2,950,000 tax credit/rebate
Republic Airways Holdings Inc. Republic Airways Holdings Indiana state 2011 $50,000 training reimbursement
Republic Airline, Inc. Republic Airways Holdings Kentucky state 2004 $7,804,100 tax credit/rebate
Republic Airline Inc. Republic Airways Holdings Indiana state 2019 $4,000,000 tax credit/rebate
PIEDMONT AIRLINES INC American Airlines Maine state 2013 $2,612 property tax abatement
Northwest Airlines, Inc. Delta Air Lines Iowa state 2008 $1,203,038 training reimbursement
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC Delta Air Lines Maine state 2009 $1,951 property tax abatement
Northwest Airlines (now part of Delta Air Lines) Delta Air Lines Minnesota multiple 1991 $838,000,000 MEGADEAL
Monroe Energy, LLC Delta Air Lines Pennsylvania state $30,000,000 grant
MONROE ENERGY LLC Delta Air Lines United States federal 2018 $956,234 federal grant
MESABA AVIATION Delta Air Lines United States federal 2007 $3,112,422 federal grant
Mesa Airlines Mesa Air Arizona state 2004 $620,000 training reimbursement
MESA AIRLINES Mesa Air United States federal 2001 $3,429,476 federal grant
MESA AIRLINES Mesa Air United States federal 2000 $2,152,844 federal grant
MESA AIRLINES Mesa Air United States federal 2002 $2,071,757 federal grant
MESA AIRLINES Mesa Air United States federal 2000 $1,855,898 federal grant
MESA AIRLINES Mesa Air United States federal 2000 $1,855,898 federal grant
MESA AIRLINES Mesa Air United States federal 2002 $1,843,144 federal grant
MESA AIRLINES Mesa Air United States federal 2002 $1,775,154 federal grant
MESA AIRLINES Mesa Air United States federal 2003 $1,156,825 federal grant
MESA AIRLINES Mesa Air United States federal 2002 $1,052,099 federal grant
MESA AIRLINES Mesa Air United States federal 2001 $918,859 federal grant
MESA AIRLINES Mesa Air United States federal 2003 $872,703 federal grant
MESA AIRLINES Mesa Air United States federal 2000 $741,331 federal grant
MESA AIRLINES Mesa Air United States federal 2001 $727,710 federal grant
MESA AIRLINES Mesa Air United States federal 2001 $702,269 federal grant
MESA AIRLINES Mesa Air United States federal 2003 $459,440 federal grant
LUFTHANSA TECNIK NA HOLD CORP Lufthansa Oklahoma state 2007 $4,274 grant
LUFTHANSA TECNIK NA HOLD CORP Lufthansa Oklahoma state 2007 $7,776 grant
LUFTHANSA TECNIK NA HOLD CORP Lufthansa Oklahoma state 2007 $8,571 grant
LUFTHANSA TECNIK NA HOLD CORP Lufthansa Oklahoma state 2007 $14,616 grant
Lufthansa Technik Component Services, LLC Lufthansa Florida state 2014 $57,600 tax credit/rebate
Lufthansa Technik Component Services Lufthansa Oklahoma state 2011 $3,999 training reimbursement
Lufthansa Technik Component Services Lufthansa Oklahoma state 2013 $3,000,000 industrial revenue bond
LUFTHANSA TECHNIK COMPONENT SERV Lufthansa Oklahoma state 2016 $34,162 property tax abatement
Lufthansa PILOT/ 1/ED Lufthansa New York local 2003 $944,970 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Lufthansa PILOT/ 1/ED Lufthansa New York local 2004 $958,783 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Lufthansa Lufthansa New York local 2006 $2,260 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
LiveTV, LLC JetBlue Airways Florida state 2008 $45,000 tax credit/rebate
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