Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
airlines
Subsidy Total: 
$2,892,552,260
Number of Awards: 
913
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$878,128,81623
SkyWest$787,978,108383
United Airlines Holdings$421,677,83632
American Airlines$209,639,67369
Great Lakes Aviation$160,462,61654
Alaska Air$139,812,90788
Hyannis Air Service Inc.$82,658,60448
Skybus Airlines$62,292,0002
Mesa Air$51,675,31441
Silver Airways LLC$35,581,84723


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Companysort icon Parent Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2021 $5,199,630 federal grant
US Airways American Airlines Arizona state 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
US Airways American Airlines North Carolina local 2010 $29,250 grant
US Airways Inc American Airlines Pennsylvania state $1,250,000 grant
US Airways Inc American Airlines Pennsylvania state $750,000 tax credit/rebate
US Airways Inc American Airlines Pennsylvania state $2,000,000 grant
US Airways, Inc. American Airlines North Carolina state 2009 $2,399,816 tax credit/rebate
US Airways, Inc. American Airlines North Carolina state 2010 $2,060,123 tax credit/rebate
US Airways, Inc. American Airlines North Carolina state 2013 $210,531 tax credit/rebate
US Airways, Inc. American Airlines North Carolina state 2015 $491,404 tax credit/rebate
VIRGIN AMERICA, INC. Alaska Air California state 2008 $3,046,703 training reimbursement
VIRGIN AMERICA, INC. Alaska Air California state 2010 $4,928,306 training reimbursement
VIRGIN AMERICA, INC. Alaska Air California state 2013 $299,970 training reimbursement
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