Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
airlines
Subsidy Total: 
$2,465,657,233
Number of Awards: 
681
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$547,095,291277
United Continental$402,617,90326
American Airlines$197,125,61659
Great Lakes Aviation$160,462,61654
Alaska Air$111,908,21568
Skybus Airlines$62,292,0002
Mesa Air$51,675,31441
Republic Airways Holdings$15,804,1004
Lufthansa$11,043,15841


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parent Locationsort icon Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Alaska Airlines Alaska Air United States federal 2015 $2,051,639 federal grant
Alaska Airlines Alaska Air United States federal 2015 $2,272,663 federal grant
Alaska Airlines Alaska Air United States federal 2015 $2,272,663 federal grant
Delta Airlines Delta Air Lines United States federal 2015 $1,790,671 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $626,118 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $701,374 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $749,294 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $1,061,500 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $1,137,010 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $1,380,344 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $1,410,009 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $1,441,333 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $1,546,508 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $1,569,742 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $1,752,709 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $1,911,892 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $2,063,463 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $2,098,289 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $2,208,052 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $2,343,722 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $2,358,658 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $2,580,211 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $2,654,949 federal grant
SkyWest Airlines SkyWest United States federal 2015 $2,887,237 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES INC United Continental United States federal 2015 $757,316 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $183,744 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $191,061 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2018 $228,360 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2018 $228,360 federal grant
GREAT LAKES AVIATION, LTD. Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2018 $313,849 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $371,232 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $421,056 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $430,367 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2018 $433,092 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2018 $434,379 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2018 $465,025 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $521,913 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2018 $532,841 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $590,109 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $603,985 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $635,809 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $659,513 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $799,874 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $801,930 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $830,177 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $831,093 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $834,818 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $841,269 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2018 $887,392 federal grant
GREAT LAKES AVIATION, LTD. Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2018 $905,476 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $937,345 federal grant
MONROE ENERGY LLC Delta Air Lines United States federal 2018 $956,234 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $964,500 federal grant
GREAT LAKES AVIATION, LTD. Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2018 $974,534 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $1,058,168 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $1,104,185 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $1,127,742 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $1,131,317 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $1,134,866 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $1,139,429 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $1,183,644 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $1,192,054 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $1,271,997 federal grant
GREAT LAKES AVIATION, LTD. Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2018 $1,357,112 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $1,357,112 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $1,373,720 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $1,379,679 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $1,390,922 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $1,447,863 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $1,519,634 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2018 $1,579,049 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $1,588,439 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2018 $1,602,674 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2018 $1,602,674 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $1,620,118 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $1,688,679 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $1,725,275 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2017 $1,735,525 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $1,903,299 federal grant
GREAT LAKES AVIATION, LTD. Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2017 $1,926,854 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $1,935,428 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Continental United States federal 2018 $2,006,798 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $2,173,617 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $2,183,552 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2018 $2,262,076 federal grant
GREAT LAKES AVIATION, LTD. Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2017 $2,329,241 federal grant
GREAT LAKES AVIATION, LTD. Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2017 $2,377,423 federal grant
GREAT LAKES AVIATION, LTD. Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2017 $2,437,760 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $2,468,567 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $2,482,855 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2017 $2,503,806 federal grant
GREAT LAKES AVIATION, LTD. Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2017 $2,537,635 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $2,691,341 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2017 $2,693,788 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2017 $2,924,564 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2017 $2,941,947 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2017 $2,952,989 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $3,053,427 federal grant
GREAT LAKES AVIATION, LTD. Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2017 $3,198,780 federal grant
GREAT LAKES AVIATION, LTD. Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2017 $3,492,269 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $3,971,714 federal grant
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