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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Company Parent Locationsort icon Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
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
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2019 $1,168,791 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2019 $4,877,476 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2019 $3,723,302 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2019 $4,175,481 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2020 $1,638,120 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $1,517,250 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2020 $1,514,424 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2020 $1,374,904 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
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2020 $642,664 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $635,904 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2020 $634,143 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2020 $160,225 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $32,292 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $73,899 federal grant
SILVER AIRWAYS Silver Airways LLC United States federal 2020 $195,944 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2021 $292,175 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2020 $392,222 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2021 $579,390 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $599,464 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $628,249 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2020 $670,558 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $782,216 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2019 $782,616 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $827,342 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2020 $867,538 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2020 $890,541 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2021 $895,261 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2020 $902,507 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2021 $907,291 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $980,088 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $1,000,040 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $1,032,920 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2021 $1,245,270 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $1,311,981 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $1,343,130 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $1,357,348 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $1,360,742 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $1,500,301 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $1,522,656 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $1,523,550 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $1,530,605 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $1,545,950 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $1,591,293 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $1,599,299 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $1,674,536 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $1,676,536 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $1,685,160 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $1,689,020 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $1,729,490 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2020 $1,735,612 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $1,744,680 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $1,747,457 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $1,749,670 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $1,752,876 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $1,757,046 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $1,785,252 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $1,799,144 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $1,812,476 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $1,850,934 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $1,855,350 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $1,857,683 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $1,910,160 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2019 $1,911,336 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $1,959,510 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $2,001,469 federal grant
SILVER AIRWAYS Silver Airways LLC United States federal 2020 $2,033,418 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,058,485 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,110,966 federal grant
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