Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
airlines
Subsidy Total: 
$4,354,045,449
Number of Awards: 
1,519
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
SkyWest$1,151,116,966518
Delta Air Lines$878,378,81624
Hyannis Air Service Inc.$553,329,635242
Boutique Air$539,841,921225
United Airlines Holdings$446,484,82038
American Airlines$230,677,35583
Alaska Air$176,196,365106
Great Lakes Aviation$160,462,61654
Skybus Airlines$62,292,0002
Mesa Air$51,675,31441


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parentsort icon Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
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
UAL Corp. and United Airlines, Inc. United Airlines Holdings Illinois local 2017 $25,889,768 tax increment financing
United Airlines, Inc. United Airlines Holdings Colorado state 2019 $2,549,681 tax credit/rebate
United Airlines, Inc. United Airlines Holdings Colorado state 2019 $586,019 tax credit/rebate
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2021 $2,260,830 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2020 $3,693,705 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2020 $4,770,068 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2021 $5,199,630 federal grant
CONTINENTAL EXPRESS INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2021 $1,275,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
CONTINENTAL EXPRESS INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2021 $2,125,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2021 $3,183,928 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2021 $3,562,896 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2021 $4,366,353 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2021 $4,551,674 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2021 $2,770,447 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2021 $6,371,686 federal grant
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