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 Parent Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Valuesort icon Type of Subsidy
BOUTIQUE AIR Boutique Air United States federal 2019 $4,430,544 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $4,415,808 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $4,410,974 federal grant
BOUTIQUE AIR Boutique Air United States federal 2019 $4,407,804 federal grant
BOUTIQUE AIR Boutique Air United States federal 2017 $4,401,956 federal grant
BOUTIQUE AIR Boutique Air United States federal 2019 $4,386,070 federal grant
BOUTIQUE AIR Boutique Air United States federal 2019 $4,368,499 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2021 $4,366,353 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $4,346,707 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2019 $4,344,987 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $4,337,314 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $4,337,314 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $4,313,525 federal grant
AIR MIDWEST Mesa Air United States federal 2007 $4,294,911 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2017 $4,287,235 federal grant
GREAT LAKES Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2000 $4,286,850 federal grant
GREAT LAKES Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2000 $4,286,850 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $4,270,836 federal grant
BOUTIQUE AIR Boutique Air United States federal 2019 $4,267,800 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2018 $4,252,094 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2018 $4,235,276 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2017 $4,217,912 federal grant
GREAT LAKES Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2002 $4,212,842 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2019 $4,191,249 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $4,191,225 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2019 $4,189,164 federal grant
GREAT LAKES Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2001 $4,179,940 federal grant
American Airlines, Inc. (1990) American Airlines New York local 2006 $4,178,634 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2019 $4,175,481 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2019 $4,144,144 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $4,138,022 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $4,112,788 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $4,107,211 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $4,075,168 federal grant
GREAT LAKES Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2000 $4,067,459 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $4,064,736 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $4,063,938 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2019 $4,055,939 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $4,051,799 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $4,046,999 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $4,044,793 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2019 $4,041,389 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $4,036,615 federal grant
American Airlines, Inc. ('02) American Airlines New York local 2004 $4,034,724 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2018 $4,030,251 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2019 $4,029,002 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $4,025,521 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $4,015,275 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2017 $4,011,555 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $4,004,626 federal grant
Republic Airline Inc. Republic Airways Holdings Indiana state 2019 $4,000,000 tax credit/rebate
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2021 $3,997,502 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2017 $3,981,238 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2020 $3,975,932 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2017 $3,971,714 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $3,927,405 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $3,888,598 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $3,887,345 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2017 $3,886,688 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $3,886,508 federal grant
BOUTIQUE AIR Boutique Air United States federal 2017 $3,873,494 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $3,872,732 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2019 $3,859,747 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,848,875 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,845,871 federal grant
BOUTIQUE AIR Boutique Air United States federal 2020 $3,835,818 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $3,832,336 federal grant
GREAT LAKES Great Lakes Aviation United States federal 2003 $3,825,209 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $3,824,369 federal grant
BOUTIQUE AIR Boutique Air United States federal 2021 $3,821,899 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $3,812,760 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2017 $3,811,588 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $3,806,740 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $3,803,208 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2017 $3,801,639 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2019 $3,786,514 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $3,777,932 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $3,772,530 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $3,770,330 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2021 $3,764,222 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2020 $3,758,289 federal grant
BOUTIQUE AIR Boutique Air United States federal 2020 $3,758,112 federal grant
BOUTIQUE AIR Boutique Air United States federal 2021 $3,754,500 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $3,749,505 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $3,742,359 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $3,732,732 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2019 $3,723,302 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $3,708,650 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2019 $3,705,816 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2018 $3,697,234 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2020 $3,693,705 federal grant
BOUTIQUE AIR Boutique Air United States federal 2019 $3,692,732 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $3,687,341 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $3,684,690 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,682,564 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2019 $3,679,057 federal grant
Silver Airways Silver Airways LLC United States federal 2015 $3,676,491 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2020 $3,675,704 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2019 $3,667,664 federal grant
BOUTIQUE AIR Boutique Air United States federal 2021 $3,664,564 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $3,659,027 federal grant
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