Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
airlines
Subsidy Total: 
$2,495,089,289
Number of Awards: 
708
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$563,094,534293
United Airlines Holdings$405,753,60328
American Airlines$197,285,84160
Great Lakes Aviation$160,462,61654
Alaska Air$117,712,47073
Skybus Airlines$62,292,0002
Mesa Air$51,675,31441
Republic Airways Holdings$19,804,1005
Lufthansa$11,331,79142


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parent Locationsort icon Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Delta Air Lines Delta Air Lines Utah state 2008 $250,000 grant
Delta Air Lines - Tokyo Delta Air Lines Utah state 2009 $250,000 grant
Sky West Airlines SkyWest Utah state 2011 $20,715 training reimbursement
Sky West Airlines SkyWest Utah state 2010 $25,251 training reimbursement
Sky West Airlines SkyWest Utah state 2009 $17,650 training reimbursement
ALASKA AIRLINES INC Alaska Air Washington state 2016 $578,023 tax credit/rebate
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air Washington state 2017 $122,738 tax credit/rebate
Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation United Airlines Holdings Wisconsin state 2012 $600,000 grant/loan hybrid program
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