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 2021 $2,110,966 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,119,887 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,128,770 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2019 $2,137,290 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2021 $2,138,011 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $2,138,982 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $2,144,062 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,147,950 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $2,171,272 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $2,171,280 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,173,192 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $2,206,515 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $2,211,344 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $2,216,956 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $2,235,275 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2021 $2,260,830 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,262,708 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,275,710 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,277,808 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $2,301,471 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $2,303,880 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,311,980 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2021 $2,312,640 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $2,323,951 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $2,335,375 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $2,336,082 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,342,670 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $2,345,642 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,362,453 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,380,328 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $2,389,410 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,402,530 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $2,405,756 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,426,970 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,431,588 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $2,436,985 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $2,437,519 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,447,844 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $2,480,153 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,486,820 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,526,436 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,547,156 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,550,754 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,569,524 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,607,720 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $2,644,926 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2020 $2,657,654 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,665,380 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2021 $2,700,720 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $2,712,741 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,722,051 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,726,720 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $2,731,529 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $2,762,439 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $2,765,317 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $2,797,684 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,801,592 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,845,800 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $2,847,419 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $2,871,467 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $2,880,159 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,901,927 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $2,909,040 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2021 $2,962,228 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $3,014,771 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,017,846 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,035,175 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,053,743 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,080,749 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,105,127 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,108,082 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,120,806 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,161,435 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,193,850 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,217,929 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,283,980 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2021 $3,305,220 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2021 $3,307,307 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,314,927 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,331,724 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,352,980 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,361,948 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,381,963 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,520,574 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 $3,679,057 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,682,564 federal grant
UNITED AIRLINES, INC. United Airlines Holdings United States federal 2020 $3,693,705 federal grant
AMERICAN AIRLINES (AMERICAN EAGLE) American Airlines United States federal 2020 $3,758,289 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 2020 $3,845,871 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $3,848,875 federal grant
ALASKA AIRLINES, INC. Alaska Air United States federal 2020 $3,975,932 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $4,036,615 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $4,051,799 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2019 $4,138,022 federal grant
HYANNIS AIR SERVICE, INC. D/B/A CAPE AIR Hyannis Air Service Inc. United States federal 2020 $4,337,314 federal grant
SKYWEST AIRLINES SkyWest United States federal 2020 $4,346,707 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
Delta Air Lines Delta Air Lines Utah state 2008 $250,000 grant
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