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Not all airlines are soaring: Majors earn record profits while regional carriers struggle

...don't say Republic, SkyWest or Mesa on the side ? they are painted in the colors and logos of brands such as Delta Connection, American Eagle or United Express.A decade ago, many of the regionals were earning steady profits. That began...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-10/not-all-airlines-are-soari
Delta navigates nasty winter, tops profit forecast

...on the average flight, up from 81.2 percent a year ago. The average fare per mile rose 1 percent.Including Delta Connection regional flights, the company spent $2.70 billion on fuel, its largest expense in the quarter. Still, that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-23/delta-navigates-nasty-wint
Direct to D.C., but not from Augusta

...of 2012, ceasing its second stint because its parent company filed bankruptcy.In 2000 and 2001, Comair was a Delta connection carrier to Cincinnati. It pulled out in late 2001 after a pilot's strike and a drop in air travel that followed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-30/direct-dc-not-augusta
Delta Air is rude, unprofessional

...Ever Leave the Airport." Within the last week and a half, I have had two Delta flights canceled and two ASA (Delta Connection) flights canceled: one out of Dallas, one out of Baltimore, and two out of Atlanta. Last Sunday the 8 p.m...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/04/edi_294257.shtml
Editorials
Augusta airport courts Comair

...officials announced today. Airport spokeswoman Kathryn Solee said she has spoken with Comair's parent operation, Delta Connection, to have two daily flights between Augusta and Cincinnati start as early as Sept. 15. Comair first flew from the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/27/met_346458.shtml
Metro | Augusta Regional Airport - Bush Field
Oil leak on plane forces landing

...landing Sunday night at Augusta Regional Airport at Bush Field. A spokeswoman from Atlantic Southeast Airlines, a Delta connection carrier, said the captain shut down one of the plane's engines as it approached Augusta. "As they were descending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/15/met_408877.shtml
Metro | Augusta Regional Airport - Bush Field
Augusta Regional negotiating with Comair

...officials announced Thursday. Airport spokeswoman Kathryn Solee said she has discussed with Comair's parent airline, Delta Connection, about having two daily flights between Augusta and Cincinnati as early as Sept. 15. "Cincinnati gives (passengers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/28/met_346786.shtml
Metro | Augusta Regional Airport - Bush Field
Strike could jam flights here

...Airport and could hinder flights home for some Masters Tournament guests. Currently, Atlantic Southeast Airlines, a Delta connection carrier, makes six to eight flights a day from Augusta to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Although...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/06/bus_76186.shtml
Business | Augusta Regional Airport - Bush Field
Passengers from Augusta could surpass 200,000

...gaining because the airlines see passengers using us," said Diane Johnston, the airport's marketing director. Delta connection carrier Atlantic Southeast Airlines now has 10 flights daily from Atlanta. "We have been fortunate to see increased...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2009-11-14/passengers-
Local Business | Business | Augusta Regional Airport - Bush Field
Year starts with big jump in airline traffic

...500 more than in 2006. There are now 13 flights leaving Augusta daily. Going into the summer travel season, the Delta connection, Atlantic Southeast Airlines, has six daily flights, said airport spokeswoman Diane Johnston. US Airways Express...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2008-05-24/year-starts
Local Business | Business | Augusta Regional Airport - Bush Field