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Pinnacle Airlines Inc.

Corporate Information

Registered to do business as: The carrier has corporate offices in Memphis, Tenn. and a total of 3,851 employees, including 652 pilots-in-charge, 520 other pilots and 755 flight attendants.
Source: FAA Air Operators database, last updated Jan 4, 2010; Regional Airline Association 2009 Annual Report

Safety Record, 2002-2009

Onboard fatalities0
Accidents4
Other reported incidents1
Accidents resulting in serious onboard injury1
Serious accidents per billion passenger miles0.04
Serious accidents are those that resulted in at least one serious onboard injury.
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of BTS annual traffic statistics, NTSB accident data

June 2009 Traffic Summary

Departures24,710
Passengers1,058,068
Average Seats53.0
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of Bureau of Transportation Statistics T100 domestic carriers systemwide segment database

Incident/Accident History

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TypeLocationDateFatalitiesSerious injuries
Accident Milwaukee, Wis.
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March 11, 2005 0 0
Incident Asheville, N.C.
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March 19, 2006 0 0
Accident Traverse City, Mich.
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April 12, 2007 0 0
Accident Detroit, Mich.
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Nov. 13, 2008 0 0
Accident Louisville, Ky.
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Aug. 4, 2009 0 1
Source: National Transportation Safety Board accident database system (ADMS2000), last updated Jan 1, 2010