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Comair Inc.

Corporate Information

Registered to do business as: Operating partner for other airlines:

The carrier has corporate offices in Erlanger, Ky. and a total of 3,488 employees, including 784 pilots-in-charge, 774 other pilots and 842 flight attendants.
Source: FAA Air Operators database, last updated Jan 4, 2010; Regional Airline Association 2009 Annual Report

Safety Record, 2002-2009

Onboard fatalities49
Other reported incidents7
Accidents resulting in serious onboard injury3
Serious accidents per billion passenger miles1.37
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

Average Seats56.5
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
Incident Rockville, Va.
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Nov. 17, 2002 0 0
Incident Appleton, Wis.
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Feb. 27, 2002 0 0
Incident Tulsa, Okla.
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March 14, 2002 0 0
Incident Covington, Ky.
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May 8, 2002 0 0
Accident Boston, Mass.
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May 7, 2003 0 0
Incident Raleigh Durham, N.C.
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Aug. 13, 2003 0 0
Accident Jamaica, N.Y.
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Dec. 2, 2003 0 0
Accident Snow Hill, Va.
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July 21, 2004 0 1
Accident Covington, Ky.
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Oct. 26, 2005 0 1
Accident Lexington, Ky.
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Aug. 27, 2006 49 1
Incident New York City, N.Y.
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July 5, 2007 0 0
Incident Baltimore, Md.
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Dec. 2, 2007 0 0
Source: National Transportation Safety Board accident database system (ADMS2000), last updated Jan 1, 2010