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Piedmont Triad Intl Airport, Greensboro, N.C.

According to the Regional Airline Association, which considers most local traffic to be regional, approximately 98.3% of departures were on regional carriers.

During June, 2009, a total of 77,451 passengers embarked on 1,726 regularly scheduled flights. About 4% of departures (carrying 9% of passengers) were operated by major airlines or other carriers operating large jets, while about 96% of departures (carrying 91% of passengers) were on regional carriers.

Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of Bureau of Transportation Statistics T100 domestic carriers systemwide segment database

Carriers operating at Piedmont Triad Intl Airport - June, 2009 traffic

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Operator Flights Passengers Average seats
per plane
Avg.
Occupancy
Atlantic Southeast Airlines 253 11,137 52.0 84.7 %
Air Wisconsin Airlines Corp 296 10,966 50 74.1 %
Expressjet Airlines Inc. 199 7,599 50 76.4 %
Chautauqua Airlines Inc. 197 6,678 50 67.8 %
Comair Inc. 140 5,447 54.4 71.5 %
American Eagle Airlines Inc. 122 4,932 49.2 82.2 %
Trans States Airlines 106 3,992 50 75.3 %
PSA Airlines Inc. 71 3,642 66.6 77.0 %
GoJet Airlines, LLC d/b/a United Express 65 3,344 66 77.9 %
Delta Air Lines Inc. 34 3,338 142 69.1 %
Pinnacle Airlines Inc. 32 1,212 50.8 74.5 %
US Airways Inc. 2 267 153.5 87.0 %
Piedmont Airlines 7 259 50 74 %
Continental Air Lines Inc. 1 173 173 100 %
United Air Lines Inc. 1 136 138 98.6 %
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of Bureau of Transportation Statistics T100 domestic carriers systemwide segment database

INCIDENTS AND ACCIDENTS NEAR PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT

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TypeLocationDateFatalitiesSerious injuriesMinor injuries
Incident Greensboro,, N.C.
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June 28, 2005 0 0 2
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of National Transportation Safety Board accident database system (ADMS2000), last updated Jan 1, 2010