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General Mitchell Intl Airport, Milwaukee, Wis.

According to the Regional Airline Association, which considers most local traffic to be regional, approximately 62.8% of departures were on regional carriers.

During June, 2009, a total of 391,047 passengers embarked on 5,963 regularly scheduled flights. About 29% of departures (carrying 48% of passengers) were operated by major airlines or other carriers operating large jets, while about 62% of departures (carrying 40% 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 General Mitchell Intl Airport - June, 2009 traffic

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Operator Flights Passengers Average seats
per plane
Avg.
Occupancy
AirTran Airways Corporation 1,030 104,756 127.1 80.0 %
Northwest Airlines Inc. 486 58,399 144.3 83.3 %
Skywest Airlines Inc. 1,492 57,077 51.5 74.3 %
Expressjet Airlines Inc. 368 14,918 50 81.1 %
Frontier Airlines Inc. 114 14,695 135.9 94.8 %
American Eagle Airlines Inc. 333 13,091 49.9 78.8 %
Chautauqua Airlines Inc. 277 9,060 43.6 75.0 %
US Airways Inc. 62 7,035 135.3 83.8 %
Air Wisconsin Airlines Corp 175 6,782 50 77.5 %
Pinnacle Airlines Inc. 98 6,425 76.0 86.3 %
Delta Air Lines Inc. 32 3,575 142.6 78.4 %
Atlantic Southeast Airlines 47 3,317 75.6 93.3 %
Compass Airlines 30 2,015 76 88.4 %
PSA Airlines Inc. 34 1,489 50.6 86.6 %
Comair Inc. 31 1,346 50 86.8 %
Great Lakes Airlines 118 867 19 38.7 %
Trans States Airlines 1 0 50 0 %
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of Bureau of Transportation Statistics T100 domestic carriers systemwide segment database

INCIDENTS AND ACCIDENTS NEAR GENERAL MITCHELL INTL AIRPORT

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TypeLocationDateFatalitiesSerious injuriesMinor injuries
Accident Milwaukee,, Wis.
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2006-11-07 0 0 0
Incident Milwaukee,, Wis.
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2003-06-07 0 0 0
Incident Milwaukee,, Wis.
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2004-07-06 0 0 0
Accident Milwaukee,, Wis.
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2004-11-13 0 1 0
Accident Milwaukee,, Wis.
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2005-03-11 0 0 0
Accident Milwaukee,, Wis.
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2006-11-07 0 0 0
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of National Transportation Safety Board accident database system (ADMS2000), last updated Jan 1, 2010