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Norfolk Intl Airport, Norfolk, Va.

According to the Regional Airline Association, which considers most local traffic to be regional, approximately 74.8% of departures were on regional carriers.

During June, 2009, a total of 174,740 passengers embarked on 2,549 regularly scheduled flights. About 26% of departures (carrying 43% of passengers) were operated by major airlines or other carriers operating large jets, while about 74% of departures (carrying 57% 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 Norfolk Intl Airport - June, 2009 traffic

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Operator Flights Passengers Average seats
per plane
Avg.
Occupancy
Southwest Airlines Co. 432 49,613 136.0 84.4 %
Mesa Airlines Inc. 271 16,446 65.7 92.3 %
Air Wisconsin Airlines Corp 376 15,519 50 82.5 %
Atlantic Southeast Airlines 163 9,896 65.6 92.6 %
Delta Air Lines Inc. 69 9,548 142.5 97.1 %
American Airlines Inc. 61 7,520 140 88.1 %
Colgan Air 123 6,879 74 75.6 %
Compass Airlines 90 6,386 76 93.4 %
American Eagle Airlines Inc. 123 6,021 53.0 92.4 %
US Airways Inc. 60 5,511 101.2 90.7 %
Comair Inc. 114 5,091 50.4 88.6 %
Shuttle America Corp. 82 5,052 70 88.0 %
Expressjet Airlines Inc. 89 4,029 50 90.5 %
GoJet Airlines, LLC d/b/a United Express 64 3,796 66 89.9 %
Piedmont Airlines 129 3,757 39.5 73.7 %
PSA Airlines Inc. 60 3,167 58 91.0 %
Pinnacle Airlines Inc. 43 3,139 76 96.1 %
Northwest Airlines Inc. 32 3,043 105.1 90.5 %
Skywest Airlines Inc. 10 650 67 97.0 %
Continental Air Lines Inc. 4 469 138.8 84.5 %
Chautauqua Airlines Inc. 1 36 50 72 %
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of Bureau of Transportation Statistics T100 domestic carriers systemwide segment database

INCIDENTS AND ACCIDENTS NEAR NORFOLK INTL AIRPORT

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TypeLocationDateFatalitiesSerious injuriesMinor injuries
Accident Norfolk,, Va.
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Sept. 12, 2003 1 0 0
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of National Transportation Safety Board accident database system (ADMS2000), last updated Jan 1, 2010