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Republic Airlines

Corporate Information

Registered to do business as: The carrier has corporate offices in Indianapolis, Ind. and a total of 1,615 employees, including 355 pilots-in-charge, 326 other pilots and 647 flight attendants.
Source: FAA Air Operators database, last updated Jan 4, 2010; Regional Airline Association 2009 Annual Report

Safety Record, 2002-2009

Onboard fatalities0
Accidents3
Other reported incidents1
Accidents resulting in serious onboard injury2
Serious accidents per billion passenger miles0.19
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

Departures12,334
Passengers819,354
Average Seats81.7
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 San Francisco, Calif.
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May 26, 2007 0 0
Accident Washington, D.C.
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Feb. 17, 2008 0 0
Accident Kansas City, Mo.
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Dec. 26, 2008 0 1
Accident Indianapolis, Ind.
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July 11, 2009 0 1
Source: National Transportation Safety Board accident database system (ADMS2000), last updated Jan 1, 2010