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Great Lakes Airlines

Corporate Information

Registered to do business as:
  • GREAT LAKES AIRLINES
Operating partner for other airlines:

The carrier has corporate offices in Cheyenne, Wyo. and a total of 800 employees, including 108 pilots-in-charge, 150 other pilots and 23 flight attendants.
Source: FAA Air Operators database, last updated Jan 4, 2010; Regional Airline Association 2009 Annual Report

Safety Record, 2002-2009

Onboard fatalitiesNone
Accidents4
Other reported incidents7
Accidents resulting in serious onboard injuryNone
Serious accidents per billion passenger miles
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

Departures8,328
Passengers53,539
Average Seats20.3
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
Accident Rock Springs, Wyo.
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Sept. 15, 2002 0 0
Accident Denver, Colo.
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June 2, 2003 0 0
Incident Denver, Colo.
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Aug. 23, 2003 0 0
Incident Denver, Colo.
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Nov. 10, 2003 0 0
Incident Denver, Colo.
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Jan. 3, 2005 0 0
Incident Grand Junction, Colo.
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June 26, 2005 0 0
Incident Telluride, Colo.
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Nov. 23, 2005 0 0
Incident Denver, Colo.
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Nov. 28, 2005 0 0
Accident Laramie, Wyo.
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June 20, 2007 0 0
Incident Page, Ariz.
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March 26, 2008 0 0
Accident St. Louis, Mo.
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Sept. 7, 2008 0 0
Source: National Transportation Safety Board accident database system (ADMS2000), last updated Jan 1, 2010