I have confirmed with company officials that Republic Airlines will immediately begin interviewing and hiring qualified pilots to fly for Republic Airlines, Chautauqua Airlines and Shuttle America. All three airlines are owned and operated by Indianapolis based Republic Airways Holdings.
It is reported that Republic will hire 100 pilots in 2011. Republic’s hiring
minimums will be published on their website.
Airways Holdings owns Chautauqua Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Lynx
Aviation, Midwest Airlines, Republic Airlines and
Shuttle America, collectively “the airlines.” The airlines offer
scheduled passenger service on approximately 1,600 flights daily to 121 cities
in 44 states, Canada, Costa Rica, and Mexico under branded operations at
Frontier, Midwest, and operates flights airline services agreements with five
major U.S. airlines.
The flights are operated under an airline partner brand,
such as American Connection, Continental Express, Delta Connection, United
Express, and US Airways Express. The airlines currently employ approximately
11,000 aviation professionals and operate 288 aircraft.