October 24, 2016 5:51 AM ET


Company Overview of US Airways Inc.

Company Overview

US Airways, Inc., an air carrier, offers scheduled passenger service primarily in the United States and internationally. As of December 31, 2013, the company operated approximately 3,000 flights daily to 193 communities in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, the Middle East, the Caribbean, and Central and South America. It operated 343 mainline jets and is supported by the company’s regional airline subsidiaries and third-party regional carriers operating as US Airways Express under capacity purchase agreements, which operated 238 regional jets and 40 turboprops. The company was founded in 1995 and is based in Tempe, Arizona. US Airways, Inc. is a subsidiary of US Airways Group, Inc.

111 West Rio Salado Parkway

Tempe, AZ 85281

United States

Founded in 1995

32,100 Employees



Key Executives for US Airways Inc.

Executive Vice President of Corporate Affairs, Secretary, Executive Vice President of Corporate Affairs of US Airways Group and Secretary of US Airways Group
Age: 64
Executive Vice President of Operations
Age: 69
Senior Vice President of Customer Experience
Age: 46
Senior Vice President of Revenue Management
Age: 51
Executive Vice President of Corporate Affairs and Director
Age: 59
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

US Airways Inc. Key Developments

U.S. Airways Inc. Wins $28,163,737 Federal Contract

U.S. Airways Inc., Tempe, Arizona, was awarded a $28,163,737 federal contract modification by the U.S. Transportation Command, Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, for international commercial air cargo transportation services.

Man Files $10 Million Lawsuit against US Airways Crash at Philadelphia International Airport

A New York man has filed a $10 million lawsuit against US Airways after he says he was injured following a crash landing at Philadelphia International Airport last year. Frank Gabbamonte suffered permanent damage to his shoulder after jumping down the emergency slide of US Airways flight 1702 after it crash landed following an aborted takeoff last March. Gabbamonte damaged his rotator cuff and tore cartridge and ligaments in his shoulder and biceps. He had to undergo surgery months after the crash and has not been able to return to his job hauling heavy auto parts. He was one of 149 passengers and five crew members evacuated from the Airbus A320 on March 13, 2014.

Republic Airline Enters into Amendment to Amended and Restated Jet Service Agreement with US Airways

On November 6, 2014, Republic Airline Inc. ("Republic"), a subsidiary of Republic Airways Holdings Inc., entered into an Amendment to the Amended and Restated Jet Service Agreement with US Airways, Inc. ("Airways"), dated as of September 2, 2005. Under the Agreement, Republic operates 58 E170/175 aircraft as US Airways Express. The amendment provides for, among other things, an extension of the air transportation services provided by Republic with respect to 28 aircraft which were set to expire under the Agreement in September 2015. The amended service terms for the aircraft expire between March 2019 and March 2023. The service terms for the remaining 30 aircraft terminate between February 2019 and July 2020.

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