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Company Overview of Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation

Company Overview

Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation provides air transportation services in the United States and Canada. It also performs ground-handling services for several carriers in various locations. The company was formerly known as United Express. Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Appleton, Wisconsin with maintenance locations in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Norfolk, Virginia; and Columbia, South Carolina. It also has crew domicile locations in New York, New York; Washington, D.C.; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and Norfolk, Virginia.

W6390 Challenger Drive

Suite 203

Appleton, WI 54914

United States

Founded in 1965





Key Executives for Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation

Interim President
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 64
Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President
Managing Director of Taxes and Risk Management
Managing Director of Systems Operation Control and Crew Resources
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation Key Developments

Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation Reports Traffic Results for the Month and Year to Date Ended December 2014

Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation reported traffic results for the month and year to date ended December 2014. For the month, the company reported revenue passenger miles of 176,902,000, available seat miles of 239,771,000 and passenger load factor of 73.8% compared to revenue passenger miles of 172,693,000, available seat miles of 218,543,000 and passenger load factor of 79.0% reported a year ago. For the year to date, the company reported revenue passenger miles of 2,246,658,000, available seat miles of 2,869,949,000 and passenger load factor of 78.3% compared to revenue passenger miles of 2,141,809,000, available seat miles of 2,816,328,000 and passenger load factor of 76.0% reported a year ago.

Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation Appoints Christine Deister as Chief Commercial Officer

Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation announced the appointment of Christine Deister as a Chief Commercial Officer in addition to her current position as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer. Ms. Deister will assume most of the responsibilities of former President, Jim Rankin, who has resigned from the company to become President of Columbia Helicopters. Ms. Deister will assume her new duties leading the Air Wisconsin organization effective immediately and will report to interim President Patrick Thompson. Christine has held her current CFO and Treasurer position since November 2004 when she joined the company. Prior to that, she was the Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer for four years at Hawaiian Airlines following a long career at Trans World Airlines where she last held the position of Senior Vice President of Finance and Treasurer. Mr. Thompson is a former Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation and its current Chairman.

Air Wisconsin and the Transport Workers Union Reach Tentative Collective Bargaining Agreement

The National Mediation Board (NMB) announced that Air Wisconsin and the Transport Workers Union (TWU) reached a tentative Collective Bargaining Agreement on May 2, 2013, covering the craft or class of Dispatchers. These tentative agreements are subject to union membership ratification. Specific information regarding these contracts should be obtained directly from the parties.

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