US regional carrier, Mesa Airlines, has finalized a new contract with American Airlines that will see it continue to fly CRJ900s on behalf of the massive US carrier. The new agreement is a five-year agreement that replaces a previous one.
The new agreement with American Airlines
Before Thanksgiving, Phoenix-based Mesa Airlines finalized a new contract with American Airlines, replacing an old contract set to expire.
The new contract will see Mesa Airlines operating 40 CRJ900s for a five-year term from January 1st, 2021, through December 31st, 2025. The agreement replaces a previous contract for 30 CRJ900s set to expire in 2021 and another 17 set to expire in 2022.
Jonathan Ornstein, Chairman and…