List of Bankrupt Airlines

This is a current list of Airlines who have entered protection and filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy from 2002 to the present.

  • August 11, 2002 – US Airways enters protection
  • December 9, 2002 – United Airlines under protection
  • March 31, 2003 – US Airways emerges
  • April 1, 2003 – Air Canada files
  • September 12, 2004 – US Airways re-files for protection
  • September 30, 2004 – Air Canada emerges
  • December 30, 2004 – Aloha Airlines files
  • September 14, 2005 – Northwest Airlines files
  • September 14, 2005 – Delta Air Lines files, putting 4 of the top 7 carriers in the United States under bankruptcy protection
  • September 27, 2005 – US Airways emerges, in conjunction with its acquisition by America West
  • February 1, 2006 – United Airlines emerges
  • February 17, 2006 – Aloha Airlines emerges
  • April 30, 2007-Delta Airlines emerges
  • May 31, 2007 – Northwest Airlines emerges
  • Dec 26, 2007 – Maxjet Airways files
  • March 31, 2008 – Aloha Airlines files and discontinues passenger transporting operations
  • April 03, 2008 – ATA Airlines files and discontinues operations
  • April 05, 2008 – Skybus Airlines files and discontinues operations
  • April 10, 2008 – Frontier Airlines files
  • April 26, 2008 – Eos Airlines files and discontinues operations

Source: FDIC

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