Envoy Air

Envoy Air Inc. is an American regional airline headquartered Irving, Texas. The airline is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the American Airlines Group and it is paid by fellow group member American Airlines to staff, operate and maintain aircraft used on American Eagle flights that are scheduled, marketed and sold by American Airlines.

Envoy Air Inc.
IATA ICAO Callsign
MQ ENY ENVOY
Founded1984 (1984)
(as American Eagle Airlines)[1]
AOC #SIMA586A[2]
Hubs
Frequent-flyer programAAdvantage
AllianceOneworld (affiliate)
Fleet size163
Destinations170[3]
Parent companyAmerican Airlines Group[3]
HeadquartersIrving, Texas, United States
Key people
Employees18,000[3]
Websiteenvoyair.com

Envoy Air operates a fleet consisting of exclusively Embraer regional jet aircraft. The company has a team of more than 18,000 employees, operating more than 1,000 daily flights to over 150 destinations in the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.

Envoy was formerly known as American Eagle Airlines and was formed when American's parent company merged several airlines owned by the group and operating regional flights. The name was changed to avoid confusion with other regional carriers that operate on behalf of American Eagle. The name "American Eagle Airlines" was also used between April 1980 and April 1981 by an unrelated air charter service that suspended operations and filed bankruptcy before flying any scheduled operations.[6]


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