Founded on an actual mesa in Farmington New Mexico in 1982 and headquartered in Phoenix since 1998. Mesa Airlines provides regional air service for American Airlines under the American Eagle banner and United Airlines under the United Express brand. In 2020, Mesa began a cargo operation with two (2) Boeing 737-400F operating for DHL Exprress. Making Mesa Airlines the first and only regional airlines to operate narrow body aircrafts.
Mesa operates 147 aircraft with more than 625 daily system departures. We fly to 138 cities, 42 states, the District of Columbia, Canada, Mexico, Cuba, and the Bahamas, making the route network one of the largest and most comprehensive of any regional carrier.
The company's agreements with its partners are among the longest in the regional industry and extend to 2025 (American) and 2028 (United).