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Piedmont Airlines

IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
US
PDT
531
Piedmont

US Airways Express / Piedmont Dash 8-102
Piedmont Airlines
5443 Airport Terminal Rd
Salisbury
MD 21804
USA
Tel.: +1 410 742 2996
Fax: +1 410 742 4069
Email:
Website: www.piedmont-airlines.com
Type: Scheduled, regional, domestic, pax
Owner: US Airways Group (100%)
Base: Salisbury (SBY)
Hubs: Philadelphia (PHL), Charlotte (CLT), Washington (IAD), Pittsburgh (PIT)
Start of ops: 1997
Associations: Regional Airline Association - RAA
Piedmont Airlines operates this equipment: Executives
  • 33 x Bombardier Dash 8 Q100
  • 11 x Bombardier Dash 8 Q300
President & CEO:
VP Maintenance & Engineering:
VP, Finance
VP Administration:
VP Flight ops:
Stephen Farrow
William Arndt
Timothy McMasters
Terry Petrun
Stephen Keefer

Name Alias
IATA
Code
ICAO
Code
Country Base Dates
Piedmont Airlines/US Airways Express  
US
PDT
USA.Maryland Salisbury,MD/Washington,DC/Ft.Lauderdale,FL 1997-
Was to be sold by UAL to Atlantic Coast, plan cancelled when United/USAirways merger collapsed. Took-over Allegheny Commuter 1/7/04 and entered Chapter 11 on 12/9/04 along its parent company
Piedmont Airlines/USAir Express  
PI
USA.Maryland Salisbury,MD/Washington,DC/Ft.Lauderdale,FL 1993-1997
Henson Airlines/USAir Express  
PI
HNA
USA.Maryland Baltimore/Washington,DC/Ft.Lauderdale,FL 1989-1993
Renamed Piedmont 1/7/93      
Henson Airlines/Piedmont Regional  
PI
HNA
USA.Maryland Baltimore/Washington,DC/Ft.Lauderdale,FL 1985-1989
Ownership transferred in 1987 to USAir following the take-over of Piedmont AL  
Henson Airlines       USA.Maryland Salisbury,MD/Washington,DC/Ft.Lauderdale,FL 1931-1985
Formed by Richard A Henson. Started scheduled services in 1962. Entered code-share agreement with Allegheny AL in 1967. Acquired in 1983 by Piedmont (then a competitor to Allegheny)

Date
Aircraft
Registration
Location
Country
Fatal
Damage
DHC-8-102 Dash 8
N934HA
Newark-Liberty International , NJ (EWR) USA
0
Damaged
Boeing 737-201
N242US
Chicago-O'Hare International , IL (ORD) USA
0
Repaired
Fokker F-28 Fellowship 4000
N110UR
Charleston, WV USA
0
Repaired
Boeing 737-222
N752N
Charlotte-Douglas Airport, NC (CLT)  USA
0
w/o
Boeing 737-200
?
Havana-José Martí International (HAV)  Cuba
0
Hijacked
Boeing 737-200
?
Richmond, New York  USA
0
Hijacked
NAMC YS-11
?
Kinston, New Bern USA
0
Hijacked
NAMC YS-11
?
Baltimore/Washington International , MD (BWI) USA
0
Hijacked
Boeing 737-200
?
Winston-Salem Airport, NC (INT) USA
0
Hijacked
Fairchild FH-227B
N712U
Charleston, WV  USA
35
w/o
Boeing 727-22
N68650
Hendersonville, NC USA
79
w/o
Martin 4-0-4
N40406
5 km S of New Bern Airport, NC (EWN) USA
3
w/o
Martin 4-0-4
N40446
Roanoke Municipal Airport, VA (ROA)  USA
0
w/o
Martin 4-0-4
N40401
Wilmington-New Hanover County , NC (ILM) USA
0
w/o
Fairchild F-27
N2704R
near Hickory Airport, NC (HKY)  USA
0
Repaired
Douglas C-47A-90-DL (DC-3)
N55V
Bucks Elbow Mountain, VA USA
26
w/o