About US Airways
Us Airways is a major air carrier of America headquartered in Tempe, Arizona. US Airways is believed to be a full-service, low-cost carrier providing deals on flights to destinations across the United States. It also serves for international destination for major countries across the world. The main international destinations covered by it are Europe, the Middle East, Canada, Mexico, and Central and South America. Domestically, this airline offers cheap flights tickets for 200 destinations to all major American cities. Its main major hubs are Philadelphia (PHL) and Charlotte (CLT), with a major presence at Washington DC’s Reagan National Airport (DCA). A large number of flights are operated from the hub at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport (PHX).
The history of US Airways dates back to All America Aviation Company which was established in 1939 by du Pont Family brothers and CEO Steven Gardner. Initially the airline its services as airmail carrier and was renamed All American Airways in 1949 when it begun passenger service. In 1953 the company was renamed Allegheny Airlines, and after many changes in the name such as Lake Central Airlines (1968) and Mohawk Airlines (1972) got its current name US Airways in 1979. US Airways purchase San Diego based Pacific Southwest Airlines (PSA) and Winston-Salem, and North Carolina-based Piedmont Airlines in 1989, and eventually became a major airline company. US Airways also suffered biggest financial woes post 9/11 and opted to go for a merger with America West Airlines in 2005 to overcome the dismal condition.
US Airways Flight Status
In keeping with their commitment to timeliness, US Airways informs its travellers regarding any cha...nges in flight timing via SMS to provide a seamless and pleasant experience to all their passengers. Travellers can also check the flight status of their US Airways flights on MakeMyTrip. Travelers can check their US Airways Airline flight schedule here.
US Airways has one of the largest fleets of aircraft in the world comprises of aircraft from Airbus, Boeing and Embraer families. Currently US Airway's fleet has 345 aircraft that include Airbus A319-100 (93), Airbus A320-200 (72), Airbus A321-200 (51), Airbus A330-200 (7), Airbus A330-300 (9), Boeing 737-300 (24), Boeing 737-400 (40), Boeing 757-200 (24), Boeing 767-200ER (10) and Embraer E190 (15). US Airways has placed order for 132 aircraft from Airbus, Boeing and Embraer to expand its fleet size.