America West Airlines, once the second-largest low-cost airline in the United States, is no longer in operation. America West Airlines merged with the US Airways Group in 2005. Prior to the merger, America West flew to more than 100 destinations across the United States, Mexico and Canada.Continue Reading
US Airways was, in turn, the subject of a merger, becoming part of the American Airlines Group in 2013. However, flights continue to operate under the US Airways name, and the airline serves around 340 destinations in over 50 countries. US Airways has destinations in North America, South America, Europe and the Middle East. The main hubs for US Airways are in Phoenix, Arizona, Charlotte, North Carolina, and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
In addition to international flights, US Airways operates an extensive schedule of internal flights within the United States. It uses two subsidiary airlines to carry out these operations, US Airways Express and US Airways Shuttle.
Customers who participate in frequent flier programs through American Airlines or US Airways can use their rewards miles for flights on either airline,
According to the CFO of American Airlines, the company plans to eliminate the US Airways brand and discontinue flights with the US Airways livery early in 2016.Learn more about Geography