Founded in 1989, CommutAir operates as United Express and is majority-owned by Champlain Enterprises, Inc. and 40% owned by United Airlines, Inc. CommutAir operates ~1,000 weekly flights to 50+ destinations in the US and Canada, using the Embraer ERJ145 aircraft, from bases in Houston, Newark and Washington, D.C. CommutAir’s 1,000+ employees are well-known in the industry for fostering a family culture and a friendly work environment.


Where We Fly

Fleet Type

  • Embraer ERJ 145 – 50 Seat Aircraft
  • Adding additional jets at a rapid pace.

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Airline Partner

CommutAir is a United Express regional partner. We take great pride in being a part of United Airlines’ Aviate Program. This partnership allows CommutAir pilots the opportunity to springboard their career and ultimately fly for United. For more information about United click here

In the Community

Whether the CommutAir family is helping children learn science or supporting Women in Aviation, we strive to help make our society better. CommutAir is dedicated to improving the lives of those who make up our diverse communities. We pledge our commitment to you through education and active involvement. Click here to learn more about CommutAir’s contributions to our local communities.


News & Blog

CommutAir keeps doing great things! Stay up to date on the exciting happenings at CommutAir.
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