Empire Airlines

A Tradition of Excellence

We have a passion for aviation and a reputation for safety, reliability and excellence. Our integrity guarantees high-quality, legal and certified service. Our leadership fosters responsibility, dependability and creative problem solving.

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'Ohana by Empire Airlines

Operated by Empire Airlines

We're an "operated by" airline. While you won't see any planes emblazoned with our logo, if you look closely at an 'Ohana by Hawaiian or FedEx plane, you might spot an "Operated by Empire Airlines" decal.

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Cargo Feeder Operations

Empire Airlines is a FedEx Express feeder operating a fleet of ATR 42s, ATR 72s and Caravan 208s throughout the western United States. We've been a FedEx feeder operator since 1988. Our current fleet consists of 18 ATRs and 37 Caravan 208s. Visit our Careers page to learn more about current openings for pilots, A&P mechanics and avionics technicians.

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Ohana by Hawaiian

'Ohana by Hawaiian

'Ohana by Hawaiian, operated by Empire Airlines, provides passenger service and cargo operations inner-island to Oahu, Lanai, Molokai and Kapalua in West Maui, operating a fleet of ATR 42s and ATR 72s. Visit our Careers page to view current openings for pilots, flight attendants and maintenance personnel.

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Where We Fly

Empire Airlines has more than 400 employees based in 14 states, with operations spanning 5 time zones. Want to fly with us? Visit our Careers page!

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Consulting Services

Start your airline operation with the support of Empire Airlines. We'll help you maximize your initial revenue, shorten your start-up timeline and leverage our experience to your benefit! For over 30 years, we've assisted startup airlines in California, Colorado, Hawaii, Minnesota and Europe.

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