Shuttle America is an American regional airline based in Indianapolis, Indiana. Shuttle America operates two of three Delta Shuttle East Coast routes, serving Washington, D.C. and Chicago from New York-LaGuardia. Shuttle America started its operations in 1998 and currently operates Embraer 145, 170 and 175 regional jets as Delta Connection and Embraer 170 regional jets as United Express.
Started in 1995, the parent company of Shuttle America is Republic Airways Holdings. Shuttle America affiliates are SkyTeam (Delta Connection) and Star Alliance (United Express).
Shuttle America Flights – Things to KnowShuttle American Flights on American Airlines:
Individual Laptop Power ports
Comfortable Leather and Cloth Upholstery
Personal Video with a variety of programming
Six-way Adjustable Leather Headrest
Personal Entertainment Media Player
Hot towel service
Complimentary amenity kit
15.4-inch video monitor
Duty Free and Merchandise
Oxygen and respiratory devices
Premium food and beverage
Shuttle America Booking Classes
Shuttle American booking is available for all its airlines.
United Global First - The passengers in United Global First class are provided with the flat-bed seats that recline to full 6-foot and 6-inch bed. The seats also consist of Back Cycler motion system for lumbar support and back stimulation. The United Airlines also provides complimentary Turn-down service with sleeping cushion (upon request) and complimentary duvet and pillows.
United Business First - The seats are arranged in 180-degree flat-bed configuration for comfort and convenience on all 747, 757-200, 767, 777 and 787 aircrafts and illuminated seat controls for easy adjustment in a darkened cabin and complimentary duvet and pillows are also provided.
United Business Class – These are spacious and comfortable seats for business class travelers who expect to be ready for their meetings on landing.
Economy Plus - Extra legroom for working and unwinding in Economy Plus Class. The seats are located in the front few rows, including bulkheads, and over wing exit rows of the economy cabin and have 2 inches more recline and at least 5 inches of additional seat pitch (6 inches on some aircraft) totaling 4-7 inches of recline (aircraft dependent) and approximately 36 inches of pitch.
Economy - United Economy seats are available on all aircraft, and usually have a pitch of 31 inches and recline of 2-5 inches (aircraft dependent). All economy seats feature an adjustable headrest.
Main Cabin Extra - Seats are located in front of the Main Cabin and offered on most flights, subject to availability. Six inches of additional legroom and comfortable seats
Business Class - Six-way Adjustable Leather Headrest and increased recline with 58" - 61" pitch. Ergonomic and motorized seat controls and motorized and angled lie-flat seats. Cushion width from 20" - 21" and offers additional legroom.
Premium Economy - A spacious environment with more legroom along with wider adjustable leather seats with extendable foot, leg and head rests.
Delta One - In-flight bedding on 180-degree flat-bed seats and the bedding includes an oversized white comforter and hypoallergenic, down-alternative pillows. Wake even more refreshed with a lumbar pillow on flights longer than 12 hours.
First/Business Class - Comfortable seats and spacious legroom to stretch and relax
Delta Comfort Plus - Dedicated overhead bin space, extra legroom, Curl up with a pillow and a blanket, and block out sights and sounds with eyeshades and earplugs.
Amenities offered by Shuttle America Flights
Group booking option available
Assistance for special person with disabilities, senior citizens, and children traveling alone
Well trained cabin crew to attend every need including emergencies
Shuttle America Online Check In
Shuttle America online check in is available for all its airlines
American Airlines - American Airlines online check in opens 24 hours before scheduled international flight departure and closes 90 minutes before departure.
United Airlines - United Airlines online check in is available starting 24 hours before your scheduled departure.
Delta Airlines - Delta Airlines online check in is available starting 24 hours before your scheduled departure.
Shuttle America Airport Check In
Passengers can also check in at the airport.
For flights within the United States, the check in counter at airport opens 45 minutes before the scheduled departure.
For flights to or from airports outside of the United States, the check in counter at airport opens 60 minutes before the scheduled departure.
Passengers, who are departing from Caracas, Venezuela, should check-in 90 minutes prior to your scheduled flight departure.
Passengers, who are departing from Dublin, Ireland and Buenos Aires, Argentina, should check-in 75 minutes prior to your scheduled flight departure.
Passengers, who are departing from Maracaibo, Venezuela and St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands should check-in 90 minutes prior to your scheduled flight departure.
For flights within U.S (Guam, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands):
Passengers, who are planning to arrive without checked in baggage, should arrive at the airport at least 60 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time.
Passengers, who are planning to arrive with checked in baggage, should arrive at the airport at least 90 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time.
For International Flights -Passengers with or without checked in baggage should arrive at the airport at least 120 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time.
Check-in for flights within U.S (Guam, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands):
Without checked baggage - The minimum check-in time for passengers without checked baggage is 30 minutes prior to departure, except for San Juan. The passengers, who are traveling to San Juan should arrive at 45 minutes prior to departure, and the travelers, who are traveling to Guam, should arrive at 60 minutes prior to departure.
With checked baggage - For all airports within the U.S. and Puerto Rico, the minimum check-in requirement for travelers with checked baggage is 30 minutes prior to departure.
Boarding closes 15 minutes before the scheduled departure time for flights within the U.S., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Boarding closes 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time for flights out of Guam.
The passengers should arrive at the boarding gate at least 15 minutes before departure time for a domestic flight and 45 minutes if you are traveling on an international flight.
Shuttle America Flight Status Updates
Shuttle America flight status update can be obtained if you have a confirmed Shuttle America booking for any of its partner airlines Keep the below information handy to know your flight status updates:
The United Airlines flight status can be checked using the below information
The American Airlines flight status can be checked using the below information
Delta Airlines provides flight status by flight number or destination.
Shuttle America Baggage Allowance
Shuttle America baggage allowance is different for all its partner airlines
Checked in baggage - Passengers are allowed to carry 10 bags for domestic, transatlantic and transpacific American flights.
If the passengers are travelling to / through / from Mexico / Caribbean / Central America South America and Brazil, the checked in baggage allowance is up to 5 bags.
For all regions, the checked baggage allowance in dimensions should not be bigger than 62 in / 158 cm and weight should not exceed 50 lbs / 23 kgs
Excludes Brazil, the checked in baggage allowance should not be bigger than 62 in / 158 cm and weight should not exceed 70 lbs / 32 kgs
First and Business Class, AAdvantage Executive Platinum and oneworld Emerald members are allowed to carry checked in baggage up to 70 lbs / 32 kgs at no extra cost.
Carry-on baggage - The passengers are allowed to carry one bag and one personal item on board. The personal item must be smaller than your carry-on baggage (like a purse, briefcase or laptop bag) and fit under the seat. The Carry-on baggage shouldn’t exceed 22 x 14 x 9 inches / 23 x 36 x 56 centimeters (including handles and wheels).
Carry-on baggage -The maximum dimensions for a carry-on bag are 9 inches x 14 inches x 22 inches (22 cm x 35 cm x 56 cm), including handles and wheels. The maximum dimensions for personal item, such as a shoulder bag, backpack, laptop bag or other small item, are 9 inches x 10 inches x 17 inches (22 cm x 25 cm x 43 cm).
Checked in Baggage - The maximum exterior dimension (length + width + height) of standard checked baggage is 62 inches (158 cm), including handles and wheels.
United Economy Class - Passengers in the United Economy Class are allowed to carry 50 lbs (23Kg) of Checked in Baggage on board.
United Business/ United Business First/United First and United Global First Class - Passengers are allowed to carry 50lbs (32Kg) of Checked in Baggage on board.
Note: The maximum weight for checked baggage is based on the class of service and on the traveler's Mileage Plus Premier Status at the time of check-in.
Checked baggage allowance for Delta flights
Delta One, first/business class - Passengers are allowed to carry 70 lbs (32 kg) and should not weigh more than 62 inches (157 cm).
Main cabin - Passengers are allowed to carry 50 lbs (32 kg) and should not weigh more than 62 inches (157 cm).
Carry on baggage - Passengers are allowed to carry one piece of cabin baggage or laptop bag or a handbag on-board at no extra charge. No bag should exceed 45 inches or 114cm in combined length, width and height. The dimensions should not exceed 56cm x 35cm x 23cm.
Shuttle America Food & Drinks
United Airlines welcomes passengers to enjoy the delicious dinning on long haul international flights with a six course meal features warm appetizers, soup and salad, a choice of four entrees, cheese course and signature ice cream sundae. The passengers can also pre-book for special meals includes Asian vegetarian, Hindu vegetarian, Vegan (strict) vegetarian, Gluten-intolerant, Jain, Japanese, Kosher and Muslim.
American Airlines serve all its passengers with delicious and unsurpassed food where prices vary every month. Complimentary beer and wine is served on international flights routing between US and Europe, US and Asia, and US & Latin America. Premium wine is offered on transcontinental, Hawaii and selected domestic destinations which are more than 3 travel hours. The American Airlines serves fresh meals, snacks and beverages on board including wine and beer for sale.
Choose from a wide variety of entrees to suit every palate, plus appetizers and salads that change each month. Treat yourself to a taste of local favorites when you fly in Delta One, compliments of side-by-side collaborations with culinary experts. Enjoy fresh, nutritious food made with quality ingredients like fruits, vegetables, whole grains & chicken without antibiotics—from Luvo on select flights within North America.
The airline accommodates 17 different special meals and the special meals are available in First Class, Delta One and all economy class flights where complimentary meal service is offered. Choose from a wide variety of soft drinks, juices, bottled water, Starbucks coffee and tea, plus your choice of pretzels, peanuts or our signature Biscoff cookies. Passengers in Delta One, First Class and select Delta Comfort+ flights will enjoy our Premium Snacks, which include chips, candy and fresh fruits.