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Embraer 175 Compass Airlines operated for Delta Connection
Registration: N616CZ Type: ERJ-170-200LR Engines: 2 × GE CF34-8E5 Serial Number: 17000209 First flight: Dec 8, 2008
Compass Airlines, LLC, is a regional airline headquartered in Delta Air Lines Building C at Minneapolis−Saint Paul International Airport in Fort Snelling, Hennepin County, Minnesota, prior to December 16, 2009, it was headquartered in unincorporated Fairfax County, Virginia, United States, east of the Chantilly CDP. The airline launched inaugural service with a single Bombardier CRJ200LR aircraft under the Northwest Airlink (now Delta Connection) brand between Minneapolis/St. Paul and Washington, D.C. on May 2, 2007. On August 21, 2007, it began flying two Embraer 175 76-passenger aircraft, and expanded to 36 aircraft by December 2008. In July 2010, the airline was purchased from Delta Air Lines and became a wholly owned subsidiary of Trans States Holdings. This airline is the only remaining airline of the former Northwest Group.