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SkyWest, Inc. Declares 62nd Consecutive Quarterly Dividend

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

SkyWest, Inc. Declares 62nd Consecutive Quarterly Dividend16:00 EST Tuesday, November 30, 2010ST. GEORGE, Utah, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Directors of SkyWest, Inc. (Nasdaq: SKYW) declared a quarterly dividend of $.04 per share to Shareholders of record at the close of business on December 31, 2010 on all shares then issued and outstanding.  The 62nd consecutive dividend will be paid on January 6, 2011.  The Board of Directors' regular quarterly dividend policy is based upon the Company's strong financial condition and confidence in the Company's ability to pay a regular quarterly dividend.SkyWest Airlines, based in St. George, Utah, and Atlantic Southeast Airlines, based in Atlanta, Georgia, are wholly owned subsidiaries of SkyWest, Inc.  SkyWest Airlines operates as United Express and Delta Connection carriers under contractual agreements with United Air Lines, Inc. ("United") and Delta Air  Lines, Inc. ("Delta").  SkyWest Airlines also operates flights for AirTran Airways under a marketing agreement. Atlantic Southeast operates as Delta Connection and United Express carriers under contractual agreements with Delta Air Lines  and United Airlines. System-wide, SkyWest, Inc. serves a total of approximately 228 cities in the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean, with nearly 2,601 daily departures. This press release and additional information regarding SkyWest, Inc. can be accessed at www.skywest.comSOURCE SkyWest, Inc.For further information: Bradford R. Rich, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of SkyWest, Inc. and Subsidiaries, +1-435-634-3211, Fax, +1-435-634-3305