SkyWest Brings American Airlines to St. George Travelers
with Flights to Phoenix
Daily American Flights Begin November 2016
SAINT GEORGE, UTAH (Aug. 11, 2016) – SkyWest Airlines, a subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc.
(NASDAQ: SKYW) is pleased to bring new daily American Airlines flights between St. George, Utah
and Phoenix beginning Nov. 4, 2016. Tickets become available for purchase Saturday, Aug. 13 on
“We’re pleased to add a third destination and major airline partner for St. George travelers,
and Phoenix is a great option as a key American Airlines hub,” said Chip Childs, SkyWest, Inc.
CEO. “In addition to the United and Delta service we currently provide, this flight makes it easier
than ever for St. George passengers to connect to destinations across the globe on American
Airlines. There’s never been a better time to Fly SGU.”
St. George Mayor Jon Pike commented, "The citizens of southern Utah are fortunate to
have SkyWest, the largest regional airline in the world, headquartered right here in St. George. We
appreciate having them as our air service partner and are excited about the economic opportunities
that this American Airlines Phoenix flight will bring to our region."
The conveniently scheduled daily roundtrip flight is ideally timed for business and leisure
travelers, providing optimal connection opportunities in Phoenix. The once daily flights are one hour
five minutes and will be scheduled as follows beginning Nov. 4 (all times local):