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Delta Jet Flights Take Off in Casper July 1!  Service Operated by SkyWest Airlines

Monday, April 30, 2012

CASPER, Wyo. April 30, 2012 – SkyWest Airlines is pleased to bring daily Delta jet service to Casper, Wyo. this summer! Beginning July 1, the twice-daily flights between Salt Lake City and Casper will transition to all jet service. The upgraded service will make the flights more convenient than ever for passengers flying in and out of Casper.

“It’s always exciting for us to be able to offered improved air service options to our passengers,” said Mike Thompson, SkyWest Airlines vice president – Market Development. “We look forward to bringing jets to our Casper customers.”

To facilitate the transition to jet service, Casper will see a temporary schedule increase to three daily flights on the EMB 120 Brasilia turboprop flights beginning June 1. The schedule will change to two daily jet flights on July 1.
SkyWest will utilize the 50-passenger, Bombardier-manufactured Canadair Regional Jet 200 (CRJ200) for the enhanced service. SkyWest Airlines is a leading CRJ200 operator and recently received the manufacturer’s highest reliability award in North America.

SkyWest continues to connect Casper travelers to hundreds of daily departures to destinations around the world via Delta Air Lines’ global network in Salt Lake City.

Customers may begin booking flights immediately at or by calling Delta reservations at 800.221.1212. Remember, the best fares are always available at

This press release and additional information about SkyWest Airlines can be found at

About SkyWest Airlines:

SkyWest Airlines celebrates forty years of flight in 2012. As a leading air service provider offering global access to millions of people each month, SkyWest partners with the world’s largest network carriers including United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Alaska Airlines and US Airways. With a fleet of 316 aircraft, SkyWest’s more than 11,000 aviation professionals operate more than 1,700 flights each day to 158 destinations throughout North America. SkyWest is known for its industry-leading workforce, exceptional leadership team, and continued solid operational and economic performance. The airline is headquartered in St. George, Utah. Visit for more information and follow @SkyWestAirlines on Twitter.

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