CHEYENNE, Wyoming, Aug 7, 2018 – SkyWest Airlines is pleased to bring American Eagle flights from Cheyenne to Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW)! The new American Eagle flights, operated by SkyWest, will take off beginning Nov. 4, 2018. Tickets are available today at AA.com. “These new flights make it easier than ever for Cheyenne travelers to access one of American Airlines’ largest hubs,” said Greg Atkin, SkyWest Airlines managing director – Market Development.
“SkyWest is pleased to continue our strong partnership with the communities of the state Wyoming and to offer quality air service in Cheyenne.” The daily flights from Cheyenne to Dallas-Fort Worth are timed to provide maximum connection opportunities for both business and leisure travelers. Customers will also have the opportunity to accrue frequent flier miles in American’s AAdvantage loyalty program.
“As one of the largest, most reliable regional air carriers in the United States, SkyWest has a proven track record of success in the communities they serve,” said Cheyenne Mayor Marian Orr. “The airport and air service are an important component to the economic development of Wyoming, and the addition of this service presents a tremendous opportunity for the community and for the Front Range.”
Cheyenne passengers will enjoy service aboard the quiet, comfortable CRJ200.SkyWest is a leading CRJ200 operator and has been named the manufacturer’s most reliable operator in North America five times.
"This American Eagle service is already being embraced across the region by employers,” said Wendy Volk, president of the Cheyenne Regional Air Focus Team (CRAFT). “Travelers spent $346 million in Laramie County last year and supported 2,970 local jobs. The new terminal and service from SkyWest positions our community to increase those numbers. Our thanks to community leaders who realize the importance of commercial air service and pledged their support."
About SkyWest Airlines: SkyWest Airlines, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW) partners with the world’s largest network carriers including United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. With more than 13,000 aviation professionals operating over 2,300 daily flights, SkyWest Airlines connects millions of passengers each month to 248 destinations across North America and has a fleet of 449 aircraft. Headquartered in St. George, Utah, SkyWest’s industry-leading workforce and excellent leadership team have consistently generated solid operational and economic performance, setting the standard for excellence in the regional industry. Visit www.skywest.com for more information and follow @SkyWestAirlines on Twitter.