Air Wisconsin: Reports September Traffic

APPLETON, Wis., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ — Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation (AWAC), operating as US Airways Express, reports traffic for September 2006. The airline generated 166,790 million revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for the month and 252,417 million available seat miles (ASMs). The load factor was 66.1 percent and the passengers enplaned for September totaled 431,205. AWAC operates as US Airways Express, scheduling nearly 500 departures per day to 69 cities in 28 states and three Canadian provinces. The fleet includes 70 Canadair Regional Jets.

TRAFFIC STATISTICS

Month of September 2006 2005 Change

Revenue Passenger Miles (000) 166,790 209,576 -20.4%

Available Seat Miles (000) 252,417 281,215 -10.2%

Passenger Load Factor 66.1 74.5 -8.40 pts

Passengers Enplaned 431,205 539,175 -20.0%

Year to Date 2006 2005 Change

Revenue Passenger Miles (000) 1,725,337 2,193,792 -21.4%

Available Seat Miles (000) 2,392,220 2,900,424 -17.5%

Passenger Load Factor 72.1 75.6 -3.50 Pts.

Passengers Enplaned 4,439,010 5,446,836 -18.5%

Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation (AWAC), operating as the largest privately held regional airline in the United States, also performs ground- handling services for United Express and Northwest Airlines. Additional information can be found at http://www.airwis.com/ .

CONTACT: Barb Jones of Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation, +1-920-749-7638, [email protected]