SkyWest declares quarterly dividend

Board of directors of SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW) has declared a quarterly dividend of USD0.05 per share to shareholders, the company said.

The dividend is payable on January 6, 2017 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 30, 2016.

SkyWest, Inc. is the holding company for two scheduled passenger airline operations and an aircraft leasing company. SkyWest´s airline companies provide commercial air service in cities throughout North America with approximately 3,100 daily flights carrying nearly 57 million passengers annually.