SkyWest signs new agreement for 25 E175 aircraft financed by United Airlines

SkyWest has announced it has entered into a multi-year contract to operate 25 aircraft financed by United, with all 25 aircraft expected in service by the end of the first quarter of 2021, the company said.

The aircraft will be transitioned from another United Express carrier.

SkyWest, Inc. is the holding company for SkyWest Airlines and SkyWest Leasing, an aircraft leasing company. SkyWest Airlines operates a fleet of nearly 500 aircraft in scheduled service, connecting millions of passengers each month to over 250 destinations and provides commercial air service in cities throughout North America with up to 2,600 daily flights.