December 12, 2017
Tickets available today at www.united.comWeyers Cave, Virginia, Dec. 11, 2017 – Daily United Express jet service from Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport (SHD) to Chicago O’Hare (ORD) and Washington Dulles (IAD) begins April 3, 2018! Operated by SkyWest Airlines, the daily flights will provide Shenandoah Valley travelers seamless access to United’s global network via the airline’s Chicago O’Hare and Washington Dulles hubs. Tickets are available for purchase today at united.com.
“We look forward to bringing United Express jet service to the Shenandoah Valley in April,” said Greg Atkin, SkyWest Airlines managing director – Market Development. “Access to reliable local air service means more choice and more convenience for local Shenandoah Valley travelers. We’re happy to be a part of the local community and are excited about the community support we’ve seen so far.”
Each of the daily flights from Shenandoah Valley to Chicago O’Hare and Washington Dulles has been timed to provide maximum connection opportunities for both business and leisure travelers. Customers will also have the opportunity to accrue frequent flier miles in United’s MileagePlus loyalty program. And with hundreds of daily United and United Express flights from Chicago O’Hare and Washington Dulles, Shenandoah Valley travelers have access to destinations around the globe.
Shenandoah Valley passengers will enjoy service aboard the quiet, comfortable Bombardier-manufactured Canadair Regional Jet, CRJ200. SkyWest Airlines is a top CRJ200 operator and has been named the manufacturer’s most reliable operator in North America five times.
Customers may book flights immediately at united.com or by calling United reservations at 800.UNITED.1 (800.864.8331).
This press release and additional information about SkyWest Airlines can be found at www.skywest.com.
About SkyWest Airlines: SkyWest Airlines is a wholly owned subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW). 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, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. With a fleet of 423 aircraft, SkyWest’s more than 12,500 aviation professionals operate more than 2,000 flights each day to 237 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 www.skywest.com for more information and follow @SkyWestAirlines on Twitter.