Media Release 2010-10-25 (3)
Skywest Airlines – Airbus – A320
The Airbus A320 - leased by the Company from MSN 429 Limited was granted its Certificate of Airworthiness on the 22 October 2010 by Australia’s Civil Aviation Safety Authority. The aircraft, which has 162 seats - making it the largest of the 18 aircraft in the Skywest fleet, is to enter service imminently, says Skywest Airlines Chief Executive Officer, Mark Shelton. ‘It will be principally used for resource charter services initially including Fortescue Mining Group’s Cloudbreak airport’. Skywest intends to continue to provide new innovative air transport solutions for the Australian resource industry.