USAIR TO ACQUIRE MIDWAY SLOTS; WILL FILL VOIDS AT CHICAGO MIDWAY AIRPORT
USAIR TO ACQUIRE MIDWAY SLOTS; WILL FILL VOIDS
AT CHICAGO MIDWAY AIRPORT
ARLINGTON, Va., Nov. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- USAir has agreed to purchase 12 jet take-off and landing slots at New York's LaGuardia Airport and 10 slots at Washington National Airport from Midway Airlines for $16.75 million.
USAir said that most of the slots will be used to operate new flights to Chicago's Midway Airport, replacing service that was lost when Midway Airlines ceased operations.
The agreement is subject to the approval of the Departments of Justice and Transportation as well as the bankruptcy court.
/CONTACT: USAir Corporate Communications, 703-418-5100/
(U) CO: USAir; Midway Airlines ST: Virginia IN: AIR SU: TW-DC -- DC033 -- 6136 11/21/91 18:02 EST