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UAL ANNOUNCES THAT AMERICAN AIRLINES WITHDRAWS EFFORTS TO ENJOIN UAL/AIR WIS MERGER

 UAL ANNOUNCES THAT AMERICAN AIRLINES WITHDRAWS EFFORTS
 TO ENJOIN UAL/AIR WIS MERGER
 CHICAGO, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- UAL Corporation (NYSE: UAL) announced today that American Airlines and its parent, AMR Corporation (NYSE: AMR), is no longer seeking to enjoin the proposed merger of a UAL subsidiary with Air Wis Services, Inc. (NASDAQ/NMS: ARWS) or the vote of Air Wis shareholders to approve the transaction.
 American advised the court of this position at a conference held this morning in the lawsuit previously commenced by American challenging the merger.
 "We are pleased with today's developments, which will permit the Air Wis shareholders to vote on the proposed transaction," said Lawrence M. Nagin, UAL's senior vice president-corporate affairs and general counsel. "We are also confident that we will prevail at trial," Nagin added.
 U.S. District Judge John S. Martin Jr. scheduled trial on the merits of American's claims for Feb. 10, 1992.
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 /CONTACT: Lynn Martenstein, 708-952-4933; Joe Hopkins, 708-952-5770, or at night, 708-952-4088; or investors, Ann Thoma, 708-952-7501, all of UAL/
 (UAL AMR ARWS) CO: UAL Corporation; AMR Corporation; Air Wis Services, Inc. ST: Illinois, Texas, Wisconsin IN: AIR SU: TNM


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