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UAL CORP. TO SELL PART OF AIR WISCONSIN TO ATLANTIC COAST AIRLINES

 CHICAGO, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- UAL Corp. (NYSE: UAL), parent company of United Airlines, announced today that it has reached tentative agreement with Atlantic Coast Airlines for that carrier to acquire the Air Wisconsin Dash 8 operation at Washington Dulles International Airport. Both Atlantic Coast Airlines and Air Wisconsin are United Express carriers operating at Dulles. Air Wisconsin also is a subsidiary of UAL Corp.
 This transaction, which will be finalized on or about April 1, is not expected to have any appreciable impact on service for United Airlines customers. Air Wisconsin will meet with representatives of Atlantic Coast Airlines within the next few weeks to discuss transition issues. In addition, Air Wisconsin management has informed its employees of the tentative agreement with Atlantic Coast and will be arranging meetings with union representatives as well.
 UAL Corp. is continuing negotiations with potential purchasers for Air Wisconsin's Chicago propeller and jet assets. Additional details about the transactions will be released when they are finalized.
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 /CONTACT: Joe Hopkins, corporate communications, 708-952-5770 or Night: 708-952-4088; or Pam Hanlon, investors, 708-952-7501, all of UAL/
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