Midwest Air Group, parent of Midwest Airlines and Skyway Airlines, continued to show progress on its bottom line, reporting an $8.7 million loss for the first quarter, lowered from a $15.9 million deficit in the year-ago period. "Many of the positive trends we reported in 2005, including strong revenue performance and improvement in nonfuel costs, continued in the first quarter of this year. While earnings are historically weak in the first quarter and fuel prices remain extremely high, ...

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