SkyWest Airlines reported a 2005 net income of $112.3 million, a 37% increase over 2004, owing to a 70% jump in operating revenue to $2 billion that was attributable in large part to the $426 million acquisition of Atlantic Southeast Airlines from Delta Air Lines last fall (ATWOnline, Sept. 9, 2005). Operating income rose from $144.7 million in 2004 to $220.4 million in 2005. SkyWest operates as a Regional partner of Delta and United Airlines. For the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, SkyWest ...

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