SkyWest Airlines and Atlantic Southeast Airlines parent SkyWest Inc. said it expects third-quarter net income "to be lower than previously anticipated" and fall between $24.2 million and $26.5 million. It posted a $42.9 million profit in the third quarter of 2007. SkyWest said the lowered forecast was the result of the elimination of nine aircraft from ASA's agreement with Midwest Airlines and a larger-than-expected reduction in block hr. scheduled by partners of both subsidiaries.

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