ExpressJet Holdings said its stockholders voted to approve the company's acquisition by SkyWest Inc. and planned merger with SkyWest's Atlanta-based subsidiary, Atlantic Southeast Airlines. It expects the transaction to close on Friday. SkyWest Inc. reached an agreement in August to acquire Houston-based ExpressJet Holdings for $6.75 per share in cash, or approximately $133 million (ATW Daily News, Aug. 5). SkyWest has said that ExpressJet and ASA will likely be operating under a ...

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