Midwest Airlines announces nonstop Milwaukee-St. Louis service


Midwest Airlines today announced it will launch nonstop service between
Milwaukee and St. Louis beginning March 1, 2010.

The service, which will include three daily roundtrip flights, will also offer
convenient connections to and from cities on Midwest`s route map. Service will
be provided on 37-seat Embraer 135 aircraft, featuring all-leather seating,
buy-onboard Best Care Café snacks and complimentary baked-onboard chocolate chip cookies.

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Pricing on the new route begins at $49 one way. For flight information and
reservations, visit midwestairlines.com or call the Midwest Airlines Contact
Center at 800-452-2022 (in Milwaukee, 414-570-7000).

“The Gateway City is a popular destination for business and leisure travelers
from the Midwest,” said Greg Aretakis, Midwest`s vice president of Planning and
Revenue Management. “As Milwaukee`s hometown airline, we`re happy to respond to
our customers` requests for better schedules and more frequent service. Equally
important, travelers from the St. Louis area will benefit from quick and
convenient access to Milwaukee and cities throughout the Midwest.”

Milwaukee-St. Louis Schedule

Effective March 1, 2010

Milwaukee to St. Louis St. Louis to Milwaukee
Depart Arrive Frequency Depart Arrive Frequency
08:50 am 10:10 am Except Sunday 05:30 am 06:40 am Except Sunday
04:05 pm 05:25 pm Daily 10:45 am 11:55 am Daily
10:10 pm 11:30 pm Except Saturday 05:50 pm 07:00 pm Except Saturday

Terms and Conditions: Fares are each way. Tickets must be purchased at least 21
days in advance, for travel beginning March 1, 2010. Seats are limited and may
not be available when you purchase. Tickets are nonrefundable. Voluntary
reservation changes incur a $100 service charge, as well as a possible fare
increase to a non-promotional fare type. Fares shown reflect purchase at
midwestairlines.com. A $25 fee per ticket will be assessed for tickets purchased
through the Midwest Airlines Reservations Contact Center. A $30 fee per ticket
will be assessed for tickets purchased at Midwest Airlines ticket counters or
the Best Care Club. Fares do not include $3-18 per passenger airport fee
required at some airports, $3.60 per segment fee per passenger, and the
“September 11th Security Fee” of $5-10 per passenger. A $20 fee is charged each
way for the first piece of checked baggage and a $30 fee each way for the second
piece of checked baggage. Some flights operated by Republic Airlines, Chautauqua
Airlines or SkyWest Airlines, d/b/a Midwest Connect. Other conditions apply.

Midwest Airlines features jet service throughout the United States, including
Milwaukee`s most daily nonstop flights and best schedule to major destinations.
Catering to business travelers and discerning leisure travelers, the airline
earned its reputation as “The best care in the air” by providing passengers with impeccable service and onboard amenities at competitive fares. The airline
currently operates 218 daily flights to 33 cities and employs 1,600 aviation
professionals. Midwest Airlines is a wholly owned subsidiary of Indianapolis-based Republic Airways, which expects to close on its purchase of Frontier Airlines by Oct. 1, 2009. More information is available at midwestairlines.com and rjet.com.