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Mesa Air Group Reports December 2021 Operating Performance

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PHOENIX, Jan. 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mesa Air Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MESA) today reported Mesa Airlines’ operating performance for December 2021.

Mesa Airlines reported 26,920 block hours in December 2021, a 3.8 percent increase from December 2020. Covid-19 and its impact on employee attendance was a primary factor behind Mesa’s controllable completion factor of 93.05 percent and 97.89 percent for its American and United operations, respectively.

Operating statistics for December 2021 and fiscal year 2021 YTD are included in the table below.

Dec-21

Dec-20

% Change

YTD
FY2022

YTD
FY2021

% Change

Block Hours

American

10,470

12,400

-15.6

%

33,129

31,368

5.6

%

United

16,221

13,316

21.8

%

52,294

37,389

39.9

%

DHL

229

217

5.3

%

655

490

33.7

%

Total

26,920

25,933

3.8

%

86,079

69,247

24.3

%

Dec-21

Dec-20

% Change

YTD
FY2022

YTD
FY2021

% Change

Departures

American

5,621

6,303

-10.8

%

18,334

16,381

11.9

%

United

7,600

6,374

19.2

%

24,678

18,644

32.4

%

DHL

152

144

5.6

%

435

319

36.4

%

Total

13,373

12,821

4.3

%

43,447

35,344

22.9

%

Controllable Completion Factor*

American

93.05

%

99.87

%

-6.8

%

97.17

%

99.81

%

-2.6

%

United

97.89

%

100.00

%

-2.1

%

98.33

%

99.98

%

-1.7

%

Total Completion Factor*

American

91.47

%

98.15

%

-6.8

%

95.76

%

98.30

%

-2.6

%

United

96.62

%

98.75

%

-2.2

%

97.58

%

99.36

%

-1.8

%

Operating statistics month over month for the first quarter of fiscal year 2022 and QTD are included in the table below.

Dec-21

Nov-21

% Change

QTD
FY2022

QTD
FY2021

% Change

Block Hours

American

10,470

11,276

-7.1

%

33,129

31,368

5.6

%

United

16,221

16,969

-4.4

%

52,294

37,389

39.9

%

DHL

229

220

3.9

%

655

490

33.7

%

Total

26,920

28,465

-5.4

%

86,079

69,247

24.3

%

Dec-21

Nov-21

% Change

QTD
FY2022

QTD
FY2021

% Change

Departures

American

5,621

6,339

-11.3

%

18,334

16,381

11.9

%

United

7,600

8,046

-5.5

%

24,678

18,644

32.4

%

DHL

152

147

3.4

%

435

319

36.4

%

Total

13,373

14,532

-8.0

%

43,447

35,344

22.9

%

Controllable Completion Factor*

American

93.05

%

98.58

%

-5.6

%

97.17

%

99.81

%

-2.6

%

United

97.89

%

98.48

%

-0.6

%

98.33

%

99.98

%

-1.7

%

Total Completion Factor*

American

91.47

%

97.70

%

-6.4

%

95.76

%

98.30

%

-2.6

%

United

96.62

%

98.01

%

-1.4

%

97.58

%

99.36

%

-1.8

%

*Controllable Completion Factor excludes cancellations due to weather and air traffic control
**Total Completion Factor includes all cancellations

About Mesa Air Group, Inc.

Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, Mesa Air Group, Inc. is the holding company of Mesa Airlines, a regional air carrier providing scheduled passenger service to 120 cities in 42 states, the District of Columbia, the Bahamas, and Mexico as well as cargo services out of Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport. As December 31, 2021, Mesa operated a fleet of 166 aircraft with approximately 457 daily departures and 3,000 employees. Mesa operates all of its flights as either American Eagle, United Express, or DHL Express flights pursuant to the terms of capacity purchase agreements entered into with American Airlines, Inc., United Airlines, Inc., and DHL.

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