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Mesa Air Group Reports September 2021 Operating Performance

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PHOENIX, Oct. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mesa Air Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MESA) today reported Mesa Airlines’ operating performance for September 2021.

Mesa Airlines reported 29,524 block hours in September 2021, a 35.6 percent increase from September 2020 as a result of continued increased flying and the relaxation of certain COVID restrictions. The Company also reported a controllable completion factor of 99.92 percent and 99.86 percent for its American and United operations, respectively.

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

Sept-21

Sept-20

% Change

YTD FY2021

YTD FY2020

% Change

Block Hours

American

11,042

9,410

17.3%

134,463

133,973

0.4%

United

18,290

12,370

47.9%

186,502

179,137

4.1%

DHL

191

N/A

N/A

2,254

N/A

N/A

Total

29,524

21,780

35.6%

323,219

313,110

3.2%

Sept-21

Sept-20

% Change

YTD FY2021

YTD FY2020

% Change

Departures

American

6,060

5,192

16.7%

71,708

76,550

-6.3%

United

8,639

6,004

43.9%

86,835

90,226

-3.8%

DHL

127

N/A

N/A

1,476

N/A

N/A

Total

14,826

11,196

32.4%

160,019

166,776

-4.1%

Controllable Completion Factor*

American

99.92%

99.88%

0.04%

99.50%

99.76%

-0.26%

United

99.86%

99.95%

-0.09%

99.93%

99.94%

-0.01%

Total Completion Factor*

American

99.39%

98.61%

0.79%

97.09%

94.20%

3.07%

United

98.38%

99.21%

-0.84%

97.76%

95.24%

2.65%

Operating statistics month over month for the fourth quarter of the fiscal year 2021 and QTD are included in the table below.

Sept-21

Aug-21

% Change

QTD FY2021

QTD FY2020

% Change

Block Hours

American

11,042

12,042

-8.3%

35,914

22,774

57.7%

United

18,290

20,285

-9.8%

58,374

34,847

67.5%

DHL

191

174

10.1%

581

N/A

N/A

Total

29,524

32,501

-9.2%

94,868

57,622

64.6%

Sept-21

Aug-21

% Change

QTD FY2021

QTD FY2020

% Change

Departures

American

6,060

6,640

-8.7%

19,774

12,857

53.8%

United

8,639

9,228

-6.4%

26,851

17,667

52.0%

DHL

127

122

4.1%

390

N/A

N/A

Total

14,826

15,990

-7.3%

47,015

30,524

54.0%

Controllable Completion Factor*

American

99.92%

99.71%

0.2%

99.05%

99.81%

-0.8%

United

99.86%

99.66%

0.2%

99.81%

99.77%

0.0%

Total Completion Factor*

American

99.39%

96.43%

3.1%

97.34%

99.11%

-1.8%

United

98.38%

97.54%

0.9%

98.06%

97.47%

0.6%

*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 116 cities in 36 states, the District of Columbia, and Mexico as well as cargo services out of Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport. At the end of the June 30, 2021 quarter, Mesa operated a fleet of 165 aircraft with approximately 470 daily departures and 3,200 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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Jacqueline Palmer
Media@mesa-air.com