SkyWest - M&A Summary and Business Overview


SkyWest M&A Summary

SkyWest has acquired 2 companies. It has also divested 1 asset.

SkyWest’s largest acquisition to date was in 2005, when it acquired Atlantic Southeast Airlines for $425M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2018, when it sold ExpressJet Airlines to ManaAir for $70M. SkyWest has acquired in 2 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include aerospace (50%) and airlines (50%).

SkyWest Business Overview

Where is SkyWest headquartered?

SkyWest is headquartered in St. George, Utah.

What is SkyWest’s revenue?

SkyWest disclosed revenue of 2,935M USD for 2023 and 3,005M USD for 2022.

How many employees does SkyWest have?

SkyWest has 11,470 employees.

What sector is SkyWest in?

SkyWest is an airlines company.

When was SkyWest founded?

SkyWest was founded in 1972.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity3
    • M&A Buy Activity2
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 2
  • M&A Advisors 1


SkyWest, Inc.

444 South River Road,
St. George, Utah 84790
United States,
(435) 634-3000

SkyWest is an air service provider. SkyWest partners with network carriers including United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, US Airways, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. SkyWest was founded in 1972 and is based in St. George, Utah.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
vol $558M $558M
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
vol $70M $70M

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
ExpressJet Airlines, Inc. 2018-12-18 70M USD Divestiture
Houston, Texas ·
ExpressJet Airlines, Inc. 2010-08-04 133M USD Add-on Acquisition
Houston, Texas ·
Atlantic Southeast Airlines, Inc. 2005-09-08 425M USD Divestiture
, United States
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Airlines 1 (50%) 133M (24%) 1 (100%) 70M (100%)
Aerospace 1 (50%) 425M (76%) - -
Total 2 $558M 1 $70M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 2 558M 1 70M
  Texas 1 133M 1 70M
Total 2 $558M 1 $70M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Raymond James - Investment Banking

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $558M
Largest Atlantic Southeast Airlines, Inc.
$425M (2005-09-08)
sell # Total
< $100M 1 $70M
Largest ExpressJet Airlines, Inc.
$70M (2018-12-18)

M&A Connections

Acquired from
1 (50%)
Divested to
1 (100%)

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