SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW) is the holding company of SkyWest Airlines, a regional airline in North America, and an aircraft leasing company headquartered in St. George, Utah, United States. until 2005, SkyWest, the holding company of SkyWest Airlines, was its sole subsidiary at the time. This changed on August 15, 2005, when SkyWest, inc., agreed to acquire Southeastern Atlantic Airlines (ASA) from Delta amid Delta's $425 million bankruptcy proceedings. The bankruptcy judge approved the cash deal in full, helping Delta improve its liquidity; The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) classifies Skywest as a major airline with operating revenues of $3.5 billion. On August 4, 2010, its parent company, SkyWest, Inc., announced that its subsidiary ASA will acquire ExpressJet Airlines, which built a nutrition network in the East Coast, South and Midwest closed the merger on November 12, 2010, and AA and ExpressJet integrated operations, and was granted one operating certificate on December 31, 2011. The integrated airline has been renamed ExpressJet.