United Express Announces New Regional Jet Service From Tulsa to Chicago

New Chicago Flights in Addition to Existing United Airlines Service to Denver

DULLES, Va., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlantic Coast Airlines (ACA) (Nasdaq: ACAI), the Dulles, VA-based United Express carrier, today announced it will add new regional jet service from Tulsa International Airport (TUL) to Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) on August 1, 2000. Chicago O'Hare is the worldwide hub of United Airlines, the world's largest airline.

The three new daily jet flights to Chicago will complement the existing United Airlines schedule of four flights per day to Denver International Airport -- also a United hub. In addition, on September 6, 2000, United Express will add one more flight to the Tulsa schedule, for a total of four daily departures to Chicago.

MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest Airlines (Nasdaq: NWAC - news) Additionally today Northwest Airlines announced an additional fourth bank at Memphis-Shelby Country Airport. The new fourth bank will operate between 3:30 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. daily. With an additional flight per day through the fourth bank to Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).