SOURCE: Pinnacle Airlines

April 12, 2007 05:34 ET

Pinnacle Airlines Flight 4712

MEMPHIS, TN -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 12, 2007 -- Pinnacle Airlines (NASDAQ: PNCL) flight 4712 operating between Minneapolis - St. Paul and Traverse City, Michigan has been involved in an incident at Traverse City. Flight 4712 departed Minneapolis at 9:44 p.m. and landed in Traverse City at 12:43 a.m. The aircraft, a Canadair Regional Jet, was carrying a crew of 3 and 46 customers. Upon landing, the aircraft received no braking action and came to a stop off the end of the runway. There are no injuries reported to passengers or crew.

Pinnacle Airlines Inc. operates as Northwest Airlink and provides service to destinations in the United States and Canada. Pinnacle operates a fleet of 139 Canadair Regional Jets from hubs in Detroit, Memphis and Minneapolis - St. Paul. Pinnacle maintains its headquarters at Memphis and employs nearly 4,000 People. For further information, please contact Philip Reed at 901.348.4257 or via e-mail at preed@nwairlink.com.

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