Locair Flight 151 Statement

Jan 02, 2010, 19:36 ET from Locair, Inc.

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Locair, Inc. flight 151, enroute from Baltimore-Washington Thurgood International Airport to Lake Cumberland Regional Airport, in Somerset, Kentucky, experienced a runway excursion while landing in wintry conditions at 3:22PM Eastern time. Both pilots and single passenger were not injured and have not requested medical assistance.

At this time, Locair, Inc. is conducting its own internal investigation and will work alongside any inquiries by the National Transportation Safety Board and Federal Aviation Administration.

LOCAIR, INC. operates under FAA Part 135 Authority as an air-taxi, providing on demand passenger & cargo service to United States and Caribbean destinations. Locair flights are operated with 9 &19 seat pressurized, twin engine turboprop, US manufactured Fairchild Metro III commercial aircraft with 2 pilots. Customers interested in purchasing travel can log-on to Locair.net 24 hours a day for instant bookings or call 877 FLY 4160 in the US and 800 205 0730 in the Bahamas, between 7:00AM and 10:00PM Eastern during the week and reduced hours on the weekend.

SOURCE Locair, Inc.