Daily Archives: October 9, 2012

SeaPort Airlines, Sovereign Air and SkyWest Airlines will battle it out to provide essential air services to El Centro/Imperial, in California.

The carriers have all applied to the US Department of Transportation to operate the route.

SkyWest, which currently operates the route, said passengers would continue to benefit from access to the United Airlines network.

The airline, which is asking for a $2.35 million annual subsidy, said it would continue to offer 13 round trip flights a week from Los Angeles, using a 30-seat EMB 120 turboprop.

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Statement of FBI Special Agent in Charge James L. Turgal, Jr. Regarding the Status of the Investigation into the October 2, 2012 Shooting of Two U.S. Border Patrol Agents Near Naco

While it is important to emphasize that the FBI’s investigation is actively continuing, there are strong preliminary indications that the death of United States Border Patrol Agent Nicholas J. Ivie and the injury to a second agent were the result of an accidental shooting incident involving only the agents.

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