Chorus Aviation Inc. Announces Third Quarter Dividend

HALIFAX, Sept. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - Chorus Aviation Inc. ("Chorus") (TSX: CHR.B CHR.A CHR.DB) today announced a quarterly dividend of $0.15 per Class A and Class B share payable on or after October 17, 2012 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 28, 2012. These dividends qualify as eligible dividends in Canada and qualifying dividends in the United States.

About Chorus Aviation Inc.

Chorus Aviation Inc. ("Chorus") was incorporated on September 27, 2010 and is a dividend-paying holding company which owns Jazz Aviation LP, Chorus Leasing I Inc., Chorus Leasing II Inc. and Chorus Leasing III Inc. (which own Q400 aircraft) and 7503695 Canada Inc.

About Jazz Aviation LP

Jazz Aviation LP has a strong history in Canadian aviation with its roots going back to the 1930s. Jazz is wholly owned by Chorus Aviation Inc. and continues to generate some of the strongest operational and financial results in the North American aviation industry.

There are two airline divisions operated by Jazz Aviation LP: Air Canada Express and Jazz.

Air Canada Express: Under a capacity purchase agreement with Air Canada, Jazz provides service to and from lower-density markets as well as higher-density markets at off-peak times throughout Canada and to and from certain destinations in the United States. Jazz currently operates scheduled passenger service on behalf of Air Canada with approximately 825 departures per weekday to 84 destinations in Canada and in the United States with a fleet of Canadian-made Bombardier aircraft.

Jazz: Under the Jazz brand, the airline offers charters throughout North America with a dedicated fleet of five Bombardier aircraft for corporate clients, governments, special interest groups and individuals seeking more convenience. Jazz also has the ability to offer airline operators services such as ground handling, dispatching, flight load planning, training and consulting.

SOURCE: CHORUS AVIATION INC.

For further information:

Media Contacts:
Manon Stuart (902) 873-5054 Halifax manon.stuart@flyjazz.ca
Debra Williams (519) 457-8071 London debra.williams@flyjazz.ca

Investor Relations:
(902) 873-5094 investorsinfo@chorusaviation.ca

www.chorusaviation.ca

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